John Jagerson and Wade Hansen
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Uncertainty Continues as FOMC Keeps Rates Unchanged

Jul. 29, 2016, 6:15 am EDT – Higher interest rates are good for some companies, while others like lower rates. How do they find the right balance? More 

Trade of the Day: Diamond Offshore Drilling Inc (NYSE:DO)

Jul. 28, 2016, 8:12 am EDT – DO is in a precarious position in the oil industry because of the high costs associated with offshore drilling. More 

Trade of the Day: CurrencyShares Japanese (NYSEARCA:FXY)

Jul. 25, 2016, 8:47 am EDT – We don't believe the Japanese government will enact a 20-trillion JPY fiscal stimulus plan and recommend the CurrencyShares Japanese (FXY) More 

5 Big Earnings Reports Next Week

Jul. 22, 2016, 3:23 pm EDT – Next week several big-time companies release their earnings reports. Here are five of the most compelling reports that should give us an idea of what's to come. More 

Trade of the Day: McDonald’s Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

Jul. 21, 2016, 9:15 am EDT – MCD broke above key resistance at ~$124.50 on July 19, and we anticipate it is going to continue climbing. More 

Trade of the Day: Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL)

Jul. 18, 2016, 8:53 am EDT – If oil simply remains stable, Halliburton Company (NYSE:HAL) broad industry presence and improving margins should help push the stock higher. More 

Trade of the Day: Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE:VZ)

Jul. 12, 2016, 8:48 am EDT – The advantage here isn’t just a technical breakout, Verizon Communications (NYSE:VZ) is both defensive and growth-oriented, which is rare. More 

What the Airlines Can Tell Us About Earnings

Jul. 8, 2016, 1:25 pm EDT – Airline stocks make a good "canary in the coal mine" and point to some continuing headwinds for the S&P 500. More 

Trade of the Day: United Parcel Service, Inc. (NYSE:UPS)

Jul. 8, 2016, 8:56 am EDT – Despite the unusual volatility we are experiencing in the market we're recommending a bullish trade on United Parcel Service (UPS). More 

Trade of the Day: Home Depot Inc (NYSE:HD)

Jul. 5, 2016, 8:37 am EDT – With the yield on the 10-year Treasury dropping to an all-time lows, the fundamental landscape is set up perfectly for Home Depot (NYSE:HD). More