Chris Versace

Christopher Versace writes the "Growth & Dividend Report" newsletter and "PowerOptions Trader" trading service, which both use a thematic investing perspective that ties in economics, demographics, psychographics, technology and more. He's also the portfolio manager of The Thematic Growth Portfolio and a contributor to Real Money Pro and FOXBusiness.

Recent Articles By The Author

Nucor Reports Strong Results, but Faces Uncertainty Over Tariffs

Nucor Reports Strong Results, but Faces Uncertainty Over Tariffs

With uncertainty in the front view mirror, odds are Nucor shares will continue to move within a trading range until we have some clarity on tariffs.

Amazon Aims to Boost Sales of Its Private Label Products This Prime Day

Amazon Aims to Boost Sales of Its Private Label Products This Prime Day

Prime Day 2018 is expected to generate $3.4 billion in sales, according to Coresight Research.

Should Investors Close the Book on Barnes & Noble After the CEO's Sudden Firing?

Should Investors Close the Book on Barnes & Noble After the CEO's Sudden Firing?

This was just the latest ugly chapter for the bookseller -- and then there's the dividend.

3 Promising Emerging-Market ETFs

3 Promising Emerging-Market ETFs

These three funds seem well-positioned to take advantage of a growing overseas middle class.

Why Travel Stocks Could Be in Trouble Just as Vacation Season Begins

Why Travel Stocks Could Be in Trouble Just as Vacation Season Begins

The latest data from Bureau of Economic Analysis is a bad sign for the travel industry.

MGM Reaches Tentative Contract Settlement; Apple Developers Conference Opening

The tentative resolution of MGM's contract dispute in Las Vegas is a positive sign. Apple conference likely to focus on software.

The Week Ahead: What to Watch in Key Jobs, Spending and Earnings Reports

The Week Ahead: What to Watch in Key Jobs, Spending and Earnings Reports

It is jam-packed four days as we shut the books on May and move into the last month of the second quarter.

Costco Looks Good for Income Investors as Consumers Become More Frugal

Costco Looks Good for Income Investors as Consumers Become More Frugal

Higher gas prices and interest rates could hurt U.S. disposable income, but would help warehouse retailer COST boost its dividend.

Real Money Deep Dive: U.S. Firms Playing Catch-Up With China on Mobile Payments

Real Money Deep Dive: U.S. Firms Playing Catch-Up With China on Mobile Payments

China dominates mobile payments in emerging markets, but there's room for rivals. Here are the U.S. firms to watch.

Why More Companies Might Issue 'Special Dividends' Soon

Why More Companies Might Issue 'Special Dividends' Soon

Firms flush with cash from the new U.S. tax cuts could make one-time payments to shareholders.