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  • Goldman Sachs Wants a “Revolution,” so Grab These Shares Now

    Goldman Sachs thinks they’ve spotted an economic anomaly – and they’re warning it may force the firm to redefine the nature of  capitalism itself. In a research note, produced by a team of analysts and released earlier this year to clients, the firm highlights the fact that profit margins in the United States and elsewhere […]

    Posted at March 10, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Two Important Updates on Ekso Bionics Inc. and Consolidated Water Co.

    One of Wall Street’s cardinal sins is a “set it and forget it” mentality. What I mean by that is there’s often a flurry of interest in specific stocks and then… nothing. That’s too bad because the devil, as they say, is always in the details. As we have discussed many times at Total Wealth, you’ve […]

    Posted at March 10, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • This Gun Stock Has Returned 5X the S&P 500 for a Reason You May Not Expect

    Quick… how many Comcast Corp. (Nasdaq: CMCSA) technicians does it take to fix a DVR? Eight, evidently… and my DVR is still not working after five weeks of calling offshore customer service centers, visiting technicians who are guaranteed to arrive within a “two-hour window,” and even the company’s executive resolution team. Sadly, my predicament isn’t unusual, and […]

    Posted at March 10, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Here’s How Investors Get Tricked into Buying Companies Like Valeant

    Many of my readers have written to say they made a killing trading Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) since I told you the stock was “Everything That’s Wrong with the Markets” (Oct. 15, 2015). That trade has certainly gone our way, as VRX crashed from $168.87 to close at $61.31 on Friday. Those VRX […]

    Posted at March 10, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Apple vs. FBI: Here’s Who Will Win… and Why It Matters

    The escalating legal battle between Apple Inc. (Nasdaq: AAPL) and the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is drawing out some strong emotions and, more importantly, persuasive arguments from both sides. And yet, the issue is much more than a mere legal test case; this Silicon Valley contretemps carries ramifications for everyone who owns (or wants […]

    Posted at March 10, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • A Comeback Can’t Be Ruled Out For Chesapeake Energy

    Summary The scenario in the oil market could improve as Bakken production is coming down and OPEC producers are open to capping supply, which is good news for CHK. OPEC producers can’t afford to raise production as this will harm the OPEC basket price and increase revenue losses, thereby leading to a better demand-supply balance. […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • NEUTRAL STOCKS

    MARKET – ACTION ALERT – NEUTRAL STOCKS! – NEUTRAL BONDS – NEUTRAL GOLD – AWAITING A SIGNAL TO RETURN TO BEAR STOCKS, BULL BONDS AND BULL GOLD WHICH IS THEIR PRIMARY NEAR-TERM TRENDS. WE’RE EXPERIENCING A ‘DEAD-CAT’ BOUNCE THAT COULD CARRY A BIT FURTHER, POSSIBLY INTO THE ‘IDES OF MARCH’. The major U.S. indices began […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment
  • Increase Your Profits Up To 300% Using XXX Velocity ETFs (JNUG)

    Investing and increasing the value of your assets is difficult … It’s very hard to predict the winners which makes it very risky. Even if you like picking stocks and you win most of the time, unforeseen circumstances can burn even the best stock pickers. Most Americans would prefer to keep their money safe, so instead […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 1 Comment
  • Options 101: How To Use Historical Volatility

    Many traders often confuse implied volatility with historical volatility.  Implied volatility is what the market “expects” in the future.  Historical volatility essentially is a way to tell how far the stock might move in the future based on how fast it has been moving in the recent past.  ​It is a lagging indicator.  ​ Let’s take a closer look at what historical volatility is […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 1 Comment
  • Union Pacific: Is There Any Hope?

    Summary UNP shares have continued their slide on the stock market this year as its entire business, except the automotive segment, is under pressure. UNP’s performance in the coal segment will weaken further as production and supply of the fossil fuel is declining as coal plants are being retired. Even in the intermodal segment, UNP […]

    Posted at February 23, 2016 » By : » Categories : Commentary & Insights » 0 Comment