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  • Easier Said Than Done, But Here’s Howard Marks on Forced Liquidation
    Posted by on October 15th, 2014 at 12:48 pm, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits Most investors—and certainly most nonprofessionals—know little about technicals. These are non-fundamental factors—that is, things unrelated to value—that affect the supply and demand […]

  • Sometimes, Stocks Go To Zero
    Posted by on October 6th, 2014 at 9:21 pm, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits GT Advanced Technologies – the company behind one of the hottest stock market stories in the past year, the next big growth […]

  • Why Did Warren Buffett Buy An Auto Dealer
    Posted by on October 2nd, 2014 at 11:15 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits This morning, we woke up to the news that Buffett is buying Van Tuyl Group, the nation’s largest privately held car dealership […]

  • Nike and Under Armour Continue to Dominate The Athletic Apparel World
    Posted by on September 26th, 2014 at 11:28 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits Nike ($NKE) IPO-ed in 1980 by raising $5 million from the public. Today, some startups raise more money in their seed stage. […]

  • How To Trade Alibaba
    Posted by on September 18th, 2014 at 7:25 pm, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits Over the past two weeks, I received more than ten emails asking me about Alibaba. I realize that most people in the […]

  • The 5 Secrets To Highly Profitable Swing Trading
    Posted by on September 14th, 2014 at 9:17 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits There are two major ways to consistently make money in the market: 1) Hunt for several huge winners in a year. Build […]

  • The World Has Gone Crazy About Alternative Energy
    Posted by on August 28th, 2014 at 10:48 pm, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits They say that the cure for high oil prices is higher oil prices. The so called alternative energy sources – solar, wind, […]

  • Sand Is the New Gold
    Posted by on August 28th, 2014 at 11:02 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits During the Gold Rush in the 1850s, merchants made a lot more money than gold diggers. During the fracking rush of our […]

  • Google – When Expensive Is Cheap And Cheap Is Expensive
    Posted by on August 22nd, 2014 at 8:36 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits This week, Google marked 10 years since it became a public company. Here’s a quick reminder of the event from wikipedia: In […]

  • The Perfect Portfolio
    Posted by on August 7th, 2014 at 9:14 am, Comments: 0

    Share on StockTwits Imagine if there was a way to know the best performing stocks of each year ahead of time? According to Patrick O”Shaughnessy […]