Monday’s 1000 Point Drop

Aug 31, 2015
J. Webster
What are they calling last Monday's nearly 1000 point drop? Is it a flash crash or a correction? Well, it certainly didn't seem to be much of a correction as stocks rallied within about an hour. Yes, if you were going to buy the "dip" you had about one hour to get your cash together and start buying stocks. The question is would you or did you sell once stocks started to skyrocket back up? It's more of an argument overall for long term holding of stocks, I'd say. If you were buying this dip with the idea of

Continue reading...

Justin Leverenz of Oppenheimer Likes Alibaba

Aug 28, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on Justin Leverenz of Oppenheimer Likes Alibaba
Justin Leverenz, director of emerging markets equities at Oppenheimer Funds, calls Alibaba "the biggest data analytics firm the world has ever seen". And Leverenz is someone who knows how the Chinese economy works, he's lived in China for over ten years and speaks the language. Not only that, but Leverenz just recently spent time with Jack Ma and the team at Alibaba. He likes Alibaba not just as an Internet marketplace or a financial transaction play, but for what it will be in the future. Alibaba's stocks has been chopped in half from its high after its IPO, perhaps now's the

Continue reading...

Former Celebrity Apprentice Host Weighs in on Stock Market Crash

Aug 24, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on Former Celebrity Apprentice Host Weighs in on Stock Market Crash

Continue reading...

Quentin Tarantino Watches a Lot of CNBC

Aug 24, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on Quentin Tarantino Watches a Lot of CNBC
So what stocks does Quentin Tarantino own? What CNBC shows does Quintin Tarantino watch? Does he watch Mad Money or Fast Money? Has Tarantino ever been a guest on CNBC? Can you imagine him and Cramer after two red bulls talking stocks on CNBC early in the morning....? Would be a lot to take in and an incredible amount of words being spoken in a short amount of time but I'd watch.
Do you not stream movies? No, I don’t. My TV isn’t connected to my computer. It’s just a generational thing, but that doesn’t mean I’m not depressed by it. The idea

Continue reading...

Solar City Is a Subprime Finance Company….

Aug 21, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on Solar City Is a Subprime Finance Company….
Jim Chanos just called Solar City a subprime finance company on CNBC's Fast Money Halftime Report. Those are fighting words. After the financial collapse five or six years ago, in large part due to the subprime financing of houses, there's not really much you could say that's worse than calling a company, "subprime". Chanos said he believes in the solar energy space long term but not a company like Solar City which finances the implementation of solar in residential homes. I'm sure Elon Musk, which owns Solar City, will have something to say in response to Chanos. Grab your popcorn...

Continue reading...

Walmart’s Earnings Down the Pants

Aug 19, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on Walmart’s Earnings Down the Pants
So one reason Walmart's earnings this past quarter weren't so good was because people were stealing meat by shoving it down there pants and walking out the store. No, really, Walmart mentioned this during their earnings report..."customers stealing meat in their pants"....

Continue reading...

Mitt Romney Likes Coal

Aug 19, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on Mitt Romney Likes Coal
For coal stocks, if only Mitt Romney had won the presidency....remember when he said he like coal during the debate? Where would all these coal stocks be if Mitt Romney was President...was Romney coal's only hope. When Romney lost was that the final nail in the coffin for coal companies like...Arch Coal, Peadbody, Alpha Natural Resources, Patriot Coal....

Continue reading...

CNBC’s Kelly Evans in Elle Magazine

Aug 19, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on CNBC’s Kelly Evans in Elle Magazine
Yes, you could say that CNBC's Kelly Evans is a badass.

Continue reading...

Jon Carnes Saved $3K From Working in a Fried Chicken Joint

Jul 31, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on Jon Carnes Saved $3K From Working in a Fried Chicken Joint
This little amazing fact in bold I want to know more about - Jon Carnes saved $3K from working in a fried chicken joint to start his investment career...? And then for Carnes to take that relatively small amount of money and become one of the best short sellers of Chinese stocks....Amazing.
Carnes, who started his investment career in 1992 with $3,000 of savings from a part-time job at a South Carolina fried chicken joint, has been researching Chinese shares for at least a decade. Around 2009, he started focusing on short-sale opportunities in companies he suspected were inflating their financial

Continue reading...

Hillary Clinton Loves Solar Stocks….

Jul 26, 2015
J. Webster
Comments Off on Hillary Clinton Loves Solar Stocks….
So I guess if you're a shareholder in First Solar or Sun Power or Solar City or any other solar company you'll be voting for Hillary Clinton for President. This seems pretty ambitious, but if Clinton wins and follows through with this plan, 500 million solar panels seems like a lot of roof tops in the United States going solar and a few solar companies earning a lot of money for "their" shareholders...on the other side of this, if you're hoping coal stocks will come back, there doesn't seem like much chance if Clinton is in the White House...

Continue reading...

Pages:1234567...101»