Author Archives: Mayer Winkler

Hillary Clinton

Clinton Email Debacle Highlights Cybersecurity and Encryption Industry Potential

If there’s one thing Hillary Clinton has taught us about communication over the past 12 months, it’s that encryption is very important. The furor surrounding her seeming oversight (more likely a ...
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Federal Reserve

2 Stocks Set to Suffer From an End of June Fed Rate Hike

Whether the Federal Reserve will raise rates has been the focus of intense media and analytical scrutiny this year, and it now looks as though Fed Chair Yellen and her ...
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Capital Infusions Are More Evidence of a Biotech Turnaround

The collapse of biotech giant Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) has accelerated and possibly prolonged the biotech decline, infecting the entire sector. While negative news from the company and ...
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commercial airline

3 Stocks That Are Down on the EgyptAir Crash but Set to Recover

The details of Thursday’s EgyptAir Flight 804 crash are just beginning to surface, and while no one is 100% certain what happened, reports suggest the downing of the plane is ...
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4 Companies That May Benefit From the Rio Olympic Games

The Olympic Games are just around the corner, less than three months away, and any global concentration of business, entertainment and consumption like the games could lead to gains for ...
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Which Companies Lose Out If the UK Leaves Europe?

The U.K. referendum on its European Union membership is just around the corner, and the decision has some profound ramifications. Some estimates put the impact of a U.K. exit at ...
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White House

Which Stocks Lose When Clinton or Trump Becomes President?

Elections are now less than six months away, and the candidates that will go head to head come November are all but set in stone, barring an indictment from the U.S. ...
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social media

Which Companies Lose on Twitter’s Numbers?

When Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) reported its fourth-quarter financials on Wednesday, they pretty much disappointed across the board. User growth remains stagnant, interaction is flat and, while revenues are up ...
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Donald Trump

Which Stocks Could Rise on Trump Presidency?

Whether Donald Trump can actually take the White House is a question for something of an alternate reality, one in which few ever thought they would actually live. With his ...
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Alphabet, Amazon, Wal-Mart, eBay: Who Might Buy Groupon?

Five years ago, Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) turned down a $6 billion buyout offer from Google, now Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL). Less than a year later, the company staged an ...
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Alphabet, Facebook, IBM: Who Might Buy Twitter?

With next week’s earnings report from Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) expected to be dismal, the stock looks unlikely to reverse to the upside, and it could easily continue its downtrend ...
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2016 Toyota Camry

Automobiles: US vs Japan, and Everything in Between

Car sales are one of the first things to dip in a recession, and they are among the first to benefit during a recovery. Yet, despite a doubling of auto ...
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PS4

Is Sony Finally Turning Around?

Sony Corp. (NYSE: SNE) has had a tough time over the past decade. Areas in which it dominated the market, like television and laptop computing, have all but dried up. ...
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What Is Alphabet’s Next Big Thing?

Self-driving cars and space exploration grab the headlines when it comes to Alphabet Inc.’s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) innovation platforms, but in reality, neither of these are likely to be the company’s ...
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Bullet hole

6 Reasons a Recession Might Be Coming

We are now seven years away from the last major recession. Considering that buffer, it is hardly controversial to suggest that we are closer to the next recession than we ...
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