• Earnings Could Be Stronger Than Ever; Growth And Small-Caps Time To Shine?

    Earnings Could Be Stronger Than Ever; Growth And Small-Caps Time To Shine?

    Key Takeaways We forecast 8–10% returns for the S&P 500 in 2018. The S&P 500 is well positioned to generate strong earnings, in our view, thanks to better global growth and potentially lower corporate tax rates. Back to business: fundamentals to drive stock market gains in 2018. With a focus on business fundamentals and the […]

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8 Beginner’s Guide Tips To Safely Buying ‘Penny Cryptocurrencies’

Amid soaring bitcoin prices, the Bittrex exchange gives you an opportunity to trade penny cryptocurrencies Bitcoin prices are the worst nightmare for blockchain critics. After breaking the previously unimaginable $10,000 level, bitcoin plummeted from profit-taking. But soon after, trading normalized, sending bitcoin well above $11,000. However, this robust success represents a quandary: interest for lower-priced […]

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Meet The Special Interests Keeping Marijuana Criminalized

In this era of political polarization, when Americans seem to agree on absolutely nothing, let me reassure you. We overwhelmingly agree that cannabis should be legal. 1 in 5 Americans have (state) legal access, 1 in 2 have experimented with it, and more than 1 in 10 smoke regularly. Southern California yuppies are publicly winning prizes for growing the same plant that landed Georgia […]

The Pros And Cons Of Trading Penny Stocks

The Pros And Cons Of Trading Penny Stocks

Let’s face it, we’ve all heard the stories of rags to riches in the investment world. More often than not, these stories come from some sort of transaction involving a penny stock. We’ve all probably seen Wolf of Wall Street, but we all can’t be Jordan Belfort. Most of the people who choose to go […]

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Five 10% Yields Under $10

Everybody likes a sale, but there’s a significant difference between something that’s a value, and something that’s merely cheap – a good value can last you years and even decades, where something cheap can leave you in the lurch within a few months. The same can be said for several enticing double-digit yields right now. […]

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Will Tax Cuts Yield A Small-Cap Windfall?

Congress is getting down to tax reform, and at first blush, smaller companies seem poised for a windfall. But tax cuts shouldn’t anchor a broad-brush investing strategy. Instead, focus on individual company fundamentals—and the less obvious effects of the evolving legislation. Sentiment toward smaller stocks has been fickle. After last year’s elections, expectations that the Trump […]

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These 2 Dividend Stocks Under $10 Are About To Enter Their Peak Season

Did you know that around 85% of the companies on the S&P 500 now pay a dividend? Talk about shooting fish in the proverbial barrel if you’re looking for dividend stocks. Most companies now figure they should offer some sort of incentive in return for investors buying into their businesses. However, while finding dividends is […]

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5 Small-Cap ETFs That Knock Out The Competition

Small-cap ETFs are the best way to take on extra returns When it comes to investing, small-cap stocks beat large caps as the best ETFs to buy. Small caps have outperformed their larger twins for decades. That’s because many small-cap stocks still have plenty of growth in front of them. After all, it’ll take a lot of a […]

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Advantages Of Trading Small Cap Stocks

Small cap stocks are a company with a market capitalization within the range of $250 million to $ 2 billion. Over the past few decades, small cap stocks have received a lot of negativity. This is attributed to the media focus on the negative side of small cap stocks. Basically, the media has highlighted frequently […]

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10 Cheap Stocks To Buy With Only $12

These cheap stocks to buy give you serious value for your money Cheap stocks can be a smart choice for investors, as there are serious bargains to be found. The stocks below may be cheap, but they all offer impressive value for money and big upside potential. Furthermore, all 10 of these cheap stocks to buy […]

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Markets Soar As Media Noise Goes By

That loud pitched noise is not a frightening scream from Halloween, but rather what you are likely hearing is the deafening noise coming from Washington D.C or cries from concerned Americans watching senseless acts of terrorism. Thanks to the explosion of real-time social media and smart phones, coupled with the divisive politics and depressing headlines […]