Ethan Roberts
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Ethan Roberts is a stock and real estate investor, and a financial writer. He has taught courses for more than a decade in the Jacksonville, Fla., area on investing for retirement and investing in residential real estate. Ethan is also a licensed real estate agent in the state of Florida and served as the real estate editor of a major newsletter, The Tycoon Report, for three years.

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Recent Articles

Can Real Estate Bounce Back This Spring?

Mar. 28, 2014, 11:03 am EDT – The real estate industry has been rocked by months of downright ugly headlines, but we keep hearing, "Hey, it's the weather." Will a spring thaw cure all? More 

Homebuilders Get Demolished – Time to Buy?

Mar. 13, 2014, 10:55 am EDT – Homebuilders have been hit hard in the past few weeks, as investor fears continue to punish the sector. But is the pullback actually a buying opportunity? More 

Costco Earnings Miss Again; Start Worrying About COST Stock

Mar. 6, 2014, 9:37 am EDT – Costco earnings are starting to become problematic after yet another disappointment. As a result, COST stock might really begin lagging its peers. More 

HD Stock Vs. LOW: What’s the Best Buy in Home Improvement?

Feb. 27, 2014, 9:53 am EDT – In predictable fashion, Home Depot beat estimates while Lowe's was in line with the consensus. But does that make HD stock a better buy? More 

Target: Buy TGT Stock With Both Fists!

Feb. 26, 2014, 12:32 pm EDT – Target's security breach has been put to paper in Q4 earnings. And with that seemingly in the rear-view, investors are ready to believe in TGT stock again. More 

The Housing Market Outlook Just Keeps Getting Worse

Feb. 19, 2014, 11:50 am EDT – Significant drop-offs in builder confidence, housing starts just the latest reasons to worry about the American housing market. More 

TGT Stock Is Sliding Into Value Territory

Jan. 24, 2014, 1:43 pm EDT – History shows that buying TGT stock at depressed levels should reap long-term profits. And as Target's dividend inches upward, that seems increasingly true. More 

SBUX – Starbucks Stock Bounces Back, But Should You Buy?

Jan. 24, 2014, 9:12 am EDT – Starbucks stock initially sank after a mixed first-quarter earnings report, but it already regained that lost ground and then some. Still, is SBUX a buy? More 

FDO – Snatch Up Some Discounted Family Dollar Stock

Jan. 10, 2014, 11:03 am EDT – Family Dollar stock took a beating yesterday, but discount retailers have a tendency to bounce back. Plus, FDO could be a takeover target. More 

3 Power Stocks With Heavy Insider Selling at Year’s End

Jan. 2, 2014, 1:31 pm EDT – These three stock all saw significant insider selling at the end of 2013. But should other investors sell, or was it just some harmless profit-taking? More