John Jagerson and Wade Hansen
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The FOMC Changes Wording, Not Rates

Mar. 19, 2015, 1:35 pm EDT – The fact that the FOMC doesn’t have a set date to raise rates but is going to take a “wait-and-see approach” instead has given traders confidence that the weak economic data we’ve been seeing lately may cause the Fed to sit on its hands for a while. More 

Trade of the Day: Amazon (AMZN)

Mar. 18, 2015, 9:13 am EDT – We anticipate Amazon will drop to near-term support . More 

Beware of Uncertainty Creeping Back Into the Market

Mar. 12, 2015, 7:00 pm EDT – We aren’t ready to give up on the bull market by any means, but these problems may keep the major stock indices channel-bound in the short term. More 

Trade of the Day: AutoNation (AN)

Mar. 12, 2015, 8:53 am EDT – The high-tech equipment and computers on modern cars have reduced competitive threats to AutoNation and opened up new opportunities. More 

What Do Utility and Energy Stocks Show About the Market?

Mar. 5, 2015, 6:00 am EDT – Based on this divergence between those sectors that tend to do well during economic expansions and those that tend to under-perform -- namely utilities -- we anticipate more bullishness to come. More 

Trade of the Day: Lithia Motors (LAD)

Mar. 4, 2015, 9:30 am EDT – We expect Lithia Motors stock to rise. More 

3 Bullish Buying Opportunities to Seize Now

Feb. 26, 2015, 11:10 am EDT – Take a look around the market at a few different stocks we think are particularly well-positioned to benefit if the market continues to move higher. More 

Trade of the Day: Qualcomm (QCOM)

Feb. 17, 2015, 9:11 am EDT – Phones are getting cheaper, and alternative processors are getting better. This creates a problem for QCOM. More 

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