John Jagerson and Wade Hansen
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Trade of the Day: Alcoa (AA)

Feb. 11, 2015, 9:03 am EDT – Alcoa reported earnings last month and took a bit of a beating following its report. More 

3 Factors That Drive Gold Prices

Feb. 5, 2015, 1:45 pm EDT – Investors who understand what variables are important in moving gold prices will be ready to take advantage when gold breaks out of its downward consolidation pattern -- a pattern than may be ready to break. More 

Trade of the Day: Costco (COST)

Feb. 5, 2015, 10:01 am EDT – We like Costco because it is taking advantage of its strong cash-flow to return value to shareholders. More 

3 Issues Hurting the Housing Sector

Jan. 29, 2015, 10:20 am EDT – A decline in the housing sector isn’t necessarily an economy-killer, but it would certainly point towards some rocky expectations for 2015, which is why it’s such an important indicator. More 

Trade of the Day: UUP Has Nowhere to Go but Up

Jan. 29, 2015, 2:24 am EDT – Jump on the accelerating bullish trend in PowerShares DB US Dollar Index Bullish ETF. More 

Trade of the Day: Avon (AVP)

Jan. 26, 2015, 9:32 am EDT – Avon has had its share of issues over the past few years. We think the stock will lose the gains from Thursday and fall through support before earnings next month. More 

Will Central Banks Stimulate the Global Economy?

Jan. 23, 2015, 6:00 am EDT – We’ve got a ways to go before we’re out of the woods as a global economy, but stock prices are poised to continue their bullish ascent in the meantime. More 

Trade of the Day: Market Vectors Russia ETF (RSX)

Jan. 21, 2015, 8:37 am EDT – We like a new bearish position in RSX here as a play on instability in Europe and the potential for further declines in energy. More 

Low Oil Prices Are the Biggest Risk to Banks Right Now

Jan. 14, 2015, 11:30 am EDT – Without accelerating growth or rising interest rates, we think the odds are stacked against the financial sector this earnings season because of low oil prices. More 

Trade of the Day: Molson Coors Brewing Co. (TAP)

Jan. 14, 2015, 9:36 am EDT – Traders could certainly buy Molson Coors stock for the breakout, but we prefer the opportunity in options. More