Hot Stocks

The stock market changes from minute to minute, and what’s hot today may not be hot tomorrow. Our expert analysts spot hot stocks that are heating up before the crowd swoops in to bid prices higher, and our journalists sift through the noise to shine a light on trending investments -- in spaces ranging from quantum computing to marijuana stocks -- to determine whether they’re actually worth your time.

3 Hot Stocks to Avoid as an Aggressive Fed Tries to Cool the Economy

These popular stocks could be among the hardest hit by the Federal Reserve's interest rate hikes.

Compass Pathways (CMPS): The McDonald’s of Psychedelics?

This week, we’re talking about my Big Three investing themes for the rest of the year (and beyond), which includes a psychedelic stock favorite, Compass Pathways (CMPS).

Which Growth Stock Looks Most Promising Despite Near-Term Headwinds?

Growth stocks may be facing some near-term headwinds. Let's compare SHOP, TDOC and SQ stocks to see which one will come out on top.

7 Stocks Reporting Earnings the Week of Sept. 5

September is typically the worst month for stocks and earnings from these companies could influence investor sentiment for better or worse.

3 Penny Stocks That Will Explode in 5 Years

Most people should stay away from dangerous penny stocks. However, if you must gamble, here are some compelling ideas.

How to Land a Knockout Punch Against the Bear Market

Bear market or not, the best-kept secret on Wall Street is that every stock follows a similar pattern, and understanding this secret is the key to consistently scoring big profits in the stock market.

7 Hot Growth Stocks to Buy in September

Take advantage of the late-August market sell-off to add these seven hot growth stocks to your portfolio at attractive prices.

3 Hot EV Stocks to Buy in September 

Recent climate legislation should boost electric vehicle demand and the share prices of these hot EV stocks.

The 3 Hot New Meme Stocks List for September 2022

Here's a list of hot, new meme stocks for those looking for high risk, high return stocks. BBBY, SNAP, and SPCE fit the bill.

3 Popular Stocks With Recent Price Target Cuts

Ongoing macroeconomic challenges and lukewarm earnings have led to many stock price target cuts by Street analysts.

Stock Splits: 7 Companies That Should Follow Tesla’s Lead

Tesla’s three-for-one stock split suggests there might be more upcoming stock splits. Here are seven stocks that should follow its lead.

7 Reddit Stocks to Watch as Memes Regain Momentum

With social media-inspired trades finally making a comeback, these Reddit stocks to watch could intrigue hardened speculators.

7 Stocks Setting Up for a Major Short Squeeze

Redditors pioneered a major short squeeze in 2020, setting up for breakouts in these seven short squeeze stocks in 2022.

7 Stocks Taking a Hit From Tech Layoffs 2022

Even the most promising companies and sectors occasionally suffer droughts. Tech layoffs are hitting that sector quite hard right now.

5 Companies Most at Risk of Biden’s Stock Buyback Tax

A 1% stock buyback tax may seem like nothing to worry about. Cost of doing business, right? Still, this bill stands to be a negative for companies using shares repurchases as a means to maximize investor returns. For example, with these seven stocks. In the case of each one, a stock buyback tax could put a drag on future returns.

Rating 3 of Goldman Sachs’s Top Growth Stock Picks

Two of Goldman Sachs's three top growth stock picks profiled in this article are currently good stocks to buy.

4 Hot Stocks That Indicate Meme Mania Is on the Rise

While some analysts and investors are labeling a slate of companies, primarily financial firms based in Hong Kong, the new hot stocks, others are warning that retail investors are again executing short squeezes on vulnerable companies and implementing time worn pump-and-dump schemes.

3 Stock Winners and Losers of Biden’s Inflation Reduction Act

The House of Representatives passed the Inflation Reduction Act on Aug. 12. Here are stock winners and losers from the bill.

Get Ready to Shell Out for the ‘iPhone Killer’

So far, Big Tech's VR has disappointed. Enter Apple, whose forthcoming VR device will make AAPL one of the best metaverse stocks to buy.

7 Retail Stocks Reporting Earnings the Week of August 15

Retailers are expected to bring in difficult numbers for the second quarter though as they directly feel the impact of inflation and any slowdown in consumer spending.