Earnings season is in full force and upcoming reports from Alphabet, Apple, Facebook and other tech giants mean it’ll be a pivotal week for the market. Join Investor’s Business Daily news editor Ed Carson and Alissa Coram, IBD’s multimedia content editor, as they discuss stocks set to capture Wall Street's attention and why market conditions are crucial when looking for the best stocks to buy.

Fri, Oct 22, 2021 · 12:00 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada) (GMT -4:00)
Alissa Coram
Multimedia Content Editor, Investor’s Business Daily
Alissa Coram is Multimedia Content Editor at Investor’s Business Daily, where she’s responsible for the creation of videos, podcasts and other multi-platform content relating to stocks and the market. She's covered all the biggest names on Wall Street, including executive interviews with DocuSign, Chipotle, Etsy, Crocs, PayPal, Shopify, Adobe and more for IBD’s “Investing Strategies” program. She also co-hosts IBD Live, a daily livestream with off-the-cuff stock analysis and market commentary for the first 90 minutes of trade. Coram holds degrees in finance and journalism from Southern Methodist University, graduating magna cum laude with university honors, business honors and journalism honors.
Ed Carson
News Editor, Investor’s Business Daily
Ed Carson has been News Editor at Investor's Business Daily for more than a decade, overseeing IBD's business, economics and political coverage, incorporating IBD stock analysis. He also writes a daily Stock Market Today column covering overnight market action and news. He is adept at stock analysis and market trends, including the impact of economic and geopolitical events on Wall Street. Prior to becoming News Editor, Carson worked on the New America, economics and markets teams. He has been at IBD since 1997. Carson graduated from the University of Oregon with a degree in economics.