ETF Talk

Tesla Motors Inc’s (TSLA) Secret: Elon Musk Teases New Product

Jay Taylor: A single tweet is sending shares of Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) higher today. Naturally, the tweet came from Tesla’s high-profile CEO, billionaire Elon Musk. What is Tesla’s secret? Musk took to Twitter (NASDAQ: TWTR) with three tweets earlier today. Fresh off of his recent trip...

Will Gold Win Out Against The U.S. Dollar?

Louis James:  It is an essential impossibility to solve problems created by excess debt and artificial liquidity with more of the same. That’s our credo here at Casey Research, and the reason why we believe the gold price will turn around and not only go higher, but much, much higher. While...

Consumer Confidence Rose In March

Doug Short: The Latest Conference Board Consumer Confidence Index was released this morning based on data collected through March 19. The headline number of 101.3 was a rise from the revised February final reading of 98.8, an upward revision from 96.4. Today’s number was above the Investing...

Welcome Back, Volatility

Our experts explain why volatility is making a comeback and how to get your portfolio ready for more ups and downs. As my team and I conduct our 2015 macroeconomic outlook meetings, we have made a conscientious effort to drive this message home: volatility is likely to resurface as the Federal...

The Best Investments Among MSCI Emerging Markets Index Countries

The MSCI Emerging Markets Index countries are off to a hot start this year. But for investors looking to get a piece of the MSCI Emerging Markets Index, the better option is not the obvious one. The MSCI Emerging Markets Index is a market benchmark, not an investment vehicle. To play...

What Is Market Breadth Telling Us About Bear Market Risk?

Chris Ciovacco: Why Is Market Breadth Relevant? According to Investopedia, market breadth is: A mathematical formula that uses advancing and declining issues to calculate the amount of participation in the movement of the stock market. By evaluating how many stocks are increasing or decreasing...