Don't get frustrated that you can't join the ranks of private investors drooling over the next Uber or Slack. Take advantage of the corner of the stock market that these investors are ignoring for outsized gains. Read More
Linda McDonough is a veteran hedge fund analyst who loves to break down company financial statements and identify market inefficiencies to uncover big opportunities. She believes in a boots-on-the-ground approach that includes surveying customers, interviewing company executives, or doing whatever it takes to see what others don't.
She's now brought her experience as a hedge fund analyst to subscribers of her Profit Catalyst Alert service. Her system identifies small- and mid-cap stocks that are about to move due to catalytic events that few others can identify...until it's too late. These events often times result in massive gains for her followers.
A radical report by Moody's Investor Service insists Amazon is not as big of a threat to food companies as investors fear. Is this true and what stocks will be hurt or helped as Amazon enters the grocery business with its purchase of Whole Foods? Read More
Both the bulls and the bears were surprised when Ulta Beauty fell almost $40 last week. How did both camps miss the pending slowdown in sales and what's next for this former beauty queen? Read More
Most investors fear volatility and consider hitting the sell button when stocks start jumping. But smart investors can make the most of the volatility and eventually learn to embrace it. How options trading can help you weather the market storms. Read More
The labor shortage of construction workers in the U.S. is cutting into profits and slowing the supply of new homes built. A demographic shift that began way back in 2010 is reverberating through industries from home builders to restaurants and will stretch for years to come. How to profit from these trends. Read More
Boston Beer Company's (NYSE: SAM) stock skyrocketed 20% on an unexpected sales increase last week. With almost one quarter of the shares sold short, the bears raced to cover due to the unanticipated positive turn. Further inspection, however, shows the jump may be short-lived. Read More
Purveyors of firearms and ammunition hit the bullseye last year. It seems like ancient history, but last fall Hillary Clinton was widely forecasted to win the presidential election. Many gun owners and potential gun owners feared her election would result in elevated owner restrictions and rushed out to purchase guns… Read More
Sell to close the July 21, 2017 put on Kroger (NYSE: KR) with a strike price of $27.50 at $2.20 or higher for a 110% gain. Symbol (KR170721P27.5) Kroger reported an inline quarter this morning but lowered numbers for future quarters. Analysts had already lowered estimates coming into… Read More