Trading Advice

3 Ways to Trade Toll Brothers Ahead of Earnings (TOL)

Toll Brothers usually doesn't mess around when it comes to earnings reports, so traders would be better off siding with TOL stock before its announcement. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Rubicon Technology (RBCN)

I’m looking at Rubicon as a “safer” and “cheaper” way to play the sapphire glass demand. Read Article

3 Covered Calls for September Income

Covered calls on blue-chips like Home Depot (HD), BP (BP) and Visa (V) provide you with "bonus" dividends throughout the year. Read Article

Buy the Dips in Resilient Goldman Sachs

Financials have participated nicely in this recent stock rally, and among them is GS stock, which is coiling up for a move to $200. Read Article

Small-Cap Biotech Could Soar 25% or More

BioDelivery Sciences (BDSI) broke out from a right triangle and double-top on high volume. Read Article

Play BIG Stock’s Run at All-Time Highs

Judging from BIG stock’s sentiment backdrop and options activity, many investors are expecting another strong earnings performance from Big Lots. Read Article

Trade of the Day: LifeLock (LOCK)

Most people will probably focus on damage mitigation when they are hacked than on prevention with stronger passwords. Read Article

Halliburton Sets the Stage for a Bullish Reversal (HAL)

Halliburton and other energy stocks have lagged of late, but began to participate this week. The move has unearthed two potential trades in HAL stock. Read Article

Put This Old-School Tech Stock on Your New Buy List

It feels a bit strange recommending Xerox (XRX), but the chart speaks for itself. Read Article

Trade of the Day: S&P 500 Volatility Index (VIX)

Going into September, you can cue the dirge music, because it has the worst reputation among all months. Here's how you can take advantage by trading volatility options. Read Article

Trading Abercrombie Before Earnings? Protect Yourself (ANF)

ANF stock is squarely in the shorts' sights ahead of Abercrombie earnings, which could mean a huge covering rally ... or rocky waters ahead Read Article

The S&P 500 Kissed 2000 – But Was It a Farewell Smooch?

Chatter out of Jackson Hole helped push the S&P 500 and SPY ETF to new highs. But the air is thinning. Read Article

4 Options Plays on Big Bank Stocks

For the more aggressive investor hoping to catch the spark in financials, here are four options plays on big bank stocks Bank of America (BAC) and Citigroup (C). Read Article

High-Growth Tech Stock Looks Like a Steal

Micron Technology (MU) trades for less than 10 times forward earnings and has consolidated in a bullish "V." Read Article

Trade of the Day: Office Depot (ODP)

Office Depot (ODP) began to lose value when Staples (SPLS) warned about the coming quarter, which is a very bad sign for the industry. Back-to-school is critical, and it looks like the data aren't going to be good. Read Article

How to Trade BBY Ahead of Best Buy Earnings

Despite headwinds for Best Buy at both the industry and company levels, a bullish play on BBY still could hit paydirt. Read Article

Thank Kraft for Your Next Opportunity in Keurig (GMCR)

After months of consolidation, GMCR stock broke to new highs on the back of Keurig's deal to make K-Cups with Kraft. Read Article

Intuit (INTU) Flashes Two High-Volume Sell Signals

A penetration of the 50-day moving average could result in a breakdown. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Sony (SNE)

I have a feeling that Sony is going to report an outstanding quarter and inspire the suit-and-ties to jump on the bandwagon. Read Article

EBAY Stock Beats Back a Bearish Pattern

Rumors that eBay is considering spinning off its PayPal unit after all sent EBAY stock rallying Thursday and set the stage for another climb. Read Article