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Treasury TIPS Are Still a Bad Bet

TIPS just don't have the volatility to produce a big payoff, either in the breakeven or the resulting price action.

How to Allocate Your Income-Generating Assets Now

My 'Hopium/Doomium' model has stood the test of time.

Jim Cramer: 10 Potential Tops for All You Top Callers

Here are a bunch reasons to sell -- even if I don't believe in most of them.

Don't Go With the Flow: There Are Better Places to Invest Than High Yield

What I would rather invest in to get similar yields.

Clutch Market Performance, Quantitative Easing, Trading Essent: Market Recon

Economic growth in the U.S. has not slowed to the degree that many economists seemed to have pointed to early in the first quarter.

March Jobs Report: How to Interpret and Trade the Latest Numbers

From the Fed's perspective, wage growth doesn't matter anymore.

Positioning Ahead of the Trade Deal: Two Areas I Like, One I Don't

The potential U.S.-China trade deal remains the single biggest event facing the market.

Where Are the S&P 500 and Treasury Yields Headed? I've Got a Very Good Idea

I don't know why measured targets work so well. But they do.

Treasury Futures' Bearish Specs Finally Have Been Squeezed Out

Although the short squeeze wasn't as quick and swift as we thought it might be, it didn't disappoint in the end.

A Recession Is Coming, Which Should Make It Gold's Time to Shine

Gold has been a bad investment for several years, but it's time to consider adding hard assets to your portfolio with a recession imminent.

Desire for More Safety Is Evident in This Market

The good stock-picking that we've seen for a while has been drying up.

Why the 10-Year Treasury Bond Price May Have Peaked

The yield has been in a downward trend since early November of last year as price has increased.

The Perfect Anti-Yield Curve Inversion Trade

It does not look like this rally in Treasuries will last.

Fed at Center of Yield Curve Inversion and Falling Rates

When you hear someone say that a curve inversion 'predicts' a recession, what it really means is that bond traders are 'predicting' a Fed rate cut.

Sentiment Hasn't Shifted Yet

Friday's big decline hasn't sparked much of a change in investor sentiment so far.

Novice Trade: TLT Treasury Bond ETF

Here's a way to fade the bond move, which I believe is an overreaction.

When 3-Month and 10-Year Yields Invert, How Should Investors React?

This yield curve inversion has been a useful leading indicator of a recession, but what really matters is whether it is a signal we can profit from.

What Happened Friday and What's Next for the Stock Market

Markets where the Russell 2000 outperforms are healthier than those where it doesn't.

Jim Cramer: There Are More Negatives in Play in This Market Than the Yield Curve

Taken together they create a worrisome picture, one that can explain why it wasn't just the banks that fell on the inversion news.

Bears Think They've Finally Found This Market's Kryptonite

The question to ponder is whether the problem Friday is a longer-term issue or not.

This Yield Curve Inversion Is Scary, but Not the End of the World

If the entire inversion was because everyone was horrified by domestic economic data, I'd be extremely concerned, but much of it can be explained by other factors.

Gold Stocks Are Positive on a Negative Day: Here Are My 2 Favorites

While today's action isn't attractive, we were ripe for a little profit-taking.

There's an Historic Shift Going On at the Fed

All this dot plot tells us is that there is a large majority within the Fed that favors staying on hold.

It's Hard to Be Negative When the Market Is Trading This Way

The strength in bank stocks in front of the Fed meeting is an indication there isn't real concern about an inverted yield curve.

2019 Is the Year of the Debt Diet

Fear-mongering over risk of BBB credits was immensely exaggerated and hurt many people's returns.

Fed Decisions, Economic Forecasts, 6 Stock Moves: Market Recon

I would expect some tough sledding over the next day or two ahead of Wednesday's FOMC policy meeting.

Warren Buffett's Plan for His Wife's Inheritance Is a Must Read for Investors

The Oracle of Omaha's instructions for his wife's eventual inheritance offer some valuable lessons.

Jim Cramer: The Real Lesson of the 10-Year Bull Market Anniversary

Did the Fed aid Microsoft? No, Microsoft aided Microsoft. J&J aided J&J. Procter aided Procter.

An Ugly Jobs Report

In a declining market, yield will be your friend.

What the Jobs Report Means and How I'm Positioned

The 20,000 payroll gain is very suspect. I'm watching, but I want to see confirming evidence.