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Market Too Questionable Learn How BreakOuts Can be Your GuideAs we all witnessed it was another tough week for investors as the market continued to exhibit bearish characteristics.Yes, Friday was an ...

Soligenix(tickerSNGX) pursues several treatments for rare diseases and other critical problems. It is always intriguing to watch new drugs develop in the hope they can make life easier for pain suffer...

Microcap stocks are notoriously hard nuts to crack. They are the part of the capitalization-weighted investment universe that is typically less liquid, transparent, and profitable than large-cap choic...

The real value of an organization goes far beyond its profits and shares. Assessing how rich an organization is can quickly become a nightmare and many have lost a lot of energy and money in the proce...

The end of the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference invites reflection on lessons for investing. The legions of investors populating the Union Square hotels - almost all white, male, and wearing pale blue ...

Wellness Center USA(tickerWCUI) is one of those micro-cap companies that only deserves a look long enough to move along. It reminds me of why I am always so skeptical of penny stocks. The company occu...

Crude oil futures are up.European markets have jumped at the open.U.S. futures are higher by about1%.There was better than expected export trade data from China (if we can believe the numbers).Thats t...

As we all know, it wasnt the day we wanted to have to start the new year.Dow down-1.6%.S&P down-1.5%.Nasdaq down-2.1%.So much for new year optimism.Dow futures now off a-31.Now is time to look for sto...

BioPharmX(tickerBPMX) is another small pharmaceutical company with big plans to shake up drug delivery in dermatology and women's health. Plans are one thing, operations are another. Talented manageme...

Aoxing Pharmaceutical(ticker AXN) is one of those Chinese drug companies that wanted a US stock market listing. Such listings are a smart move if a thriving foreign company wants to raise capital here...

After a sell off on Thursday, the S&P 500 and Dow posted their biggest one-day gains in nearly three months on Friday.This past week was another test for this rally, and once again it passed as Friday...

While the global fintech market has undeniably exploded in the recent years, it is also indisputable that London remains its biggest and most attractive player. Indeed, the UK fintech market has grown...

Despite the fact that the S&P 500 on average offers returns far better than keeping money in cash, many people are too afraid of making mistakes to invest in the stock market. I know, because I felt t...

The market remains in an buyable mode.As long as we have breakouts, they should be considered buys.DHI broke out yesterday from the High Ranked Leaders Watch List.Volume was off though, being only-23%...

The market continues on and so do our breakouts.Yesterday, we had two solid breakouts from our Technical SetUps WatchList, also know as the BuyingBreakOuts.com watch list.PBH and CVT both broke out in...

5BARz International (OTCQB: BARZ), chaired by former Apple CEO Gil Amelio and led by tech incubator Daniel Bland, revealed that Southeast Asia is their next target after successful talks with various ...

Smart & Final Stores, Inc. (SFS NYSE)Smart & Final Stores, Inc. operates as a food retailer in the United States. The company operates through two segments, Smart & Final and Cash & Carry.Shares are ...

We got a pleasant surprise yesterday as the markets traded higher.Just as last weeks pull back shifted the current rally to under pressure, stocks rebounded.This morning the market opened higher.As re...

After six consecutive weeks of gains, the major averages posted their worst weekly losses in months.Last weeks pullback has now put the current rally run under pressure.Many leading stocks which made...

The S&P 500 moved into negative territoryyear to date, for the first time since Oct. 22. The Dow Industrial Average is also down year to date, moving below the 200-day MA, with a weekly loss of more t...

D.R. Horton, Inc. operates as a homebuilding company. It is engaged in the acquisition and development of land; and construction and sale of residential homes in 27 states and 79 markets in the United...

Dow futures up +70 as the distribution levels remain mild during the broader pullback.I added yet another TrendLine SetUp to the report today as GILD looks good to watch for a break out.This selection...

Marvin ClarkOct 29, 2015 @ 02:31 AM

Its Decision Day for the Federal Reserve, and it was an easy decision. The FOMC wrapped up a two-day policy sessionwith a statementthat interest rates will remain unchanged near zero; where they have ...

Congressional leaders have reached a tentative budget dealwith the White House in a breakthrough that would set government funding levels for the next two years and extend the nations debt limit throu...

Marvin ClarkOct 27, 2015 @ 01:48 AM

The U.S. economy has looked shaky of late, and an expected weak reading on third-quarter gross domestic product should confirm that. As a result, the Federal Reserve is again expected to keep interest...

