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Retail Weeps, China Creeps, Bankers Beat and Testing Sleeps
May 15, 2020 Great StuffFriday Four Play: You Down With PPT? Holy cats! It was one busy Friday. I mean, we had a literal smorgasbord of market-moving data … all in one day: Consumer spending set another record in April, plunging 16.4%. President Trump blocked semiconductor shipments to Huawei. China threatened to activate its “unreliable entity list.” Trump questioned […]
Why Netflix Options Are a Better Buy Than NFLX StockStreaming TV giant Netflix reported earnings on Wednesday after the market closed. It crushed analysts’ estimated earnings per share (EPS) by 41%. The market was thrilled — and it rewarded the stock. Shares were up 8% on Thursday morning. That’s fantastic! If you owned 100 shares of Netflix, your $28,628 grew to $30,449 overnight. But as great as that surge was … Netflix investors could have made even more money.
Robinhood Ain’t Got Nothing on the Fed’s Cheat Codes
November 7, 2019 Great StuffThe Fed will always save the day, unless you’re an individual investor … then it’s bug-squishing time.
The $1 Billion 5G Deal With Intel Won’t Save Apple
July 23, 2019 Great StuffWe get some interesting mail here at Great Stuff. You never know what’s going to show up in the GreatStuffToday@banyanhill.com inbox. I’ve seen everything from stock advice to insults to poetry. After last week’s Reader Feedback issue, I received a rather interesting question from Edward M.: In 30 years of financial writing, an economics writer […]
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 […]