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'Defensive' Stocks Are Getting Crushed in a Falling Market. Why It's Time to Buy.
22 September 2023
The problem isn't the outlook for earnings at utilities and makers of consumer staples. Higher yields on Treasury debt are hurting the shares.
3 ETFs for the Conservative Investor to Buy and Hold
20 September 2023
For a conservative investor seeking exposure to the equity markets while prioritizing stability and long-term wealth preservation, investing in Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) or indices can be an attrac...
REIT Crash: The More They Drop, The More I Buy
20 September 2023
REITs have dropped by about 30% since early 2022, much more than other defensive, debt-utilizing sectors like utilities and consumer staples. Interest rates are unlikely to increase significantly furt...
Smart Money Rotations: 3 Top Ranked Utilities Stocks to get Defensive
15 September 2023
Based on seasonality studies, the stock market is entering the weakest period of the year. The second half of September through the first week of October has historically been a particularly challengi...
Final Trades: Uber, Hess & more
8 September 2023
The "Halftime Report" traders give their top picks to watch for the second half.
XLU: Utilities May Be The Best Undercover Short Opportunity Today
7 September 2023
Utility stocks are often considered a hedge against recession-related risks due to their non-cyclical nature and virtually guaranteed profits. However, utility companies are facing significant risks, ...
Utility Stocks Should Beat The Market: My 3 Top Buys
6 September 2023
Utilities are currently cheap compared to their historical average valuation (as well as compared to the broader market) and offer both growth potential and stock price upside. Federal legislation inc...
3 Beaten-Down ETFs Worth Buying Now
31 August 2023
The best is yet to come for the aerospace and defense markets. Now is the time to buy clean energy stocks, and the iShares Global Clean Energy ETF has the top players.
The Fed Will Send These Safe Dividends Soaring In 2024
23 August 2023
We're bullish on utilities now because this economy is bogging out. We got more proof of that last week, with China posting an anemic 0.8% growth rate in Q2.