Author Archives: Brian Nichols

Brian Nichols is the Founder and Editor-in-Chief of BNL Finance. Brian is also a contributor. For BNL Members, Brian heads the Stock Research and Stock Target services. Brian also founded the BNL Portfolio, where all trades and equity positions are tracked and presented to BNL Members. Prior to founding BNL Finance, Brian founded and managed a popular subscription-based research service called Tipping the Scale, where 100s of investors could access stock and market research along with investing ideas based on Brian’s own personal investment philosophy. Many of the same ideas and services that made Tipping the Scale successful are behind BNL’s Membership program, only better. Brian has published 1,000s of articles covering just about every industry of the market, and is the author of “Taking Charge With Value Investing (McGraw-Hill, 2012). He is known for calling bottoms and making great investments in stocks like XPO, RAD, S, FB, NFLX, AAPL, ACAD, PCYC, UA, DAL, JAZZ, and previously acquired companies like Santarus, Salix Pharmaceutucals, Questcor Pharmaceuticals, and King Digital among others. Brian’s BNL Portfolio was previously referred to as “TTS Portfolio” and “My Portfolio” on Seeking Alpha and Tipping the Scale. Brian can be reached at

March Madness: How To Play RAD, BAC Stock, & The S&P 500 (SPY) After Big Loss

After March Madness caused turmoil for the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY), BAC stock, and RAD stock, I examine how to play 20 different stocks.

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Why A Major S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) Collapse Is Nothing to Fear

Colin Cowherd talked the prospects of a correction every half-decade, saying we are due. Thanks to oil prices, the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA:SPY) is fine.

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Weekend Blitz: Valeant (VRX), Under Armour (UA), Rite Aid (RAD), TGTX & NOK Stock

Must read stories related to VRX stock, UA stock, RAD stock, TGTX stock, and NOK stock, along with details on a new service.

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Why Did Bill Ackman Sell Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:VRX) Stock At $11?

Bill Ackman may look like a joke now by selling VRX stock at $11. Investors need to consider why he walked away now from Valeant Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:VRX)

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What’s Next For TG Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:TGTX) Stock After $15?

TGTX stock has soared 50% since we said “Buy”, and despite those gains, we will think TG Therapeutics Inc (NASDAQ:TGTX) is a great investment.

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Why Under Armour Inc (NYSE:UA) Stock Is Finally A Good Buy

After calling UA stock a Sell since $45, Under Armour (NYSE:UA) (NYSE:UAA) is finally a good investment, still could be next Nike (NYSE:NKE).

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Why Netflix, Inc (NASDAQ:NFLX) Is Poised to Follow Walt Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) ESPN

Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) is headed down the same road as Walt Disney’s (NYSE:DIS) ESPN, and unfortunately that does not bode well for NFLX stock owners.

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