Trading Advice

Shop the Walmart Stock Discount

Paying up a smidgeon could prove a much-less-costly and smarter approach to buying a discounted WMT stock following earnings. Read Article

3 Big Stock Charts for Tuesday: Micron Technology, PulteGroup and Intuit

The stock charts of MU, INTU and PHM hold the most trading potential as the holiday break draws nearer. Read Article

We’re Already in a Bear Market

Older investors need to protect themselves from the current bear market, but younger ones should ride it out. Read Article

3 Steady Healthcare Stocks to Hold During a Downturn

The healthcare sector remains firm even as bears ravage the market. Here are three healthcare stocks to consider during the downturn. Read Article

GT Hasn’t Found a Bottom

Today I am recommending a bearish trade on The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company (NASDAQ:GT). GT develops, manufactures, distributes and sells tires and related products across North, Central and South America. It also provides services related to its products and exports tires to other markets. Read Article

3 Big Stock Charts for Monday: Devon Energy, Exelon and Facebook

The stock charts of EXC, FB and DVN are in good position to dish out big moves as the new trading week begins. Read Article

Exxon Mobil Stock Is Under Pressure — Is It Ready to Rally?

Technically, XOM stock could find a floor at $76 and earn to another nice rally. But consider this about Exxon before going all in. Read Article

NJR is an Energy Company to Watch

Today I am recommending a bullish trade on the New Jersey Resource Corporation (NYSE:NJR), a natural gas distributor. Looking at commodities, oil is now in a bear market. It recently finished its longest daily losing streak on record before finding some support near the $55 level. That is a positive overall for U.S. consumer and the economy, but it’s certainly not good for energy stocks, which have also been hit extremely hard this month. Read Article

3 Big Stock Charts for Friday: Lowe’s Companies, HP and Conagra Brands

The stock charts of CAG, LOW and HPQ are worth a closer look from traders as we head into the weekend. Read Article

YELP Has Been Here Before

This morning I am recommending a bullish trade on Yelp Inc. (NYSE:YELP), the owner of the online review site of the same name.YELP is struggling after announcing it missed revenue expectations. The stock has fallen more than 30%, and the company lowered its fourth quarter revenue guidance. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Activision Blizzard Stock Is in Buy Territory

Shares of Activision Blizzard have lost nearly 40% in value since early October and ATVI stock is ripe for an oversold bounce. Read Article

3 Big Stock Charts for Thursday: Adobe, TJX Companies and Morgan Stanley

The stock charts of TJX, ADBE and MS are front and center of traders' radars as the new trading day gets going. Read Article

Why I’m Now Bullish on Apple Stock

The narrative in Apple stock has quickly soured, but the AAPL price chart points at long-term support is nearby and worth buying into. Read Article

No Relief in Sight for HOG Stock

I've said before that October is usually one of the best times to buy stocks. Stocks tend to rebound from oversold conditions, but I think the rebound may have gone too far too soon. The stock I'm looking at today is a perfect example. Harley-Davidson, Inc. (NYSE:HOG) rebounded from oversold levels over the last few trading days. The stock was hit hard by the correction in October, but this bullish move is over done for a few reasons. Read Article

3 Stock Charts for Wednesday: Home Depot, PPL and HollyFrontier

The stock charts of HD, HFC and PPL are shaping up as hump-day's top trading prospects. Here's what to watch. Read Article

Trade of the Day: Dabble in Beaten-Up Schlumberger Stock

In the near-term, the sell-off in the price of oil as well as in oil stocks like SLB stock looks to be overdone. A year-end bounce is in the cards. Read Article

It’s Still “Game On!” for Activision Stock Bears

Activision stock is oversold, but in this market oversold stocks will probably drop further. However, you can profit by shorting ATVI stock. Read Article

This Cheap Downside Insurance Could Lead to Big Profits

I expect the market to recover from its recent selloff, but it may struggle in the near term. During the first few trading days of a new month, the market tends to enjoy a small boost as institutional investors deploy new capital. However, now that that bullish period is behind us, we are seeing a pull back. Read Article

3 Video Game Stocks that Investors are Turning Off

For video gaming stocks, the bloom is off the rose. Steep losses continue to hound the likes of Activision and Electronic Arts post-earnings. Read Article

Why You Should Short JPMorgan Stock And Go Long Morgan Stanley Stock

Shorting MS stock and going long JPM stock is a good strategy now. There are methods of maximizing the risk-reward ratios of both trades. Read Article