John Jagerson and Wade Hansen
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Editors, SlingShot Trader

InvestorPlace experts John Jagerson and S. Wade Hansen, both Chartered Market Technician (CMT) designees, are co-founders of LearningMarkets.com, as well as the co-editors of SlingShot Trader, a trading service designed to help you make options profits by trading the news. Get in on the next trade and get 1 free month today by clicking here.

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Trade of the Day: Starbucks Corporation (SBUX)

Jun. 25, 2018, 9:09 am EDT – Starbucks Corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) was hit with a selling frenzy on Wednesday and Thursday after announcing that it would be closing 150 U.S. stores. From Tuesday’s close to Thursday’s close, the stock dropped nearly 12%, which is a big move for SBUX. More 

Which U.S. Stocks Lose in a Trade War With China?

Jun. 21, 2018, 3:01 pm EDT – The technology sector could manage to sidestep the nastiness that a trade war with China could bring, but other sector-based stocks may not be so lucky. More 

Trade of the Day: FedEx (FDX)

Jun. 21, 2018, 9:09 am EDT – At least in the short term, investors seem to be counting on a resolution to the back and forth tariff threats. As that is the case, we feel that FedEx (FDX) is oversold on trade fears and out of step with the rest of the market. More 

Trade of the Day: Facebook, Inc. (FB)

Jun. 19, 2018, 9:13 am EDT – According to The Interpublic Group (IPG), online advertising is likely to grow 6.4% this year rather than the earlier estimate of 5.2%. This news, lower interest rates and a surprisingly defensive market have continued to push FB above short-term resistance near $195 per share. More 

Fed Rate Hikes and the Market

Jun. 14, 2018, 12:15 pm EDT – The potential for a faster pace of interest rate hikes in the near term indicates the Fed believes that inflation will be high enough to justify those rate increases. More 

Trade of the Day: AmerisourceBergen Corporation (ABC)

Jun. 14, 2018, 9:03 am EDT – The surprise judgment on Tuesday in favor of the AT&T (T)/Time Warner (TWX) merger is probably going to give media stocks a small boost in the short term, but another stock that could benefit from the shift in favor of larger mergers is AmerisourceBergen Corporation (ABC). More 

Trade of the Day: Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (XLU)

Jun. 12, 2018, 9:04 am EDT – A lower-value dividend combined with a generally bullish market should send prices on the Utilities Select Sector SPDR ETF (NYSEARCA:XLU) lower in the short term. More 

How Strong Is the Economy Really?

Jun. 8, 2018, 1:02 pm EDT – And how worried should investors be as the economy continues its improvement and keeps showings its strength. More 

Trade of the Day: Target Corporation (TGT)

Jun. 6, 2018, 9:24 am EDT – From a fundamental perspective, we expect TGT to rise as consumer spending increases. An inverted “head-and-shoulders” continuation pattern has been forming since January and was completed with Tuesday’s break above the pattern’s neckline. More 

Trade of the Day: Newell Brands Inc. (NWL)

Jun. 5, 2018, 9:11 am EDT – Newell Brand’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) has announced retirement after only two years on the job, which is usually a bad sign. Considering the company’s debt load and shareholder fights with management, we don’t see much of a likelihood of short-term improvement. More