Headlines & Special Reports

The Fundamental Disconnect at Microsoft Corporation (NASDAQ:MSFT)

Sometimes investors become extremely hopeful and they stop paying attention to the fundamentals.  Sometimes those hopes are fulfilled and everything works in their favor too, but for those investors who are basing an investment on the hope that earnings growth will improve ignore signs that might suggest sentiment is changing, they may find themselves in trouble.

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Deflation vs the 3rd Year

"Panic Early" The Swiss National Bank is the first to wave the white flag in the Global Currency War.

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Speculators have run Staples, Inc. (NASDAQ:SPLS)

Speculators come into stocks for all kinds of reasons, and hedge funds love to take big positions in beaten up companies and then bring in the speculators too, they used a call this pump and dump, but in today's market situations like that are less obvious than they used to be.

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Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) Looks Rich

When high growth companies turn into slow growth companies investors in those stocks often become disgruntled and demand to see more meaningful growth from the company even when the industry does not necessarily support that growth.  Stocks like this may remain depressed until such time as a glimmer of hope surfaces, but sometimes the stock's reaction to that glimmer of hope is not warranted.

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Should Johnson & Johnson (NYSE: JNJ) Split up?

Back in the 1920s there was a call to “Break up the Yankees,” the reasoning being that no team could compete with the duo of Babe Ruth and Lou Gehrig, as well as the other sluggers who dominated the Bronx Bomber lineup.

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