Fortune Investors Guide 2016
Today we came across Fortune’s magazine investor’s guide 2016. Fortune Investors Guide 2016 is full of great investment ideas. Some people would like to plan their trading decision in advance. Here are some insights from a variety of financial experts.
To read a full extract from the Fortune magazine click here.
Basically, the index S&P 500 has been flat for the first time in 25 years. There should be some opportunities in 2016. The hedge funds did not do better than the index.
The airline industry is much healthier than at the turn of 2008. Consolidation and margins have changed the whole industry. Planes used to be 30% to 40% empty. Now they are fully booked and they are flying more paying customers than ever before. Although the margins have improve by 45% and that most airlines are now making a profit their stocks did not follow. Here are a few stocks to investigate further in 2016:
U.S. Global Jets ETF
In 2016, many drug approvals will make the news headlines. Merck and Biogen have many new drugs pending approvals. Here are a few hand picks for 2016:
Health Care Select SPDR
Some companies are bonded for a rebound. Their stocks were damaged badly in 2015 and should come back in 2016. Dupont is a money machine and made $3.6 billions in net income in 2014. Sales have been improving but the stock plunges 9%. The stock should come back in 2015-2016. Volkswagen has lost 40% of it value because of the clean emission scandal. We now know that the statements about this scandal were overblown. The Volkswagen brand should come back. The settlements are well planned as well. Wynn Resorts which runs a lot of Casinos in Las Vegas lost more than 58% in 2015. Macau company’s assets are now worth more than $5.1 billions and growing steadily. The stock may double in the next year.
The world of finance is already banking on the Fed rising interest rates. Once again, most of the finance companies are well positioned to profit from this shift in monetary policy. Here are the best plays as per the investing guide:
SPDR S&P Bank ETF
The energy sector has seen the lowest Crude Oil Barrel price in a decade. OPEC has keep its production high to keep the prices low. These are the picks in the energy sector with a target barrel price of $60:
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If you looked at Twitter, Facebook and Amazon it took them many years to get profitable. Google and MIcrosoft are the exceptions. They are the giants of the technology industry. The are huge in size and in profits. Google should once again make more profits this year and is developing new products on a regular basis. Microsoft shall reap new profits from its windows 10 product. Also the new surface 4 computer should be a success in 2016.
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