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  • Our Buy Signals For GLD And OIL
    Today, 1:52 PM OIL, GLD Comment!

    Summary

    • Both GLD and OIL triggered at about the same time.
    • But OIL stopped, and only GLD remains in play.
    • The trade is therefore 1/2 cash and 1/2 GLD.
  • For Gilead, Are Products More Important Than Price?
    Yesterday, 2:16 PM GILD 18 Comments

    Summary

    • Price is what makes you money in the stock market.
    • But products are fun and easier to talk about.
    • The question is, what is more important?
  • Investors Wait To Invest New Money In Apple
    Mon, Nov. 24 AAPL 56 Comments

    Summary

    • AAPL has increased by 10% in about 20 days.
    • The stock still looks solid on a fundamental basis.
    • But because price matters, new investors should wait for a retracement.
  • Investors Should Be Concerned About Gilead
    Mon, Nov. 24 GILD 178 Comments

    Summary

    • GILD has grown remarkably in the recent past.
    • But analysts are starting to questions the ongoing growth rate.
    • And the stock has recently begun to break down.
  • The FOMC Hangover
    Fri, Nov. 21 DIA, IWM, SPY 4 Comments

    Summary

    • FOMC stimulus has caused asset prices to increase.
    • That money is still sloshing around.
    • And investors are a little hungover.
  • Investing In Strategies Vs. The Stock Market
    Fri, Nov. 21 SPY 13 Comments

    Summary

    • Debate exists about the future direction of the market.
    • Some people believe the market may never actually fall again by very much.
    • But for others, investing in strategy instead of the market may be the best approach from here.
  • Lilly Shares Climb Despite Sales, Revenue Declines
    Thu, Nov. 20 LLY 5 Comments

    Summary

    • LLY is up nicely YTD.
    • That is outpacing DRG and DIA.
    • And it is happening while revenue declines!
  • Advent Software Not Growing As Fast Anymore
    Mon, Nov. 17 ADVS Comment!

    Summary

    • ADVS was growing nicely.
    • But EPS Growth has come down.
    • And the stock is under pressure.
  • Adtran Has Tough Days Ahead
    Mon, Nov. 17 ADTN Comment!

    Summary

    • ADTN saw easy comps recently.
    • But now the comps are not as easy.
    • And earnings growth has come down.
  • Alliance Data Systems Has Excellent Growth
    Sat, Nov. 15 ADS 1 Comment

    Summary

    • ADS has been growing solidly.
    • The stock has been volatile though.
    • We would consider buying on dips, but don't chase.
  • Autodesk Must Focus On The Bottom Line
    Fri, Nov. 14 ADSK Comment!

    Summary

    • ADSK has higher revenue.
    • But lower EPS growth.
    • Something needs to give.
  • Automatic Data Processing Could Be A Great Short
    Fri, Nov. 14 ADP 7 Comments

    Summary

    • ADP had lackluster EPS Growth.
    • Deteriorating Quarterly Revenue.
    • And a PEG ratio of 9.
  • We Don't Trust Archer Daniels Midland
    Fri, Nov. 14 ADM 6 Comments

    Summary

    • ADM has had nice EPS Growth.
    • But Deteriorating Revenue.
    • That is not a sustainable model.
  • Analog Devices Risks Multiple Contraction
    Wed, Nov. 12 ADI 1 Comment

    Summary

    • ADI increased based on multiple expansion.
    • EPS and revenue only recently have started to look better.
    • But both are still well below 2011 levels.
  • Adobe Is Extremely Overvalued
    Wed, Nov. 12 ADBE 6 Comments

    Summary

    • ADBE has been experiencing EPS and revenue contraction.
    • While the PE multiple went from 15x to 56x.
    • There is a big problem with that.
  • The Fundamentals Versus Technicals For Acxiom
    Wed, Nov. 12 ACXM Comment!

