The Federal Reserve is expected to begin tapering later this month. The obvious implications for the market and for investors in tech stocks are broadly negative. However, investors wouldn’t know this by looking at the stock market. Valuations have absolutely skyrocketed through the end of the year, as appetite for risk assets remains very high. Regardless…

The lockdowns have not been part of the conversation for a long while. They are resurfacing now as we heard rumblings last week. Last year, the pandemic forced the whole world into a giant halt. That decimated the profit-and-loss statements of millions of businesses. Nevertheless, even back then there were stocks to buy on the…

Source: Chesky / Shutterstock.com The science fiction fantasy of autonomous taxis is inching closer to reality. Lyft (NASDAQ:LYFT) and Motional, which is a joint venture of Hyundai (OTCMKTS:HYMTF) and Aptiv (NYSE:APTV), will be dishing out driverless cabs as early as the second half of next year. Customers will be able to book rides through the Lyft…

Intel’s (NASDAQ:INTC) Mobileye gets very little attention. The unit develops self-driving cars and advanced driver-assistance systems. As electric-vehicle stocks enrich speculators, INTC stock is stuck. The chip giant could reduce its reliance on the personal computer market and turn investors’ attention to Mobileye; then its shares could rise as those of Ambarella (NASDAQ:AMBA) did. Source:…

Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) has been an absolute beast on the long side. Despite that truth, AMD stock can actually be pretty tough to trade at times.  Source: Fabio Alcini / Shutterstock.com The stock tends to go on sharp, robust runs and then consolidate for quite a while. However, patient bulls in this stock continue…

Investors who seek a quick path to wealth will often fail. Speculators risk reacting too emotionally if a stock drops while they watch its movements like a hawk. Conversely, investors who search for stocks to buy and hold for the very long term will have more patience. Taking the time to research a company’s prospects…

Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) stock has climbed more than 125% this year. While it’s not the only driver for the stock, its role in the lidar industry has played a key part in its continued success. Thankfully, for those interested in lidar stocks, a recent move by Nvidia shows that things are starting to heat up again for…

If we broadly classify stocks, we end up with two major categories. The first is growth stocks. Typically, these are stocks to buy from companies with robust revenue and earnings growth. Most of these companies have high capital expenditures. As a result, growth stocks are generally not known for robust free cash flows (FCF). On…

The semiconductor shortage has underscored just how important the little devices are. They’re in just about everything these days and the companies that make them are raking in the cash because of it. One such company is Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD). AMD stock has been a strong performer over the past few years as its…

There’s a lot of current news to digest related to Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) stock. Among the news, Nvidia will release Q3 earnings on Nov. 17. That will interest investors looking to time a purchase around that release, spiking their curiosity. Source: Steve Lagreca / Shutterstock.com Further, Nvidia had a very strong October and its market capitalization…

Despite ongoing debates about a potential market correction, the S&P 500 continues to set new records. The index has gained more than 22% year-to-date (YTD) and nearly 41% over the past year. The Nasdaq 100 is also up nearly 23% YTD and 43% over the past 12 months. Of course, these sizeable gains wouldn’t be…

Ahead of Intel’s (NASDAQ:INTC) recently posted third-quarter results, the stock rallied, in accordance with its tradition. INTC stock rose steadily from $52 to $56 ahead of its earnings, only to plunge and close below $50 after the results were released. Source: Kate Krav-Rude / Shutterstock.com Why did investors bet that Intel would beat analysts’ average…

Not long ago, the trio of chip stocks to watch was Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) and Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD). While Nvidia and AMD had explosive gains in the past, the hope was that INTC stock could capitalize as well. Source: Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com That hope hasn’t come to fruition though.  Over the past…

We spent much of September with rhetoric of threats to the stock market. Investor sentiment was exceedingly sour on Wall Street. There wasn’t one particular reason for it, but rather many small reasons for the chaos. The headlines singularly were not enough to break this incredible bull market. However, when you have many negative headlines…

Investors have very few expectations for Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) stock. After falling behind on innovation, the company allowed Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) to grow to an enormous size. Source: Pavel Kapysh / Shutterstock.com A former industry leader, INTC stock now trades at a market capitalization that is barely double that of AMD stock. Bulls dumped INTC…

Advanced Micro Devices (NASDAQ:AMD) stock is breaking out once again. Source: Fabio Alcini / Shutterstock.com After peaking at $122 in early August, AMD stock fell 18% over the past two months, dropping all the way down to $100. However, after a rocky September, the Santa Clara, California-based company’s stock is again marching higher. In the…

While the S&P 500 index remains close to its all-time high and some stocks are severely overpriced, deals can still be found in this market. There are many securities that have seen their share price pushed down to levels that make them considerably undervalued. As a result, there are several bargain stocks to buy that…

Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) stock has had a difficult time at the stock market since 2018. It is largely because of the lack of innovation and the loss of market share to its peers in the CPU and GPU business. Source: Sundry Photography / Shutterstock.com Intel is in the midst of an ambitious turnaround plan which could…