April 24th, 2014
by Jeff Pierce, Zentrader
Today isn't going to be a game changer by itself but it could be the start of something if we get a strong close. However I wouldn't start to call it a victory for the bulls because many of my internal signals are still pointing down and there has been a severe lack of new leaders during this earning season.
April 23rd, 2014
by Robert Huebscher, AdvisorPerspectives.com
Researchers from AQR Capital Management, a Connecticut-based asset manager, claim they have uncovered the source of Warren Buffett’s alpha. They believe Buffett-like performance can be achieved by constructing a portfolio with exposure to certain “factors.” But their theory hinges on a crucial assumption, which, as I will show, is highly tenuous.
by Erik McCurdy, Prometheus Market Insight
Fueled by a historic amount of stimulus from the Federal Reserve, the cyclical bull market in stocks that began in 2009 has accelerated into an unsustainable advance, causing investment risk to increase to one of the three highest readings during the past 85 years.
Investing.com Technical Analysis (as of Tue, 22 April 2014 05:00pm EDT)
by Investing.com Staff, Investing.com
Below, technical overviews and analysis for key stock indices, commodities and currency pairs, based on market activity at the close of the 22 April 2014 U.S. session. This information is a comprehensive summary derived from simple and exponential moving averages along with key technical indicators shown for specific time intervals.
Money Morning Article of the Week
by David Zeiler, Associate Editor, Money Morning
When you think about Tesla Motors (Nasdaq:TSLA), do you consider it an auto company or a tech company?
If you're having a tough time choosing, you're not alone. A lot of investors and analysts are getting tripped up by Tesla's unusual hybrid nature as a maker of innovative electric cars.