Three plays for the third quarter

The health care sector is often a sleepy performer but in this market turmoil it may prove to be one of the areas of not only safety in the third quarter – but growth. The third quarter could be a turbulent time, after the worst first half for stocks since 1970. As investors fear rampant … Read more

Michael Burry of ‘The Big Short’ reveals a bet against Apple

“The Big Short” investor Michael Burry had a bet against tech giant Apple in the first quarter, a regulatory filing showed. Burry, one of the first investors to call and profit from the subprime mortgage crisis, owned 2,060 put contracts of Apple at the end of the first quarter, according to filings. Each options contract … Read more

These are the stocks to own if a recession hits, Citi says

Citi has named a raft of stocks it thinks will do well if a recession comes to town.