- Investing: Learning from Argentina's woes @ USA TODAY - 14 hours ago
When you buy low-rated debt, you run the risk of big losses.
- Internet Stocks Are Surging... And This Is The Best Way To Profit StreetAuthority Network - 16 hours ago
Investors seem to have gotten over the beating that Internet stocks took from early March to early May, when the group plummeted about 20%. Since then, these
- Investors, Are You Ready for the Next Global Crisis? @ Kiplinger - 19 hours ago
It's not a question of if, but when, some cataclysm will hit markets. Here are some ways to prepare.
- Today's Roof Leaker Stock Is Freescale Semiconductor (FSL) @ TheStreet.com - 19 hours ago
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Freescale Semiconductor (FSL) as a "roof leaker" (crossing below the 200-day simple moving average on higher than normal relative volume) candidate
- Dump these investments from your portfolio now @ MarketWatch - 20 hours ago
With uncertainty rising and the ‘dog days’ of August approaching, investors should do a mid-summer portfolio cleaning now, writes Howard Gold.
- McKesson (MCK) Highlighted As Momo Momentum Stock @ TheStreet.com - 20 hours ago
Trade-Ideas LLC identified McKesson (MCK) as a momo momentum candidate
- Lock Up Your Money in Big Down Payment, Get Big Returns TheStreet.com - 20 hours ago
It sounds like an out-and-out scam, but it's not. Yields of 8% or maybe more are available guaranteed if you tie your money up for years or even decades.
- Watch Out: Barbarians At The Gate For Lam Research (LRCX) @ TheStreet.com - 20 hours ago
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Lam Research (LRCX) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate
- Kennametal (KMT): Moving Average Crossover Alert Zacks - 20 hours ago
Kennametal (KMT): Moving Average Crossover Alert
- Cincinnati Financial (CINF): Moving Average Crossover Alert Zacks - 20 hours ago
Cincinnati Financial (CINF): Moving Average Crossover Alert
- Will Mellanox (MLNX) Continue to Surge Higher? Zacks - 20 hours ago
Will Mellanox (MLNX) Continue to Surge Higher?
- Falling Earnings Estimates Signal Weakness Ahead for InterOil Corporation (IOC) Zacks - 23 hours ago
InterOil Corporation one such stock that can be considered to drop as it has witnessed a significant price decline and has seen negative earnings estimate
- Penalties on early withdrawal of Roth IRA CD Bankrate.com - Thu, Jul 31, 2014 6:00 AM EDT
Is it possible to withdraw money from a one-year Roth individual retirement account certificate of deposit before its maturity date? I'm wondering if there's an income tax penalty that I'd have to pay. These include: the interest penalty for early withdrawal charged by the bank, an early withdrawal penalty tax when the …
- Here's Why Rising Rates Can Be Good For Bond Investors Business Insider - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 6:18 PM EDT
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- Must-know: The importance of bonds in your portfolio Market Realist - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 5:00 PM EDT
Bonds and straight treasuries (TLT) are often considered safe-haven assets in periods of economic turmoil—they offer steady returns and diversification benefits in a portfolio.
- Why demographic shifts matter so much for investors Market Realist - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 1:00 PM EDT
So why do these three shifts matter? It’s vitally important for you to attempt to understand the broader secular factors impacting economies and markets today.
- An emerging-market trend that bodes well for stocks @ MarketWatch - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 12:48 PM EDT
There is a certain amount of logic to the idea that credit tends to lead equities, and if that logic holds, there is a trend currently being established that could lead investors to a nice rally in a beaten-down ...
- 3 Undervalued Stocks To Boost Your Portfolio @ Forbes - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 12:26 PM EDT
The mere whisper of the word 'overvalued' can send many mistakenly running for the exits. Buck the trend, it can be rewarding.
- Aspen Insurance (AHL) Enters Oversold Territory Zacks - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 10:29 AM EDT
Aspen Insurance (AHL) Enters Oversold Territory
- Today's Momo Momentum Stock To Watch: Allergan (AGN) @ TheStreet.com - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 10:29 AM EDT
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Allergan (AGN) as a momo momentum candidate
- Moving Average Crossover Alert: FX Energy (FXEN) Zacks - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 10:27 AM EDT
Moving Average Crossover Alert: FX Energy (FXEN)
- Can the Rally in RF Micro (RFMD) Shares Continue? Zacks - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 10:24 AM EDT
Can the Rally in RF Micro (RFMD) Shares Continue?
- Biogen Idec (BIIB) Highlighted As Momo Momentum Stock @ TheStreet.com - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 10:00 AM EDT
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Biogen Idec (BIIB) as a momo momentum candidate
- Must-know: High yield bonds are risky and costly Market Realist - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 9:00 AM EDT
One of the reasons why fixed income investing has been greatly favored by investors is because bonds help diversify the risk that comes from a pure equity portfolio.
- Must-know: Risks of investing in the frontier Market Realist - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 9:00 AM EDT
You need to exercise caution while investing in frontier markets due to problems of liquidity and high concentration in the finance sector.
- 5 Surprising Facts About This Bull Market StreetAuthority Network - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 8:00 AM EDT
As President Barack Obama took office in January 2009, investors were in despair. An economy in dire straits had already led to a free-falling market, and things only got worse in the early months
- RevenueShares: Valuation Risk: From Micro to Macro ETF Trends - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 7:00 AM EDT
One of the reasons RevenueShares Indexes are included in the “smart beta” category of indexes is based on our methodology’s adherence to reducing excessive exposure to lofty valuations. In the case of ...
- The New York Times (NYT) in Focus: Stock Tumbles 8.1% Zacks - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 6:55 AM EDT
The New York Times (NYT) fell over 8% in the last trading session amid huge volumes, continuing its recent trend, as the stock is now down over 15% in the past one-month time frame.
