Daily Gains Letter

Top Stocks to Consider Right Now: Defensive and Dividend-Paying Stocks

Success in the stock market is all about balancing risk and reward. Too much risk and you leave yourself vulnerable to added downside when the stock market turns, as may be the case at this time. However, too little risk and you don’t fully partake in the upside moves of the stock market, though your downside risk is lessened. The … Read More


1Q15 Earnings Season: Early Outlook and the Top Investment Opportunity

While many seem to be comforted by continued stock market highs, bad news could be brewing for the first-quarter 2015 earnings season.

1Q15 Earnings Season to Affect the Markets?

The stock market continues to see record after record. We had the NASDAQ breaking back above the psychological 5,000 level last Friday; now it’s within distance of its all-time high, but … Read More


How the ECB’s Actions Could Boost U.S. Markets

Not too long ago, the European Central Bank (ECB), to fight the economic slowdown in the eurozone, lowered its benchmark interest rates. The hope with this move was the same as it was in the U.S., England, Japan, or other countries that are facing economic scrutiny: lowering interest rates will eventually increase lending and eventually bring in economic growth. In … Read More


Retirement

Three Steps to Overcoming Losses in a Declining Market

Three Steps to Overcoming Losses in a Declining Market

“What should you do when the house isn’t in order?”

A good friend of mine … Read More

How Low Interest Rates Are Holding 144 Million U.S. Workers Hostage

How Low Interest Rates Are Holding 144 Million U.S. Workers Hostage

Are the long-term retirement plans of working Americans being held hostage by the Federal Reserve?… Read More


What You Can Learn from Missed Investment Opportunities

What You Can Learn from Missed Investment Opportunities

One of the basic rules that investors should follow when it comes to portfolio management … Read More


Your 401(k): How It Can Really Profit from Patience and Conservative Plays

Your 401(k): How It Can Really Profit from Patience and Conservative Plays

Your 401(k) is supposed to be a retirement account with a long investing horizon—not a … Read More