Weighing the Week Ahead: Is a Market-Friendly Policy Agenda in Peril?

Once again, the expected quiet summer week was instead filled with action. With analysts of all stripes analyzing every aspect of the changes in the Trump Administration, the financial punditry will do the same. Ignoring the politics and personalities, we are still left with a question that is important to investors: Is a Market-Friendly Policy […]

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Stock Exchange: Is The Bull Market Slowing?

The Stock Exchange is all about trading. Each week we do the following: Discuss an important issue for traders; Highlight several technical trading methods, including current ideas; Feature advice from top traders and writers; and, Provide a few (minority) reactions from fundamental analysts. We also have some fun. We welcome comments, links, and ideas to […]

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A Guide to Portfolio Diversification

Periodic portfolio checkups and rebalancing are important processes for individual investors. Ben Carlson wrote today about Seven Strategies for Investing at Market Peaks. He avoids saying that the current market is “the” peak, but the title clearly captures the interest of investors with that suspicion. He lists seven different strategies, noting some pluses and minuses […]

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