Sunday , 18 August 2019


Investing

Physical Gold vs. Gold Stocks: Which Perform Best In A Recession? (+8K Views)

IF the bull market in stocks and bonds is to end, the implications will be dire because, historically, the Fed has always intervened to prop the market by lowering interest rates. Fed moves impact the broader market equities and impact resource equities alike so let’s take a look at the effect of a general market correction on our resource portfolio.

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The P/E Ratio: Its Strengths and Limitations (+25K Views)

When it comes to valuing stocks, the price-to-earnings (P/E) ratio is the number one metric for investors that want an instant fix on what the market thinks of a company. [That being said]...there are health warnings to heed if you don’t want to be left exposed by its limitations. [Let me explain.] Words: 1101

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Cannabis Central: These Marijuana- Related Companies Pay Dividends!

Investors should take a close look at all relevant data points before making any decisions, especially in a higher-risk environment such as the emerging marijuana industry. Choosing lower-risk stocks which allow for some indirect exposure to the industry, such as the ones above, could be an opportune move for investors, especially for those that desire dividend income from their stock holdings.

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Investor Fear Gauge: What Everyone Should Know About VIX

VIX is the ticker symbol for the volatility index that the Chicago Board Options Exchange created to calculate the implied volatility of options on the S&P 500 index for the next 30 calendar days. The formal name of the VIX is the CBOE Volatility Index [and informally as the investor fear guage]. Below is some introductory material on the VIX offered up in a question and answer format: Words: 915

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Cannabis Central: Dismal Month For Every “Pot” Stock & ETF Except This One

Given all the interest in "pot" stocks and ETFs these days one would think that the cannabis sector was setting the world on fire but the truth of the matter is that the performance of almost 100% of the 135+ "pot" stocks & ETFs out there that I follow are way down this month - way down - except this 1 stock. This article identifies that stock and provides a solid reason why that is the case.

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These 8 “Pot” Stocks Trade On Both Major U.S. & Cdn. Exchanges – Check Them Out

These 8 stocks, by the fact that they are listed on major stock exchanges in both Canada and the U.S., are well placed to attract major institutional attention and the potential for major price appreciation as more investors get on board. It might serve new investors well to seriously consider these stocks instead of venturing into the much more volatile juniors in the space.

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