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: SPY |  News, Ratings, and Charts

Bull vs. Bear Contingency Plans

The S&P 500 (SPY) has endured its 2nd trip down towards bear market territory before a bounce ensued. This last downturn is thanks to the ugly earnings from both WalMart and Target. This is indeed a precarious time and we have to contemplate the odds of bull vs. bear market and the related contingency plans we would enact in our portfolios. 40 year investment veteran, Steve Reitmeister, shares that and more in the commentary below…

: NTR |  News, Ratings, and Charts

5 Stocks to Buy on the Next Market Pullback

Persisting factors like the multi-decade high inflation, deepening supply chain constraints, and the expectation of a recession due to the Federal Reserve’s aggressive policy tightening could lead to a further market pullback. So, it could be wise to bet on fundamentally sound stocks Nutrien (NTR), Centene (CNC), Itochu (ITOCY), Steel Dynamics (STLD), and Teck Resources (TECK) on every dip they witness in the near term. Let’s discuss.

: SPY |  News, Ratings, and Charts

Off Target?

There was reason for optimism earlier in the week as the S&P 500 (SPY) advanced nicely after skirting bear market territory. But then on Tuesday WalMart had shockingly poor earnings which was easily ignored. Unfortunately the next day Target reported even worse results and the investment world took notice with a 4% sell off. That rout extended through Friday as we briefly blew past the bear market dividing line at 3,855 to a low of 3,810. Then a late rally ensued ending the session back above bear territory at 3,901. Does WalMart and Target earnings truly change our outlook on the economy and what it means for the stock market? That is the key topic we need to explore this week in our POWR Value commentary. Read on below for more…

: DQ |  News, Ratings, and Charts

Daqo New Energy is Our Growth Stock of the Week

2022 has been very challenging for investors. Energy is one of the few themes that have worked. Investors should consider the alternative energy sector as many of these stocks are quite cheap and could see a surge in growth due to several catalysts. Read on to find out why Daqo New Energy (DQ) is our growth stock of the week.

: DIA |  News, Ratings, and Charts

Getting Paid For Your Patience With A Put Selling Strategy on DIA

Taking advantage of lower stock prices and higher option prices to position to be a buyer later and at better prices on the lower beta names in the DIA

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NASDAQ: ORLY | O'Reilly Automotive Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

Better Buy: O'Reilly Automotive vs. Advance Auto Parts

The easing of supply chain disruptions and growing demand is expected to propel new car production, boosting the auto parts manufacturers’ prospects. Both O'Reilly Automotive (ORLY) and Advance Auto Parts (AAP) are expected to benefit from the industry tailwinds. But which of these stocks is a better buy now? Read more to find out.

NYSE: BDX | Becton Dickinson & Co. News, Ratings, and Charts

Better Buy: Becton Dickinson vs. Intuitive Surgical

Growing demand for critical surgical procedures and increasing investments in R&D should drive the medical devices industry’s growth. Prominent medical device companies Becton Dickinson (BDX) and Intuitive Surgical (ISRG) are well-positioned to capitalize on the industry tailwinds. But which of these stocks is a better buy now? Read more to find out.

NYSE: ORCL | Oracle Corporation  News, Ratings, and Charts

5 Top-Quality Tech Stocks to Buy at a Discount

The technology industry has suffered a massive sell-off this year on investor concerns about potential interest rate increases to control record-high inflation. However, given the growing demand for tech solutions and rising investments in the industry, we think now could be an opportune time to buy the stocks of high-quality tech companies Oracle (ORCL), Open Text (OTEX), Qualcomm (QCOM), SAP (SAP), and United Microelectronics (UMC). These stocks are currently trading at considerable discounts to their peers. So, let’s discuss.

NASDAQ: MSFT | Microsoft Corp. News, Ratings, and Charts

Microsoft vs. Adobe: Which Software Stock is a Better Buy?

Given the rising adoption of advanced technologies and rapid digitization, the software industry is poised to grow in the near term. Prominent software stocks Microsoft Corporation (MSFT) and Adobe Inc. (ADBE) look well-positioned to capitalize on the industry tailwinds. But which of these stocks is a better buy now? Read on to learn what we think.

NYSE: BMY | Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. News, Ratings, and Charts

3 Pharmaceutical Stocks That Look Like Huge Bargains

Increasing investments in R&D and rising expenditure on healthcare are expected to bolster the pharmaceutical sector's growth. Therefore, we think the stocks of fundamentally sound pharmaceutical companies Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY), Bayer Aktiengesellschaft (BAYRY), and Catalyst Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (CPRX), which are currently trading at huge discounts to their peers, could be solid additions to one’s portfolio. Let’s take a closer look at these names.

NYSE: KDP | Keurig Dr Pepper Inc.  News, Ratings, and Charts

Better Buy: Keurig Dr Pepper vs. Monster Beverage

High inflation and the Fed’s aggressive interest rate increases could push the U.S. economy into a recession. But since consumer staples companies weather recessionary pressure well because of inelastic demand for their products, the stocks of prominent beverage companies Keurig Dr Pepper (KDP) and Monster Beverage (MNST) should stay afloat. But which of these two stocks is a better buy now? Read on to learn our view.

NYSE: ANTM | Anthem Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

5 Life Insurance Stocks to Buy Hand Over Fist

U.S. Treasury yields rose to multi-year highs earlier this month. And rising Treasury yields along with the Fed’s interest rate hikes bode well for life insurance companies. Thus, we think the shares of fundamentally sound life insurance companies Anthem (ANTM), Cigna Corp. (CI), UnitedHealth Group (UNH), Molina Healthcare (MOH), and Humana (HUM) could be ideal investments now. Read on.

