Wise investors should stick with those equities and stay away from high-yielders with no protection, like the MLPs.
Apple is a great example of how near-zero interest rates help to keep equities near their highs.
Key indices show equities haven't fared too well since last October; now along comes a volatile start to the current month, so hold on.
Markets are at risk of ongoing balance sheet and risk reduction, where both stocks and bonds do poorly.
The Chinese want to buy more soybeans. The U.S. wants real change. Sounds like there's not a lot of common ground.
This combination of macro uncertainty combined with a market under technical pressure is going to make it very tough for the bulls to make progress.
With low price-to-earnings multiples, these stocks could be buys right now -- depending on your take on recession.
These guys are going to make a lot of money by moving to this route.
Trading range action will be a helpful first step for this stock market.
As these three big discount brokers move to commission-free trading on certain products, how will they make a profit? And are they now a buy?