I think the yield curve scare is noise.
Financials and energy ETFs aren't faring well in the current environment, but there still is a way to make money on them.
I would be less than surprised if we see a rally tomorrow on 'turnaround Tuesday'.
The gold ETF GLD could surprise on the upside this year.
The solar group action is a good sign for stock pickers.
The trio to keep an eye on are U.S.-China trade talks, business investment and political rhetoric.
After Tuesday's rally, the total put/call ratio hit 75% -- the lowest reading since April 12, and remember, that month we had nearly three more weeks of rallying.
The logical short-term rally endpoint for gold and the miners is the Fed rate announcement.
India's state-owned enterprises saw share prices soar in the run-up to this year's elections, but recent reforms stalled momentum, so play Indian equities instead.
Crude oil is hanging around $60 a barrel mid-summer with no real demand uptick coming on.
A cannabis-related REIT soared 172% in the first half of the year while a cloud services provider was up 53%, with more gains expected.
This is how I'd play things right now.
The battle lines are clear.
Look for the VIX to back off as we enter earnings season.
We're seeing a similar story to Micron play out although Samsung seems a few months behind in the cycle.
There have been strong reactions across the board to positive trade news, with the indices higher, the dollar stronger, bonds weaker and precious metals down.
Trump and Xi Jinping met at the G-20 and agreed to meet and continue talks further, but nothing else was said.
As good charts can turn bad and vice-versa, we should look to sets of indicators to chart the market's movements -- and the indicators didn't change drastically from Friday's action.
This portfolio is built to hold up in any market, throw off a steady 8% dividend and pay monthly dividends, to boot.
Top picks among mining and precious metals stocks and funds.
The recent upside breakout in gold is likely telling us something important about where we want to be invested right now.
Two of them are brand new.
The risk is that the chief design officer's departure will cause technical issues in Apple's chart.
There are four things that are favoring energy stocks right now.
Cash is king from a risk vs. reward perspective.
The only effective way to deal with a bear market is to prepare for it ahead of time.
Investors have shown an increasing interest in ESG Investing. These top investment vehicles emphasize strong business operations and social responsibilities.
Takeover action in biotech and speculative interest in small caps kept things interesting during an otherwise sleepy Monday, as everyone awaits Wednesday's Fed decision.
The more I look at this market worldwide, the more I think bonds are going to rally.
Plus an update on my SPX and Nike plays.