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Zacks – Does Goldilocks BLS Increase Chance of QE Tapering?

REAL TIME INSIGHT SPX DIA SPY Traders got what seemed like the perfect set of numbers today. The Bureau of Labor Statistics said that the U.S. created 175,000 jobs in May, just slightly better than the 168,000 that many economists were expecting. Despite the weakness in ADP and other economic readings, the beat was another sign that…

Bear of the Day: Cirrus Logic (CRUS)

QCOM OVTI CRUS AAPL You’ll often hear about “derivative” trades or alternative ways that traders are taking advantage of a hot sector or new technology without investing directly in the business itself, which might be overbought or played out. Investors will sometimes look to related companies that have yet to be recognized by the masses or have not…

REAL TIME INSIGHT – Google Overtakes Apple?

GOOG AAPL Keeping it light on Friday, I wanted to get all of your input regarding two of the perhaps the most popular companies trading today. I have been a fan of Google for a very long time and use just about every opportunity I can to reiterate my love for Google (HERE’s an old clip from…

REAL TIME INSIGHT – BLS Pleasantly Surprises, What is Next?

The unemployment rate ticked down to 7.5%, the lowest it’s been since December 2008. This was made possible by 165,000 jobs created in April, according to the Labor Department. Estimates in the beginning of the week were for 155,000 jobs, but expectations came down throughout the week after the big disappointment in the ADP reading…