Many U.S. retailers reported stronger-than-expected August sales on Thursday, but they had to use steep discounts to woo back-to-school shoppers.» Read More
Hey folks. We have a guest blogger today--Jeff Mishlove. You may have seen him on the "How To Win" program on the contest, giving his picks, which have turned up some pretty good ones (Jo-Ann Stores for example). I asked Jeff to write down a few thoughts and he came up with what follows. He talks about his strategy--the "short squeeze" and how it works. Pretty good reading if you ask me.
We have another weekly winner to announce. He's Ryan Stackman from Pennsylvania. Ryan becomes the third weekly winner. His strategy for the week was simple (or not)--buy volatile stocks by looking at earnings and/or unusually high volume. Ryan says he one stock he picked that surprised him was Synnex Corp. He is a stockbroker by trade--