Why Trying To Avoid Every Dip Is A Fool’s Errand

The volatility to start the year has brought out expert opinions on the best way to ride out the storm. Here's my take on ways to proceed More 

Why Good and Bad News Don’t Help Stocks Anymore

Since the Great Recession the Fed has consistently backed efforts to keep the markets higher. What will happen now with rates moving up? More 

3 Covered Calls to Beat This Choppy Market

Covered calls can help you generate income or just hedge your portfolio in a down market. Here are three trades to consider today. More 

SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY): A Bounce Is Nigh

The rough start to the new year has the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (SPY) at a point where a strong oversold bounce looks likely. More 

Damage Control: Is It Too Late Too Become More Defensive?

A manufacturing recession doesn't matter until it does. Here is how anemic production looks today, and how to invest in this market... More 

Dow Chemical Stock Crosses 4% Dividend Yield Point (DOW)

Looking at the universe of stocks we cover at Dividend Channel, Dow Chemical stock now sports a 4% dividend yield... More 

S&P 500: Bet with the Bears with a SPY Call Spread

The S&P 500 is trying to muster a rebound, but it will fail. Profit from continued stock weakness with this SPY bear call spread. More