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Dangers are lurking in index funds, an area of the stock market is known for its history of outperformance against actively managed funds and ironically, it is stock picking that may be at the heart of concern in so-called passively managed index funds.
Investors love emerging markets, but a jump in fund flows offers a warning signal on what fund managers have deemed the world’s most crowded trade.
How George Soros Played the Market in Q4Soros fund management holdingsOn February 14, George Soros reported his fourth-quarter portfolio holdings. His fund’s portfolio value declined 28% to $3.3 billion at the end of the fourth quarter. George
Air Products and Chemicals Acquires New Client OrderAir Products and Chemicals bags new client order Yesterday, Air Products and Chemicals (APD) announced that it had bagged a new client order. APD will provide its proprietary LNG technology,
Where Druckenmiller Suggests Investing amid Market Fluctuation(Continued from Prior Part)Druckenmiller’s top buysIn this article, we’ll discuss Stanley Druckenmiller’s top buys in the fourth quarter. Druckenmiller seemed to be positive on
In the Feb. 11 issue of the Chart Advisor newsletter, I mentioned Dow Theory and the principle of confirmation. Another aspect of Dow Theory is a three-phase model of bull trends. Over time, this model has been expanded and studied, but the core concept is helpful for creating rational expectations about when a trend may end.
Where Druckenmiller Suggests Investing amid Market FluctuationDruckenmiller’s bet against TeslaBillionaire investor Stanley Druckenmiller bought put options against Tesla (TSLA) during last year’s fourth quarter, giving him an option but not an
The most widely-followed barometer of the U.S. stock market, the S&P 500 Index (SPX), has staged a dramatic recovery from its December low, but a key technical indicator suggests that the S&P's rally -- and the broader market rebound -- may lose steam. "This area right here makes me very nervous because there's actually four significant technical levels here," says Todd Gordon, founder of TradingAnalysis.com. Adam Kobeissi, founder and editor-in-chief of The Kobeissi Letter, has a similar view.
Growth appears alive and well, blossoming from its drubbing last year, and positive earnings surprises constitute a further wind at our backs.
Did Warren Buffett Bend His Rules to Sell Apple?Warren Buffett’s investment rules If you’re an investor, then you must have heard the Oracle of Omaha Warren Buffett’s quote, “Be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are
For the first time in five years, industrial stocks and sector-related ETFs are on pace to lead stock market gains on a quarterly basis. Year-to-date, the Industrial Select Sector SPDR (XLI) , which tracks S&P 500 industrial stocks, increased 16.0% while the widely observed SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) gained 9.8%. Industrial stocks, which are currently on pace for their best quarter since the third quarter of 2009, have never led the benchmark U.S. index for a full calendar year.
US Steel Companies Are Making Hay while the Sun Shines(Continued from Prior Part)U.S. Steel Earlier this month, U.S. Steel Corporation (X) announced that it was restarting the construction of its EAF (electric arc furnace) in Fairfield. The
Is Warren Buffett Expecting a Market Crash?(Continued from Prior Part)Warren Buffett Last week, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) released its much-anticipated 13F for the fourth quarter. Berkshire added more shares of US Bancorp, JPMorgan Chase, Bank of
Oil Gains Pushed the Energy Sector Higher Last Week(Continued from Prior Part)Energy ETFs Last week, major energy subsector ETFs’ performances were as follows: The SPDR S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production ETF (XOP) rose 9.3%. The
US-China Trade Dispute: Huddle Continues as Soft Deadline NearsUS-China trade disputeAccording to Reuters, citing China’s Ministry of Commerce, “Chinese Vice Premier Liu He will visit Washington on Thursday and Friday to continue trade
Is Warren Buffett Expecting a Market Crash?Warren BuffettLast week, Berkshire Hathaway (BRK-B) released its fourth-quarter 13F. Markets were eagerly awaiting the filing to get a sense of how Berkshire chair Warren Buffett deployed its $100 billion
Here's What Could Limit Cimarex Energy's Earnings DownsideCimarex Energy’s Q4 2018 earnings results could be better than its peers Cimarex Energy (XEC) is expected to report its fourth-quarter earnings results on February 20. The company is
Pioneer Natural Resources: Analysts Reviewed the Target PriceAnalysts’ recommendationsBased on Reuters data from 36 analysts tracking Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), 95% recommended a “buy,” while 5% recommended a “hold.” None of the
Cimarex Energy: Analysts' Recommendations and Target PriceAnalysts’ recommendationsBased on Reuters data from 27 analysts tracking Cimarex Energy (XEC), 63% recommended a “buy,” while 37% recommended a “hold.” None of the analysts
Oil Gains Pushed the Energy Sector Higher Last WeekUS crude oil last week On February 8–15, US crude oil April futures rose 5.4% and closed at $55.98 per barrel—the highest closing level for active US crude oil futures since November
US Steel Companies Are Making Hay while the Sun ShinesUS steel companies Last year was quite a happening one for US steel companies (CLF) (SPY). In March, US President Donald Trump imposed a 25% tariff on US steel imports, fulfilling his electoral
Why 'Buy' Recommendations for Concho Resources Have IncreasedWall Street analysts’ recommendations Based on Reuters data from 36 analysts tracking Concho Resources (CXO), 89% have given the stock “buys,” 11% have given it “holds,” and
Warren Buffett's Investments: Did He Play It Safe in Q4?(Continued from Prior Part)Banking stocks Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway’s (BRK-B) chairman, has a flair for financial stocks (XLF). Berkshire Hathaway is the largest shareholder in Wells
Energy Portfolio Gains on Oil's Rise(Continued from Prior Part)Oil’s implied volatility On February 14, US crude oil’s implied volatility was 29.2%, which was ~10% below its 15-day average. Usually, a lower implied volatility might support oil