Tag Archives: aapl

March 23

Canaries in the Coal Mine

By David Nelson, CFA “The canary in the coal mine is always the first to go.” For more than a century miners carried them in small cages deep into the mine as an early warning detection system for poisonous gas or carbon dioxide. The first sign of distress in the cage sent the men back […]

July 25

Are current levels in the S&P 500 justified?

Scott Gamm and I talk about valuation levels for the SPX as well as what the week looks like with Apple (AAPL) earnings and the FED on deck. Click on picture for video.

November 10

Apple or Fitbit – Which one is best for your health?

David joins CNBC’s Closing bell with Kelly Evans and Mike Santoli to discuss Fitbit and the challenges it faces.

February 02

January Redux – Alpha Select & BullFinder Updates

David Nelson, CFA In a near repeat performance of last year’s kick off, the S&P ended the month falling close to 3%. Also, just like last year the only two sectors to end in positive territory were Utilities and Healthcare. Alpha Select our total equity model fared better than the benchmark down 1.98%. Click Here for profit […]

January 26

The U.S. Is Not the Only Game in Town – BNN Interview

David talks about the earnings on deck, the FOMC decision and the massive breakout in the DAX.

December 01

The Twelfth Round – Alpha Select November Update

Alpha Select – November 2014 Update *Alpha Select – November +3.00%  YTD +14.51% **S&P 500 – November +2.45% YTD +13.49% * Net of Fees ** Includes Dividends By David Nelson, CFA Nothing short of a December knock out is going to save the Bears this year. With only 3 down months in 2014, the ref’s scorecard has it 8-3 […]

October 24

Amazon or Apple?

David discusses both Amazon and Apple with Fox Business anchor Stuart Varney.

May 03

Aljazeera America – Jobs – Apple vs. Samsung

David talks to Aljazeera host Morgan Kelly Radford on a range of issues including Jobs and the low labor participation rate. Morgan turns the tables and moves on to the battle between Apple & Samsung. David says this is Steve Job’s Holy War against Google.

March 25

The Magnificent Seven of Old Tech

By David Nelson, CFA In the last few days we’ve seen a massive rotation from the market’s biggest winners to what investors refer to as Old Tech. For those of you not in the markets long enough to remember the Magnificent Seven, there was a time when (AAPL), (INTC), (MSFT), (IBM), (ORCL), (CSCO), & (EMC) […]

March 13

Avoid the S&P Big 20!

David talks to CNBC hosts Brian & Mandy about today’s selloff. Then David & Brian duke it out over indexing vs. active management.