Cabot Income Advisor 921

The market had the worst day in months Monday on news that Chinese real estate giant Evergrande may default on $300 billion in debt. There is fear that such an event could cause contagion and ripple through the financial markets.
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Can LEAPS Investing Be a Substitute for Buying Stock?

Can LEAPS Investing Be a Substitute for Buying Stock?

LEAPS investing can be an effective portfolio strategy for investing in high-growth stocks while reducing your overall portfolio exposure by trading one type of risk for another. We’ve written before on the idea of using a LEAPS investing strategy for longer-term speculative investments but question...
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Cabot Dividend Investor Weekly Update

So far, the post-Labor Day market has been just a little bit crummy. Stocks have drifted slightly lower over the past week. While that’s nothing alarming, it is a reversal of the summer market where stocks were drifting slightly higher. It could be the...
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Cabot Income Advisor Weekly Update

Here we are in September. So far, it’s not bad. But it’s not good either. For the first week after Labor Day, the market has drifted lower. It’s no big deal. But stocks have been losing a battle they were winning in the The...
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Investing in Sector ETFs

Investing in Sector ETFs

With market gains being driven by sector rotation and cyclical names, now’s the perfect time to begin exploring sector ETFs. Investors looking for more than just broad exposure to U.S. equities through traditional mutual funds and ETFs frequently target funds that invest in specific of...
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Cabot Growth Investor 1480

The Roller Coaster Ride Continues Back in my younger days I was a big fan of roller coasters—not that it was a regular thing, but whether on vacation to Disney or Universal Studios or just a day trip to a local theme park, I’d hit...
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Should You Buy a 3x ETF?

Should You Buy a 3x ETF?

A 3x ETF magnifies returns, both good and bad, but should you make room for them in your investment portfolio? 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 would...
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