Since she was young, Manisha has had a strong interest in the stock market. She majored in Economics in college and has a passion for writing, which has led to her career as a research analyst.
Manisha’s goal is to help individual investors succeed in the stock market. She uses her knowledge in fundamental analysis to evaluate companies and determine if they are worthwhile investments.
Though the gig economy is growing worldwide with increasing demand for flexible and short-term working arrangements, shares of some companies that are benefiting by depending on independent contractors and freelancers have outrun their growth prospects. Examples are prominent gig economy stocks Airbnb (ABNB), Uber (UBER), and Fiverr (FVRR), which we think look significantly overvalued at their current price levels. So, they are best avoided now. Read on. Jul 29, 2021| 10:38am
Agilent (A) has generated significant returns over the past few months on the back of strategic acquisitions, an expanding portfolio of products and services, and solid financials. However, after hitting its $152.41 all-time price high on July 23, 2021, can the stock continue advancing? Read on. Jul 29, 2021| 9:46am
Because the hybrid working trend is expected to continue for the foreseeable future, the need for software solutions is expected to grow. So, software companies Adobe (ADBE) and The Trade Desk (TTD) should benefit from increasing demand for their solutions. But which of these stocks is a better buy now? Read more to find out. Jul 28, 2021| 10:00am
One of the top players in the consumer goods industry, Procter & Gamble (PG), has paid dividends for 131 consecutive years and recently declared an $0.87 quarterly dividend. However, given a decline in interest from hedge fund investors, is it wise to bet on the stock now? Let’s find out. Jul 28, 2021| 9:33am
Despite concerns regarding the spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant, the market has made a comeback since its wobble last week thanks to strong corporate earnings. And because the market is expected to keep moving higher in the near term, we think it could be wise to bet on quality ETFs Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ), iShares Trust - iShares Russell 2000 ETF (IWM), and ARK ETF Trust - ARK Innovation ETF (ARKK). They each possess higher-than-market return potential. Jul 27, 2021| 2:19pm
While a surge in domestic leisure travel helped Delta Air Lines (DAL) turn a profit in the second quarter, investors continue to be worried about its growth prospects due to the rapid spread of the COVID-19 Delta variant. As a result, the stock’s price has declined by more than 10% over the past three months. So, let’s discuss if it is wise to buy DAL shares on the dip. Jul 27, 2021| 9:17am
Amid growing climate change concerns, the demand for renewable energy in the form of biofuels has been increasing, especially in the road transportation market. So, biofuel-related companies Green Plains (GPP) and Gevo (GEVO) could witness increasing demand for their products and services. But which of these stocks is a better buy now? Read more to find out. Jul 26, 2021| 9:31am
HVAC company Carrier Global (CARR) has generated impressive returns over the past few months, relying on its broad portfolio of products and services and strategic alliances. However, with the stock hitting its $51.96 all-time high on Friday, does it have further upside to deliver? Let’s find out. Jul 26, 2021| 9:00am
With billionaire activist investor Bill Ackman betting big on economic recovery despite the spread of the hyper-contagious COVID-19 Delta variant, we think it could be wise to bet on potential beneficiaries of an expanding economy, namely Lowe's (LOW), Chipotle (CMG), and Restaurant Brands International (QSR). They are among the top holdings of Ackman’s hedge fund, Pershing Square Capital Management. Read on. Jul 23, 2021| 2:50pm
Technology company Creatd (CRTD) is known for its flagship product, Vocal. While its stock price has advanced 9.5% over the past month on the back of positive developments and Redditors’ interest, it has declined more than 57% since hitting its peak on July 13. So, is it wise to buy the stock now? Let’s find out. Jul 23, 2021| 10:26am