ETFs

7 Biotech ETFs To Buy Now For Covid-19 And Beyond

7 Biotech ETFs To Buy Now For Covid-19 And Beyond

These biotech ETFs are flourishing this year and some could be future winners with or without Covid-19. The fight against the novel coronavirus sparked serious upside for an array of healthcare assets this year, including biotech-focused exchange traded funds. Point in case, the widely followed Nasdaq Biotechnology Index is higher by 11.50% year-to-date. Some biotechnology ETFs are […]

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Top 10 Sector ETFs On The Market Today

Top 10 Sector ETFs On The Market Today

Sector ETFs help investors employ tactical strategies and are worth holding over the long-term When exchange traded funds first burst onto the investment scene nearly three decades ago, the offerings were mostly limited to broad market funds, but sector ETFs later followed. These days, sector ETFs are big business. Of the 100 largest U.S.-listed ETFs by assets, […]

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How To Invest In CEFs (For 8% Dividends, 20%+ Upside)

How To Invest In CEFs (For 8% Dividends, 20%+ Upside)

Let’s be honest: there are a ton of ways to collect passive income out there. But there’s only one that’s easy to get into (no matter how much money you have!), generates yearly cash payouts of 8% or more and is used by billionaire investment gurus on the regular. I’m talking about an often-overlooked investment called a closed end fund […]

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Commodities

Gold And Silver Ups And Downs – Why Is This Happening?

Gold And Silver Ups And Downs – Why Is This Happening?

Gold and Silver Prices This week, gold and silver continue to make sweeping historical moves. On one hand, the gold price broke through first $1850, then $1900 within two days. On the other hand, the silver price exceeded $20 on July 20th, then saw $21, $22, and $23 in the following days. Although the silver price doesn’t seem much […]

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Starting A Buillion Portfolio: Rounds, Coins, And Bars

Starting A Buillion Portfolio: Rounds, Coins, And Bars

Right at the start of the coronavirus pandemic in the US, many investors jumped ship from the stock market and swam to physical ownership of precious metals. Therefore, since March 2020, the gold spot price climbed past $1700 when it was only about $1560 at the very end of February. Today, silver, platinum, and palladium are all on the […]

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9 Gold Stocks To Stave Off Coronavirus-Induced Volatility

9 Gold Stocks To Stave Off Coronavirus-Induced Volatility

There’s no quarantining gold fever [Editor’s note: “9 Gold Stocks to Stave Off Coronavirus-Induced Volatility” is regularly updated to include the most relevant information available.] As the Bureau of Labor Statistics recently revealed, a shocking 20.5 million Americans have lost their jobs, translating to a depression-level 14.7% unemployment rate. Therefore, the idea of a quick, V-shaped […]

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Dividend Stocks

Double Digit Dividend Yields And The Potential For 100% Stock Price Gains

Double Digit Dividend Yields And The Potential For 100% Stock Price Gains

For the broader U.S. stock market, the pandemic-triggered crash has come and gone. In February and March, the S&P 500 stock index experienced a short-term bear market, dropping by over 35% from its early-February peak to the late-March bottom. The S&P 500 steadily recovered the losses and then some, with the index now up 11% […]

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7 Monthly Dividend Stocks That Will Support Your Retirement

7 Monthly Dividend Stocks That Will Support Your Retirement

These seven monthly dividend stocks are good values today It’s no secret that interest rates are slumping. Many banks offer no return on savings accounts nowadays. Even certificates of deposits and government bonds often yield 1% or less in today’s environment. With that in mind, investors are looking to other types of assets to fill […]

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2 Questions You Need To Ask If You’re Worried About More Dividend Cuts

2 Questions You Need To Ask If You’re Worried About More Dividend Cuts

The effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the economy and business resulted in a stock market crash and severe business disruption for many companies. One impact of the economic slowdown/shut-in was that many companies were forced or chose to slash common stock dividends. For example, out of the 165 equity REITs tracked by Hoya Capital […]

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Stocks

The 6 Best 5G Stocks To Buy Now Before The Revolution

The 6 Best 5G Stocks To Buy Now Before The Revolution

From semiconductors to networks to infrastructure, there are a lot of ways to win with 5G stocks As 5G rolls out across the U.S., there will be plenty of exciting new possibilities. In turn, investors and consumers who take a look at 5G stocks can capitalize on the 5G revolution. So, in order to get […]

