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Among Meta Platforms (formerly Facebook), Apple, Amazon, Netflix, and Alphabet (formerly Google), there's one historically cheap industry leader begging to be bought and another outperformer that's priced for perfection.
Target (NYSE: TGT) is one of the best-known big-box retail giants. Let's discuss what is dragging the stock lower, and why Target is looking like a great dividend stock to buy now despite some concerns. Over the past month, its stock is drastically underperforming the S&P 500, the consumer discretionary sector, the retail industry, and even peers like Walmart (NYSE: WMT) and Costco Wholesale (NASDAQ: COST).
Costco is one of them, as it allows us to keep our credit card bills down in the course of feeding our family. When I say that my husband and I shop at Home Depot, what I really mean is that he makes a shopping list and picks out what he needs, and I go along for the company. Before you head to Home Depot, do your research.
Amazon (AMZN) has been one of the stocks most watched by Zacks.com users lately. So, it is worth exploring what lies ahead for the stock.
While major wireless carriers have denied it, e-commerce and cloud computing giant Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) is reportedly considering adding a free or inexpensive wireless service plan onto its prime membership. Shares of AT&T (NYSE: T) have dropped since the news broke, although the stock has been weak for months. Since peaking in early April, AT&T stock has shed nearly 25% of its value.
Amid this economic upheaval, one thing is nearly certain: The businesses that lead the world into the coming age of AI stand to deliver fortunes to their shareholders. Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) has become a powerhouse in the AI arena, due largely to its multibillion-dollar investment in ChatGPT-creator OpenAI. Microsoft has moved quickly to integrate OpenAI's highly regarded tech into its products and services.
In the investing world, Warren Buffett has arguably been consistently successful over several decades and has shared the investing philosophy that helped make him successful. One of the world's wealthiest people, Buffett still plays a significant role in determining what his holding company, Berkshire Hathaway (NYSE: BRK.A) (NYSE: BRK.B), buys and sells. While investors shouldn't mindlessly copy what others do because everyone has unique investing goals, Buffett's reputation and buy-and-hold philosophy make Berkshire an excellent source for stock ideas for a broad range of investors.
While the history and patterns of the stock market can certainly serve as a guide, and the market is known for its cyclicality, investing requires patience, consistency, and the fortitude to keep adding money to great companies in all types of environments. Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) investors likely breathed a sigh of relief when its results for the first quarter of 2023 came out. Fast-forward to the first three months of this year, and Amazon's aggressive cost-cutting efforts -- which have included a series of major layoffs following supercharged hiring initiatives earlier in the pandemic -- look to be paying off.
Here’s some of the stocks currently dominating developments in artificial intelligence in 2023.
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In this video, I will talk about Amazon's (NASDAQ: AMZN) potential next big bet, which would add a tremendous amount of value to Prime members and give the company an even bigger competitive advantage.
The Directors Guild of America reached a tentative agreement with the Alliance of Motion Picture and Television Producers as the writers' strike enters its sixth week.
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These stocks could be Buffett's biggest winners, but they almost certainly won't be his biggest moneymakers.
The market might be wrong about Nvidia's future, but that doesn't mean the stock will keep rising in the near term.
When Alibaba (NYSE: BABA) reported results for its fiscal 2023 fourth quarter (ended March 31), they were a bit of a mixed bag. As of this writing, Alibaba shares are down a jaw-dropping 75% from their peak, which was set in October 2020. While it's been beaten down, this growth stock is one that investors should consider buying now.
Buffett famously said he didn't understand technology, but he has amassed a fortune in AI stocks.
This freelance writer has really gotten into travel this year. Check out a few Amazon purchases that enhanced her experiences.
A new bull market for the Nasdaq Composite Index has been in sight for several months. In May, the index finally gained more than 20% from its previous bottom, meeting the commonly accepted definition of a bull market. There have been plenty of winners, with over one-third of the Nasdaq 100 stocks jumping by at least 20% so far this year.
In its first-quarter earnings announcement last week, Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN) delivered a better-than-expected revenue number. The stock fell after the report came out, but then it rebounded. As of June 2, it has increased by 45% in 2023.
After releasing what could end up being the highest-grossing animated film ever, Nintendo (OTC: NTDOY) just followed up the Super Mario Movie with a record-breaking new Zelda game. Called Zelda: Tears of the Kingdom, the latest iteration in the long-running franchise is officially one of the top-rated games ever, and is all but guaranteed to be one of the top-selling Nintendo titles ever. Here's the scoop on Nintendo's blockbuster title and how it could impact the business financially.
Artificial intelligence was a hot topic when companies addressed investors on their most recent earnings calls.
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Let's consider three stocks that could: Vertex Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ: VRTX), DexCom (NASDAQ: DXCM), and Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN). Vertex Pharmaceuticals is doing great things. One of the drugmakers that was closest to entering this market with competing products recently threw in the towel.
The stock market has given investors a wild ride over the past two years. Meanwhile, some growth stocks are already on the rebound but still trading well off their previous highs. Let's see why three Motley Fool contributors believe now is a good time to buy shares of Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), Roku (NASDAQ: ROKU), and Home Depot (NYSE: HD).