Trading Advice

MasterCard Inc: Charge Higher With MA Stock

The trend in MasterCard is soundly up, and seasonality also should provide a tailwind for bullish plays on MA stock. Read Article

Are You Ready to Trade Shanghai Stocks?

With Stock Connect, foreign retail investors are getting first-time access to the Shanghai Stock Exchange. But they can't ignore the risks unique to China. Read Article

Home Depot: Handle HD Stock With Care Before Earnings

The Home Depot, Inc. doesn't have a ton of upside potential going into earnings, but any trades focusing on HD stock still should point north. Read Article

Trade of the Day: GoldCorp (GG)

Unfortunately for gold-bugs, the dollar has remained very strong and inflation isn’t rising. The sector is weak, the metal is still above long-term support levels, and we expect that some of the most troubled stocks over the last two years will take another dive to the downside. Read Article

Walmart: Should You Buy or Short WMT Stock?

Wal-Mart Stores, Inc., like many of its large-cap brethren, continues to push to higher highs. However, WMT stock currently looks stretched. Read Article

Trade of the Day: SinoCoking Coal and Coke Chemical (SCOK)

At the Nov. 12 close, Profit Scanner identified two intermediate-term bullish patterns on the chart for SCOK. Read Article

URBN Stock: 2 Ways to Express Your Inner Bull

Urban Outfitters, Inc., is in the process of rebounding, giving these two plays on URBN stock more of a chance ahead of earnings. Read Article

Dow Chemical Co: DOW Stock Looks Sluggish

Dow Chemical Co rallied sharply in recent weeks, but DOW stock is struggling to overcome a technically important resistance area. A short trade might be brewing. Read Article

Bank a Triple-Digit Return on GoPro Stock (GPRO)

The charts of GoPro Inc (GPRO) show a stock that's preparing to spring. Play this options trade on GoPro stock to capitalize. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Twitter (TWTR)

The CEO of TWTR, Dick Costolo, has been coming under fire. Read Article

Nordstrom, Inc. Should Clear a Low Bar (JWN)

Nordstrom, Inc. should have little trouble topping low earnings expectations. As such, consider this contrarian trade on JWN stock. Read Article

3 Blue-Chip Stocks Ripe for Options Trades

With earnings out of the way, now's the time to trade blue-chip stocks MasterCard Inc (MA), Whole Foods Market, Inc. (WFM) and 3M Co (MMM). Read Article

Bank of America: Put BAC Stock on Your Radar

After a steep rally, Bank of America Corp shouldn't be chased higher ... but you should put BAC stock on your radar. Read Article

WMT: 2 Options Trades on Walmart Stock

With Walmart earnings on deck, here are two ways to trade WMT stock heading into the report. Read Article

Buy the Dip in Japanese Stocks (DXJ)

Japanese stocks have cooled following the BoJ's stimulus announcement. The WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (DXJ) now looks ready to buy. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Alcoa (AA)

My Trader’s Advantage subscribers have had good luck lately with retailers, health care, transports and industrials -- and today I’m recommending a trade that is closely related to the latter two groups in particular. Read Article