Analyzing Signet Jewelers

Signet Jewelers (SIG) is the largest specialty jewelry retailer in the U.S., Canada, and U.K. Signet owns Kay (the top jeweler in the U.S), Jared, Zale, fast-growing online brand JamesAllen.com, as well as the #1 and #2 brands in the U.K. Signet focuses on the $40...

At Home Cryptocurrency Mining Bitcoin And Ethereum Heats Up

Proof of Work (PoW) cryptocurrency mining operations, like Bitcoin and Ethereum, use a tremendous amount of energy. Cryptocurrency minings also generates tremendous amount of waste heat. Qarnot is one of a number of growing companies that has found a way to turn that...

Tron Will Revolutionize Gaming Industry

Gaming and virtual currency industry veteran Jared Psigoda leads BitGuild which is a blockchain gaming platform. Earlier this week, he had announced a new cooperation with TRON which is also a blockchain based protocol. TRON shares the vision of building a worldwide...

Madrigal Pharmaceuticals: What Is Going On?

Madrigal Pharmaceuticals (MDGL) had an incredibly very productive 2017, what is more, 2018 looks to be equally transforming. The stock has reacted in kind, moving from the mid-teens to $150 in a few months. However, it looks like the Street is using any, and we mean...

Tron: Why Stay Bullish On Tron Coin?

If there was anything good to come out of the most recent depression in the crypto markets, it has been a renewed focus and commitment on cryptocurrencies that demonstrate real-world usability. TRON (TRX), in its short time on the market, has developed a passionate...

Tilly’s: What To Do Now

Tillys (TLYS) is a leading specialty retailer of casual apparel, footwear and accessories for young men, young women, boys and girls with an extensive assortment of iconic global, emerging, and proprietary brands rooted in an active and social lifestyle. We have seen...
Bitcoin: To The Pit Of Misery!

Bitcoin: To The Pit Of Misery!

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been dominated by extreme price fluctuations throughout their histories. This has enabled savvy (or lucky) investors to strike it rich, particularly if they were able to get in on their investments early and before digital...

Oclaro: We Nailed It

It is a big day for Oclaro, Inc. (OCLR) a leader in optical components and modules for the long-haul, metro, and data center markets. The stock is soaring and we are pleased with what we are seeing as this stock was a recommendation from Quad7Capital. (Did you miss...

Qudian Stock Is Soaring: Our Analysis

Qudian Inc. (NYSE:QD) is a leading provider of online small consumer credit products in China. Today, the stock is moving much higher on the back of strong earnings news. We like that this company is data-centric. Qudian uses big data-enabled technologies, such as...

Zosano Pharma: What Happened?

We recently covered the rally in Zosano Pharma Corporation (NASDAQ:ZSAN). As you know, this is a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company focused on providing rapid systemic administration of therapeutics to patients using its proprietary Adhesive Dermally-Applied...

Rising Bond Yields Help Retirement Plans

By Kate Duguid The swift rise in U.S. bond yields in February may be whipsawing some stock market portfolios but it may bring relief to corporate America’s largest pension plans. For pension funds, rising interest rates can generate more investment income to cover...

Tron: Cryptocurrency For The Digital World

In the last few days, there has been a lot of good news surrounding Tron (TRX). From its listing on Lbank exchange, to the much awaited main net launch, there is no doubt that Tron is a coin on the move. But this hype should not be the primary reason why you put your...

What Is Going On With CRISPR Therapeutics?

CRISPR Thereapeutics (CRSP) stock is flying today. In this column, we discuss who this company is and why the stock is flying. More specifically, we hone in on performance of the name and recent key developments to be aware of. Company overview CRISPR Therapeutics is...

What Happened Kroger?

Kroger (KR) has been getting absolutely slammed today following earnings. In this column we present the main results which you need to know then offer our thoughts. The stock is getting killed as performance was not up to snuff. Let us briefly review the results of...
Net Element Stock Soaring

Net Element Stock Soaring

Net Element stock (NETE) is absolutely soaring today. Net Element stock has seen a number of major moves in pricing in recent months. Net Element stock made big moves after first announcing a blockchain move. Net Element in December launched a blockchain-focused unit...
Should You Invest In Physical Gold Or An ETF?

Should You Invest In Physical Gold Or An ETF?

