By Emily E.A. Meyer Late Thursday, Apple Inc. (AAPL​) released a positive quarterly report, beating the street on sales ($52.6 billion vs. expectations of $50.5 billion) and earnings per share ($2.07 vs. $1.87). Sales and profits rose 12% and 24% year over year respectively. For the coming big holiday quarter, Apple guided sales expectations of […]


Bank Stocks Are Back in Rally Mode

Posted October 7, 2017 By

By Emily E.A. Meyer I wrote back in August about the financial sector and an impending correction in the Financial Sector SPDR (XLF). A breakdown through short-term support levels and the 50-day moving average had suggested further downside in the sector. Read More …read more Source:: MTA News       


Bitcoin: Your New ‘Safe Haven’

Posted September 28, 2017 By

By Emily E.A. Meyer On Monday morning, North Korea’s Foreign Minister accused the United States of declaring war after President Trump tweeted that North Korea “won’t be around much longer.” This hawkish rhetoric caused investors to sell stocks and move into “stores of value” such as cash, gold, and somewhat surprisingly, Bitcoin. Read More …read […]


Why Apple Stock Could Climb 10 Percent

Posted September 28, 2017 By

By Emily E.A. Meyer In an almost perfect “buy the rumor and sell the news” fashion, Apple (AAPL​) stock has sold off more than six percent since the iPhone maker announced its new lineup of smartphones on Sept. 12. It was a classic scenario because we already knew what Apple was going to announce – […]


Target Stock Looks Ready for a Rebound

Posted September 28, 2017 By

By Emily E.A. Meyer It was a rough start of the year for Target (TGT), and it was downhill for the stock since. Back in February, the discount retailer reported disappointing fourth-quarter results and guided for a profit decline in 2017. Since their year-to-date high of $74.24 on Jan. 4, shares went on a steady […]


2 Key Indicators Point to a Nasdaq Downturn

Posted September 26, 2017 By

By Emily E.A. Meyer In the last few days, there’s been a noticeable momentum change in the technology sector. Some of tech’s biggest names, like (AMZN​), Alphabet (GOOGL) and Apple (AAPL​), have all significantly underperformed the Nasdaq 100. Meanwhile, the Federal Reserve’s plan to sell off assets on the U.S. government’s balance sheet and […]


By Emily E.A. Meyer Generally speaking, there are two types of technology companies: those that sell or market directly to consumers, and those that market and sell to businesses. For the last several months, consumer-focused technology companies have dominated the stock market, whether they’re consumer internet (Alphabet (GOOGL​), Facebook (FB), Netflix (NFLX​)); consumer retail ( […]


Revisiting a Q&A with Dawn Bolton-Smith

Posted September 21, 2017 By

This article was originally published by the Educated Analyst. In this edition of Q&A we talk to trader and market legend Dawn Bolton-Smith.  With a career spanning over 50 years Dawn has successfully navigated her clients through stellar bull runs, major crashes and everything in between… Q.  How did you get into trading/investing? A.  As […]

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