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Bonds: 90% Of You Are Herding
Article By: Gary Tanashian
Tuesday, December 6, 2016 10:26 AM EST
90% (my low-balled estimate) of you, the investing public, are herding when it comes to the bond market.
In this article: TYX Also: IEF, TLT
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Will The Fed Initiate A (Mini) Crisis?
Article By: Independent Trader
Monday, December 5, 2016 5:21 AM EST
Today’s world is indebted at the scale never seen before, especially when we add debt on all levels – government, corporate and private. Every increase of the interest rate makes debt servicing more expensive.
In this article: GLD, UDN
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The Best 5 Stock Market Sectors As 2017 Kicks Off
Article By: Taki Tsaklanos
Sunday, December 4, 2016 7:59 PM EST
We follow more than 50 sectors in the U.S. stock market, and we selected the most promising stock market sectors as 2017 kicks off. We use sector ETFs for this type of analysis.
In this article: FIW, KRE
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Take A Ride On The Bearish Bond Train?
Article By: Brad Zigler
Friday, December 2, 2016 2:04 PM EST
Interest rates are forecast to rise across the board.
In this article: TBF, TLT
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The Long-Term Investing Myth
Article By: Lance Roberts
Monday, November 28, 2016 7:33 AM EST
Investing is not a competition. There are no prizes for winning but there are severe penalties for losing.
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Eight Italian Banks To Fail: Renzi Seeks Scapegoat
Article By: Mish Shedlock
Monday, November 28, 2016 4:30 AM EST
Up to eight of Italy’s troubled banks risk failing if prime minister Matteo Renzi loses a constitutional referendum next weekend and ensuing market turbulence deters investors from recapitalising them, officials and senior bankers say.
In this article: EWI
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A Spread Of Top-Ranked ETFs For Thanksgiving And After
Article By: Zacks Investment Research
Tuesday, November 22, 2016 3:08 PM EST
We are just three days away from Thanksgiving Day, which kicks off holiday season. Americans join extended families and give thanks for the good things they have in life.
In this article: PSCD, BJK, PEJ, RCD, RTH, FDIS, BITE Also: BBY, KSS, M, TGT, WMT, JCP
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How To Invest In Business Development Companies
Article By: Simply Safe Dividends
Friday, November 4, 2016 12:15 PM EST
BDCs are high risk and are not for low risk investors seeking steady and steadily rising dividends.
In this article: MAIN, TCAP, KCAP, ARCC
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Rough Seas Ahead For The Turkish Economy
Article By: Stratfor
Wednesday, November 2, 2016 2:04 PM EST
Turkey's economy appears to be entering a difficult period. At this point, the only way for it to regain its balance would be either through an influx of foreign investment capital.
In this article: TUR
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Earnings Magic Exposed
Article By: Michael Lebowitz
Wednesday, October 26, 2016 9:17 AM EST
Since the beginning of the current quarter 76% of the 113 S&P 500 companies that have released earnings results have exceeded expectations. Unfortunately, few investors are paying attention to the measurement tool.
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3 Risks That Could Derail Your Retirement Plan
Article By: Ron DeLegge
Monday, October 24, 2016 8:17 PM EST
Even those who have been diligent savers throughout the years, carefully investing their money, they could face catastrophic situations that derail their ability to live a comfortable retirement. Let’s examine a few of them.
In this article: BND, TIPS, VTWNX, GLD, SHY
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The Brave New World Of Integrated Fiscal And Monetary Stimulus
Article By: ValueWalk
Sunday, October 23, 2016 5:04 AM EST
Activists have historically avoided Real Estate Investment Trusts due to their complicated organizational and ownership structures, focusing instead on better known industries.
In this article: FCEB
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7 Drug Stocks To Consider As Biosimilars Pick Up Pace
Article By: Arpita Dutt
Thursday, October 20, 2016 1:53 PM EST
Interest in biosimilars has picked up as Pfizer announced its plans to launch a biosimilar version of JNJ’s blockbuster drug, Remicade.
In this article: TEVA, BIIB, MNTA, MRK, NVS, AMGN, PFE
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Trends In The Saudi Arabian Economy: Rebound Imminent
Article By: Anyoption
Thursday, October 20, 2016 9:56 AM EST
Plunging oil prices may be perceived as a boon to consumers, but they are destructive to national economies relying on crude oil as their primary export. One such country is Saudi Arabia.
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Canada’s High Debt Levels Pose Risk To Financial Stability
Article By: ValueWalk
Monday, October 10, 2016 12:11 PM EST
Is Canada’s high debt a worry? With its household debt-to-GDP ratio remaining the highest in G7 and with its large current account deficit, Canada looks more vulnerable to disruptions to global capital flows.
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Commodity Update: Is The Summer Slump Over?
Article By: Jeff Desjardins
Tuesday, October 4, 2016 3:06 PM EST
In Q3, commodities as a whole entered a “summer slump”, returning -5.7% as measured by the GSCI (Goldman Sachs Commodity Index).
In this article: CORN, NINI, SOYB, URA, WEAT, PALL, GLD, JJC, KOL, OIL, PPLT, SLV, UNG, USO
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