After Thursday's closing bell Microsoft, Amazon, and Alphabet all reported very strong third quarter earnings, and these companies are big enough to lift the entire market; today they added $80 b...

The mining industry has been toppling down as mining giants fall to their knees. The weakness of the industry is because of the volatility in commodity prices as oil remains a cheaper energy source, M...

Warren Buffett buysquality merchandise when it is marked down, whether it is socks or stocks. His mentor, Benjamin Graham, taught him valuable lessons, one of which is that price is what you pay; valu...

Marvin ClarkOct 22, 2015 @ 05:31 AM

Oil futures settled at their lowest level in nearly three weeks. OPEC is holding a special meeting in Vienna with cartel members and non-members Russia and Mexico to discuss ways to prop up oil prices...

Marvin ClarkOct 21, 2015 @ 01:00 AM

Housing starts rose in Septemberas builders ramped up construction of apartments. Construction of new homes increased 6.5% to a seasonally adjusted annual pace of 1.21 million units in September.After...

Marvin ClarkOct 20, 2015 @ 09:10 AM

Twenty-eight years ago today,the Dow Jones Industrial Average crashed; a one day loss of508 points, or 22.6%,downto1,738 on what is now referred to as Black Monday. It was by far the largest one-day p...

The exchange traded funds (ETFs) universe has been expanding at such a pace that it is a challenge for an average investor to keepup with all the developments. According to the latest Global ETP Lands...

World markets extended a rally that has added $4.1 trillion to global equities this month, following a slew of weak economic reports that have dashed expectations for a Fed rate hike in 2015. European...

Tech-heavy Nasdaq ended higher than its investor-perplexing 50-day moving average for the first time in two months on Tuesday, CNBC reported.The tech bourse gained 1.8 percent, its most impressive run...

Marvin ClarkOct 16, 2015 @ 03:01 AM

DOW + 217 = 17,141SPX + 29 = 2023NAS + 87 = 487010 YR YLD + .04 = 2.20%OIL + .28 = 46.92GOLD .90 = 1184.40SILV un = 16.22The consumer price index, or prices at the retail level, declined by a seasona...

Majority of the base metals experienced a slight improvement during the latest London Metals Exchange (LME) trading on news of better data from China, the largest consumer of industrial metals in the ...

5BARz International (OTCQB: BARZ), a startup American firm whose ultimate goal is to solve every mobile network problem in the world through its revolutionary plug-and-play device, has begun the comme...

Early each market morning we diligently screen through thousands of high EPS and RS ranked stocks that have solid fundamentals.We are looking for those select few which are setting up in sound technic...

SHORT: Hannon Armstrong Sustainable Infrastructure Capital, Inc. (HASI NYSE)Closed: $16.96 -1.03 (-5.73%) | Volume: +8%Nice break of the 200-day moving average yesterday.As previo...

On Thursday, the Fed held interest rates near zero, citing global headwinds for global markets. This announcement spooked investors and sowed more confusion into an already unsettlingatmosphere.There ...

One of the biggest mistakes investors make when it comes to investing is trading on emotion. This is often repeated, because many investors don't realize they're letting their emotions get in the way ...

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There has been a great deal of discussion in the comment stream created around my latest article entitled Battery Recharging: Why IsTesla Not Going Wireless? published a few days ago on Seeking Alpha ...

Mining has gone a long way from merely boring holes into the ground, makeshift ladders and pulleys. Now, mining is worth more than 400 billion dollars and has evolved into an industry that entails a n...

In the research for my upcoming webinar, Women and Investing: How To Fearlessly Make Money in Stocks on July 23rd 2015, I found some shocking facts about female investors. Women now control 51% or $14...

Warren Buffett is a canny investor, businessman and role model to many. His investment knowledge and skills secured him a number three spot on the Forbes World Billionaires list, with a net worth of $...

Steven VannelliJun 26, 2015 @ 05:18 AM

The Knowledge Effect: Excess Returns of Highly Innovative CompaniesBy Steven Vannelli, CFA and Eric Bush, CFAWhat drives stock returns? Answering this question has been a goal of investors ever since ...

While women are working towards closing the gap on earning as much as men are (on average), their financial wants and needs remain very different. Women value financial peace of mind far more than acc...

The metal additive process is slowly creeping out of its image as a relative niche market, with multiple applications for different industries already in full swing. 3D printing is becoming a standard...

There is great news for investors looking into the titanium dioxide (TiO2) industry. A new research suggests that the global titanium dioxide market will reach a staggering amount of $17.12 billion in...