Author: Jay Soloff

Follow the Smart Money to Earn 300% Profits on a Utility

Follow the Smart Money to Earn 300% Profits on a Utility

Earlier this week I had the opportunity to give a couple presentations at the Las Vegas MoneyShow. If you aren’t familiar, the MoneyShow is a very popular conference held all over the country where you can learn about all types of investing and meet with all sorts of investment professionals. As you may imagine, the […]

Is This Trade Really Going To Earn 24,900% Returns?

Is This Trade Really Going To Earn 24,900% Returns?

After over a year of basically no volatility in the stock market, we had something of a volatility revelation which began on February 5th. The selloff that day and the subsequent implosion of certain volatility products (like XIV) created a major jump in market volatility. As you can see from the chart, iPath S&P 500 […]

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How To Generate Safe Income From High Yield Bonds

High yield bonds, often known as junk bonds, have been very popular investments since the financial crisis of 2008. The high yield market took a nosedive around the time of the crisis, but bounced back pretty quickly, and has been stable ever since. As interest rates have started going higher, so too have the yields […]

Could This Forgotten Tech Stock Be On The Road To Recovery?

Could This Forgotten Tech Stock Be On The Road To Recovery?

The tech sector can be very unforgiving. A tech product is generally only good until the crowd finds more interesting technology to buy or obsess over. Think of how often Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) releases new iPhones. Sometimes, there isn’t a substantial difference between iPhone models, but the company is constantly pushing its latest tech. That’s […]

Is Intel (INTC) About To Become Exciting Again?

Is Intel (INTC) About To Become Exciting Again?

I don’t want to take anything away from Intel (NASDAQ: INTC). It’s been a good, stable company for a long time now. The stock pays a reasonable, consistent dividend. The company has massive market share. It’s not a bad stock to stash away in your retirement portfolio. But when’s the last time the company has […]

Book 125% Returns on a Big Move In Facebook (FB)

Book 125% Returns on a Big Move In Facebook (FB)

Perhaps no company has gotten more press lately than Facebook (NASDAQ: FB). The social media giant has mostly been in the limelight for negative reasons… namely the Cambridge Analytica scandal and data privacy concerns. Investors were quick to jump ship when concerns over FB’s policies became headline news. The stock dropped from $180 to $150 […]

Make 220% on This Popular Volatility Fund

Make 220% on This Popular Volatility Fund

Market volatility is like a zombie.  You keep thinking its dead, but it keeps coming back to life and shambling onward.  It’s been about 10 weeks since the February 5th selloff but high market volatility refuses to die. As you can see from the chart below, the iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN (NYSE: […]

This Former Hot IPO Stock Could Be Ready To Move

This Former Hot IPO Stock Could Be Ready To Move

Remember when social media stocks were all the rage? It already seems like a long time ago when the market eagerly awaited any social media company going IPO. Typically the shares were snapped up right away and the stock would soar. Twitter (NYSE: TWTR) is probably the best example of this fad. The microblogging site […]

Betting On The Market Not Moving?

Betting On The Market Not Moving?

The last several weeks have been interesting for stocks to say the least. We simply are not used to the volatility – the daily swings – we’ve been getting nearly every trading day. It’s been years since we’ve had anything close to market conditions like this. Moreover, volatility indicators have remained high but stable throughout […]