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investment trading

Two years ago, I wrote about why I disliked regional bank stocks using Regions Financial (NYSE: RF) as a glaring example. Two years later, the stock is 18% lower since despite slow but noticeable improvements in the U.S. economy and repair in the financial sector. Most banks have had enough time to adapt to the […]

Best Performing Stocks To Own For 2018

Laredo Petroleum (NYSE:LPI) is one of those smaller E&Ps that constantly is on my watch list, but I’ve never taken the time to go through it. This is an under-analyzed company by the investment community, so it’s time to dig in to see if there’s hidden value. Laredo is an E&P operating out of one […]

financial markets

Biotech stocks have been particularly unloved during the past year, with the iShares Nasdaq Biotech Index ETF (IBB) gaining just 7% to the S&P 500′s 20% rise. Today, however, Amgen (AMGN) is getting a lot of love from the market after releasing Street beating earnings and reporting that its anti-cholesterol drug reduced heart attacks. Agence […]

Top 5 High Tech Stocks To Buy For 2018

“The Bet” (or how your money finds its way to Wall Street) In this section, you will encounter, early on, the story of an investment bet I made nine years ago and, next, some strong opinions I have about investing. As a starter, though, I want to briefly describe Long Bets, a unique establishment that […]

stock market for today

Beleaguered micro-blogging service Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) reported first-quarter results earlier this morning, and overall investors are rather pleased; shares rose as much as 12% today. Revenue in the first quarter came in at $548 million, down 8% from a year ago, which translated into non-GAAP net income of $82 million, or $0.11 per share. That represents […]