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Technical Analysis & Outlook Video for Solar City and First Solar Stocks Week Feb 27th

<b>Technical Analysis & Outlook Video for Solar City and First Solar Stocks Week Feb 27th</b><p>This week we will be doing a “Solar theme” as those markets are …

VantagePoint Hot Stocks Outlook Week February 23rd, 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

How should I invest if I can't handle a market downturn?

<b>New York (CNN) —</b> <i>I've always invested in stocks, but now that I'm nearing the end of my career I find the stock market way too nerve-wracking, and I just don't feel I can handle another drop in stock prices. How I should invest? --Dan</i><p>I can certainly understand why you're apprehensive about the stock …

Stocks

Finding a Target for Nasdaq

<b>Target for Nasdaq</b><p>Crowd following Techniques is an area where I am somewhat blessed as my profession for over 20 years was teaching and mentoring …

Stocks

Top 6 Advantages of Investing in Mutual Funds

To diversify means to spread market risk by holding a variety of several different securities, rather than just a few. Most mutual funds invest in …

Stocks

JASO - Stocks Trading Idea of the Week - Markets Analysis

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Stocks

China stocks rise as investors see a bull market on the horizon

Asian stocks ended mostly higher Tuesday, with Japanese equities rising as the yen pulled back against the U.S. dollar while banking stocks bolstered gains in Chinese trade.<p>Japan’s Nikkei Stock Average NIK, -0.45% added 0.7%, as a stronger dollar and the prospects of higher U.S. rates lifted shares …

China

How a Canadian ETF toppled the mutual-fund monoply

<i>A series about people, products and discoveries that changed the world</i><p>There was a time when mutual funds roamed the financial landscape virtually unchallenged, charging high fees and underperforming benchmarks – as a group – without concern.<p>Investors with smaller amounts of capital may have …

Canada

The Logic behind GM ’s Desire to Sell Opel

<i>GM had not been earning much in Europe with the Opel brand. Now it things of offloading it and investors seem happy.</i><p>As you gain more experience in …

Markets

Develop High Self Esteem, it Is Key For Good Trading Performance | The Buddhist Trader

Your ability to develop high self esteem is a major key to good trading, yet most traders lack in this department without realising it.<p>Lack of high …

Top ‘peripheral play' picks, Ottawa may target capital gains, and why it's different this time for gold miners

The ‘picks and shovels’ investment strategy is a reference to the 19th century gold mining booms in North America. In a gold rush, the smartest financial move is not to buy up land in the hopes of finding gold, it’s opening a store selling picks and shovels so that others can fruitlessly dig holes …

Stocks

VantagePoint Hot Stocks Outlook Week February 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

Technical Analysis & Outlook Video for Tesla and Amazon Stocks Week Feb 20th

<b>Technical Analysis & Outlook Video for Tesla and Amazon Stocks Week Feb 20th</b><p><b>On Tesla</b> here this week, The Trend is strong. Price is retesting the …

How to Play a Potential Sell Off in Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) on Earnings - Markets Analysis

Retail giant Wal-Mart Stores, Inc. (WMT) is set to report their most recent quarterly earnings report Tuesday February 21st before the market opens. …

Stocks

Analysis for Financial Stocks and ETFs - Markets Analysis

Post the election the Financial Stocks sector led the way and was the driving force for the rally into year end. This led to the various subsectors …

How Crowdfunding Platform GoFundMe Has Created A $3 Billion Digital Safety Net

Where government can't—or won't—help, there's GoFundMe, the crowdfunding platform that's turning us all into Good Samaritans.<p>Last summer, torrential rains dumped 7 trillion gallons of water on Louisiana, sparking flash floods and setting homes adrift. As images of devastation looped across the …

Good Samaritans

How Investors Can Earn 7% Returns In A 2.5% World

The 10-year Treasury yield—the bellwether for global yields—is up 45% from its July 2016 lows. While U.S. debt looks relatively enticing, the recent upswing in inflation is squeezing real returns.<p>The consumer price index rose 2.2% (YoY) and hit a two-year high in December, narrowing the spread …

Stocks

The Critical Role of Dividends in Stocks' Long-Term Total Return

At a time of low yields in the safer areas of the bond market, investors have increasingly turned to dividend-paying stocks to generate income. But …

Stocks

Stocks Trading Idea of the Week is WTW Weight Watchers Intl Inc - Markets Analysis

<b>WTW NYSE – Weight Watchers International Inc</b><p><b>Stocks Trade Idea of the Week 13 February 2017</b><p>Once again, Trade Ideas technology points towards an …

Stocks

Fundamental Analysis vs. Technicals When Trading and Investing

<b>Fundamental Analysis vs. Technicals by Conner W. Mays</b><p>There are two “schools” of financial security analysis, <b>Fundamental Analysis</b> and <b>Technical</b> …

How to invest with $5, $50 or $100

Investing isn't just for the rich.<p>It is true that if you have lots of cash, you'll have lots of options on where to put it. But if you are just getting started and have just a minimal amount of money to work with — anywhere from $5 to $1,000 — you may have more choices than you might think.<p>A few …

Personal Finance

GM ’s Autonomous Vehicle Efforts at Advanced Stage - Markets Analysis

<i>General Motors (GM)has been quietly going about developing its autonomous vehicle technology and is closer than others</i><p>When you’re trading stocks …

The 3 Best Bank Stocks to Buy on Any Meaningful Dips

This year was meant to be the year of the bank stocks. With interest rates expected to rise and the Trump administration’s policies looking favorable …

Technical Analysis & Outlook Video for Tesla and Honda Stock Week Feb 12th

<b>Technical Analysis & Outlook Video for Tesla and Honda Stock Week Feb 12th</b><p><b>On Telsa ($TSLA)</b>, We have been on a rally up to 271.57 top of the range and …

Stocks

VantagePoint Hot Stocks Outlook Week February 9th, 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 …

Trading Journal for DIS - NYSE using Trading Safely Software - Trading Journals

A recent example and a way to introduce the premise of the Trading Safely software is on Disney (DIS).<p>The first chart on DIS, shows the first …

Stocks

Five Major Risks Investors Think You Should Worry About - Bloomberg

Investors have been hedging against the perils emanating from Europe’s elections and may be ignoring other risks that have the potential to roil the …

A $200 billion investor just made 'a special decision,' and it highlights a huge risk in the stock market

<i>Sebastien Page has crisscrossed the US during his more than 20-year career in investing and risk management.</i><p><i>After working for Boston-based State Street Associates as a senior managing director and head of the portfolio-management group, the Canadian native moved to the West Coast to join PIMCO as</i> …

Stocks

Top Preferred Stock ETFs for 2017

Preferred stocks pay dividends to shareholders before they pay dividends to holders of common stock. The dividend rate is fixed. In the event a …