Latest Articles in Stocks

  • Tech Today: Google's Record Fine, Dumping Broadcom, Twitter, ASML Surges
    on July 18, 2018 at 7:06 pm

    Here are some things going on today in 160 the world of tech Here are some things going on today in 160 the world of techHere are some things going on today in the world of tech Alphabet 160 Up Despite 160 4 3 Billion EU FineAlphabet Up Despite 4 3 Billion EU Fine Shares of […]

  • Why Windstream Holdings and Uniti Group Shares Crashed Today
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:09 pm

    What happened In response to a research report from Citigroup that covered both tickers shares of Windstream Holdings NASDAQ WIN and Uniti Group NASDAQ UNIT plunged on Wednesday morning Windstream shares fell as much as 14 7 while the stock of the regional telecom […]

  • Elon Musk Reveals Plan for Tesla's First Foreign Car Factory
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:09 pm

    In this segment from MarketFoolery host Mac Greer is joined by analyst Aaron Bush to assess Tesla s NASDAQ TSLA announcement that it will build cars in China Given the high tariffs that nation has imposed on imported cars it just raised them to 40 this […]

  • Here's Why Coherus Biosciences Rose Over 21% Today
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    What happened Shares of Coherus Biosciences NASDAQ CHRS are soaring higher today after the biopharma company disclosed through an SEC filing that it s one step closer to receiving marketing approval in the European Union for its first clinical product At the Committ […]

  • Wells Fargo Second-Quarter Earnings Recap
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    Wells Fargo NYSE WFC 160 recently reported second quarter earnings that didn t live up to investors already modest expectations In this clip from Industry Focus Financials host Michael Douglass and Fool com contributor Matt Frankel give an overview of the bank […]

  • Citigroup Earnings: The Good and the Bad
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    Citigroup NYSE C isn t exactly the big loser of earnings season in the banking industry but it certainly isn t a standout either In this clip from Industry Focus Financials host Michael Douglass and Fool com contributor Matt Frankel give a rundown of the good […]

  • Prime Day 2018: Another Big Win for Amazon
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    Amazon com NASDAQ AMZN confirmed Wednesday morning that its 2018 Prime Day was a major success boasting more sales than any other shopping event in the company s history Of course the success of last year s Prime Day and the company s overall momentum recently meant […]

  • JPMorgan Chase Earnings Show Why the Bank Is Best-in-Breed
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    JPMorgan Chase NYSE JPM 160 is often considered the best of the big banks and its second quarter earnings report shows why In this segment from Industry Focus Financials host Michael Douglass and Fool com contributor Matt Frankel discuss why JPMorgan Chase is […]

  • Bank of America's Stellar Second-Quarter Earnings
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    Bank of America NYSE BAC has been the best turnaround story in the banking industry in the post financial crisis years and its second quarter earnings show that things are still moving in the right direction In this segment from Industry Focus Financials […]

  • Financial Survival And Recovery From Divorce: Asset Allocation Daily
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:06 pm

    By SA For FAs BySA For FAs Gold GoldGold Retail RetailRetail Headlines about the death of the American shopping mall have become so common that the phrase retail apocalypse has its own Wikipedia page But this is a death wrongly foretold and that creates investment […]

Latest Articles in Investing Ideas

  • This Retailer Among Our 4 Momentum Stocks to Watch
    on July 18, 2018 at 5:14 pm

    Today’s top charts to watch include a specialty retailer and an e-commerce company in addition to two drug makers. Abercrombie & Fitch Co. ( ANF ) gained 79 cents to $26.36 on 1.3 million shares Tuesday on no news.   The stock, which is in a 1-year up-channel, tested rising trend line support in early June and again […]

  • New Strong Buy Stocks for July 18th
    on July 18, 2018 at 5:09 pm

    Here are 5 stocks added to the Zacks Rank 1 Strong Buy List today Dillard s Inc DDS This company that operates retail department stores has seen the Zacks Consensus Estimate for its current year earnings increasing 3 4 over the last 60 days Dillard s Inc Price and […]

  • Hancock Whitney Breaks Above 200-Day Moving Average - Bullish for HWC
    on July 18, 2018 at 5:07 pm

    In trading on Wednesday shares of Hancock Whitney Corp Symbol HWC crossed above their 200 day moving average of 50 97 changing hands as high as 51 75 per share Hancock Whitney Corp shares are currently trading up about 4 8 on the day The chart below shows the one year performance of […]

