"Rent inflation" is a big deal right now, as soaring rents are creating a "crisis of affordability" that could short-circuit the tech boom.
But whenever a problem like this arises, the most ambitious companies will seek to solve it - while making a hefty profit in the process.
We've uncovered a Big Data firm that has a stranglehold on the U.S. rental market.
Here's why we believe its stock can double over the next three years...
Why Marijuana Stock GW Pharmaceuticals (Nasdaq: GWPH) Is Flying High
GW Pharmaceuticals PLC (Nasdaq: GWPH) stock is up more than 50% over the past two days thanks to a bullish and bold call from Morgan Stanley.
The investment firm on Tuesday issued an "Overweight" rating on the U.K.-based company, a leader in cannabis-based drugs, and set an aggressive $103 price target on shares, more than double Monday's close.Here's what else is stoking GWPH stock...
Seven Hot Stocks Today On the Move Due to Earnings Reports
Wednesday is a huge day on the earnings calendar, and several hot stocks today are already riding the momentum of their earnings reports to morning gains of 8% and 7%.
First quarter earnings reports can be a harbinger of things to come for the full year, as companies report how they started their year and announce guidance figures for the rest of the year.Here are the biggest names that have already reported earnings today, and the companies to keep an eye on after today's closing bell...
Three Stocks to Buy to Profit from the $241 Billion Cloud Computing Industry
According to Forrester Research, the "Cloud Computing" industry will grow into a $241 billion industry by 2020. In 2011, the industry was valued at just $41 billion.
That 487% growth has investors looking for the best cloud computing stocks to buy.Money Morning experts have been researching the field and have pinpointed these three stocks as strong profit plays in the cloud computing industry...
Give Your Grocery Bill a Kick in the Teeth with This Tech Investing Play
If you're like most Americans, you're being eaten alive by zooming food prices.
Thanks to a three-year drought in California - the state that accounts for between 85% and 99% of most of this country's fresh produce - every trip to the supermarket has turned into a financial flogging for U.S. consumers. In fact, vegetable prices have jumped 50% in the past month alone.But here's a tech investing profit play that helps you put some of that money back into your pocket...
Best Stocks to Buy List: How to Play the Eagle Ford, Gold, and Obamacare
Our experts' most recent recommendations for the best stocks to buy tap into some of the hottest sectors on the market today.
Three oil stock picks play on Texas' Eagle Ford shale formation, which, since its beginning in 2009, has already surpassed the Bakken Shale in North Dakota as the largest tight oil formation in the U.S. One healthcare sector stock is a great choice because it's "Obamacare-proof."And a homeland defense tech recommendation from last Monday has already jumped 4.66% - it's up 76.54% year-over-year, and 11.23% so far in 2014...
Hot Stocks to Watch: This Week's Earnings Winners and Losers
Some hot stocks to watch today are those making big moves on earnings news.
Two high profile tech companies slumped after missing Wall Street estimates. But, a couple of investment banks, a beverage giant and a gourmet burrito chain all reported better-than-expected numbers and moved higher.Here are some you can't miss, like GS, GOOG, and CMG.
Three Orphan Drug Stocks to Buy When the Biotech Market Is Down
There's no sugarcoating it: Biotech stocks have had a rough run in the past month.
But when other investors are running for the hills, Money Morning experts are finding profit plays. With biotech stocks trading lower, there are excellent buy-in opportunities on valuable biotech companies.
Orphan drugs offer some of the best profit plays in biotech as the have extremely lucrative markets cornered.And these three stocks to buy are the best orphan drug plays now...
Best Investments in Tech: It's Not Time to Panic… It's Time to Buy
Over the last couple weeks, the pundits have come out of the woodwork with all sorts of dire predictions about the tech market.
To be sure, the Nasdaq is down about 5% over the last month. But we look at declines as great buying opportunities that, if handled correctly, can help you build your net worth.Here are four of the best investments that you can make right now to turn the market's recent turmoil to your financial advantage.
Best Stocks to Buy Roundup: Play Cloud Computing, Big Data, and Cannabis
Our experts' most recent recommendations for the best stocks to buy tap into some of the hottest sectors on the market today.From the $160 cloud computing industry, to the $2.57 billion cannabis market boom, to one of Warren Buffett's favorite sectors, these clever picks are the latest, best ways to juice up your portfolio...
Hot Stocks to Watch: FFCO, WAVX Among Today's Biggest Gainers
Earnings were in focus Tuesday, with a duo of blue chip companies reporting before the open and a pair of tech giants on tap after the close.
The three major benchmarks had slipped into the red just before noon, but a number of companies are moving higher on analysts' actions, company news, earnings, and M&A chatter.Get our list of 12 hot stocks that are on the move Tuesday, and find out what's behind their gains.
This Great Profit Play Has Another Catalyst Coming
The great thing for investors is that by owning stock in the parent company, they generally get shares in the spin-off automatically as special dividends, often tax-free.
The spin-off company, Pivotal, marks its one-year anniversary this month as it continues to gain traction in the Internet realm.And that means this stock is getting a lot of traction, too.
Carl Icahn Fight With Ebay (Nasdaq: EBAY) Takes Unexpected Turn Today
Icahn and eBay Chief Executive Officer (CEO) John Donahoe announced a truce today (Thursday) in which the notorious billionaire would end his public bid to force eBay to split off its PayPal unit and grant him two seats on the company’s board.is so shocking...
Tech Investing: A "Secret" Path to the Hottest Play in Silicon Valley
Last July, I told you about a great tech investing opportunity - a way to get two stocks for the price of one through corporate spin-offs.
You may recall that this is a process by which a parent company separates a business unit into a stand-alone outfit and then issues shares in the new operation to the public.a back door to a stock the Big Money will soon be bidding up to the sky...