Money and Markets: Issues

Issues

Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. - Urgent New Buy Recommendations

Urgent New Buy Recommendations

by Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. | Tuesday, September 19, 2017 at 3:00pm

I've been warning about a dangerous escalation in the Korean crisis and a rapid deterioration in U.S.-Russian relations. Now it's happening. Here's what you need to do now...

Mike Burnick - Money Tsunami driving bull market to new Highs. What’s Next?

Money Tsunami driving bull market to new Highs. What’s Next?

by Mike Burnick | Monday, September 18, 2017 at 4:00pm

If you want to protect your wealth from financial woes, there's no safer place than the U.S., which has kept America's bull market running for 8.5 years.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Funny. But also very sad.

Funny. But also very sad.

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, September 18, 2017 at 7:30am

The U.S. debt problem is a very old story. In fact, ever since I was 9 years old, I remember my father talking about it all the time. But the monster debt situation we now face is far bigger than at any time in U.S. history.

The Money and Markets Team - Growth vs. Yield  … Flashy vs. Simple … Financial Judgement Day

Growth vs. Yield … Flashy vs. Simple … Financial Judgement Day

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, September 16, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - Apple Primed to Profit From New iPhones

Apple Primed to Profit From New iPhones

by Bill Hall | Friday, September 15, 2017 at 7:30am

Wall Street analysts focused on the wrong things when they ran down Apple after it unveiled three new iPhones. Bill Hall sets the record straight.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Financial Judgement Day  br /  NAMED HERE: Investments that will blow your mind …

Financial Judgement Day
NAMED HERE: Investments that will blow your mind …

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 4:00pm

Japan is moving swiftly to militarize. The government will borrow and spend tens of trillions of yen to buy a new defensive weaponry. And it will pile up a whole new layer of debt onto what is already the biggest debt Godzilla of all time. Financial Judgement Day is upon us -- and the time to invest is NOW.

Jon Markman - Who Needs Flashy When Simplicity Delivers?

Who Needs Flashy When Simplicity Delivers?

by Jon Markman | Thursday, September 14, 2017 at 7:30am

Finding companies with terrific financial performance and a long, consistent history of rewarding shareholders is what I find for my members.

Grant Wasylik - Choose Growth Over Yield to Get Rich with Dividends

Choose Growth Over Yield to Get Rich with Dividends

by Grant Wasylik | Wednesday, September 13, 2017 at 7:30am

A Ned Davis study shows that choosing dividend growth over dividend yield is the decisive factor for getting rich in the stock market. There are 100-pluss U.S. dividend-growth ETFs in the marketplace. Here are our five favorites.

Tony Sagami - 2 Letters That Could Turbocharge Your Investment Results

2 Letters That Could Turbocharge Your Investment Results

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 4:00pm

If you're interested in technology (and tech stocks), then there's one metric that you should be paying close attention to turbocharge your investment results.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - We’re OK! Storm damage not as bad as feared.  br Thank you for your prayers!

We’re OK! Storm damage not as bad as feared.
Thank you for your prayers!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 11:00am

Hurricane Irma brought powerful winds, tremendous amounts of rain, countless tornados and massive power outages. But we're OK. Thank you for your prayers!

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Despite Irma, we’re all set for 9/12!  br Three perfect debt storms headed our way …

Despite Irma, we’re all set for 9/12!
Three perfect debt storms headed our way …

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, September 11, 2017 at 7:30am

No matter where you go in the world, there could be no tougher time for a dramatic ramp-up in expenditures for defense — let alone for hurricane relief. That’s why I’m holding my emergency conference on Tuesday come hell or high water.

The Money and Markets Team - Emergency! … 5% Interest for All … The Gold Rocket

Emergency! … 5% Interest for All … The Gold Rocket

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, September 9, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - Korean ICBMs Prompt Bargain Buys

Korean ICBMs Prompt Bargain Buys

by Bill Hall | Friday, September 8, 2017 at 7:30am

The Koreans keep testing ICBMs. Now they’ve figured out how to make a hydrogen bomb that fits onto an ICBM. Bill Hall sees investment opportunities.

Sean Brodrick - I’ve never seen Martin this worried!  br You need to hear this stunning prediction for yourself.

