Jim Cramer’s ‘Mad Money’ Recap: This Stock Market Is No Bargain

Jim Cramer’s ‘Mad Money’ Recap: This Stock Market Is No BargainByScott RuttFollow|08/06/15 – 08:12 PM EDTSearch Jim Cramer’s “Mad Money” trading recommendations using our exclusive “Mad Money” Stock Screener.NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Not every falling stock is a bargain, Jim Cramer warned his Mad Money viewers Thursday. Some are falling knives that will only lead to bright red losses.Cramer explained […]

Stock Market Crashed Yesterday with Huge Sell-Off of Media Stock …

Stock Market Crashed Yesterday with Huge Sell-Off of Media Stock: The Reality, Traditional Media is Dead!
— August 7, 2015With all due respect to Mark Twain, it appears that recent reports of traditional media’s death have in fact not been “greatly exaggerated.” If anything, they were understated. Yesterday, investors dumped their media stocks, confirming what we’ve known for some time: the […]


First, the scoreboard:Dow: 17,419.75, -120.72, (-0.69%)
S&P 500: 2,083.56, -16.28, (-0.78%)
Nasdaq: 5,056.44, -83.50, (-1.62%)
And now, the top stories on Thursday:Media stocks plunged. Viacom shares dived more than 21% after the company reported lower-than-expected ad revenues from its cable business. The stocks were shaken up by concerns about the cable industry amid the rise of pay TV. Comcast, Time Warner, and 21st Century Fox also declined […]

Business live: Yanis Varoufakis defends secret plan B; Chinese …

Yanis Varoufakis has just released a statement defending his work creating a parallel payment system during his time as finance minister.The statement, from “the Office of Yanis Varoufakis”, insists that he was fully authorised to carry out the work.It also criticises the media for their “far-fetched” articles, and denies the claim that he ever planned to hijack all taxpayers tax […]

The truth about future stock returns? You can't handle … – MarketWatch

Legendary investor Howard Marks likes to quote Albert Einstein: “I never think about the future — it comes soon enough.”But as Marks writes in his recent memo to clients of Oaktree Capital Management: “We can’t take that approach as investors, however. We have to think about the future. We just shouldn’t accord too much significance to our opinions.”Yet the pressure […]

U.S. Stock Market Crashes and Their Aftermath: Implications for …

Click here to get the RSS Feed! U.S. Stock Market Crashes and Their Aftermath: Implications for Monetary Policyby Guest Author – May 29th, 2015, 5:00amTweet ThisEmail This PostPrint This PostCategory: Think Tank← The Dramatic Rise of Life Expectancy Around the World
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Hidden gems in this market cycle’s leading theme

Philosophical Economics wrote a terrific post yesterday about how the “Winner take all” economy is affecting companies and the competitive environment. He observed that net margins have been elevated in the last few years. Generally, when margins are high, an industry attracts new entrants who come in and eventually drive down margins. One explanation advanced is that in a “winner […]

Biotech sticks it to stocks –

“That’s a high-profile move. That could make people concerned,” said Steve Massocca of Wedbush Securities. “It’s not exactly the cheapest group around. It’s got an elevated valuation here. It does nothing but go up. It doesn’t take much to create a wobble.””It doesn’t appear to be hurting other speculative areas. The social media index is up three-quarters of a percent,” […]

UK Stock Market Ready To Reverse? :: The Market Oracle …

UK Stock Market Ready To Reverse?Stock-Markets / UK Stock MarketApr 19, 2015 – 09:42 PM GMTBy: Richard_CoxOver the trading sessions seen last week, UK markets have posted some declines that have caused concern for many investors that are long equities. So the next question to ask is whether or not this is a true bearish reversal of the longer term […]

Frontrunning: April 17

Fed Shies Away From June Rate Hike (Hilsenrath)
Europe Stocks Fall Most in Three Weeks Amid Greece as Banks Drop (BBG)
China Futures Tumble on Trust Curbs, Expansion of Short Selling (BBG)
Oil slips below $64 as ample supplies weigh (Reuters)
Fed officials lean all ways on rate hikes, data in focus (Reuters)
Eurozone deflation eases in March (FT)
U.K. Jobless Claims Hit 40-Year Low as […]