Tag Archives: AMZN

July 25

Mr. Bezos – Please Sir, I’d Like Some More

By David Nelson, CFA Just some quick thoughts from last nights’ Amazon (AMZN) conference call. Amazon (AMZN) may be at a crossroads with investors. No one is questioning the success of the company or Jeff Bezos vision. Unfortunately this vision demands levels of investment that wipes out profits and continues to force investors to look […]

May 15

Walmart Quarter – It wasn’t just the weather

David tells BNN host Mark Bunting that Walmart’s weak quarter was due to more than just the weather.

April 17

Gilead’s (GILD) $1000 Pill

By David Nelson, CFA Gilead (GILD) was ground zero for the Biotech sell-off. The sector is down about 25% from its highs made earlier in the year and now (GILD) may be where the sector makes its stand. Unlike Amazon (AMZN), Netflix (NFLX), Tesla (TSLA) and others that have been hit hard by the recent […]

April 13

High Flyers & Dumb Money

Highlights from David’s interview with Gerri Willis on The Willis Report. David talks about how hedge funds are adding to the sell-off in High Flyers.

April 12

The Nasdaq Sell-Off – How it Started

David is interviewed by Al Jazeera America host Stephanie Sy about the Nasdaq Selloff and how it started.

March 24

David Nelson – This is a Gut Check for Growth Investors

David says growth investors need a Gut Check on some of the more expensive stocks they own.

February 03

January – What Happened, Why It Happened and What We Are Doing About It!

By David Nelson, CFA January was a month most stock investors would like to forget, especially coming on the heels of 2013 where the market offered few opportunities to get in.  Alpha Select outperformed this month but a 3.6% fall in the S&P has to be addressed. Let’s talk about; What happened, Why it happened […]

December 02

Before the Bell – China – Japan Update, AMZN Drones & More

( Click on Picture for Interview) China Follow-up – China, Japan and the U.S continue to put military assets into the skies over the East China Seas close to the Senkaku Islands where both China and Japan claim sovereignty. China wants the U.S. Military to file flight plans when they fly through their ADIZ (Air […]