The Return of Volatility

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Mastery told you volatility was back in style two weeks ago.

As we predicted the bet on the iPath S&P 500 VIX Short Term Futures TM ETN (VXX) has been fruitful.  The VXX has bounced back 12% since we said buy.

Silver-Scottsdale

The price of Silver is off 40% from its 2011 high. Should you buy the dip?

Silver’s Open Interest is gaining and is well above 156,000.  Open Interest by definition is the buyers and sellers holding their positions overnight.   More and more positions are b

Apple Inc (AAPL) Just the Single Apple Logo

Is there an iWatch coming and could it move Apple shares back over $500 and beyond?

Apple Inc. (AAPL) has become a boring stock, how did it turn into another Microsoft Corp. (MSFT)?  These are the lines we keep hearing and reading from the media, all it takes is a new product to put faith back into the world's richest company.

Enter the iWatch.

 

Shhh - Colbert and Stewart

Shhh! These popular stocks have ticked higher since mid January without any big headlines.

Some Mastery large cap Mastery favorites have beat the performance of the S&P 500 since mid January.  Those names are Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (CMG), UnitedHealth Group Inc (UNH) and McDonald's Corp (MCD).  Since January 17th McDonalds (MCD) has gained 4.5%, UnitedHealth (UNH) up 6.4% and Chipotle (CMG) up 15.2%.

IN AND OUT INVESTING - Mastery

Those 3 stocks we recommended in Dec have gone on a 13%, 21%, and 47% ride.

Early December of 2012 Mastery recommended buying shares of Dendreon Corp (DNDN), Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc (CROX), and Crocs Inc (CROX). All three stocks were finally making a comeback from their respective 12 month lows.  Timing is everything.

2 Dollar Bill

Looking for some stocks on the cheap? Mastery has you covered.

The Russel 2000 is up a solid 6% already YTD, but these stocks under $2 have been relatively flat. If you believe that the bull market of 2013 will continue, these stocks are definately worth reviewing. They are Golden Star Resources (GSS), Kid Brands Inc (KID), Primo Water Corp (PRMW), US Auto Parts Network Inc (PRTS) and Metalico (MEA).

VMware: Lost in the Clouds?

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Cloud computing giant VMware shares fell out of the sky today to the tune of 21%, is it justified?

VMware Inc (VMW) shares tanked 21% today and hit a new 12 month low. VMW closed down $21 to just over $77 a share.  The company was killed on its 'soft guidance' and traders are not going to pay high multiplies thus dumping the stock.

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Leap Wireless traders are worse than an on-again off-again girlfriend.

Just two weeks ago at CES, T-Mobile CEO John Legere said in statement to Reuters that Leap is "one of those things that makes extreme sense for us to look at".

Joker Keith - Burning Money

WisdomTree Investments stock has jumped 35% in the new year.

Japanese stocks have been all the rage this past few weeks and the big winner is the WisdomTree Japan Hedged Equity Fund (DXJ).  More so the company that runs the ETF, WisdomTree Investments, Inc. (WETF) has watched its stock price jump more than 1/3 in 2013.

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Dividend stocks you are looking for? Help you I can, yes.

Ready are you? What know you of ready? For eight hundred years have I traded Dividend stocks. A Jedi must have the deepest commitment, the most serious mind to trade Dividend Stocks. You must unlearn what you have learned.