Investing Basics


John Kosar
July 28, 2014

Next Gold Buying Opportunity May Be Just Around the Corner

Recent weakness in gold is likely a temporary decline within a larger basing process. This gold ETF's chart pattern targets a 30%-plus move.


John Kosar
July 14, 2014

Is The Correction Almost Here? 2 Things To Watch For

Investors should consider more aggressively protecting 2014 profits against an overdue stock market correction if this happens.

Jim Woods
Jim Woods
July 07, 2014

Can The Bullish Fireworks Continue In The Second Half Of 2014?

Following a strong first six months of the year not just for stocks, but bonds and commodities as well, which is the safer bet -- bull or bear?


John Kosar
June 30, 2014

Why The Bull Market May Not Be Finished Yet

These market-leading sectors are suggesting the potential for more near-term strength. Watch them closely.


John Kosar
June 23, 2014

This Week's Key Indicator For The Bull Market

Extreme bullish sentiment is warning of problems ahead, but the gains are likely to continue as long as the VIX doesn't breach this level.

David Sterman
David Sterman
June 18, 2014

Could The Fed's Next Move Put Your Portfolio At Risk?

A strengthening economy could roil markets more than anyone might expect. Here's how it could threaten your income investments.


John Kosar
June 16, 2014

This Important Level Could Signal An Overdue Market Decline Is Starting

We are in the midst of a historically weak seasonal period, and a sustained rise in a key metric could spell trouble.


John Kosar
June 09, 2014

Stocks Shift To Strength, But Could Quickly Crumble If This Happens

Fresh 2014 highs set the stage for more near-term strength in the U.S. stock market, but volatility could very quickly throw a wrench into this market rally.


Eric Winter
June 09, 2014

Is The Bull Market Overheated? This Disconnect Says Yes

Just about every index seems to be outperforming these days -- which makes this crucial index's performance especially telling...

David Sterman
David Sterman
June 04, 2014

What The Jobs Report Could Mean For Your Portfolio

A long-awaited upturn is in the U.S. economy is gaining traction -- and a changing investment strategy may be in order...

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