Source: View Apart / Shutterstock.com If any product is associated with Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) nowadays, it’s the iPhone. However, AAPL stock traders are feeling anxious today because of a problem occurring with iPhone supplier Foxconn. Specifically, disruptions at a factory in China stemming from Covid-19 lockdown protests could make it more difficult to bring iPhones to…

Source: Postmodern Studio / Shutterstock Taboola (NASDAQ:TBLA) stock jumped as much as 60% after privately-held Yahoo signed a long-term ad deal and took a 25% stake. Yahoo was acquired by Apollo Global Management last year for $5 billion. TBLA stock closed Nov. 25 at $1.84 per share with a market capitalization of $455 million and…

2022 was a tough one for tech stocks. Most were walloped with higher interest rates, fears of aggressive rate hikes, geopolitical issues, economic concerns, and fed-up consumers. It chased even the sanest investors from the market. While it’s impossible to find a risk-free investment, some are safer than others – especially if they’re leaders in…

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…

Recently, Barron’s published a thought-provoking op-ed which triumphantly declared that stocks have already bottomed, which might not be the positive catalyst for index funds, as you might think it is. After all, one of the key advantages of this broad-stroke investment strategy is to mitigate volatility. Through multiple bets via a benchmark indicator, investors are…

Source: TDKvisuals / Shutterstock.com Porch (NASDAQ:PRCH) stock is on the minds of traders today thanks to CEO Matt Ehrlichman agreeing to acquire more shares. According to a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Ehrlichman has agreed to acquire an additional $5 million worth of PRCH stock. The CEO will acquire these shares…

Undervalued blue-chip stocks are a little easier to find in the midst of the current bear market. There are bargains to be found for investors who can stomach short-term volatility. The broad-based decline in equities this year means that some of the best-run and most dominant companies in the U.S. are undervalued and trading at…

Large-cap stocks are always great to have in a portfolio. These companies are some of the biggest and best-known stocks in the market. That makes finding the best large-cap stocks a worthy exercise. Of course, in this market, it can be a challenge to identify the best large-cap stocks. With the Dow Jones Industrial Average…

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…

When Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-B) posted operating earnings growth of 20%, this reaffirmed how well Warren Buffett and its team manage the conglomerate. The company benefited from impressive net income from its insurance investment, as sell as surging profits from its utility and energy holdings. With these strong operating earnings, Berkshire has been able to improve…

Source: sylv1rob1 / Shutterstock.com This season has been marked by an ongoing list of layoffs, especially in tech. Many prominent tech companies have reported job cuts. Yesterday, Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) announced plans to lay off up to 10,00 workers ahead of the holiday season. But industry leader Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) just confirmed that it’s actually doing the…

Mutual funds offer a lot of advantages to investors, particularly for retail investors who may have limited time, a low appetite for risk and only a passing knowledge of how the stock market works. People wanting to put away their hard-earned money for retirement often choose these investment vehicles because they provide exposure to a…

While it’s tempting to target the flavors of the week during a market correction, investors ought to spare some time for no-brainer blue-chip stocks to buy for 2023 and beyond. Indeed, the broader market and economic dynamics encourage retail investors to think about value and stability over growth. Earlier, I laid out the monetary backdrop…

Cash is king. Cash lets companies grow through hard times, which is vital in technology. What investors forgot in 2022 is that tech has always been a boom-and-bust business. If you’re making computer chips or building clouds, you have enormous capital needs. You must invest through the business cycle. Cash is how you do it. So,…

Most news has been fairly bleak this week, as speculation regarding the omicron variant has overtaken the airwaves. As it happens, though, fans of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) technology can look forward to an important catalyst in early 2022. MacRumors has reported that the Big Tech innovator is planning on releasing the third-generation iPhone SE within the…

Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) stock looks well positioned to have a great year in 2022. Source: Eric Broder Van Dyke / Shutterstock.com While the Seattle-based online retail colossus has trailed other mega-cap technology stocks throughout this year and underperformed the broader stock market, that poor performance is expected to end in the New Year with AMZN stock…

Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) remains at the forefront of the sector from a tech perspective, the company’s financial results have been strong yet MU stock is still very cheap. Source: Piotr Swat / Shutterstock.com Computer memory prices have been easing in recent months after an extremely strong start to the year. Nonetheless, the prices are poised…

Most recent coverage of the electric vehicle race has centered around prominent American names, such Rivian (NASDAQ:RIVN) and Lucid Motors (NASDAQ:LCID). While one company saw a more difficult time last week than some of its competitors, it’s off to a much better start this week. China-based EV producer Nio (NYSE:NIO) hadn’t been trading well throughout…