Using Google Trends to Identify Investment Opportunities

For those that have read Peter Lynch’s “One Up on Wall Street”, I think you’ll find some value in using Google Trends as valuable tool when making investment decisions. Just a little background on Lynch: -Lynch was head of Fidelity Magellan Fund from 1977 till 1990 -During his tenure he averaged 29.2% annual returns -He … More Using Google Trends to Identify Investment Opportunities

Update #3 – Black Friday and Cyber Monday Trends

Just to reiterate, my conviction was that sales numbers for the Black Friday for a few mentioned retailers: Walmart, Amazon and Best Buy would come in lower in comparison to Black Friday 2012. Google Trends confirmed this as the current search volumes for the aforementioned retailers were significantly lower than Black Friday 2012 search volumes, … More Update #3 – Black Friday and Cyber Monday Trends