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Google Dump….For Now

Google Dump….For Now

Just last week for no reason, whether fundamental, technical or algorithmic, I dumped my Google (GOOG) shares at an even share price of 1150. So, what would be my reasoning for getting out of a position that seemed to work in my favor with no major pessimistic rumor or downgrade? Well, considering my entry point…

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Bitcoin A New Currency Or A Flop

Bitcoin A New Currency Or A Flop

Bitcoin Remains An Unrecognized Brand In Search of An Image Despite Recent Global Frenzy Despite the global Bitcoin frenzy in recent months, which saw the digital currency trading at a price on par with an ounce of gold, the currency remains very much unknown in mainstream America, according to an online survey conducted last week…

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Management Of Iron Condors With Apple, Google, And Priceline

Management Of Iron Condors With Apple, Google, And Priceline

There are advisers and website articles that give advice on what to trade, and when to trade it, however, there is a lack of information on the management of those trades.  Let’s exploit that road never traveled, with a strategy that was studied by the TastyTrade members, Tom Sosnoff and Tony Battista. In the following…

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Netflix Buying “Damages” Series Produced By Todd A. Kessler

Netflix Buying “Damages” Series Produced By Todd A. Kessler

Here comes Netflix (NFLX) with another buzz shaking its stock upward, seconds after the news of a new movie series has been announced, and it seems every time the stock makes new highs, critics proclaim its price to be too expensive, yet it moves again, again, and again. Netflix bought new series “Damages” which suits…

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MarkWest Energy Partners, LP A High Flyer MLP Dividend Play

MarkWest Energy Partners, LP A High Flyer MLP Dividend Play

I found a new stock to either, play as your investment vehicle for your long term portfolio or a short swing trade, to be in and out, while keeping the technical s in check and to your advantage. MarkWest Energy Partners, LP (MWE) is engaged in gathering, processing and transportation of natural gas, and natural…

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Caterpillar Announced $1 Billion Stock Repurchase Program

Caterpillar Inc. (NYSE: CAT) today announced it has entered into a definitive agreement with Societe Generale to purchase $1 billion of its common stock under an accelerated stock repurchase transaction. In April of 2013, the company announced a similar $1 billion transaction, which was completed in June of 2013. “The continued strength of our balance sheet and strong cash…

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Phillips 66 Partners IPO An Opportunity For Dividend Growth Portfolio

Phillips 66 Partners IPO An Opportunity For Dividend Growth Portfolio

I figured that it was time for me to take a step back from trading and invest some of my profits in something that I could hold for a at least a two to three year period.  Besides banking on the hike of the stock price, I wanted to focus on the consistency and growth…

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Qualcomm Announces Third Quarter 2013 Results

Qualcomm Announces Third Quarter 2013 Results

Qualcomm Incorporated (Nasdaq: QCOM), a leading developer and innovator of advanced wireless technologies, products and services, today announced results for the third quarter of fiscal 2013 ended June 30, 2013. “We delivered another strong quarter as our Qualcomm Snapdragon solutions were prominent in a broad set of flagship smartphones, and 3G/4G device average selling prices were…

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Baidu Announces Second Quarter 2013 Results

Baidu Announces Second Quarter 2013 Results

Baidu, Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) (“Baidu” or the “Company”), the leading Chinese language Internet search provider, today announced its unaudited financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2013[1]. Second Quarter 2013 Highlights Total revenues in the second quarter of 2013 were RMB7.561 billion ($1.232 billion), a 38.6% increase from the corresponding period in 2012. Operating profit in the second…

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Facebook Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results

Facebook Reports Second Quarter 2013 Results

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ: FB) today reported financial results for the second quarter, which ended June 30, 2013. “We’ve made good progress growing our community, deepening engagement and delivering strong financial results, especially on mobile,” said Mark Zuckerberg, Facebook founder and CEO. ”The work we’ve done to make mobile the best Facebook experience is showing good results and provides us…

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Ocean Rig UDW Announces Employment for Ocean Rig Skyros

Ocean Rig UDW Inc. (ORIG) , a global provider of offshore deepwater drilling services, announced today: It has signed definitive documentation with Total E&P Angola, following the previously announced Letter of Award, for its ultra deepwater drillship “Ocean Rig Skyros.” The contract is for 5 wells or a minimum of 275 days for drilling offshore…

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Las Vegas Sands Break-Out To The Upside

Las Vegas Sands Break-Out To The Upside

As a long term investor, you may have better chance of being right on your trades, purchasing an individual stock at its lows of 200 moving day average.  Simple as it sounds, it is primarily what I do when it comes to my long term holders, adding to my position when it reaches those lows.…

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Las Vegas Sands Volatility In Your Favor

Las Vegas Sands Volatility In Your Favor

Within the past few days Las Vegas Sands (LVS) has taken straight jabs to the chin with the recent headlines, and that is reflected into the stock, which has been volatile, plummeting from $57.48 to lows seen since February of $47.88, and retraced to a current price of $52.93.  Volatility is great for a day…

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Boeing A Great Company And A Great Stock

Boeing A Great Company And A Great Stock

From the battery turbulence in early January to the launch of its newest model, the 787-10 Dreamliner, Boeing (BA) has deemed to be a great investment, turning out a 34.4 percent return on ROE throughout that period.  However, the question that comes to mind, is it too fast too far?  Has the upside come to…

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Aeropostale, Inc. Is Off To The Races

Aeropostale, Inc. Is Off To The Races

Aeropostale , Inc. is not a company which I follow, as a matter of fact, retail sector is not an industry in particular that holds my interests.  However, at this juncture, especially after the heavy beat down which Aeropostale has experienced, since April of last year, makes this stock a trade to consider. Looking at…

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