We are now in a confirmed bear market, and that means that the major trend is to the downside. More
Bear Market and CorrectionsWhen a market is said to be bearish, analysts are forecasting a downturn of the market or stock often caused by news reports or financial statements. However, as an investor, a bear market does not mean you cannot profit during the down time. By using options and shorting stocks, investors still have the opportunity to make money.
Corrections occur when a new commodity price is established, often after a trade barrier is removed, and due to the price change, the market shifts to a new equilibrium. With the several moving components to a correction, sectors within the market will change accordingly giving investors an interesting time period to play the market.
In case you didn’t get the memo, global stocks are now in correction mode. Taking just a few extra cautious steps can save you money and headaches. Here's how to start... More
This is what the so-called "smart money" keeps in mind whenever we're in the throes of a bear market. More
We're going to get a market crash again -- that's inevitable. But don't take the bears' recent warnings to heart. More