Gary Smith Archive
Published February 10, 2012
After posting a weak performance on Friday, the markets have reached an inflection point. At best, the market will trade sideways then climb; at worst, it may be in for a 10% pullback.
Published February 04, 2012
Companies that make products or provide services that you use every day can make strong investment choices.
Published January 27, 2012
Paying close attention to so-called ‘gaps’ on a chart can make a nice short-term trade, but trader beware, the move can quickly reverse itself.
Published January 20, 2012
The two big-name companies pay solid dividends and are poised to be around for a long time, making them good additions to your portfolio.
Published January 13, 2012
The blue chips are doing 'just fine' despite Friday's weak performance. In fact, some companies that were beaten down on the day may now be solid buying opportunities.
Published January 06, 2012
After seeing their stock prices plunge last year, Bank of America and Netflix could represent good bargains for investors who are willing to keeps tabs on the charts.
Published December 30, 2011
There is plenty of blue sky ahead for the blue chips next year.
Published December 23, 2011
The markets delivered a holiday rally this week, but all it did was knock us back to the trading range established in late October.
Published December 16, 2011
For now, it’s probably better to look at individual stocks rather than rely on the market to send all boats higher.
Published December 09, 2011
After closing out a volatile trading week ending with a big rally, Wall Street is poised to continue climbing.