Water is seemingly everywhere, covering about 70% of our planet. Yet, fresh water is extremely scarce – accounting for a mere 3% of the world’s supply. Of that amount, the vast majority is either locked up in glaciers or reside in inaccessible subterranean pockets. And the fresh water that is accessible is not evenly distributed […]
Ask the average investor the biggest beneficiary of the move around the world toward electric vehicles and the likely answer will be Tesla (Nasdaq: TSLA). I only wish I could press a very loud buzzer informing them they are wrong. Tesla is just one ‘horse’ in a very crowded field of automakers. I know that […]
Once again President Trump has brought to the fore the sorry state of infrastructure in the United States, which is the end result of decades of neglect from governments on all levels. A White House report said, “Our infrastructure is broken. The average driver spends 42 hours per year sitting in traffic, missing valuable time […]
Last week, I noted how U.S. stocks had just enjoyed their best start to a year since 2003. But the party isn’t just an American one. Over the first three weeks of the year, global stocks – as represented by the iShares MSCI All-Country World Index (Nasdaq: ACWI) – rose by 5.3%. It was the […]
It’s undoubtedly been a good year for stocks. With less than a week to go until the end of the year, the S&P 500 is up roughly 20%. The mega-cap Dow Jones Industrial Average is up 25%. And the Nasdaq-100 is up a whopping 33% year-to-date. Stocks outside the US have done really well also. […]
There is no subject I’ve shared with you more than the ongoing global economic recovery. Nearly every corner of the globe is enjoying economic growth – the first such synchronized period since before the global economic crisis of 2008-09. Thanks to global growth and the loosening of regulation by the Trump Administration, many of America’s […]
Whether you think the U.S. bull market is overcooked or not, valuations and growth potential still remain greater overseas. Here are three stocks to take advantage of the upside.
Growth, growth… and yet more growth.
Thank you to all the readers who responded to my recent article, “Diversification, what are you trying to accomplish?” Diversification is a hedge to protect your nest egg from catastrophic risks, including desperate governments and high inflation. Readers asked for more information about my remark, “How does an investor hedge against inflation?Hold money in different currencies – […]
Following traders making huge bets on market moves is one great way to find a new trade to place. Jay Soloff, the options trading expert at Investors Alley, saw one trader placing a $350,000 bet the stock in this article is going to make a big move soon. Here’s how you can mimic this trade […]
President Trump’s election ushered in a record-setting bull market that has gripped the investing world since Novermber. But, where can investors find growth with the market setting all-time highs? Here are three stocks that can get even more gains out of the Trump Bump. One consistent theme coming from President Trump is the pledge for […]