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

How Real Estate Changed 5 Years After Lehman Bros.

Sep. 20, 2013, 1:58 pm EDT – Five years after the Lehman Bros. collapse, the real estate market has been peppered with new regulations ... and has a whole new outlook. More 

Brinker’s Insider Selling Is a Scary Sign

Sep. 6, 2013, 2:12 pm EDT – A lot of Brinker's insiders have been selling the stock recently, and things don't look good for the company. But one competitor is looking great right now. More 

When Is Insider Selling a Bad Sign?

Sep. 5, 2013, 7:00 am EDT – Insider selling doesn't always mean investors should run for the exits. Find out which signs say you can ignore insider selling -- and which say you can't. More 

Dollar General Could Be About to Break Out

Sep. 4, 2013, 11:40 am EDT – Dollar General stock opened higher this morning after the discounter beat analysts expectations. That's a good sign for DG, and for the broader sector. More 

Here Comes the Chill in Real Estate

Aug. 28, 2013, 1:11 pm EDT – A number of data points on the real estate front are cooling the hot homebuilder-lifting winds of early 2013 as we head into autumn and winter. More 

Real Estate Won’t Rule 2013′s Second Half

Jun. 26, 2013, 11:32 am EDT – We've been enjoying one of the strongest real estate markets in years, but things will cool off in the final half of the year. Here's how to play that reality. More 

May Insider Report: Buying Points to Coal Opportunity

Jun. 4, 2013, 11:15 am EDT – A look at insider trading for the month of May points to a couple of potential potholes, as well as a buying opportunity in the coal sector. More 

As Homeowners Tap Their Equity, Who Wins and Who Loses?

Jun. 3, 2013, 9:58 am EDT – If homeowners are smart, home equity can make for a convenient, low-cost way to borrow money ... which is also promising for banks and big-box stores. More 

The Housing Boom Continues — But Which Homebuilders to Buy?

May. 28, 2013, 3:04 pm EDT – If you're looking to chase this trend, play the hot hand -- stick with the best players in the group. More 

Wait Before Hopping Into Home Depot

May. 21, 2013, 1:11 pm EDT – Home Depot just reported a strong Q1 that sent the stock up to new highs. If you're not in yet, though, now's not the time to make your move. Here's why. More