Author: Jay Soloff

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 […]

Make Money While Waiting For Volatility To Fall

Make Money While Waiting For Volatility To Fall

For the last several weeks, every time it seemed the market was ready to rally, something happened to send it back down. The biggest concerns lately centered on the potential trade war brewing between China and the U.S. It appears that most companies have no desire to get involved with a battle of escalting tariffs. […]

How To Generate Income On Tesla’s (TSLA) Plunge

How To Generate Income On Tesla’s (TSLA) Plunge

Of all the selling going on in the stock market these days, no sector has been hit harder than tech. Although I believe the overall selling has been too harsh, the tech sector was certainly overvalued relative to other sectors. Keep in mind, the tech sector has almost always been the biggest area of growth, […]

Make 150% When The Markets Calm Down

Make 150% When The Markets Calm Down

Well this past week has certainly been interesting.  After a pretty terrible week for stocks, the Dow Jones Industrial Average is now down 5% for the year and the S&P 500 is down about 3%.  This certainly isn’t the year most investors expected, especially after the market reacted so positively to the reduction in corporate […]

An Easy Trade to Make for Profits from Gold Price Volatility

An Easy Trade to Make for Profits from Gold Price Volatility

There’s a lot to unpack when it comes to the current analysis of gold and precious metals. As you know, gold tends to be a safe-haven type of investment – something investors turn to when they don’t want their money associated with a certain company or government (bond/currency). After the Financial Crisis of 2008-2009, gold […]