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What Valuations Are Trying to Tell Investors Right Now

Based on current valuations, the defensive consumer staples, utilities and healthcare sectors remain expensive. Where can you find better opportunities? More 

For the Rally to Continue, These 3 Sectors Need to Rebound — and Soon

The broader market remains near record territory, but the XLF, XLU and XLP are making lower highs. Here's what that means for the rally's sustainability. More 

2 Options Trades to Play Steel’s Continued Comeback

A resurgence in emerging markets has brought basic materials from worst to first among sectors. Use these two options plays to ride steel's rally. More 

This Bull Is Likely to Keep Surprising Investors

The stock market's current exuberance cannot be ignored if you want to be successful. More 

Are SPDRs Truly Your Best Sector Bet?

SPDRs are usually investors' first choice for sector ETFs, but an equal-weighted approach has provided a better "pure play" -- and higher historical returns. More 

Key Breakout Attempt for U.S. Steel Corp. (X)

As U.S. Steel (X) continues to push up against its 200-day MA, it seems more and more likely to accelerate higher. More 

The Massive Repercussions of Rising Treasury Yields

The sharp rise in Treasury yields has led to massive disruptions in the stock market, blurring the lines between rate sensitivity and more sustainable, fundamental trends. More