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Don’t Judge a Book Solely by its Cover

By: Jared LevyApril 13, 2012 GOOG | PANL | QCOM | AAPL | GLW | TXN In all probability, at least one of your parents offered this idiom during your formative years.   What’s most interesting about the metaphor is that most of us still don’t always listen.  When you think about it, the reason most…

Apple – Momentum

Apple Inc (AAPL) When Apple hit the Zacks Rank 1 buy list, I couldn’t wait for the opportunity (pullback) to bring it to all you momentum readers. While you may think you know everything about Apple, there are some nuances about the product cycle and the expectations for the company that make it unique.  It’s…

Social Media Distortion

  Special Report- I remember it like it was yesterday, September, 1998 just after my birthday and the dot-com bubble was in full inflation mode.  Stocks were going public left and right. Many of them had never made a penny of profit and yet drew millions from investors.  Bubbles were nothing new to the markets,…

AAPL: Buy Ahead of Tuesday’s Announcement?

  Published on Monday, 03 October 2011 15:54 Written by Jared Levy, Editor, Options Strategies Weekly I’m not here to tell you whether Apple is a good or bad company. That’s not going to make you money. As a trader, it’s my job to figure out how the masses will act when there is an…

AMZN: Tablet Market Wars Are Heating Up

Written by Jared A Levy, Editor, Options Strategies Weekly I remember my father telling me over and over when I was a kid, “Don’t be a copycat!” He told me to create and innovate, to be an individual and a leader. Copying from your classmates in school was grounds for expulsion. But in the world…

The Most Unpredictable Market Event

  Written by Jared Levy, Editor, Option Strategies Weekly Friday, 16 September 2011 09:05 The Black Swan Theory describes unpredictable events of extraordinary magnitude. The meltdown of 2008/2009 would be a perfect example of a major Black Swan event. This theory, developed by Nassim Nicolas Taleb, describes a Black Swan event as one of three…

Insider’s View: The Future of Apple

Jared Levy, Editor, Option Strategies Weekly Friday, 26 August 2011 Wednesday evening, I was going over my trades, getting prepared for the days ahead. I use one of the best news services out there. It gives me headlines the second they are released around the world… Up on the screen popped one of the few…

World Debut: The Microsoft of the New Millennium

Written by Jared Levy, Editor, Option Strategies Weekly Tuesday, 16 August 2011 08:52 Yesterday was an epic, game-changing day for Google (GOOG:NASDAQ). It alters the landscape in the smartphone industry. In one expensive move, Google made its first foray into proprietary hardware territory. The move was another kick in the head for top competitor Research…

How to Make Money in This Mess

How to Make Money in This Mess Written by Jared Levy, Editor, Option Strategies Weekly Tuesday, 09 August 2011 09:10 Investors are scrambling to figure out which way is up and what the market’s next move will be. The one thing that we can bet on in the near term is more volatility. Savvy investors…

Bear Market: The Strategy to Avoid the Pain

Jared Levy, Editor, Option Strategies Weekly Friday, 05 August 2011   I often say the stock market is always looking three to six months ahead with tunnel vision. But from time to time, the market stops to take a look around. When the blinders were removed last week, the market realized it was no longer…