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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 […]
G-20 Weekend: 4 Things You Need to Know
June 28, 2019 Great StuffIt’s G-20 weekend! Aren’t you excited? World leaders are gathering in Osaka, Japan, to discuss how best to take advantage of each other and you, the investor. It’s kind of like Family Feud, except on a global scale. For a closer look at this growing kerfuffle, here’s your Friday Four Play: Russian President Vladimir Putin […]
Trade War Part 2: Interest-Rate Cut Boogaloo
June 5, 2019 Great StuffThe U.S.-China trade war has entered phase 2. The first phase was hiking tariffs and trying to see who would blink first. But neither side blinked. In fact, China called the U.S. on tariffs and backed out of trade negotiations in May amid some pretty strong rhetoric. Now, with both countries feeling the tariff effects, […]
Apple’s Rotten Truth
June 4, 2019 Great StuffApple Inc.’s (Nasdaq: AAPL) iTunes is dead. The iconic music software that helped drive iPod and iPhone sales is on the way out. Eighteen is such a young age to go. *Sniff* But it is a necessary death. iPhone sales have tanked for the past two quarters. Consumers just don’t see the point in paying more […]