Daily Gains Letter » Mitchell Clark https://www.dailygainsletter.com Mon, 11 May 2015 09:31:29 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.1.11 Why This Lofty Stock Market Requires an Abundance of Caution https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/why-this-lofty-stock-market-requires-an-abundance-of-caution/815/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/why-this-lofty-stock-market-requires-an-abundance-of-caution/815/#comments Tue, 07 May 2013 12:15:15 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Stock Market]]> <![CDATA[corporate earnings]]> <![CDATA[corporations]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[institutional investors]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> <![CDATA[U.S. economy]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=815 <![CDATA[

Why This Lofty Stock Market Requires an Abundance of CautionEven with some better economic news, it’s very important that investors not lose sight of the fact that the stock market is due for a massive correction.

The run-up since the beginning of the year is pronounced, but the stock ... Read More

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How Barbecue Charcoal Reveals the Truth About the U.S. Economy https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/how-barbecue-charcoal-reveals-the-truth-about-the-u-s-economy/802/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/how-barbecue-charcoal-reveals-the-truth-about-the-u-s-economy/802/#comments Mon, 06 May 2013 12:45:49 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Stock Market]]> <![CDATA[corporations]]> <![CDATA[dividend yield]]> <![CDATA[dividends]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[economic growth]]> <![CDATA[economic recovery]]> <![CDATA[institutional investors]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> <![CDATA[U.S. economy]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=802 <![CDATA[

Barbecue Charcoal Reveals the TruthIn a rare miss for a consumer products business, The Clorox Company (NYSE/CLX) disappointed the stock market by reporting very flat first-quarter numbers.

It’s more evidence that real economic growth continues to be elusive.

The Clorox Company is a really ... Read More

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Why Corporations Are Ducking New Investment in the U.S. Economy https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/why-corporations-are-ducking-new-investment-in-the-u-s-economy/786/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/why-corporations-are-ducking-new-investment-in-the-u-s-economy/786/#comments Fri, 03 May 2013 13:30:26 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Stock Market]]> <![CDATA[corporations]]> <![CDATA[dividends]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> <![CDATA[U.S. economy]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=786 <![CDATA[

New Investment in the US EconomyIf there is good news to be had, it is that corporations are increasing their dividends.

The unprecedented amounts of cash floating through the economic system have fostered an unfortunate environment in which corporations don’t need to make substantial new ... Read More

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The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Jagged U.S. Economy https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly-of-the-jagged-u-s-economy/781/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/the-good-the-bad-and-the-ugly-of-the-jagged-u-s-economy/781/#comments Thu, 02 May 2013 06:15:39 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Stock Market]]> <![CDATA[corporate earnings]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> <![CDATA[U.S. economy]]> <![CDATA[Wall Street]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=781 <![CDATA[

Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the Jagged U.S. EconomyGet ready for a stock market shakedown. It’s coming. It’s overdue.

I’m not as worried about blue chips. It’s the smaller companies that are all over the place, both operationally and on the stock market.

The lack of uniformity in ... Read More

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Three Reasons Why Institutions Are Buying Stocks and Why Investors Need to Be Extremely Cautious https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/three-reasons-why-institutions-are-buying-stocks-and-why-investors-need-to-be-extremely-cautious/765/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/three-reasons-why-institutions-are-buying-stocks-and-why-investors-need-to-be-extremely-cautious/765/#comments Wed, 01 May 2013 06:25:52 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Stock Market]]> <![CDATA[blue chips]]> <![CDATA[corporate earnings]]> <![CDATA[corporations]]> <![CDATA[dividends]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[economic growth]]> <![CDATA[economic news]]> <![CDATA[inflation]]> <![CDATA[institutional investors]]> <![CDATA[interest rates]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> <![CDATA[U.S. economy]]> <![CDATA[Wall Street]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=765 <![CDATA[

Investors Need to Be Extremely CautiousVery soon, the stock market will be overbought. It’s time to be extremely cautious.

