Investors should focus on a very diversified portfolio, and manufacturing stocks are a great addition to that. Manufacturing and other industrial companies can offer a more stable ROI than more volatile industries, such as technology and energy stocks. Industrial companies tend to weather difficult times in the market better than others because manufacturing jobs and
After a roaring first half of 2023, traders have started looking at tech stocks to sell. There are various reasons for the recent dip in the tech sector. In fact, one of the most pressing issues appears to be rising interest rates. As the Federal Reserve’s campaign against inflation continues, long-term bond yields have hit new
Earlier this month, Block (NYSE:SQ) stock plunged, after investors reacted negatively to the CashApp and Square parent’s latest quarterly results. Yet after sliding further throughout the month, a growing number of analysts and commentators are laying out the new bull case for SQ stock. After this sharp post-earnings plunge, which sent the stock from the
In today’s episode, I’m going to share with you the pros and cons of penny stocks. Penny stocks are hugely attractive, and they are great for certain types of traders. But they’re horrible for other types of traders. In this episode, we’ll cover the advantages and disadvantages of penny stocks, so that way you can
Tracey Ryniec and David Bartosiak, Stock Strategists at Zacks Investment Research, discuss oil giant BP (BP). It recently announced another 4,000 job cuts in addition to the 4,000 cuts it did in 2015. BP: http://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/BP?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Follow us on StockTwits: http://stocktwits.com/ZacksResearch Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ZacksResearch Like us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/ZacksInvestmentResearch
At the start of August, cybersecurity company Fortinet (NASDAQ:FTNT) issued financial results that missed Wall Street’s revenue expectations. Worse, the company lowered its forward guidance. This sent FTNT stock down 25% in a single trading session, its worst single-day price drop ever. The demise of Fortinet has cast a cloud over the entire cybersecurity sector,
Ray Dalio’s hedge fund Bridgewater Associates, recently made moves listed in the article. These three stocks match his strategy, attracting Bridgewater Associates’ capital. Dalio’s choices transcend financial figures, embodying his belief in innovation, sustainability and connectivity’s transformative power. These stocks exemplify progress, reflecting his investment philosophy. The first one, leading the solar revolution, is poised to
In recent years, the argument against dual-class stock investment has heated up considerably. Some feel they should be outlawed completely. In March 2019, I argued that the problem isn’t the share structure but the people running these companies. The share structure doesn’t stand in the way of market-beating returns in the hands of reasonable management