Netflix Is Still Not A Value Yet

Investors in Netflix (NFLX) saw the stock drop over $100 per share last night in after hours trading. The stock actually pared its losses today as the company was down as much as 25% last night. Shares of Netflix dropped over 20 percent today as the company reported earnings last night. The Good News: Netflix’s […]

A Steel Stock To Buy With The Potential To Double

The Dow Jones and S&P 500 are near their all time highs. The market has been on quite a bullish run and there are not a lot of screaming buy opportunities out there. Technology and retail seem a bit long in the tooth to me. There are however some sectors that still have values and […]

The Stock Market Is Overvalued

I am as big a stock market bull as anyone. The market has had a great run over the past few years and investors who stayed the course have made a great deal of money. I believe however a pullback is coming. It is simply too hard to find great values in the market now. […]

Long Term Investors Have Been Rewarded

I have written many articles citing the benefits of long term investing over short term investing. Beating the market over the short term is simply too difficult for most investors to do. It is close to impossible to time the market. Most long time traders only have minimal success at buying low and selling high […]

Abandon Ship On HP

The current fiscal cliff talks have caused a number of stocks to pull back in value. There are quite a few stocks who have become decent buying opportunities while others have become potentially worthless. One such company is in the technology industry. The company in question is the computer retailer Hewlett Packard Company (HPQ). Is […]

Finding Growth In The Payroll Processing Industry

Investors often look in the wrong place when they are trying to find a company that can make them a lot of cash. Investors are attracted to the big name companies like Walmart’s (WMT), Exxon’s (XOM), Nike’s (NKE), and Coca Cola’s (KO) of the world. While these are all great companies that can make money […]

Should You Buy Facebook?

Facebook launched its initial public offering a few weeks ago and a lot of investors gobbled up shares of the stock. Facebook had a lot of things going in its favor. The company has name recognition. Facebook is incredible well known with over 600 million people having accounts. Social media is one of the hottest […]

Four Technology Names Struggling To Find Their Niche

Google and Apple have been on a tear with both companies taking out the $600 level. The same cannot be said of all technology companies. There are a few laggards out there that seem to be keeping the NASDAQ from reaching its optimal level. Let’s take a look at a few tech giants that have […]

Five Things You Need To Know Before Investing in ETFs

ETFs, or exchange-traded funds, are among the most popular investment tools for newbie investors. Much like mutual funds, they consist of a group of stocks or commodities based on an existing index, such as the S&P 500 or NASDAQ. They may also consist of a group of stocks in the same general industry, such as […]

I Was Wrong About Apple

My aim is to always be honest with the readers of my blog. I always try to keep them informed of my winning and losing investment ideas. Most of my picks have been dead on but occasionally I have some picks that go the other way. One of these is the company Apple.