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The First Ever Marijuana ETF Plummets  It's been a wild ride in the marijuana industry over the past few months. Stocks have been crushed, only to rally a few days later, only to find themselves on the losing end again by the next week. It's a roller-coaster ride,…

For Marijuana Stocks U.S., Watch the News  When it comes to marijuana stocks in the U.S., of course you need to be watching the markets to stay abreast of what's happening in terms of stock prices. But something that can have an equal impact on shares is political news.…

What to Expect from Amazon Stock Now Welcome to Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN), your store for everything. Perhaps that is overly dramatic, but not by much. Amazon’s decision to buy Whole Foods Market, Inc. (NASDAQ:WFM) is one of those events that will be written about in business textbooks for…

NVIDIA Stock and AMD Stock: The Backstory It’s funny how quickly the world changes. Not too long ago, investors wouldn’t touch Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD) with a 10-foot pole. Similarly, NVIDIA Corporation (NASDAQ:NVDA) was an obscure microchip maker that no one cared about. Now the AMD stock…

Marijuana Investments Aren't Quick Hits Last year, it was hard not to get into the hype surrounding marijuana stocks. Some of these shares were rising in value by hundreds—even thousands—of percentage points within a year. The beginning of the rush was the best time to play the short…

Marijuana Bubble May Have Burst...But That Doesn't Mean Run We all know the cookie-cutter, shallow truisms in investing like “buy low, sell high” and “don’t follow the trend.” While these are clichés due to their ubiquity and overuse, it doesn’t mean they don’t hold some wisdom. And in…

What to Expect from Solar Stocks Everyone knew that President Donald Trump was likely to withdraw from the Paris Agreement, so don’t let the media fool you into thinking it was a surprise. It wasn’t. And while backing out of the deal is going to hurt solar stocks…

Pot Stocks Position Themselves for the Future  It's not an easy game to play, relying on politicians to justify an investment. After all, it's not exactly as if politicians are world renowned for being the most trustworthy folks on the planet. And that goes double for following through on…

Does Zuckerberg's American Tour Endanger the FB Stock Price? Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg has been touring America’s 50 states. He is trying to understand how ordinary Americans live and work. Or so he says. His critics believe he has another mission: The White House. Zuckerberg’s detractors…

Investing in a New Wave of "4IR" Technologies Technology stocks have delivered stupendous returns in the first half of the year. Analysts are now making some bold tech stock predictions for 2017. But in just seven months, we'll bid adieu to 2017. Opportunities like these rarely knock on the door…

More Data, More Problems Cybersecurity stocks have historically underperformed, because people believed ransomware hacking would never affect them. It only happened to other people, hence spending money on cybersecurity was considered an unaffordable luxury. I think the "WannaCry" ransomware hack in 2017 may have changed that mentality, however... For…

Three Best Tech Stocks That Could Split in 2017 Technology stocks are on a tear in 2017. Naturally, investors are scrambling to get their hands on the best ones. But I'd understand if you're part of a certain segment of the investor community that's feeling left out. For…

How to Invest in Marijuana Stocks The stock market is always looking for "the next big thing." Analysts and investors are constantly trying to find the next emerging piece of tech, commodity, or even company. And one of the most intriguing sectors around can be found in marijuana…

Peter Lynch and Small Cap Stocks  To be the best, you have to learn from the best—or so the saying goes. Apply that to the stock market and it makes sense why people love to follow billionaire ace investors like Mark Cuban or Warren Buffett. Peter Lynch is…

Snap Stock Isn’t Really a Threat to FB Stock For more than two years, people have been telling me that Snap Inc (NYSE:SNAP) will topple the king of social media, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB). During the Snapchat IPO, I wrote that this was ridiculous. Now that the Snap earnings are out, I…

Lithium Penny Stocks to Watch Is it time to forget the gold rush and instead go prospecting for lithium mines? A lot of analysts would like you to think so. After all, the industry as a whole is growing, demand is rising, and the applications of lithium are…

Marijuana Stocks Crash Marijuana stocks are some of the hottest tickers available right now on the market (and no, that was not a pun). The industry is rising rapidly, and with legalization continuing at a steady—if at times slow—rate, there's a lot of interest in weed stocks. But…

Three Great Lessons from Peter Thiel's Portfolio Rookie investors have traditionally looked up to veterans for investment advice. But where do they go when the veterans get it wrong? (I’m looking at you Mr. Buffett!) Well, I say, forget the Buffetts and Mungers of the past. Instead, look at…

What Is Considered a Micro-Cap Stock? Those of you that discovered this article by Googling “microcap stocks 2017” may have been searching for penny stocks. You're not alone. Many investors assume that our micro-cap stocks list will be crowded with $2.00 investments, but they will inevitably be disappointed.…

Hunting for the Best Marijuana Stocks in 2017 One shot, one kill. Some luck, some skill. If you’re a Call of Duty fan like me, you’ll get the reference. In this game of wits, one accurate headshot will boost your stats. Investing is no different. Hit a bullseye on one…