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Why You Should Reconsider Selling Stocks?

April 9th, 2014

bearbull21George Leong: I’m starting to receive more questions regarding the state of the stock market and whether it’s simply a bout of profit-taking or the set-up of a deeper stock market correction. Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:TNA, NYSE:TZA, NYSE:UWM

The Shift Toward Value Continues

April 7th, 2014

Wall streetSigns of  improving U.S. jobs growth sent U.S. stocks to a record high on Friday, but by the end of the day, the gains had faded, with some high-profile biotechnology and social media companies leading the downward charge. Read more…

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How To Monitor The Risk Of A Midterm-Election-Year Stock Correction

April 2nd, 2014

government americaChris Ciovacco: In an April 1 article, we cited two midterm election years, 1986 and 1994, as cases where assuming stocks would follow the accepted midterm correction script proved costly. Today, we will look at midterm election years that experienced Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

The Best Sectors For Growth In 2014

March 20th, 2014

manufacturing growthGeorge Leong: If you own some of the large-cap blue chip stocks on the Dow, it has not been a great year so far. Now, some of you may have thought that after the strong year for technology and small-cap stocks in 2013, the stock market may have been ready Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:XLK

ETF Investors Chase Risk Despite Defensive Signals

March 12th, 2014

new etfsDavid Fabian: One of the benefits of ETF investing is that the landscape is so transparent.  Every ETF investor knows exactly what they own at all times and you can get remarkable statistical data from a variety of online sources that track fund metrics. Read more…

NYSE:GLD, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:TLT, NYSE:USMV, NYSE:UWM

5 Most Liquid ETFs Of 2014

March 10th, 2014

etfs etfsThough ETFs have been gaining immense popularity in recent years courtesy of their cost effectiveness, transparency, flexibility and tax efficiency, there are still a few misconceptions about the liquidity of the products. Generally, investors seek to trade Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:VXX

What To Do When Your 401(k) Doesn’t Offer ETFs

March 9th, 2014

etfsDavid Fabian: I often get asked by clients what the best options are for them to choose in their 401(k) when they are limited to a small subset of mutual funds.   Often times they want to participate Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:SPY

Finding A Foothold On The Wall Of Worry

March 5th, 2014

Wall streetDavid Fabian: It never ceases to amaze me how quickly stocks shrug off a potentially disastrous situation and turn it into a positive slingshot of additional strength.  The quick spike in tension between Ukraine and Russia has seemingly eased which catapulted Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:QUAL, NYSE:SYLD

Should You Dump Small Caps?

February 24th, 2014

smallcap: If you want to make money in the markets, small caps must be part of your portfolio. They outperform large caps over the long term and will add several percentage points to your overall return. But small caps are Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY

Small-Caps With The Biggest Dividends

February 13th, 2014

dividendsGeorge Leong: At the beginning of January, I was optimistic that 2014 would deliver some good results to the stock market. I suggested that small-cap stocks would also continue to return profits to investors after a wonderful 2013 as the economy Read more…

NYSE:IWM, NYSE:RWM

Our Outlook For Stocks In 2014

January 30th, 2014

2014David Trainer: The bull market received a bit of a scare last week as the S&P 500 fell almost 3%, the biggest single week loss since 2012. The market seems to have recovered this week, but a repeat of the 26% gain in 2013 doesn’t appear to be in the cards. Read more…

NYSE:IWM

Should You Stay In Stocks When Fed Finally Tapers?

December 6th, 2013

stock market tape: For me, trading has always revolved around economic fundamentals and stock market analysis. And if you’re like me, you’re getting somewhat irritated with the recent trading in the stock market by investors who seem more inclined Read more…

NYSE:IWM, TSE:VTI

2008-Like Plunge In Stocks Not Likely

December 2nd, 2013

bearbull21Chris Ciovacco: The table below puts some context around the impact of the Fed’s bond buying program. It tells us several billion dollars of freshly printed money will be pumped into the global financial system this week. The Fed’s actions greatly Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY, NYSE:XLE

Russell 2000 ETF Could Breakout Higher

November 27th, 2013

buyers and sellersMorpheus Trading: Leadership from the small cap index returned yesterday, with the Russell 2000 posting a 0.9% gain, as the S&P 500 and Dow Jones were basically flat. Read more…

NYSE:IWM

Is This Bull Market Still Intact?

November 22nd, 2013

bullish buyDavid Fabian: There is no denying the resilience of this stock market over the last year.  Every modest pullback is bought in earnest as investors throw caution to the wind and demonstrate a voracious appetite for stocks.  Read more…

NYSE:DIA, NYSE:IWM, NYSE:SPY




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