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Posted by Mark Pokorny February 10, 2018

4 Mortgage Myths to Forget Now

4 Mortgage Myths to Forget Now

When you are getting ready to buy a home, you need to start looking at mortgages. Almost everyone needs a mortgage, and unless you have a lot of experience, it can be difficult to understand everything about your mortgage. There are a lot of myths out there, so here are a few you should ignore. Continue reading →

Posted by Martin February 09, 2018

When Stocks Go Down, It’s Good News!

     

Posted by Martin February 09, 2018

Markets recovered almost all day losses in one swift swing

As soon as S&P 500 touched 200 DMA investors jumped in in a fast and swift buying and propelled the market up pairing almost all intraday losses.     The 200 day MA seems to be holding as a support for now as we bounced. If the support holds we may see more buying coming Continue reading →

Posted by Martin February 09, 2018

Stocks plunge another 37 points, now -11.13% correction from ATH

The market opened relatively strong luring investors getting in just to toast them later afternoon. But volatility and weakness returned and the market lost another 37 points adding to yesterday’s 100 point losses. S&P 500 is now down to 2,546 losing 37 points (-1.43%), DOW is down 23,512.49 losing another 347.97 points (-1.46%), and Nasdaq Continue reading →

Posted by Martin February 08, 2018

Why the freakout? History shows rising rates have been good for stocks

Using Kensho, a hedge fund analytics tool, CNBC looked at what happens during major periods of rising interest rates. The findings show the market rose big during five of six instances and only fell slightly during the one lagging period.   Getty Images   The stock market is plunging on rising interest rates worries, but Continue reading →

Posted by Martin February 08, 2018

-10.13% from ATH

The market just entered a healthy correction when it felt for second time more than 100 points in a day (-3.75%). Unless you got caught in a wrong trade this sell off is a great opportunity to buy more shares of cheap stocks. Unfortunately, people blow up their accounts or are fully invested and they Continue reading →

Weekly Results – Feb 03, 2018

  With one of the largest selloff in recent few years our Net liquidation values (Net-Liq) got obviously a hit. Great gains (on paper) turned down in a day. But it happened only due to a spike in volatility. As of now many of our trades are still in good shape thanks to trading our Continue reading →

Posted by Mark Pokorny February 02, 2018

Five “Bad” Home Investments That Are Actually Good

Five "Bad" Home Investments That Are Actually Good

As a homeowner, have you ever made an investment or upgrade to your property that others seem to question? Your home is your castle to do with what you want, but in making the right upgrades and investment choices for your home, you won’t just enjoy short-term benefits. You’ll be adding to the resale value Continue reading →