Today’s article calls it “platinum’s lesser-known cousin” and notes that it was once viewed as nothing more than “an unattractive byproduct of platinum mining”. We’re talking about palladium, which has been hitting new records and has even been more costly than gold recently (which has not happened since 2002) – and rather than seeing its fortunes reverse any time soon, palladium may continue to shine for quite some time. For more, CLICK HERE.
Apple’s stock price doesn’t recover, pot stocks experience a bitcoin-like implosion, and the price of oil remains under $75 all year. These are some of the “bold and perhaps unpopular” market predictions the author of today’s article is making for the year ahead – and while he acknowledges that some of these predictions may be sources of disagreement, he notes that they each highlight important issues for investors and hopefully cause the reader to “at least think about the other side of the trade and prepare your portfolio accordingly for the year ahead.” For more, CLICK HERE.
In summing up its market and economic outlook for 2019, today’s offering declares the following: “Hope for the best but be prepared for the worst by increased allocations to cash, silver and gold.” Might 2019 see a global debt bubble collapse? How much might investors want to be invested in gold? Is silver or bitcoin a better investment option for 2019? And what could bring about a global financial crisis this year? For a discussion of these topics and more, CLICK HERE.
Amid the current market turmoil, what are investors to do? The author of today’s article notes that most market analysts are talking at an abstract level and “hardly any are talking at ground level—that is, talking about individual stocks and practical actions to be taken” – so he gets down to ground level and highlights two specific stocks currently trading at discounts to consider. For more, CLICK HERE.
Low-priced stocks offer investors – especially more aggressive traders – the opportunity to not only make a decent profit in the event of even relatively small price moves, but also to buy more shares than they would be able to of large-cap stocks. Today’s article highlights five stocks trading under $10 that the authors believe “While more suited for aggressive accounts… could prove exciting additions to portfolios looking for solid alpha potential.” For these five stocks, CLICK HERE.
With some beaten-down foreign markets starting to outperform the U.S. stock market recently, today’s article highlights three high-quality foreign stocks worth considering – and which can be purchased in the U.S., in the form of American Depository Receipts, for zero commission through the Robinhood platform. For these three stocks – including a South African company “that many U.S. investors have never heard of” – CLICK HERE.
Low-priced stocks offer smaller investors the chance to not only make a tidy profit (as these stocks can provide the largest short-term gains), but also to acquire a higher share count than they would be able to of large and mega-cap stocks. Today’s article highlights five (more) stocks trading under $10 that possess solid upside potential based on price targets from Goldman Sachs. For these five stocks – which may be especially appealing to more aggressive traders – CLICK HERE.
“Most options investors screw it up,” argues the author of today’s article. How do they screw it up? By not knowing how to profit from more modest stock moves – “the more typical daily moves you’re going to see over most of your investment life”. So how can options investors profit from more modest stock moves? The author lays out one strategy to do just that. For more, CLICK HERE.
While there are numerous reasons that corporate insiders might sell their own shares, today’s article points out that “When they buy shares of their own stock in the open market, there is generally one reason they do so — they think their shares are undervalued by the market.” The last couple of weeks have seen several large insider purchases (ranging from $1 million to over $30 million) that could serve as important signals for investors. For the details on these recent insider purchases, CLICK HERE.
If, like many investors, you’ve been waiting for an opportunity to buy some of the most-loved stocks of the bull market at more reasonable prices, the selling pressure seen during the month of October may have now provided that opportunity. Today’s article highlights “25 great stocks that had been loved by investors during the major bull market but now have sold off 20% or more”, excluding companies from especially troubled sectors such as oil and gas. For these 25 stocks, CLICK HERE.