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Are CEO departures always bad for stock prices?
When a Chief Executive Officer leaves or is forced out, investors may wonder how deep the problems run within the company or if new leaders will be able to ...
Mon, 12 Jun, 2023 at 3:10 PM
Billion Dollar Contracts: What to do with these events?
Getting a billion dollar contract from a government agency or client is a big deal, but it's a bigger deal to some than others and this is the trick to ...
Tue, 13 Feb, 2024 at 4:45 PM
How to trade buybacks
How do I trade Buybacks? TLDR: ideal hold time: 1D (intraday) Suitable as a catalyst for longer term holds if the financials of the company are stron...
Mon, 29 Jan, 2024 at 9:42 PM
How to trade CEO departures?
The stock prices react depending on the type of company, not just the CEO event. If you think of specific examples, it's easiest to understand.  Exa...
Mon, 12 Jun, 2023 at 3:25 PM
How to Trade Layoffs
How to trade layoff news?   There's been a lot of high profile layoffs as of late - from Amazon to Cisco to Carvana to Redfin and Meta. As the supply-...
Mon, 12 Jun, 2023 at 3:52 PM
How to use the Quick Sprints scenario
The Quick Sprints scenario identifies stocks with rapid momentum which have recently broken out of a trading pattern by rising above a previous resistance l...
Tue, 27 Feb, 2024 at 9:57 AM
Missing the trade: Afterhours and Premarket moves and what to do
It happens fast, sometimes. The event comes and the stock price jumps in the afterhours. You might think that you missed the trade - but you didn't.  ...
Tue, 12 Mar, 2024 at 1:45 PM
Variables That Affects Trade Outcomes
MIND THE EARNINGS We've setup the scenarios to find event catalysts. But it's important to know there are other events happening that could get in...
Tue, 27 Jun, 2023 at 8:53 AM
What is a stock buyback?
This video explains, in simple to follow examples, what a stock repurchase program (stock buyback) is and how it works.
Thu, 21 Dec, 2023 at 3:00 PM
What is an Activist Investor?
Activist investors are investors that buy large percentages of a public company with the goal of influencing its operations. Many activist investors special...
Mon, 12 Jun, 2023 at 3:59 PM