Daily Gains Letter

Fear of Ebola Now Creating Weakness in U.S. Stocks?

The fear of Ebola has caused an increase in pressure towards the U.S. stock markets, particularly in the travel sector and aviation stocks. The concern is real, and if it is allowed to grow in the United States, Asia, or Europe, we could see a significant decline in travel demand that could impact the next few quarters, as my stock … Read More


One Stock You Can Shelve Away for a Century

The world is not coming to an end—even if it does look that way as global stock markets plummet.

Make no mistake about it; we are clearly witnessing some selling capitulation in the stock market. The bottom may be near for the stock market, or we could be in for further downside moves given that the correction on the S&P … 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