I’ve never seen Martin this worried!
You need to hear this stunning prediction for yourself.

by Sean Brodrick | Thursday, September 7, 2017 at 4:00pm

Martin Weiss, who was traveling the world, emailed us that he was abruptly interrupting his travels to rush home. The reason: Something very dramatic is going to happen in October.

Grant Wasylik - Life, Liberty and 5% Interest for All

Life, Liberty and 5% Interest for All

by Grant Wasylik | Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at 7:30am

For those of you with an open mind, there’s a relatively new opportunity that drubs the yields of conventional, short-term fixed-income instruments.

Tony Sagami - Minimum Wage and the Robot Employment Act

Minimum Wage and the Robot Employment Act

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, September 5, 2017 at 7:30am

Raising the minimum wage in the U.S. will only hasten the advance of robots and artificial intelligence. The trend offers investors chances for profits.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Emergency Weiss Conference September 12: br  Alarming Prediction about Immediate Future

Emergency Weiss Conference September 12:
Alarming Prediction about Immediate Future

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, September 4, 2017 at 7:30am

After traveling the world to survey investment dangers and opportunities, I’ve interrupted my travels to rush home and bring you an alarming prediction about the immediate future.

The Money and Markets Team - 3 D-Day Events … Commission Fight! … Spy-in-the-Sky

3 D-Day Events … Commission Fight! … Spy-in-the-Sky

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, September 2, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - It’s a Great Time to Invest for Growth!

It’s a Great Time to Invest for Growth!

by Bill Hall | Friday, September 1, 2017 at 7:30am

On average, the S&P 500 Index does really well in the last three months of the year. So, ignore the bad news and the naysayers and buy solid, growth stocks.

David Dutkewych - Dr. Copper’s Wild Ride

Dr. Copper’s Wild Ride

by David Dutkewych | Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 4:00pm

Copper and several other metals have more than doubled the performance of U.S. equities. Here's how you can profit from it ...

Jon Markman - Look Up, Investors! It’s Spy-in-the-Sky!

Look Up, Investors! It’s Spy-in-the-Sky!

by Jon Markman | Thursday, August 31, 2017 at 7:30am

Drones are the biggest trend in security and surveillance. So investors should be looking at companies that make drones and that make their components.

Grant Wasylik - Save Hundreds, Even Thousands, of Dollars in Commissions

Save Hundreds, Even Thousands, of Dollars in Commissions

by Grant Wasylik | Wednesday, August 30, 2017 at 7:30am

A commission fight broke out between online brokers earlier this year. And investors are happily taking advantage of the money-saving benefits.

Tony Sagami - Emerging Markets: Red-Hot and Dirt-Cheap

Emerging Markets: Red-Hot and Dirt-Cheap

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 4:00pm

You're not truly diversified if you only hold American stocks. And emerging-market stocks are the perfect way to widen your net for some fabulous profits.

Jon Markman - Investors Should Make ‘Vroom’ for Ferrari

Investors Should Make ‘Vroom’ for Ferrari

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, August 29, 2017 at 7:30am

The best companies never stop doing what they do best. Ferrari is one of those companies. An important lesson for investors ...

Mike Burnick - Take the Other Side of these Crowded Trades

Take the Other Side of these Crowded Trades

by Mike Burnick | Monday, August 28, 2017 at 4:00pm

Many traders are betting the Fed won’t raise rates and that it won’t unwind its bloated balance sheet. Mike Burnick prefers to buck the common wisdom on the Street.

Sean Brodrick - Three D-Day Events Coming in October

Three D-Day Events Coming in October

by Sean Brodrick | Monday, August 28, 2017 at 7:30am

There are three major events coming in October that will focus the world’s attention on the massive amount of debts piled up by the world’s most powerful governments. Can you name those events? Today’s column leads you to the answers.

The Money and Markets Team - Reader Forum … FANG vs. BAT … It’s Electrifying

Reader Forum … FANG vs. BAT … It’s Electrifying

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, August 26, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - A Fierce Battle for Retail’s Future

A Fierce Battle for Retail’s Future

by Bill Hall | Friday, August 25, 2017 at 7:30am

As the rest of the retail sector sinks, Amazon and Wal-Mart are engaged in a fierce battle. I’ve been watching both very closely. Here’s my view ...