NYSE: GNRC | Generac Holdlings Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

Down More Than 30% in the Past Year, is Now a Good Time to Buy Generac Holdings?

Industrial machinery company Generac Holdings (GNRC) has raised its standby generator prices without dampening demand. However, its bottom-line performance was bleak in its last reported quarter, and the stock has plunged more than 30% in price over the past year. So, considering its high beta, the question is, would it be wise to bet on the stock now? Read on to find out.

: VERB | Verb Technology Company, Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

Is Verb Technology Stock a Buy Under $1?

Interactive video-based sales enablement application provider Verb Technology (VERB) has been making several positive developments, but the company has yet to turn a profit. So, let’s find out if it is wise to bet on the stock, which is trading at less than $1 now. Read on.

NYSE: CLH | Clean Harbors, Inc.  News, Ratings, and Charts

Here's Why Now is an Opportune Time to Buy Clean Harbors

The shares of Clean Harbors (CLH) have plunged in price despite solid fiscal first-quarter results. But can they rebound on the company’s intelligent pricing programs and cost-control initiatives? Let’s find out.

: AUVI | Applied UV Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

Is Applied UV Stock a Good Stock to Own in 2022?

Despite reporting an increase in revenue in its last reported quarter, Applied UV’s (AUVI) EPS and revenue came in lower than analysts’ estimates. However, analysts expect the company’s EPS to improve in the coming quarters. So, is AUVI a good stock to own? Read on to learn our view.


NYSE: MRK | Merck & Co. Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

3 Low-Beta Stocks to Buy to Combat a Jittery Market

The Fed’s aggressive interest rate increases to tame multi-decade high inflation, and an anticipated economic slowdown, have exacerbated market volatility of late. To protect against the market uncertainties, we think investors should consider investing in low-beta stocks Merck (MRK), Gilead Sciences (GILD), and AmerisourceBergen (ABC). Let’s discuss why.

NYSE: WMT | Walmart Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

Take Advantage of the Dip: 3 Blue Chip Stocks to Buy and Hold

Since concerns over potential interest rate hikes to control inflation and ongoing geopolitical crises are expected to keep the stock market under pressure, we think it could be wise to scope up shares of blue-chip companies to ensure some stability to one’s portfolio returns. Significant market reach, pricing power, and liquidity help blue-chip stocks perform steadily irrespective of market fluctuations. Therefore, it could be wise to bet on blue-chip stocks Walmart (WMT), The Coca-Cola Company (KO), and The Procter & Gamble Company (PG) at their current dips. Read on.

: JMIA | Jumia Technologies AG ADR News, Ratings, and Charts

Better Buy: Jumia Technologies vs. MercadoLibre

In this article I will analyze and compare Jumia Technologies and MercadoLibre to determine which e-commerce stock is currently a better investment.

NYSE: MAC | Macerich Co. News, Ratings, and Charts

Is Macerich a Good REIT to Own?

Real estate investment trust (REIT) Macerich’s (MAC) has been ramping up its efforts to move past pandemic disruptions and reported significant improvement in its last quarter, with robust leasing demand and tenant sales. However, MAC’s shares have plunged more than 30% in price this year. And considering bearish analysts’ sentiments around the stock, the question is, is MAC a buy now? Keep reading to learn our view.

NYSE: HPE | Hewlett Packard Enterprise Company News, Ratings, and Charts

Is Hewlett Packard Enterprise a Buy?

Hewlett Packard's (HPE) shares have plunged nearly 11% in price over the past year. However, the company has been making various strategic moves to boost its operational performance. So, is it worth betting on the stock now? Read on, let's find out.

: BJ | BJ's Wholesale Club Holdings, Inc.  News, Ratings, and Charts

BJ's Wholesale Club: A Bulk Discount Retailer That Deserves a Place in Your Portfolio

Bulk discount retailer BJ's Wholesale Club (BJ) has been capitalizing on surging inflation and rising gasoline prices. In addition, the company has taken several strategic steps to expand its market reach. Therefore, we think the stock could be a great addition to one’s portfolio. Read on.

NASDAQ: INTC | Intel Corporation News, Ratings, and Charts

4 Stocks with High Levels of Insider Buying

Heavy insider buying can be a good indicator of future price appreciation for stocks because insiders often have insight into the growth prospects of their companies. Shares of Intel (INTC), CSX (CSX), Centene (CNC), and AutoZone (AZO) have been heavily bought by insiders of late. So, we think it could be wise to add these stocks to one’s watchlist. Let’s discuss.

NASDAQ: ASRT | Assertio Therapeutics, Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

4 Top-Rated Stocks Under $10 to Buy This Month

Though the major stock market indexes made a comeback yesterday following statements from the Biden administration hinting at the possibility of removing U.S tariffs on China, concerns over surging inflation and consequent monetary policy tightening are anticipated to keep the stock market under pressure in the near term. Therefore, we think it could be wise to bet on fundamentally sound low-priced stocks Assertio Holdings, Inc. (ASRT), Overseas Shipholding Group, Inc. (OSG), SunCoke Energy, Inc. (SXC), and Global Cord Blood Corporation (CO). These stocks are top-rated in our proprietary rating system.

NYSE: AUY | Yamana Gold Inc. News, Ratings, and Charts

Should You Buy Gold Stocks Amid the Stock Market Correction?

The stock market is sinking deeper on concerns over the sky-high inflation and the Fed’s hawkish tilt. Although gold is traditionally seen as a safe-haven asset in times of uncertainties, will gold stocks be smart investments now? Let’s analyze three gold stocks, Yamana Gold (AUY), B2Gold (BTG), and Centerra Gold (CGAU), in this regard.

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