Ben Rains digs into the stock market as the bulls and bears tussle for near-term control of the market as we close out August. Of course, the downbeat month and the recent stretch of volatility are not pleasant in the moment. But pullbacks are healthy and vital parts of the stock market and one was desperately needed after the huge rally.
The foundation that drove the market comeback is still in place. Investors with long-term horizons who can block out the near-term noise might want to consider buying proven large cap stocks and holding them for the long haul. The three stocks we explore today are Caterpillar (CAT), Walmart (WMT), and Visa (V).
(0:30) - Stock Market Update: Everything You Need To Know Amid A Turbulent August
(3:10) - Caterpillar Is Positioned To Benefit From Construction and
Infrastructure Spending: Is It A Long-Term Buy?
(8:30) - Walmart Continues To Outperform: Will WMT Hit New Highs?
(13:35) - Does Visa Fit Into Your Portfolio In Our Increasingly Cashless World?
Ben Rains explores where the stock market sits amid the August pullback. The selling doesn’t feel great in the moment, but the downturn was needed to help cool things off. The drop also offers investors opportunities to buy into great stocks at attractive levels. The two Zacks Rank #1 (Strong Buy) stocks we look at today are pioneers of key areas of the modern economy—Uber (UBER) and Amazon (AMZN)—and investors might want to buy them now for long-term upside.
(0:30) - Stock Market Update: Everything You Need To Know Amid the August Pullback
(4:05) - Does Uber's Positive Earnings Earn Its Way Into Your Portfolio?
(11:00) - Is Amazon A Strong Investment For The Long Term?
Ben Rains dive into where the stock market sits as big tech results continue to flood the market. Amid all of the recent reports from Apple, Amazon, and others, let’s explore two highly-ranked technology stocks trading at attractive valuations that offer investors long-term growth opportunities.
(0:15) - Stock Market Update: Everything You Need To Know As More Big Tech
Earnings Roll In
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(6:55) - Is Netflix A Good Investment Trading At These Levels?