Fed Fears Have Killed These Stocks, But Now Is The Time To Buy

The fear of higher interest rates has cast a shadow over the entire stock market.   The Fed is set to begin the slow process of interest rate increases any day now. Although it is an excellent signal for long-term economic improvement, investors are worried about the effect climbing rates will have on stocks. The recent outsized volatility in the major stock market indexes was partially resulting from fears of the pending increase. While the entire market has suffered from these fears two sectors, in particular, have struggled the most. These areas are particularly sensitiv...
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It’s Time To Buy This Iconic Stock

Mickey Mouse is selling at a fat discount right now!  The world-famous logo of Mickey is one of the most loved and iconic images of all time.  Now is the perfect time for investors to buy into the shares. In fact, it has come to respectfully represent the United States in China and other Asian nations where the treasured American culture goes hand in hand with Mickey’s owner and creator, The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS). I was quite surprised to see the parent of this iconic logo selling at a steep discount on our proprietary stock screener.  Digging deeper into the reasons for the...
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3 Things You Need To Know About Bear Markets

Just the term bear market sends shivers of fear into most investors.  After six years of the super bull in U.S. stocks, investors have become complacent and feel entitled to double-digit yearly gains. In light of the recent massive swings in the major indexes, the specter of the bear has become front and center in the mind of long-term stock market investors.  Questions are all over financial media about bear markets, how to identify one, and the best way to not only survive but thrive during the inevitable bearish periods in the stock market. This article will answer these questions and...
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Jesse Livermore’s Stock Trading Secret

Jesse Livermore is believed by many to have been the greatest stock market speculator who has ever lived.  He earned several fortunes over his lifetime. While his life ended tragically due to personal demons, Jessie left behind a legacy of investing lessons that remain applicable for every investor. I have always been fascinated by Jesse Livermore and his investing techniques. This interest has led me to discover what I consider the number one secret to his success. It’s not something that is difficult to understand or implement.  In fact, it is something so simple that you will ki...
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Don’t Be Fooled By These 3 Popular Stocks

Years of stock market study and active participation have taught me many truths about the financial markets.  One of the most important things that I have learned is that things are not always as they seem in the market. Realizing this is what enabled me to take my investing ability to the next level. The fact of things not always being what they seem is very true in both technical and fundamental analysis. This article will expose a crucial way that investors are often fooled into making the wrong decision by company fundamentals. It will provide the basics of fundamental analys...
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Take Profits Like A Professional

Talk about volatile times!  Not since the financial turmoil of 2008-2009, do I recall such consistent large swings in the stock market.  The Greek crisis and China’s stock situation has resulted in tremendous trepidation.  Add in the fact of interest rates about to climb and it paints a very volatile picture going into the future. The good news is, as traders and investors, volatility is our lifeblood.    Stocks need to move for directional traders to make money.  The more they move, the more profits that can be made by savvy investors. Even for long-term investors, all this...
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