Penny Stocks

Is This E-Cig Maker A Buy?

Is This E-Cig Maker A Buy?

LWSP is one of the most heavily hyped penny stocks of the past week.  According to our sources, over $60,000 has been paid to many of the 26 promoters pumping the stock through more than 70 newsletters this month.  And the campaign worked like a charm at first. As you can see, LWSP shot up […]

April 14, 2014 | By | Reply More
Three Penny Stocks Insiders Are Buying

Three Penny Stocks Insiders Are Buying

One way to find penny stocks that may be poised for a rally is to look at recent insider transactions.  When corporate executives and directors buy their company’s shares on the open market, it can be a huge sign that the stock is headed for higher prices. After all, nobody has a better handle on […]

April 4, 2014 | By | Reply More

Options Trading

Should We Expect The Sideways Market Action To Continue?

Should We Expect The Sideways Market Action To Continue?

The economy continues to chug along at a moderate pace. There’s not a whole lot to get excited about in the economic data.  However, there’s absolutely no reason to believe a recession is in our future either. The recent slew of economic reports has been mostly positive, and mostly in line with expectations.  Basically, any […]

April 7, 2014 | By | Reply More
What’s This Massive VIX Options Trade Telling Us?

What’s This Massive VIX Options Trade Telling Us?

If you’ve been reading my articles for any length of time, you know I often like to point out unusual options trades.  Typically, once a week I’ll cover a couple trades which are either much bigger than normal or on stocks with historically low activity. However, sometimes I’ll come across a really interesting trade worth […]

March 28, 2014 | By | Reply More

ETFs

Emerging Markets Gaining Ground – Weekly ETF Fund Flows

Emerging Markets Gaining Ground – Weekly ETF Fund Flows

ETF outflows outpaced inflows again last week as bullish momentum fades. The S&P 500 finished the week modestly higher than it began.  But sellers dominated the market on Friday. Fund flows are a valuable indicator of what traders are thinking.  It takes a lot of buying or selling to drive millions or even billions of […]

April 9, 2014 | By | Reply More
3 ETFs Holding Airline Satellite Company Inmarsat

3 ETFs Holding Airline Satellite Company Inmarsat

How can a Boeing 777, one of the safest aircrafts ever made, go missing for weeks? The world is demanding answers. Malaysia Airlines flight 370, on route from Kuala Lampur to Beijing, seemingly vanished mid-flight. The aircrafts transponder was apparently not functioning and not able to communicate with air traffic controllers.  There has been only […]

March 31, 2014 | By | Reply More

Commodities

Watch Out For These Scams!

Watch Out For These Scams!

This is part three of my series covering the basics of gold and silver coin investing.  As you know, we’ve discussed quite a bit of information the past few weeks, including… The difference between numismatic investing and bullion investing. Who mints gold and silver bullion, and why it’s important to know the difference. The distinction […]

April 11, 2014 | By | Reply More
The Bullish Case For Palladium Is Getting Stronger…

The Bullish Case For Palladium Is Getting Stronger…

Long time readers know I’ve been bullish on palladium for quite some time.  In fact, I’ve had subscribers of my flagship commodity investing service, the Commodity ETF Alert, buying the metal on dips over the past year.  And now their patience is finally starting to pay off. Take a look… As you can see, palladium […]

April 2, 2014 | By | Reply More

Stocks

The Death Of The Nasdaq?

The Death Of The Nasdaq?

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock for the last couple weeks, you probably noticed the substantial pullback in the Nasdaq.  Well, the pullback has impacted all the major indices, but Nasdaq stocks have been hit significantly harder than the others. Over the last week, the Nasdaq-100 index is down over 4%.  The index is […]

April 16, 2014 | By | Reply More
Should We Expect The Sideways Market Action To Continue?

Should We Expect The Sideways Market Action To Continue?

The economy continues to chug along at a moderate pace. There’s not a whole lot to get excited about in the economic data.  However, there’s absolutely no reason to believe a recession is in our future either. The recent slew of economic reports has been mostly positive, and mostly in line with expectations.  Basically, any […]

April 7, 2014 | By | Reply More

Foreign Markets

Chinese Solar Stocks Are Plunging!

Chinese Solar Stocks Are Plunging!

Last week I warned you that high flying Chinese solar stocks were poised for a fall.  It was all but certain the European Union would impose anti-dumping sanctions on these companies in early June.  And as a result, I urged you to lock in your gains on these stocks immediately. Hopefully, you took my advice. […]

June 6, 2013 | By | Reply More
Time To Lock In Gains On Chinese Solar Stocks?

Time To Lock In Gains On Chinese Solar Stocks?

If you bet on solar stocks at the end of 2012, you’re feeling pretty smart right about now.  Stocks in this beaten down industry have been soaring off the chart in 2013.  Take a look at the Guggenheim Solar ETF (NASDAQ: TAN) for example. TAN has exploded from just under $16 per share at the […]

May 29, 2013 | By | Reply More

Other Recent Posts

Don’t Buy Adobe Systems… Get Smart!

Don’t Buy Adobe Systems… Get Smart!

Adobe Systems (NASDAQ: ADBE) has been an investor favorite since the dawn of the internet era.  And that love affair returned the spotlight last week after the software company reported better than expected first quarter earnings. Adobe reported that it earned 30 cents per share on sales of $1 billion.  While profits fell 14% from […]

March 26, 2014 | By | Reply More
Hogs Gone Wild!

Hogs Gone Wild!

First it was natural gas…  Then it was coffee…. Now lean hogs are joining the ranks of commodities surging to multi-year highs in 2014.  This relatively thin market is experiencing an astonishing rally thanks to two factors, which I’ll cover in a minute.  But first let’s look at a chart… As you can see from […]

March 24, 2014 | By | Reply More
Russian Roulette

Russian Roulette

Tensions are running high as Russian troops remain in control of the Crimea region of Ukraine.  Russian President Putin hasn’t given any indication he’s going to back down.  Now there’s the very real possibility of UN and US sanctions against the former Super Power. There’s no doubt about it, these sanctions will be felt not […]

March 21, 2014 | By | Reply More