Christopher Versace writes the "Growth & Dividend Report" newsletter and "PowerOptions Trader" trading service, which both use a thematic investing perspective that ties in economics, demographics, psychographics, technology and more. He's also the portfolio manager of The Thematic Growth Portfolio and a contributor to Real Money Pro and FOXBusiness.
Recent Articles By The Author
MGM Reaches Tentative Contract Settlement; Apple Developers Conference Opening
The tentative resolution of MGM's contract dispute in Las Vegas is a positive sign. Apple conference likely to focus on software.
The Week Ahead: What to Watch in Key Jobs, Spending and Earnings Reports
It is jam-packed four days as we shut the books on May and move into the last month of the second quarter.
Costco Looks Good for Income Investors as Consumers Become More Frugal
Higher gas prices and interest rates could hurt U.S. disposable income, but would help warehouse retailer COST boost its dividend.
Real Money Deep Dive: U.S. Firms Playing Catch-Up With China on Mobile Payments
China dominates mobile payments in emerging markets, but there's room for rivals. Here are the U.S. firms to watch.
Why More Companies Might Issue 'Special Dividends' Soon
Firms flush with cash from the new U.S. tax cuts could make one-time payments to shareholders.
I'm Reaffirming My $200 Apple Price Target On Tuesday's Good Results
The naysayers were proven wrong.
Apple Earnings and Conference Call: What to Expect and the Potential Reaction
As important as the iPhone story is, investors are also focusing on Apple's capital return program.
The Week Ahead: Key Earnings, Data and, Oh, a Fed Rate Decision. Welcome to May
If you thought last week was busy, hang onto your hats.