Club names that have been big winners before

Club names that have been big winners before

Strange but true: The S&P 500 has been solidly higher 12 months after the midterm elections in every cycle since 1954, according to Yardeni Research, regardless of which party won or lost. The broad market index’s average one-year gain in 17 post-election windows has been around 15%. These facts are on our minds this Election … Read more

Salesforce cut hundreds of employees Monday

Salesforce cut hundreds of employees Monday

Sales force confirmed on Tuesday that it is cutting some employees this week after the company’s software maker saw demand ease in some countries and industries. Protokol previously reported on the cuts, saying they could affect up to 2,500 employees. A person familiar with the matter said Salesforce let go fewer than 1,000 people on … Read more

The market veteran reveals how he is positioning himself for the upcoming bull market

The market veteran reveals how he is positioning himself for the upcoming bull market

The stock market has experienced a series of bear market rallies this year. And while such short-term rejections can be hard to distinguish from a true market bottom, one investment professional believes a turnaround is on the horizon. “I think investors at this point should be looking forward to the new bull market, the new … Read more

A fund manager with 50 years of experience beats the S&P 500 this year

A fund manager with 50 years of experience beats the S&P 500 this year

John Kornitzer has been in the investment world for five decades, and from his perch outside Kansas City, he’s seen everything from Black Monday to the dot-com bubble. But bear markets don’t scare him. In fact, he sees them as a good time to make a move – for investors who can play their cards … Read more

Fund manager Dan Niles on investing in the battered technology sector

Fund manager Dan Niles on investing in the battered technology sector

ShareShare the article via FacebookShare the article via TwitterShare the article via LinkedInShare the article via email Satori Fund founder Dan Niles has more than three decades of market experience focusing on large technology companies. That space has been hit hard in 2022, leaving many investors wondering if Big Tech stocks are still the leaders … Read more

Buy Salesforce as cloud firm goes down ‘Microsoft road’, Macquarie says

Buy Salesforce as cloud firm goes down ‘Microsoft road’, Macquarie says

Salesforce could be a big winner going forward, according to Macquarie. The cloud software company was given a firm outperform rating and a $210 price target, representing a 28.8% upside, according to an analyst coverage transmission. Analyst Sarah Hindlian-Bowler said the company is less likely to be hit by global macro headwinds as it enters … Read more

Semiconductor stocks guide to understanding chip companies

Semiconductor stocks guide to understanding chip companies

The semiconductor, or chip, industry is perhaps one of the most important and complex sectors in the stock market to understand. Chips are in everything from our smartphones to cars and to all facets of computing, from PCs to massive data centers used for the cloud. Put simply, they are the bricks and mortar of … Read more

A single investment move can set you up for huge returns and a minimal tax bill

A single investment move can set you up for huge returns and a minimal tax bill

In a year where both stocks and bonds have fallen, investors may be looking for anything to set them up for future success. So far this year, the S & P 500 is down nearly 20% and has entered bear market territory. Bond prices have also fallen. Sectors that previously lifted the index, such as … Read more

AMD earnings 3rd quarter 2022

AMD earnings 3rd quarter 2022

AMD President and CEO Lisa Su speaks during an AMD event at CES in Las Vegas on January 6, 2020. Bridget Bennett | Bloomberg | Getty Images Advanced micro-devices shares rose as much as 3% in extended trading Tuesday after the chipmaker announced earnings and quarterly guidance that fell short of Wall Street expectations. Here’s … Read more

These are the Dow stocks to own if the Fed triggers a risk hike

These are the Dow stocks to own if the Fed triggers a risk hike

Downbeat stocks could be the big beneficiaries of a potential Federal Reserve-fueled rally this week. The market has already priced in the likelihood of a 75 basis point rate hike from the central bank, which began its two-day meeting on Tuesday. It would be the Fed’s fourth consecutive 0.75 percentage point increase in its campaign … Read more