Current Market Update

From Cabot Top Ten Trader Big picture we remain very optimistic that the path of least resistance remains higher—the action of the market itself since the low, including the green light from the 2-to-1 Blastoff Indicator, looks like the initial thrust off a major low should...
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Buying Low is the Best Revenge We’ve successfully struck upon some successful trades recently in the days leading up to various companies’ earnings releases, including Apple (AAPL) and Knight-Swift Transportation (KNX). If you’re looking for another similar opportunity, scroll down to review Marathon Petroleum in...
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THE BIG IDEA On June 21, 2018 Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy issued his final decision before retiring, and reshaped the laws that will govern future taxation on interstate e-commerce sales. For decades, states had been prohibited from collecting sales taxes on residents’ transactions when were...
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Profit from Our Great Societal Transformation Markets go up and down. It happens. There will be bull markets and bear markets. Different administrations will come into power. Change is one of the few constants in life and investing. But certain powerful and ascendant trends will regardless...
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THE BIG IDEA Fortunately, most people don’t ever have to think too seriously about donating an organ, or receiving an organ transplant. Perhaps they ponder it for a few moments when getting a new driver’s license. But that’s often as far as the thought goes...
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The Stock Market is on Winter Vacation ... in the Dog House We’re entering 2019 at what might be the bottom of a three-month stock market downturn. I anticipate that the market won’t return to its 2018 all-time highs until the third quarter of at...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 1218

Should I Stay or Should I Go? by Tom Hutchinson My name is Tom Hutchinson. Starting next month I will be taking over as Chief Analyst of Cabot Dividend Investor. I’m excited to share the fruits of my life’s work and passion by giving you and...
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THE BIG IDEA Let’s talk proteins. Proteins are the large, complex molecules that do the lion’s share of the work in your cells and are essential for all living organisms. They’re made up of hundreds of thousands of amino acids, smaller units that are attached long,...
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Cabot Undervalued Stocks Advisor 1218

Another Dow 30 Shakeup is Coming November brought some significant news about General Motors (GM) and United Technologies (UTX), while General Electric (GE) continues to invite investor inquiries. As our portfolio stocks experience share price recoveries alongside the broader market, in the aftermath of October...
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Cabot Dividend Investor 1118

Approaching Neutral The major stock market indexes tacked on more losses last week, even though markets were only open for three-and-a-half days and trading was relatively light. The Nasdaq closed the week 4.3% lower, the Dow was down 4.4%, and the S&P 500 lost But...
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Apple (AAPL) Redux Welcome to November, holiday season, winter’s coming, and mid-term elections! As if a stock market correction wasn’t providing enough excitement… Today I’m doing something slightly different. I normally feature one stock from each of our three portfolios in the monthly issue. Today of...
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THE BIG IDEA A lot of attention is given to the companies that develop blockbuster drugs. Far less attention is paid to those that make the sophisticated manufacturing equipment that allow drugs to be developed, made for clinical trials, then produced at scale when approved. These...
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Ready For Whatever Comes Next The stock market is trying to pull itself together as October ends. Following Friday’s massive selloff, bargain hunters attempted to take control Monday, but selling pressures overwhelmed the rally and all three major indexes closed lower once again. Yesterday’s had...
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THE BIG IDEA Read slowly. This will take some time to digest. We are on the verge of a renaissance in the industrial manufacturing industry that will forever change how products are designed, built and introduced to market. This renaissance is being driven by the same that...
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A Change in Leadership Despite occasional hiccups, the stock market’s main trend is up. However, the advance has changed character a bit. We’re seeing investors rotate out of the growth stocks that had, until recently, led the market higher, and into more undervalued or names...
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At New All-Time Highs The market is strong: the S&P 500 and Nasdaq are at all-time highs, and most stocks and sectors are participating. The strength of the market made the selection of this month’s new addition challenging. The strong stocks on my watchlist have higher...
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THE BIG IDEA The size of the market for electronic business-to-business (B2B) payments is hard to wrap your mind around. In the U.S. alone, it’s estimated that current B2B payment volume tops $20 trillion. That’s a lot of Benjamins exchanging hands. Even in such a big there’s...
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Earnings Season Begins Earnings season has begun. As usual, that means we’ll see larger-than-usual moves in stocks, many of which will turn out to be short term. Don’t overreact, stick to your plan, and be patient—do this and you’ll be fine. Big picture, the stock is...
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THE BIG IDEA The year was 1956. Peter Pappas, originally from Cyprus, had recently returned to New York City after fighting in the Korean War. Sensing a need for food deliveries to local restaurants, Mr. Pappas teamed up with his cousin and founded the Butter...
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