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MARKETS

New Portfolio Ideas for Every World Market

It takes keen knowledge and the right combination of gains, income, and capital preservation to build a successful portfolio, and there are always…

STOCKS

King Dollar: Vardy's View

Tickers: UUP

While the market has been tough for investors, there is one asset class that has rallied hard; the US dollar has been in a monster rally, reports…

STOCKS

ExxonMobil: Bottom-Fishing in Energy

Tickers: XOM

Oil prices have fallen 24% in the past four months, back to where prices were in 2011 and 2012, and energy stocks have followed suit; I think oil…

OPTIONS

Let the Market Come Back to You

In today’s video, John Locke, of SMB Training Blog, takes a look at the market to help educate options traders about how to become…

STOCKS

Healthy Values: Baxter and Pfizer

Tickers: BAX, PFE

A long-term value investor, John Buckingham focuses building a broadly diversified portfolio of quality stocks. Here, the editor…

STRATEGIES

Managing the Trade Process

In both trading and investing, having a disciplined strategy can make all the difference, so Jim Farrish, on Jim’s Notes, lays…

STOCKS

Big-Caps Bomb

Tickers: SPY, MCD, KO, IBM, BA

Big-cap stocks were in the news yesterday as several reported earnings disappointments, so MoneyShow’s Tom Aspray studies the…

OPTIONS

American Versus European Options

Although the two types of options have many similar characteristics, it’s the differences that are important, so Mark Wolfinger,…