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Cabot Analysts’ Center—Selected Insights from Cabot’s Premium Advisories

At Cabot Investing Advice, our analysts regularly share content from their premium advisories. Below is a sampling of our analysts’ unique takes on current market conditions and how they impact a wide range of investments.

These excerpts include advice from Cabot Growth Investor (where we’ve been picking the best growth stocks since 1970), Cabot Dividend Investor (featuring the best investments for retirement income), and Cabot Options Trader (your guide to quick profits using puts, calls, spreads, straddles, iron condors and other options trades), to name a few.

Not much changed with the market last week, as the major indexes finished up a fraction of a percent, remaining in the trading range of the past three months.

more from Michael Cintolo »

It’s fair to assume this earnings season will largely dictate the index’s direction through the end of the year. The Presidential election is another big factor.

more from Tyler Laundon »

It was remarkable that the news on October 13 that China’s exports experienced a 5.6% decline in September led to such a sharp global reaction in equity markets.

more from Paul Goodwin »

So far, earnings season is off to a good start, with the big banks and Netflix (NFLX) beating estimates in recent days.

more from Chloe Lutts Jensen »

Some might interpret the low put buying as a great sign that traders aren’t concerned. Contrarians might push back that you need to buy puts when no one else is.

more from Jacob Mintz »

Investors on pins and needles could stay on the sidelines until after the election on November 8. But after some volatility, the market should then rally into the new year.

more from J. Royden Ward »

How does an investor sort through the continuous barrage of alarming media headlines, and focus on picking good stocks, then have confidence in holding onto them?

more from Crista Huff »

The strength in gold and silver investments is particularly intriguing to me because there’s no obvious reason for the strength yet.

more from Timothy Lutts »

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Nine Characteristics of Great Growth Stocks

By Timothy Lutts on October 24, 2016

Recommending great growth stocks is our specialty at Cabot. But so is education--we want you to be able to find growth stocks on your own too. Here are nine characteristics of what to look for.Read More >

How to Find Great Growth Stocks in a Scary Market

By Paul Goodwin on October 21, 2016

Even in today’s scary market, there are great growth stocks out there. Here’s how to find them—and how to avoid the kind of losses that can haunt your portfolio.Read More >

Buy This Small-Cap Tech Stock as the Nasdaq Thrives

By Tyler Laundon on October 20, 2016

Technology stocks are thriving, as the Nasdaq has been outpacing the S&P 500 and the Dow for months. And one small-cap tech stock in particular is outperforming the industry’s big boys. Read More >