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Earnings Season Highlights – Q2, 2017

Earnings Season Highlights – Q2, 2017

With Earnings Season winding down, it has been an interesting quarter. The economy is continuing to grow, and earnings have mirrored that by growing approximately 10% in Q2 year over year. This is a solid but not spectacular quarter.  Most of this data for this post...

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How To Tell If A Positive Earnings Surprise Is Genuine

How To Tell If A Positive Earnings Surprise Is Genuine

Can a positive earnings surprise be faked?  During quarterly earnings season, when companies report their earnings, and they are immediately compared to the Wall Street Analyst estimates. If the reported earnings beat estimates, then this is called a positive earnings...

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How to Pick a Financial ETF

How to Pick a Financial ETF

How do you pick a financial ETF? With the financial sector heating up, investors who want exposure to this sector have a choice of either researching stocks, or buying a broad-based ETF. There will be winners and losers in the financial sector, and if you invest the...

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A Quick Roundup of Chaikin Analytics in the News

A Quick Roundup of Chaikin Analytics in the News

Chaikin Analytics has been making headlines! In case you missed them, here’s a quick spotlight of some of our recent features over the past few weeks: From Forbes: “How to Play Mexico” 6/13/17 issue of Forbes Magazine - Marc Chaikin gets a spotlight in Forbes...

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How Do You Select a Biotech ETF?

How Do You Select a Biotech ETF?

How do you select a biotech ETF? Many people think that ETFs within a particular industry or sector are all the same, and that there isn’t much difference between them. As a consequence, they don’t spend much time learning the difference and this can be a real...

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