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…

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…

Preferred stock ETFs that get increased attention when volatility and doldrums make headlines in equity markets, and so far September has been a down and choppy month. For instance, the , the  and the  are down around 2.9%, 3.6% and 1.6%, respectively. As a result, investors looking for steady passive income are putting preferred stock ETFs…

They’re a notorious and merry band of marauders. But when it comes to Robinhood Markets (NASDAQ:HOOD) and buying into how those exploits are made possible, is HOOD stock out to rob your trading account? Let’s look at what’s happening in HOOD stock both off and on the price chart, then offer a risk-adjusted determination aligned with…

It’s easy to get caught up in the trading frenzy that started in earnest during the pandemic. Meme stocks, Special-purpose acquisition companies — whatever you name, chances are good it was getting individual investors very excited. And the FOMO movement ultimately hit significant socially distanced heights. This caused many to overlook solid retirement stocks in…

Source: PopTika/ShutterStock.com Earnings season is upon us, and investors are prepping for a deluge of company updates across the land. Since bank stocks will be the first to step up to the plate, we’re focusing on financials for this week’s top stock trades. Share prices soared in the second quarter, with the S&P 500 gaining…