The Week Ahead

1.Geopolitical and Fiscal Events Congress is on recess for the next week and markets should continue to like this vacation from the political … [Read More...]


Conns (CONN)

Conns (CONN) will report earnings before the open and has some nice upside. Worth a look if guidance is decent. … [Read More...]

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The Madison Letter: Current Update

We began to offer a buy and sell strategy via our Madison Market Timing Indicator at the beginning of April of 2007. There are now 23 open and closed … [Read More...]


Pacific Sun (PSUN)

Pacific Sun (PSUN) fell after reporting earnings Thursday after the close. The stock has major upside to our price target. Worth a look.   … [Read More...]


Weekly Charts Updated

Each week we highlight charts below of the SP500, Russell 2000, NASDAQ Composite, UUP, EEM, TLT, HYG and LQD. The charts use the 50 day moving average … [Read More...]


Toronto Dominion Bank (TD)

Toronto Dominion Bank (TD) will report earnings before the open. There is still nice upside for this name.   … [Read More...]

Market Matters: Futures Up Slightly

August 27, 2014 In After Hours Trading No IPOs on deck this week so far. Secondaries on deck today MPAA. Tpyically, this is the lightest week of the … [Read More...]

$60 Trillion & IMF Scandal

Bloomberg reported this morning that the overall value of global equities has climbed above $66 trillion. Since August 7th low on the S&P 500, … [Read More...]


Tesoro (TSO)

Tesoro (TSO) has moved above its price target and looks toppy. We are selling this name in our Superstock Trader Morning Matters Portfolio Wednesday … [Read More...]


Morning Matters Update

There will be no Madison Letter and Market Crash Indicators today due to vacation. Both will appear on Monday. We remain with our new long position in … [Read More...]


Foot Locker (FL)

Foot Locker (FL) beat estimates by $0.09 with earnings of $0.63 versus estimates of $0.54. The stock has just broken out to a new 52 week high. … [Read More...]


The Speech

Today is all about Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen and what she will or will not say when she speaks at the Jackson Hole Conference. Personally, … [Read More...]


Retracements & Other Considerations

We have been highlighting the retracements in the Russell 2000 and IWM since the July high. The Russell 2000 is still below its March high meanwhile … [Read More...]

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Lowe’s (LOW)

Lowe's (LOW) has had a big run to the upside. The company beat estimates by $0.01. However, its price target is less than $1 away from yesterday's … [Read More...]


Merger Activity Up Mid Week

Mergers and acquisitions are fast and furious. This morning Bloomberg has a story that Infineon is looking to acquire a U.S. semiconductor company and … [Read More...]


Portfolio Update

The S&P 500 rebounded higher since our last update. The Nasdaq Composite rose for a third week in a row. The portfolio is now 84% invested long, … [Read More...]


Lazy Boy (LZB)

Lazy Boy (LZB) will report earnings after the close. Estimates are $0.21 versus $0.18. There is some nice upside to this name as it begins to recover … [Read More...]

Oil Rigs

West Texas Intermediate (WTI) Finds Support While Brent Crude Continues to Fall

The price of West Texas Intermediate (WTI) the crude used by U.S. refiners to produce gasoline hits support while Brent Crude which is used in Europe … [Read More...]


Urban Outfitters: URBN)

Urban Outfitters (URBN) will report earnings after the close. Estimates are $0.49 versus $0.51. There is some nice upside to our price target but we … [Read More...]


Merger Monday

First there was a bidding war for Hillshire Brands between Tyson and Pilgrim's Pride. Now we have a bidding war this morning for Family Dollar (FDO). … [Read More...]


The Week Ahead

1.Geopolitical and Fiscal Events. Congress is on recess for the next four weeks and markets should like this vacation from the political nonsense. … [Read More...]

Breaking News

Futures Higher

In After Hours Trading No IPOs on deck today. Secondaries on deck today CLRB NEO. IPO Financial provides our capital raise data. In After Hours … [Read More...]