Large Number of Sell Signals Should Give Traders Pause

There are two things I'd like to see before making additional bullish commitments. Read More

3 Reasons Why Russia-Ukraine Matters

Further escalation between Russia and Ukraine looks likely before this is all done, which comes at a time of vulnerability for the economy and markets. Read More

5 Signs of a Looming Market Collapse

The economy is rosy -- all is well, right? Not so fast. These 5 ETF charts show an undercurrent of worry for Wall Street. Read More

Put Some of Your Accumulated Cash To Work

The S&P 500 has penetrated overhead resistance with a fresh buy signal. Read More

Biotech is the Best Buy in This Market

Bargain hunters should focus on biotechs since momentum is clearly on their side. Read More

Russia Crisis Makes Europe a No-Go Area for Investors

After being the darling for much of the year, economic weakness and the Ukraine have caused sentiment to sour on European stocks. Read More

Europe’s Economy Is Looking Wheezy – Linkfest (Aug 13)

It looks like Europe is struggling to grow GDP again. Well, minus the marshmallow printing industry across the pond. That's booming! Read More

The Market Selloff Might Not Be Over – Here’s What to Do

With the market bouncing up and down in August, are we stuck with the market selloff? And what should investors do about it? Read More

Stay on the Sidelines Until Market’s Conundrum is Resolved

The Dow is struggling with a narrow range, and the trend could go either way. Read More

So How About Those Low Interest Rates? – Linkfest (Aug 12)

Yep, still waiting for those higher treasury bond yields. It's like watching plaint dry at this point. Read More

Strength of the Junior Indices is Encouraging, But…

Volume and breadth are at typical summer lows and fail to confirm a bottom. Read More

Hedge Funds Sent Scrambling by Goldman Sachs

Only those hedge funds generating the highest profits will make the cut. Where will the other funds go for financing, and who will benefit? Read More

30% of Americans Are Wrecking Their Own Retirement – Linkfest (Aug 11)

Ahh ... retirement. The sweet life of doing nothing. Unfortunately, for 30% of Americans, it's not going to happen. Get saving! Read More

SRI – There’s No Place for Morals in Business

Socially responsible investing is a gimmick, designed to make you feel good, with no way to controlling for returns absent SRI elements. Read More

U.S. Stock Market in a Critical Position

Despite bearish overtones, the Dow and Nasdaq held at important technical levels. Read More

Consumers Are Feeling More Confident – Linkfest (Aug 8)

Giddy about spending money? You're not alone. Consumers are more confident, and not just here in the U.S. Read More

If You’re a Bull, Root for a High-Volume Selloff

One more big loser of a day might be what the S&P 500 needs to spark the panic necessary to finally reach a technical bottom. Read More

Where’s the Market Headed From Here?

Find out which sectors are strong, whether Russian sanctions matter and where the S&P 500 will wind up from here in this podcast featuring investment advisor Charles Sizemore, the editor of Macro Trend Investor, and Jeff Reeves, the editor of Read More

Here Comes That Correction! – Linkfest (Aug 7)

Guess what? The market is finally in correction mode! Drown your sorrows with a secret hamburger. All that and more in today's Linkfest. Read More

A Market Bottom? Not Quite!

The major indices are oversold and a near-term bounce is likely, but a true market bottom has not yet been firmly established. Read More