&l;p&g;Retirement planning is often full of challenges and uncertainties. You may be asking yourself, &a;ldquo;How much money will I need? How long will my money last? When should I stop working? When should I start taking Social Security? Are my current allocations in line to provide me the income I need in retirement? How will I take care of aging parents? Is my portfolio ready to satisfy required....More>>>
While it’s open to debate whether President Donald Trump made America great, the 2016 election did produce one undeniable result: it laid the foundation for cannabis-related businesses, thereby dramatically improving profitability potential for marijuana penny stocks.
During the general election, a record number of states voted for marijuana legalization to varying degrees. Of those....More>>>
So far, 2018 has been a topsy-turvy year for the stock market. A rise early in the year to record highs was followed by a healthy correction from which most major market benchmarks still haven’t recovered.
Even with volatility returning to the market, some investors have been fortunate to find the companies that have been able to enjoy success early in the year. In particular, Fossil....More>>>
Solar stocks were on fire Thursday after Sunrun Inc (NASDAQ:RUN) reported earnings and California mandated solar on all new homes. Sunrun jumped as much as 19.7% while Vivint Solar Inc (NYSE:VSLR), Enphase Energy Inc (NASDAQ:ENPH), and SolarEdge Technologies Inc (NASDAQ:SEDG) were up 12.5%, 15.6%, and 16.3% respectively at their highs for the day.
Sunrun’s first quarter....More>>>
Back in February, I wrote an article on Callon Petroleum (NYSE:CPE) suggesting that after a sell-off early in the year it would likely outperform the broader E&P sector (See: CPE: Why It Deserves The “Permian Premium”). That it has. Shares have risen from $6.76 at the time of publication to a current $15.77/share as I write this article – up 133%.
Now I like the company....More>>>
Buying beaten down biotech stocks is a strategy I focus on, especially at the end of each year because as tax loss selling fades, it is possible to see very strong gains into the New Year. For example, last December, I wrote an article about Immunogen (IMGN) titled “Why This $1 Biotech Stock Is A Strong Buy Now” and that stock went to over $8.50 per share in 2017. Almost a year ago,....More>>>
China's government intervened in the stock market last week…
That might sound like an extreme thing to do. But with all the talk of trade wars with the U.S., Chinese stocks were falling – until China's "National Team" of state-backed investors stepped in and started buying blue-chip Chinese companies to prop up the market.
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The Federal Reserve&a;rsquo;s increased aggression over the past couple of years has finally come home to roost. The yield on the 10-year Treasury recently....More>>>
The state of Colorado last week reported 2017 revenues generated by taxes, licenses and fees from state-legal sales of marijuana. Total revenues amounted to $247.37 million, an increase of nearly $54 million year over year.
Medical marijuana sales dipped by about 2.3% to $430 million, while recreational sales rose by 30% to $1.07 billion. Total sales rose by 19% year over year to $1.49 billion.
QI signed up for Medicare Part A when I turned 65, but I didnt enroll in Part B because I was still working and had health insurance from my employer. But now Im 68, and I plan to retire later this year. What do I need to do to enroll in Medicare Part B, and when do I need to do it?
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Many people who are still working just sign up....More>>>