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Stocks Slammed Amid Bond Turmoil

In the end, the Dow Jones lost 2.1% as it closes back in on the 18,000 level, the S&P lost 2.5%, the Nasdaq lost 2.5% and the RUT lost 3.1%. More 

A Safe 3-Stock Portfolio That Pays 5.9% (TLT, HYG, ETV)

Thinking creatively about how to invest towards retirement leads us to this steady 3-stock portfolio with a big yield...and upside to boot More 

iShares Barclays 20+ Yr Treas. Bond (ETF) (TLT) Is at a Major Crossroads

The August jobs report will put the iShares 20+ Year Treasury Bond ETF (TLT) in play. Bonds now face a critical juncture. More 

iShares Barclays 20+Yr Treas. Bond (ETF): A Safer Haven for TLT Volatility Traders

Position for price volatility out of a neutral triangle in TLT using a bull, bear vertical combination for less risk. More 

The New “Dividend Bubble” Playbook

There's an alleged bubble in low vol stocks extending to dividend stocks. Here's how to play it to gain income and yield More 

Rising Interest Rates: Never Say Never

Remember that any trend can reverse itself, including a run of bond market gains. The key is to keep your portfolio prepared for the shocks... More 

iShares Barclays 20+Yr Treas. Bond (ETF): Two Safer Haven Bond Plays in TLT

A relative, but far from secure, safe haven in TLT emphasizes limited risk strategies using the options market. More