Investing

STAGES OF A FINANCIAL BUBBLE – Where Are We Now?

If you believe this time is different and you can’t see how over-valued the Dow Index is based upon the MACD technical, then maybe it might be prudent to allow a Doctor to take a Cat-Scan to find out if you have any brains left in your head!

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Should You “Sell In May & Go Away”?

The saying “sell in May and go away” infers that the stock market is seasonally weak from May to September and, as such, one should not own stocks during that period of time. As illustrated in the chart below, however, the stock market is not particularly bearish then. It is merely less bullish (i.e. the odds of the market going down vs. up are equivalent). That’s why “sell in May and go away” is not a good trading strategy. Let me illustrate that fact further in the 10 charts below.

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Are “Death Crosses” Useful Indicators On When To Buy & Sell?

The “death cross” occurs when the 50 daily moving average falls below the 200 daily moving average and is seen by mainstream financial media as a BIG bearish signal. It isn’t. It is actually more often a medium-long term bullish signal than a bearish signal. Below are all the S&P 500’s death crosses that have occurred over the past 20 years and they substantiate that it isn’t a useful indicator. Take a look.

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Gold & Silver Warrants: What are They? Why Own Them? How are They Bought & Sold?

With all the interest in physical gold, silver and other commodities these days, and the large/mid-cap companies who mine the metals and the juniors who are exploring for them, it begs the question: “Why is no one writing about the merits of investing in the long-term warrants associated with a few of those companies?” Merits? Absolutely! Here is a primer on virtually all that you need to know about warrants and how to invest in them for major profits.

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These 5 Top Dividend Stocks All Share A ‘Strong Buy’ Rating

Dividend stocks are a...[great] way to ride out the choppy markets right now [and we have identified 5 such stocks that all] share a 'Strong Buy' rating from the Street using TipRanks’ powerful stock screener so, without further ado, let’s dive in and take a closer look at what the Street’s top analysts are saying about these five stocks right now:

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