Stocks On My Screen For Week Starting October 26th, 2020

Every week, our model comes up with 40 stocks, 20 positive and 20 negatives, to watch for next week’s trading. The model is based on a mix of fundamental and quantitative factors, built on my proprietary database of detailed earnings model on more than 1270 U.S. listed companies. The historical data for these earnings models is sourced from SEC filings. Performance of last week’s model portfolio for the week was, Net: 0.9% Longs: 1.0% Shorts:  -0.1% Assuming 5% is dedicated to each position, resulting in 0% net exposure and no…

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Stocks On My Screen For Week Starting September 14th, 2020

Every week, our model comes up with 40 stocks, 20 positive and 20 negatives, to watch for next week’s trading. The model is based on a mix of fundamental and quantitative factors, built on our proprietary database of detailed earnings model on more than 1225 U.S. listed companies. The historical data for these earnings models is sourced from SEC filings. Performance of last week’s model portfolio for the week was, Net: 4.3% Positive Longs: -1.4% Negative Shorts:  5.7% Assuming 5% is dedicated to each position, resulting in 0% net exposure…

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Vera Bradley Is Fashionable Again

Vera Bradley Inc. (NYSE: VRA), with help from its recent acquisition – Pura Vida, is turning around fast and worth a closer look, since the stock that has long been forgotten by investors and now showing signs of a comeback is still being shrugged off as a ‘dead cat bounce’ due to investors busy bottom fishing in an expensive market. We believe the company is uniquely positioned in a market where casual and leisure brands are making a comeback. The Vera Bradley brand is showing a comeback, on the back…

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Google Is The Post-Lockdown Amazon

Alphabet Inc. (Nasdaq: GOOG) is as well placed for a post lockdown world as Amazon.com Inc. (Nasdaq: AMZN) was for the lockdown economy. Almost every major business segment of Amazon benefited during the lockdown, be it retail, AWS, Prime video, etc., and to an extent, the same can be said for Google after the global economy opens up. No wonder, Google is on top of our weekly list of favorite Longs and Shorts. There is no denying that Google failed to deliver this year like Amazon, Shopify, Zoom, and other…

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