By John Anderson Should you be buying physical gold, or an ETF that tracks gold? Gold is an investment that everyone should have some exposure two. The basic idea here is that holding an ETF enables one to get exposure to the price of gold without having to possess...

Why Is Meet Group Stock Tanking?

The Meet Group (MEET) has just reported earnings and shares are getting smashed. In this column we present the highlights and offer commentary on WHY things are so dire. Meet Group’s Fourth Quarter 2017 Financial Highlights Total revenue of $40.1 million, up 37%...

Has Monster Beverage Lost Its Roar?

The advertising and promotional machine at Monster Beverage (MNST ) is borderline genius, as the company is also moving heavily into the extreme sports space as the dominant sponsor/advertiser. With the investment from Coca-Cola (KO) that beverage company has morphed...

First Majestic Silver: Our Take

First Majestic Silver (AG) is a mining company focused on silver production in Mexico. It has been nearly a year since we checked in on the name. We like this miner because it is aggressively pursuing the development of its existing mineral property assets, and plans...

Buy Silver Right Now

By Jeff Clarke Mike Maloney revealed that he recently made a large purchase of silver because of how undervalued it is. And he bought silver instead of gold because of how high the gold/silver ratio is. If you want to mimic Mike’s purchase of silver while it’s still...

Fed Will Take Stock Market Down

By Gary Anderson, here is a warning from Tim Duy that the Fed views inflation as being in the danger zone. This does not mean the Fed is right. It does not mean the Fed is wrong. But it means the Fed will likely take down the stock market. The capitalist fear of...

Why Dermira Stock Is Tanking

Dermira stock (DERM) is tanking today. Prior to today, Dermira stock had been performing rather well as it awaited data releases. Like many biotech stocks a binary endpoint was coming for Dermira stock. Today, Dermira stock is cratering because it just reported Phase...

Innovate Biopharmaceuticals: Why It Is Flying Higher

We have searched far and wide for why Innovate Biopharmaceuticals (INNT) is flying high. The news is absolutely scarce other than a recent a reverse recapitalization with Monster Digital (NASDAQ:MSDI). At the end of Q3 2017, the company had $174K in cash and...
Bitcoin Blockchain Dreams

Bitcoin Blockchain Dreams

Nouriel Roubini and Preston Byrne The bitcoin blockchain dream is alive and well. Bitcoin blockchain dreams have led to predictions that bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies will fail typically elicit a broader defence of the underlying blockchain technology. Yes, the...

Why Foot Locker Stock Is Getting Smashed

Foot Locker (NYSE:FL) is getting slammed after its recently reported earnings. We are compelled to respond today because we are of the opinion that the results are not as dire as the selling would imply, and expectations for a strong second half of 2018 are being...
Key Stocks To Watch Next Week

Key Stocks To Watch Next Week

Each week, or nearly every week, we attempt to compile a list of key stocks to watch next week. The volume of, and type of stocks that make our key stocks to watch list, often depends on key earnings reports, IPOs, investor meetings, etc. The purpose of this column is...

Apple: Thoughts On Service Revenues

We have remained bullish on Apple stock for a while now and we believe that AAPL stock looks good for 2018 as well. Apple stock has been part of our top stocks to buy portfolio (which has outperformed the Nasdaq Composite by over 100%) for several quarters. Coming to...

Natural Gas: Stranded

The idea of coal, oil, and natural gas reserves becoming “stranded assets” from unanticipated or premature write-downs is bogus. The reality is that demand is so ever growing that the balance sheets of our fossil fuel companies get consumed in about 10...

Boeing Could Get Crushed

If there’s a poster child for the tonic the current U.S. government has delivered to the country’s corporate sector, it’s Boeing Co. Fueled by Chief Executive Officer Dennis Muilenburg’s cozy relationship with President Donald Trump, orders for...

Denny’s Stock: Too Pricey?

Denny’s (DENN) is one of our favorite places to eat with the kids on a weekend morning, or after a long night out with friends. This is a diner-style restaurant, featuring a relatively low-cost menu which features breakfast all day. While the performance of the stock...

Bitcoin: This Doesn’t Make Sense

Earlier this year, when Bitcoin’s price fell by more than 60% from its record close, a less-noticed Bitcoin figure also plunged: the number of daily transactions. There are many explanations for the fall-off in trading, from software- to news-related. What’s less...

