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4 Active Energy Funds For Aggressive Investors

4 Active Energy Funds For Aggressive Investors

Consider these active energy funds for exposure to a sector that could rebound later this year The energy sector started off 2019 in fine fashion, but a confluence of negative factors recently pressured the sector. As of May 15, the S&P 500 Energy Index was lower by 4.63% on a month-to-date basis. May usually marks the start […]

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3 Of The Best ETFs To Buy For A Play On Gold Stocks

3 Of The Best ETFs To Buy For A Play On Gold Stocks

Gold stocks are rising again With a few tweets, gold stocks are looking a bit more golden these days. As President Trump announced that a trade deal with China was off the table for now and that tariffs would increase, investors have naturally gotten nervous. Volatility has spiked and markets saw some heavy losses over […]

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7 Energy Stocks To Buy To Light Up Your Portfolio

7 Energy Stocks To Buy To Light Up Your Portfolio

The energy patch is heating up and these stocks are ready to run U.S. energy production has transformed since technology has allowed exploration and production (E&P) firms — aka, upstream oil firms — to use unconventional drilling methods to access oil reserves that were previously unreachable, or far too expensive to access. Also, these new […]

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5 Cheap Energy Stocks To Buy Under $10

5 Cheap Energy Stocks To Buy Under $10

These energy stocks are starting to make a comeback A little bit of profit taking has descended on Wall Street after the S&P 500 hit a new record closing high earlier in the week. All is normal and typical behavior after such an impressive move out of the late December low. Energy stocks continue to be an […]

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5 Energy Stocks Rising As Crude Oil Soars

5 Energy Stocks Rising As Crude Oil Soars

Energy stocks could benefit from $80-per-share oil this summer U.S. equities rallied again on Friday, with the S&P 500 making its third straight weekly gain. Some positive China trade headlines as well as solid credit data are bolstering sentiment as we get solidly into the Q1 earnings season this week. It’s the energy sector that I want […]

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7 Cheap Energy Stocks To Buy Now

7 Cheap Energy Stocks To Buy Now

These energy stocks are heating up as the energy sector takes a leap forward U.S. equities are extending their breakout move — with the Dow Jones Industrial Average extending above the 26,000 level — pushing closer to the prior record highs set back in October. Optimism surrounds the ongoing U.S.-China trade discussion, with President Trump hinting that […]

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6 Commodities ETFs To Buy

6 Commodities ETFs To Buy

These commodities ETFs can help investors get involved in a useful asset class As an asset class, commodities are frequently overlooked compared to stocks and bonds. Typically, financial advisors and planners will recommend that investors allocate between 5% and 10% of their portfolios to commodities. Rarely do the recommended allocations to commodities exceed 10%. Like […]

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3 Gold Stocks That Should Glitter With Rising Gold Prices

3 Gold Stocks That Should Glitter With Rising Gold Prices

Rising gold prices could take these gold stocks to multi-year highs Since hitting a low of about $1,175 per oz. on Aug. 14, gold prices have steadily risen. Gold took off as stocks dropped dramatically last fall. However, as shares began to recover from a December 24th low, gold and gold stocks continued to rise. Gold […]

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5 Utility Stocks To Buy For An Extra Durable Portfolio

5 Utility Stocks To Buy For An Extra Durable Portfolio

These five utility stocks to buy should be able to rally so long as inflation remains checked [Editor’s note: This story was originally published in September 2018. It has since been updated and republished.] Utility stocks were supposed to be yesterday’s favorite investment. The theory regarding utility stocks was simple: Robust economic growth coupled with […]

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7 Best Energy Funds To Outperform The Market

7 Best Energy Funds To Outperform The Market

Oil is surging and these energy ETFs are benefiting. After a dismal 2018, the energy sector is bouncing back in a big way. The Energy Select Sector SPDR (NYSEARCA:XLE), the largest energy exchange-traded fund (ETF) by assets, closed February with a year-to-date gain of almost 14%, taking a big bite out of its 2018 loss of 18.20%. […]

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