Handling Market Downturns

From time to time, the stock market experiences a downturn. These downturns vary by length and degree. Some downturns are short-lived and relatively harmless, while others are long-lasting and severe. In this video, you’ll learn the different degrees, how to identify each, and how to handle severe downturns. Most investors watch for downturns by monitoring…

How Plant-Based Milk Flooded The Market

Beyond Meat surprised the stock market when the company turned out to be the best IPO of 2019. “Beyond Meat”, “Beyond Meat”, “Beyond Meat”. Alternative meat was having a moment. Alternative milk, on the other hand, has been quietly revolutionizing the dairy industry for years. Milk, the kind from cows, was once a staple of…

Bear Call Spread Option Strategy

Hey everyone. This is Kirk, here again at optionalpha.com. And in this video, we’re going to be covering a bear call spread, or commonly, a credit call spread, as some people like to use. It’s one of my favorite strategies. So as always, we’ll get right into it here. The market outlook for this strategy…

Howard Marks explains how you can predict market cycles

LIZ: SOMEONE WHO HAS MADE BILLIONS IN MARKET CYCLES AND CALLING THEM HAS NOW OPENED ITS ORDER BOOK SO TO SPEAK ON HOW HE SPOTTED TRENDS THAT HELPED HIM MAKE HIS BILLIONS. HOWARD MARKS, COCHAIRMAN AND CO-FOUNDER OF OAK CREEK CAPITAL MANAGEMENT IS AUTHOR OF THE NEW BOOK, MASTERING THE MARKET CYCLE. ONE OF HIS…

AT&T shares surge after Elliott Management takeover

SHYING AWAY FROM. CHARLES: MICHAEL, THE BIG NEWS TODAY, SPEAKING OF VALUE, ELLIOT MANAGEMENT SEES VALUE IN AT&T. THAT STOCK, THEY BOUGHT A BIG CHUNK OF IT, THEY DISCLOSED IT THIS MORNING $3.2 BILLION STAKE. IT IS UP 3.2%. THEY HAVE A LOT OF ARGUMENTS. I READ THEIR LETTER, IT’S A LONG LETTER WHY THIS…

Disney And Apple Take On Netflix In The Streaming Wars

The streaming video market is about to get crowded. It is a giant arms race. The streaming landscape has been getting more competitive. Linear TV, no offense to what we’re doing right here, is in trouble. Netflix, Hulu, Amazon Prime Video and others are about to come head to head with the likes of Disney…

How The IPL Became One Of The Richest Leagues In Cricket and Sports

Cricket it’s a sport that dates back over 400 years. And as of 2019 is officially played in 104 countries around the world. But cricket’s popularity is starting to take a hit. And things are especially bad in the country of its birth, the UK. Ratings there have fallen off a cliff. Less people are…

Bull Put Spread Option Strategy

Hello everyone. This is Kirk, here again at optionalpha.com. And in this video tutorial, we’re going to talk about the bull put spread. So, starting with the market outlook as always, this is a little bit of a complex option strategy. It’s not the most complex, but it’s not just your simple run-of-the-mill buying and…