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Biotech’s Busted — Here’s What To Do Now…

Greg Guenthner

Biotechs blasted lower all week. Semiconductors hit the mat. And the once high-flying Nasdaq lost more than 3% as of yesterday—topping off its worst run since last April. Greg Guenthner looks at the latest market sell-off and questions the mainstream explanation behind it.


How to Make Money from Stupid Cat Videos

Greg Guenthner

As the business publication Quartz reports, "Cisco projects video to represent 71% of all mobile data traffic by 2019, up from about 55% last year, and representing the bulk of mobile traffic growth."


Sex Sells. Here’s Proof…

Greg Guenthner

Look, I'll be the first to admit I've skewered the "app" industry in the past. I still can't wrap my mind around the whole thing. But many of these companies have figured out a winning formula to hook a new group of "gaming" customers who never had previous interest in video games.


URGENT: Take Profits on These 3 Trades

Greg Guenthner

I do not think any of these tickers is headed for a nasty crash right now. But they could pull back a bit more than we'd like. So why stick around when we've got a pile of cash sitting there for the taking?


10 Reasons the Running of the Bulls Will Continue

Greg Guenthner

As Subramanian notes, “Wall Street sentiment is at bearish extremes with strategists recommending just a 52 percent stock allocation.” But she adds, “When investment strategists have been this bearish in the past, the S&P 500 rose 98% of the time, with average gains of 27%.”


Five Rules to Take Your Trading to the Next Level

Greg Guenthner

Study bull markets. Study bear markets. It’s no coincidence many of these longer-term trends play out in similar fashion. No, it’s never exactly the same. But as Mark Twain said, even if history doesn’t repeat itself, it does rhyme.


4 Rules You Must Know to Beat the Market

Greg Guenthner

Like any great investor, Ned Davis works with a set of rules. Nine to be precise. And today we’re breaking down the first four. So pay attention! These are the rules you must master if you want to succeed—no matter if the market’s going up, down, or sideways.