Which S&P 500 stocks were the best performers (and which were the worst performers) in the first half of 2019? What were the best performers (and what were the worst performers) among components of the Nasdaq-100 Index in the first six months of the year? And how did the components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average perform? Today’s article lays out this information for what the author notes could be called “the year of the mood swing for the U.S. stock market.” For more, CLICK HERE.
After experiencing a rough 2018, today’s article notes that “the investment case for emerging markets has vastly improved” – and highlights some specific emerging market recommendations from some big-name investors. Among these recommendations is an Eastern European bank which one equity research firm notes “ranks first as the most undervalued name with outstanding profitability… and one of the highest dividend yields in the sector”. For more, CLICK HERE.
“As investors, we must properly forecast the future AND put our money where our forecasts are,” acknowledges the author of today’s article. He proceeds to outline what some of Wall Street’s top strategists are forecasting in terms of price targets for the S&P 500 in 2019, from the most bearish target (Morgan Stanley) to the most volatile target (Bank of America) to the super bullish target (Credit Suisse). For more, CLICK HERE.
Silver prices have been close to the bottom of a two-year range, but the author of today’s article advises that “Heading into the latter half of 2018 is the time to buy silver, preparing for the seasonal run up that occurs in the Q1 of 2019.” What has been happening with silver in recent months, where could it be heading price-wise, and why is there good reason to expect silver to rally in the first months of 2019? CLICK HERE.