Smoother Sailing in 2023

January 17th, 2022 Smoother Sailing in 2023 Nothing has changed since the end of 2022, yet traders have already decided that this year won’t be as bad as the last. Bulls have been piling into stocks since the beginning of January. China is reopening at an accelerated pace and could be the key to heading […]

The Apple Is Rotting

January 4th, 2022 The Apple Is Rotting During the pandemic, investors poured into the high-growth tech stocks since money was essentially free. Companies like Apple (AAPL) got to take loans at essentially 0% and that drove their trading multiples higher. People were willing to pay a premium for the growth potential. Remember when this is […]

Trading Earnings – pt 2

July 12th, 2022 Trading Earnings – pt. 2 Our take on the market with a 2nd quarter review and a 3rd quarter outlook should be hitting your inboxes later this week. John Hutchinson lays out key support and resistance levels and what will be the items that will drive the market to those levels. We […]

Stream Your Way To Success

July 6th, 2022 Stream Your Way To Success The US streaming companies like Netflix (NFLX), Disney (DIS), and Amazon (AMZN) have struggled lately as investors are questioning if the streaming business model is financially sustainable. Companies are battling with subscriber growth saturation and figuring out how much subscribers are willing to pay.  To keep up […]

Are You Ready For The Second Half?

July 5th, 2022 Are You Ready For The Second Half? I hope everyone had a safe and happy holiday.  My heart goes out to the people impacted by the shooting outside of Chicago.  It certainly puts some things into perspective.   We’re looking at another shortened trading week, so let’s look at some key events […]

Frozen Potatoes and Profit

July 1st, 2022 Frozen Potatoes and Profit French fries and other frozen potato products rose to the top of an otherwise dim market this past quarter.  There is one stock that is benefiting from a robust foodservice recovery.  There is a company that is quietly up almost 30% in the last 3 months and up […]

Is the Consumer Expectation Index a Leading Indicator?

June 29th, 2022 Is the Consumer Expectation Index a Leading Indicator? Consumer expectations fell to a 9-year low due to inflation, the ongoing war in Ukraine, covid lockdowns in China, supply chain issues, and a host of other reasons.     Let that sink in for a second.  Consumer expectations are worse now than at the […]

A Case For A Bearish Reversal

June 28th, 2022 A Case For A Bearish Reversal Earlier this morning, I presented a case for some near-term bullish activity during the Live edition of Filthy Rich, Dirt Poor.  If you missed it, there’s a replay link at the end of this article.     Here’s a brief recap – we have an end-of-the-month, quarter, […]

One Stock To Watch Next Week

June 24th, 2022 One Stock To Watch Next Week We are going to host another Filthy Rich, Dirt Poor live event on Monday at 9 AM EST.  We’ve been working through some bugs and we’ll be back to discuss what we see happening in the week ahead and how you can trade around it.  Be […]

What’s Really Behind The Mega-Cap Move?

June 22nd, 2022 What’s Really Behind The Mega-Cap Move? The market took a breath of fresh air yesterday after triple witching last week.  Triple witching is the simultaneous expiration of stock options, stock index futures, and stock index option contracts all on the same day.  This happens four times a year; on the third Friday […]