Trade of the Day

Wondering what our top minds are trading today? InvestorPlace’s “Trade of the Day” provides high-quality analysis in a fast-moving market, covering earnings uptrends and big market-moving swings for high-octane trades. Our financial analysts closely monitor rotations in and out of sectors to deliver prescient financial advice you can trade on.

Healthcare Stocks Aren’t Immune to Selloffs

Guardant Health, Inc. (NASDAQ:GH) is a healthcare stock, but it operates in the wrong segment.

Use Spartan Motors to Prepare for Another Drop

Because of the potential for more volatility, I am recommending a bearish trade on Spartan Motors Inc. (NASDAQ:SPAR), the custom, heavy-duty vehicle manufacturer.

Protect Your Portfolio by Shorting Limited Brands

To add some protection to your portfolio, we recommend opening a short position in Limited Brands (NYSE:LB).

Trade of the Day: Extreme Fear Offers Opportunity in S&P 500 SPY ETF

Markets tend to overshoot and undershoot, and the moves down are always quicker. The SPY etf is now reaching more interesting levels to nibble on the long side for a trade.

Trade of the Day: GDX Gold Mining ETF Has Multiple Tailwinds

The gold mining etf, GDX continues to show promising signs both in absolute and relative performance terms, pointing to more upside ahead.

Collect Extra Income with this Lockheed Martin Spread

We can use that volatility to collect short term income by opening short option trades like naked put writes or, as I am recommending today, this put credit spread on Lockheed Martin Corporation (NYSE:LMT).

Looking for a Bearish Position After OPEC News

I think a bearish put option on Yelp, Inc. (NYSE:YELP) is a great way to add some protection to your portfolio.  

Profit From the Rate Cut With This Bearish Trade

With the Federal Reserve’s rate cut earlier this week, I am recommending a bearish trade on the SPDR S&P Regional Banking ETF (NYSEARCA:KRE).

Capitalizing on Target’s High Implied Volatility

We’ve been holding shares of Target Corporation (NYSE:TGT) since February, and the back and forth in the market has given us an opportunity to sell a call option against our stock.

Trade of the Day: Respect This Breakout Pattern in NFLX Stock

NFLX stock at present offers traders and investors both a structurally bullish idea as well as displays bullish behavior with breakout potential on the price charts.

Trade of the Day: Newmont Mining Stock Is Breakout Ready

Shares of gold mining stocks have traded in a choppy manner since late summer 2019. However, the bigger picture trend continues to look bullish, which should benefit shares of Newmont, i.e. NEM stock.

Gold Prices Show Investors Aren’t Settled Yet

Some investors remain unconvinced of the market's stability, and gold’s volatility makes this an excellent time for a put write on SPDR Gold Shares (NYSEARCA:GLD).

Apple Looks Ready for a Short-Term Recovery

Apple, Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) has had such a long bullish run that it’s remarkable the stock didn’t drop before now.

Collect Big Profits if Teekay LNG Partners Pulls Back

With all the concern over the COVID-19 outbreak, I am recommending a bearish put option on Teekay LNG Partners L.P. (NYSE:TGP), the liquefied natural gas (LNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) and crude oil transporter.

Coca-Cola Still Has Some Fizz Left

People may be less willing to travel these days for fear of being exposed to COVID-19, but they are no less willing to crack open an ice-cold Coca-Cola as they try carry on with their daily lives.

Trade of the Day: UAL Stock Reaching Exhaustion Selling Readings

While much uncertainty around the coronavirus remains, UAL stock through the lens of technical analysis is starting to look very oversold and ripening for a bounce.

Trade of the Day: SPY Bounce Trade Is in the Cards

In the short term it looks increasingly likely that a bounce could occur in the S&P 500 SPY etf and a specific level on the charts is where this could start coming to fruition from.

Short-Term and Long-Term Income with Lowes

We’re getting closer to the end of earnings season, and before Lowe's Companies, Inc. (NYSE:LOW) reports tomorrow, I think it is worth taking a position.

Bad News Creates a Bullish Opportunity in Nike

We didn’t see any major fundamental shifts resulting from last week's news, and we think today’s volatility provides traders with an excellent opportunity to sell a put write against Nike (NASDAQ:NKE)

Apache Corporation is Set Up to Rise After Earnings

The energy sector might be the only value in the market right now, and today I’ve got a bullish play on independent energy company Apache Corporation (NYSE:APA).