Use CFTC SmartCheck to verify that the company or person you’re about to give your credit card to is properly registered and in good standing, advises Dan Rutherford of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission.
The swing method reduces your risk by having the market and sector forces on your side before you trade. It will allow you to stack the odds in your favor, writes Ziad Jasani of the Independent Investor Institute. Look for more Trader Lessons from our contributors every Friday.
The iShares High Yield Bond ETF (HYG) chart suggests a neutral trend that should allow investors to profit from the level of interest income with limited downside risk over the next several months, asserts Marvin Appel, MD, PhD, of Signalert Asset Management.
PowerShares Aerospace & Defense (PPA) has gained roughly 17 percent so far this year , significantly outstripping the S&P 500’s 10 percent rise, notes Scott Chan, editor of The Complete Investor.
Short-term insider sentiment (one-week) has moved into neutral territory from bullish territory last week. That said, when combined with the previous two-weeks (when short term sentiment was broadly bullish), the current outlook remains positive, says Stephen Biggar, editor of Argus Research.
ServiceNow (NOW) will probably never be a household name, but we’ve long thought of the company as an emerging blue chip in the software field, suggests Mike Cintolo, growth stock expert and editor of Cabot Growth Investor.
We’ve seen a lot of turbulence in the shares of Southwest Airlines (LUV) over the past few months. But I’m still 100% certain that this will be one of our best investments yet, says Briton Ryle, editor of The Wealth Advisory.
The uptrend in the EUR has held and the next risk is a new high – whether because of the Merkel re-election or because of doubts about U.S. growth and rates – or a bit of both., writes Bob Savage, CEO of Track Research in his Friday commentary.
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Nothing seems so clear to markets today other than higher rate risks – and yet the U.S. 10 year isn’t yet broken out, writes Bob Savage, CEO of Track Research in his Thursday commentary.
AMC Networks (AMCX) is a recommended stock in our model portfolio that has exhibited persistent weakness, down 7.1% month-to-date, explains Taesik Yoon, growth stock expert and editor of Forbes Investor.
American Shared Hospital Services (AMS) provides turnkey technology solutions for advanced radiosurgical and radiation therapy services, explains Bill Mathews, editor of The Cheap Investor.
My quest to position our model portfolio heavily in many high yield assets that pay out monthly has led me to recommend the Eaton Vance Enhanced Equity Income Fund II (EOS), explains income expert Bryan Perry, editor of Cash Machine.
With 867 million wireless subscribers, China Mobile (CHL) is the top dog in China’s telecom market and boasts the Mainland’s best network, suggests Roger Conrad, editor of Conrad's Utility Investor.
Here are eight specific things you have to think about and understand to prosper as a trader. CBOT veteran Jeff Wecker shares many other ideas for swing trading and day trading. Look for more Trading Lessons every Friday on MoneyShow.com.
Often a solid-looking signal turns into a false alarm, which requires standing down. When it becomes clear that an investment isn’t what we thought it would be, it’s wise to exit it promptly, asserts Jackie Ann Patterson of truthaboutetfrotation.com
Stefanie Kammerman, the Stock Whisperer, to tell you the Whisper of the Week: Comcast (CMCSA) and Energy Select Sector SPDR (XLE) in my weekly Thursday video and transcript.
Continue to trade largely from a bullish posture, but keep your stops tight. Don’t short this market, asserts Kerry Given, PhD, founder of Parkwood Capital and a co-founder of G&L Capital Management.
Stable rates suggest the markets are not worried about the impact of the Federal Reserve starting to unwind its $4.46 trillion balance sheet, which could potentially force long term rates higher, asserts Marvin Appel, MD, PhD, of Signalert Asset Management.
Trade Idea: FXI is at a critical juncture and it’s only a matter of time before Chinese equities follow Chinese growth lower. As long as FXI trades below $44.66, then you can initiate new short positions, suggests Landon Whaley of Focus Market Trader.
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