[Video] This Vital Sector Is in the Crosshairs Again

It’s not often that I mix politics and investing. But today it’s unavoidable. I’m infuriated by the inaction and double talk. For too many years, the Silicon Valley elite shirked responsibility for policing their platforms. And as these platforms and their influence grew, our elected officials shirked responsibility, too. What… read more »

Tuesday, August 3, 2021

[Charts] Apple $5 Trillion and Big Tech’s Secret Weapon

When Friday rolls around in the Trend Trader Daily Nation, we roll out the charts. Why? Because reading without pictures eventually gets mind-numbingly boring! Plus, sometimes it’s easiest to capture a burgeoning trend and profit opportunity with a simple graphic. So that’s what we do. Fridays only, though. We don’t… read more »

Friday, July 30, 2021

Capital Wars: Did Covid Kill Cash Forever?

If I’ve told you once, I’ve probably told you three times: The pandemic is proving to be the biggest catalyst for the adoption of contactless payment solutions and “digital money.” To be fair, the market was already primed for an increase in contactless usage. But uptake was slow because of a lack… read more »

Thursday, July 29, 2021

The Biggest Risk to Robinhood’s IPO

One of the year’s most anticipated IPOs is set to debut on Thursday. I’m talking about the company leading the retail trading phenomenon, Robinhood Markets (Proposed Ticker: HOOD). While the trend is certainly working in the company’s favor (retail trading now accounts for over 22% of daily volume, up from… read more »

Tuesday, July 27, 2021

[Charts] Cheap Meats, Turbulence, and Tech Spending Sprees

It’s Friday in the Trend Trader Daily Nation. That means it’s time to embrace the adage that a picture is worth a thousand words. Each week, I select a handful of graphics to convey an important economic or investment insight. This week, I’m dishing on three exciting trends: Today’s most… read more »

Friday, July 23, 2021

The Next Big Pandemic Boom Turned Bust

Last week, I shared the shocking story behind a customer hack at crypto exchange, Coinbase Global, Inc. (COIN). This is the kind of story that makes you dump your COIN stock and your Coinbase account — and ask questions later. Here’s the quick update: It’s now been 21 days (!)… read more »

Thursday, July 22, 2021

My Top Takeover Targets For August 2021

In April, I boldly predicted that 2021 would be a banner year for mergers and acquisitions (M&A) activity. Pandemic be damned! Well, we’re halfway through the year now — and not only have we seen a big uptick in deal making, but fresh data about the cyclicality of takeover activity only… read more »

Tuesday, July 20, 2021

[Charts] An Emerging Cyber Opportunity

If you’re a regular Trend Trader Daily reader, you know the drill by now. So go ahead and scroll down. For the newbies, here’s the deal… Each Friday, I embrace the adage that “a picture is worth a thousand words.” And I select a handful of graphics to put the… read more »

Friday, July 16, 2021

[Exclusive] 700k Reasons Every Coinbase Shareholder Should Sell

If Coinbase Global, Inc. (COIN) wants to be the TD Ameritrade of cryptocurrency trading, this is not how you go about it. I can exclusively confirm that on July 1, in a matter of 13 minutes, cyber criminals looted roughly $700,000 worth of virtual currency from the Coinbase account of… read more »

Thursday, July 15, 2021

[Video] Why You Should Care About Patents

“Everyone’s been asking me” might be the most annoying trend in social media right now. But it’s relevant to us here today because, the fact is, everyone really has been asking me why I care about patents so damn much. So in today’s video update from way-too-sunny Southern California, I… read more »

Tuesday, July 13, 2021