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Investment Ideas: Archive

Derek Lewis

3 Top-Ranked Healthcare Stocks Thriving in 2022

Healthcare stocks generally carry a defensive nature, helping to shield investors from the market's volatility. Demand for the services these companies provide won't be going anywhere anytime soon.

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Derek Lewis

3 Top-Ranked Utility Stocks Shaking off Market Woes

Consumers have a never-ending need for the services provided by these companies, which helps explains why they've fared better than most in a historically-volatile 2022.

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Bryan Hayes

Funtober: Has the Market Shifted into Rally Mode?

As stocks bounce from oversold levels, new opportunities are being created in the process - a welcomed sight for bullish investors.

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Derek Lewis

White Gold; 3 Lithium Stocks for a Supercharged EV Industry

Due to its color and skyrocketing market value, many have coined lithium "white gold." Those with exposure to the metal are in a stellar position to reap the rewards from a booming EV landscape.

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Derek Lewis

Dividend Kings; 3 Stocks That Recently Made the Cut

Dividend Aristocrats are highly-respectable in their own right, but Dividend Kings take the throne. Several companies have recently made their way into the elite club.

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Derek Lewis

Macau Mania: Worthy of a Bet?

Yesterday, several gaming and casino-related stocks stole the spotlight, providing serious gains. Should investors try to tap into the resurgence of Macau?

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Bryan Hayes

This Highly Ranked Chinese Stock is Outpacing the Market

At a time when many companies are seeing earnings estimates fall, this company is standing out above the rest.

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Derek Lewis

3 Medical Stocks Displaying Remarkable Relative Strength in 2022

In addition to favorable price action, all three carry a strong growth profile, making them appear even more enticing.

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Derek Lewis

Find Sunshine in a Dark Fiscal Overcast With These 3 Stocks

With the Federal Reserve continuing its hawkish trajectory, investors could benefit from deploying a defense-heavy approach with these three low-beta stocks.

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Derek Lewis

3 Top-Ranked Stocks With Dividend Yields Greater Than 5%

Targeting dividend-paying stocks is a lucrative strategy that allows investors to receive a steady income stream, providing extra cushion to drawdowns in other positions.

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Derek Lewis

Fight a Hawkish Fed With These 3 Top Financial Stocks

A hawkish Fed is bad news for many stocks. Still, those in the financial sector can realize higher profit margins.

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Bryan Hayes

Lessons From Nature: The Industry Group Phenomenon

Lessons from the natural world can help us understand human behavior.

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Derek Lewis

Defense Wins Ballgames; 3 Blue-Chip Stocks To Consider

Due to their well-established nature and track records of success, these companies are positioned to weather a dark fiscal cloud better than most.

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Derek Lewis

Time for Investors To Revisit the Pandemic Winners?

Deep in the red year-to-date, do these once big-time winners have any gas left in the tank?

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Bryan Hayes

Park Your Cash in This Market-Beating, Dividend-Paying Industry

The industry boasts a large number of highly ranked stocks per our Zacks Rank system.

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Derek Lewis

3 Mega-Cap Stocks With Unbelievably Strong Free Cash Flow

All three companies generate substantial cash. In fact, one reported the highest quarterly free cash flow of any S&P 500 company in Q2.

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Bryan Hayes

Tanker Stocks Continue Bucking the Market's Downtrend

This year, tanker rates have already increased to levels we would typically expect months from now.

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Derek Lewis

Fight Higher Interest Rates With These 3 Top Insurance Stocks

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell has been very clear in his message that the rate hikes will continue until inflation cools to the Fed's 2% target rate.

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Derek Lewis

These 3 Low-Beta Stocks Are Great Shields Against Volatility

Investors could heavily benefit from an increased level of defense in their portfolios amid the challenging macroeconomic backdrop we've found ourselves in.

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Bryan Hayes

A Simple System to Identify Winning Stocks in Volatile Markets

Following a system rather than relying on predictions is going to produce much more favorable results over time.

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Derek Lewis

Tap Into the Supercharged EV Industry With These 3 Stocks

The EV boom is finally here. And after years of speculation, it's never felt more real. It goes without saying that investors have a tremendous opportunity to reap potential life-changing gains over the next decade.

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Derek Lewis

3 Quarterly Reports That Investors Shouldn't Ignore

As earnings season fades, let's look at several notable quarterly reports that inspired investor confidence.

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Derek Lewis

3 Highly-Ranked Stocks Income Investors Can't Ignore

In addition to steep dividend payouts, all three stocks sport a strong Zacks Rank, telling us that business is fruitful and their near-term earnings outlook is bright.

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Bryan Hayes

Markets Attempt Turnaround as Apple Holds "Far Out" iPhone 14 Event

The company's annual September keynote occasion has become a mainstay for Apple followers over the years.

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Derek Lewis

Invest Like Warren Buffett With These 3 Stocks

The Oracle of Omaha has been on the offensive in 2022, recognizing value in a challenging market.

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