Oil prices are in a dark area now, as the commodity is considered the dirtiest of all commodities at this time.
With no strong base in sight for oil prices, we could see additional downside moves; albeit, $50.00 looks like a pretty good area for support.
On the chart of the West Texas Intermediate (WTI) crude, oil prices fell to … Read More
I will be formulating my complete stock market outlook for 2015 in a couple weeks, but at this time, I’m feeling somewhat uneasy. This year has turned out to be what I was expecting back in January 2014, with stock market trading being characterized by uncertainty and hurdles.
Small-cap stocks are heading for their worst performance since 2011, when the … Read More
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
“What should you do when the house isn’t in order?”
A good friend of mine … Read More
Are the long-term retirement plans of working Americans being held hostage by the Federal Reserve?… Read More
One of the basic rules that investors should follow when it comes to portfolio management … Read More
Your 401(k) is supposed to be a retirement account with a long investing horizon—not a … Read More