Stocks


Should You Be Buying Coinbase Stock?
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Author: Jeffrey Taylor

Coinbase finally released its initial IPO and sent the investing world into a frenzy. This is the first major mix of traditional Wall Street investing and cryptocurrency, so a lot of people are eager to learn whether or not they should be investing. It’s hard to say how Coinbase is going to perform over time. […]

24 Apr 2021
US Stocks are Flat Ahead of Earnings Season
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Author: Maria Andretti

US stock futures were flat in the early hours of Wednesday morning trading on April 14th. Investors are holding off in anticipation of Q1 earnings reports from various companies, at which point the markets should see an increase in volume and volatility.  The Dow Jones industrial average futures only had a 6-point gain when the […]

14 Apr 2021
Biden Spending Plan Sees Massive Records on Stock Market
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Author: Maria Andretti

Friday saw Asian markets rise after Wall Street went through a record-breaking session. During this period, the S&P managed to break through the 4000-point barrier for the first time. Meanwhile, the Nasdaq and Dow Jones were also green, following on what is becoming a wave of economic optimism.  This widespread increase in the stock market […]

2 Apr 2021
Tech Stocks Rally as Stock Futures Dip
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Author: Michael Stern

Early trading on Tuesday morning saw U.S. stock index futures slightly lower than Monday after all three major averages reported having gains during the day prior.  In particular, future contracts that are tied to the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 107 points on Tuesday. The S&P 500and Nasdaq 100 futures also saw losses, although those […]

23 Mar 2021
Good Days Ahead for NASDAQ and Tech Stocks
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Author: Maria Andretti

This last week has proven to be quite a wild ride for tech stocks of all categories, as well as the NASDAQ.  While the latter has seen its greatest jump since November of last year, tech has rebound after losing a tremendous amount of value at the beginning of 2021.  It’s difficult to say what […]

11 Mar 2021
The GME Saga Continues
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Author: Jeffrey Taylor

I am quite comfortable saying that nobody in 2020 could have predicted GameStop’s stock movements this year. The company was on the decline and heading for bankruptcy, so why would anyone be betting on it? Before this year, the decrease in demand for physical games and the growing digital market destroyed GameStop’s business. The company […]

27 Feb 2021
Even as Retail Exceeds Expectations, Stocks Fall
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Author: Jeffrey Taylor

The stock market is still feeling the effects of Covid-19. Despite the recovery of various sectors, including retail, industry leaders are struggling to prevent stocks from plummeting. Despite record highs and retail surges, the Nasdaq still fell over 1%. This loss was primarily the result of tech stocks that have been underperforming in February. Retail […]

18 Feb 2021
Dow Drops 500 Points, S&P 500 Sees 4-day Losing Streak
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Author: Michael Stern

Monday saw stocks fall as fears over the possible worsening of the current COVID-19 virus. The market also reacted to the uncertainty of a future fiscal stimulus. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell by 1.8 percent to close 509.72 points lower at 27, 147.70. The S&P 500 did not fare any better. It lost 1.2% […]

23 Sep 2020
Wall Street is Flashing Warning Signs
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Author: Michael Stern

There have been signs lately that the dramatic rise in the stock market is unsustainable. With investors driving the market value of Tesla up to the point where it exceeds that of JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup combined, and the $2 trillion market cap of Apple surpassing that of 2,000 companies making up the small-cap Russell […]

14 Sep 2020