Market Analysis

The markets are constantly in flux, which means that picking the right stocks is like hitting a bull’s-eye on a moving target. InvestorPlace’s savviest financial analysts and editors tackle the important, sector-wide issues, analyzing how top-level trends trickle down through individual stocks, so that you can make smart decisions with your money.

The 5 Things You Must Know From This Week’s Banking Crisis

This week's banking crisis saw insiders buying up shares and retailers bottom-fishing. Here's what you need to know from

Weekly Upgrades and Downgrades

During these busy times, it pays to stay on top of the latest profit opportunities. And today's blog post should be a great place to start. After taking a close look at the latest data on institutional buying pressure and each company's fundamental health, I decided to revise my Portfolio Grader recommendations for 121 big blue chips. Chances are that you have at least one of these stocks in your portfolio, so you may want to give this list a skim and act accordingly.

Exciting Developments in the AI Space

In today’s Market 360, we’ll take a closer look at GPT-4. I’ll then share an update Alphabet Inc.’s (GOOG) AI endeavors, and then wrap up with who I expect will be the winner in this AI race.

Gold Pops on Market Chaos

Gold explodes higher as the banking sector reels … the Fed’s fight against inflation hits a wall … the U.S. consumer can’t save the economy...

Why Credit Suisse Tumbled This Week

I’d like to use today’s Market 360 to explain what happened with Credit Suisse as well as the European Central Bank’s subtle response. And then, I’ll share where you should invest now.

One Chart Shows Why Tech Stocks Could Stage an Epic Comeback

Historically, whenever the Fed pauses a rate-hike cycle as inflation is falling, tech stocks always outperform. And a pause is coming.

Why This “New-New Thing” Will Benefit U.S. Stocks

The long era of globalization is over…

3 Important Economic Reports Dropped This Week – Here’s What You Need to Know

In today’s Market 360, we’re going to review this week’s inflation data. I’ll share what it means for next week’s FOMC meeting and the two key things investors should keep an eye on.

Follow the Money… Regardless of the Source

The moves to make in the wake of Silicon Valley Bank's collapse, plus the best ways to follow the money in the market.

Is This the Most Lucrative Way to Play AI?

Biotech is all over the 52-week high leaderboard … why we’re poised for even larger gains … the confluence of AI and healthcare … the...

Will a New Fed-Induced Bull Market Emerge?

Credit Suisse is the latest bank to be rolling over … encouraging news from this morning’s PPI report … don’t count on a bull market...

SVB 101: Here’s What You Need to Know

The headlines this week have been alarming, to say the least. But here's our advice in a nutshell… don't panic.

Disinflation Is Gaining Momentum: Why a Rally Is Next

With disinflation gaining speed and a recession still unlikely, a stock market rally over the next year is looking more likely by the day.

Buy SoFi Stock for 25X Gains in 10 Years

SoFi stock has been absolutely crushed over the past year. But with 25X upside potential, it remains among the best stocks to buy today.

3 Reasons the Fed Should Pause Its Rate Hike Cycle Before It’s Too Late

The Fed Rate Hikes have done far more damage to the economy than Jerome Powell and his board of governors realize.

The Fed Escapes a Close Call

CPI comes in as expected … what will the Fed do next week? … the market is suddenly betting big on a much lower terminal...

What Went Wrong at Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) & What’s Next?

What broke Silicon Valley Bank could break bigger banks if the Fed keeps hiking. But we’re confident the central bank will heed that warning.

What Went Wrong at Silicon Valley Bank (SVB) & What’s Next?

What broke Silicon Valley Bank could break bigger banks if the Fed keeps hiking. But we’re confident the central bank will heed that warning.

Silicon Valley Bank Collapses – Here’s How We Knew to Avoid It

What exactly happened to Silicon Valley Bank? That’s the question I’ll answer for you in today’s Market 360 article. We’ll also review the impact Silicon Valley Bank’s collapse had on First Republic Bank (FRC), and I’ll explain how I knew to avoid both banks well before their falls.