Her interest in risky instruments and passion for writing made Kritika an analyst and financial journalist.
She earned her bachelor's degree in commerce and is currently pursuing the CFA program.
With her fundamental approach, she aims to help investors identify untapped investment opportunities.
Recession odds are rising due to the onslaught of aggressive rate hikes by the Fed. Healthcare is conventionally considered a defensive sector. Hence, we think Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), AbbVie (ABBV), and Bristol-Myers Squibb (BMY) might be solid buys now. Read on… Sep 7, 2022| 3:45pm
The Fed’s aggressive rate hikes and rising yields are creating bearish sentiments around the precious metals industry. Both gold and silver registered a poor performance last month. So, avoiding the precious metal ETFs VanEck Gold Miners (GDX) and iShares Silver (SLV) might be wise. Read more… Sep 7, 2022| 2:56pm
U.S social media ad sales have cooled since last year due to the inflationary backdrop. Moreover, with ad spending expected to slow down next year, we think the social media stocks Twitter (TWTR) and Snap (SNAP) might be avoided now. Read more… Sep 6, 2022| 4:52pm
Concerns about the Fed’s rate hikes and the slowing economy is clouding the markets. However, another solid job report came in for August, indicating the labor market’s strength. Amid this uncertain backdrop, we think these fundamentally sound stocks, Casey’s General (CASY), Flowers Foods (FLO), and TravelCenters of America (TA), might be ideal investments for the long term. Read more… Sep 2, 2022| 4:37pm
The stock market has been down following Fed Chair Jerome Powell’s Jackson Hole speech that signaled continued monetary policy tightening. We think in this current volatile backdrop, people planning their retirement savings in their 30s should invest in fundamentally sound dividend-paying stocks Pfizer (PFE) and Costco (COST). Read more… Sep 1, 2022| 4:55pm
The stock market has witnessed a sell-off lately on concerns over the Fed’s potential interest rate hikes. However, experts believe staying invested and avoiding short-term decisions could be wise. Fundamentally sound penny stocks Overseas Shipholding (OSG), Hill International (HIL), and ARC Document (ARC) might help garner substantial returns. Read more... Sep 1, 2022| 4:00pm
Stock market volatility is expected to persist as investors continue to worry about interest rate hikes, which are slowing the economy. However, as value stocks hold up well in inflationary situations, we think fundamentally sound stocks Rimini Street (RMNI), Overseas Shipholding (OSG), and DHI Group (DHX), which are trading at discounts to their peers, could be solid investments now. Read more… Aug 31, 2022| 2:51pm
The stock market has been facing significant turmoil due to aggressive rate hikes and recession concerns. As the stock market is expected to remain volatile in the near term, the hard-hit stocks Carnival Corporation (CCL) and Upstart Holdings (UPST) might be best avoided as they might drop even lower. Read more... Aug 30, 2022| 3:32pm
Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell’s recent Jackson Hole speech has warned investors of further monetary policy tightening. With the rising possibility of a recession and high volatility, we think these dividend-paying ETFs, Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE), SPDR S&P Dividend (SDY), and Vanguard Utilities (VPU), might be ideal for building your retirement account. Continue reading… Aug 30, 2022| 3:10pm
The Fed’s hawkish stance on inflation, along with other macroeconomic issues, has created substantial market volatility. However, it might be better to stay invested to reap long-term returns. To that end, fundamentally sound stocks Novo Nordisk (NVO), Centene (CNC), McKesson (MCK), Universal Logistics (ULH), and Sisecam Resources (SIRE) might be ideal additions to your portfolio now. These stocks are rated Strong Buy in our proprietary rating system. Read on… Aug 29, 2022| 4:20pm