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Here’s Why All Investors Should Own Some Small Cap Stocks

penny stocksFrom Grant Wasylik: Far too many investors ignore small-cap stocks, and that's more likely than not to hurt their portfolio's returns.
NYSE:IWM August 24, 2016 9:28am

May Trade Deficit Up 3.8B From Revised April

wall-street-etfJill Mislinski:  The U.S. International Trade in Goods and Services, also known as the FT-900, is published monthly by the Bureau of Economic Analysis with data going back to 1992. The monthly reports include revisions that go back several months.
NYSE:DIA July 6, 2016 11:04am

The S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average and NASDAQ Composite Since Their 2000 Highs

wall streetDoug Short:  This update is a response to a standing request from a couple of sources that we also share with regular visitors to our Advisor Perspectives pages.

Throw Out Your Stock Market ‘Event Risk’ Playbook

investDavid Fabian:   It seems like every time you turn on the financial media that they are talking about a playbook for some upcoming crisis or event.  That may include the FOMC meeting, BREXIT vote, presidential election, gold manipulation, options expiration, currency upheaval, economic data, etc…
NYSE:DIA June 16, 2016 12:15pm

Why Mutual Funds Are NOT Facing Extinction

mutualfundDavid Fabian:  I recently came across an interesting article from Matt Turner over at Business Insider on how Mutual Funds Are Facing Extinction
NYSE:DIA June 7, 2016 12:40pm

History Says A Big Move Is Coming For Stocks

wall-street-etfChris Ciovacco:  The chart of the NYSE Composite Stock Index below shows equities have been indecisive since the second half of 2013.
NYSE:DIA May 16, 2016 3:36pm

Stocks Have Gone Sideways While Earnings Have Tanked

bearbull1Chris Ciovacco:  If stocks are driven by earnings, then it would be logical to assume that during a period of sideways action in equity prices that earnings would also remain basically unchanged.
NYSE:DIA April 11, 2016 3:00pm

Russell 2000 ETF Faring Worse Than Other Index ETFs

new etfsRick Pendergraft:  Generally when I look at an index in this space it is the S&P 500, but that doesn’t mean I don’t look at other indexes. Looking through scans and charts last night, one index ETF jumped out at me, as it has fared much worse than the other index ETFs.
NYSE:DIA April 5, 2016 4:32pm

Why You Should Drop Politics From Your Investment Portfolio

donald trumpDavid Fabian:  People tend to take their politics and religion seriously. That’s one of the reasons I try to avoid conversations in these topics because they often end in stalemates or “agree to disagree” type conclusions.
NYSE:DIA March 10, 2016 5:16pm

The Surprising New Impulse Low For The Russell 2000 ETF (IWM)

technical chart lookCorey Rosenbloom:  Just how low can this market go and how many more support levels can it break?
NYSE:IWM January 11, 2016 3:45pm

The Pattern of Russell 2000 ETF Is Concerning

ETFsRick Pendergraft:   Back in November I wrote about the iShares Russell 2000 ETF (NYSEARCA:IWM) and how the ETF was facing resistance in the way of the $119.50 area. The area had been the site of former support and looked primed to serve as resistance on any attempt to rally back up.
NYSE:IWM January 6, 2016 4:45pm

Investing Opportunities As Central Banks Diverge

opportunityAs the Fed prepares for a rate hike, the ECB is pursuing more easing. This divergence has several implications for investors. Russ explains.
NYSE:IWM December 7, 2015 5:04pm

Small Cap ETFs Should Be On Your Black Friday Buy List

Black FridayMichael Fabian: Examining the markets over the last several months, it comes as no surprise that the recovery in equities has been a bit lopsided from a capitalization perspective. 
NYSE:IWM November 25, 2015 4:07pm

Is The S&P 500’s 200-Day Providing Some Insight?

bearbull1Chris Ciovacco:   The S&P 500’s 200-day moving average is commonly used to track long-term trends. All things being equal, the stock market bulls prefer the S&P 500 to remain above the 200-day.
NYSE:DIA November 10, 2015 4:22pm

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