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Caution Signals Are Flashing as Consumer Concerns Persist

Weakness in the consumer discretionary sector continues despite upbeat news on employment and retail sales. Here's why investors need to heed this warning signal More 

PFF: Why You Should Give Preferred Stocks Another Look

Preferred stocks and iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF (PFF) offer high yields and a favorable risk-reward profile. It's time to give the PFF ETF another look. More 

Why I Believe Markets Are Rigged

Can we learn to thrive in the HFT/algo world of high speed trading? Here are some tips and ideas on how to copy in a fast moving market More 

3 Trades to Kick Off the Second Quarter

Traders should focus in on short- and medium-term trends likely to continue over the next three months. Here are three of my favorite trades to kick off Q2. More 

3 Big Time Trends That ETF Investors May Miss

Investors should use the current news and investment landscape to hedge their market bets. Here are some suggested avenues for ETF investors More 

The 5 Best Index Funds for Optimists

What does an investor do who is truly optimistic? Simple: You get your money into the market in some of the best index funds out there, then sit back and let time grow your wealth. More 

Don’t Ignore the Defensive Signals – Buy These 2 ETFs

ETF investors continue to chase risk, despite the market flashing defensive signals. Investors are better off with these broad, low-volatility ETFs. More