Technology Trends

AAPL and TSLA Stock Splits Attract Low Information Investors

AAPL and TSLA Stock Splits Attract Low Information Investors

Recent stock split announcements by Apple and Tesla have lit a fire under the companies’ share prices. I suspect that many investors scooping up the shares are not aware of exactly how the splits will work. I am curious about how new-to-the-stock market investors will react when they discover that post-split their holdings are not […]

Trading Options On The “Next Tesla”

Trading Options On The “Next Tesla”

In a year of unpredictable market action, perhaps the most eye-opening moves are occurring in electric vehicle (EV) stocks. EV companies like TSLA are all the rage right now. Just about any stock that has some relationship to electric vehicles sees a ton of action (in the stock and the options). Just look at what […]

Is AMD Going To Continue To Surge?

Is AMD Going To Continue To Surge?

Despite a global pandemic and worldwide civil unrest, stocks have mostly gone up. The exuberance of investors is impressive, if perhaps misplaced. It certainly remains to be seen if the gains can hold up when the expected second wave of COVID-19 hits in the fall. Despite the large move in stocks (the Nasdaq just hit […]

Trade of the Week: Slack

Trade of the Week: Slack

One of the big trends in stocks is buying companies that are likely to thrive in a work-from-home environment.  With many offices closed and employees working remotely, companies like Slack (WORK) stand to gain a lot of business.  Slack allows coworkers to communicate with each other individually or in groups, along with the ability to […]

Trade of the Week: Zoom

Trade of the Week: Zoom

One of the primary beneficiaries to the stay-at-home revolution brought on by COVID-19 is the video communication industry. In particular, Zoom Video Communication (ZM) has been on a tear in recent weeks as more and more people use the product for meetings, discussions, and chats. ZM was trading at new highs when Facebook (FB) announced […]