Market Held Hostage by China Trade Negotiations

The main danger for the bears is that there is some level of progress that causes the market to celebrate.

Jim Cramer: 7 Key Points of Contention in China Trade Talks

The Chinese want to buy more soybeans. The U.S. wants real change. Sounds like there's not a lot of common ground.

Are Trump and Xi Jinping Playing 3D Chess?

Both sides are meeting to make a deal, but do not yet meet eye to eye on the main issues.

This Dividend Achiever Offers High Yield and Growth

The real estate investment trust W.P. Carey is yielding 4.5% and has strong earnings and rising share price.

The Week Ahead Could Be Equally Challenging for Traders

The market had its worst two days of action since last December on Tuesday and Wednesday.

Apple: The Curiously Strong Stock

Apple might be setting up for a new all-time high, and this is a forgone conclusion if the market makes another leg higher.

The Global Economy Is Heading for a Pronounced Slowdown

If there is indeed a global credit crunch on the horizon, sovereign bonds are the only safe haven.

There's No Reason to Be in Any Rush to Build Positions

The market is largely held hostage to the news flow that emerges from these talks next week.

Asian REITs Post Growth Returns Despite Their Value Dependability

Investors looking for Asian real estate exposure can get both equity gains and yield from Asia-focused REITs.

Fed Jobs Speak, Yield Curve Trouble, Streaming Wars, Buy Disney?: Market Recon

I think that one needs to take a diversified approach to not just wealth preservation, but the preservation of one's standard of living.