Hot Stocks

The stock market changes from minute to minute, and what’s hot today may not be hot tomorrow. Our expert analysts spot hot stocks that are heating up before the crowd swoops in to bid prices higher, and our journalists sift through the noise to shine a light on trending investments -- in spaces ranging from quantum computing to marijuana stocks -- to determine whether they’re actually worth your time.

Since Blasting Off With Branson, Virgin Galactic Stock Is a Disappointment

Virgin Galactic made history in July. But SPCE stock is down 80% since that fateful day and faces an uncertain future.

Why Nio Stock Faces an Uphill Battle

Given the stiff competition in the Chinese EV market, NIO stock could continue to struggle in 2022 if the company reports slower growth.

7 Earnings Reports to Watch the Week of January 17

A positive earnings season will help to keep the stock market buoyant even in the face of looming interest rate hikes. Over the coming week, the remaining U.S. banks will announce their Q4 numbers before ending the week with the start of big tech and airline earnings.

ContextLogic: How Much Worse Can it Get?

Despite the dreadful stock price, ContextLogic is in no danger of imminent bankruptcy. But, WISH stock needs a new CEO to turn things around.

Rising Rates Could Put More Pressure on Palantir Stock

Weighing the risk it drops to $12 per share, against the prospect of it, at best, moving back to the mid-$20s per share? Consider it too early to "buy the dip" with PLTR stock.

Lucid Group Stock Is Positioned for New Highs in 2022 With Expansion Plan

LCID stock is likely to remain in an uptrend with aggressive international expansion planned for 2022. Innovation driven growth will sustain.

Disappointed DocuSign Investors Watching for Signs of Post-pandemic Future

Investors did not like DocuSign’s outlook, punishing DOCU stock for headwinds when customer digitization will lift long-term revenue.

Watch for a Key Resistance Level When Trading Lucid Group

It's exciting to witness LCID stock staging a comeback, no doubt about that. Yet caution is advised as Lucid's financials aren't firm yet.

10 Quotes From Movies That Explain GameStop’s Irrational Price Swings

GME stock has started 2022 with losses, the party of 2021 over for the meme stock. Investors should stick to the fundamentals.

Amazon Is the Latest Fall of the Cloud Czars

Analysts continue to pound the table for Amazon stock, but if the narrative around store operations doesn't change soon they could sour on it.

Competition Everywhere: The Fall of FuboTV Stock

FUBO stock got caught up in a downdraft hitting sports betting names, and the company may not have the cash to compete with them.

Polestar Looks Like the Right EV Stock At the Wrong Time

Polestar has a lot of what I look for in a growth stock. But with valuations likely to correct further, there's no hurry to jump in now.

Why The Federal Reserve’s Rate Hike Matters for SOFI stock, For Now

Sofi’s stock drop in the last month created an attractive entry point for investors seeking a long-term growth holding in the fintech space.

Ethereum: It’s Not Much of an Inflation Hedge After All

Cryptocurrency can do a lot of things. However, the recent inflation surge has shown that Ethereum is not much of a hedge against monetary debasement.

7 Hot Stocks That Look to Get Even Hotter in the New Year

These seven hot stocks, including a few that have seen their hotness cool off lately, could stay on fire throughout 2022.

The Top 10 Best-Performing Stocks of 2021

From a domination performance by energy to an automaker not named Tesla, these were the 10 best-performing stocks from 2021.

Allakos Is a Cautionary Tale of Biopharmaceutical Investing

ALLK stock dropped off a cliff following disappointing study results, which illustrates what can go wrong in risky biopharma equities.

For Better or Worse: Marathon Is a Levered Bet On Bitcoin

MARA stock is looking interesting for the true cryptocurrency bulls. Otherwise, stick to safer crypto investments for the time being.

4 Airline Stocks to Buy on Any Covid-19 Variant Dips

The omicron variant is pressuring airline stocks, but that won't last forever. These four names are trading at discounted prices.

XPeng Stock: Here’s Why I Don’t Feel the Love That Others Do

XPeng had a great 2021, but 2022 is clouded by the end of subsidies, falling economic growth, and a government that may really be communist. That's why I'm not feeling the love for XPEV stock.