3 Ways Private Equity Has Bullied Its Way to Big Profits

Private equity firms rake in big profits charging fees to the companies they acquire, but they're not always justified. Just look at these examples. Read More

5 Charts Showing Proof of a Market Top

A host of indicators -- from margin debt to U.S. consumer finances -- are hinting that we have seen a market top, and that deeper declines are on the way. Read More

Can the Nasdaq Turn This Bounce Into a True Reversal?

It survived a test of its 200-day moving average, but formidable resistance is overhead. Read More

Charts Offer Hope a Major Correction Can Be Avoided

Both the industrials and transports recovered their 50-day moving averages. Read More

12 Terrible Things Could Happen If You Don’t Do Your Taxes

Taxes are due today. We're hoping that doesn't come as a shock. If you don't file and pay your taxes, however these things could happen. We warned you... Read More

Expect More Volatility as the Market Attempts a Bottom

Only those with strong stomachs should attempt trading these unpredictable swings. Read More

4 Thing You Need to Know About This Correction

It's easy to let fear rule during a market correction, but it's crucial to stay cool-headed. These realities about the Nasdaq and S&P 500 can help. Read More

Should You Buy or Sell the Next Bounce?

The stock market is now so oversold that we should expect a bounce this week. Read More

Is China Slowing Down?

Chinese trade data may not be reliable, but there is evidence indicating that the country's economy is slowing down. Here's what that means to U.S. investors Read More

3 Trends I Want to See This Earnings Season

Expectations for this earnings season are low, but my feeling is that if we see these three trends, markets will once again head higher. Here's hoping... Read More

S&P 500 Erases YTD Gains – What Happen’s Next?

Was the S&P 500 the last proverbial man standing? Thursday's route took back all the profit from the last three months. Read here to find out what's next Read More

India Elections: What Investors Need to Know

The biggest election in world history will, not surprisingly, affect investors differently depending on the outcome. Here's what you should know about the India elections. Read More

No Evidence of a Bottom Being Put in Place

With significant support broken, the market is in a near- and intermediate-term downtrend. Read More

Nasdaq Pummeled as Trouble in Asia Escalates

The Nasdaq just suffered another "outside reversal" -- a serious sign of weakness that investors and traders alike shouldn't take lightly. Read More

Changing Winds for the Stock Market’s Leaders

The major markets have taken a big hit over the past month, and a few sectors and individual stock have fared even worse. Let's see what's going on and why Read More

Google Just Became a Real Problem for Online Travel Agents

Bringing the Room 77 platform into the mix puts Google into the online travel agent game, where it can make trouble for Priceline, Expedia, and TripAdvisor. Read More

It’s Best to Hold Cash in This Perplexing Market

Mixed signals mean stocks are likely to move sideways for an extended time. Read More

Technicals Saying, ‘Keep Out!’

The Nasdaq's breakdown, S&P 500's key reversal day and Dow's non-confirmation are clears signs. Read More

INFOGRAPHIC: April’s State of the Real Estate Market Report

Southern California real estate markets see double-digit inventory gains year-over-year, but prices continue to rise there -- at least for now. Read More

Sell-off Doesn’t ‘Feel Right,’ but That Doesn’t Matter

We must disregard emotion, go with the facts and heed sell signals. Read More