AMC Networks: What Is Going On Here?

We have closely been following AMC Networks (AMCX) for some time. The stock has suffered over the last 52-weeks, and is currently down 25.1% from the highest levels seen during the period: (Click on image to enlarge) Source: Yahoo Finance In this column, we check back...

Po.et POE Coin: What’s The Story Here?

Watching recent crypto market developments, we have noted that POE Po.et (POE) has recently hit the $0.06 mark. Looking at circulating supply levels, we see that the number is 2,236,813,969 * with a market capitalization of 129,035,982.00. Viewing some volume levels,...

Why A Tron Rally Is Coming

By Chun Wayne A Tron rally is coming. A Tron reall has finally begun, and it will improve. The Tron rally started as Tron has seen some growth after months of disappointment. The cryptocurrency seemed doomed to failure due to allegations of plagiarized whitepapers....

Macy’s: Is It Turning Around?

Macy’s (M) is a company that we have been following for several years. We have watched as this one great retail darling has fallen from grace, as sales and earnings have fallen dramatically in the last five years. With the ever-changing consumer, Macy’s was slow to...

Conatus Pharmaceuticals: Should You Buy This Stock?

Conatus Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:CNAT) initiated with Outperform rating and $16 (208% upside) price target at Oppenheimer. The stock is absolutely flying on this news, but there are other reasons to be bullish beyond today’s action Conatus’s lead product...
Is NEO Cryptocurrency About To Run?

Is NEO Cryptocurrency About To Run?

It has been a tough week for the crypto market which has seen dramatic drops in values. Investors have always taken advantage of the downfall to invest in the dip and prep for a bull run. NEO is one coin which raced through with its value skyrocketing and overtaking...
What Tron Needs

What Tron Needs

We will get right to the point for what Tron needs. The key for Tron moving forward is getting Main Net launched and working in the first half of 2018. Many of the detractors of TRX believe that Justin Sun and the TRON team are creating a pump scheme through their...
Southwestern Energy: Accumulate

Southwestern Energy: Accumulate

The Quad7Capital Bad Beat Investing portfolio has purchased Southwestern Energy at $4.05, $3.60 and $3.50. We are monitoring the situation very closely as we hold a position. In this column, we take a dive into the company and check on recent performance and valuation...
Kroger Stock: New Initiatives

Kroger Stock: New Initiatives

Overview Kroger stock has been tumultuous of late. Kroger (KR) is one of the largest North American grocery store retailers operating 2,790 retail food stores in 35 states. The company has a lot different names under its belt including Kroger, Food 4 Less, City...

Kraft Heinz: Our Thoughts

We were asked by a reader about our current thoughts on Kraft Heinz (KHC) with it sitting just above a 52-week low. We felt this was an opportune time to check back in on the performance of the name, especially since the company recently reported earnings. In this...
Endocyte: Explaining The Rally

Endocyte: Explaining The Rally

If you have not noticed, shares of Endocyte (ECYT) are in rally mode. They are up 40% today, following gains all week. In this column, we discuss what you need to know about this rally and why it is occurring. The price action is strong: What a run!  Let us now...
GE: Turnarounds Take Time

GE: Turnarounds Take Time

Turnarounds take a long time to be worked out. There is no better case of this than what we are seeing with General Electric (GE). GE stock is seemingly making new lows every single day. The depth of the existing problems now being uncovered at General Electric...
Frontier Communications: Abandon Ship

Frontier Communications: Abandon Ship

Frontier Communications Corporation (NASDAQ:FTR) just reported Q4 earnings and while the quarter better than we expected in some regards, the stock is taking another absolute beating, mostly because the dividend has gone the way of the dinosaurs. While we hate to see...
DryShips Earnings Report: Highlights

DryShips Earnings Report: Highlights

The DryShips earnings report has landed. DryShips (DRYS) is a controversial name that we once famously quipped “you will never see your money again“. We felt this way because it had announced yet another in a long line of reverse splits, and continued...
Tron: Silence!

Tron: Silence!

As it has been the expectation for many cryptocurrency enthusiasts, its boom time for TRON (TRX) adoption. The first half of 2018 will see many changes and in particular the Main Net launch. Critics have always thought it is a pump and dump platform but the reality is...