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Weight Watchers International (WTW) has been on a tear this year. Thru yesterday’s close of $43.13, it is up 277% from the 2016 close of $11.45. There has been tremendous volatility in this stock over the years. In 2015 it crashed below the financial crisis low, finally bottoming with a weekly close of $3.97. Continue reading
The stock market blasted off last Monday after Hurricane Irma turned out to be a little less damaging than expected and North Korea did not launch their missiles of September program, over the weekend. The rally continued a little less robustly into quad witching day on Friday.
The stock market was up on Friday even after North Korea launched another missile over Japan, around 5pm CT on Thursday. This was the second time in less than a month that North Korea launched a missile over Japan. I’m sure the folks in Japan love hearing the sirens go off and worrying about a nuclear bomb dropping on their heads. Continue reading
The biotech exploded to the upside this week with the Nasdaq Biotech ETF (IBB) up 8% at the close. In the video below I review IBB as well as its three top holdings: Gilead Sciences (GILD), Biogen (BIIB) and Celgene (CELG). Continue reading
Macau is a huge driver for three big U.S. casino stocks. I’ve read that the gambling revenue from Macau is three times that of Las Vegas. It is a huge market. Macau sits on the southern edge of China, just across the bay from Hong Kong.
In this video I check in on Las Vegas Sands (LVS), MGM Resorts International (MGM) and Wynn Resorts (WYNN). Continue reading