Sure, traders can make a fast profit. But many people following the money on Reddit with their Robinhood accounts are engaging in speculative, risky behavior. This isn’t long-term investing a la Warren Buffett and others.
So if you’re looking to generate solid returns in a longer-term portfolio — something you can depend on — then you need to do some good old-fashioned fundamental analysis to find stocks with solid growth potential that are trading at a reasonable price.
That’s why CNN Business runs a stock screen around Valentine’s Day to identify some of the stocks that you can count on year in and year out.
This year, we’ve found eight other stocks that should satisfy a sweet tooth for safety and stability.
Healthy demand from pandemic-era online shopping is good news for commercial real estate too. CBRE said last month that demand for industrial buildings of all sizes last year was higher than in 2019 but that the most activity was for so-called mega-distribution facilities of 1 million square feet or more used for e-commerce warehouses.
And isn’t a great night’s sleep the most precious commodity in these trying times?