• NeoStem (AMEX: NBS) Updating Facts, Economics, Assets and Potential
    NeoStem announced, 7/14/11, the acquisition of Amorcyte; AMR-001, with a P2 study for the treatment of acute myocardial infarction (AMI).The definitive merger agreement will be paid in stock with an earn-out potential. The agreement provides for the issuance of an aggregate of 6,821,283 shares... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011
  • Instant Affiliate Paydays Review
    Instant Affiliate Paydays - It is a software which is designed to help newbies as well as experienced marketers to start their own internet marketing business & earn residual income from that business. There are some techniques which can be easily executed using Instant Affiliate Paydays... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011
  • The Wild Commodity Ride, Understand It
    The stock market is in rally mode again today. Positive comments were made towards Greece and handling a selective default by the European regulators. This drove the Euro higher and the Dollar lower. The up cycle is in full effect and should remain choppy to higher for the next week or so. The... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011 SPY, UUP, CVX
  • If it seems too good to be true …
    Recently I’ve read about some get-rich-quick investments targeting people’s retirement savings. Unfortunately, these schemes are generally way too risky for a retirement nest egg. If an investment sounds too good to be true, it probably is. Check out this SmartMoney article about... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011
  • Should You Invest in Natural Gas?
    Over the past week and more, we've been talking about crude oil, crude oil and crude oil. And for good reason. Oil prices jumped above $97 a barrel in after-hours trading on Friday. This industry is so important -- and so riddled with corruption and greed -- that Sandy Franks and I wrote a book... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011
  • Fund Flows
    The Investment Company Institute is the national association of U.S. investment companies, including mutual funds, closed-end funds, exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and unit investment trusts (UITs). Members of ICI manage total assets of $11.82 trillion and serve nearly 90 million shareholders.... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011
  • Time to Go Long on Goldman
    Right now, it's the second-half of July, which means a few things are certain: 1) It's incredibly, fry-an-egg-on-the-pavement hot outside, and 2) It's time to be bullish about Goldman Sachs (GS).Spotting and analyzing trends and patterns in the past is an age-old means of... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011 GS
  • Financial crisis on the horizon? Just summon the political will ...
     It is the nature of market analysis and advisory newsletters to make predictions. I am going to make a prediction now .  Some not-so-modest Congressman will utter the words - "Alright, don't worry, we'll all float on." - as this debt ceiling debate finds a resolution.... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011
  • Will INTEL be "CISCO'ed"?
    In recent quarters, markets have been disappointed with Cisco's (CSCO) response to the rapidly changing tech world and the challenge to retail routers by the ever-growing 'cloud' options now available.  As a result, the stock was taken down (read: annihilated) until recent levels where... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011
  • First South Bancorp (FSBK) Quick Analysis---Cheap
    FSBK is too cheap at these levels and is one of my favorite micro-cap holdings. Annualizing the most recent quarter pre-tax, pre-provision income results in nearly $14.75 million of PTPPI.  I believe the company has adequately reserved for credit losses (if not over-reserved), has... More »
    Jul. 21, 2011 FSBK