2022 was a disaster. Over these last 11 months, inflation hit a 40-year high. There were fears of recession. Nearly 63% of U.S. consumers were living paycheck to paycheck. Markets were crushed. Home sales began to fall at the fastest rate in decades. Consumer spending fell. Russia invaded Ukraine. China saw rare unrest over COVID…

Source: Girts Ragelis / Shutterstock.com Zoom (NASDAQ:ZM) stock is sliding lower on Tuesday following the release of its earnings report for the third quarter of fiscal 2023. That bad news dragging ZM stock down today has to do with its latest guidance. The company expects revenue for its fourth quarter to range from $1.095 billion…

Source: Michael Vi / Shutterstock.com Once one of the most important commodities in the post-coronavirus ecosystem, teleconferencing specialist Zoom (NASDAQ:ZM) now suffers the opposite paradigm. Ahead of its third-quarter earnings report, the company faces extraordinary competitive pressures, forcing management to adjust its product offerings. Even with this pivot, ZM stock runs headlong into relevancy concerns.…

Source: Roschetzky Photography / Shutterstock.com As CEO Elon Musk has been offloading shares of Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) stock, Cathie Wood has been picking them up. Recently, the famed contrarian investor announced that she has increased her TSLA stock holdings amid the company’s new controversy. Ever since Musk successfully acquired Twitter, his focus has been on the…

Source: Michael Vi / Shutterstock.com Apparently, folks who attended Zoom’s (NASDAQ:ZM) Zoomtopia event this week were made privy to a surprising announcement. As it turns out, Zoom is now collaborating with electric vehicle (EV) company Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA). That’s not the only big news, however. Reportedly, the company is also teaming up with theater chain AMC Entertainment (NYSE:AMC).…

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…

Like many other pandemic winners, Zoom Video Communications (NASDAQ:ZM) stock is a pandemic darling that made the most of the moment. Source: Michael Vi / Shutterstock.com The growth story of Zoom is like no other as it became a household name in no time. It may not be correct to say that the pandemic is…

“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…

Editor’s note: This article was updated on Nov. 22 to correct Goldman Sachs’ price target for PLTR stock.  Today, shares of many high growth names are in freefall after it was announced that President Joe Biden would be re-nominating Jerome Powell as chairman of the Federal Reserve. Palantir Technologies (NYSE:PLTR) wasn’t spared in the process.…

Market news today has largely centered around President Joe Biden’s appointment of Jerome Powell to another term as chair of the Federal Reserve. While this development was anticipated by many, it comes at a time when inflation is rising rapidly and economic uncertainty continues to weigh on investors. One thing that can be expected in…

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…

A few weeks ago, Meta Materials (NASDAQ:MMAT) stock generated significant interest although for reasons the company probably didn’t anticipate. Source: Phonlamai Photo / Shutterstock.com In late October, social media firm Facebook changed its name to Meta Platforms (NASDAQ:FB). Suddenly, people were bidding up MMAT stock, causing some to wonder if this was a case of…

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,…

The Covid-19 pandemic has had an impact on every aspect of our lives. Travel, work or real estate, everything has seen a transition, and our homebuying habits have also changed significantly. Opendoor (NASDAQ:OPEN) is making the most of this change and is offering products and services that meet the demands of the consumers of today.…

Online real estate platform Zillow (NASDAQ:ZM) recently shook up the industry when it announced its departure from the iBuying business. Sizeable losses had built up in its home-flipping business, so the company shut it down. However, Zillow’s other business segments, such as mortgages and media, haven’t made much money either. Nevertheless, the Zillow debacle shouldn’t deter…

The WeWork (NYSE:WE) turn-around has was one of the more compelling stories from the stock market this year. The office-sharing company had been among THE stocks to buy before its IPO implosion, where Softbank (OTCMKTS:SFTBY) had to bail out the company. However, in the past year, WeWork seems to have been revitalized under the leadership…