Market Analysis

Should You Worry About A Trade War? (Hint: Probably)

Well folks, it looks like we may have a good old fashioned trade war on our hands. And the markets are reacting accordingly. Earlier this month, the Trump administrated announced an executive order that placed tariffs on aluminum and steel. The exact details have yet to be hammered out, but… Read More

5 Ways To Prepare For The Next Market Drop

It finally happened. After years of nary a selloff, let alone a significant correction, the floodgates burst open. On Monday, February 5, the Dow Jones Industrial Average suffered a mid-session 1,600 point death plunge. Buyers quickly entered the fray, with the DJIA closing down just 1,175 points, but the day… Read More

The Price-Boosting Power Of 2018’s Biggest Buzzword

Editor’s Note: In case you haven’t noticed, there’s a bit of a frenzy developing around cryptocurrencies (and the stocks related to them). This piece from our sister company, StreetAuthority, offers an important reminder for traders that things are not always what they seem… When a business changes its… Read More

5 Major Market Trends To Prepare For In 2018

What an incredible year! 2017 smashed records as an investor’s dream year. While overshadowed by the cryptocurrency explosion, led by bitcoin’s 1,300% plus gains, the major stock market indexes surged to all-time highs. The Nasdaq jumped 26%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 22%, and the S&P 500 soared… Read More

3 Ways To Make 2018 Even More Profitable Than 2017

2017 was a banner year. The stock market, as measured by the S&P 500 rallied 19.4% year-to-date, and it did so without so much as a hiccup. We’re now heading into the ninth year of this bull market, and at 3,219 days and a 300%-plus total return since the market… Read More

5 Questions To Ask Your Financial Advisor

Editor’s Note: We’ve officially reached the last trading week of the year. We also know this is one of the slowest trading weeks of the year. Everyone’s on vacation… Volume is low… And we’re all just waiting to ring in the new year before making our next move. That’s why,… Read More