When 3-Month and 10-Year Yields Invert, How Should Investors React?

When 3-Month and 10-Year Yields Invert, How Should Investors React?

This yield curve inversion has been a useful leading indicator of a recession, but what really matters is whether it is a signal we can profit from.

7 Best Free Stock Trading Platforms in 2019

7 Best Free Stock Trading Platforms in 2019

It's 2019, and there are now dozens of options to trade stocks online or on your mobile phone. What are the best free stock trading platforms in 2019? And which should you choose?

Palladium's Spectacular Rally Isn't Over Yet

Palladium's Spectacular Rally Isn't Over Yet

The recent Russian export ban for the metal is something of a red herring, but prices for palladium could still rally 14% to hit $1,800 an ounce soon.

Federal Reserve's Soft Stance Should Boost Gold Prices

Federal Reserve's Soft Stance Should Boost Gold Prices

When the central bank stops raising interest rates, prices for the yellow metal tend to rise, according to a new World Gold Council analysis.

There's an Historic Shift Going On at the Fed

There's an Historic Shift Going On at the Fed

All this dot plot tells us is that there is a large majority within the Fed that favors staying on hold.

The Fed Decision Will Be a Market Mover No Matter What

The Fed Decision Will Be a Market Mover No Matter What

Computer algorithms will trigger volatility even if there is no surprise news.

When the VIX Is Low, It's Time to Go

When the VIX Is Low, It's Time to Go

As the stock indices embark on a breakout move in price, the VIX is showing massive complacency.

Mutual Funds, Eviscerated by ETFs, Face New Humiliation, Moody's Says

Mutual Funds, Eviscerated by ETFs, Face New Humiliation, Moody's Says

Moody's Investors Service predicts active stock- and bond-picking firms' share of the money-management industry will be overtaken as soon as 2021 by 'passive' vehicles like index-tracking mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.

The Fed's New Dovish View Has Huge Consequences for the Markets

The Fed's New Dovish View Has Huge Consequences for the Markets

Look no further than Europe for why the Fed has make this shift.

Inching Closer to the Door: The Best Gains in This Market Are Behind Us

Inching Closer to the Door: The Best Gains in This Market Are Behind Us

There is a shrinking universe of stocks I like from the long side.