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ETF Talk: Providing For The Common Defense

April 9, 2008

I absolutely love exchange-traded funds (ETFs), and I use them almost exclusively in my own investment portfolio. This week, I am going to provide you with a quick reference guide to help you instantly learn the ins and outs of several key ETF providers. If you have an IRA of any kind or a regular taxable trading account, you have access to ETFs, and you should definitely take advantage of that access […]

ETF Talk: It’s All So Very Precious

April 2, 2008

At least the gains were precious while they lasted. The precious metals sector seemed to have been a safe haven from the downward trend in stock prices until recently. Exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that invested in precious metals such as gold and silver now are taking financial hits. Such ETFs absorbed losses of 2.5% or worse […]

Another Bear Market Rally?

April 2, 2008

On Tuesday, April 1, we saw a huge jump in stocks that was nearly across the board. The major averages all were up more than 3% on the day, and that brought the bullish commentators out in droves.I heard a lot of chatter Tuesday about how we’ve reached a bottom in stocks, and how the […]

Join Doug for A FREE Retirement Income Conference Call 3

April 2, 2008

Are you prepared to live out your retirement for 25-30 years? How will you generate the income you need from your retirement plans and real estate? How will you stay ahead of inflation and maintain your standard of living? These are important questions, and Doug Fabian can help you answer them all.Retirement income investing is […]

ETF Talk: A Fist Full of Dollars

March 26, 2008

The U.S. dollar is down, down, down, and the greenback continues declining to unprecedented lows against the euro and other foreign currencies. Indeed, the dollar has fallen against most of the major currencies as traders increasingly expect the Federal Reserve to cut the target lending rate by as much as a half-percentage point in April to help revive flagging U.S. economic growth […]

Join Doug for A FREE Retirement Income Conference Call 4

March 26, 2008

The U.S. dollar is down, down, down, and the greenback continues declining to unprecedented lows against the euro and other foreign currencies. Indeed, the dollar has fallen against most of the major currencies as traders increasingly expect the Federal Reserve to cut the target lending rate by as much as a half-percentage point in April to help revive flagging U.S. economic growth […]

Bear Stearns — Lessons Learned

March 19, 2008

Tuesday’s dramatic rally in stocks brought renewed buying vigor back to Wall Street — at least for one day. What happened yesterday was, in my opinion, just another day in a long line of big bear market rallies. No surprise here, as the nature of stocks is that they basically want to go higher […]

ETF Talk: Water, Water Everywhere

March 19, 2008

Tuesday’s dramatic rally in stocks brought renewed buying vigor back to Wall Street — at least for one day. What happened yesterday was, in my opinion, just another day in a long line of big bear market rallies. No surprise here, as the nature of stocks is that they basically want to go higher […]

ETF Talk: Shiny Gold, Nutritious Wheat, Tasty Corn and Sweet Sugar

March 12, 2008

The commodity boom certainly is enticing aggressive investors. In last week’s ETF Talk, we discussed commodity exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that tracked an individual commodity, such as gold, silver or oil. These ETFs in recent months have outperformed the market to generate positive returns […]

This Is Not Your Father’s Bear Market

March 12, 2008

The commodity boom certainly is enticing aggressive investors. In last week’s ETF Talk, we discussed commodity exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that tracked an individual commodity, such as gold, silver or oil. These ETFs in recent months have outperformed the market to generate positive returns […]

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