Top Five Penny Stocks to Watch in May 2015

By Friday, April 24, 2015

penny stocks to watchBelow is my list of the top five penny stocks to watch in May 2015. The theme for this group of top penny stocks is U.S. consumer-oriented companies that earn a majority of their incomes domestically.
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With a strong dollar having a negative effect on businesses that earn income abroad, domestically focused names should fare better.

Stock Market: Why a 1987-Style Collapse Is in the Works

By Friday, April 24, 2015

Stock Market Foretelling CollapseIn today’s stock market, there is no fear. Investors are far too complacent…and that’s very dangerous.
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Those who try to predict the direction of equity markets are outright optimistic. They don’t see risks whatsoever.
Currently, the S&P 500 trades near 2,100. But for the first quarter of 2015, corporate earnings and revenue are expected to decline at the fastest rate since 2009.

Spring Stock Market Forecast: Signs of Slowing & Consolidation

By Friday, April 24, 2015

Spring Stock Market ForecastThere’s a tremendous amount of noise surrounding the stock market. And so it’s important to cut through it to focus on what really matters as an equity investor: what corporations are actually saying about their businesses.
Even though the stock market is a secondary pricing mechanism anchored by monetary policy, it is a system that generally tries to discount a future stream of earnings…. Read More

Another Slow Earnings Season: Time to Invest Money Outside the U.S.?

By Friday, April 24, 2015

Earnings SeasonSorry to say this, folks, but I’m not jumping up and down during this earnings season. Yes, the big banks did well and you probably already realized that given the fees you’ve been paying.
The thing is, I’m seeing soft or negative revenue growth with many of the S&P 500 companies that have reported early on in this earnings season…. Read More

Massive Returns Expected From Gold Mining Companies

By Thursday, April 23, 2015

gold miningThe gold mining sector is both improving and selling for cheap. Don’t for a second buy into the mainstream rhetoric that states mining companies are worthless for your portfolio. They may be down-and-out now, but in the long run, they are setting up to provide massive returns.
Gold Mining Companies’ Valuations Extremely Distorted… Read More
As it stands, gold miners are selling for the same value, if not less, as they were back in 2008 and 2009.

U.K. Economic Outlook 2015: Economic Crisis Averted?

By Thursday, April 23, 2015

U.K. Economic OutlookLike the broader global economy, the U.K. economy took a hammering back in 2008. While the global economy, especially the eurozone, continues to struggle, our U.K. economic outlook for 2015 has turned a corner with the country’s economic recovery gaining momentum.
U.K. Economic Outlook 2015: Looking Back on U.K. Economy in Crisis… Read More
It didn’t take long for the effects of the U.S.

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