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Tuesday, November 22, 2022

It Ain't Over Till It's Over

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Today in Empire Financial Daily, our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin – founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics – is back to explain why investors should be cautious about the recent bear market rally... We just saw a surge of optimism in the markets... The latest inflation report came out earlier this […]

Thursday, November 17, 2022

Don't Become Your Own Worst Enemy

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Continuing with more insights from Marc Chaikin – the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics – we're sharing another essay from Marc about core the component of his investment philosophy... and his "Power Gauge system." Here's Marc... In his classic essay, 'The Loser's Game,' author Charles D. Ellis compared investing with a […]

Wednesday, November 16, 2022

I'm Thankful for the Bright Spots in This Market

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: If you've been following Empire Financial Daily over the past week, you'll recognize our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin, the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics... We've recently been sharing insights from Marc about how his "Power Gauge" system helps him find the best investing opportunities in any market. Today, we're sharing […]

Monday, November 14, 2022

Using the Best Data Can Give You an Edge Like Nothing Else

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Today in Empire Financial Daily, we're sharing more insights from our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin, the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics... As regular readers know, after decades of experience on Wall Street, Marc now shares his "Power Gauge" with individual investors to find winning stock ideas. In today's essay, he […]

Saturday, November 12, 2022

The Everyday Investor's No. 1 Secret Weapon

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Today in the Weekend Edition of Empire Financial Daily, Marc Chaikin – the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics – picks up where he left off on the breakdown of his "Power Gauge" system... I'm a visual person, so I've always liked charts... But back in the 1960s, my branch manager at […]

Thursday, November 10, 2022

The Secret Sauce Behind the 'Power Gauge'

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Continuing with a series on how his "Power Gauge" tool works, Marc Chaikin – founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics – is back in today's Empire Financial Daily to pull back the curtain... When I first started on Wall Street, we hadn't yet landed on the moon... That was a long time […]

Wednesday, November 9, 2022

Why My Wife's 401(k) Ended My Retirement

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Regular Empire Financial Daily readers will remember our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin, the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics... Marc worked on Wall Street for decades as a trader, broker, and analyst – personally developing analytical tools and indicators that some of the Street's biggest firms and traders across the globe […]

Saturday, September 24, 2022

This Market Requires 'Perfect' Stocks

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Today, we're featuring insights from our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin... As regular readers know, Marc is the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics. Previously, he worked on Wall Street for 40 years as a trader, broker, and analyst... where he personally developed many analytical tools and indicators for traders and advisors […]

Friday, September 2, 2022

Today's Stock-Picker's Market Is a Good Thing for You

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Continuing with the series of insights from our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics here at Empire Financial Daily this week, founder Marc Chaikin is back to explain how investors need to stay vigilant in the coming weeks... Folks, I don't mean to be overly dramatic... But the narratives driving the market are rapidly changing […]

Wednesday, August 31, 2022

Six Recent 'Bullish' Sectors Signal a Market Shift

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Today in Empire Financial Daily, we're sharing an essay from our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin... After 40 years on Wall Street as a trader, stockbroker, analyst, and head of the options department for a major brokerage firm, Marc founded our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics. During his time on Wall Street, he developed […]

Tuesday, August 9, 2022

This Oil Price Story Stinks

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Regular Empire Financial Daily readers are familiar with our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin... Marc is the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics. With decades of experience on Wall Street, he developed computerized stock selection models and technical indicators that have become industry standards, and he pioneered the first real-time analytics workstation […]

Saturday, April 16, 2022

The 'Rolling Crash' Is Here

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Regular Empire Financial Daily readers will recognize Marc Chaikin's name... Marc is the founder of our sister company, Chaikin Analytics. He's a living legend on Wall Street, having created a series of proprietary stock indicators that some of Wall Street's biggest firms and traders all over the world rely on regularly. Today, Marc […]

