Marijuana Market Update: The Riskiness of Cannabis Stocks

Prosperity Research’s Marijuana Market Update is a podcast featuring Banyan Hill Publishing’s top cannabis analysts, who break down the latest  industry news and investment advice. On this week’s episode, Matt Badiali talks about the risk involved with investing in the cannabis sector. There are a lot of uncertainties within the industry, which makes doing your … Read more

Opening Bell: Thursday Morning’s Top News and Stocks to Watch

S&P 500 futures were mostly flat as investors pondered a rapid economic recovery alongside increased tensions between the U.S. and China, plus stocks to watch today in the Money & Markets Opening Bell. The Top Story Companies that are sensitive to China’s growth faced added pressure before the market opened Thursday as tensions between Washington … Read more

A Golden Strategy to Secure Your Wealth During Stock Market Volatility

If you’ve been reading my recent essays, you’ll know that I’ve been promoting a simple exchange: Sell stocks, buy gold. Now, keep in mind that we’re not buying gold as an investment. We’re simply lightening up on passive stock market investments like ETFs, robo-index funds, mutual funds, and buy-and-hold stock market strategies… …and moving to … Read more

Closing Bell: Tech Weakness Weighs Early, Markets Close With Furious Rally

It was choppy trading for the S&P 500 as optimism over a quick economic recovery offset losses in technology stocks and growing U.S.-China tensions, plus more in today’s Closing Bell on Money & Markets. The Top Story A rise in bank stocks, which typically track improvements in the country’s economic outlook, offset losses sustained by … Read more

This Simple Chart Tracking Junk Bonds Shows How to Beat the Stock Market

Investors have created thousands, if not millions, of market indicators. They analyze price-to-earnings ratios (P/E), price-to-book ratios (P/B) and hundreds of other tools based on financial statements. They also slice and dice price action into stochastics, Relative Strength Index (RSI), Moving Average Convergence Divergence (MACD) and other technical tools. Some of these tools are valuable. … Read more