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China, Aliens and Earnings … Oh My!
July 15, 2019 Great StuffI leave for a week … and this is what I come back to? More than one million Facebook Inc. (Nasdaq: FB) users have signed up for a raid on Area 51 in Nevada on September 20. The goal of these intrepid raiders? To “see them aliens.” Has the whole world gone mad? Actual market […]
The Trade War Truce Rally: AMD, Apple, Nvidia and Oil?
July 1, 2019 Great StuffToday’s G-20 rally is no surprise. There was no way President Donald Trump was coming out of the G-20 meeting without a win — one way or another. And he certainly got a win. I’m not talking about the pause in the trade war — that was a given. It fits Trump’s M.O. to a […]
Are You Ready for Another War?
June 18, 2019 Great StuffThere are so many wars right now, I’ve lost count. There’s the U.S.-China trade war. A potential U.S. war with Iran. A war on LGBTQ people. Even a war on Christmas. You might be all warred out, but too bad. There’s yet another war brewing. European Central Bank (ECB) President and amateur Bob Saget impersonator, […]
The FTC Investigates Big Tech Companies Google and Amazon
June 3, 2019 Great StuffBig Tech and the government … they see your every move. Now these two juggernauts of information are going head-to-head in classic trust-busting fashion. The Wall Street Journal reported over the weekend that the Department of Justice (DOJ) has launched two investigations into Alphabet Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG) — aka Google — for antitrust violations. Separately, The Washington Post said […]
Total Eclipse of the Chips
May 19, 2019 Great StuffOnce upon a time there was light in Intel Corp.’s (Nasdaq: INTC) life. Now it’s only falling apart. There’s nothing we can say, CEO Lisa Su’s Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (Nasdaq: AMD) has all the heart. On Tuesday, AMD released its latest line of Ryzen PC central processing units (CPUs) — and a new graphics […]