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2021 "Four-Cast": Load Up on These Stocks Now for New-Year Profits

With an economic recovery already underway, we should be expecting stimulus any day now.

That allows us to turn our attention to the year ahead, and the four stocks Tom thinks will give you win after win as the recovery picks up even more steam.

Not only that, he'll be sharing trades you can use with these to really boost your 2021 returns…


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Ignore the Home Buying Craze and Grab This Profitable Stock Instead

The surge of new buyers in the housing market continues.

But despite the impressive numbers, there's trouble on the horizon in the form of rising lumber costs and overly high demand.

So instead of buying into the home buying hype, our Andrew Keene is looking at playing another much more profitable home sector…


Dow Jones

Dow Jones Industrial Average Slides as Pandemic Grows Worse Than Expected

Dow Jones Industrial Average could slide further Thursday after COVID-19 passed its record for most cases in a single day, hitting 36,358 cases.

Investors are also eyeing an ongoing trade dispute between the United States and China, a weak U.S. economy.

The market is discounting the possibility that the Fed will continue to expand open market operations given the weakness in underlying fundamentals.

More on these developments below...


Markets Live Recap: Dow Drops 700 Points as Coronavirus Concerns Grow

Stocks fell sharply today as investors grew worried about the increasing number of newly confirmed coronavirus cases, which raised concern about the economic reopening and recovery.

The Dow dropped 711 points, or 2.7%. The S&P 500 traded 2.6% lower, while the Nasdaq slid 2.1% (its first daily decline in nine sessions).

The major averages hit their lows of the day after Florida said its confirmed cases jumped by 5,508 on Tuesday, a record.

They now total 109,014.

The state also said its positivity rate rose to 15.91% from 10.82%.

Meanwhile, New York, New Jersey and Connecticut governors ordered visitors from certain hotspot states to quarantine for 14 days.

At one point, the Dow had fallen more than 800 points.

Here’s what our experts – Chris Johnson and Andrew Keene – saw throughout the volatile trading session.


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Dow Jones Industrial Average Slides After Record Three-Day Run to New "Bull Market"

The Dow Jones Industrial Average dropped more than 600 points at open today.

This comes after a three-day stretch that technically ended the Bear Market.

However, it’s clear that we’re witnessing a head fake for the markets.

Investors now face a significant challenge on the horizon as the U.S. economy shuts down to address the spread of coronavirus.


Dow Jones

The Dow Jones Industrial Average Is Down as President Trump Faces Impeachment

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is pointed down this morning after Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi (D-California) announced an inquiry into the impeachment of President Donald Trump.

Today, I'm going to discuss why this new impeachment inquiry is such an important deal for the markets…and a huge gamble for Washington Democrats.

Read more here...

The Fed

This Sector Will Jump After the Fed Rate Cut – and So Will These 2 Stocks

The expectation is for the central bank to now cut interest rates.

It’s not exactly a secret.

Usually in these situations, the market will sell off when the news actually becomes reality.

But there is one sector where investors should buy the news, not sell.

Today, I’ll show you the sector that will profit from the Fed rate cut, along with the two best stocks to buy…

Dow Jones

Dow Jones News Today: Stocks Climb Higher as President Trump Proposes $3.6 Trillion in Budget Cuts

In Dow Jones news, the markets climbed as President Donald Trump wants lawmakers to cut $3.6 trillion in government spending over the next decade.

However, financial analysts believe Congress will not approve the budget.

But that's not all you need to know - here are all the important stock market stories to look over for May 23...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones News Today: Stocks Rise After Trump Pitches New Budget Measures

The Dow Jones news today focuses on rising stock prices this morning after the Trump administration proposed a plan to sell roughly half of the U.S. strategic oil reserves as part of its latest budget proposal.

Trump's new budget proposal aims to balance the budget within a decade by cutting Medicaid payments, student loan payments, and agricultural subsidies.

Here's a look at today's most important market events and stocks, plus a look at today's economic calendar...

Dow Jones

Dow Jones News Today: Stocks Gain After Strong Earnings and New Economic Data

The Dow Jones news today focuses on stocks rising after a fresh round of earnings reports.

Today's news also features a controversy over President Trump's handling of classified intel, the aftermath of a major cybersecurity breach, and the stability of the Greece financial system.

Here's a look at today's most important market events and stocks, plus a look at today's economic calendar...