As this quarter, and the first half of the year, comes out with a July 4 blast, the market pulse will soon pick up.
Not only do we have another earnings season ahead of us, but we also have the delta variant that threatens global economies and conflicting views on inflation and employment.
Let’s sort the headlines with columnists from Real money Y Real Money Pro, our premium sites for Wall Street professionals and active investors. Here are the top 5 stories right now by Ed ponsi, Paul Price, James ‘Rev Shark’ DePorre, Bret jensen, and of course, Jim Cramer.
Jim Cramer: Facebook case good for FAANG
Jim Cramer calls what happened to Facebook (full board) – Get report case this week a “beating”. A federal court ruled against the Federal Trade Commission in its crusade to stop Facebook from what it sees as monopolizing personal social networking services, he said. But the ruling was nothing less than a primer on how wrong the FTC and 40 states are in the way they presented the case and the remedies they sought, Cramer says.
Here it is your opinion about him case and what it means for FAANG shares.
Price: ‘Home’ in good investments
Real Money Pro Columnist Paul Price shows opportunities with three companies with large operations in the private mortgage insurance business: Essent Group (ESNT) – Get report, MGIC Investment (MTG) – Get report and NMI Holdings (NMIH) – Get report. All three names show good projected earnings for the future year and offer very substantial total return potential.
Price tells you how and why to play these PMI companies.
Ponsi: breakout, false start: AMZN, NFLX, ETH
Okay, let’s go to the last ticker. It has nothing to do with Ethereum, the cryptocurrency. It’s Ethan Allen, the furniture company. And it has been on the rise, but not for the right reasons, since Real Money Pro notes columnist Ed Ponsi. But we have very different stories with Amazon. (AMZN) – Get report and Netflix (NFLX) – Get report, according to Ponsi’s reading on the charts.
This is what he sees these three names.
Jensen: Three predictions for the year
Real Money Pro Columnist Bret Jensen sees three broad trends ahead for the rest of the year that could shape how investors approach 2021 in the future. What are they? Here’s a hint: they are related to inflation, employment, and value versus growth.
Let’s see What’s on Jensen’s radar?.
DePorre: Trading doesn’t have to be a gamble
One of the biggest stories in the stock market in the last year has been the growth of social media, or “meme trading,” he says. Real money columnist James “Rev Shark” DePorre. But this kind of Reddit-powered commerce isn’t really that new. In one way or another, it has been part of a part of the markets from the beginning.
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