Although headlines over the weekend suggested that the ransom malware that wreaked havoc around the world on Friday could get second wind on Monday when workers return to their desks, there was no sign Sunday night that Wall Street was even remotely concerned. Index futures were trading moderately higher, but not by enough to suggest DaBoyz were trying to distribute stock ahead of a possible Monday selloff. Although the broad averages look like they could use a rest, a FAANG-stock rampage has been making it very difficult for this to occur. I have higher targets outstanding for FB, AMZN, AAPL, NFLX and GOOG, and although subscribers hold a small put position in QQQ, we should resist the temptation to get in their way.
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