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Cybersecurity in 2017 Tech investors tend to be optimistic (and sometimes naive) about the world. They see sunshine and rainbows in dark and dangerous places, which is both their greatest strength and their greatest weakness. Positivity is an essential ingredient for building the future, but it can also…

Are Tech Sector ETFs a Good Bet? Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are a tech investor’s best friend. Rather than putting your money in a single stock, you can use tech sector ETFs to bet on an entire industry, technology, or innovation. In other words, the top tech ETFs of…

Should You Buy Top Marijuana Stocks? When Colorado legalized recreational marijuana on January 1, 2014, the wheels of capitalism sprang into motion. Marijuana stocks were born. Investors who feel uncomfortable with “sin stocks” such as gambling, tobacco, alcohol, and pornography ,may want to steer clear of these investments.…

Should You Invest in Top Ecommerce Companies? Dear reader, it’s important to remember that the stock market isn’t a solid thing. It is made up of different sectors, some of which are more promising than others. For instance, online retail stocks are on the verge of exploding, meaning…

George Soros Stocks George Soros is in the limelight to begin 2017 and it has little do with George Soros's net worth of $24.9 billion, or his ranking on the Forbes list. The media is having a frenzy with the $1.0 billion in losses that were incurred in the…

These 3 Stocks Are Likely to Benefit Under Donald Trump  As the U.S. presidential Inauguration Day comes closer, investors are busy considering stocks that could get them handsome returns under the Donald Trump administration. At this point, one of the most important factors in determining the future performance…

Should I Buy IoT Stocks in 2017? Tech investors, creators, and consumers of all stripes gather in Las Vegas every year to walk the halls of the Consumer Electronics Show, more commonly known as CES. Everyone in attendance is hunting for the next big innovation, but this year…

Biotech Industry: Not a Trump Stock  President-elect Donald Trump had some harsh words for the biotech industry at his first press conference since his election, affecting both health and biotech shares. This will undoubtedly sour Trump biotech relations, as well as clearly define the industry as being a…

Solar Energy Is on the Rise Both Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ:CSIQ) and SunPower Corporation (NASDAQ:SPWR) were up big by Wednesday afternoon trading, which marks a strong showing in the early stages of 2017 for solar energy. CSIQ stock was up 3.8% and SPWR stock was up nearly seven percent as the solar…

Big Stocks 2017 With 2016 now firmly in the rearview mirror, 2017 promises to be an exciting year for investors. Between a new administration taking power in the White House in January with a proven track record of being able to sway the market with nothing but a…

Top Biotech Companies to Watch in 2017 Now that we are in 2017, many investors are on the hunt for undervalued biotech stocks that could make them a fortune. I can hardly blame them, since biotech companies offer some of the most exciting growth opportunities around, bar none. But…

The Gigafactory Is Online and Boosts Tesla Stock  Wednesday marked a huge achievement in the Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) plan for turning the world onto green energy, as the company has officially begun production at its "Gigafactory," coinciding with an over-four-percent uptick in Tesla stock on that day. The Gigafactory,…

Growing Marijuana Stocks Face Another Hurdle The use of pesticides on certain medicinal marijuana lots caused Organigram Holdings Inc (CVE:OGI) to voluntarily recall some of its products, forcing a five-percent dip in OGI stock on Tuesday. But with 2017 set to herald a new age for marijuana stocks as Canada…

Tesla Stock Hurt After Missing Delivery Estimates Tesla stock dropped nearly two percent in after-hours trading after Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) announced that it had failed to meet its fourth-quarter and full-year delivery estimates. Tesla stock took the hit as the company finished the year with 76,230 cars…

Good News for the Elon Musk SpaceX Team For the first time in almost four months, the Elon Musk SpaceX team has a launch on its books. The "Falcon 9" rocket is set to take flight on January 8, marking the first SpaceX launch in 2017 and, more importantly,…

General Motors Stock in Trump's Crosshairs General Motors Company (NYSE:GM) stock is in the news again after another tweet from President-elect Donald Trump. Trump resorted to his favorite medium—"Twitter" (owned by Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR))—to criticize GM. Trump posted the following tweet on Tuesday, saying that GM is making "Chevy Cruze"…

What's Boosting BlackBerry Stock? It's been a while, but BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) now has cause for celebration. BlackBerry stock was up over 2.5% on Tuesday after reporting a stronger-than-expected third quarter. BBRY stock posted adjusted earnings of $0.01 per share for Q3, which beat out the $0.02 per…

Is DRYS Stock Back?  It wasn't so long ago that DryShips Inc. (NASDAQ:DRYS) was having an over-200% climb in one day. A short month after that, DRYS stock was peaking near the $100.00 mark, up from single digits, only to be brought right back down to earth again…

Marijuana Stocks Depend on Donald Trump Have you ever wondered why marijuana stocks became so popular in the last three years? Most people think it is because states like Colorado and Washington legalized cannabis, and they are partly correct. The flurry of state-wide referendums brought marijuana stocks to…

More Downside for Canopy Growth and Marijuana Stocks?  Canopy Growth Corp (TSE:CGC) continues its volatile streak by dropping 11% after registering large gains (along with many other marijuana stocks) a week ago. Canopy growth has had a wild ride recently. It rose by nearly 20% on November 14 alone, followed by…