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Will QE3 Save The Market?

Will QE3 Save The Market?

| July 26, 2012 | 0 Comments

The event-driven market rollercoaster continues to roll on.  There’s so much going in the world right now, it’s hard to figure out what to pay attention to. We have major companies releasing earnings, domestic economic news, Spanish bond auctions, Greek bailout politics, and Chinese economic data, just to name a few.  However, there are two […]

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Should Investors Be Concerned About The Economy?

Should Investors Be Concerned About The Economy?

| April 16, 2012 | 0 Comments

The last week or so has been a bit disappointing in terms of economic news.  Lately, we’ve gotten used to pretty steady positive news on the economy – especially in regard to the job market.  So, the recent negative news seems to have spooked investors a little. The question is, should investors be concerned about […]

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Differences Between Penny Stocks and Exchange Traded Stocks

Differences Between Penny Stocks and Exchange Traded Stocks

| April 8, 2012 | 0 Comments

Penny stocks are some of the least understood aspects of the stock market. This is true both for penny stocks as a whole, and for individual penny stocks. Penny stocks, as a category of securities, do not include only stocks that trade near one cent; they encompass most stocks that trade below five dollars. But, […]

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What Influences the Price of Penny Stocks?

What Influences the Price of Penny Stocks?

| April 4, 2012 | 0 Comments

The best penny stocks to buy are often not the cheapest, fastest rising or even the one with the best track record in the past. In fact sometimes the best penny stock to buy is no penny stock. Penny stocks are a different animal from regular stocks, and have the potential for great gains or […]

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Navigating Penny Stocks

Navigating Penny Stocks

| March 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

The stock market can be a tricky ocean to navigate. Intrepid adventurers, keen to make their fortunes in a distant land, often fall victim to the storms, reefs and unseen maelstroms that are recessions, scams and pump and dump schemes. Which course should a beginning investor set? Going long is a safe option. But, like […]

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Is There Any Chance For QE3?

Is There Any Chance For QE3?

| March 15, 2012 | 0 Comments

The stock market’s been on a nice run lately.  Volatility is way down and investor confidence is on the rise.  However, the relatively tame market is masking some significant, fundamental shifts at the macro level. As always, much of the most important economic news stems from the Fed.  And just this week, Bernanke and the […]

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Penny Stocks Are Better Than Large Caps

Penny Stocks Are Better Than Large Caps

| February 27, 2012 | 1 Comment

Just because a company is big doesn’t make it a good investment.  History is littered with examples of big companies that have underperformed for their shareholders… sometimes significantly. While a stock’s market cap shouldn’t be ignored, it should never be the only reason you invest in a company. As a matter of fact, there are […]

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Tame Inflation Is Great News For Penny Stocks

Tame Inflation Is Great News For Penny Stocks

| February 9, 2012 | 0 Comments

I have a confession to make.  I’m a huge fan of monetary policy. It’s true.  As a student of macroeconomic policy, I get really excited about the ins and outs of central banking and the implementation of monetary policy. You see, if monetary policy is done correctly, it can have a significant, positive impact on […]

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QE3?  Time To Buy Penny Stocks

QE3? Time To Buy Penny Stocks

| January 30, 2012 | 0 Comments

2012 could very well be a breakthrough year for penny stocks.  We’re entering what I like to call a ‘win-win period’ for small companies. On one hand, the economy looks to be improving.  Jobless claims are trending downward, confidence is ticking higher, and inflation is in check.  If it holds, this year could be the […]

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Ignore Barron’s Terrible Picks, And Go With The Stocks That Work!

Ignore Barron’s Terrible Picks, And Go With The Stocks That Work!

| December 15, 2011 | 0 Comments

No one ever claimed it was easy to make money picking stocks.  But lately, so-called experts are making ‘positive returns’ seem like a fantasy.  And they’re giving stock picking a bad name.  Of course, penny stock investors like us know better. I’ll get back to that in a minute.  First, let’s talk about Barron’s… As […]

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Forget Hedge Funds, Invest In Penny Stocks!

Forget Hedge Funds, Invest In Penny Stocks!

| December 8, 2011 | 1 Comment

You probably saw the recent lottery news.  Three hedge fund managers won a $254 million jackpot.  Hedge fund managers?  Really? As if those guys need more millions… Actually, buying lottery tickets might not be the worst hedge fund strategy after all.  Most hedge funds (whose managers didn’t win the lottery) lost money in November.  In […]

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