Something Big That Always Happens Right Before The Official Start Of A Recession Has Just Happened

economyWhat you are about to see is major confirmation that a new economic downturn has already begun.  Last Friday, the government released the worst jobs report in six years, and that has a lot of people really freaked out. 
NYSE:DIA June 7, 2016 11:57am

Why Silver Represents A Historic Investment Opportunity Right Now

silver 600X300When panic and fear dominate financial markets, gold and silver both tend to rapidly rise in price.  We witnessed this during the last financial crisis, and it is starting to happen again.  Because I am the publisher of a website, I am often asked about gold and silver when I do interviews. 
NYSE:GDX March 21, 2016 4:15pm

2015 Was The Worst Year For The Stock Market Since 2008

bearbull1It’s official – 2015 was a horrible year for stocks.  On the last day of the year, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was down another 178 points, and overall it was the worst year for the Dow since 2008.  But of course the Dow was far from alone. 
NYSE:DIA January 4, 2016 3:24pm

The Six Too Big To Fail Banks In The U.S. Have 278 TRILLION Dollars Of Exposure To Derivatives

banksThe very same people that caused the last economic crisis have created a 278 TRILLION dollar derivatives time bomb that could go off at any moment.  When this absolutely colossal bubble does implode
NYSE:FAS April 13, 2015 9:55pm

5 U.S. Banks Each Have More Than 40 Trillion Dollars In Exposure To Derivatives

banksWhen is the U.S. banking system going to crash?  I can sum it up in three words.  Watch the derivatives.  It used to be only four, but now there are five "too big to fail" banks in the United States that each have more than 40 trillion dollars in exposure to derivatives.
NYSE:FAS September 24, 2014 5:29pm

Previous Corporate Hoarding Of Cash May Soon Become A Big Positive

Wall streetSy Harding: For a number of years politicians and analysts have bemoaned the fact that U.S. corporations were hoarding cash to an unprecedented degree, refusing to invest it for future growth
NYSE:DIA January 19, 2013 1:20pm

Economic Collapse: This Bubble Is Going To Burst No Matter Which Political Party Wins (SDS, FAZ, TZA, FAS, DOG)

Michael Snyder: Most people just assume that since things have always been a certain way that they will always be that way in the future.  Most people just have blind faith that the people running our government and our financial system know exactly what they
NYSE:FAS September 5, 2012 11:51am

The 5 Questions You Need to Ask Your Financial Advisor Right Now (SPY, INDEXSP:.INX)

Keith Fitz-Gerald: If you have a financial advisor you need to read this-especially if you are one of the 99%. That's everybody who isn't a gazillionaire. You may know a few people who fit this bill.
NYSE:SPY June 8, 2012 1:04pm

The Next Financial Crisis: Too Big To Fail Banks Continue To Grow In Size (XLF, FAS, SKF, C, BAC, MS, BAC, GS)

Michael Snyder:  The Democrats, the Republicans and especially Barack Obama promised that something would be done about the too big to fail banks so that they would never again be a threat to

NYSE:FAS April 17, 2012 9:36pm

Investing: 5 Ways To Make 2012 Your Best Year Ever (SPY, DIA, VGK, FXI, MCD, KMP)

Keith Fitz-Gerald: I hear it everywhere I go. I'll start investing again... ...when the debt problem is fixed.
NYSE:DIA February 3, 2012 10:33pm

The Launch Of A Municipal Fund Marks Another Step Forward For The Market In New Closed-End Funds

bonds"The launch of a municipal fund by Nuveen Investments LLC marks another step forward for the market in new closed-end funds
ETF BASIC NEWS September 28, 2009 12:48pm

How To Choose The Right ETF For Your Portfolio

investing"There are a number of things to check to avoid losses, says Meenakshi Subramaniam. It's a close cousin of the mutual fund. Nevertheless, it provides the thrill of stocks, too. The exchange traded fund (ETF), the most exciting investment
ETF BASIC NEWS August 25, 2009 11:55am

Investors Turn To Exotic Investments As Buy And Hold Is Dead

buy-and-hold-signBuy and hold has been a thing of the past lately.  Investors have seen their 10 year returns vanish in thin air.   Market volitilty and trading will be the way of the future.  Investors now find themselves using ETF’s to trade with ease in the new market. 
ETF BASIC NEWS July 8, 2009 9:36am

Invest In Everything With Exchange Traded Funds “ETF’s”

exchange-traded-fundsCharles Rotblut from Reports "Why limit your investment options when you can own a little of everything?  Exchange-Traded Funds (aka ETFs) make it real easy to diversify across a wide range of investments.
ETF BASIC NEWS June 20, 2009 11:03am

The Most Expensive ETFs You’ll Never Need

dollar-signExchange-traded funds (ETFs) have been one of the fastest-growing investment products in recent years,attracting millions of investors with their trading flexibility and low expenses. But as more and more of these funds are rushed to market, expenses on some ETFs have begun to creep upward. In fact, some ETFs now charge more than many actively managed mutual funds. Why are some of these funds so expensive? Forecast: rising expenses Using Morningstar's online screening tool, you can find dozens of ETFs that clock in with huge expense ratios of 0.95% or more. With many active funds charging 1% or less, these ETFs seem more costly than they should be. 
ETF BASIC NEWS June 8, 2009 4:39pm

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