Bulls Will Sometimes Trample A Bearish Signal: Are We There Now?

Bulls Will Sometimes Trample A Bearish Signal: Are We There Now?
A strong bull market can make secondary indicators either unreliable or ill-timed. This is important for IBD-style investors to remember because the IBD investor is a market timer. History provides many examples of the market itself (the primary indicator) successfully contradicting a secondary indicator. The Reagan era had some classic examples of the bulls trampling bearish signals. The Reagan... Read More

Calculating The Impact Of Tax Reform

Calculating The Impact Of Tax Reform
By Kristina Hooper : Weekly Market Compass: Will the benefits outweigh the concerns? By Kristina Hooper, Global Market Strategist. Posted on Expert Investment Views: Invesco US Blog . In a number of places around the world, it’s an exciting time to be a taxpayer – or tax attorney. That’s because a variety of countries have brought or are bringing tax... Read More

Why Roku Stock Jumped Today

Why Roku Stock Jumped Today
After starting off 2018 on the wrong foot , shares of Roku (NASDAQ: ROKU) have recovered somewhat, with the stock bouncing back 6% today. The market is still trying to figure out how to value the pure-play on over-the-top (OTT) streaming service, which is a challenge due to a lack of direct peers. There were two main reasons why Roku... Read More

Earnings: 2 Hot Stocks to Watch Next Week

Earnings: 2 Hot Stocks to Watch Next Week
As earnings season ramps up, investors will look to quarterly updates to get the latest information on companies in their portfolios and stocks they’re interested in. Two stocks that report results next week that will be particularly interesting to watch this earnings season are streaming-video company Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) and maker of minimally invasive surgical robots Intuitive Surgical (NASDAQ: ISRG)... Read More