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Valuation analysis for Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

In some circles analysts will tell you that fair value is something that investors are willing to pay, but that is not how I approach things.  In this article we will discuss the fair value of Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)

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Zero R-Squared and SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY)

This is both a webinar announcement and a description of a Strategy offered by Stock Traders Daily that has zero market correlation with corresponding outperformance when compared to the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NYSEARCA:SPY).

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Valuation analysis for United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (NYSEARCA:USO)

The volatility in United States Oil Fund LP (ETF) (NYSEARCA:USO) prices recently has prompted me to reiterate some of the points I have already made, but points that also deserve reiteration after we see wild moves like we have seen over the past few days.  I think i was also very specific in my Outlook For 2015

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The Sentiment Table and ProShares Ultra Dow30 (ETF) (NYSEARCA:DDM)

If you listened to our Sentiment Table, which flashed oversold indicators on Sunday, you were able to take advantage of quite a nice move in the market as it bounced higher.  The SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (NYSEARCA:DIA) Rallied 2.9% since that oversold alert, the ProShares Ultra Dow30 (ETF) (NYSEARCA:DDM) rallied twice that much, and that's exactly what the Sentiment table was telling us, but now we should exercise caution.  Please keep in mind that our Sentiment Table is typically most accurate at identifying near-term shifts like this, it does this in advance of course, but I do not use it as a longer-term indicator.  In other words, it is very useful at identifying a snap back before it happens, like we saw today, or a sudden shift lower if the signal was an overbought condition instead, for example.

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Valuation analysis for McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD)

If you follow the stock market, and pay attention to the Dow Jones industrial average, you know that Wall Street is concerned about McDonald's Corporation (NYSE:MCD).  Something just doesn't seem right, analysts are concerned about it, and so are investors, so it's time to get down to the nitty gritty.  With everything considered, it's time to take a close look at fair valuation for McDonald's.

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