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Well, it’s done. We’re past the lion’s share of earnings reports for the year 2020, and the initial reactions are tumbling in. First of all, Apple – – the largest company in the world – – and a massively overvalued, plodding, low-growth giant – – is succumbing. What’s awesome is that earnings on all these companies were out-of-sight and blew away expectations, and yet people are still screeching for the exits.(more…)
Let’s take a breather from trading and earnings for a bit. The Director sent me this gem. I had never heard of Rax before, but this pop culture morsel is a delight. Watch and be amazed:
This afternoon, the biggest of the big, the trillionest of the trillion, announce earnings. It could be a total snoozer or, who knows, maybe one of them drops a bomb. It’ll make for an interesting after-session. (I have no positions in any of these, except for in the virtual world).(more…)
Pretty fascinating stuff here……….(more…)