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Regional Banking ETFs Stronger in the Long Run

Regional banking ETFs perform well in rising rates, and it's why you should look to this investment ahead of the Fed's meetings on the 'taper' issue this week More 

Financial Stocks: A Winning Bet for Fed Tapering

Financial stocks have performed very well during periods of rising bond yields thus far in 2013. What does this tell us about financials' 2014 outlook? More 

12 Stock Charts to Watch Right Now

A look at several stock charts right now shows eight potential breakout buys, as well four stocks that could be vulnerable in coming weeks. More 

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 

3 Best ETFs to Own Until You Die

These are the best ETFs to buy and hold forever, because the stocks you gain exposure to are, quite frankly, fundamental to human existence. 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 

Bank of America Bulls Won’t Be Deterred

Bank of America might have been dumped from the Dow Jones Industrial Average, but strong technical movement is keeping BAC afloat -- and then some. More