Weekly Q&A postponed until tomorrow, November 1st

This is Bill, the Chief Technology Officer for Willard Media Ventures, LLC. Cody is experiencing internet problems and won’t be able to do the Weekly Q&A today. We will therefore postpone it until tomorrow, November 1st, at 2pm EST. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

The economic, trading and investing impact of Hurricane Sandy (And Trade Alert – Trimming some LPS puts)

First things first. My thoughts and prayers go out to all those affected by Hurricane Sandy. As human beings, that is the first thing on all our minds and hearts. As professionals, we have to analyze what it means to our portfolios, if anything. There’s an old economic theorem about the “Broken Window” and it […]

Third Quarter Earnings Recap

As one TradingwithCody subscriber put it last week, “This earnings season has a lot of revenue misses and poor outlooks. Feels like things are getting better but this does not jive. Thoughts?” My response: “The real question for stock investors and traders is whether next year’s earnings for the S&P 500 will be another set […]

Trades for the week of October 22nd through October 26th

Here are my trades for the week of October 22nd through October 26th: Common Stock: Stock Action Date Initiated Time Initiated Price AONE – A123 Systems SOLD 10/22/2012 9:49am $0.17 GOOG – Google BUY 10/23/2012 10:40am $679.99 SNDK – Sanddisk BUY 10/23/2012 10:40am $43.07 FB – Facebook BUY 10/23/2012 2:33pm $19.30 FB – Facebook TRIM […]

Latest positions and two housekeeping items

Just a reminder — if you’ve gotten value out of the TradingWithCody service, don’t forget to send us some referrals. One subscriber wrote an entire article about why he’s referring people to our service and we’ve gotten a huge response. Here’s some of the nice things Steve Kim wrote in “A Hearty Recommendation: Cody Willard – Here’s […]

Trade Alert – How to play the Windows 8 roll out

Critical mass means that your business has reached a point where it has enough users and/or developers that your business kicks into a virtuous feedback loop where more users bring in more developers and more offerings from developers bring in more users. A winner-takes-all market is when only one or two or maybe three providers […]

Earnings run through

Nature never deceives us; it is we who deceive ourselves. – Jean-Jacques Rousseau Let’s run through a few earnings reports — it’s the season. DDD – reported this morning and beat and then raised forward guidance by a good bit over the Street’s consensus. Very impressive quarter, frankly. Stock is cheaper today than it was yesterday because estimates will have […]

Cody Kiss & Tell: Seeking Dividends, Seeking Alpha and Apple Earnings

Here’s the transcript to this week’s Live Q&A chat. Join me next Wednesday at 2pm EST at http://TradingWithCody.com/chat or send me an email with your question at support@tradingwithcody.com. Let’s rock. What’s on your folks’ minds? Q. Cody, could you elaborate on the That mattered game? A. I put hundreds of hours into designing, building and […]

Deep analysis on telecom spending trends

Google, Apple, Broadcom can’t catch a sustained bid. Softee’s got a lot of pressure on it Friday with the release of Windows 8 and the Surface and it’s acting sick too. Path of least resistance has been lower for the last couple weeks as I’ve been saying and at some point we’ll get a reversal […]

Trade Alert – Zig when they zag

Here’s how the mainstream media works and here’s why you can make good money by just thinking and trading as independent-minded-ly as possible: Facebook Sales Top Estimates as Companies Warm to Mobile Ads 23 Oct 2012 Facebook Inc. (FB), owner of the biggest social… Third-quarter sales rose 32 percent to $1.26 billion, Menlo Park, California-based Facebook said today in […]

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