Is the Economy Better than Feared?

Back in early March a grim view of the economy started to emerge. That’s when the coveted GDP Now model estimated US growth in the first quarter was barely above 0%. That is precisely when this ferocious post-correction bounce came

3 Brand-New Cannabis ETFs Set to Launch

After a smoking-hot performance during 2018, cannabis-related stocks have cooled quite a bit in 2019. Many popular names such as Tilray (TLRY), Canopy (CGC), and Cronos (CRON) are 25% to 50% off their 52-week highs. This may actually prove to be

3 Ways Diversification Can Boost Your Returns

After five years as a professional analyst and investment writer, I’ve learned a great deal about market history and investing theory. I’ve personally applied that information to my own retirement portfolio (where I keep 100% of my life savings), which

Where the Airline Industry Could Be Headed

United Airlines (UAL) is set to report earnings after the close today. But, it didn’t wait for the event to announce it is suspending flights of Boeing’s 737 max through the summer.  It joins American and Southwest in halting the use

K.I.S.S. for Stock Investing

Most of you know the K.I.S.S. acronym as being: Keep It Simple Stupid And the best way to keep it simple with investing is to focus on earnings. That’s because it is absolutely the primary driver of stock prices. Yes,