David Dutkewych - Europe’s Refugee Crisis Continues to Deepen

Europe’s Refugee Crisis Continues to Deepen

by David Dutkewych | Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 4:00pm

Refugees get welcomed with open arms by most countries of the European Union. Now, the policy threatens to destroy the union while promoting investment opportunities in the U.S.

Jon Markman - I’ve Seen the Future … And It’s Electrifying!

I’ve Seen the Future … And It’s Electrifying!

by Jon Markman | Thursday, August 24, 2017 at 7:30am

The future of transportation will include electric-powered cars, ships, planes and trains. Now's time for investors to hitch a ride to Profit Land.

Grant Wasylik - Got Your Fill of FANG Stocks? Go to ‘BAT’ Instead …

Got Your Fill of FANG Stocks? Go to ‘BAT’ Instead …

by Grant Wasylik | Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 7:30am

U.S. internet and ecommerce companies have been growing like gangbusters. But now there is a new group of red-hot growth companies to pay attention to.

Tony Sagami - On the Road Again: Netherlands and Belgium

On the Road Again: Netherlands and Belgium

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 4:00pm

Belgium and the Netherlands boast economic growth that makes the U.S. green with envy and investors salivate for profits.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Reader forum: “What do I do NOW?”

Reader forum: “What do I do NOW?”

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, August 21, 2017 at 7:30am

Many readers are asking: “Is the Trump Rally going to turn into a Trump Crash? If so, what should I do?” My two most-recent columns give you most of the answers.

Money and Markets - Shock and Windfalls … Sizzle on the Street … The Secret Rally

Shock and Windfalls … Sizzle on the Street … The Secret Rally

by Money and Markets | Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - My Bold End-of-Year Prediction

My Bold End-of-Year Prediction

by Bill Hall | Friday, August 18, 2017 at 7:30am

The end of summer marks a perfect time for everyday investors to reassess their investments and ready their portfolios for the post-Labor Day race to end-of-year profit opportunities. Here’s how.

David Dutkewych - Is This a New Bull Market in Gold?

Is This a New Bull Market in Gold?

by David Dutkewych | Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 4:00pm

Analysts have been sounding the trumpets to buy gold now! They're half right. Consider buying on dips during the coming roller coaster of gold prices. Then plan to back up the truck if the yellow metal follows projections and takes off in December.

Jon Markman - Airlines Finally Upgrade Customer Service

Airlines Finally Upgrade Customer Service

by Jon Markman | Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 7:30am

Airlines have been the butt of customer service jokes for years. Now they hope software will help them provide better all-around experience for passengers.

Mike Burnick - Brace Yourself for the Dreaded Debt Ceiling Debate

Brace Yourself for the Dreaded Debt Ceiling Debate

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at 7:30am

One of the longest-running dramas on Capitol Hill is about to play out again. I’m talking about the dreaded debt-ceiling debate. Buckle up, because this time it should be a doozy.

Tony Sagami - Wall Street’s Accounting Hocus-Pocus Turns Losers into Winners

Wall Street’s Accounting Hocus-Pocus Turns Losers into Winners

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 4:00pm

My daughter and I were going through an old family photo album recently, and we came across some of my high school photos. “You were a babe in high school, Dad,” said

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Shocking Forecasts for 2017-2022 br Gala issue — to give you windfall profits!

Shocking Forecasts for 2017-2022
Gala issue — to give you windfall profits!

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, August 14, 2017 at 7:30am

The forecasts I have for 2017-2022 are a serious cause for shock AND a great source of profits. They will begin to strike just a few weeks from now, in October of 2017.

The Money and Markets Team - Apocalypse Horsemen … Too Many Renters … Shrinking Market

Apocalypse Horsemen … Too Many Renters … Shrinking Market

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, August 12, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - NFL May Draft Big Green to Treat Pain

NFL May Draft Big Green to Treat Pain

by Bill Hall | Friday, August 11, 2017 at 7:30am

The NFL may be softening its tough stance on pot. The Players Association agreed to be part of a study about using marijuana as a pain-management drug.

Grant Wasylik - The Incredible Shrinking Stock Market

The Incredible Shrinking Stock Market

by Grant Wasylik | Thursday, August 10, 2017 at 4:00pm

Almost half the market has gone private or out of business in the last 20 years. And more companies are choosing not to deal with the hassles of going public in the first place. Here's what to own in this incredible shrinking stock market.

