Let's Prep Your Portfolio for 2020

From bonds to energy to emerging markets, an examination of what might be hot and what might not.

Follow the Money, Everything Else Is Just Noise

As long as central banks are pumping liquidity, it will continue to drive asset prices higher. Copper should be a beneficiary into the new year.

Don't Trash Junk Bonds: There's a Logic Behind Winning Their High Yields

Investing in these bonds requires a counter-intuitive approach, and reframing how you look at risk.

Is a U.S.-China Trade Truce Enough?

Perhaps so, as other factors such as lower interest rates and resolution of the Brexit issue serve as positive market forces.

2 Ways to Take Advantage of the Market's False Sense of Security

The complacency of too many market participants presents opportunity, including with an options play.

3 Major Events Will Provide Clarity to the Markets

Here are the mostly likely scenarios and impact on stocks and bonds.

A Week Fraught With Peril, Yield Curve, Gold, Trading Target: Market Recon

Will President Trump's administration move ahead with plans to turn up the heat on China in such a way that U.S. consumers for the first time share some of that pain?

Jobs Report Pushes Aside Recession Fears, for Now

After the 266,000 payroll number on Friday, here's my analysis and how to prepare for the months ahead.

The Fed Just Made a Game-Changing Move

The Fed is considering introducing a rule that would let inflation run above its 2% target.

The Problem Of Pushing Higher Without Proper Pullbacks

The next leg up gets overbought too quickly and sentiment turns bullish too quickly.