Should You Buy a 3x ETF?

Should You Buy a 3x ETF?

At the time of writing the S&P 500 index is up 21.6% so far this year. The SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY) is, as you would expect, up 21.87%, about the same as the benchmark returns (which can be attributed to intraday pricing). the...
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Chinese Stocks on the Rebound

Right now, I think there are some very convincing signs that Chinese stocks, which have been about as popular as used gym socks for a number of years, are about to turn around in a massive way. One Chinese social media giant in seems...
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An Unexpected Emerging Market Takes Off

When I started writing about emerging markets, if I mentioned emerging markets to most investors, I get a polite, blank stare. And even among those who knew a little bit about emerging markets, suggesting that they actually buy a Chinese (or Indian or stock...
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Investing for Late Starters

When saving for retirement, most investment gurus tell you to start young, live a disciplined life, diversify and take the long view. But some of us are too old to start young. If you fit into that category, the best way for you approach...
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