Mutual funds force managers to stay fully invested all the time. But if they see trouble coming, Covestor managers can move your account to cash or gold.
May, 2012 Archive
Shares of Facebook are quickly becoming the Gregg Jefferies of the stock market.
With 900 million monthly users, Facebook is a prison people want to break into.
Do high-yield securities frighten you? It’s an understandable reaction.
Rising lumber prices seem to be saying something positive about a U.S. housing recovery -- and possibly about housing stocks.
Another quarter has gone by
...and still no call from your broker
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Confidence in the markets is being restored. I expect equity prices to be significantly higher by the end of the year.
Two-year upside, in their view, is $38-$40, about 50% above current levels.
Investment fraud is ongoing, even after the fall of Bernie Madoff. See my interview with former SEC enforcer Pat Huddleston about new frauds making the rounds.
Buying low-beta stocks with sustainable dividends can work in the long-term. And the high-beta stocks may be best for a swing-trading strategy.