Time to Buy on Weakness in Lithium Stocks

Time to Buy on Weakness in Lithium Stocks

Investors may want to buy weakness in lithium stocks, like Albemarle (ALB). Sure, Goldman Sachs said it expects for lithium prices to fall about 10% this year. Then, by next year, the firm believes lithium could fall about 73%. But that’s not going to happen. The world wants to put millions of electric vehicles on […]

Dec 14, 2019 San Jose / CA / USA - NIO ES8 electric SUV displayed in front of NIO headquarters; NIO is a Chinese automobile manufacturer specializing in developing electric autonomous vehicles

Electric Vehicle Stocks Like NIO Poised to Take Off

Just look at Nio (NIO), an electric vehicle stock, which just reported strong deliveries. In fact, for May 2022, the company delivered 7,024 vehicles, of which 5,317 were premium smart electric SUVs, including 746 ES8s, 2,936 ES6s and 1,635 EC6s. Nio also sold 1,707 ET7s, its flagship premium smart electric sedan. Nio’s cumulative deliveries as […]

One REIT to Buy Now

One REIT to Buy Now

Self-storage real estate investment trusts (REITs) own, operate, and manage mini-warehouse storage facilities at which people pay to store items they do not need immediately, but do not want to discard. Recently, investors have not stored these shares for safekeeping in their portfolio. Instead, they have sent the stocks of self-storage operators straight to the […]

How Much Higher Can Stocks Go This Month?

How Much Higher Can Stocks Go This Month?

After some bearish behavior in early May… We’ve seen a snapback rally to close out the month… but how high could this rally go?  I’ve seen this type of pattern happen many times in my career.  In this short 3-minute video, I’ll breakdown what I see, plus how much higher potentially this rally could go.  […]

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The Next Winner From the U.S. LNG Sector

As I told you in early March and again in April, the war in Ukraine has put a lot of focus on the global energy markets, especially the market for liquified natural gas (LNG). Traders from the usual leading buyers of LNG globally—the Asian countries of China, Japan and South Korea—have been forced to compete […]

Top-Rated Monthly Income Stock on Sale

Top-Rated Monthly Income Stock on Sale

In a market like this, share prices are down across the board, and high-quality monthly income stocks become great bargains for investors focused on the long term. While there are many choices for income investors to grab a great deal on dividend-paying stocks, I like to use these market correction opportunities to pick up shares […]

Sell Calls on Your Portfolio, Not Your Individual Names

Sell Calls on Your Portfolio, Not Your Individual Names

I’m continuing to pound the table on the idea of selling options to generate income with volatility at its current level. The Cboe Volatility Index (VIX) continues to hover around 30, which is creating very interesting opportunities in options. Most everyone owns stocks. Therefore, the risk we all share is that the equity market could […]

A Cheap Way To Hedge Stock Market Risk

A Cheap Way To Hedge Stock Market Risk

Options are commonly used as hedging instruments, especially options on indexes and ETFs.  The iShares MSCI EAFE ETF (EFA) is a popular asset allocation ETF which invests in stocks in developed countries ex US.  As such, it makes for a good product to hedge with (using options), since it tracks the global equities market fairly […]

OXFORD, UK - DECEMBER 5th 2016: Snapchat logos printed onto paper. Snapchat is a popular social media application for sharing messages, images and videos

Trade of the Week: SNAP

Last week was a tough one for social media company Snap (SNAP), which missed badly on guidance. The company warned of challenging macroeconomic conditions ahead and the stock dropped over 40% the next day. The following day, the stock gained 10%, and a large investor bought 10,000 January SNAP calls. This seemingly very bullish trade […]

How to Fix Your 401(k) Results Today

How to Fix Your 401(k) Results Today

It doesn’t take much time on Google before you find headlines like these: The Last Thing the Polarized US Needs Is a Spike in Food Prices and a Collapse In 401(k)s… It’ll Probably Get Both (source) Financial expert urges caution as $7T stock market slump sends 401(k)s tanking and some joke their retirement accounts are […]