Value In Legacy Tech: 3 Stocks To Watch

Big Tech has undoubtedly been the driver of 2020’s astonishing rally from its March lows, but their remains some legacy tech giants that have seemingly fallen behind the innovative-curve. At the turn of the century, Cisco (CSCO), Intel (INTC), Microsoft (MSFT), and IBM (IBM) were the hottest tech stocks on the scene. All but the successfully adapted MSFT are looking at their peak performance in the rearview mirror. The unprecedented pandemic has not been kind to many legacy names.  As investors, we need to decide whether these 3 legacy stocks will fade into the abyss or rise from the ashes[…]

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Coke Vs. Pepsi: Has COVID Changed The Odds?

The more than century-long war between PepsiCo (PEP) and Coca-Cola (KO) has grown more significant than just a soda duopoly. These two began battling for the nascent carbonated drink market at the turn of the 20th century, and today the two soda giants are the largest beverage enterprises in the world (by market capitalization). A valuation divergence that had been wedged between this duopoly is now beginning to reverse. KO has held the market value lead for decades, but PEP is slowly but surely usurping the soda king. This trend has been taking shape for the past decade, only to[…]

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Should I Buy Palantir Stock?

Hey everybody, Dave Bartosiak here with Trending Stocks. Big data is a big deal. Nowadays, everything we do is tracked, stored, analyzed and used to make decisions. The most infamous examples of this are tech giants Facebook (FB) and Google (GOOG). Well, a new big data, big brother, big paranoia for the tin hat wearing crowd has entered the fray. It’s recent IPO Palantir (PLTR). How many companies out there do you know that have received financial backing from the CIA? Shhhh, don’t answer that question. They can hear you. Cofounded by Peter Thiel of PayPal fame, Palantir was one[…]

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KNKX, Cliff Mass, & The Undermining Of American Democracy

KNKX, Cliff Mass, & The Undermining Of American Democracy Tyler Durden Fri, 10/02/2020 – 23:00 Authored by Cliff Mass, Our democracy is threatened. It is threatened by rioters using violence as a political tool, by individuals intimidating politicians through aggressive home visits, by Presidential debates where name calling and incivility rule, by the loss of a sense of physical safety that is a necessity for a civil society, by destructive hyper-partisanship, and by the suppression of freedom of speech and diversity of viewpoints. There are few better examples of the suppression of freedom of speech and viewpoint diversity than the recent[…]

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Biden – A Catalyst To Accelerate US Decline?

Biden – A Catalyst To Accelerate US Decline? Tyler Durden Fri, 10/02/2020 – 22:20 Authored by Egon von Greyerz via GoldSwitzerland.com, The Chinese understand the long game and they have infinite patience. They have always known that they never needed to attack the US, financially or militarily. Because China has invariably understood that the US would self-destruct. POLITICS AND PRINCES DON’T MIX The Duchess of Sussex who has dragged her poor husband, Prince Harry, into the US election has declared that this will be the most important election in history. She will most probably be right but for the wrong[…]

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GM Deliveries Plunge 10% Year Over Year In Q3

GM Deliveries Plunge 10% Year Over Year In Q3 Tyler Durden Fri, 10/02/2020 – 22:00 In numbers that are massive for the auto industry, where comps are generally measured in basis points, General Motors saw a 10% plunge in deliveries for Q3 2020.  The company delivered 665,192 vehicles during the quarter, despite sales improving sequentially during each month within the quarter. September foreshadowed slightly less pain for Q4, with YOY sales increases toward the end of the month, the company said while doing damage control in its PR.   Kurt McNeil, GM vice president, U.S. Sales Operations said: “Our dealers are doing[…]

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QuantumScape & The Wonderful World of EV Opportunity

The world is becoming enthralled by the impending automotive takeover by exploding electric vehicle (EV) giants like Tesla (TSLA), Nio (NIO), and Nikola (NKLA), with their public shares illustrating enormous outsized returns in 2020. In the wake of the highest-profile pandemic in recent history, the EV market has never been more electrified than it is today. I discuss the EV market’s potential in more detail in my latest piece: The EV Revolution Spells Opportunity. There is an enormous amount of optimism in this space, and retail investors have been aggressively buying into EV stocks with seemingly no regard for valuation. At[…]

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12 Smart Money Moves to Make in October

Where are you going with your money? Whatever your goal, you’ll need a plan to get there. “A goal without a plan is just a wish,” Antoine de Saint-Exupery, the French pilot best known as the author of “The Little Prince,” is credited with saying. October is National Financial Planning Month, a good time to give your plan an annual checkup or to get going on a plan if you have none. Powered by WPeMatico Please follow and like us:

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Kremlin Alleges Navalny Is “Working With CIA” After Bombshell Charge: ‘Putin Poisoned Me!’

Kremlin Alleges Navalny Is “Working With CIA” After Bombshell Charge: ‘Putin Poisoned Me!’ Tyler Durden Thu, 10/01/2020 – 12:00 The controversy and mystery surrounding the alleged poisoning of Russian activist and opposition figure Alexey Navalny just escalated dramatically upon the first published full media interview with Navalny, who after recovering in a German hospital was recently released. The bombshell interview with German newsmagazine Der Spiegel hit the web Thursday. Navalny alleged directly that Putin was behind the poisoning, saying he had “no other explanation for what happened.”  “Putin is behind the crime,” Navalny said in the newly published interview. “I have no other versions of the[…]

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NY Suffers Most New COVID-19 Cases Since May As Virus Spreading In 20 ‘Hot Spots’: Live Updates

NY Suffers Most New COVID-19 Cases Since May As Virus Spreading In 20 ‘Hot Spots’: Live Updates Tyler Durden Thu, 10/01/2020 – 11:50 Summary: NY sees most new cases since May UK official warns country at “tipping point” as cases, deaths slow DoD Maryland reports no deaths for first time since March 27 of 50 US states saw outbreak accelerate last month UK outbreak at “tipping point”, official warns More Titans players test positive CDC extends ‘no sail’ order until end of Oct. amid controversy WHO begs for more money for global vaccine effort New restrictions imposed in Spain, UK[…]

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