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David Sharek is stock portfolio manager and CEO of DavidSharek.com. David believes a company's profits ultimately drive the price of its stock. His book The School of Hard Stocks can be found on Amazon.com.

Facebook’s Pain is Google’s Gain

Facebook's under pressure for selling user data, and companies are reacting by pulling ads from that site, which is good news for Google (GOOGL).

Regeneron Needs a Blockbuster to Regain Momentum

Regeneron (REGN) stock has been on a steady slide down since last Summer, as investors grow show lack of faith in a future blockbuster.

Sherwin-Williams Still Looks Amazing

Sherwin-Williams (SHW) just went on a run from $100 to $400 over a span of six years. Even after that amazing run, the stock still looks amazing.

M&T Bank, I’m Sorry. Please Come Back.

I sold M&T Bank (MTB) before it went on a tear higher after Trump got elected. Now I'm sorry I sold, and am looking to get back in on a dip.

Amgen is Breaking Support After 0% Profit Growth

Last qtr, Amgen (AMGN) delivered 0% profit growth as it missed analyst estimates for the first time in 3 years. Today AMGN is breaking support.

Tax Reform Has Visa’s Profits Flying High

Tax reform took Visa's (V) profit growth from 17% to 26% last qtr as payment volume growth increased a solid 10%. But has V stock gone too high?

Amazon’s Destined to Decline After Parabolic Move

I think Amazon (AMZN) stock is destines to decline somewhat as it just completed a parabolic move. Also, FANG stocks have just gone from being leaders to laggards.

Sharek’s Hot Take on the Facebook Scandal

If you wanted Facebook (FB) stock, you would have already owned it. Also, annual profit growth is expected to slow from 46% last year to 18% this year. Here's my take on FB stock.

Experience the Future at McDonald’s Today

McDonald's (MCD) is making things happen in the restaurant world, with a fresh look, ordering kiosks and UberEats delivery. And now the stock is on a dip. Time to buy?

Commercial Cloud & LinkedIn Boosting Microsoft

Last qtr, Microsoft (MSFT) had 56% sales growth in its commercial cloud division. Wow. No wonder the stock is up 50% in a year. LinkedIn has also played a part in sales/profit growth.

Could Competition Hurt Paypal Stock?

Ebay has decided to allow customers to have more payment choices, which sent shares of Paypal (PYPL) lower. Is heightened competition a concern for PYPL stock?

Align’s Invisalign is Still Smoking Hot

Align Technology (ALGN) makes the Invisalign clear braces, which are red hot right now. Especially with teenagers. But after a run from $100 to $250 in a year, is ALGN too high?