Sean Brodrick - The Fountain of Youth is Legal in 29 States

The Fountain of Youth is Legal in 29 States

by Sean Brodrick | Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 4:00pm

Older Americans are hopping on the cannabis clue train in big numbers. That's because marijuana provides a fountain of youth for the mind and body in 29 states and D.C.

Mike Burnick - Frustrated Gold Bulls: Expect Higher Prices Ahead!

Frustrated Gold Bulls: Expect Higher Prices Ahead!

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 7:30am

Hope for frustrated gold bulls: Our E-Wave charts say gold should put in a bottom by late 2017. It should even enjoy a sizeable rally into 2018. Expect higher gold prices ahead!

Tony Sagami - Blame a Weak Economy for Too Many Renters

Blame a Weak Economy for Too Many Renters

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 4:00pm

When people can’t afford houses. And Millennials must live at home. Smart investors find a way to make money from the sagging real-estate market.

Jon Markman - Steer Clear of the Street’s Old Darlings

Steer Clear of the Street’s Old Darlings

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 7:30am

Small investors can't trust Wall Street analysts because they don't care about Main Street. The Street's experts only care about big, institutional clients.

Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. - 7 Horsemen of the 21st Century Apocalypse

7 Horsemen of the 21st Century Apocalypse

by Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. | Monday, August 7, 2017 at 7:30am

What’s truly driving world leaders to increasingly bellicose behavior is not merely their own rational or irrational decision-making. Nor is it the reasons and excuses that our leaders themselves believe and cite. Let me explain.

Money and Markets - Russia Mess … Feeding the World … China Stocks

Russia Mess … Feeding the World … China Stocks

by Money and Markets | Saturday, August 5, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - Surprising Supporters Want to Cash in on Big Green

Surprising Supporters Want to Cash in on Big Green

by Bill Hall | Friday, August 4, 2017 at 7:30am

Legal pot has friends in high places … like the governors’ mansions of many cash-strapped states.

David Dutkewych - Venezuelan Election Catastrophe: What’s Next?

Venezuelan Election Catastrophe: What’s Next?

by David Dutkewych | Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 4:00pm

The war cycles are heating up. Outbreaks of civil and social unrest are popping up around the globe. The escalating situation in Venezuela might be the worst of the bunch.

Jon Markman - New Real Estate Boom: Data Centers, Cell Towers

New Real Estate Boom: Data Centers, Cell Towers

by Jon Markman | Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 7:30am

Investor Alert: As people spend more time in the digital world, internet companies will need more real-world ways to connect with customers.

Mike Burnick - Gentlemen Prefer Bonds … Even in China

Gentlemen Prefer Bonds … Even in China

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at 7:30am

Chinese stocks and bonds have always been underrepresented on global indexes given the country’s size. Now steps are being taken to solve the problem.

Tony Sagami - 3 Fertilizer Stocks to Play the Global Population Boom

3 Fertilizer Stocks to Play the Global Population Boom

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 4:00pm

All of us have enduring childhood summer memories. I remember the sweet taste of fat, wild blackberries we picked by the Puyallup River … the neighborhood pickup game of baseball in the

Jon Markman - Simple Strategy Rakes in the Profits

Simple Strategy Rakes in the Profits

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, August 1, 2017 at 7:30am

Investors should look for companies that get good at one thing and then stay laser-focused on doing it better and cheaper.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - New Russia Mess: 3 Takeaways for Investors  br  Big impact on defense stocks, gold and oil

New Russia Mess: 3 Takeaways for Investors
Big impact on defense stocks, gold and oil

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, July 31, 2017 at 7:30am

Russia is a major trade partner with the West and its archenemy at the same time. For investors, that means the new Russia mess has a big impact on defense stocks, gold and oil.

The Money and Markets Team - 3 Theories on Russia … China’s Military Power Grab … Profit from U.S. Government Meddling

3 Theories on Russia … China’s Military Power Grab … Profit from U.S. Government Meddling

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - Big Green Stocks Give Small Investors a Huge Edge

Big Green Stocks Give Small Investors a Huge Edge

by Bill Hall | Friday, July 28, 2017 at 7:30am

For now, small investors have the advantage with pot stocks. But don’t delay, the marijuana economy keeps evolving.

