A Disturbance In The Force: The Bull and Bear Case for Stocks

Starting in the hole for the year stinks. Here's how I view the Bull and Bear case today, and how to evaluate your next investment moves... More 

With MAR Stock Oversold, Time to Check Out of Marriott

One way to measure the level of fear in a stock is its Relative Strength Index (RSI). Marriott's recent RSI fell below this key level... More 

LEAPS for the Leap Year: 3 Covered Calls for 2016

Prepare for another volatile year in the markets with this trio of covered calls that will hedge your broad-market holdings. More 

Why Stock Buybacks Will Be Stronger Than Ever in 2016 (SPY, AAPL, NKE)

An increase in Federal interest rates won't spell doom for stock buybacks, as old favorites continue programs and new ones get in on the fun. More 

Don’t Count on the Fed to Backstop Your Investments

Yes, stock prices can sometimes plummet. And they are doing so today after Monday's rout. Here is how to prepare for the coming year's turmoil More 

5 Investing Lessons I Learned in 2015

Every year I like to do a recap of the lessons learned over the preceding twelve months. I want to share those lessons learned today.. More 

How to Start Investing in 2016 with just $1,000

If you set aside a little money each payday, you can start investing, whether by upping you current retirement plan or starting something new. More