Netflix $NFLX search trend Q2 2016
Jul18

Netflix $NFLX search trend Q2 2016

Netflix is reporting after the close today and here are som interesting search statistic pulled from Google. There is a clear growth trend but is it enough to offset the negatives with higher content spending and higher competition in the US from HBO and Amazon? Here is an over all graph of the worldwide search for the last two years: There is an annual growth over 10% in Google’s search score. This can actually mean an higher...

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5 Reasons Why You Should Use a Stock Market Simulator
Apr03

5 Reasons Why You Should Use a Stock Market Simulator

Stock Market Simulation: Best Of Both Worlds A stock market simulator let’s you “trade” on the markets without risking your real money. Which is great because, let’s face it, most of us are downright freaked out about investing our hard-earned cash in the stock market. We’ve convinced ourselves that buying stocks is akin to gambling — and that we’ll inevitably lose it all. However, let’s...

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Is it a Bull or Bubble?
Mar10

Is it a Bull or Bubble?

The past two corrections have had investors crying recession, myself included. Technical analysts have made references to the 2008 Financial Crisis. The list of potential bubbles is long, and some of them could drop the market like it’s 2008. Bulls say the 2008 recession is still fresh enough in our minds to make us irrational about every correction, and that the market is going up from here. It’s been a few months, and the market has...

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Will Netflix Beat Earnings Or Will Japan Pull Them Down?
Oct13

Will Netflix Beat Earnings Or Will Japan Pull Them Down?

I’m going to do a quick analysis of Netflix and here is a tip on how you can analyze your own company: Google: “Company name” investor relations, and you will see the company’s investor relations site. This is a gold mine for a dedicated fundamental investor. Look for their previous quarterly earnings and see if they have a deck (it’s the easiest to find important data) othervise look for their press...

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The Fight For Cyber Security
Feb17

The Fight For Cyber Security

In light of recent hacks of the private sector at Sony Pictures Entertainment and Anthem, where nearly 80 million records were breached, the government has taken action. President Obama made waves by signing executive order to start the creation of specialized organizations under a single framework, where there will be an interwoven relationship between the tech, finance, energy, and healthcare industries along with the U.S....

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The Secret Formula For Virality (INFOGRAPH)
Nov25

The Secret Formula For Virality (INFOGRAPH)

This week, for Trivia Tuesday, we present you an infographic analyzing the trends of internet virality. How does it work? Why does something become viral? Let's find out: Boys Gone Viral Virility was once known as the strength that men possessed and how manly they were in their endeavors. Viral has a whole new meaning in our internet age when content, video and other images can be seen worldwide by millions of people in the blink of...

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