Three Ways to Score Big Profits on Your Next Earnings Trade

In a recent interview with CNBC, Jack Bogle – the former CEO and founder of Vanguard Group – admitted he had “never seen a market this volatile in 66 years.” On top of this, we’ve got earnings season to contend with, which could send the markets soaring or crashing… And when…

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Betting On The Market Not Moving?

he last several weeks have been interesting for stocks to say the least. We simply are not used to the volatility – the daily swings – we’ve been getting nearly every trading day. It’s been years since we’ve had anything close to market conditions like this. Moreover, volatility indicators have…

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Forget Trump – This “Value Play” Stock Is a Long-Term Buy

We all know what happened in the stock market last week. And while it seems as though volatility isn’t quite over, that’s not what I want to talk about today. Instead, I want to focus on a company that’s found itself in a center-stage battle with President Donald Trump himself….

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Here’s How to Profit from the Biggest Problem with Gold

Using gold as a portfolio hedge or safe-haven investment is often a point of contention among investors and analysts. There are highly respectable investment gurus who love gold and what seems like an equal amount who hate it. Gold definitely has the feel of a binary sort of investment, you…

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3 Stocks That Could Explode Higher This Earnings Season

The stock market fumbled in the first quarter of 2018. Dragged down by inflation concerns, trade war fears, and technology growth risks, the S&P 500 posted its first quarterly decline since the third quarter of 2015. Q2 hasn’t gotten off to a great start either. The S&P 500 is up…

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5 Stocks With Heavy Insider Buying

There are very few edges left in the stock market. The tremendous amount of money, talent, and strategies combined to create a nearly efficient market that is exceedingly difficult to beat consistently. Add in structural changes like tightening spreads, decimalization, and high-frequency trading machines, and the stock market becomes a…

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Don't Sell When This Happens

Earn Money While Waiting For Volatility To Fall

For the last several weeks, every time it seemed the market was ready to rally, something happened to send it back down. The biggest concerns lately centered on the potential trade war brewing between China and the U.S. It appears that most companies have no desire to get involved with…

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3 Blue-Chip Covered Calls to Sell for Big Money

In my earliest days of investing, I learned about selling covered calls as a way to bring in additional monthly income. If I think a stock will trade flat-to-down in the near-term, it provides a way to make some additional income from a blue-chip stock that may already pay a…

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Upgrades Could Jolt This Retail Stock Higher

Retail giant Macy’s Inc (NASDAQ:M) recently soared to a fresh annual high in late February, and the stock’s pullback from this peak culminated last week in a sharp bounce from the $27 level. This area had previously acted as resistance since the stock’s May 2017 bear gap, but now seems to have…

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Sentiment Signal Flashing for First Time in 2 Years

Since the February correction and subsequent stock market chop, investors have been reducing their exposure to equities. Not only did exchange-traded funds (ETFs) see a second straight month of negative outflows in March — something we haven’t seen since the financial crisis of 2008, per State Street Global Advisors — but…

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The ‘Bonus Dividends’ Most Investors Forget To Collect

I hate to say tell you this… but if you’re an income investor, then chances are you’re leaving money on the table. Why? Because I’m willing to bet that 9 out of 10 of income seekers haven’t even considered the simple technique that can deliver extra “bonus” dividends to their…

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This Should Be A Priority For All Options Traders

There are few people out there I respect more than the guys at OptionAlpha.com They write… “As options traders, we need to focus on the levers that really move the needle in terms of generating income and cash flow for our portfolio. There’s no point in doing something if it…

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