Tag: fear

  • This is Why Investors are Panicking Again

    This is Why Investors are Panicking Again

    Don’t even bother with the markets today. It’s an absolute disaster out there. Investors are panicking. Stocks are plummeting.  All thanks to inflation and the fact the Federal Reserve may have to get far more aggressive with interest rate hikes, near-term. The consumer price index unexpectedly shot higher in August, even though gas prices cooled…

  • Three Solid Ways to Trade Excessive Fear

    Three Solid Ways to Trade Excessive Fear

    In a market this crazed, it just makes sense to protect for downside. It’s why we again highlighted ways to trade volatility. In fact, as we noted, “Fear is running wild on the Street again.  But don’t panic.  Use it to your advantage. At the moment, the major indices are taking a hit on inflation, recession,…

  • The Top 3 Ways to Trade Market Chaos

    The Top 3 Ways to Trade Market Chaos

    At the start of the year, we highlighted some of top ways to prep for volatility. In fact, we said, “Fear is running wild on the Street.  But don’t panic.  Use it to your advantage. At the moment, the major indices are taking a hit on earnings, inflation, and the likelihood of near-term interest rate hikes.…

  • Trading 101: How to Use Fear as Opportunity

    Trading 101: How to Use Fear as Opportunity

    Fear can lead to massive opportunity. In fact, it’s how some of the most well-known investors made their fortunes. Buffett still advises to “be fearful when others are greedy and greedy when others are fearful.” Sir John Templeton bought excessive pessimism. Baron Rothschild once told investors, “The time to buy is when there’s blood in…

  • Why the Dow Just Slipped 350 Points

    Why the Dow Just Slipped 350 Points

    After hitting all-time highs on excessive optimism, markets are pulling back. At the moment, the Dow is down about 300 points, as the NASDAQ slips $115 points. All after retail sales came in at a worse than expected decline of 1.1% in July — far worse than expectations for a drop of 0.3%.  All thanks…

  • Why Cruise Stocks Could Sink Even More

    Why Cruise Stocks Could Sink Even More

    Cruise stocks are getting sunk. All thanks to the spread of the coronavirus all around the world. In the U.S. for example, according to CNBC, “Cases have rebounded in the U.S. this month with the delta variant spreading among the unvaccinated. The U.S. is averaging nearly 30,000 new cases a day in the last 7-days…