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Fed Creating Print-Push Demand For Stocks

Don’t Fight The Fed What exactly does the expression don’t fight the Fed mean? The Fed wants to drive asset prices higher (stocks, housing, & commercial real estate). The Fed ...

Jobless Claims Fell Last Week, Close To A 5-1/2 Year Low

New filings for unemployment benefits skidded last week by a healthy 24,000, settling at a seasonally adjusted 334,000 through July 13. That leaves new claims near the lowest level ...

The Powerful Case for Silver

I am a well-known “gold bug” because of my strongly voiced opinion that gold has been one of the best assets for protecting yourself from the US dollar’s prolonged ...

How To Play It Safe With Stock ETFs

Transportation bellwether United Parcel Service (UPS) reduced its full-year profit forecast due to a weak economy. Fast food giant Yum Brands (YUM) experienced declines in earnings ...

Jobless Claims Rose Last Week, But The Trend Is Still Favorable

New applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly increased during the first week of July, although the pop is probably noise. July data tends to be distorted by so-called retooling ...

Touring the Asset Classes via Vanguard ETFs

They are the 3rd largest provider of ETFs. They successfully leveraged their reputation as the low-cost leader of indexing. Regardless of your investment approach or philosophy, Vanguard ...

Will Earnings Measure Up?

In last week’s prediction for the week ahead I raised the question of how would stocks do in an environment of rising rates? This kept alive my streak of guessing the market ...

A Big Day For Bio Stocks

Have you seen the BIO-TECH stocks today? See that retest of its lows this morning? It took place on Positive RS divergence not to mention the issue one could say vaulted higher ...

Four US Equity Index Support and Fibonacci Target Planning Update

As a follow-up to Wednesday’s similar “Daily Chart Support Target” post, let’s update the four US Equity Indexes on the Daily Chart to highlight the immediate inflection or ...

Protecting ETF Portfolios from the Currency Wars

On Wednesday, 5/8/2013, U.S. stocks recorded gains for a 5th consecutive session. In fact, the S&P 500 logged its 12th gain in 14 trading days, rising 6% since a mid-April hiccup ...