Futures Contracts Don't Have to Be Scary

It is easy to become intimidated, but traders just need to deleverage.

Groupon or My Old Beanie Babies: Which One Gets a Bid First?

Even if it doesn't find a buyer, Groupon appears to offer a decent risk-reward.

11 Top High-Dividend-Yield ETFs for Income Investors

This list of high-yield-dividend-paying funds shows how payouts can make the difference between investing profitability or taking a loss.

The Fed Loves This Jobs Report, but Should Investors?

The central bank is in a new phase of monetary policy, but the market doesn't quite realize it yet.

Exposure to Feverish Biogen Should Give These 2 Biotech ETFs Booster Shots

First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund and iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF look like two ways to catch the rally in Biogen.

Novice Trade: SPY ETF

I like these to be worth double by Friday.

China's Market Jitters Make Me Jittery About Chinese Stocks

It's hard to predict movements in stocks in China, a job made even harder amid saber-rattling over tariffs and trade.

3 Promising Emerging-Market ETFs

These three funds seem well-positioned to take advantage of a growing overseas middle class.

Can Emerging Markets and European Stocks Shake Off Their Poor Performance?

The positive chatter is gone -- and there are plenty of excuses.

Novice Trade: TLT Treasury Bond ETF

Look for the ETF to be back to the lows by the end of next month.