When companies offer up modest guidance, sometimes they are unjustly punished by investors. This scenario seems to be the case with cloud-communications firm Twilio (NYSE:TWLO), as the selling pressure on TWLO stock ramped up soon after the company’s earnings release. Source: rafapress / Shutterstock.com Frankly, it’s strange to witness Wall Street suddenly beating up on Twilio,…

As the markets continue to chop around all-time highs — leaving both bulls and bears believing they are “in the lead” — I wanted to veer from our typical top stock trades routine and look at some potential bargain-bin Cyber Monday stocks to buy. These may not be the typical quick-trade candidates, but longer term…

“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…

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell was re-nominated this morning. The markets ran to new all-time highs on the news, but soon hit a bout of turbulence while growth stocks were pummeled. With all of that in mind, let’s look at the latter end of that group first for our top stock trades. Top Stock Trades…

I have a soft spot for investing in growth stocks. In my earlier years, though, I definitely shied away from this group. The stocks were incredibly volatile, the valuations were high and there always seemed to be so much controversy. Investors would have heated discussions on message boards, the same bull-bear debates that have moved…

It was a back-and-forth day with the FOMC announcement and the start of earnings season. That said, we had some great moves in individual names. So, let’s look at a few top stock trades for Thursday. Top Stock Trades for Tomorrow No. 1: Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) There’s nothing mixed about the picture we’re getting…

The potential for a pullback in equities should not deter long-term investors. Although September and even October typically mean increased volatility for stocks to buy, market-timing is not easy or necessary for most retail investors. Also, over the long-term, the market has given a lot more than it has taken away. Pullbacks are part of…

The expert opinions are severely divergent on stocks. Some believe that this is the start of a new leg higher. Others think the indices are forming a top. What is contributing to this is the fact that current economic conditions are unique. We are literally off the charts. Yet, within this confusion we continue to…

The pandemic and mandatory lockdowns showed how important it is to stay connected in the comfort of our homes. Almost overnight, millions of people stopped going to offices and schools and instead switched to working and studying online. In turn, this produced a handful of some solid tech stocks to buy for investors. According to…

If you’re looking for stocks to buy and can’t stand the 15 minutes of fame portfolio manager Cathie Wood’s gotten for her investment management company, Ark Investment Management, you might want to buy the Short ARKK ETF when it becomes available.  The anti-ARKK ETF will trade under the symbol SARK and be actively managed by…

Retail investors often follow analyst recommendations to figure out which stocks to buy and which ones to avoid. It’s natural to lean on the professionals who get paid to follow companies and report their findings to clients.  Conviction lists are highly followed by investors as a result, and the Goldman Sachs buy list is especially…

Technology is taking over the world. You know that. I know that. We all know that. It’s basically a maxim of modern life. Source: Shutterstock The development and subsequent expansion of the internet has given birth to multiple time-saving, cost-saving, and efficiency-boosting technologies that consumers and businesses alike are adopting en masse. It’s no wonder…

The S&P 500 tagged another new all-time high on Thursday as the market refuses to sink despite a few dips over the last few weeks. So as earnings wear on, let’s look at a few top stock trades. Top Stock Trades for Tomorrow No. 1: Amazon (AMZN) Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) reported earnings after the close on…

After decades in the financial markets, it takes a lot to faze Warren Buffett. Indeed, Buffett was one of the voices of reason while others – including yours truly – felt America was due for a reckoning because of the novel coronavirus. During the pandemic doldrums, the renowned investor stated the economy will recover. That…

Thursday gave investors their first real taste of volatility in a while, but it was a dip amid a bull trend. In other words, it didn’t last and the bulls were back to business on Friday. Let’s look at some top stock trades for next week. Top Stock Trades for Monday No. 1: Netflix (NFLX)…

Tech stocks have been on a roller coaster lately. While some continued to chug to new all-time highs, others suffered a brutal decline amid a nasty bear market. However, many names have emerged with stronger chart setups as a result. Many people only prefer technical analysis or fundamental analysis. However, a blend of the two…

Friday was a quadruple expiration day in the markets, one of four throughout the year. It marks the expiration of several different assets related to futures and options. As such, it can create a pretty bumpy trading session. Despite that, let’s look at a few top stock trades for next week. Top Stock Trades for…

Tech stocks have been choppy so far in 2021, despite the Nasdaq-100 index notching a record high in mid-January. With our global economy on the rebound, the market is rotating away from high-growth tech stocks toward old economy shares such as airlines, retailers and industrial companies. However, every decline creates new buying opportunities for patient…

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