Stocking Stuffers – 2017

We have received a number of requests for another edition of last year’s pre-Christmas essay called Stocking Stuffers. These requests were prompted by the fact that the eight stocks I recommended were up an average of 49.20% as of yesterday’s Close. That’s pretty good, but I couldn’t have done it without VectorVest. As I write [...]

By |2017-12-26T20:10:59+00:00December 26th, 2017|The Views, VectorVest|0 Comments

Black Monday and The Black Swan

Monday, October 19, 1987, is a day I will never forget. The Mighty Dow crashed 508 points, 22.6%! It was a day of chaos and panic, but no surprise. I was test-marketing the VectorVest Stock Advisory at that time and our trustworthy VV DJIA warned us that the Dow was 19.4% overvalued when it closed [...]

By |2017-10-23T16:53:53+00:00October 23rd, 2017|The Views, VectorVest|1 Comment

When Oprah Loses, She Wins.

Nearly two years ago, October 23, 2015 to be exact, I wrote, “Weight Watchers, WTW, stock closed at $6.79 per share on Friday, October 16, 2015. It gapped higher in premarket trading on Monday, October 19, 2015 opening at $10.40 per share, up 53.2%. Anybody who had VectorVest RealTime could have seen this action at [...]

By |2017-08-09T15:48:48+00:00August 9th, 2017|The Views, VectorVest|0 Comments

Remember the NPM

NPM stands for Net Profit Margin, a very important metric of financial performance. I wrote about it in three consecutive essays (Romancing the NPM, A Whole New Dimension, and The Comeback Kids) beginning on March 5, 2010. Why am I writing about it now? Head of the Fed, Ms. Janet Yellen, presented a surprisingly dovish [...]

By |2017-07-17T22:03:12+00:00July 17th, 2017|The Views, VectorVest|0 Comments

Beware of Marketing Machines

The mission of VectorVest Inc., is to “Provide the best stock market guidance available anywhere at any price.” To give you an example of this, I’d like to share a recent experience of how we compare to one of the biggest players in the business. Earlier this week, I received an email from a service [...]

By |2017-05-31T21:52:45+00:00May 31st, 2017|The Views, VectorVest|1 Comment
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