With Thanksgiving and other winter holidays fast approaching, it’s a good practice to stop and consider what we’re grateful for. When it comes to the professional realm, I’m appreciative for the ability to get paid for crafting (hopefully) compelling stories. Through this journey, I’ve reached out to millions and even make regular TV appearances. But…

For years, Zillow (NASDAQ:Z, NASDAQ: ZG) was known as just an online real estate marketplace — and a very popular one, at that. Z stock mostly drifted sideways as the company stayed in its lane, collecting online home sale and rental listings for prospective buyers to view. Source: OpturaDesign / Shutterstock.com The next thing you know,…

There is currently a lot of volatility surrounding Opendoor Technologies (NASDAQ:OPEN) stock. The company soared nearly 20% higher on positive news contained in its Q3 earnings report. Source: Tada Images / Shutterstock.com The company also expects that growth should continue into the next quarter. That has investors wondering if now is the time to get…

The S&P 500 notched another new all-time high as earnings continue to roll in. Honestly, the broader market is getting a bit extended, particularly as we approach the two-day Fed meeting and the monthly labor report, so keep that in the back of your mind. We’re not looking for anything too extreme, but just taking…

Ever since Opendoor Technologies (NASDAQ:OPEN) stock fell to a low of around $14, its rally following its quarterly results is holding. It’s been trading around $24 for the last few days. Source: Tada Images / Shutterstock.com On the chart, OPEN stock triggered a multiple bottom signal between May and August. The bottom is around $15.…

The housing market has been red hot this year, thanks to a number of intersecting catalysts. However, it seems like Zillow (NASDAQ:Z, NASDAQ:ZG) is struggling to handle the heat. Over the weekend, the digital real estate company announced it would pause operations in its automated home-flipping business. That has created an opportunity for competitor Opendoor…

After a powerful finish to last week, stocks opened lower on Monday. However, they quickly flipped to positive territory shortly after the open and ahead of a busy earnings week. With that in mind, let’s look at some top stock trades now. Top Stock Trades for Tomorrow No. 1: Dogecoin (DOGE-USD) Breakout or fake out?…

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…

Blockchain stocks have been gaining traction amid the current cryptocurrency frenzy. Despite the Securities and Exchange Commission’s (SEC) recent discussion and regulatory warning on cryptocurrencies, blockchain technology has proven its value across broader sectors. Initially developed to serve as a digital public ledger for recording transactions involving Bitcoin (CCC:BTC-USD), blockchain has expanded its presence into other…

OpenDoor Technologies (NASDAQ:OPEN) was founded to automate the back-end of housing retail. That’s a laudable goal. But OPEN stock is not content being the dealer in this market. Instead, the company has become a player, raising cash to buy houses on its own. Source: PREMIO STOCK/Shutterstock.com This means the numbers it reports have nothing to…

How bad has it gotten for Chinese stocks?  Well, ARK Invest portfolio manager Cathie Wood recently lowered her biggest exchange-traded fund’s (ETF) holdings in Chinese stocks to 0.2% of the portfolio (as of Aug. 9), down from approximately 8% in February. ARK Innovation ETF (NYSE:ARKK) currently has $25.5 billion in assets. That’s a considerable retreat. And while…

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…

Opendoor (NASDAQ:OPEN) is the market leader of the potentially lucrative online real estate space, which is also referred to as iBuying. In light of Opendoor’s  recent lackluster earnings performance, it’s easy to think otherwise. However, the company is in a niche that is primed for disruption in the post-pandemic world. Moreover, its growth is very…

The housing market is on fire. Source: Shutterstock This past Tuesday, the S&P CoreLogic Case-Shiller Home Price Index showed that U.S. home prices set another record in May, rising nearly 17% year-over-year. But you didn’t need me to rattle off that data point to prove to you that the housing market is red-hot right now.…

Crispr Therapeutics AG (NASDAQ:CRSP) has the kind of DNA to become the next big thing in the market. But how does CRSP stock shape up as a purchase for today’s investors? Let’s take a look at what’s happening off and on the price chart, then offer a risk-adjusted determination aligned with those findings. Source: Catalin…

Canoo (NASDAQ:GOEV) remains a concept electric vehicle company, and to be fair there’s nothing wrong with that reality. Still, with GOEV stock manufacturing another kind of very real bearish feature, investors dreaming of the next big, big thing would be wise to use caution. Let me explain. Source: shutterstock.com/rafapress No revenues and big ideas. The…

Reddit’s r/WallStreetBets is, unexpectedly, a go-to resource for finding the next big stock picks. The retail trading community has jettisoned GameStop (NYSE:GME) and AMC (NYSE:AMC) already, proving their ability. Now, investors want to coordinate their purchases with the subreddit in order to get in on the next moonshot. It could be any of the r/WSB favorites: Naked…