Earnings

Qualcomm Is the Future of Technology. Does This Mean You Should Buy?
  • Qualcomm Is the Future of Technology. Does This Mean You Should Buy?

Qualcomm Is the Future of Technology. Does This Mean You Should Buy?

By |May 19th, 2017|

For many investors, when you hear the name Qualcomm (NASDAQ: QCOM) you think back to the heyday of the internet bubble when stock prices shot up if they even mentioned they had anything to do with the internet.

We’ve come a long way since then, but Qualcomm has stayed the course while other firms have […]

Snap Earnings: What You Need to Know
  • Snap Earnings: What You Need to Know

Snap Earnings: What You Need to Know

By |May 11th, 2017|

Yesterday, Snap (NASDAQ: SNAP) reported earnings and it wasn’t pretty. Headlines screamed that the company lost over $2 billion in the first quarter. This sent investors sprinting to the door, selling Snap stock as fast as possible. The result was a 25% drop in the stock price in after hours trading.

But it’s important as […]

U.S. Steel Melted. Is This A Buying Opportunity?
  • U.S. Steel Melted. Is This A Buying Opportunity?

U.S. Steel Melted. Is This a Buying Opportunity?

By |April 28th, 2017|

On Wednesday, U.S. Steel (NYSE: X) reported first quarter earnings and it wasn’t pretty. Investors reacted by dumping the stock as fast as they could. By noon, the stock was down 25% and by the closing bell, it had slumped by 27%. In other words, investors left U.S. Steel stock out to dry.

But is […]

Verizon Missed Estimates: Is it Time to Bail on the Stock?
  • Verizon Missed Estimates: Is it Time to Bail on the Stock?

Verizon Missed Estimates: Is it Time to Bail on the Stock?

By |April 20th, 2017|

On Thursday, Verizon (NYSE: VZ) announced earnings and there were some surprises. And by surprises I mean some not good things. The stock opened down close to 2% and has been struggling to turn positive as investors try to digest the earnings from the telecom giant.

If you are an investor in Verizon or you […]

Expert Stock Picks: Incyte Is on a Roll and Should Be in Your Portfolio
  • Expert Stock Picks: Incyte Is on a Roll and Should Be in Your Portfolio

Expert Stock Picks: Incyte Is on a Roll and Should Be in Your Portfolio

By |April 14th, 2017|

Many investors probably have not heard of Incyte (NASDAQ: INCY) and that is a shame. The stock is up over 80% in the past year and Jim Cramer thinks it can easily go another $60 higher. Should you be as bullish on Incyte as Mr. Cramer? Or are you better off investing elsewhere? Let’s […]

Macy’s Is Struggling, Can You Make Money From It?
  • Macy’s Is Struggling, Can You Make Money From It?

Macy’s Is Struggling, Can You Make Money From It?

By |April 7th, 2017|

Sometimes the perfect time to get into a stock is when there is blood on the floor. And one stock that fits this narrative nicely is Macy’s (NYSE: M). The retailer has been struggling the past couple of years and with the poor retail numbers from the end of 2016, things only became worse […]

Charles Schwab Is the Online Broker to Invest In
  • Charles Schwab Is the Online Broker to Invest In

Charles Schwab Is the Online Broker to Invest In

By |March 31st, 2017|

For many years, when you asked someone to name the best online broker to invest in, many would reply with E*Trade or Scottrade. Rarely was Charles Schwab (NYSE: SCHW) part of the discussion. But times have changed. Now Charles Schwab is not only included in the discussion, but many times, is considered the best […]

Expert Stock Picks: Jim Cramer Thinks You Should Buy Five Below
  • Expert Stock Picks: Jim Cramer Thinks You Should Buy Five Below

Expert Stock Picks: Jim Cramer Thinks You Should Buy Five Below

By |March 24th, 2017|

In a recent post, I talked about the disappointing holiday sales for many retailers and how their stock prices suffered as a result. One stock that I did not mention was Five Below (NASDAQ: FIVE).

On Wednesday, the teen discount retailer reported same store sales growth of 1%. As a result, the stock popped 10%. […]

Johnson and Johnson: The Best Stock for Long Term Investors
  • Johnson and Johnson: The Best Stock for Long Term Investors

Johnson and Johnson: The Best Stock for Long Term Investors

By |March 10th, 2017|

As an investor, most of us want the triple bagger. We want a sizable return on our money and we take calculated risks to get there. But there is something to be learned from the tortoise and the hare fable. As great as a quick return is, sometimes, we need to invest in a […]

Target Corp. | $TGT Stock | Shares Plummet As The Retail Giant Struggles In Q4
  • Target Corp. | $TGT Stock | Shares Plummet As The Retail Giant Struggles In Q4

Target Corp. | $TGT Stock | Shares Plummet As The Retail Giant Struggles In Q4

By |March 1st, 2017|

Target Corp. (NYSE: TGT)
Target Corp. Earnings
No company ever wants to report a bad earnings report, particularly when that company is a publicly traded company that has to report those earnings out to the whole world. However, that is the situation that Target Corp. ($TGT) had to report this morning as it missed its earnings […]