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The Safest Way to Own Bitcoin

The Safest Way to Own Bitcoin

If you’re in the financial markets at all, it’s something you can no longer ignore. Even CNBC gave it extensive coverage last week. I’m speaking about the cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. It grabbed headlines as the digital currency soared past the $4,000 mark for the first time in its nine year history. Its rise has been remarkable, […]

Americans Right To Self-government Is Under Attack

Americans Right To Self-government Is Under Attack

The political elite and the common man are at war over the power to govern. Will we end up as citizens or subjects? When the British voted to leave the European Union (EU), I highlighted comments from British citizens in “Brexit the Movie”: It’s the workingman versus people who think we have a better plan and a better […]

The 1 Trade to Make for Buying Cheap Gold with Options

The 1 Trade to Make for Buying Cheap Gold with Options

Volatility comes and volatility goes… but mostly it goes. It seemed like we may have a real resurgence in volatility for the first time in well, years, after news surfaced of North Korea having nuclear missile capabilities. The subsequent threats coming from North Korea and the White House put investors on notice. After all, if […]

3 Stocks Under $10 Paying Great Dividends

3 Stocks Under $10 Paying Great Dividends

Where do investors go to find dividends when the market continues to trade at all-time highs and valuations are very ‘rich?’ There is one place that remains overlooked. Dividends are fantastic. But finding dividends is a relatively easy task these days, 85% of the S&P 500 companies pay a dividend. Still sometimes dividends are overlooked […]

3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks on Sale

3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks on Sale

The stock market is a two-sided beast on investor emotions. Investors feel positive and smart when the shares they own are going up in value. On the flip side, a sustained or sharp drop in share prices brings out the fear, which is an emotion that can produce irrational behavior. The truth is that all […]

3 Stocks for the Growth in Automation

3 Stocks for the Growth in Automation

The latest quarterly earnings report from Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL) was a darn good one and sent the stock upward. The buzz continues to build as the 10th anniversary iPhone nears. But I could care less about the iPhone. That’s yesterday’s success story. If Apple is to continue rewarding its shareholders, it needs a new kind […]

Trading Options With The Return Of Volatility

Trading Options With The Return Of Volatility

Right now, thousands of short volatility traders are scrambling to cover their positions. Okay, that’s an exaggeration – they’re probably just rolling their positions higher. Joking aside, there’s nothing like a nuclear threat to get some volatility back in the financial markets. Yet, two or three days of higher volatility probably isn’t going to change […]

Buy This 22% Yield Stock and Forget the Pundits

Buy This 22% Yield Stock and Forget the Pundits

Over the last couple of weeks there have been several articles and lots of opinions flying around the Internet about the very high yield InfraCap MLP ETF (NYSE: AMZA). As one of the early writers to recommend this exchange traded fund, I have recently received numerous questions about the dividend support for the 21% support […]

3 Commodities Benefiting From New Technology

3 Commodities Benefiting From New Technology

Investors love technology and technology stocks. For proof, one needs look no further than the famous FANG or FAAMG stocks. These include the likes of Apple (Nasdaq: AAPL), Amazon.com (Nasdaq: AMZN) and Google parent, Alphabet (Nasdaq: GOOG). Other stocks like Tesla Motors (Nasdaq: TSLA) and Nvidia (Nasdaq: NVDA) are also in many portfolios. But here’s […]

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Fool Me Once, Shame on You. Fool Me Twice, Shame on Me!

In 2007 Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke told America that, despite soaring prices, the real estate market was fine and derivatives were nothing to worry about. In 2008 America was “surprised” when the Fed went into a crisis mode. Congress passed the controversial Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). It was supposed to be a one-time […]