5 Worst Sectors to Avoid This Week

According to the Portfolio Grader database this week, the Auto parts, Metals & Mining, Life Science, Energy Services, and Communications Equipment sectors are at the bottom. More 

How to Trade Alcoa: Dive in Headfirst If AA Falls Under $8.60

A post-earnings dip in aluminum titan Alcoa is entirely likely. Here's why this is more investment opportunity than reason to flee. More 

Should I Buy U.S. Steel? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

It's an efficient giant in the industry, but there are reasons for investors to be cautious. See our verdict. More 

Jury Awards Black Steelworker $25M for Harassment

A jury has awarded Elijah Turley, a steelworker formerly employed at ArcelorMittal's Lackawana, New York, plant, $25 million in damages for racial harassment. More 

How Low Can Materials Stocks Go?

If you’re looking for evidence that materials stocks remain a dangerous place to bottom-fish, look no further than the recent market action in AK Steel. More 

Materials Stocks Have Taken a Beating, but I’m Still Bullish

Rather than focus on old news, pay attention to the momentum these two stocks are gaining compared with their crisis-level lows. More 

Dig Out From Under These 10 Metal and Mining Stocks

Metal and mining stocks are hard-hit by the lower price of gold and the expense of finding new sources of the precious metal. Here are 10 mining stocks to avoid More