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Lou Whiteman

Lou Whiteman


Lou has followed the markets for more than two decades, developing extensive contacts including industry leaders, consultants, regulators, and labor representatives. He spends a lot of time these days focused on the industrials and financials. When not arguing on Twitter or writing about the markets, Lou spends his free time out in nature, complaining online about the Baltimore Orioles or Watford FC, or listening to early 1990s alt rock.

Recent articles

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Got $1,000? Here Are 3 EVs That Are Good Long-Term Bets

Investors interested in electric vehicles have more choices today than ever before. Here are three good ones.

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Why Astra Space Stock Rocketed Higher This Week

The company has a plan to try again to launch a test payload into orbit.

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Why Rocket Lab USA Stock Fell This Week

Investors are still trying to figure out how to value the latest space start-up to hit public markets.

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Why Spirit Airlines Stock Fell Today

Rising fuel costs could threaten the airline recovery.

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Why Delta Air Lines Stock Is Falling Today

Fuel costs are threatening to delay recovery.

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Why Astra Space Stock Is Rocketing Higher Today

A Wall Street analyst anticipates that sentiment around the company will shift in a positive direction.

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Why Shares of Columbia Banking System Are Down Today

Investors are disappointed by the terms of a blockbuster regional bank deal.

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Why MGM Resorts Stock Is Up Today

One Wall Street analyst is bullish on the company's recent moves.

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3 Stocks Immune to America's Port Crisis

Christmas might be in trouble. These companies aren't.

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Why Airlines Stocks Are Falling Today

Two analyst downgrades point to issues that could impact the entire sector.

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Why Gogo Stock Is Falling Today

Morgan Stanley thinks investors are underestimating competition on the horizon.


Under-the-Radar Aerospace Stocks

Do they make sense for your portfolio?

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Why Rocket Lab USA Stock Soared Higher in September

Investors are excited about the latest space start-up to hit public markets.

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Why Joby Aviation Stock Lost Altitude in September

A lot more shares could soon be available to trade.

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Why AeroVironment Shares Lost 15% in September

Quarterly results signaled an unwanted potential shift in the company's growth profile.

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3 Unstoppable Growth Stocks That Will Survive Economic Turmoil

These stocks are set up well to survive whatever comes our way.

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Why Wheels Up Stock Is Going Up Today

A Wall Street analyst begin coverage with an outperform.

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Why Azul Stock Is Up Today

The outlook for international travel is looking up.

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Why Airline Stocks Are Flying High Today

A Wall Street analyst sees upside from here for the airlines.

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Why Rocket Lab Shares Were Up Today

One Wall Street analyst is optimistic about the company's prospects.