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GLD: There’s Gold in Them Thar Options!

Gold prices on a multiyear slide, and the GLD ETF has lost 40% of its value in five years. Now, there's a short-term bounce trade. More 

Is Portfolio Diversification Still A Free Lunch?

Portfolio diversification has its merits, but today the real value is under scrutiny. Here's how we'll play our asset model in today's economy More 

Trade of the Day: SPDR Gold Shares ETF (GLD)

The chart for GLD mirrors that of gold, and I've got several options trades to play it. More 

GLD: Gold Is Losing its Luster … Again

Gold prices are suffering in the wake of the latest Fed announcement. Here's a GLD put spread bursting with potential profits. More 

Why the Debt Ceiling Deadline Isn’t That Scary

US Treasury Secretary Lew sent his warning letter to Congress to increase the debt ceiling. Here's what bond markets have to say about passage More 

7 Best iShares ETFs for Building Your Portfolio

ETFs from iShares offer investors a wide variety of low-cost index funds, which makes iShares a good one-stop shop for building a diversified portfolio. More 

GLD: Get Behind the Stronger Stance in Gold

A more promising posture is slowly being assumed by the GLD etf and one that could see further appreciation into the first quarter of 2016. More