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Why the Dow Jones Industrial Average Is Pointless

Investors and media still follow the Dow Jones Industrial Average. But a look at the index's mechanics shows there's little reason to do so. Read Article

Apple Inc. (AAPL) Stock Doesn’t Have What It Takes

Apple (AAPL) stock selling should intensify heading into January as seasonality turns negative and investors contend with a list of unknowns. Read Article

5 Ways to Avoid Losing Money in the New Year

With instability in the offing, the trick for the new year won’t be how to make a lot of money, but how to avoid losing a lot of it. Read Article

10 High-Risk, High-Reward Stocks to Buy for 2017

Now that investors have stepped back, bargain hunters are searching for value and performance in high-risk stocks offering high reward. Read Article

Put Option Trading – Selling Puts for Beginners

Selling puts is like a savvy limit order. You get paid for your willingness to buy a stock. Here's how to trade put options successfully. Read Article

Tesla Motors Inc (TSLA) Stock Powers up as Trump Summit Looms

Tesla Motors (TSLA) is moving like it's on fire Tuesday, as no one factor guides TSLA stock up and over its 50-day moving average. Read Article

The Boost in Basic Materials Is Just the Beginning

Trump's election has changed everything. Now traders are looking toward fiscal policy to stimulate the economy and basic materials. Read Article

Should You Buy Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) Stock? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) is up 300% over the past year. Can the run continue for AMD stock, or will short sellers find vindication? Read Article

5 Large-Cap Stocks to Buy for the Push Higher

After Friday’s better-than-expected payroll report, everything seems to be going right for the bulls. Here are five large-cap stocks to buy. Read Article

10 Ways to Make Money in the Market in 2017

Our guide to making money next year includes a few winning stock picks ... but also strategies such as netting a 33% "return" on your taxes! Read Article

How to Invest in Bombay Stock Exchange Companies

Do you want to buy Indian stocks like those that trade on the Bombay Stock Exchange (BSE)? Here are three ways to go about it. Read Article

Why You Need A Plan For All That Cash In Your Portfolio

A hoard of cash in your portfolio is always a double-edged sword. It provides security and comfort, but you want to put it to work, too.. Read Article

There’s Absolutely No Reason to Buy Starbucks Corporation (SBUX) Stock Right Now

Starbucks (SBUX) stock is in a slumber, and Howard Schultz is so enamored with technology and politics that he’s taken his eye off the ball. Read Article

The Hillary Clinton Rally: Wall Street Becomes a Blue State

Why is the stock market rallying today? Because to the market, Hillary Clinton represents stability. Donald Trump is a leap into the unknown. Read Article

Why Does the Monthly Jobs Report Matter?

The monthly jobs report is a fixation for many investors. We look at why nonfarm payrolls matter so much as a gauge of the economy. Read Article

5 Energy Stocks Hurt by OPEC’s Theatrics

Energy stocks are being hammered on a "no deal" result out of the OPEC meeting in Vienna, capping months of supply-freeze hype. Read Article

Juniper Networks, Inc. (JNPR) Stock Bucks Downtrend on Encouraging Guidance

JNPR stock has been through some rough times, but it looks like things are changing. Juniper Networks will likely end the year with a bang. Read Article

3 Big Oil Stocks at Risk From OPEC Uncertainty

These three Big Oil stocks are at risk from OPEC squabbling that is drawing the price of crude back down below the $50 mark. Read Article

Donald Trump vs. Hillary Clinton: How Will You Be Taxed?

How far will Washington dig into your pockets? We compare Donald Trump's and Hillary Clinton's tax plans to see how you'll make out. Read Article

Bank Stocks Are Better Off If Hillary Clinton Beats Donald Trump

The market is already preparing for -- and pricing in -- a victory by Hillary Clinton over Donald Trump in the 2016 presidential election. Read Article