Investing, Stocks | June 15

Investors have been betting on energy stocks since early this year, given the rapid rise in economic and industrial activities with the progress made in controlling the COVID-19 pandemic. This is evidenced by the S&P Oil & Gas Exploration & Production

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Investing, Stocks, Trading | June 14

With the COVID-19 vaccine drive picking up speed, there is a widespread expectation that Canada will relax travel restrictions for full-vaccinated people from July 2021. In the wake of businesses reopening, the number of flights and passengers might also spike to

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Investing, Stocks | June 11

Last year was probably the toughest in recent history on airline stocks. Stay-at-home orders in many parts of the world, combined with a moribund economy and people’s fear of being infected with COVID-19, reduced air passenger traffic by as much as

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Investing, Stocks | June 11

Technology as a sector still looks like a buy after a recent rebound, but one chip stock stands out in particular.While the iShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF SOXX, +1.15% and Nvidia Corp. NVDA, +0.38% have recovered from their May swoons, Advanced Micro

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Investing, Stocks | June 10

GameStop (NYSE:GME) is up 85% over the past month through June 8. GME stock now has a market capitalization of $21 billion. It is unquestionably the King or Queen of Reddit stocks.If you’re thinking about buying GME around $300, I implore

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Investing, Stocks | June 9

As shares of AMC Entertainment and other so-called meme stocks recoup losses Monday, billionaire Thomas Peterffy, the founder and chair of Interactive Brokers, cautioned investors against shorting the crop of volatile stocks, saying prices could continue to hit meteoric highs for

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Investing, Stocks | June 7

The rising demand for semiconductor chips from several industries, such as electric vehicles (EVs) and consumer electronics, has since last year created a huge imbalance between supply and demand. The resulting increase in prices has been beneficial to the semiconductor industry.

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Investing | May 6

Online brokerage Robinhood lashed back at Berkshire Hathaway billionaires Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger Monday morning for claiming the online brokerage takes advantage of new investors’ “gambling instincts,” claiming the legendary investors are “driving a deep wedge between the haves and

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Investing | May 4

And so we have reached the month of May, when the most annoying of all stock market clichés says that we have to sell and go away. Valuations have suggested that this might be a good idea for a while. But

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Investing | April 23

Interested in stocks, but don’t know what to buy? Passive investing via index funds may be right for you. The rationale behind it? It’s hard to beat the market. So, the next best thing is to buy the market via the

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