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Hedging the Iron Ore Downslide with Options

With iron ore prices cratering, iron ore options are one way to hedge against this commodity, so Poonkulali Thangavelu, at Investopedia.com, points…

STOCKS

Time for a Defensive Stance

Tickers: MLM, VMC, DHI, FBHS

In mid-May, the broad market topped out; many measures of breadth have been sliding ever since, cautions Mike Cintolo, editor of Cabot Top Ten…

STOCKS

AAPL Gann Angle Analysis

Tickers: AAPL

Given that Gann angles with Fibonacci arc forecasts work well together, the staff at Readtheticker.com takes to the charts to demonstrate why they…

STOCKS

Banking Bargains

Tickers: BBT, MAIN

The volatility in the stock market—and its global nature—has many investors concerned that this is the beginning of something more…

MARKETS

7 Facts About the S&P 500

Tickers: SPX

Given the recent noise in the markets, Greg Harmon, of Dragonfly Capital, takes a technical look at the weekly chart for the S&P 500 going back…

STOCKS

Germany: On Sale

Tickers: EWG, VLKAY, TUIFY, ADDYY, BAYRY

It's time to pounce on select German stocks. At a time when many of the world's economies look sick, the German economy stands out, asserts Tony…

STOCKS

Smart Beta Funds: "A Very Smart Choice"

Tickers: RSP, SPLV

The world of ETF investing is becoming increasingly trendy and I don't mean that in the fleeting fashion sense. Rather, I mean that in the sense…