Trading Advice

Apple Inc.: A Breakout in AAPL? Not So Fast, My Friend!

Apple (AAPL) overcame a key area of technical resistance on Wednesday, but while the bulls are cheering, I see reason for caution in Apple stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Pounce on AMGN Stock on a Pullback

A decline to the 200-day moving average would provide an excellent entry point in Amgen, Inc. Read Article

IShares MSCI Brazil Index (ETF): Profit From Pumped-Up EWZ Options

Brazil stocks are smokin' hot right now and options volatility is juiced. Sell EWZ options to capitalize on the expensive credit. Read Article

6 Lessons Learned as a Professional Trader

As the newest member of the Zacks team, I want to start by sharing my 6 Lessons Learned as a Professional Trader with you today... Read Article

Starbucks Corporation: One Analyst’s Downgrade Is Another Investor’s Opportunity (SBUX)

Starbucks suffered a price cut on a analyst downgrade. Use this as an opportunity to profit from a stale cup of coffee. Read Article

Facebook Inc Stock: It May Be Time to Like FB Again, Short-Term

While still leary of the valuation in Facebook stock, shorter-term technicals may be saying the FB selloff has ended. Read Article

Netflix, Inc.: Trade NFLX and Chill Ahead of Earnings Breakout

Rumors of Disney buying Netflix have sent traders in a frenzy, and NFLX could see a major breakout ahead of a crowd-pleasing earnings report. Read Article

Amazon.com, Inc.: Go Shopping in AMZN on the Cheap With a Call Spread

Amazon stock is preparing for its earnings announcement. Embrace the potential strength with an AMZN call spread for BIG profits. Read Article

Market Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH): It’s Breakout Time

Tuesday's big rally in oil broke the Market Vectors Oil Services ETF (OIH) past technical resistance. Here's the next upside target. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (NYSE:WMT)

Shares of Wal-Mart Stores (WMT) could be on the verge of falling below their 50-day moving average as long as $69 holds. Read Article

3 Big Stock Charts for Wednesday: Alcoa Inc (AA), JPMorgan Chase & Co. (JPM) and ConocoPhillips (COP)

Expect JPMorgan Chase (JPM) and Alcoa (AA) to trade on earnings fallout, while ConocoPhillips (COP) could find itself in a long-term uptrend. Read Article

Trade of the Day: ABX Stock is My No. 1 Gold Miner

Following a big run, a pullback may offer a good entry point in Barrick Gold Corporation (USA). Read Article

Embrace the Leverage in NUGT to Go for the Gold

Gold is en vogue once more, and gold mining stocks are all the rage. Here are the levels to watch for in NUGT. Read Article

Under Armour Inc: UA Stock Pain Can Yield Definite Gains

Even if I missed Under Armour's drop from $46 per share, I could still short UA from here in a way that is almost guaranteed to deliver results. Read Article

Freeport-McMoRan Inc: FCX Stock Ready for Another Leg Higher

Join the commodity comeback with a call spread in Freeport McMoRan. Triple digit returns await if FCX stock pops again. Read Article

Lululemon Athletica inc.: Stretch Into LULU With Some ‘Downward Dog’ Insurance

Recent earnings strength and now a tumble lower, sets up a less sweaty vertical spread for LULU bulls Read Article

SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD): Gold Is Regaining Its Luster

The dollar is weakening, so expect the SPDR Gold Trust (ETF) (GLD) to break out sooner than later -- and position yourself with this setup. Read Article

Don’t Bet on a BAC Stock Rally: 2 Trades for Bank of America Corp Earnings

No Fed rate hikes means poor earnings and revenue guidance for Bank of America. The path of least resistance lies lower for BAC stock. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Noble Corporation Ordinary Shares (UK) (NYSE:NE)

A bullish Continuation Wedge tells traders that after a brief interruption Noble Corporation (NE) is set to resume its prior uptrend. Read Article

57 Trades To Make Today on the Dip

During these times it pays to stay on top of the latest profit opportunities. Today's blog post is a great place to start with these 57 trades to consider Read Article