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

Insider Trading at Tech Firms: Don’t Panic!

Apr. 21, 2014, 12:27 pm EDT – The sky isn’t falling just because insider trading occurs -- recent trading in AMZN and FB included. Here’s how to tell whether it’s cause for concern. More 

FDO Stock: Family Dollar Misses Again, Blames Old Man Winter

Apr. 10, 2014, 10:46 am EDT – Family Dollar posted a major earnings miss, and now it's sitting on the edge of some very important technicals. Here's what the mans for FDO stock. More 

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