David Dutkewych - Is the World Going Cashless?

Is the World Going Cashless?

by David Dutkewych | Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 4:00pm

Governments and banks keep pushing harder to replace cash with digital currency – privacy be darned. So you may want to explore switching to a cryptocurrency, like Bitcoin.

Jon Markman - This Start-up is Planting the Seeds to Disrupt Farming for Good

This Start-up is Planting the Seeds to Disrupt Farming for Good

by Jon Markman | Thursday, July 27, 2017 at 7:30am

Plenty is using its agricultural technology as a commodity. It's bringing healthy food closer to the people, and disrupting farming for good.

Mike Burnick - Expect Higher Oil Prices Ahead, Here’s Why!

Expect Higher Oil Prices Ahead, Here’s Why!

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, July 26, 2017 at 7:30am

We’re finally beginning to see some fundamental and seasonal catalysts that should propel oil prices and energy stocks higher in the months ahead.

Tony Sagami - Could China Blockade the Red Sea?

Could China Blockade the Red Sea?

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 4:00pm

Forget North Korea, Syria and Russia. The real balance of global military power just shifted into China's favor. Its first permanent overseas base in Djibouti, Africa, shows it's no longer Asia-centric.

Jon Markman - Don’t Buy the Numbers Game Hype

Don’t Buy the Numbers Game Hype

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 7:30am

Legendary trader Jesse Livermore believed the markets are driven by fear and greed. They still are, so beware of traders who tout emotionless algorithms.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - Three Theories about Russia: br Ally, Cold War Adversary, or Enemy #1?

Three Theories about Russia:
Ally, Cold War Adversary, or Enemy #1?

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, July 24, 2017 at 7:30am

The U.S. and Russia have never been direct enemies in war, and they’ve often been allies. But is Russia a true ally, our Cold War adversary or, worse, Enemy #1?

The Money and Markets Team - Russia Phobia … Wall Street Hustle … The Big Green

Russia Phobia … Wall Street Hustle … The Big Green

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, July 22, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - Why We’re Pursuing Profits in The Big Green

Why We’re Pursuing Profits in The Big Green

by Bill Hall | Friday, July 21, 2017 at 7:30am

It's time to pursue profits in legal-marijuana stocks. Investing in Big Green could be the break you need to build a million-dollar fortune.

David Dutkewych - Is the worst over for the EU?

Is the worst over for the EU?

by David Dutkewych | Thursday, July 20, 2017 at 4:00pm

The European economy seems to be looking better. But in reality, things are only getting worse for the European Union. So here's what investors should do,

Mike Burnick - Meet the New Debt Bust … Same as the Old Debt Bust!

Meet the New Debt Bust … Same as the Old Debt Bust!

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at 7:30am

Meet the new debt bust. But this decade, there's $26 billion in subprime auto-loan bonds at stake. And several lenders are poised to go belly-up. Just the same as the old debt bust.

Tony Sagami - How to Profit as Seniors Say No to Retirement in Record Numbers

How to Profit as Seniors Say No to Retirement in Record Numbers

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at 4:00pm

Seniors are saying no to retirement in record numbers. But you don't need to come out of (full) retirement to profit from seniors who pick paychecks over gold-plated watches.

Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. - Russia Phobia: Big dangers and big opportunities!

Russia Phobia: Big dangers and big opportunities!

by Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. | Monday, July 17, 2017 at 7:30am

Description: Both the U.S. and Russia face strong economic headwinds that can only be made worse by deteriorating relations. Let me explain…

The Money and Markets Team - Trump Budget: “No way!” … Happy Days? … Go for Gold

Trump Budget: “No way!” … Happy Days? … Go for Gold

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, July 15, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - Marijuana Industry Shaking Off Old Stereotypes

Marijuana Industry Shaking Off Old Stereotypes

by Bill Hall | Friday, July 14, 2017 at 7:30am

Big Tobacco is ready, willing and able to make hay from legal marijuana.

David Dutkewych - Time To Buy The Dip in Gold?

