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Sell These Healthcare Middlemen About to Get Amazoned

Sell These Healthcare Middlemen About to Get Amazoned

A few weeks ago, I told you about the announcement from Amazon.com (Nasdaq: AMZN) that it was joining forces with JPMorgan and Warren Buffett’s Berkshire Hathaway to disrupt the healthcare industry. More specifically, the venture is being aimed at the many middlemen in the U.S. healthcare industry including insurance companies and pharmacy benefit management companies. […]

Dump These Healthcare Stocks Getting Amazoned

Dump These Healthcare Stocks Getting Amazoned

Amazon.com (Nasdaq: AMZN) has often been referred to as the ‘Death Star’. In Star Wars, this was the ultimate weapon, capable of destroying an entire planet. Not a bad analogy, considering Amazon’s ability to totally disrupt the existing order of entire industries. Next on the list of industries to be disrupted looks to be healthcare, […]

3 Companies Working to Destroy the Blockchain

3 Companies Working to Destroy the Blockchain

It pays sometimes to listen what comes out of the annual meeting of the world’s elite at Davos, Switzerland. This year was a prime example. Satya Nadella, the CEO of Microsoft (Nasdaq: MSFT), gave the stark warning that the world is rapidly “running out of computing capacity”. He added that Moore’s Law – the maxim […]

The Tax Cut May Not Deliver All Its Promises

The Tax Cut May Not Deliver All Its Promises

A basic truth in life is that, if it sounds too good to be true, it usually isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. The same applies to investing. You have probably heard how great the tax cut will be for companies across the board. Well, ‘warts’ are already appearing on the tax cut front. […]

3 Stocks for Real Blockchain Investors, Not Speculators

3 Stocks for Real Blockchain Investors, Not Speculators

The latest buzzword on Wall Street is blockchain. There is a logic to the interest since the research firm Markets & Markets forecast that the market for blockchain-related products and services will reach $7.7 billion in 2022. The market for such products was a mere $242 million in 2016. That has led investors to jumping […]

3 Stocks Taking Off From Trump’s Tax Cuts

3 Stocks Taking Off From Trump’s Tax Cuts

The cut in the U.S. corporate tax rate from 35% to 21% is supposed to do everything from juicing the U.S. economy to levels not seen in decades to enriching both shareholders and consumers alike. But the reality is likely to be quite different. The first thing it will bring is a muddied fourth quarter […]

3 Winning Tech Stocks from the Consumer Electronics Show

3 Winning Tech Stocks from the Consumer Electronics Show

It’s always interesting to see what technologies are highlighted at the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. I use it, and so should you, as an insight into the next possible investable technology trends. After all, the U.S. consumer electronics industry’s revenues in 2018 are expected to come in at about $351 billion […]

Safety, Income, Growth… And a Compelling Comeback Story

Safety, Income, Growth… And a Compelling Comeback Story

With 2018 just over a week old, many investors will have set about rebalancing their portfolios for the year. Don’t worry… this isn’t another asset allocation article that you can find anywhere. Everyone knows you should have a mix of stocks, bonds, precious metals, and cash. The weighting of each class is largely determined by […]