Roger Scot

07/29/2020

What’s Next For the Markets?

World markets are trading in narrow ranges this morning as investors and traders continue to eye the U.S. Federal Reserve for hints concerning the economic outlook.  As of right now, it’s expected that they’ll keep short-term interest rates at their record, near-zero low. That makes sense because central banks have […]
07/28/2020
Trump and Biden

Global Markets Mixed as Talks Roll On

Amid U.S. stocks’ overnight advancement and gold’s price retreating after yesterday’s surge, global markets are mixed yet again this morning.  At the same time, investors are eyeballing the Federal Reserve’s two-day policy meeting that begins today. They’re anxiously awaiting a verdict on whether central banks will raise or lower interest […]
07/27/2020
Stock Market Update

Processing Fast Profits With Hot Semiconductor Stocks

Chip makers have undoubtedly been one of the hottest sectors of 2020… The PHLX Semiconductor Index is up about 14.5% year to date, and lately, it has a lot of traders feeling extremely bullish.  While I know everyone has been eyeing names like AMD and Intel, I have two other […]
07/27/2020

Gold Soars to Record High

Global markets are rather mixed this morning as the price of gold soars to a record high amid increased tensions between China and the U.S. and rising pandemic concerns.  In fact, major indices in London, Tokyo, and Hong Kong edged lower while Frankfurt and Shanghai experienced the opposite. Despite a […]
07/25/2020
Best Pairs Trade

Avoid These Stocks Like the Plague

I’m doing something a little different today…  Over the past several months, I’ve given you a handful of stocks to help you ride out the current economic storm, but today… I’m sharing two stocks that could do some major damage to your portfolio. So, if you currently have them, get […]
07/25/2020

Secure Cyber Stocks on Red Alert

Whether you know it or not, your computer, phone, and tablet are always under some type of cyber attack… One example is malware, which can embed itself n any device and track your data without you even knowing it! Sadly, these types of devices constantly roam the net, waiting to […]
07/25/2020
Stock Market Update

New Stocks Joining the Momentum Party

It’s been an extremely interesting year, especially for IPOs…  So far, we’ve already seen 70 new public offerings in less than eight months!  And while I typically give a new IPO a year or so before paying too much attention to its value and price, there are a few on […]
07/25/2020

Newly Released Tech Earnings Shock Investors

I told you on Monday that this was a big tech week, and now we see why… Earnings reports were released today for companies like Microsoft and Tesla — with the latter being up over 50% for the month! But this isn’t the only industry we’re excited about right now… […]
07/22/2020
Trump and Biden

Roger’s Rundown: Global Markets Dive as Virus Cases Rise

World markets are mostly lower today as virus caseloads continue to surge in many countries around the globe.  In places like Hong Kong and Australia’s Victoria state, health authorities warn that the number of cases will likely continue to rise if the sick fail to isolate themselves.  Adding to that, […]
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