Even in the face of mixed earnings and economic news, institutional investors keep buying this market. And while fundamentals don’t particularly support a rising stock market, ... Read More

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Lumber Sales Forecasting Stronger Housing Market? https://www.dailygainsletter.com/real-estate/lumber-sales-forecasting-stronger-housing-market/751/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/real-estate/lumber-sales-forecasting-stronger-housing-market/751/#comments Tue, 30 Apr 2013 12:16:43 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Real Estate]]> <![CDATA[bull market]]> <![CDATA[Dow Jones Industrial Average]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[housing market]]> <![CDATA[retirement]]> <![CDATA[risk]]> <![CDATA[saving]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=751 <![CDATA[

Lumber Sales Forecasting Stronger Housing Market?Reflecting the strength in the U.S. housing market, Weyerhaeuser Company (NYSE/WY) reported very good financial results in its first quarter.

The company’s 2013 first-quarter revenues leapt to $1.95 billion, way up from $1.49 billion in the same quarter last year, ... Read More

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Consumer Staples No Longer a Buy in This Market https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/consumer-staples-no-longer-a-buy-in-this-market/733/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/consumer-staples-no-longer-a-buy-in-this-market/733/#comments Mon, 29 Apr 2013 13:08:17 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Stock Market]]> <![CDATA[dividend yield]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[institutional investors]]> <![CDATA[retirement]]> <![CDATA[saving]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> <![CDATA[Wall Street]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=733 <![CDATA[

Consumer Staples No Longer a Buy in This MarketThe Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE/PG) is likely a company that a lot of people have in their stock market portfolios, whether they’re saving for retirement or are actually in retirement now. It remains a great business with solid potential ... Read More

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Is It Time to Jump On or Fall Off the Stock Market Bandwagon? https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/is-it-time-to-jump-on-or-fall-off-the-stock-market-bandwagon/722/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/is-it-time-to-jump-on-or-fall-off-the-stock-market-bandwagon/722/#comments Fri, 26 Apr 2013 14:35:23 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Stock Market]]> <![CDATA[corporations]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[earnings season]]> <![CDATA[economic news]]> <![CDATA[institutional investors]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=722 <![CDATA[

Is It Time to Jump On or Fall OffIf corporate earnings are coming in as expected and first-quarter revenues are light, the one thing that is very noticeable is the continuing improvement in balance sheets.

Cash and cash equivalents continue to see increases, and shareholders’ equity is going ... Read More

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Why Corporations Aren’t Investing in the Economy—Again https://www.dailygainsletter.com/economy/why-corporations-arent-investing-in-the-economy-again/700/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/economy/why-corporations-arent-investing-in-the-economy-again/700/#comments Thu, 25 Apr 2013 12:55:16 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Economy]]> <![CDATA[corporations]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[earnings season]]> <![CDATA[economic growth]]> <![CDATA[financial crisis]]> <![CDATA[interest rates]]> <![CDATA[U.S. economy]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=700 <![CDATA[

Why Corporations Aren’t Investing in the Economy—Again

Revenues are coming in light, but earnings are holding up.

Now that it’s the heart of earnings season, it’s a good time to reevaluate portfolios for risk.

There is still a lot that could go wrong in this market, and ... Read More

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Online Retailers Holding Up, but Are They Worth the Investment Risk? https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/online-retailers-holding-up-but-are-they-worth-the-investment-risk-2/704/ https://www.dailygainsletter.com/stock-market/online-retailers-holding-up-but-are-they-worth-the-investment-risk-2/704/#comments Wed, 24 Apr 2013 12:50:30 +0000 <![CDATA[Mitchell Clark]]> <![CDATA[Stock Market]]> <![CDATA[corporations]]> <![CDATA[earnings]]> <![CDATA[earnings season]]> <![CDATA[sovereign debt]]> <![CDATA[stock market]]> https://www.dailygainsletter.com/?p=704 <![CDATA[

Online Retailers Holding Up, but Are They Worth the Investment Risk?Earnings season is in full swing, and it’s looking like the retail/merchandising sectors are doing relatively well. The data support the case that consumers are spending again; whether this is sustainable or not is another matter, but for the first ... Read More

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