Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Which stocks have risen the most?

Based on daily AMZN closing prices from 05/16/97 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 50422 percent.

Based on daily TWX closing prices from 03/20/92 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 42435 percent.

Based on daily SBUX closing prices from 06/29/92 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 18620 percent.

Based on daily ORCL closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 12799 percent.

Based on daily QCOM closing prices from 12/16/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 10245 percent.

Based on daily GILD closing prices from 01/23/92 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 9789 percent.

Based on daily UNH closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 9090 percent.

Based on daily LOW closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 9024 percent.

Based on daily CSCO closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 8632 percent.

Based on daily AAPL closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 8126 percent.

Based on daily TXN closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 4656 percent.

Based on daily EBAY closing prices from 09/25/98 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 4199 percent.

Based on daily GD closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 3235 percent.

Based on daily MSFT closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 3219 percent.

Based on daily NKE closing prices from 12/03/91 to 05/31/17 the issue rose by 2709 percent.

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Wednesday, May 17, 2017

What happens to stocks after a selloff?

Based on daily Nasdaq Index $NDX ($QQQ) closing prices from 05/09/72 to 09/12/16 the issue fell more than two percent 550 times.  The issue continued to fall on the following day 256 times.  The largest following rally occurred on 01/03/01 when the issue closed higher by 14 percent.  The largest following correction occurred on 10/19/87 when the issue closed lower by -11 percent.

Based on daily Bank of America $BAC closing prices from 12/15/82 to 03/22/17 the issue fell more than five percent 163 times.  The issue continued to fall on the following day 85 times.  The largest following rally occurred on 01/21/09 when the issue closed higher by 31 percent.  The largest following correction occurred on 01/20/09 when the issue closed lower by -29 percent.

Based on daily Electronic Arts $EA closing prices from 09/25/89 to 02/08/16 the issue fell more than five percent 283 times.  The issue continued to fall on the following day 148 times.  The largest following rally occurred on 10/12/90 when the issue closed higher by 22 percent.  The largest following correction occurred on 06/07/93 when the issue closed lower by -14 percent.

Based on daily Goldman Sachs $GS closing prices from 06/01/99 to 06/27/16 the issue fell more than five percent 84 times.  The issue continued to fall on the following day 37 times.  The largest following rally occurred on 10/13/08 when the issue closed higher by 25 percent.  The largest following correction occurred on 10/10/08 when the issue closed lower by -12 percent.

Based on daily Micron $MU closing prices from 06/15/89 to 12/02/16 the issue fell more than five percent 471 times.  The issue continued to fall on the following day 226 times.  The largest following rally occurred on 04/17/00 when the issue closed higher by 19 percent.  The largest following correction occurred on 11/20/08 when the issue closed lower by -18 percent.

Based on daily Nvidia $NVDA closing prices from 01/26/99 to 04/05/17 the issue fell more than five percent 283 times.  The issue continued to fall on the following day 142 times.  The largest following rally occurred on 01/03/01 when the issue closed higher by 31 percent.  The largest following correction occurred on 11/08/02 when the issue closed lower by -22 percent.

Based on daily Charles Schwab $SCHW closing prices from 10/14/87 to 02/03/17 the issue fell more than five percent 259 times.  The issue continued to fall on the following day 129 times.  The largest following rally occurred on 01/03/01 when the issue closed higher by 26 percent.  The largest following correction occurred on 08/20/75 when the issue closed lower by -13 percent.

Based on daily Twitter $TWTR closing prices from 11/18/13 to 02/13/17 the issue fell more than five percent 45 times.  The issue continued to fall on the following day 23 times.  The largest following rally occurred on 02/07/14 when the issue closed higher by 9 percent.  The largest following correction occurred on 04/29/15 when the issue closed lower by -9 percent.

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Wednesday, May 10, 2017

What happens 60 days after an IPO?

After tonight's earnings release Snap $SNAP has lost more than 25% since its IPO earlier this year...find out what happened to some of the veterans of the S&P $SPX ($SPY) their first sixty days out of the gate.

Based on daily Apple $AAPL closing prices from 12/15/80 to 03/11/81 the issue returned -21 percent.


Based on daily Google $GOOGL closing prices from 08/20/04 to 11/12/04 the issue returned 80 percent.


Based on daily Microsoft $MSFT closing prices from 03/14/86 to 06/09/86 the issue returned 17 percent.


Based on daily Amazon $AMZN closing prices from 05/16/97 to 08/11/97 the issue returned 18 percent.


Based on daily Facebook $FB closing prices from 05/21/12 to 08/14/12 the issue returned -44 percent.


Based on daily Exxon $XOM closing prices from 01/05/70 to 03/31/70 the issue returned -8 percent.

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Friday, May 5, 2017

Top Performing Leveraged ETFs

If you think that you know everything there is to know about leveraged ETFs, think again...

Based on daily $TQQQ closing prices from 2/12/10 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 1851 percent.

Based on daily $UPRO closing prices from 6/26/09 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 1302 percent.

Based on daily $SVXY closing prices from 10/5/11 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 1279 percent.

Based on daily $RETL closing prices from 7/15/10 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 925 percent.

Based on daily $SPXL closing prices from 11/6/08 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 696 percent.

Based on daily $UDOW closing prices from 2/12/10 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 764 percent.

Based on daily $XIV closing prices from 12/1/10 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 680 percent.

Based on daily $CURE closing prices from 6/16/11 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 656 percent.

Based on daily $BIB closing prices from 4/9/10 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 553 percent.

Based on daily $QLD closing prices from 6/22/06 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 542 percent.

Based on daily $TNA closing prices from 11/6/08 to 5/5/17 the issue rose 334 percent.

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