Grade My Top 5 Buys for 2012

Early this year, I shared with you my 2012 Profit Playbook video and discussed my top five stocks for the New Year. Let's take a closer look at how we've done More 

Ben Hurls a Bolt of Quantitative Lightning — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

Markets staged a broad rally after Ben Bernanke announced that the Federal Reserve would launch another round of quantitative easing. More 

S&P’s Streak Still Alive — Thursday’s IP Market Recap

The S&P 500 managed to hold onto a fifth straight day of gains, while the Dow dropped off. However, news on the earnings front leaned mostly to the down side. More 

Sifting Through the Mixed Bag of Consumer Data for Retailers

If you believe the headlines, U.S. consumers are out in full force spending one week—the next, they're anxiously cutting coupons. More 

3 Auto Parts Suppliers for Your Garage

Consumers are keeping automobiles longer, providing investors with an opportunity to buy into the trend with these three solid auto parts suppliers. More 

Earnings in the Driver’s Seat — Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

Apple's earnings weighed on techs and the Nasdaq on Wednesday, while Boeing and Caterpillar helped lift the Dow Jones. After hours, Zynga was getting crushed. More 

Shorts Are Piling Onto These 3 Companies

A shaky earnings season could be good news for the shorts. Here are three companies really getting the stink-eye from investors right now. More