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The stock market opened higher to pare its week-to-date losses today, explains Marvin Appel of Signalert Asset Management.
Cannabis stocks have fallen out of favor. In fact, the selling since March has been relentless. This is happening even though fundamentals are looking better than ever, observes Sean Brodrick, growth stock specialist and editor of WealthWave.
The Federal Reserve’s policy meeting concludes at 1:00 pm CT. Will they announce a taper or push it out to later this year, asks Bill Baruch of Blue Line Futures?
After months of record highs, red flags in the stock market have appeared, states Bob Lang of Explosive Options.
Enviva Partners, LP (EVA) plays a unique role in the world's efforts to fight global warming and move away from fossil fuels, explains income expert Rida Morwa, editor of High Dividend Opportunities.
Sponsored Content - Chinese stocks are tumbling and may take a long time to recover, says Mike Adams, president and principal, Adams Financial Concepts, LLC?
The AAII (American Association of Individual Investors) survey of individual investors has reported at least a 70% allocation to equities for six consecutive months, cautions Jim Stack, safety-first money manager and editor of InvesTech Research.
Almost two years ago I wrote a piece titled, Is It Time to Get Bullish on Green Bud? The cannabis stocks had been in the midst of a pretty serious crash in price after the bubble had burst a year or so beforehand, recalls Jesse Felder of The Felder Report.
The legal American cannabis market grew 50% during the last couple of years and is seen more than doubling by 2025 to become a $46 billion market, reports Mike Cintolo, growth expert and editor of Cabot Top Ten Trader.
I expect to see a long, multiyear uptrend for the housing market — including companies involved in homebuilding, suggests Frank Curzio, editor of Curzio Venture Opportunities.

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Entrepreneur Som Seif, founder and CEO of Purpose Investments, explains how investors can strategically incorporate ETFs as mechanisms and tools in their portfolios to amplify profit and preserve capital. Mr. Seif will be in discussion with Mark Bunting, publisher and host of <em>Uncommon Sense Investor</em>, and John O'Connell, chairman and CEO of Davis Rea Investment Counsel.
John De Goey will be talking about a challenge to advisors and investors alike - Optimism Bias. It is just one of many behavioral quirks that we all fall prey to, but one that might do the most harm in the current high-valuation environment. The term he uses to describe the industry's mindset is Bullshift - a cheeky portmanteau that combines the unbridled optimism of bullishness with the industry's unwavering ability to shift attention toward good news - no matter what the circumstances tell us.
As the world moves forward following the economic disruptions of the Covid-19 pandemic, seasonal investing can offer a strategic approach focused on investing based on historically demonstrated seasonal trends. Join Brooke Thackray, research analyst at Horizons ETFs, as he explores the seasonal investing lessons of the past year and the sectors, asset classes, and commodities that could benefit through 2021 and beyond.
Can the economy function alongside the virus? Should we lose sleep over inflation? Where are interest rates headed? Can the job market operate normally alongside government support? What should we expect when governments stop spending? Who will pay down that debt? What's reasonable to expect from the housing market? Among other topics, the session will discuss the nature and sustainability of economic recovery and identify winners and losers.
The pandemic has had a significant impact on the global economic outlook for 2021 and beyond. Michael Cooke will discuss what it means for investors and how they should approach portfolio construction as the economy re-opens.
Sustainable investing is gaining momentum as more investors realize that they can earn good financial returns while aligning their investments with their values. Join Tim Nash, founder of Good Investing, as he discusses how retail investors can implement sustainable investment strategies including socially responsible investing (SRI); environmental, social, and governance (ESG) integration; impact investing; and fossil fuel divestment.
Avi Gilburt will take you through his analysis to outline what he expects the S&P 500 and metals to do for the rest of 2021 and provide parameters to help you stay on the profitable side of the market. He will also give you his longer-term prognostication, which may not sit well with many long-term investors.
What does a new constitution mean for Chile and social turmoil mean for Colombia? Would they succeed in stopping the spread of the Venezuelan disease of consistently doing more wrongs to correct prior wrongs? Is there an escape for Brazil? What would these mean for their economic growths and the safety of supplies of commodities? And should one, in the future, trust commodity supply chains in the US or China's areas of influence? How would this change the perception about other commodity supplier nations?
The specter of inflation is all over the news and at the forefront of investors' minds. Of course, with raw materials prices soaring and deficit spending and monetary expansion going where no man (or FED) has gone before, inflation is a real concern. Our expert panel will tackle the tough question on everyone's mind: When will gold, silver, and mining stocks answer the call to fight these inflationary pressures, and what will that look like when they do?
Reliable One Resources introduces it brand new technology that has just revolutionized the Air Filtration industry. John Collier will be explaining how it has used its proprietary weaving technology at the nano-molecular level to make an air filter that is capable of blocking over 650 different pathogens from entering your indoor air space. The filter has gone through in-depth laboratory testing and is able to kill all bacteria and deactivate all viruses including Black Mold and Covid-19! If breathing clean air is a priority for you and your family, this is a presentation that you will not want to miss. Not only will you learn how we accomplished it but, you will also learn how to get one in the very near future to ensure that you and your family are breathing the cleanest, germ-free air possible.

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