Gary Smith Archive
Published February 08, 2013
With a mix of politics and business controlling the headlines, there will be no lack of surprises as Wall Street reaches for record highs.
Published February 02, 2013
The Dow and S&P 500 both appear set to cross their record highs, but the Nasdaq is still far off.
Published January 18, 2013
Goldman Sachs is sometimes portrayed as the ‘Darth Vader’ of finance. True or not, the stock is a good buy.
Published January 11, 2013
The New Year is off to a solid start, with the markets hitting levels not seen since late 2007. However, hopping in now isn’t the best idea.
Published January 04, 2013
The markets may seem tantalizing after they kicked off the year with a big rally. However, you should be careful before hopping in.
Published December 28, 2012
The markets had a tough week, meaning these two stocks may offer a good bargain.
Published December 21, 2012
Wall Street is poised to keep moving higher, but traders may be reluctant to buy until a solution is forged for the fiscal cliff.
Published December 07, 2012
Ironically, the best time to buy stocks that are impacted by natural disasters might actually be right after one strikes.
Published December 01, 2012
When it comes to ‘buy and hold’ stocks, look for ones that pay decent dividends and then be patient.
Published November 23, 2012
Stocks are set to climb through the end of the year, despite the uncertainty caused by the fiscal cliff.