You Call That a Bottom?

I’m tempted by the idea of finding a stock at the bottom of a correction. I’ve given up on the idea of recognizing a bottom in the market. Market bottoms are idiosyncratic, sometimes bumping along for weeks or months, sometimes forming sharp and...
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Gold Resource Corp. (GORO)

Conflicts in Yemen are boosting the shares of this gold and silver producer. The shares have a current dividend yield of 4.1%, paid monthly. Gold Resource Corp. (GORO) from Top Stocks under $10 Gold Resource Corp. (GORO) has a high dividend and solid fundamentals. The shares edged...
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Central Fund of Canada (CEF)

Today’s recommendation is a closed-ended commodity mutual fund that invests in silver and gold. Central Fund of Canada (CEF) from The Aden Forecast Gold and silver shares are forming the “right shoulder” of a bottom area and they’re holding well above the December lows. This is action...
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VelocityShares 3x Long Gold ETN (UGLD)

Today’s stock pick is a gold exchange traded note with upside leverage. Please note this is an aggressive recommendation. VelocityShares 3x Long Gold ETN (UGLD) from Active Trading Partners We have been writing about the bottoming process of the Gold Bear Cycle since December 4th 2013, our...
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Gold and Silver ETFs: SIL, SLV, GDX and GLD

Today Stock Trader’s Almanac Editor Jeffrey Hirsch recommends four seasonal ETF trades. “Two sectors enter favorable seasonalities in the month of July, Gold & Silver and Utilities. ... Gold & Silver offer numerous possibilities to trade. Because gold, silver and the companies that mine explore...
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Avago Technologies Ltd. (AVGO), Hecla Mining Company (HL)

In today’s Daily Alert we’re passing on some sell recommendations from Top Stock Insights Editor Ian Wyatt, who is doing some house-cleaning to take advantage of the market’s highs. First, here’s his update on AVGO, which was recommended at $31.05 in Investment Digest issue 719, dated 16,...
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Sell Alert: Barrick Gold Corp. (ABX)

ABX was recommended by Cabot Benjamin Graham Value Letter at $32.48 in Dividend Digest issue 245, dated February 13, 2013. “Gold and silver prices have collapsed during the past several days and continue to fall today. This is bad news for gold mining companies, their...
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Trends Tend to Last Longer Than Expected

I recently had the opportunity to talk stocks with one of our value-investing-focused contributors, who said that the biggest challenge he’s facing right now is finding investments that are still undervalued. That’s a slightly alarming comment, as it suggests that stock prices have bid...
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Global X Silver Miners ETF (SIL)

Though the Fed's various monetary stimuli haven't triggered significant inflation thus far, the possibility still concerns many investors. So it was no surprise that the confirmation of QE3 had many advisors shoring up their gold and silver positions. Today's recommendation is one of a..
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Gold Resource Corp. (GORO)

In Friday's new issue of Top Stock Insights, Ian Wyatt recommended two strategies for the current fearful market environment: dividend-paying stocks and gold stocks. In addition to matching both of those descriptions, the stock Wyatt recommends below also has a very unique dividend option. his...
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A Very Unusual Market

As you know, precious and even semi-precious metals have been enjoying several years of positive attention from investors. Between rising industrial demand in developing countries and fears about the stability of national currencies, it's been a pretty good decade for gold, silver, platinum, and...
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The Advantages of Dividend-Paying Stocks

“Some have warned that income-producing stocks have become a ‘crowded trade.’ We would argue that the nearly 14% plunge during the third quarter in the broad-based S&P 500 index, where 389 members pay a dividend, suggests otherwise. To be sure, ‘defensive’ areas of S&P,...
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Top 10 Investing Trends of 2011

Last week, I looked back at the top 10 investing trends of 2010. In that issue, I promised a look forward to the trends that will likely dominate 2011. Of course, no one can say for sure what will happen in the future anyone...
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