Signs of overvaluation and "irrational exuberance" abound in the market, and not surprisingly, it is most often seen in the run-up of stocks with which we have daily familiarity.
We hear incessantly of Facebook and Twitter - when not checking them ourselves.
That lends some validity to the exuberance, as a ubiquitous presence in our lives can feel like a lock for growth potential, or permanence in the marketplace beyond challenge.
The tech sector as a whole has the ability to deliver tremendous returns - we've seen it often - which makes it all the more critical to use a few tools to screen out stocks of perceived value so we can invest in the true winners... Full Story
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Four Oil Stocks to Buy to Play the Permian Basin Oil Boom
They called the Permian Basin the mother of all busts and buried it three decades ago - but they couldn't have been more wrong. Today, 27% of all of the oil rigs in the United States are currently operating in the Permian Basin.The best oil stocks to buy to play the Permian are the smaller companies that exclusively or primarily depend on the Permian for their profits - like these four...
Our New Best Stocks to Buy List Includes 10 Wise Dividend Plays for 2015
Best stocks to buy for the week ending Sept. 12, 2014:Last week for Money Morning Members, we highlighted ten stocks - five of which are some of the best dividend stocks to own in 2015.
Four of our dividend plays hedge against the Fed's upcoming interest rate hike. Plus we have an auto sector pick from China, three biotech penny stocks, and more in our newest list of the best stocks to buy now...Full Story
Two of the Best Biotech Stocks to Buy Now
Since April 11, Gilead Sciences (Nasdaq: GILD) has scored peak gains of a 74.2% - or more than 175% annualized gains.
Some investors don't want to risk it all during a sell-off - but they still want to take advantage of the growth biotech stocks offer.Here are two biotech stocks to buy – one appeals to risk takers and one to investors who favor a more conservative approach – and both offer plenty of upside potential…
Our Latest List of the Best Stocks to Buy Now Is Brimming with Tech Picks
Best stocks to buy for the week ending Sept. 5, 2014:Last week for Money Morning Members, we highlighted seven stocks - five of which hail from the profit-rich tech sector.You can find all of last week's tips and recommendations here in our newest list of the best stocks to buy now…
These Two Tech Stocks to Buy Are Beating the S&P 500 – Again
At their peak, Microsoft and Intel dominated the personal-computing market, accounting for roughly 95% of sales.
As a result of their unique fit, both companies made thousands of shareholders rich. They have lagged in recent years, but thanks to new leadership at both firms, they're back to beating the S&P 500 once again.These two are a couple of the best tech stocks to buy out there. Here’s why.
Seven of the Best Stocks to Buy Now in Four of the Most Profitable Sectors
Best stocks to buy for the week ending Aug. 29, 2014:Last week for Money Morning Members, we highlighted seven stocks that bring readers the "best of the best" in four sectors currently overflowing with upside potential.
One pick hails from the 3D printing market that's expected to quadruple within the next four years. Another is in the fleet and fuel management sector - it's rapidly growing at a compound annual growth rate of 22.8%. We've got three energy stocks to buy from the most productive natural gas region in the U.S. And we highlighted two silver ETFs that play some promising numbers that were just reported from August.You can find all of last week's tips and recommendations here in our newest list of the best stocks to buy now…
The One Tech Investment to Buy Now and Never Sell
Today I'm going to tell you about the one technology investment you should invest in regularly.
In fact, this basket of tech stocks should form the foundation of every investor's portfolio. And it's the one tech investment to buy now and never sell.Do this and you'll be well down the road to meaningful wealth...
11 of the Best Stocks to Buy Now in U.S. Markets and Abroad
Best stocks to buy for the week ending Aug. 22, 2014:Last week for Money Morning Members we highlighted 11 top stock picks across the globe.
One value buy is a Calif.-based biotech firm that works in cancer treatment technology using genome sequencing - currently a $20 billion market. Another is a more than 100-year-old German company that's about to unlock its stock's value in a spin-off.You can find these two stocks, plus 9 more, for free here in our newest list of the best stocks to buy now…
These 3 Natural Gas Stocks Give You a Piece of the Marcellus Shale's Massive Growth
The United States became the world's largest natural gas producer in 2010, and the world's largest producer of oil and natural gas liquids this past June thanks in large part to the Marcellus Shale region in the eastern United States.
The Marcellus is also producing some of the best natural gas stocks to buy now, because its production has been absolutely booming the last several years.Here are the three natural gas stocks to buy now…
These 5 Stocks to Buy Now Cash In on 3 of Today’s Fastest Rising Sectors
Last week for Money Morning Members we highlighted five of the most promising stock picks across three of today's fastest-moving sectors.
Two are plays on booming Chinese e-commerce growth, two are picks in the semiconductor industry (which just notched global sales of $26.86 billion in May), and one taps into the more than $13 billion-per-year real estate advertising industry.You can find all of last week's tips and recommendations here in our newest list of the best stocks to buy...
You Can Make Money in Stocks (Especially These Three) No Matter What Rates Do
It's commonly held wisdom that stock markets go to heck in a hand basket when interest rates rise. So, the thinking goes, you'd be better off selling ahead of time before that happens.
No doubt it's tempting to head for the hills with rates at historical lows, but it pays to do your research before you hit the "sell" button.
The three companies I'm going to show you today, for example, can actually benefit from rising rates.
First, let's take an "Econ 101" look at the impact interest rates can have on stocks, especially when rates start rising...Full Story
The 2 Best Chinese Stocks to Buy to Play the Nation's $540 Billion E-Commerce Biz
Mainland China already has leapfrogged the U.S. to become the biggest e-commerce market on Earth. And two of the best Chinese stocks to buy happen to come from this surging industry - an industry expected to be worth $540 billion as soon as 2015.This is an exceptional opportunity...
How to Double Your Money on the GoPro Craze – Without Buying GoPro Stock
GoPro Inc. (Nasdaq: GPRO) launched its successful IPO on June 26. And it's up nearly 24% since then.
As an individual investor, you probably couldn't participate in the GoPro initial public offering... or any IPO. However, the best investments usually aren't the big-name companies whose products line store shelves - but the "pick and shovel" plays...And this one can double your money in less than two years. Here’s how…
How to Profit 48% on a Blockbuster Merger That Was Already Announced
Just try buying a house or renting an apartment these days without visiting the websites of Zillow Inc. (Nasdaq: Z) or Trulia Inc. (Nasdaq: TRLA).
But we've identified the perfect challenger to the Zillow/Trulia cartel. We believe this tech stock is still good for a near-term pop of 48%.Today we’re going to show you who it is, and how to profit…
Short Selling Unpopular GameStop Stock (NYSE: GME) Hasn't Paid Off – Yet
GameStop stock (NYSE: GME) is a short selling favorite, and for good reason.
It's trying to navigate an online-centric marketplace as a physical retailer, and the short bets are playing off this knowledge to mount a strong position against the company.But trying to profit off GME's downfall has proven harder than anticipated. Here's why...