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No Stimulus Necessary for My Watchlist Stocks to Move

The airline sector continues to get clobbered by the pandemic with no stimulus in sight.

But it would be a mistake to count on it regardless.

The same is true of investing and trading right now – a big stimulus rally could happen, but don’t bank on it.

Here’s what our Andrew Keene is doing instead… .



Markets Live Recap: Stocks Today Inched Higher Thanks to Apple

Stocks traded lower to start the week as investors assessed an uptick in coronavirus cases and the pace of the economic recovery.

Shares of American Airlines Group Inc. (NASDAQ: AAL) were 6% lower after the company said it was seeing an additional $3.5 billion in new financing to improve the airlines liquidity as it grapples with travel restrictions caused by the coronavirus.

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) dropped over the weekend after the company announced plans to shut down stores in Florida, North Carolina, South Carolina, and Arizona upon rising levels of COVID-19 in these states. But after announcing it would ditch Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC) to produce its own chips, the stock rallied 2.25% today and lead markets higher.

The S&P 500 finished the day 0.5% higher, the Dow 0.4% higher, and the Nasdaq 0.9% higher.

Here's what our experts - Chris Johnson and Tom Gentile - saw throughout the day, including some of their favorite stocks to trade now...

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There's an Options Strategy for Every Investor Out There

Buy-and-hold investors are in deep, dark water right now, and there's no telling what's down there.

They've either just taken heavy losses, or they've been knocked right out of hard-won positions it may have taken years to build.

Maybe the Bull Run resumes this week… or maybe the bears take over for a while.

The thing is, it doesn't have to matter all that much.

Buy-and-hold investing has its place, particularly with must-own companies.

But trading gives you supreme flexibility in your moneymaking endeavors; whether shares are going up or down, you can nab profits.

You don't have to have a huge risk appetite, either; there are some very conservative strategies available that can be just as successful.

So today, we're giving you a chance to get familiar with some of the strategies – and some of the smartest people recommending them right now:

Our experts.

They'll show you how they make their research recommendations for their subscribers, and how profitable those can be.

You'll get the chance to join them, too.

So, let's turn this over to four of our top trading experts so you can hear from them directly...


3 Key Takeaways from Warren Buffett's Annual Shareholder Meeting

Over the weekend, Warren Buffett hosted the annual Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A) shareholders meeting.

The so-called "Woodstock for Capitalists" featured a few surprise revelations from the Oracle of Omaha.

Buffett, who has been at the helm of the company since 1970, expressed optimism over the long-term outlook of the U.S. economy.

"Nothing can basically stop America," Buffett quipped.

But if you dig through the transcript or listen closely to the full video of the event, you can't help but notice that Buffett was less optimistic about the near-term conditions and more realistic about the challenges that we face in the months and years ahead.

Here are the three most important takeaways of the 2020 Berkshire Hathaway Annual Shareholder Meeting.


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Dow Jones Slumps on Latest Coronavirus Numbers

The Dow Jones today is down after the World Health Organization reported 2,909 COVID-19 deaths in the U.S. between Thursday and Friday.

That's the deadliest 24 hours yet for the U.S. during the pandemic.

At the same time, states are announcing measures to slowly reopen the economy.

We'll talk more about that below.

Here's everything moving the Dow today.


What Warren Buffett May Be Planning with Airline Stocks

The ongoing pandemic has shutdown multiple sectors in the economy.

But no sector has taken a harder hit than airline companies.

Perhaps the most surprising news around airlines came from famed investor Warren Buffett.

His firm Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A) has long been a holder of airline stocks given their steady demand and reliable cash flow streams.

According to GuruFocus, Berkshire may have lost up to $5.3 billion on its stakes in airline companies.

So, what is Buffett's plan with airline stocks for the road ahead?



Markets Live: the Afternoon Trading Breakdown with D.R. Barton, Jr., and Shah Gilani

Today's markets live afternoon session was a wild one.

The Dow was up 4% in the first half of the trading day, but was ultimately met with selling resistance midway through the day and closed slightly lower.

While that sounds concerning, the constant volatility we're seeing today is actually creating a multitude of opportunities to make fast profits.

Here's why our Markets Live experts - D.R. Barton, Jr., and Shah Gilani - think the market went down this afternoon - along with some of the top stocks they're looking to buy soon...

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Dow Jones Kicks Off Another Volatile Week

The Dow Jones rallied 800 points at open today after a long week of coronavirus-induced volatility.

But there could be signs of stabilization ahead…

A slowdown in death rates across Europe has many people hoping the U.S. rate will peak soon.

Meanwhile, Japan has unveiled a new stimulus package worth 20% of GDP to help stave off negative economic impacts of the outbreak.