- Why retirement savers need more stocks, less bonds @ MarketWatch - Wed, Jul 30, 2014 5:00 AM EDT
New research suggests retirement investors should boost their stock allocation and decrease their bond allocation as they age.
- Mawer Second Quarter 2014 Investment Newsletter GuruFocus.com - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 6:20 PM EDT
The Q1 GDP data released in April seemed to indicate a stall in U.S. economic growth. Subsequent data revealed a much steeper economic contraction of 2.9%.
- Leith Wheeler Canadian Equity Q1 2014 Review GuruFocus.com - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 5:42 PM EDT
The Canadian stock market led the way with a 6% return as the Materials sector rebounded from a weak 2013. The S&P500, in Canadian dollars, almost matched the S&P/TSX Composite with a return of 5.8% and the EAFE index, in Canadian dollars, was not far behind returning 4.6%. Over the past 12 months, bond markets have primarily …
- [$$] A Gutsy Pre-Earnings Wager on LinkedIn @ Barrons.com - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 2:13 PM EDT
One of the great challenges of running a company with a high-volatility stock like LinkedIn's is the need to be perpetually stylish. LinkedIn's options are priced with a big fear premium, indicating that options traders have little conviction ahead of earnings. Aggressive investors can wager on LinkedIn's quarter with …
- Sector ETFs Swell in Size as Investors Get Tactical ETF Trends - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 1:43 PM EDT
Broad market exchange traded funds, such as the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (NYSEArca: SPY) and the Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF (NYSEArca: VTI) , are good for just that: Broad market exposure. However, inflows ...
- Three reasons why frontier stocks are now a strategic asset class Market Realist - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 12:22 PM EDT
Many investors are approaching frontier stocks too narrowly, viewing them as a subset of their emerging markets’ (EMB) allocation and selling off part of their emerging market equities’ exposure to gain ...
- American Realty Capital Properties (ARCP) Flagged As A Storm The Castle Stock @ TheStreet.com - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 10:49 AM EDT
Trade-Ideas LLC identified American Realty Capital Properties (ARCP) as a "storm the castle" (crossing above the 200-day simple moving average on higher than normal relative volume) candidate...
- 3 big-picture shifts you should pay attention to Market Realist - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 10:30 AM EDT
Separating truly meaningful market signals from the mountains of daily noise has never been more challenging. Here’s some help: Pay attention to these three big picture changes happening today.
- Short Interest is Piling Up in BlackBerry (BBRY) Stock, Time to Panic? Zacks - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 10:22 AM EDT
Short Interest is Piling Up in BlackBerry (BBRY) Stock, Time to Panic?
- Moving Average Crossover Alert: Monro Muffler (MNRO) Zacks - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 10:16 AM EDT
Moving Average Crossover Alert: Monro Muffler (MNRO)
- IntelliPharmaCeutics (IPCI): Moving Average Crossover Alert Zacks - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 10:15 AM EDT
IntelliPharmaCeutics (IPCI): Moving Average Crossover Alert
- Investing in Single-Family Homes Isn't as Easy as Many Hope TheStreet.com - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 10:00 AM EDT
It's a tough racket, and buying a home and later selling it for more doesn't always equal a profit, even if the home sells for substantially more.
- Barbarian At The Gate: Xylem (XYL) @ TheStreet.com - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 9:49 AM EDT
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Xylem (XYL) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate
- Trade-Ideas: Greenhill (GHL) Is Today's "Barbarian At The Gate" Stock @ TheStreet.com - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 9:48 AM EDT
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Greenhill (GHL) as a "barbarian at the gate" (strong stocks crossing above resistance with today's range greater than 200%) candidate
- 3 Tips for a Perfect Investment Plan @ Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 8:12 AM EDT
When you want to evaluate your investment returns, what do you compare them with?
- Fairchild Semiconductor, E*Trade Financial, Gilead Sciences, Roche and Biogen Idec highlighted as Zacks … Zacks - Tue, Jul 29, 2014 8:01 AM EDT
Fairchild Semiconductor, E*Trade Financial, Gilead Sciences, Roche and Biogen Idec highlighted as Zacks Bull and Bear of the Day
- Finding Mutual Funds With the Highest Rate of Return @ Fox Business - Mon, Jul 28, 2014 8:00 PM EDT
Dave Says: When it comes to finding the best mutual funds, use this criteria.
- The Fed giveth, and oil taketh away @ MarketWatch - Mon, Jul 28, 2014 1:53 PM EDT
Mom-and-pop investors appear to be coming back into the market in force as the averages continue to march higher, but the market itself is making a bet on oil that suggests any gains made from equities ...
- Why Diversification Doesn���t Always Mitigate Risk @ TheStreet.com - Mon, Jul 28, 2014 1:38 PM EDT
A colorful, balanced asset-class-based pie chart does not equate to sensible level of risk.
- 5 Land Mines to Avoid in Funding Your 401(k) TheStreet.com - Mon, Jul 28, 2014 11:00 AM EDT
Way too many investors make mistakes over and over again that could easily reduce the value of their 401(k) plans.
- Have You Upped Your Global Stock ETF Game? ETF Trends - Mon, Jul 28, 2014 10:30 AM EDT
Most investors show a preference to their home countries, or “home country bias,” but with exchange traded funds, portfolio diversification and global markets are easy to access. Investment experts argue ...
- Mellanox Technologies (MLNX) In A Perilous Reversal @ TheStreet.com - Mon, Jul 28, 2014 9:55 AM EDT
Trade-Ideas LLC identified Mellanox Technologies (MLNX) as a "perilous reversal" (up big yesterday but down big today) candidate