With the incredibly popular Avengers: Endgame film, shares of Disney Co. exploded from a low of $107.50 to $142.50 in April 2019.
After the film grossed $1.2 billion in its opening weekend (biggest in history), analysts were still seen raising price targets. JP Morgan noted the stock could run to $150 a share by the end of the year. The firm also increased its full-year earnings estimates to $6.80 a share from $6.69 thanks to better than expected film performances in the year. For 2020, the analysts hiked their estimates to $6.50 from $6.35 a share, as well.Read More
Buy low and sell high.
In other words, buy when a stock is in the dumps, and sell it at a peak.
It’s the best investment advice ever given. The problem is most people do the exact opposite. They sell low. Then, they buy high. They just sucked into the psychology and begin to trade on raw emotion instead of basing decisions on rational thought.Read More
Boeing was one of the top stocks to avoid in 2019.
The stock fell more than 35 points in two days on news that an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed, sadly leaving no survivors. That came just comes after another deadly crash involving the same model in Indonesia, which also left no survivors.Read More
One of the best ways to improve your trading is to experiment.
It’s how I found that a combination of Bollinger Bands (2,20), MACD, relative strength (RSI), Williams’ %R, and Money Flow (MFI) can help lead to success as high as 80%.Read More
It may be time to buy small-cap stocks again, say analysts.
As of October 2019, the gap down in small caps brought valuations to their most attractive levels in years, noted CNBC, giving investors a long-term buy and hold opportunity. Plus, small cap stocks are less affected by global trade conditions given their domestic focus.Read More
In early October 2019, markets plummeted.
The Dow Jones fell 800 points in just two days on trade war fears, impeachment news, and slowing growth. The ISM September 2019 survey pointed to contraction at less than 50.Read More