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5 Stocks Set To Roar Into 2021 (And 8 Laggards About To Crash)

5 Stocks Set To Roar Into 2021 (And 8 Laggards About To Crash)

Sometimes, picking the best contrarian stocks can be fairly straightforward. For instance, back in early spring, it seemed obvious to anyone who went a bit deeper than the daily headlines to see that the market wasn’t giving tech stocks their due, given its importance during the lockdown and its potential for big post–COVID-19 growth. So […]

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Stock Researching Advice For 2020

Stock Researching Advice For 2020

Researching stock trends can have you looking into a variety of factors to decide if you want to add it to your portfolio. This is called fundamental analysis and it includes the company’s financial situation and management- plus, many other aspects. As a beginner, you will want to go into buying stocks knowing that it […]

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Real Estate

These 3 “Perfect” REIT Dividends Are Still On Sale

These 3 “Perfect” REIT Dividends Are Still On Sale

The economy is a mess—and that’s presenting quite the opportunity for these landlords, and contrarians like us. Tenants are still paying, but these stocks are priced like a few are flaking. That’s not the case. Plus, one firm is about to take advantage of a weak 2020 market to go shopping and secure future cash […]

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Should You Consider Investing In Real Estate Crowdfunding Sites?

Should You Consider Investing In Real Estate Crowdfunding Sites?

If you are considering getting started in real estate investing, there are many places to start. It’s not as easy as throwing a dart and investing money. Doing your due diligence and figuring out which type of real estate investor works best with your personality is the first step. That being said, one of the best […]

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Six Things You Need To Know Before Investing In Rental Properties

Six Things You Need To Know Before Investing In Rental Properties

Amid the uncertainty created by the Coronavirus pandemic, many investors are looking for the lowest risk strategy which can still bring a reasonable return. Even in these tough times, rental properties remain one of the best investments as people always need a place to live. With the poor performance of the stock market, more and more investors […]

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Personal Finance

Retirement For Beginners: The Roth IRA Explained

Retirement For Beginners: The Roth IRA Explained

Roth IRAs offer tax-free growth on your retirement investments and significant tax benefits. If you are thinking about contributing to a Roth IRA, here is what you need to know. Before We Look at the Roth IRA, Understand a Traditional IRA. A Traditional IRA is a tax-deferred retirement savings account because any income tax or […]

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7 Simple Personal Finance Principles

7 Simple Personal Finance Principles

I like the number seven. Ten seems like a lot of rules principles, and five may not seem like enough. Maybe I’m a bit bias because my birthday is on the seventh day of November. 🙂 I never thought I would write one of those articles about the number of ways to do this or […]

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How To Start Investing With Little Money

How To Start Investing With Little Money

Want to start investing but don’t have much to contribute? You’re not alone. Given the cost of living in most areas, the amount of debt the average family has, and other important necessary expenses, many Americans can’t afford a $1,000 expense let alone spare extra money to invest. On the bright side, you don’t need […]

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The Pros And Cons Of Buying Weekly Options

The Pros And Cons Of Buying Weekly Options

| September 17, 2020 | 0 Comments

One of the aspects I love about running the Options360 service is the member interactions I receive through live webinars and their ability to email me directly.  Members have the ability to ask me about specific positions and strategies, or general concepts. A recent question came from Agnes, who asked what the pros and cons of weekly […]

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The 6 Best 5G Stocks To Buy Now Before The Revolution

The 6 Best 5G Stocks To Buy Now Before The Revolution

| September 15, 2020 | 0 Comments

From semiconductors to networks to infrastructure, there are a lot of ways to win with 5G stocks As 5G rolls out across the U.S., there will be plenty of exciting new possibilities. In turn, investors and consumers who take a look at 5G stocks can capitalize on the 5G revolution. So, in order to get […]

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Double Digit Dividend Yields And The Potential For 100% Stock Price Gains

Double Digit Dividend Yields And The Potential For 100% Stock Price Gains

| September 10, 2020 | 0 Comments

For the broader U.S. stock market, the pandemic-triggered crash has come and gone. In February and March, the S&P 500 stock index experienced a short-term bear market, dropping by over 35% from its early-February peak to the late-March bottom. The S&P 500 steadily recovered the losses and then some, with the index now up 11% […]

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