The Fed

A Low-Risk Big Payoff on the Market Moving Higher

A Low-Risk Big Payoff on the Market Moving Higher

We’re close to entering the final quarter of 2017, and the S&P 500 is continuing to set record highs above the 2,500 mark. So where will it be when 2018 hits? Will the record-setting highs continue? Are we going to pull back in the fourth quarter? Or, is it going to be mostly sideways action […]

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Diversification, What Are You Trying to Accomplish?

“I’m no longer trying to get rich. I’m trying to keep from getting poor!” …uttered by millions… Friend Courtenay W. referenced recent articles where Chuck Butler and I emphasized diversification. He made a great suggestion, “You should explain what you mean – diversification means different things to different people.” I visited several mutual fund companies’ booths at The Money […]

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Fool Me Once, Shame on You. Fool Me Twice, Shame on Me!

In 2007 Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke told America that, despite soaring prices, the real estate market was fine and derivatives were nothing to worry about. In 2008 America was “surprised” when the Fed went into a crisis mode. Congress passed the controversial Troubled Asset Relief Program (TARP). It was supposed to be a one-time […]

Trading The Fed With Options

Trading The Fed With Options

If you were to take a poll of investors who’ve traded options, you’d probably find the majority of them have traded single stock options. I’d venture to guess most investors think of options as a way to trade names like Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) or Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA). A handful of the people you poll may […]

3 Overlooked Stocks that Profit from Rising Interest Rates

3 Overlooked Stocks that Profit from Rising Interest Rates

While the majority of the market is running head first into the financial sector to profit from higher rates, savvy investors can find better deals with higher return potentials in the three stocks shared in today’s article from Tony Daltorio. The editor of Investors Alley’s Growth Stock Advisor sees these three stocks as being better […]

Profit from Volatility Pt. 3: Betting on Tech

Profit from Volatility Pt. 3: Betting on Tech

Place the recommended trade in this article for the chance to profit from a spike in volatility in the tech sector. After the mini-crash in June and the upcoming earnings season, the tech sector could be in for a dramatic move either up or down. Here’s how to profit no matter which way the stock […]

How To Trade The Fed Rate Hike Using Options

How To Trade The Fed Rate Hike Using Options

Take some steps to make sure your portfolio profits from the Fed’s latest rate hike by following the proven trade in this article. By using options you can supercharge your annual income from stocks.  Last week was a busy news week, but the most important story for investors was the Fed rate hike.  While it […]