US REITs Suffer Biggest Weekly Loss So Far In 2019

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) in the US tumbled last week, posting the biggest setback for the major asset classes during the shortened trading week that ended on April...

[Exclusive] Gasoline Tops $4.00 A Gallon

Gasoline stations in California have been seen selling gas for as high as $4.00 per gallon, which has been the highest price for west coast consumers this year. The...

US REITs Led Markets Higher Last Week

Real estate investment trusts (REITs) in the US topped a generally rising tide in last week’s market action for the major asset classes, based on a set of exchange-traded...

How To Find the Best Sector Mutual Funds 1Q19

Finding the best mutual funds is an increasingly difficult task in a world with so many to choose from. How can you pick with so many choices available. Don’t Trust...

[Exclusive] Small Caps And REITs Sweet Spot For Dividend Investors In 2018

Bigger has not been better for investors so far in 2018, as small capitalization stocks have trounced their larger cap brethren in terms of performance, a gap that’s widened...

US REITs Surged Last Week While Foreign Real Estate Tumbled

Securitized real estate shares dominated last week’s performance rankings at the extremes for the major asset classes, based on a set of exchange-traded products. US real estate investment trusts...

Home Construction suggesting stock market peak is near?

Interest rates are steadily creeping higher. And housing, as measured by the several housing related ETFs and Indexes is facing a slowdown. And not very many people are talking about...

Macro Briefing: 31 July 2018

US spy satellites find new N. Korean missile activity: Reuters Will Trump follow through on his gov’t shutdown threat? Probably not: Bloomberg Trump administration considers bypassing Congress for new tax cut:...

Is Housing The Spoiler For The US Economy In 2019?

Yesterday’s scheduled release of US gross domestic product (GDP) for the fourth quarter is still a mystery, courtesy of lingering effects of the partial government shutdown that ended last...

Major Asset Classes Posted Mixed Results Last Week

The headlines focused on the sharp losses in US and European stocks last week, but performances across the major asset classes delivered a mixed picture, based on a set...

Want to Profit From The Housing Shortage? There’s a New ETF...

- Is a broader 'proxy' for investing in the housing market - or a narrower one - better? - The rent is too damn high and there aren't any houses...

Housing Market Crash 2.0: The Jury Is In For 2018-2019

As happened with the first housing market crash that began in 2007 but didn’t become widely recognized until mid-2008, the present housing crisis began exploding one story at a...