John Jagerson and Wade Hansen
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Recent Articles

What to Expect From the FOMC Meeting

Sep. 17, 2015, 9:38 am EST – A closer look at what to expect from the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, and what the result might mean for markets. More 

Could Low Bond Prices and High Interest Rates Be Good for Stocks?

Sep. 10, 2015, 11:01 am EST – If the Fed tightens rates in September, it could drive rates high enough to stall growth. And if it doesn't increase rates, investors could take that as a sign of low confidence. Either way, it's a lose-lose situation. More 

Trade of the Day: Apple (AAPL)

Sep. 9, 2015, 9:13 am EST – During the past few years, AAPL stock has not performed well following the company’s annual meeting. More 

Why Volatility Is Good (and Bad) for Oil Trades

Sep. 3, 2015, 10:03 am EST – Volatility is here to stay in the markets, which affords new possibilities for traders, albeit at a higher cost. More 

Trade of the Day: Under Armour (UA)

Sep. 3, 2015, 9:37 am EST – While Under Armour did pull back 20% during the downturn, it is bouncing back quickly. More 

Trade of the Day: Twitter (TWTR)

Aug. 27, 2015, 9:04 am EST – As much as many investors hoped it would be, Twitter (TWTR) is no Facebook (FB). More 

Volatility Indices Say We’re About to Bounce, Not Crash

Aug. 27, 2015, 8:46 am EST – Investors are worried that Monday's crash means an impending recession, but volatility measures suggest a rebound is much more likely. More 

Trade of the Day: Visa (V)

Aug. 20, 2015, 9:46 am EST – From a technical standpoint, we are excited to see that support at about $73 held on the same day Visa went ex-dividend More 

Interpreting Economic and Housing Data for Investors

Aug. 20, 2015, 8:00 am EST – Do you think that economic news and housing data has been encouraging or discouraging? It's all a matter of an investor's perspective. More 

What the Dip in Commodity Stocks Means for the U.S. and China

Aug. 13, 2015, 6:00 am EST – The move to the downside for commodity stocks is a big problem for the broader economies of the U.S., China and Europe for a few reasons. More