    Summary

    • Fundamentally the stock looks unattractive.
    • And technical down channels have developed.
    • But the stock recently broke above down channel resistance.
  • Acorda Growth Is Expected To Stall
    Wed, Nov. 12 ACOR 2 Comments

    Summary

    • ACOR has had excellent recent growth.
    • But analysts expect lower EPS going forward.
    • And that makes the stock look rich.
  • Arch Coal Could Be A Home Run
    Tue, Nov. 11 ACI 26 Comments

    Summary

    • ACI is currently still an avoid.
    • But there is one positive takeaway.
    • And if the stock reverses buy signals will exist.
  • ACE Limited Is A Sell
    Tue, Nov. 11 ACE 2 Comments

    Summary

    • ACE looks rich now.
    • But will look more rich later.
    • And the stock is testing resistance.
  • Abbott Looks Overvalued On A Fundamental Basis
    Fri, Nov. 7 ABT Comment!

    Summary

    • According to our evaluation, ABT is growing at about 6.97%.
    • But it is PE multiple is over 20x. That's expensive by definition.
    • The stock tested longer term support most recently and it appears to be in the process of increasing towards longer term resistance.
  • Avoid Barrick Gold At This Time
    Fri, Nov. 7 ABX 13 Comments

    Summary

    • ABX has negative EPS growth.
    • Substantially lower Revenue.
    • And the stock has broken longer term support.
  • ABM Looks Like A Sell
    Thu, Nov. 6 ABM Comment!

    Summary

    • ABM has lackluster EPS Growth.
    • ABM looks rich given its PE Multiple.
    • ABM is very close to longer term resistance.
  • AmerisourceBergen Must Maintain It Growth Rate
    Thu, Nov. 6 ABC Comment!

    Summary

    • ABC has been growing solidly.
    • Based on that the stock looks fairly valued.
    • But if growth subsides the stock could get hit hard.
  • Can Apple Continue To Grow At 11% A Year?
    Wed, Nov. 5 AAPL 16 Comments

    Summary

    • AAPL has solid EPS growth.
    • But it has better multiple expansion.
    • Is that expansion warranted?
  • Advanced Auto Parts Is Very Interesting
    Wed, Nov. 5 AAP Comment!

    Summary

    • AAP has had solid growth rates.
    • If AAP can maintain that it will be very attractive.
    • Technically, the stock is also breaking out.
  • Alcoa - We Should Listen To What Smart Money Is Saying
    Wed, Nov. 5 AA 5 Comments

    Summary

    • AA has become very solid fundamentally.
    • But the PE multiple has skyrocketed.
    • What is smart money telling us?
  • Agilent Is A Stock To Avoid
    Mon, Nov. 3 A 2 Comments

    Summary

    • Agilent has not been growing for years.
    • The Stock has been bid up due to stimulus.
    • There are no fundamental reasons to own it at this time.
  • Cliffs Natural Resources Now Has Easy Comps
    Mon, Nov. 3 CLF 17 Comments

    Summary

    • CLF has been battered.
    • But the stock has tested long term support.
    • And the future comps are much easier.
  • Coca-Cola May Not Be As Conservative As You Think
    Fri, Oct. 31 KO 15 Comments

    Summary

    • KO has awful EPS Growth.
    • But KO still trades at a lofty multiple.
    • No growth and high multiples are not usually conservative.
  • Devon Energy Could Start To Do Well Again
    Fri, Oct. 31 DVN 5 Comments

    Summary

    • DVN is growing slower, but the stock has also fallen.
    • At even a moderate 7% growth rate the current PE multiple of 11 times earnings is reasonable.
    • Shares are now testing longer term support.
  • Netflix Is A Buy At Support, But Not A Buy And Hold
    Fri, Oct. 31 NFLX 5 Comments

    Summary

    • NFLX has fundamental concerns.
    • Those will likely impact the stock in the quarters that follow.
    • But the stock also is bouncing off of longer term support.
  • Travelers Often Has Sporadic EPS Results
    Wed, Oct. 29 TRV 1 Comment

    Summary

    • TRV often has sporadic results.
    • TRV often distorts the growth rate of the DOW.
    • And the Stock has moved aggressively recently.