Hedge Against a Market Crash With Index ETF LEAPS

Long-dated puts on index ETFs can help you sleep at night if you fear a market crash. Consider these 3 LEAPS trades. More 

Higher Stock Prices on Declining Volume, a Major Red Flag?

The February rally brought stocks back up near their all time highs, however many are concerned over low trading volume, and this chart shows why More 

Don’t Get Blindsided by the Next Market Volatility Outburst

Most investors were caught off-guard by the stock market's sharp correction in January. Here's a way to shift the odds towards you to avoid a repeat More 

3 Ways ETF Investors Can Approach an Erratic Stock Market

The market has become topsy-turvy, with buy and sell signals opposite of 2013's. ETF investors can take these 3 approaches for the new reality More 

Wall Street is Still Optimistic, Should You Be Too?

Wall Street’s analysts are still cheerleading stocks for 2014 as if nothing has changed. Is their optimism well founded? Read more to find out. More 

How Caterpillar Stock Ranks Among Analysts’ Top Dow 30 Picks

A study of analyst recommendations at the major brokerages shows that Caterpillar is the #23 broker pick, on average, out of the Dow 30 stocks. Here's why... More 

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