Recent Winners


+180%
PLX
Alert Price: $0.36
High Price: $1.01
Results: 180% in 40 Days
+157%
OREX
Alert Price: $1.81
High Price: $4.65
Results: 157% in 36 Days
+91%
GBT
Alert Price: $15.85
High Price: $30
Results: 91% in 41 Days
+87%
ARIA
Alert Price: $12.72
High Price: $23.75
Results: 87% in 20 Days
+58%
XGTI
Alert Price: $1.47
High Price: $2.32
Results: 58% in 29 Days
+55%
EXAS
Alert Price: $15.10
High Price: $23.40
Results: 55% in 37 Days
+38%
EDIT
Alert Price: $18.24
High Price: $25.09
Results: 38% in 55 Days
+36%
CYNO
Alert Price: $48.25
High Price: $65.90
Results: 36% in 28 Days
+32%
EBS
Alert Price: $27.22
High Price: $35.88
Results: 32% in 6 Days
+27%
ICHR
Alert Price: $13.40
High Price: $17.04
Results: 27% in 22 Days
+23%
CNAT
Alert Price: $4.43
High Price: $5.45
Results: 23% in 3 Days
+23%
PEIX
Alert Price: $8.30
High Price: $10.25
Results: 23% in 12 Days
+21%
KATE
Alert Price: $15.40
High Price: $18.67
Results: 21% in 11 Days
+20%
REPH
Alert Price: $6.89
High Price: $8.25
Results: 20% in 11 Days
+20%
SN
Alert Price: $11.24
High Price: $13.46
Results: 20% in 15 Days
+16%
CX
Alert Price: $7.97
High Price: $9.30
Results: 16% in 10 Days
+16%
ACAD
Alert Price: $32.03
High Price: $37.09
Results: 16% in 26 Days
+15%
PVG
Alert Price: $7.17
High Price: $8.24
Results: 15% in 6 Days
+12%
OCLR
Alert Price: $8.49
High Price: $9.55
Results: 12% in 7 Days
+12%
ACET
Alert Price: $19.50
High Price: $21.93
Results: 12% in 26 Days
+12%
COW
Alert Price: $20.00
High Price: $22.42
Results: 12% in 26 Days
+11%
PLKI
Alert Price: $70.82
High Price: $79
Results: 11% in 5 Days
+10%
HWKN
Alert Price: $48.15
High Price: $52.90
Results: 10% in 14 Days
+9%
LLY
Alert Price: $67.61
High Price: $73.56
Results: 9% in 12 Days

Past results are not indicative of future profits. This table is accurate, though not every trade is represented.

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EPAM Systems Lands Giant UBS Multi-year Agreement Valued At Over $300 Million

January 17, 2017: UBS signs multi-year agreement valued at over $300 million with EPAM. UBS AG, the world’s largest wealth manager, has signed a multi-year strategic framework agreement. For the past nine years, UBS and EPAM have collaborated to stay at the forefront of technology, positioning UBS as a global leader in innovative financial products (Read More….)

Keefe Bruyette Initiates First Internet Bancorp with Outperform, Price Target $36

January 9, 2017: Keefe Bruyette initiates coverage of First Internet Bancorp with an Outperform rating and a price target of $36.

First Internet Bancorp Stock Chart

The Finviz screener settings used to find First Internet Bancorp are: Sector Financial, P/E Low (<15), Forward P/E Low (<15), EPS growth this year 100% – 105%, Sales (Read More….)

Banco Macro and Swing Trading Argentina Banks

January 3, 2017: Detected trend of swing traders playing Argentina banks. Banco Macro is one such swing trade. Banco Macro has a P/E of 9.56, and a forward P/E of 8.68.

Banco Macro Stock Chart

Banco Macro S.A. provides various banking products and services to individuals, entrepreneurs, and corporate customers in Argentina.

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BBVA Banco Frances Bottom Feeder Value Play

January 2, 2017: BBVA Banco Frances appears to have bottomed. The stock trades at a P/E of 11.6, a forward P/E of 9.5, and a PEG of 0.44.

BBVA Banco Frances Stock Chart

BBVA Banco Frances S.A., together with its subsidiaries, provides various financial services to corporations, medium and small companies, and individual customers (Read More….)

First NBC Bank Rumors In Talks With Potential Buyers

December 14, 2016: Hearing rumors that First NBC Bank is in discussions with potential buyers but I can’t find the source of the rumor.

December 14, 2016: FBR Capital cuts First NBC Bank to Underperform from Market Perform, and sets a price target of $5.

November 29, 2016: The Clinton Group issues letter to the (Read More….)

Heavy Insider Buying on Franklin Financial Network

Franklin Financial Network provides various banking and related financial services to small businesses, corporate entities, local governments, and individuals.

Franklin Financial Stock Chart

Chart Comments: Testing previous resistance at around $38. Inverted hammer with long upper shadow is bearish and may indicate a pullback is coming. Wait for close above $38 before long entry. (Read More….)

Don’t Double Down On Wrong Prediction, Just Move On

Whether we are talking about individual stocks, the stock market, or the economy, when you’re wrong just admit it and then move on. The goal is to make money, not to be right 100% of the time so you can stroke your ego.

AM TV and Peter Schiff predicted that the Federal Reserve could not (Read More….)

Stock Market Forecast For Week of October 17 2016

For the week, the S&P 500 lost -1%, the DJIA fell -0.6%, and the Nasdaq dropped -1.5%. Last week, preannouncements from Honeywell, Dover, Ericsson, and Fortinet scared traders, along with a disappointing Q3 report from Alcoa. HP announced a cut of 3,000 to 4,000 jobs across all divisions because of challenging market conditions.

