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My Favorite Investment Research Resources

I research stocks all the time, and I’ve been doing this for decades. I have my favorite research sources that I have trusted for years—some free, some not so free—and I am always on the lookout for new sources that might be better than my current investment resources.


Alibaba vs. J.C. Penney

When I’m looking to buy a stock or put on an option trade, I don’t look for a company like J.C. Penney.


America's Biggest Problems

According to the latest Gallup poll, here are 16 problems Americans consider most pressing.

Investing Newsletters

Finding Trustworthy Advice

If you’re new in the “town” called the stock market, I recommend finding a trustworthy source of advice.


6 Tips for Better Investing

With Thanksgiving and a long holiday weekend coming up, it’s a good time to do a little “self scouting.”

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Cabot Weekly Review

Strongest Industry Groups | Stock Market Video

In this week’s Stock Market Video, Cabot China & Emerging Markets Report Analyst Paul Goodwin looks at the general health of the market (which is good) and runs down the leading industry groups that are producing top stocks. 

Cabot Chart School

Managing Your Portfolio for Maximum Profits

In this third of three videos in Cabot's stock chart school series, “How to Invest in Growth Stocks,” Cabot Market Letter editor Mike Cintolo takes you through portfolio management -- a skill that most people don't really develop and which leads to them getting sub-par returns. He discusses the concept of portfolio management in general, as well as looking at some specific trades Cabot has made in the past.

Editor's Center

While the broad market consolidated after its breakneck advance, many dividend stocks saw higher prices this week as investors rotated from more speculative stocks into big-cap names.

more from Chloe Lutts Jensen »

Stocks will likely move sideways or decline somewhat before resuming their climb to record highs. Past history reveals that stocks perform best from November until May.

more from J. Royden Ward »

The question is whether it’s better to sell a few stocks and raise some cash to avoid having another bite taken out of the portfolio or to stay on the course.

more from Michael Cintolo »

The PS Golden Dragon Halter USX China ETF is sitting atop both its 25- and 50-day moving averages, telling us that the medium-term momentum of the market is up and giving us a buy signal.

more from Paul Goodwin »

While there are several important data points to be released such as GDP on Tuesday, I expect this week to be very slow and market volatility to once again be limited.

more from Jacob Mintz »

In last week's ETF letter, I said it felt like the market elevator was going up and up without end. Now it feels like the elevator is finally resting at the 18th floor. (That is, with the S&P hovering around 1,800.)

more from Robin Carpenter »

I think the multi-month correction has been completed, the weak hands are now out of the market, and the bulls will now push the best stocks higher.

more from Timothy Lutts »