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Beyond’s Janky Jerky; Meta’s Content Con; Ford’s Footing Falters
January 20, 2022 Great StuffThe Misery Of Meatless Mimicry Mockeries I hope you brought your appetites, Great Ones — and strap on those feed bags! Pea-rice-potato burgers are back on the menu. Umm … can I politely decline? Don’t worry about being polite; not even an empty stomach could get me to savor the news Beyond Meat (Nasdaq: ) […]
Beware the Stock Market’s Growth Stock SaleWhen it comes to toying with your emotions, there’s probably no place worse than the stock market. That’s because our instincts and built-in tendencies serve us poorly as investors. There’s even a growing field to study and explain these “behavioral biases.” Some are well-documented, like herding. That’s where investors just follow what everyone else is doing (which is a bad idea, of course).But there’s another instinct I’m seeing a lot more of lately. And like all the others we fall prey to, when followed blindly, it can do real damage to your portfolio. That is: the urge to buy something on sale.
Illumina’s Glow-Up; Rivian Retreats & Sound The Taco Bell
January 11, 2022 Great StuffBiotech: It’s What’s For Breakfast Goooooood mooooorning, Great Ones! I hope your appetites are as big as those bright, beaming eyes … it’s breakfast time! Great Stuff, it’s like … five o’clock in the evening? You doin’ okay? Writing on an empty stomach again? Wall Street’s been in an Early Bird Special mood so far […]
This Income Strategy Crushes Dividend Stocks’ ReturnsHolding dividend stocks is just one income strategy. And it’s my least favorite.
Simmer-Down Sunday: Something Taxing This Way Comes
January 9, 2022 Great StuffThe Taxman Cometh Let me tell you how 2022 will be! One meme for you, nineteen for me? Pssh, let’s not get meme-greedy now. This is Great Stuff — y’all know there are enough memes to go around! And around, and around, and around… Besides, I’m not the taxman … just a messenger. And I […]