With a good deal of uncertainty over interest rate hikes and the potential for recession, markets have been far more volatile. However, if some of the uncertainty fades, we could also see a year-end rally, which I strongly believe could happen. That being said, investors may want to consider these S&P 500 stocks to buy
Whenever positive industry tailwinds last for the long term, multiple new players enter the industry. This includes start-ups and existing companies that diversify. However, over time, fewer players remain. The industry cycles a phase of consolidation of potential company failures coupled with acquisitions. This pattern holds true for the electric vehicle industry. In the next
Recent comments by Bank of America (NYSE:BAC) CEO Brian Moynihan have increased my confidence in my thesis that the U.S. is heading for “a soft landing.” Specifically, Moynihan said the U.S. Federal Reserve already achieved “a soft landing.” That being said, investors may want to consider jumping back into consumer discretionary stocks – especially those that
Although an inherently uncomfortable topic, investors need to seriously consider the idea of certain Nasdaq stocks to sell. With the namesake exchange featuring some of the most innovative – but also simultaneously risky – enterprises, you’ll want to do some fall cleaning here. Another reason to target Nasdaq stocks to sell centers on basic realities.
Clinical trials are a difficult and grueling process for companies. The FDA and other regulatory agencies require the highest possible standards in order to approve new drugs. To meet those standards, companies must spend exorbitant sums recruiting patients, testing drugs and cataloging the data. And with most clinical trials ending in failure, all that money
Undoubtedly, investors are getting nervous with ongoing concerns of higher interest rates, inflation, and a weakening economy. However, one way to improve peace of mind is selling risky dividend stocks. For income investors, a dividend’s security is paramount. It’s time to get rid of these three ticking time bomb dividend stocks before they explode. Brookfield
Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) stock has benefitted as the company has defined the generative artificial intelligence boom of 2023. Since the start of the year, NVDA is up 190%. But they have been a lot higher. At the end of August, NVDA stock was selling at $485 per share, about $50 higher than it is trading now.
Nio (NYSE:NIO) stands as a prominent pick in China’s electric vehicle market. However, NIO stock has experienced substantial volatility because of speculation about which companies will thrive in the global transition to electric vehicles. In 2022, Nio faced a challenging year, with its stock plummeting over 69% during a widespread market downturn. In 2023, Nio’s
Through his holding company Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE:BRK-A/NYSE:BRK-B), Warren Buffett runs a massive investment portfolio, currently worth $340 billion. He also holds nearly $150 billion of cash in the portfolio in case, as he likes to say, opportunities arise. Buffett’s investments are highly concentrated in a handful of notable names such as Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) and Bank of
In this article AZTA Follow your favorite stocksCREATE FREE ACCOUNT Choja | E+ | Getty Images Company: Azenta (AZTA) Business: Azenta is a life sciences company that operates through two segments. First, there’s the life sciences products division, which offers automated cold sample management systems for compound and biological sample storage, equipment for sample preparation
Faced with finding three top franchise stocks to buy for 2024 and beyond, I want to keep the restaurant names to a minimum. That’s especially true, given I’ve only got three spots available. I’ve got to be extra diligent. Franchise Direct’s website ranking the top 100 franchises for 2023 has several names I recognize as
In the bustling world of investing, dividend stocks to buy for income stand out for those searching for dependable returns. It’s no secret that dividend aristocrats, those esteemed stocks with a rich legacy of payouts spanning over 25 years, are lauded as the epitome of financial reliability. These stalwarts have weathered stormy economic climates, delivering
Value stocks can have a lot of benefits for investors. Typically, they are larger, well-established companies that are profitable and have a record of delivering solid financial results. Oftentimes, value stocks pay a dividend to their stockholders. However, value stocks get their name because their share price tends to trade below what analysts feel the
Bill Ackman, Pershing Square Capital Management CEO, speaking at the Delivering Alpha conference in NYC on Sept. 28th, 2023. Adam Jeffery | CNBC Billionaire investor Bill Ackman said Friday that U.S. regulators have approved his unique special purpose acquisition company structure, and he’s ready to hunt for a deal. Investors in Ackman’s unfruitful SPAC, known as
The American stock market has struggled in September 2023, a historically volatile month. The combination of higher interest rates and oil prices has taken the wind out of the market’s momentum. However, many equities are mispriced as investors fret about the future and focus on tech and growth companies. This fact presents investors with some
Right now, retail is undergoing a major shakeup. Consumer shopping habits have changed, perhaps permanently. As a result, quite a few retail stocks have been punished too much, seeing their stock prices plummet over the past few months. That might strike fear into some investors, but all I see right now is opportunity. While there
Sports betting stocks are definitely stocks to consider, if diversification is important to you. The sports betting industry is often overlooked by investors, despite offering great investment opportunities. The industry consists of great consumer discretionary stocks with strong outlooks, also making them value plays in their own right. Due to these factors, sports betting stocks
I don’t want you to think this was a clickbait headline. So allow me to be clear. This article is about three not-so-well-known tech stocks that are trading for less than $10. They may not be penny stocks, but anytime a stock trades for less than $10, investors can expect higher-than-usual volatility. In bull
The recovery from the Covid-19 pandemic created a boom for many penny stocks as traders sought to capitalize on huge gains from unexpected disruptions and surge in demand. However, as the economy has stabilized post-pandemic, penny stocks have come back down to earth along with the broader market. While larger, more established companies have recovered
Lithium mining stocks have gained significant traction in the past few years. The many use cases of lithium have resulted in exponential growth estimates for the industry (19.57% per year until 2028). Although the lithium industry has consolidated, most lithium mining stocks remain in their early stages of trading, meaning mispricing is a frequent occurrence.