Small fortunes supposedly await those who play the imbalance between the two stocks. But does pairs trading truly work?
In this week’s Friday Charts edition, Louis Basenese is debunking a stubborn myth about stock markets that’s making the rounds. Then it’s on to a dire warning we hope you heeded. And he’s highlighting the hottest growth sector in the market — and the best way to profit from it.
Alpha is the return on an investment in excess of a benchmark, such as the S&P 500 or Dow Jones industrial average. The relentless pursuit of alpha is our mission every day here at Wall Street Daily. Here’s how to achieve alpha through momentum investing.
The only thing that worries investors more than a volatile market is a calm one. Well, as I mentioned yesterday, volatility has flat-lined. Here’s senior analyst Jonathan Rodriguez with three simple strategic moves to make right now…
The last notable upward blip on the VIX came in September 2015 as the result of a dovish Fed announcement. And it barely moved the S&P’s needle. Is the VIX dead or can it be shocked back to life? Martin Hutchinson’s full report is below.
Is this simply a case where momentum has overpowered reason? Momentum is a powerful force to invest behind. My senior analyst, Martin Hutchinson, is regarded as an expert on momentum. He provides a full report on momentum in today’s Wall Street Daily.
I've hand-select compelling graphics to put the week’s investment news into perspective. Here are some hot new charts regarding analyst sentiment, digital disruption and the dumbest trade in the market.
The market kicked off the second half of the year on a positive note, with the Dow reaching an all-time high on July 3. Be careful, though! As investors get increasingly desperate to find a bargain, they tend to fall for “value traps.” That is, stocks that appear cheap on the surface — but are actually fundamentally unsound. Senior analyst Martin Hutchinson takes a deeper dive into value traps in today’s video.
They key to successful investing is to always “Buy low and sell high.” But that’s easier said than done. So today, I’ll show you one amazingly simple way to always buy stocks that are truly cheap.
I’ll furnish hard proof today that socially responsible investors — among the fastest-growing demographics on the planet — are playing a fool’s game.