Getting Closer

We thought we’d start off this week showing you three of the charts we’re watching most closely right now. The first is a weekly chart of the IBD 85-85 Index, which tracks stocks that have excellent relative strength and a record of strong earnings type...
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Apple (AAPL) – Buy, Hold or Sell?

Apple (AAPL)—Buy, Hold or Sell? What’s the Next Apple? It Might be Facebook (FB) --- Last week, Apple presented the bad news that iPhone sales growth has been slowing, and the stock gapped down in response. AAPL is now 29% off last year’s high (hit in April), and and...
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Apple (AAPL) – Buy, Hold or Sell?

Last week, Apple presented the bad news that iPhone sales growth has been slowing, and the stock gapped down in response. AAPL is now 29% off last year’s high (hit in April), and more and more investors are wondering what they should do Apple—buy,...
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Apple (AAPL), Pros and Cons

Apple may be the most respected consumer electronics brand in the world. Its users are loyal. Its premium pricing means it’s a very profitable company, with after-tax profit margins of 21.6% in the latest quarter. But there are a couple of reasons why think...
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Salesforce.com, Inc. (CRM)

This cloud computing company is projected to grow more than 30% in the next couple of years. Its shares were recently upgraded by Pivotal Research Group to “buy”. Salesforce.com, Inc. (CRM) from Cabot Growth Investor Salesforce.com, Inc. (CRM) is a big-cap growth stock that’s been for...
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Sell Apple

Today, I’m writing on a MacBook Pro. This morning I did my morning crossword puzzle on my iPad. All day long, my iPhone is by my side. My home Wi-Fi comes from Apple AirPorts. And some nights, I stream entertainment through my Apple ...
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Sasol (SSL)

The shares of this South African energy and petrochemical company just traded at their 52-week-high. The dividend yield is 2.10%, paid twice a year. Sasol (SSL) From Cabot China & Emerging Markets Report With both Chinese ADRs and broad emerging market indexes sitting pretty much from...
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