Saturday, April 9, 2022

The 'Big Picture' in Stocks Isn't Good Enough

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: In today's Weekend Edition of Empire Financial Daily, our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin – the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics – is back... Last week, we shared insights from Marc about how important it is to rely on the right data... and how that led him to create his "Power […]

Saturday, April 2, 2022

Using the Best Data Can Give You an Edge Like Nothing Else

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: In today's Weekend Edition of Empire Financial Daily, we're turning to our friend and colleague Marc Chaikin, the founder of our corporate affiliate Chaikin Analytics... Marc spent decades on Wall Street – working as a trader, stockbroker, analyst, and head of the options department for a major brokerage firm. He developed computerized stock […]

Saturday, May 29, 2021

The Tool You Need to Finally Get an Edge on Wall Street

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Today, we're bringing you the second part of Chaikin Analytics founder Marc Chaikin's conversation with Stansberry Research managing editor Corey McLaughlin. Marc built his "Power Gauge" system using everything he learned during his career on Wall Street. And in the second installment of this interview, he shows Corey several examples of his indicators […]

Friday, May 28, 2021

What I Learned From Looking Over Wall Street's Shoulders

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Over the next two days, we're taking a break from our normal fare to share a conversation between Marc Chaikin – founder of our newest corporate affiliate, Chaikin Analytics – and Stansberry Research managing editor Corey McLaughlin. As regular Empire Financial Daily readers know, decades ago, Marc created a series of proprietary stock […]

Thursday, May 27, 2021

Do You Use the Best Data Available?

By Marc Chaikin

► 'You're not really going to only rely on the firm's research, are you?' It was 1966. I had just landed a position as a broker. And at the time, I really did think my own firm's research would be plenty for me and my clients. A member of the "old guard" had pulled me […]

Wednesday, May 26, 2021

The Untold Side of the GameStop Story

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Last week, we introduced you to Marc Chaikin, the founder of our newest sister company, Chaikin Analytics. In 2011, he created the Power Gauge system for finding the best opportunities in stocks, and it has become one of the best ways for individual investors to level the playing field. In today's essay, Marc […]

Saturday, May 22, 2021

The Everyday Investor's No. 1 Secret Weapon

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: For this week's Weekend Edition of Empire Financial Daily, we're turning again to quantitative analyst Marc Chaikin. Marc worked on Wall Street for 40 years as a trader, broker, and analyst. He personally developed many analytical tools and indicators for traders and advisors that are still heavily used on Wall Street. But today, […]

Thursday, May 20, 2021

The Secret Sauce Behind the 'Power Gauge'

By Marc Chaikin

Editor's note: Yesterday, we introduced readers to quantitative analyst Marc Chaikin. And in today's Empire Financial Daily, Marc continues the discussion of how his "Power Gauge" tool works... When I first started on Wall Street, we hadn't yet landed on the moon... That was a long time ago. And I've learned a lot along the […]

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Herb Greenberg

Herb Greenberg is a senior editor at Empire Financial Research. Previously, he was the co-founder of Pacific Square Research and Greenberg Meritz Research & Analytics – both independent, short-biased investment research firms. Greenberg spent more than 40 years as a financial journalist at some of the country's leading newspapers, websites, and broadcast media, where he covered almost every industry. He served as senior stocks commentator at CNBC and was financial correspondent at the Chicago Tribune. He also spent 10 years as the daily business columnist for the San Francisco Chronicle, during which time he started his five-year run as Fortune's monthly Against the Grain columnist and was the morning business reporter for San Francisco's KRON-TV. When the Internet and online media were still emerging, Greenberg was one of the first mainstream journalists to make the shift online, when he became senior columnist at TheStreet. He later shifted to the same role at MarketWatch. When Dow Jones bought out MarketWatch, he added a weekend investor column for the Wall Street Journal to the mix. Earlier in his career, Greenberg was a reporter at Crain's Chicago Business and a business reporter for the St. Paul Pioneer Press. He also spent a year as an analyst at a risk arbitrage firm. Greenberg holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Miami and completed the Herbert J. Davenport Fellowship at the University of Missouri.

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