Strategies

Sell Gold and Invest In These U.S. Industries

Sell Gold and Invest In These U.S. Industries

Reading Time: 5 minutes Low oil prices are stealing all the headlines right now, and the media has decided to focus only on the negatives. However, in America there are strong headwinds building that will only propel the American economy higher. Investors would be wise to invest in these sectors and avoid gold. It’s no secret that gold is […]

Don’t Miss the Best Time to Buy in Four Years

Don’t Miss the Best Time to Buy in Four Years

Reading Time: 6 minutes With midterms being last week, you’re already behind on one of the most consistent buy signals of all-time. During the third year of presidential terms since 1945 the S&P 500 has seen on average 16.1% growth! With numbers like that, now is the best time to invest. For the stock market, the third year of […]

What We Can Learn From October’s Volatility

What We Can Learn From October’s Volatility

Reading Time: 4 minutes Knowledge is power, and there’s a lot to be learned from October’s volatility. When investors see volatility they think risk, but rather they should be seeing opportunity. Here’s our best insight on how to make volatility work for you instead of against. The market is a constant teacher. The curriculum for this month has been […]

5 Low Volatility ETFs for Volatile Days

5 Low Volatility ETFs for Volatile Days

Reading Time: 3 minutes Although investors usually associate volatility with a bearish stock market, it actually concerns the tendency for a stock – or even an index – to make wild swings in either direction. Since investors fear swings to the downside, bearish volatility is all that matters. Perhaps this is why the Chicago Board Options Exchange Volatility Index […]

Death Cross: Ignore the Media Frenzy and Start Buying

Death Cross: Ignore the Media Frenzy and Start Buying

Reading Time: 5 minutes Monday marked the first ‘death cross’ for the Russell 2000 index in several years. The statement alone is ominous enough to force the market into a selloff. But, death cross is actually a term used by chartists and technicians to relates to price movements. In basic terms, the 50-day moving average (average closing price over […]