  • Dow Analyst Moves: CAT
    on July 18, 2018 at 5:07 pm

    The latest tally of analyst opinions from the major brokerage houses shows that among the 30 stocks making up the Dow Jones Industrial Average Caterpillar CAT is the 16 analyst pick Within the broader S amp P 500 when components were ranked in terms of analyst favorites CAT claims […]

  • T-Mobile US Breaks Below 200-Day Moving Average - Notable for TMUS
    on July 18, 2018 at 5:07 pm

    In trading on Wednesday shares of T Mobile US Inc Symbol TMUS crossed below their 200 day moving average of 60 90 changing hands as low as 60 61 per share T Mobile US Inc shares are currently trading off about 0 9 on the day The chart below shows the one year performance of TMUS […]

  • China Southern Airlines is Now Oversold (ZNH)
    on July 18, 2018 at 5:06 pm

    Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy and be greedy when others are fearful One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index or RSI which measures momentum on […]

  • 58.com Enters Oversold Territory (WUBA)
    on July 18, 2018 at 5:06 pm

    Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy and be greedy when others are fearful One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index or RSI which measures momentum on […]

  • China Unicom is Now Oversold (CHU)
    on July 18, 2018 at 5:06 pm

    Legendary investor Warren Buffett advises to be fearful when others are greedy and be greedy when others are fearful One way we can try to measure the level of fear in a given stock is through a technical analysis indicator called the Relative Strength Index or RSI which measures momentum on […]

  • Dow Movers: CVX, WBA
    on July 18, 2018 at 4:09 pm

    In early trading on Wednesday shares of Walgreens Boots Alliance WBA topped the list of the day s best performing Dow Jones Industrial Average components trading up 1 5 Year to date Walgreens Boots Alliance has lost about 8 3 of its value And the worst performing Dow […]

  • S&P 500 Movers: CLX, GWW
    on July 18, 2018 at 4:09 pm

    In early trading on Wednesday shares of W W Grainger GWW topped the list of the day s best performing components of the S amp P 500 index trading up 9 0 Year to date W W Grainger registers a 40 6 gain And the worst performing S amp P 500 component thus far on the day is […]

Investing in Stocks

  • Tech Today: Google's Record Fine, Dumping Broadcom, Twitter, ASML Surges
    on July 18, 2018 at 7:06 pm

    Here are some things going on today in 160 the world of tech Here are some things going on today in 160 the world of techHere are some things going on today in the world of tech Alphabet 160 Up Despite 160 4 3 Billion EU FineAlphabet Up Despite 4 3 Billion EU Fine Shares of […]

  • Why Windstream Holdings and Uniti Group Shares Crashed Today
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:09 pm

    What happened In response to a research report from Citigroup that covered both tickers shares of Windstream Holdings NASDAQ WIN and Uniti Group NASDAQ UNIT plunged on Wednesday morning Windstream shares fell as much as 14 7 while the stock of the regional telecom […]

  • Elon Musk Reveals Plan for Tesla's First Foreign Car Factory
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:09 pm

    In this segment from MarketFoolery host Mac Greer is joined by analyst Aaron Bush to assess Tesla s NASDAQ TSLA announcement that it will build cars in China Given the high tariffs that nation has imposed on imported cars it just raised them to 40 this […]

  • Here's Why Coherus Biosciences Rose Over 21% Today
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    What happened Shares of Coherus Biosciences NASDAQ CHRS are soaring higher today after the biopharma company disclosed through an SEC filing that it s one step closer to receiving marketing approval in the European Union for its first clinical product At the Committ […]

  • Wells Fargo Second-Quarter Earnings Recap
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    Wells Fargo NYSE WFC 160 recently reported second quarter earnings that didn t live up to investors already modest expectations In this clip from Industry Focus Financials host Michael Douglass and Fool com contributor Matt Frankel give an overview of the bank […]

  • Citigroup Earnings: The Good and the Bad
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    Citigroup NYSE C isn t exactly the big loser of earnings season in the banking industry but it certainly isn t a standout either In this clip from Industry Focus Financials host Michael Douglass and Fool com contributor Matt Frankel give a rundown of the good […]

  • Prime Day 2018: Another Big Win for Amazon
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    Amazon com NASDAQ AMZN confirmed Wednesday morning that its 2018 Prime Day was a major success boasting more sales than any other shopping event in the company s history Of course the success of last year s Prime Day and the company s overall momentum recently meant […]

