Is Stock Market Sentiment Too Complacent?

Here’s your “lost decade” update: The S&P 500 has risen nine out of the past 10 years and in 2013 just posted its best yearly performance. Can it continue? More 

The January Effect: A Slam Dunk Seasonal Trend

The stock market's January effect, in which small caps beat large caps, is something to count on, as are its profit opportunities. Here's an example..... More 

Did the January Effect Arrive Early?

Experts debate the reality and merits of the January Effect, but the market is a creature of habit...take advantage by overweighting small vs large cap ETFs More 

Don’t Kill Yourself Interpreting Dow Jones’ Charts

The Dow Jones Industrial Average is making a triple-top on an inflation-adjusted basis. Here are two reasons why it just doesn't matter. More 

Market Hibernation Alert: The Bears Are Deep In Their Caves

The 'bear' crowd is sitting out the recent rally, hiding out until the market changes. Our advice: keep your portfolio balanced and ride the trend for now More 

VYM – Buy This ETF For a Dividend Core in Your Portfolio

The benefits of investing in dividend stocks are well known and widely accepted, yet not enough investors own them. Buy this ETF for your dividend core More 

U.S. Stocks Look Set to Keep Climbing

The major US equity indices have had a great run this year and continue pumping higher. Staying the trend make ssense with trailing stops and partial profit taking. More