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Extreme Option Profits Chart of Day… Dow Jones INDX

Markets are under pressure this morning on Hong Kong violence, and trade war uncertainty. President Trump just shot down speculation that he’s rollback trade tariffs to help cool off the trade war. The President also said that while talks were moving along “very nicely,” he would only make a deal if it was right for […]

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Extreme Option Profits Chart of Day… Volatility Index (VIX)

With the presidential elections nearing, the only certainty is volatility.Ahead of the 2000 election (Bush v. Gore), the volatility index (VIX) popped from 16.5 to 31.Ahead of the 2004 election (Bush v. Kerry), the VIX ran from 13 to 17. Ahead of the 2008 election (Obama v. McCain), it ran from 20 to 90. And ahead […]

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Extreme Option Profits Chart of Day… McDonald’s (MCD)

Watch for opportunity in McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD).Shares were down nearly $5 on news the company fired CEO Steve Easterbrook over an inappropriate relationship with an employee. All after the company’s board determined that Easterbrook “violated company policy and demonstrated poor judgment involving a recent consensual relationship with an employee,” as reported by Fox Business.  McDonald’s has […]

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Chart of Day… Beyond Meat

The stock plummeted earlier this week even though the company posted great earnings, had a positive operating margin, and raised its full-year guidance, that wasn’t good enough for the Street. The company earned a profit of $4.1 million, or six cents a share on sales of $92 million.  That’s up substantially from a loss of […]

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Chart of Day… Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Keep an eye on Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).One of my favorite ways to make money is by waiting on excessive fear. Look at Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) for example. In October 2019, the stock began to plunge out of the sky.  Investors feared the worst.  All after the company recalled a single lot of Johnson’s Baby Powder. […]

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Chart of Day… Johnson & Johnson (JNJ)

Keep an eye on Johnson & Johnson (JNJ).Johnson & Johnson (JNJ) is seeing a slight recovery this morning.   All after plunging nearly $8.50 on Friday following its recall of a single lot of Johnson’s Baby Powder.The recall was “out of an abundance of caution based on the results of a U.S. FDA test that found […]

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Chart of the Day… Roku Inc. (ROKU)

Roku Inc. (NASDAQ:ROKU) operates a TV streaming platform. The company operates in two segments, Platform and Player. Its platform allows users to discover and access various movies and TV episodes, as well as live sports, music, news, and others.  The stock fell after Comcast announced it was making its streaming TV box Xfinity Flex free […]

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Chart of the Day… E-Trade Financial Corporation (ETFC)

Spot excessive fear, and you may have found your next great trade. After all, it’s how some of the top investors made their fortunes. Sir John Templeton used to tell investors to buy excessive pessimism.  Warren Buffett still advises us to “be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful.” Baron Rothschild would tell […]

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Chart of the Day… Ulta Beauty Inc. (ULTA) is Wildly Oversold

After a poor third quarter earnings report, and a reduction to its outlook, ULTA fell out of favor with investors – and fast. In fact, investors forced the stock from a high of $340 to $230However, it now appears the stock is greatly oversold – with great insider buying to boot.Over the last week, CEO […]

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Chart of the Day…AMZN is Extremely Oversold

U.S. retailers could see a healthy holiday season.Analysts at Deloitte say retail sales could surge between 4.5% and 5% between November and January, as retailers rake in up to $1.1 trillion in sales. “Near record-low unemployment rates, coupled with continued monthly job creation, may encourage people to spend more during the holiday season. The economy is still […]

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