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Brad Briggs's picture
Inside the Numbers: Profiting from the 'Short Squeeze'

When investors 'short' a stock, they're betting its price will go down, much to the chagrin of 'longs,' who want it to go up. When a short seller is wrong, he has to cover his position before he loses his shirt. This week's Inside the Numbers shows investors how to help the shorts lose their shirts -- and get rich in the process.

by Brad Briggs | March 11, 2010
Mike Turner's picture
This Commodity is Ready to Rocket

This highly prized commodity could see significant price appreciation in the coming weeks.    

by Mike Turner | March 08, 2010
David Sterman's picture
An Energy Pick That Could Double Your Money

This company is poised to surprise on the upside, as firming energy prices spur global drilling activity.

by David Sterman | February 04, 2010
Melvin Pasternak's picture
Profit From Toyota's Deceleration

Just when it seemed that this industry was beginning to rebound, this stock has gone into reverse. But not all is lost, here's how to profit from its demise.

by Melvin Pasternak | February 01, 2010
David Sterman's picture
A Solid Stock that Goes Against the Current

Clients have been flowing out the doors of competitors, while this company is seeing a mass influx of new customers -- and cash. As interest rates rise in the coming years, look for income to jump and the share price to follow.

by David Sterman | January 19, 2010
Melvin Pasternak's picture
Trading Corner: A Brighter Technical Picture for Stocks

The year 2009 ended with the S&P 500 at a crucial technical juncture. The positive trading action of the first day of 2010 did much to resolve the uncertainty.

by Melvin Pasternak | January 04, 2010
Melvin Pasternak's picture
Trading Corner: Score Fat Profits with this Diet Manager

This company's products help people trim bulging waistlines, but if you're a trader the stock can help you gain oversized profits.

by Melvin Pasternak | January 03, 2010
How to Invest in Junk (Without Buying Risky Bonds)

Drivers looking to save money on vehicle repairs are big business for this company.

by Robert M. Crowe | December 30, 2009
Francisco Bermea's picture
Best Investment for the Next Decade

Governments around the world have all but guaranteed the next winning sector.

by Francisco Bermea | December 14, 2009
Andy Obermueller's picture
Large, Lean and Ready to Deliver Standout Returns

These large companies have no debt and have beaten the S&P 500 this year, in some cases by a factor of three. Learn which have the brightest future in 2010.

by Andy Obermueller | December 11, 2009