Traders Get It Wrong With Central Bank Call in Japan

Japanese equities rallied and the yen suddenly sold off as punters who predicted the end of easy money in Japan had their fingers singed.

Tesla, Nvidia Prop Up Nasdaq While We Await Key Price, Retail Data

The producer price index and retail sales in the morning should cause a market reaction -- and here's why bad news right now is a good thing.

As China Opens, ETFs Open Up Your Investing Options

The flexibility of the ETF structure gives you several ways to either sidestep Chinese opportunities amid the emerging markets or play them as you see fit. Here are some options.

3 Ways to Use Sentiment as an Investing Tool

If making money in markets is easy, be alert for a change in trend.

You Can Take Many Routes When You're Stuck in 'Neutral'

As we're neither here nor there (but a bit greedy and pessimistic), here are my positions on stocks, credit and rates.

FXI and Alibaba Show the Chinese Recovery Has Reached an Inflection Point

I tend to doubt that a U.S. investor is going to exert much influence over a Chinese firm.

Amid Overbought and Frothy Market, I'm Watching These 6 Stocks

Several small-cap names are developing nicely -- but some of the moves are simply a result of the 'January Effect.'

Fixating Only on Market Gain Can Lead to Plenty of Portfolio Pain

Many traders and investors worry about fear of missing out, but many lack a healthy fear of losing money, which can be even more valuable.

How Do You Trade Pfizer If It's in a Downtrend?

Here's what the charts show.

There's Nothing Pretty About Volatile Goldman Sachs: Here's What to Watch For

We have thought GS cheap for years. While the stock rallied significantly into mid-year 2021, it has done little since.