Although it's been a dud of a performer in 2021, telehealth platform Teladoc Health (NYSE: TDOC) is a holding I fully expect to deliver 10X (or greater) returns by the time I'm ready to enjoy retirement. While some folks would opine that Teladoc was lucky to be in the right place at the right time when the pandemic struck, I'd contend that they're not looking at the bigger picture. For instance, in the six years leading up to the pandemic, Teladoc's average annual sales grew by 74%.
The direction of the February Comex gold futures contract into the close on Friday is likely to be determined by trader reaction to $1781.00.
Crude oil markets got absently hammered during the trading session on Friday, as a new variant of coronavirus coming South Africa has everybody panicking.