Investing Commentary

Cabot Wealth Advisory

My Stock of the Year

I get asked several times a year—usually in November or December—for my stock pick for the coming year for different publications. It’s not my favorite task, since the average holding period for my stock picks in Cabot China & Emerging Markets Report is typically less than six months.

Investing Guidelines

An End of Summer Q&A

It’s the last week of August, which means a few things. Volume in the market is drying up as most investors enjoy the last couple of weeks of summer.

value stocks

Undervalued and Relatively Undervalued Stocks

Any stock can be undervalued. It can be a company that’s underperforming and has been given a low valuation.

Has Apple Stock Peaked?

Contrary Opinion and How it Can Help you Today

Everyone knows you should buy when stocks are down and sell when stocks are up. But it’s devilishly difficult.


V-Shaped Market Recovery

What does it mean when all three major U.S. stock market indexes produce charts with corrections and recoveries that look like a big “V”?

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Cabot Weekly Review

Growth Names | Cabot Weekly Review

In this week’s Stock Market Video, Mike Cintolo talks about the generally bullish action of the market during the past few weeks. For stock ideas, Mike dives into eight leading growth names that are near the top of multi-month consolidations; they're not only potential buys on strength in the weeks ahead, but should offer a good read on the market's health as we head into September.

Cabot Chart School

Managing Your Portfolio for Maximum Profits

In this third of three videos in Cabot's stock chart school series, “How to Invest in Growth Stocks,” Cabot Market Letter editor Mike Cintolo takes you through portfolio management -- a skill that most people don't really develop and which leads to them getting sub-par returns. He discusses the concept of portfolio management in general, as well as looking at some specific trades Cabot has made in the past.

Editor's Center

Stock and bond action this week continues to point us to the equity market and dividend-paying stocks in particular for the best combination of risk, reward and yield.

more from Chloe Lutts Jensen »

While I don’t profess to be an expert economist, I believe the economy and corporations will perform quite well during the remainder of 2014. Dips in the prices of many stocks have created some excellent buying opportunities. There are exceptions, though.

more from J. Royden Ward »

The rebound of the past few weeks has been encouraging, as has the action of most stocks … that’s why we’re leaning bullish. But we don’t advise flooring the accelerator, as many problems remain.

more from Michael Cintolo »

With the Alibaba IPO on the horizon—the investor road show is expected to kick off after Labor Day—many investors are watching closely to see how institutional fund managers will prepare.

more from Paul Goodwin »

There could be a significant push higher in the markets in the last half of the year as hedge and fund managers who have underperformed the market trade more aggressively to catch up.

more from Jacob Mintz »

In last week's ETF letter, I said it felt like the market elevator was going up and up without end. Now it feels like the elevator is finally resting at the 18th floor. (That is, with the S&P hovering around 1,800.)

more from Robin Carpenter »

It’s a familiar story: you’re having dinner at a restaurant when the conversation turns to movies, and no one can remember the name of that actress, the one who was in that movie about space.

more from Thomas E. Garrity »

Cabot Stock of the Month presents a spectrum of investing systems, all of which will work well in the long run, but some of which are probably more suited to your investing personality.

more from Timothy Lutts »