Jim Woods has covered the economy and stocks for nearly two decades. His varied experience as a financial journalist, stockbroker and money manager provides him with unique insights into the often complex world of investing. He is the co-author of Billion Dollar Green: Profit from the Eco Revolution. Jim holds a B.A. in Philosophy from the University of California, Los Angeles and is a former U.S. Army paratrooper. He celebrates the virtue of making money from his home on the California coast.
When you think of stalwart mega-cap industrial stocks, Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) certainly is one... Read More
When you think of stalwart mega-cap industrial stocks, Caterpillar (NYSE: CAT) certainly is one that comes to mind. The earth-moving equipment blue chip, Dow component, and long-time bellwether for... Read More
September is nearly in the record books, and as it turned out, a month that began replete with potential headwinds for equities turned out to be a very good one so far for the bulls. The S&P 500 index is up 3.8% month to date, a move that I doubt… Read More