  • JPMorgan Chase Earnings Show Why the Bank Is Best-in-Breed
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    JPMorgan Chase NYSE JPM 160 is often considered the best of the big banks and its second quarter earnings report shows why In this segment from Industry Focus Financials host Michael Douglass and Fool com contributor Matt Frankel discuss why JPMorgan Chase is […]

  • Bank of America's Stellar Second-Quarter Earnings
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:08 pm

    Bank of America NYSE BAC has been the best turnaround story in the banking industry in the post financial crisis years and its second quarter earnings show that things are still moving in the right direction In this segment from Industry Focus Financials […]

  • Financial Survival And Recovery From Divorce: Asset Allocation Daily
    on July 18, 2018 at 6:06 pm

    By SA For FAs BySA For FAs Gold GoldGold Retail RetailRetail Headlines about the death of the American shopping mall have become so common that the phrase retail apocalypse has its own Wikipedia page But this is a death wrongly foretold and that creates investment […]

Basics of Investing

  • What First Time Investors Can Expect
    on July 16, 2018 at 5:29 pm

    By Kevin Simpson How do you invest? Learning to invest takes some practice and practical hands-on application before you master it. Before you get going, here are some tips on what to expect: Tax Implications When you work, you get paid for your work and the government takes a portion of that income throug […]

  • Beware of Bad Stops
    on June 28, 2018 at 3:13 pm

    Stops are one of the most important forces in forex trading, both where the market places its stops and where you place yours. In this article, I will focus on where to place your stop. There are several ways traders place stops. Some base it on the amount they are willing to lose on a trade. Others base it on t […]

  • How To Research A Stock To Buy: 4 Things To Look For
    on June 27, 2018 at 3:44 pm

    Shutterstock photo There are many things that pique an investor’s interest in a stock. It could be an article on the internet, or a segment on business TV. Or it could be that they notice a new product or service that they think will be a big success and look for the company behind it. Whatever firsts grabs […]

  • What Is A Stock Market Index, And Why Do Investors Watch Stock Indices?
    on June 25, 2018 at 2:22 pm

    Shutterstock photo The nature of my job means that I follow the stock market closely, but it also means that I tend to do so through individual stocks rather than indices (if you're wondering, by the way, about the usage of "indices" versus "indexes," check out this article ). That is why, when I read on […]

  • Investing FAQs: 10 Common Questions Answered
    on June 21, 2018 at 2:44 pm

    By Kevin Simpson Investing can be daunting for newcomers who are unfamiliar with financial terms or who rely upon the bad advice or experiences of other novice investors. If you want to grow your hard-earned money through investing but are unsure how and where to begin, here are the answers to 10 frequently […]

  • 5 Reasons Why Your Portfolio Isn't Performing Well
    on June 18, 2018 at 5:46 pm

    By Joe Allaria, CFP® If you’ve been an investor for a while, you’ve probably experienced times where your investment strategy didn’t seem to work like you thought it would. Maybe your strategy didn’t perform as well as the  Dow Jones  or  S&P 500 , or maybe you simply unperformed your neighbor’s portfolio. Wer […]

  • Helpful Hints for Successfully Selecting Stocks
    on June 12, 2018 at 2:02 pm

    By Russell Wayne, CFP® Although many people are content to confine their investing to funds—both open-end mutual and exchange-traded—there are many others intent on working their way through the mountain of publicly available information to zero in on investments that may be worth adding to their portfolios. […]

  • Be an Investor, Not a Speculator
    on June 7, 2018 at 2:31 pm

    By Timothy Bock Many people are hesitant to invest in the stock market because they consider it similar to gambling. With volatility on the rise in our current climate, even investors are pausing to consider the risk they are taking with their investments. The idea of losing more than they can afford to […]

  • What Golf Can Teach Us About Investing
    on May 29, 2018 at 7:02 pm

    By Chad Rixse, CRPS® If you’ve ever watched professional golf or played golf yourself, you know it can be a challenging and competitive game. So much can go wrong so quickly, and the margin for error is slim. To be successful in golf, there’s a number of skills to master that are similar to the skills you should […]

  • How to Uncover Hidden Investment Fees
    on May 23, 2018 at 2:14 pm

    By Rick Kahler, CFP®, ChFC Before you put money into an investment, you need to know how the fees associated with the investment will affect your returns. Unfortunately, discovering what those fees are isn't always easy. Here are some suggestions for how to research and be prepared to talk to your financia […]