Friday’s solid (Read More….)

Foreign Central Banks Dumping US Debt

Foreign countries are dumping US debt at an alarming pace. Foreigners dumped $54.2 billion in US Treasury bonds in just the last four weeks.

Since the start of 2016, foreign countries have sold more than $177.7 billion in US Treasury bonds, bringing the total to $2.827 trillion, the lowest amount of Treasuries held by (Read More….)

Fed Puts Markets On Notice For Rate Hike

Fed’s Eric Rosengren was clear in his speech early Friday that rates need to be raised. Mr. Rosengren said that if we don’t raise rates soon, we could crash the economy. Mr. Rosengren said, “A failure to continue on the path of gradual removal of accommodation could shorten, rather than lengthen, the duration of this (Read More….)

That Is Not a Good Thing: US Unemployment Rate Falling

The main rug on which perma-bulls stand is the falling unemployment rate in the U.S. A falling unemployment rate seems like a good thing for markets but is it?

Japan Unemployment Rate

We all know that Japan’s economy has been in trouble for decades as its central bank scrambles to prop up the economy. The (Read More….)

Housing Bubble Fueled By Institutional Investors On Wall Street

It is not just zero-down mortgages that are fueling the housing bubble that I wrote about here. Institutional investors continue to buy billions of dollars worth of houses across the country. House prices have risen sharply in most parts of the country, but institutional investors like Blackstone keep on buying.

US homeownership has dropped to (Read More….)

Tick Tock: EU Banking System a Ticking Time Bomb

The mainstream financial media first reported that Brexit was not going to happen. After Brexit had happened, the mainstream media said that the people of the UK didn’t know what they were doing and were experiencing remorse.

When the market dropped after the Brexit vote, the mainstream media was all about doom and gloom regarding (Read More….)

HSBC Front-Runs Sterling Order According to FBI

Mark Johnson was arrested by the FBI for front-running a $3.4 billion order for the British Sterling. Mark Johnson is HSBC’s global head of foreign exchange cash trading.

The FBI alleges Mark Johnson and others made millions in profits from the trade.

The FBI has been watching HSBC closely for years. Bloomberg writes…

“…senior manager (Read More….)

Fitch Warns China Of Liquidity Shocks Coming To Its Banks

Fitch warned that “recent measures by China policymakers to reduce debt-servicing costs are only fueling the ongoing credit boom.” The Fitch warning goes on to say that “risks of asset quality and liquidity shocks to the banking system will continue to grow the longer that total leverage grows.”

Fitch estimates that “total social financing (FATSF) (Read More….)

Black Lives Matter Horror Coming To A City Near You

A Black Lives Matter protest is coming to a city near you. You should be afraid.

Civil unrest is on the rise in America. In Dallas, Texas last week, African-American snipers killed five Caucasian police officers protecting protesters at a Black Lives Matter rally.

The African-American gunmen were angry with how many Caucasian cops kill (Read More….)

Banks: Next Week Earnings Could Be Bad, Real Bad

As earnings season kicks off, banks are set to report next week for the quarter ending June 30, 2016. Banks revenue has been falling for years as I wrote about here.

We know that Brexit made the situation worse for banks, but that will not factor in until next quarter.

Below is an interactive chart (Read More….)

Japan Bond Yields All Going Negative

Japan’s bond yields are all going negative. Reports are that the 20-year bond yield briefly fell below zero today in some markets. The bid chart I was able to retrieve shows 20-year bond yields just above zero at 0.017%.

The number of Japanese bonds with a negative yield are astounding. Anything below the 20-year (Read More….)

Traders Back Trump, Bankers Back Clinton

The latest campaign donations show that while more bankers are backing Hillary Clinton, smaller traders are supporting Trump.

The Trump campaign has raised $65.3 million of which 73% came from individuals.

The Clinton campaign has raised $313.9 million of which only 22% came from individuals.

[graphiq id=”csighUXFFwp” title=”2016 Presidential Candidate Small Donors” width=”460″ height=”600″ url=”https://w.graphiq.com/w/csighUXFFwp” (Read More….)

Is a July 2016 Stock Market Crash Coming?

A stock market crash in July could be coming straight at us. The Federal Reserve illusion of an improving US economy came to an end with June’s Employment Situation report. Economists thought the US economy created 160,000 jobs in May. The actual number was a shocking 38,000.

As the chart of non-farm payrolls (Read More….)

Brexit Terror Collapses Italian Banking System

Brexit has crashed the Italian banking system. Italian banks crashed -22% on Friday, and then fell another -9% on Monday. The -31% plunge has pushed Italian banks down to the lowest level since the Eurozone crisis.

Italy is the first casualty of the Brexit shock waves reverberating around the world.

Italian banks were (Read More….)

Fed Horror: This Is What Will Cause Stock Market Crash

The significant negative impact on US markets from Brexit is the rising US dollar. It is the rising dollar which will ultimately cause a stock market crash. Traders from around the world are selling out of the British Pound and the Euro, and buying safer US dollars.

The rising US dollar is harmful to (Read More….)

Motor Vehicle Sales Go Negative First Time Since September 2007

The motor vehicles and parts component of the Industrial Production report has gone negative for the first time since September 2007, right before the start of the Great Recession.

The mainstream financial media is strangely quiet about the chart above.

The economic slowdown is clearly turning into something much more serious: an outright recession. (Read More….)