Futures Mixed

In After Hours Trading IPOs on deck today Civitas Solutions, rEVO Biologics and Tokai Pharmaceuticals. Secondaries on deck today BKEP PETX SXL. In … [Read More...]


Selling Polo Ralph Lauren (RL) For A Gain

We added Polo Ralph Lauren (RL) to the Morning Matters Portfolio in Superstock Investor on March 4th. Since then, it has risen by $10.79 or 6.67%. In … [Read More...]

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It’s All About The Federal Reserve Today

At 2:00 p.m. EDT the Federal Reserve Open Market Committee (FOMC) comes down from the mountain to update investors on current policy and then Federal … [Read More...]


Baytex (BTE)

Recently in our sister service Junior Resource Millionaire, http://jrm.uncommonwisdomdaily.com, we racked up some nice gains selling some calls in … [Read More...]


Options Activity

Options Activity By Volume We are going to highlight unusual options activity as well going forward. The third column from the left will … [Read More...]


Morning Matters Portfolio Update

The S&P 500 has dropped since our last update. The Nasdaq Composite fell for the first time in five weeks. The portfolio is now 75% invested long, … [Read More...]


Transocean LTD (RIG)

Transocean LTD (RIG) is getting pounded with other drilling stocks. That said, as a bottom materializes the stock should be able to mount a serious … [Read More...]


Exxon (XOM)

This morning we begin a review of energy stock that have been pounded and are now worthy of consideration once the price of crude oil bottoms. First … [Read More...]


The Week Ahead

1. Geopolitical and Fiscal Events RBA minutes are due out Monday night. Tuesday sees the United Nations General Assembly return for the fall session. … [Read More...]


Red Robin Gourmet Burger (RRGB)

Red Robin Gourmet Burger (RRGB) has been smacked back to earth from the stratosphere and is now very inexpensive. Worth a look.   … [Read More...]

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The Madison Letter: Weekly Update

We are invested on our overall Market Call. Since inception, our overall timing return is 71.75% versus 40.60% on the S&P 500 for excess return of … [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...]


Bravo Brio Restaurant Group (BBRG)

Bravo Brio Restaurant Group (BBRG) is another in a long line of cheap restaurant stocks. Worth a look on a hold of $14.   … [Read More...]


Correction Ahead?

Lots of people were freaking out today on social media about the stock market. I even saw comparisons to 1987. Such comments are just reckless. So the … [Read More...]


Starbucks (SBUX)

Starbucks (SBUX) is the next restaurant stock that we are reviewing. There is still some upside for this mega growth name. If stocks correct here, … [Read More...]


Portfolio Update

The S&P 500 rebounded higher since our last update. The Nasdaq Composite rose for a fourth week in a row. The portfolio is now 75% invested long, … [Read More...]


Annies (BNNY)

Annies (BNNY) is being ought by General Mills (GIS) for $46 a shares. Is General Mills paying too much? No way. The stock is being bought for its … [Read More...]


Biglari Holdings Inc. (BH)

Restaurant stocks are cheap. As such, we will continue a review of several names over the next few days. Second up is Biglari Holdings Inc. (BH) which … [Read More...]


The Week Ahead

1 Geopolitical and Fiscal Events Treasury Secretary Jack Lew speaks about tax inversions and corporate taxes on Monday. Tuesday sees Federal Reserve … [Read More...]

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Madison Letter 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 24 open and closed … [Read More...]


Panera (PNRA)

Restaurant stocks are cheap. As such, we will begin a review of several names over the next few days. First up is Panera (PNRA) which has fallen to a … [Read More...]


Esterline (ESL)

Esterline (ESL) will report earnings after the close. Estimates are $1.41 versus $1.65. With no earnings growth and a full valuation this name is to … [Read More...]