Time To Buy The Dip in Gold?

by David Dutkewych | Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 4:00pm

Precious metals expert David Dutkewych feels good about buying gold. But be careful because gold prices may get plenty volatile over the next few months.

Jon Markman - Electronic “tokens” avert credit card fraud

Electronic “tokens” avert credit card fraud

by Jon Markman | Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 7:30am

Google and Apple provide new digital tools that help bankers avoid credit card fraud and identity theft, which means masses of investment opportunities.

Mike Burnick - Soaring Debt Clobbers Future Growth

Soaring Debt Clobbers Future Growth

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at 7:30am

Unfortunately, racking up more debt has become commonplace in our current culture. For instance, over the last 10-years U.S. debt increased 124%, or 8.4%, per year. And last month, that figure stood at $19.846 trillion

Tony Sagami - Economist: Happy Days Will Bust Again!

Economist: Happy Days Will Bust Again!

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 4:00pm

Financial crises are inevitable. And they open up a world of opportunities for investors who are prepared to profit from them. So what do you do while waiting for happy days to come again?

Jon Markman - Passive Investments Plagued by Momentum

Passive Investments Plagued by Momentum

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, July 11, 2017 at 7:30am

Individual investors have been deserting managed mutual funds for passive ETFs -- and ruining the best-laid plans of brokers who want to call the shots.

Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. - Reagan expert on Trump budget: “No way!”

Reagan expert on Trump budget: “No way!”

by Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. | Monday, July 10, 2017 at 7:30am

After hearing Trump’s budget proposal in May, promising deep tax cuts without reducing federal revenue, a 10% hike in military spending without adding to the deficit, and so on, Wall Street rejoiced. The Dow surged. But this summer, Trump troubles are starting to hit from three sides.

The Money and Markets Team - Electric Porsche … Long Hot Summer … Watch Your Back

Electric Porsche … Long Hot Summer … Watch Your Back

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, July 8, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - This Little-Known Fact Creates Big Opportunity for Pot Investors

This Little-Known Fact Creates Big Opportunity for Pot Investors

by Bill Hall | Friday, July 7, 2017 at 7:30am

Big Tobacco is ready, willing and able to make hay from legal marijuana.

Mike Burnick - Long Hot Summer: Volatility Spikes Right on Cue

Long Hot Summer: Volatility Spikes Right on Cue

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 7:30am

Last week, I warned you that the “days of low volatility are numbered, and I expect stocks to melt down” this summer. As if on cue, the CBOE Market Volatility Index (VIX) spiked over 50% higher. Here’s what to expect next…

The Money and Markets Team - Happy Fourth!

Happy Fourth!

by The Money and Markets Team | Tuesday, July 4, 2017 at 7:30am

The markets are closed today in observance of the Fourth of July holiday. And our editors are also taking the day off to celebrate America’s independence with family and friends.

The Money and Markets Team - Ghosts of War … Rosy Glasses … Cannabis Capitalism

Ghosts of War … Rosy Glasses … Cannabis Capitalism

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, July 1, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

John Isaacson - Illinois’ Problems Piling Up

Illinois’ Problems Piling Up

by John Isaacson | Friday, June 30, 2017 at 4:00pm

Illinois and Puerto Rico face historic financial meltdowns because of political in-fighting, gross mismanagement and massive debts. Will the U.S. be next?

Bill Hall - Here Comes Big Marijuana!

Here Comes Big Marijuana!

by Bill Hall | Friday, June 30, 2017 at 7:30am

Big Tobacco is ready, willing and able to make hay from legal marijuana.

Jon Markman - The Real Story Behind Amazon and Whole Foods

The Real Story Behind Amazon and Whole Foods

by Jon Markman | Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 7:30am

Whole Foods makes Amazon's best product way more attractive. Let me explain why ...

Mike Burnick - Rosy Glasses Still in Style on Wall Street

Rosy Glasses Still in Style on Wall Street

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, June 28, 2017 at 7:30am

Ignore the happy chat from Wall Street. There are too many signs that the stock markets are headed for bad times. For a start, Listen to the folks on Main Street.

Tony Sagami - The Danger of High Tides and High-Water Marks

The Danger of High Tides and High-Water Marks

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 4:00pm

The Guggenheim S&P 500 Equal Weight ETF ($RSP), measures market breadth better than cap-weighted indexes. It shows just a few stocks rallying, which may signal trouble ahead.

