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3 Charts That Tell Us About the Stock Market in October

The economy continues to struggle, employment is still weak, and markets are vulnerable. Here's how we're going to position our portfolio More 

5 Charts Show Employment and Housing are Weaker Than You Think

These charts on both the employment and housing data will show you both sectors are still very sick. Here's what to do for the near term More 

Wall Street Hit as the Dow Jones Tests 16,000

Stocks are still in the midst of their "hike or no hike" anxiety attack, while the weakness is backed up by government action against Big Pharma and disappointing economic data from China, sending the Dow Jones lower. More 

Will Banks Put the Brakes on the Market?

A lack of participation from this all-important sector limits potential upside. More 

Trade of the Day: Lockheed Martin (LMT)

I expect the trading range to be maintained in the short-term, but there's plenty of money to be made while the market decides its course. More 

High-Grade and Junk Bonds Are Getting Scarier Every Day (JNK)

Prices for corporate bonds have rolled over recently, and that's pressuring exchange-traded funds like the Barclays junk bond SPDR. More 

Don’t Dismiss Carl Icahn’s Warning on Junk Bonds

Carl Icahn is worried about a bubble brewing in junk bonds, and even if that doesn't happen, caution is warranted for this hot asset class. More