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ETFs

TrimTabs Float Shrink: A Smart-Beta ETF

Tickers: TTFS

Traditional market-cap-weighted index funds provide investors exposure to the performance—or beta—of any market; but these funds have…

STOCKS

Dollars and Drought

Tickers: FIW, CGW, PIO, PHO, XYL

In California we are experiencing a severe drought that has been going on for nearly five long years; clearly, something dramatic has to happen…

STOCKS

Gilead: Low PEG, High Profits

Tickers: GILD

Our latest featured recommendation discovers, develops, and commercializes innovative medicines in areas of unmet medical need, with a focus on…

STOCKS

The Bigger the Base, the Higher Into Space

Tickers: AZZ

If you haven't heard it put that way, chances are you've heard some sort of variation, so Greg Harmon, of Dragonfly Capital, takes a technical…

STRATEGIES

11 Things Successful Traders Will Never Say

Adam Lemon, of DailyForex.com, offers 11 false trading statements to avoid, demonstrates why a successful trader would never say such things, and…

STOCKS

PEG Ratio: A Time-Tested Strategy

Tickers: SKX, GILD, AAPL, FB

Congratulations are due Stephen Quickel; his US Investment Report has just reached its 30th anniversary. Here, he discusses his time-tested PEG…

FUNDS

Two Funds for a Retirement Paycheck

Tickers: UTF, INB

Investors know they can't generate sufficient income from a traditional portfolio of CDs, bonds, and market markets; the yields are too low, notes…

OPTIONS

Anatomy of a Trade—CVS

Tickers: CVS

Greg Harmon, of Dragonfly Capital, cites an example of a recent stock he added to client accounts with a twist. As a long-term position, he protected…