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Why Traders Fear Losing So Much

Fear of losing is a major stumbling block to lasting trading success. It is possibly the biggest threat to our survival as traders and to our ability …

The One Place to Find 6.5% Dividends and 82% Upside Now

Things are tough for contrarian investors these days.<p>Back in August, for example, I recommended buying financial stocks. It was an easy call to make.<p>At the time, the <b>Financial Select Sector SPDR Fund (XLF)</b> was down 4% from a year earlier, and the worst performers had fallen much further. I …

Stocks

Financial Markets Mid-Week Bullet Report - Markets Analysis

<i>The US benchmark stock index, S&P 500 has suffered its steepest loss since October yesterday as the financial markets brace for uncertainties in</i> …

Finance

Our March 6th’s Blow Off Top Call on Banks starting to Bear Fruit! - Trading Journals

Our Previous Analysis on “SlammDunk Signals suggesting Blow off Top for Super Regional Banks” highlighting the endless merry go round called sector …

Wall Street

Five funds that will pay your pension AND generate capital for your heirs

Annuity rates are rising - which is good news for retirees who are prepared to swap a lump sum for an income paid for life.<p>But the rates are still poor in comparison to other returns. Importantly, annuity returns are still, in many cases, less than the income you could hope to receive from a …

Investing

China ’s Economic Transition: What’s at Stake - Markets Analysis

In 2015, India overtook China as the world’s fastest growing economy,[1] a transition that will likely intensify as Beijing embarks on a new …

China

Swing Trading Journal for NETFLIX ($NFLX)

10/05/14 – This stock price has seen a classic W4 pull back so far on the back of strong Bullish trend. There are 8/9 indicators in the green and …

Stocks

Transportation Average Reaching a Critical Decision Point - ETF & Stocks

<b>Transportation ETF, Index and Stocks Analysis</b><p>The concept of multiple time frame analysis in one visualization is a core component of the Trading …

Stocks

CF - NYSE is the Stocks Trading Idea of the Week 20th March

<b>CF Inductries Holding Inc (CF)</b><p><b>Stocks Trading Idea of the Week</b><p>Much like last week we are leveraging Trade Ideas technology to identify oversold …

Stocks

INTC - Intel’s Mobileye Acquisition Crucial to Driverless Tech Entry

<i>INTC – Intel’s acquisition of Mobileye opens up opportunities to the chip manufacturer for taking on Google and Tesla.</i><p><b></b>Technology makes it easier for …

Driverless Cars

Five low-cost stock market funds for maximum income

Investors who want low-cost options for income in retirement can use “passive” funds. Unlike the actively managed investment trusts featured in the main article (left), these funds simply track an index or market, such as the FTSE 100 index of leading British companies.<p>They differ from active funds …

Stocks

Central Banks Rundown: Monetary Policy Continues to Drive Markets - Markets Analysis

Monetary policy has been a key driver of the global financial markets since the 2008 U.S. subprime mortgage crisis, which quickly devolved into the …

Central Banks

Technical Analysis on Gold ETFs JNUG and JDST Week of March 20th

<b>Technical Analysis on Gold ETFs JNUG and JDST Week of March 20th</b><p>This week on we will be looking at Gold ETFs. The Gold Futures market has had a nice …

Stocks

Should Traders be Considering a Short Setup in FedEx Corporation FDX Ahead of Earnings? - Markets Analysis

FedEx Corporation (FDX) is a freight and logistics company with operations across a number of transportation and commerce businesses and is set to …

VantagePoint Hot Stocks Outlook Week March 16th, 2016

The Hot Stocks Outlook uses VantagePoint’s market forecasts that are up to 86% accurate to demonstrate how traders can improve their timing and …

Stocks

Here's how you can invest $20,000

So you’ve come into some money? First, get excited. Then, figure out how to make the most out of that money.<p>March 16, 2017 —So you’ve come into some …

Retirement

Should I buy The Needle, or The Hay Stack? - Diversification

<b>Diversification</b> – it’s every asset manager’s favorite word, and for a good reason. However, as we all know, too much of any one thing (no matter how …

Stocks

Mid-Week Markets Bullet Report - FOMC Rate Decision in Focus

<i>Today’s main event is the long awaited Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC) rate decision. The focus though is not whether the Federal Reserve (FED)</i> …

OPEC

10 Monthly Dividend Stocks to Buy to Pay the Bills

I like making money in the stock market. But I <i>love</i> dividends. You see, the problem with capital gains is that in order to actually enjoy them, you …

Stocks

Trump and VIX - A Volatile U.S. President - A Volatile Market

Donald Trump’s surprise election win triggered a meteoric rise in global equities, as investors rallied behind expectations of faster economic …

Wall Street

Straddle Trade & Scalping Trade Journal for $SBGL

19/10/14 – This SBGL stock is setting very strongly in both directions and so I am putting together a Straddle Trade with a Twist. Options traders …

Stocks

The Best Ways to Invest a Big Chunk of Cash

Whether you want to invest a lump sum from a 401(k) or IRA rollover, a tax refund, an inheritance, or to invest lottery winnings, there are a few …

Personal Finance

7 Future Blue-Chip Stocks You Need to Buy

Over the years, I’ve had my share of investing ups and downs. In that time, I’ve come to learn that I’m good at one kind of investing: finding future …

Stocks

Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners - GDXJ - Trade Idea of the Week - Markets Analysis

<b>Market Vectors Junior Gold Miners – GDXJ</b><p><b>Trading Idea of the Week</b><p>As the general markets work off some overbought conditions, we are looking to Trade …

Stocks

Market Neutral Trading - Stocks Trading Strategy

<b>Market Neutral Trading</b><p>It’s become a kind of cliché to say that someone “wrote the book” on something, but when we are talking about market neutral …

Stocks

3 High-Yield ETFs That Could Power Your Portfolio to the Next Level

If you're an income investor, forget dividend stocks and check out these three high-yield ETFs today.<p>If you're wary of the risks associated with …

Stocks

How Ionis (IONS) Is Preparing a Biotech Market Dominator

<i>The biotech industry is heating up with a groundbreaking anticoagulation drug being developed by Ionis (IONS).</i><p>For successful conventional or <b>online</b> …

Medicine

Stocks Trading Journal Update for the Trading Safely Team

Latest Update from the Stocks Trading Journal of the Trading Safely Team<p>Exclusive to Technician, Trading Safely has been designed in such a way as to …

Stocks

Technical Analysis & Outlook Video for Google and Yahoo Stocks Week 13 March

<b>Technical Analysis & Outlook Video for Google and Yahoo Stocks Week 13 March</b><p>This week on Yahoo we can see that that we are moving from low up to …

Stocks