TK All-Star’s Blog posts

A Brief Look at Present Dow Theory Conditions

TK All-Star posted on 07/24/13 at 04:40 PM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider di... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, RIO

TK All-Star posted on 07/23/13 at 03:37 PM

Recap for Tuesday, July 23rd by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&... more

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Looking For Slight Laggards

TK All-Star posted on 07/17/13 at 02:35 PM

Alan Brochstein takes a look at stocks with underappreciated growth After a 7% correction from late May into June, the S&P 500 has roared back to an all-time closing high near 1680. If y... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, CLX

TK All-Star posted on 07/16/13 at 04:37 PM

Recap for Tuesday, July 16th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&... more

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Strength in Domestic Names Fuel the Rally, Will it Continue?

TK All-Star posted on 07/16/13 at 10:27 AM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider did... more

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Learning to Invest/Trade

TK All-Star posted on 07/11/13 at 03:31 PM

Everyone, novice and professional, all learned to trade by gathering information. The source may have been a specific book, a series of lessons, or perhaps even personal lessons from a friend... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, COST

TK All-Star posted on 07/09/13 at 04:28 PM

Recap for Tuesday, July 9th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&... more

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Lessons Learned - Dividends and Debt Can be Dangerous

TK All-Star posted on 07/09/13 at 09:47 AM

Alan Brochstein suggests being aware of risk when investing for dividends If you invest in MLPs and even if you don't, you are likely familiar with the sharp fall in many of the production-... more

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Crude Realities, A Look at the Energy Sector

TK All-Star posted on 07/03/13 at 12:16 PM

Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post. At the time of publication and in the preceding month, TradeKing and the third-party content provider did... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, GSK

TK All-Star posted on 07/02/13 at 04:08 PM

Recap for Tuesday, July 2nd by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&am... more

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A Look at the Four Publicly Traded Retailers of Sporting Goods

TK All-Star posted on 07/01/13 at 03:58 PM

Alan Brochstein discusses the four publicly-traded retailers of sporting goods Let me wish you a very happy 4th of July! What a great holiday it is, as we celebrate our freedom and indepen... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, IBM

TK All-Star posted on 06/25/13 at 03:41 PM

Recap for Tuesday, June 25th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&... more

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Keeping Risk Personal

TK All-Star posted on 06/20/13 at 09:45 AM

The primary reason for taking extra risk with any trade has to be the opportunity to earn extra rewards. However, what if that is not reality? Do traders go out of their way to take extra ri... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, CA

TK All-Star posted on 06/18/13 at 03:57 PM

Recap for Tuesday, June 18th by Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! Analysis of S&... more

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Should Cosmetics Companies Attract Your Interest?

TK All-Star posted on 06/17/13 at 12:46 PM

Alan Brochstein discusses seven companies trying to capitalize on beauty French-based Coty (COTY) went public on June 12th, selling 57mm shares at $17.50, the first consumer products IPO of... more

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Taking Less Risk

TK All-Star posted on 06/13/13 at 04:46 PM

I found an interesting conversation recently in the Trader Network Forum. Here is an abbreviated excerpt: jonnyg1414 said: I have been an active options trader for six plus years.  I prima... more

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6 Stocks Approaching $100

TK All-Star posted on 06/12/13 at 04:11 PM

Alan Brochstein Screens for Stocks Approaching $100 for the First Time Many investors like to focus on low-priced stocks, perhaps thinking that they are getting a bargain. The price of a ... more

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TradeKing Midday Market Call Recap - SPX, VIX, CELG

TK All-Star posted on 06/11/13 at 04:10 PM

Recap for Tuesday, June 11th by Nicole Wachs and Kevin Corrigan Did you miss Tuesday’s TradeKing Midday Market Call? Here’s a quick recap. Don’t miss another session, register here today! A... more

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When Investing For Dividends, Consider Growth

TK All-Star posted on 06/10/13 at 10:08 AM

For several years now, many, including me, have suggested that income-oriented investors look to the stock market to meet their goals, as bonds have offered puny returns. My advice has always... more

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Mark Wolfinger - Has Long-Term Investing Changed?

TK All-Star posted on 06/05/13 at 04:39 PM

There was a time when diligent individual investors could hope to do research, perhaps visit company retail outlets or places where the company products were sold, and make an intelligent dec... more

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