Commentary & Insights

  • Here’s How Investors Get Tricked into Buying Companies Like Valeant

    Many of my readers have written to say they made a killing trading Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) since I told you the stock was “Everything That’s Wrong with the Markets” (Oct. 15, 2015). That trade has certainly gone our way, as VRX crashed from $168.87 to close at $61.31 on Friday. Those VRX […]

    Posted at March 10, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Apple vs. FBI: Here’s Who Will Win… and Why It Matters

    The escalating legal battle between Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is drawing out some strong emotions and, more importantly, persuasive arguments from both sides. And yet, the issue is much more than a mere legal test case; this Silicon Valley contretemps carries ramifications for everyone who owns (or wants […]

    Posted at March 10, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • A Comeback Can’t Be Ruled Out For Chesapeake Energy

    Summary The scenario in the oil market could improve as Bakken production is coming down and OPEC producers are open to capping supply, which is good news for CHK. OPEC producers can’t afford to raise production as this will harm the OPEC basket price and increase revenue losses, thereby leading to a better demand-supply balance. […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • NEUTRAL STOCKS

    MARKET – ACTION ALERT – NEUTRAL STOCKS! – NEUTRAL BONDS – NEUTRAL GOLD – AWAITING A SIGNAL TO RETURN TO BEAR STOCKS, BULL BONDS AND BULL GOLD WHICH IS THEIR PRIMARY NEAR-TERM TRENDS. WE’RE EXPERIENCING A ‘DEAD-CAT’ BOUNCE THAT COULD CARRY A BIT FURTHER, POSSIBLY INTO THE ‘IDES OF MARCH’. The major U.S. indices began […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Increase Your Profits Up To 300% Using XXX Velocity ETFs (JNUG)

    Investing and increasing the value of your assets is difficult … It’s very hard to predict the winners which makes it very risky. Even if you like picking stocks and you win most of the time, unforeseen circumstances can burn even the best stock pickers. Most Americans would prefer to keep their money safe, so instead […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 6 Comments
  • Options 101: How To Use Historical Volatility

    Many traders often confuse implied volatility with historical volatility.  Implied volatility is what the market “expects” in the future.  Historical volatility essentially is a way to tell how far the stock might move in the future based on how fast it has been moving in the recent past.  ​It is a lagging indicator.  ​ Let’s take a closer look at what historical volatility is […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Union Pacific: Is There Any Hope?

    Summary UNP shares have continued their slide on the stock market this year as its entire business, except the automotive segment, is under pressure. UNP’s performance in the coal segment will weaken further as production and supply of the fossil fuel is declining as coal plants are being retired. Even in the intermodal segment, UNP […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Designing an Investment Portfolio

    Forefield2 PRINT What is meant by “designing an investment portfolio”? Designing an investment portfolio is the process of determining which investment vehicles will help you pursue your personal goals. First, you’ll want to identify the personal investment goals that you would like to fulfill. These goals will be closely tied to a number of factors, […]

    Posted at January 13, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • How Interest Rates Affect the Stock Market

    Investopedia2 PRINT Interest rates. Most people pay attention to them, and they can impact the stock market. But why? In this article, you will learn some of the indirect links between interest rates and the stock market and how they might affect your life. The Interest Rate Essentially, interest is nothing more than the cost someone pays […]

    Posted at January 13, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Markets Recover from Summer Swoon

    November 2015, Mike Loewengart, VP of Investment Strategy, PRINT Equity markets surged in October, even as the U.S. Federal Reserve opened the door wider to a possible December rate hike. U.S. large-cap stocks rallied over 8% during the month, outperforming small caps. Outside the U.S., developed and emerging markets showed impressive gains, each up more […]

    Posted at January 13, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment