Smaller rate-hikes are officially coming … why Luke Lango says the Fed pivot is here … our Strategic Trader experts highlight bullish data … Louis Navellier is in the “Fed pivot” camp [Wednesday’s commentary from Fed Chairman Jerome Powell] was very bullish, and we believe it sets the stage for the beginning of a new bull market…

Will 2023 bring a recessionary hurricane or just a mild drizzle? … one sector that will outperform either way … specific ways to invest Yesterday, Fed Chairman Jerome Powell said “I do continue to believe there’s a path to a soft landing.”At the same time, forecasts for a 2023 recession are growing more widespread.As to…

We’ve just come through another Black Friday and Cyber Monday. With a little more than three weeks until Christmas Eve, parents interested in investing might be thinking about gift ideas such as books for young investors.  The last time I wrote about books for young investors in November 2018, Michelle Obama’s new book, Becoming, had…

Thanksgiving weekend saw record shopping, but it wasn’t all good … the massive ripple effects of Chinese lockdowns … why Louis Navellier remains very comfortable with his energy bet Is the glass half-empty or half-full?Actually, let’s rephrase…Is the U.S. consumer’s wallet half-empty or half-full?If we go by the headline Thanksgiving Weekend shopping statistics, it’s half-full.From NPR this…

The most expensive Thanksgiving ever … fun Turkey Day stats … more dominoes falling in the crypto sector … FTX was Sam Bankman-Fried’s “personal fiefdom” Before we jump into today’s Digest a quick note…Our InvestorPlace offices are closed tomorrow and Friday for Thanksgiving.If you need help from our Customer Service team, they will be glad to assist…

A WSJ article dings oil prices and then is proved wrong … China lockdowns are getting worse … Louis Navellier remains bullish on top-tier energy stocks … the volatility might not be over yet There’s a bit of drama playing out in the oil markets.Yesterday, global oil prices tanked in the wake of an article…

Louis Navellier is hoping for just one more rate hike … are Fed members misleading us? … more signs of consumer weakness … another warning from Jeff Bezos On Monday, Federal Reserve Vice Chair Lael Brainard told Wall Street what it wanted to hear: I think it will probably be appropriate soon to move to…

Thousands of dollars completely gone … FTX’s founder might be charged … why Luke Lango believes we’re near a crypto buy-zone … wholesale prices cool off Thousands of dollars…gone.I played golf last weekend with a foursome that included a young man who had liquidated some of his crypto holdings in recent months. It was a…

Move over tech, energy is the new king … plenty of life left in the oil trade … the reality of going green too fast … Europe as a case study On August 24,2020, the Dallas Morning News ran an article with the following headline: “Dow boots Exxon Mobil from blue chip club in stunning ‘out with…

Louis Navellier’s says “buy energy” … the diesel situation isn’t getting better … FTX declares bankruptcy … will another shoe drop in the sector? [Yesterday’s cooler CPI data] is taking pressure of the Fed to raise rates beyond December.So, everybody is hoping that the Fed is going to do 50 basis points in December and…

What’s the real health condition of our economy? … the disparity between two different jobs reports … growing supplementary evidence of stretched consumers … the pain in the pipeline To protect and grow investment wealth, our challenge is to accurately assess the condition of the economy today, and more importantly, tomorrow.In the short-term, stocks will…

The worrisome shape of the American retirement … Louis Navellier’s way to fix it … is oil going to $120? … why green energy won’t take over anytime soon How much do you need for a comfortable retirement?According to Northwestern Mutual’s most recent research, Americans put the number at $1.25 million.Unfortunately, most people have not…

Is recent bullishness justified? … Powell is transparent about what’s coming … the problem with horror movies … Europe is a preview of what Powell is determined to avoid Recent market commentary suggests the bear market is over because investors have capitulated. In other words, retail investors have finally given up hope and sold. Does it…