2 Reasons You Need to Dump Apple Now

2 Reasons You Need to Dump Apple Now

Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) just set a record for the most profitable quarter in the company’s history. Not surprising since Apple executives said in November that they were expecting its “biggest quarter ever” and a return to double-digit revenue growth for the first time in years. But not all is well with the world’s largest company […]

Make Over 200% On This Volatility Trade Nobody Expected

Make Over 200% On This Volatility Trade Nobody Expected

There’s a famous Monty Python skit from the 70’s where, out of nowhere, three men dressed up like medieval Catholic priests jump into a room shouting “Nobody expects the Spanish Inquisition!”. Of course it was very much in line with the sort of random and absurd humor Monty Python is famous for. I tend to […]

Where to Invest For the Next Correction.

Where to Invest For the Next Correction.

My grandfather, William Paul Smith was an ordinary dairy farmer with a degree in common sense. One of his favorite sayings was, “It’s the same thing, only different.” 70 years ago, he warned me not to throw rocks at a wasps’ nest. As I cried and put ice on the sting, he explained what happened always happens […]

Tech’s “Silent Partner” Poised to Outperform Apple, Facebook, and Google. Here’s why.

Tech’s “Silent Partner” Poised to Outperform Apple, Facebook, and Google. Here’s why.

What a week for technology stocks. It’s not often you get powerhouses like Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL), Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN), Alphabet Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG), Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT), and Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) all reporting their quarterly earnings in the same week… but that’s exactly what’s happening this week. Given that “technology stocks have […]

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 […]

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A Big Bank Trade Moving Into Earnings

As an options trader, earnings season is often one of the most enjoyable times to trade. During the heavy earnings periods, you often see plenty of large moves in individual stocks (for obvious reasons). Options can be a good way to capitalize off those big moves. However, the biggest challenge with using options for earnings […]