Traders and News

Individual investors especially should read this insider account from Jim Cramer, brought to us by FinancialRx.  Be sure to read the insightful conclusion about how markets interpret news!  Many days represent random trading.  Not every small move has an explanation, but journalists are forced to come up with a reason and someone will always give […]

Read More

Traders and News

Individual investors especially should read this insider account from Jim Cramer, brought to us by FinancialRx.  Be sure to read the insightful conclusion about how markets interpret news!  Many days represent random trading.  Not every small move has an explanation, but journalists are forced to come up with a reason and someone will always give […]

Read More

Then and Now

Today was a tough one for many market participants.  We all focused on what happened five years ago, where we were, and friends who were lost. Everyone’s story is significant.  Mine might be unique.  I was in a hospital for major surgery.  I went under with the normal trading in a tough market, and woke […]

Read More

Apple Computer, Inc. – Monitoring the Bears

When you like a stock, as we do that of Apple Computer, Inc. (AAPL), it is always wise to monitor the arguments of the bears.  You should always be willing to re-evaluate conclusions and positions, testing your own ideas. Here is a typical bearish argument from 24/7 Wall Street, a good source for thoughtful commentary.  […]

Read More

Melissa Lee and the Three Stooges

Melissa Lee is an extremely bright and talented reporter on CNBC.  She has a great background and education, and was editor of her school newspaper in college.  That means a lot more when the paper was the Harvard Crimson! Her job is to be the objective source for investors.  That means asking the right questions […]

Read More