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S&P 500 Up 15% in 2019 – More Gains in Q4?

Global stocks held up well in the face of adversity in the third quarter. Despite the threat of a recession and uncertainty over the US, China trade dispute, the S&P 500 (SPY) fell just 1% in the third quarter. The tech heavy NASDAQ (QQQ) also fell -1%. The global stock market Vanguard (VT) fell -2%. Emerging Markets (EEM) lagged, falling -6%.

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Trade War, Recession, Election – Panic or Buy?

Stock market volatility has been picking up in August – on display with Friday when the S&P 500 fell 2.5%. Today I am going to explain why stocks are getting more volatile, what I expect in the next 12 months and how my clients can adjust their portfolios to better manage.

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Gold up 16% in 2019 – I See More Gains Ahead

For all the gold bugs out there – it’s time to start paying attention to gold again. After a nasty 8-year bear market, precious metals are moving back into a bull market. The price of gold is up 16% in 2019.

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S&P 500 Second Quarter Earnings Expected to Grow 4.4%

Second quarter earnings season has arrived. This is one of the most important events of the quarter. The earnings results – and even more important earnings outlook – should guide the stock market for the next few weeks and months.

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3 Red Hot IPO’s You Need to Know About

A flurry of really cool stock IPO’s began trading on the NASDAQ exchange in the last week and I want my clients to know about all of them. Here’s a quick run down on all three and what to expect moving forward.

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Chewy IPO Jumps 67%: Buy, Sell or Hold?

Stock IPOs are one of Wall Street’s most exciting events.This is the time when shares of a company first become available for to buy. Its a great chance for investors to get in on the ground floor. Today – I am going to share an exciting new stock IPO that just began trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Friday. Shares exploded higher for a 67% gain in one day.

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S&P 500 Up 4.4% this Week – New Rally Here?

After a weak May, US stocks saw a very nice rebound this week. Based on the chart and some technical indicators – this looks like it could be the beginning of a rebound and new rally back to the all-time high. Let’s take a look. After five consecutive losing weeks, the S&P 500 delivered a…

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