Jon Markman - Don’t Blame the Dragon for the Crude Bear

Don’t Blame the Dragon for the Crude Bear

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, June 27, 2017 at 7:30am

Wall Street's worried about a recession in China. And the Street's fears have sent oil plummeting. But the truth is: No one needs to worry about the Red Dragon. China can take care of itself.

Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. - 5 Ghosts of War: Impacts on Defense, Gold, Energy

5 Ghosts of War: Impacts on Defense, Gold, Energy

by Martin D. Weiss, Ph.D. | Monday, June 26, 2017 at 7:30am

With the recent U.S. downing of a Russian-made Syrian fighter jet and Russia’s suspension of communications with the U.S. command center in the region, the two superpowers are now stumbling into a violent quagmire with a hideous history and potentially fatal future. For investors, it means three things.

The Money and Markets Team - Investing Firepower … Robot Miners … Marijuana Megatrend

Investing Firepower … Robot Miners … Marijuana Megatrend

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, June 24, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - Guess Who’s Betting Big on Marijuana Mania?

Guess Who’s Betting Big on Marijuana Mania?

by Bill Hall | Friday, June 23, 2017 at 7:30am

Big Pharma and Big Alcohol stand to lose billions as people increasingly prefer pot over Oxy and beer. But marijuana mania could breathe life into Big Tobacco in a big way.

David Dutkewych - Market Topping Out? Or A Rotation Out of Tech?

Market Topping Out? Or A Rotation Out of Tech?

by David Dutkewych | Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 4:00pm

As a market correction looms on the horizon, you should consider investing in stocks that can best weather the coming storm -- like shares in biotechs and pharmas.

Jon Markman - Robots Will Replace Hard-Hatted Copper Miners

Robots Will Replace Hard-Hatted Copper Miners

by Jon Markman | Thursday, June 22, 2017 at 7:30am

Open-pit mines can't produce enough copper for our high-tech world. So we need robot miners to go down deep shafts where humans should fear to tread.

Mike Burnick - Gold Setting the Stage for a Year-End Rally?

Gold Setting the Stage for a Year-End Rally?

by Mike Burnick | Wednesday, June 21, 2017 at 7:30am

The near-term correction in gold, although frustrating to many readers, is setting up the market for a sizable year-end rally. One that our E-Wave cycle model expects to continue straight into early 2018.

Tony Sagami - Are You Investing in This Liquid Commodity?

Are You Investing in This Liquid Commodity?

by Tony Sagami | Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 4:00pm

If you’re a longtime reader, you know that I was raised on a vegetable farm in western Washington. Life on the farm wasn’t easy. My father worked my siblings and me long

Jon Markman - Some Retail Chains Will Survive Amazon’s Onslaught

Some Retail Chains Will Survive Amazon’s Onslaught

by Jon Markman | Tuesday, June 20, 2017 at 7:30am

Analysts claim Amazon is likely to step up its assault on the grocery sector, after buying Whole Foods Market. It appears to fit the Death by Amazon narrative. Here's my take...

Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. - Two Sector ETFs with the Most Firepower br Thanks to an Unstoppable Trend that Predates Trump

Two Sector ETFs with the Most Firepower
Thanks to an Unstoppable Trend that Predates Trump

by Martin D. Weiss Ph.D. | Monday, June 19, 2017 at 7:30am

11,189 people have signed up for Tony Sagami’s report on calendar-based investing, thousands more are reading his interviews here. The most recent discussion I had with Tony is quite informative and shocking …

The Money and Markets Team - G20 = 534% Profit Target … Legal Pot … Pain Train

G20 = 534% Profit Target … Legal Pot … Pain Train

by The Money and Markets Team | Saturday, June 17, 2017 at 7:30am

Here’s a summary of stories from this past trading week, with a link to the full articles online.

Bill Hall - Legal Pot Is Making This Industry Paranoid about Lost Profits

Legal Pot Is Making This Industry Paranoid about Lost Profits

by Bill Hall | Friday, June 16, 2017 at 7:30am

The alcohol industry could lose the most if marijuana is legalized at the federal level. Cowen research shows fewer pot-smokers are drinking, where more drinkers are likely to light up.