A market downturn will always be the best time to shop for undervalued stocks, and 2022 is no different. With the S&P500 down by almost 18% year-to-date, investors should take advantage of this once-in-a-generation opportunity and snap up some oversold stocks before the economy’s gears start turning again. Many solid businesses are changing hands at…

The economy moves in a cyclical fashion in four major stages — expansion, peak, contraction and trough. For cyclical stocks, this can mean great outperformance in times of expansion. However, when things peak and start to come down, we see the kind of performance we’ve seen thus far this year. Thus, it’s been difficult to…

The stock market is on a long-term downtrend as interest rates rise and inflation remains high despite a slight cool-off. Many retirement portfolios that invest in indexes such as S&P500 are down at least 17% year-to-date. That is even more awful when you add inflation to the equation. Of course, no stock is immune to…

As interest rates (and the chance of a recession) keep rising, the likelihood we see this bear market in tech stocks continue into 2023 increases. However, while some high-quality, reasonably-priced names in the sector may make for great long-term buys right now, there are quite a few tech stocks to avoid. Despite the significant multiple…

After the onset of the Covid-19 pandemic, cloud-based e-commerce platform Shopify (NYSE:SHOP) entered into a boom phase of epic proportions. As a result, anyone who happened to own SHOP stock enjoyed a spectacular return on his or her investment. Source: Beyond The Scene / Shutterstock.com Unlike some other e-commerce companies, Shopify is seller-focused: the company offers…

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…

“This is a Cathie stock” is a new meme on Wall Street. It is at the heart of the three stocks to buy ideas today. Love it or hate it, Ark Invest is popular and it’s not going away soon. I consider these trade opportunities short term. However, they could also form a successful longer-term…

The pandemic has brought many shifts in personal and professional lives. Among the latest is the “phenomenon in recruitment and retention – the Great Resignation. News media has been increasingly absorbed with mass resignations that have occurred and their causes and potential impact, especially in the United States and United Kingdom,” highlights research led by…

After a couple-day pullback and a snooze-fest session on Thursday, stocks started to find some bullish life on Friday. We’ll see if that can continue into next week. Speaking of which, let’s look at a few top stock trades for Monday. Top Stock Trades for Monday No. 1: Ethereum (ETH-USD) As we look at the…

With a new month underway, investors may want to take a fresh look at various sectors. In the growth sector, a range of growth stocks continue to inspire confidence, despite what appears to be an environment of tapering in the coming months. With macroeconomic conditions outside of investors’ control, looking at top growth stocks with…

I like Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock. I don’t think a week goes by when there’s not an Amazon delivery coming to my house, and I know my neighbors seem to be just as eager to shop on Amazon than I do. The delivery drivers know our street like the back of their hands at this point.…

I read an interesting interview recently with Clover Health’s (NASDAQ:CLOV) president and chief technology officer, Andrew Toy. The executive spoke about several subjects, including why he chose to join the health care startup in February 2018. But, unfortunately, he didn’t discuss CLOV stock and when it might get out of its funk.  Source: Shutterstock As…

Navigating the stock market is a difficult task for the inexperienced. The first step in making a successful trade is understanding how prices work and what they represent. However, one of the best approaches you can take is seeking out high-upside stocks. It is a value investing approach. A good value investor looks for companies…

ContextLogic (NASDAQ:WISH) has been hammered from its highs, but WISH stock has shown promise lately. On Oct. 19, it rallied 5.5% and on Oct. 20, it followed it up with a rally of 14%. Granted, the stock remains more than 80% below its all-time high from earlier this year. However, it’s making strides at recovering…

In the last year, we’ve seen an explosion in mega-cap tech stocks. Not that long ago, the U.S. didn’t have any companies in the trillion-dollar club. Now, that’s changed drastically thanks to FAANG.  Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) went even further, now commanding market capitalizations north of $2 trillion. Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) and Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOGL, NASDAQ:GOOG)…

Investing in growth companies can help you create a significant amount of wealth from the stock market. In fact, to get rich, you really only need a few picks to become future multi-baggers. To that end, these seven growth stocks have the potential to skyrocket and take your portfolio to the next level. Growth companies…

The global marketplace has been plagued with much volatility of late. The headwinds emerging from the pandemic combined with increasing inflation have made been major concerns among investors. For investors in growth stocks, higher interest rates and the potential for a debt ceiling crisis have added to these worries. So what should you do? Well,…

The stock market can be quite a difficult place to navigate these days. Indeed, U.S. stocks are not at all cheap at the moment. The ratio of stock market capitalization to GDP (Gross Domestic Product) shows that stocks in the U.S. are the most overvalued in history. That includes the dot-com bubble, by the way.…