• Amazon in Solid Growth Trend With E-Book Business
    by Tony Daltorio, contributing writer Amazon says it is selling more e-books for its Kindle electronic reading device than paperback and hardback editions combined.If you would have told any book lover a few years ago that electronic books were poised to surge in popularity... More »
    May 27, 2011 AMZN
  • Sector and Capitalization Performance
    The chart below shows performance of US sectors and capitalizations over the trailing 12, 6, and 1 month(s).  Performance updated through 5/26/2011.
    May 27, 2011
  • 7 Energy Investment Ideas for Strong Income
    Although oil prices moved up and down in recent weeks, many prominent investors believe that in the intermediate-term, there are compelling reasons for higher oil prices. Recently, in an interview with CNBC, Frank Holmes, the chief investment officer at US Global Investors, stated As an... More »
    May 27, 2011 BPT, GLP, NRP
  • Re-Testing Resistances
    by aarc
    ES and the Euro$ are now re-testing their Major Resistances: - - The more the bulls keep challenging those resistances;  the higher probability they will succeed in breaking the... More »
    May 27, 2011
  • Can an average investor beat the street?
    This is my first blog, on any site for that matter. I'm not a writer by any means but I've owned stock since my grandfather willed me a few BCE shares when I was 11 years old. That got me into reading the business section of the newspaper regularly. I'm an average investor by all accounts; in... More »
    May 27, 2011
  • Should We Keep Selling the Yen?
    Japan has been called the Land of the Rising Sun, but did you know that it's also the Land of the Falling Yen? Lately, even the yen's safe haven status hasn't been able to counter the downward pressure of Japan's weak fundamentals. Aside from the 0.9% GDP contraction in Q1, Japan had to deal... More »
    May 27, 2011
  • BP: When it Rains it Pours
     BP has had a rough go at this this past couple years. Numerous issues have arisen for the company, and its hard to tell what is coming next. What all has BP really been through, and where will it go from here?Read the entire article... More »
    May 27, 2011 BP, CAM, HAL
  • Héroux-Devtek posts 75% increase in Q4 profits
    Héroux-Devtek (TSE:HRX) announced Friday that it nearly doubled its net income in the fourth quarter, results that beat out analysts' estimates, as sales rose despite currency fluctuations. For the three months ending March 31, the Canadian aerospace and industrial product manufacturer... More »
    May 27, 2011 HERXF
  • RIM prepares to defend itself against class action lawsuit, claims it misled investors
    RIM (NASDAQ:RIMM)(TSE:RIM) said Friday that it plans to "vigorously" defend itself against a class action lawsuit, which claims that the BlackBerry maker misled some of its investors with regards to the company's financial condition. The lawsuit, filed in the US District Court for the... More »
    May 27, 2011 BBRY
  • American Vanguard - AVD - buy signals
     American Vanguard Corp. (AVD) - is a holding company, which through its subsidiaries, is engaged in the manufacturer and formulation of chemicals for crops, human and animal health protection. These chemicals which include insecticides, fungicides, molluscicides, growth... More »
    May 27, 2011 AVD