Trading Advice

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

JCPenney: How to Trade JCP Stock After Earnings

It's a big week for retailer earnings, and J C Penney Company Inc is set to report on Wednesday. Here are the levels to watch in JCP stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: KSU Stock on Track to Deliver Continued Profits

A break from a reverse head-and-shoulders targets a move to $135 in Kansas City Southern. Read Article

BABA: Know Your Alibaba Options

There has been intense action since Alibaba (BABA) shares went public back in September, when nearly everyone was calling for a market top. Read Article

Trade of the Day: PowerShares QQQ ETF (QQQ)

Historically, mid-term elections are usually bullish for the stock market, as is the month of November. Read Article

Bed Bath & Beyond Still Can Bubble Higher (BBBY)

Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. is tiring after a steep rally off its June lows, but BBBY stock should resume its uptrend after a quick nap. Read Article