Author: Jay Soloff

Get Paid To Own Gold

Get Paid To Own Gold

The markets may have recovered from the disastrous last quarter of 2018, but that doesn’t mean all the trouble is behind us. There is plenty of risk to take into account in the coming weeks. In other words, investors should remain cautious. The Fed decided not to raise rates in January and plans on being […]

Protect Your Downside Risk… For Free

Protect Your Downside Risk… For Free

While hedging is an important strategy for any portfolio, it becomes even more vital during times of uncertainty. When investors are not sure what to expect from the markets, they are more likely to close positions and move to cash. And, that can have a substantial detrimental impact on the portfolios of those who want […]

A Bullish Bet On Netflix That Can Make 85% Gains

A Bullish Bet On Netflix That Can Make 85% Gains

The FANG stocks can be quite polarizing for investors, and Netflix (NASDAQ: NFLX) is no exception. The streaming video giant (and the N in FANG) also may be the most volatile of the four. You can usually count on it for some action every few weeks or so. Of course, NFLX just posted earnings so […]

Make This Trade The Smart Money’s Betting On

Make This Trade The Smart Money’s Betting On

While stocks were likely oversold to end 2018, the action in January has been far more bullish than many expected.  It’s easy to say that there’s too much buying going on, just as many thought there was too much selling over the last three months of last year. But, stocks have a way of moving […]

Is The Brexit Mess Going To Tank The UK Markets?

Is The Brexit Mess Going To Tank The UK Markets?

Amidst the government shutdown in the US and the destabilizing trade war with China, it’s easy to forget that the situation in the UK is not any more stable than it is here. The UK Parliament just voted down the current Brexit deal in a massive defeat for the government. In fact, it’s the biggest […]

A Stock Replacement Strategy for Emerging Markets

A Stock Replacement Strategy for Emerging Markets

The benefits of options are numerous, as anyone who has traded them can readily tell you. We often talk about the leverage, flexibility, and definable risk characteristics of options as clear benefits to using them. Options strategies can be wonderful tools for risk management as well as speculation. What’s more, options can serve as an […]

A Simple, Short-Term Hedge On Real Estate

A Simple, Short-Term Hedge On Real Estate

Undoubtedly, most investors were hoping that the first rally of the New Year was going to stick around for more than just a few days. The jury is still out whether or not the market is going to continue its bearish trend. But, the surprising news from Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) certainly casts a shadow over […]

Apple (AAPL) Could Get Back To $200 In A Year

Apple (AAPL) Could Get Back To $200 In A Year

When we’re in a bear market (defined by a 20% correction from the top), it’s not unusual to see investors scrambling for value. Looking for good stocks that have been dropped into the bargain bin is at least one way to feel optimistic about the future. After all, it’s not like there’s much in the […]