Top 3 Platinum ETFs for 2018

Platinum is the third most heavily-traded commodity in the world, after gold and silver. Platinum is difficult to buy and keep physically. However, investors can buy exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that specialize in the commodity. In addition to being a rare precious...

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Netflix Trading Higher After Lowering Guidance

Netflix, Inc. (NFLX) stock is trading more than 3% higher in Wednesday's pre-market session after the company beat first quarter earnings per share (EPS) expectations by $0.06 and met revenue estimates at $4.52 billion. Revenue rose a healthy 22% year over year,...

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Top 5 Semiconductor ETFs

Semiconductors continue to be indispensable in mobile phones, games, cars, military weapons, and even home appliances. Also, cloud computing is increasing the number of devices needed to access the cloud.  The semiconductor industry is also experiencing growth due to...

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Goldman Sachs' Stock Picks for a Slowing Economy

Analysts at Goldman Sachs now have a slim 3% upside left to their S&P 500 target of 3,000 as of Tuesday close. In the investment bank’s U.S. Weekly Kickstart report dated April 12, Goldman recommends owning shares of 50 stocks with low operating leverage for the...

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Gold Retreats and Stocks Diverge

Major Moves If you are only watching the headline number for the S&P 500 as it continues to climb to new calendar-year highs, you are missing most of the story. Sure, the index as a whole is doing well, but what about its component parts? How are the individual...

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Is Cryptocurrency Dead for Good?

Since it was created, nearly a decade ago, bitcoin—and the cryptocurrency market it spawned—have faced a constant stream of doomsayers declaring the coin dead or headed for obsolescence. Even so, ten years later, a single bitcoin is worth four figures, and it appears...

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