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Jun
30
Ida Hansen
Food Stocks continue to Nurture Portfolios
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Food stocks such as Kraft (NASDAQ: KRFT), Hershey (NYSE: HSY), and The Original SoupMan (OTC: SOUP) continue to provide investors with a solid foundation in the bull market. With tension around the world, food stocks are proving to be defensive holdings.  While that has traditionally been for gold (NYSE: SPY) and now oil (NYSE: USO), […]

May
22
Tim Lambert
China-Russia Deal has Natural Resources Sector Rising
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It is not just energy stocks that are doing well from the Russia-China gas deal, but the entire natural resources sector ranging from blue chips like Rio Tinto (NYSE: RIO) to promising small caps like Premium Exploration (OTC: PMMEF). A previous article on this site, “Putin’s Deal Show Value of Energy Stocks,”  reported on how […]

May
16
Ida Hansen
3 Reasons ETFs are Better than Stocks
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As many previous articles on this site have detailed, there is nothing better for long term investors than blue chip stocks that pay dividends such as Coca-Cola (NYSE: KO), ExxonMobil (NYSE: XOM), and Wal-Mart (NYSE: WMT).  That is why legendary investor Warren Buffett is a major shareholder of all three.  But there are also uses […]

Apr
14
Tim Lambert
Natural Resource Sector is Holding Up Well
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  While the Dow Jones Industrial Average (NYSE: DIA) and the Standard and Poor’s 500 Index (NYSE: SPY) are declining, securities in the natural resources are holding up well.  United States Natural Gas (NYSE: UNG), the exchange traded fund for the natural gas sector, is up for the last week, month, quarter, six months, and […]

Apr
11
John Murphy
Global Turmoil Continues to Favor Natural Resource Stocks
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SPDR Gold Shares (NYSE: GLD), the exchange traded fund for gold, is up nearly 2.50 percent for the last week of market action.  United States Oil (NYSE: USO), the exchange traded fund for oil, is up nearly 3 percent for the last week of trading (chart below).  Chaos around the world has investors heading for […]

Apr
1
John Murphy
Strong First Quarter for Natural Resources Sector is Bullish
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  For investors thinking long term, the first quarter of 2014 was very bullish for the natural resources sector. It looks to be that way for the future, too.  SPDR S&P Global Natural Resources (NYSE: GNR), an exchange traded fund for the sector, is up for the last week, month, quarter, six months, year of […]

Mar
14
John Murphy
Short Term Dip in Oil, but Long Term Bull
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United States Oil (NYSE: USO), the exchange traded fund for the industry is down for the last week of market action.  So is United States Natural Gas (NYSE: UNG), the exchange traded fund for natural gas.  That was almost sure to happen as short term factors such as cold weather in the United States and […]

Mar
11
Tim Lambert
Is the Gold Rally for Real?
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There is an undeniable correlation between the soaring level of the US national debt and the rising price of gold.  With the debt ceiling being raised again in the United States, the exchange traded fund for gold, SPDR Gold Shares (NYSE: GLD), is up in double digits for 2014.  John Ryan, Chief Executive Officer of […]

Nov
27
Tim Lambert
Down Two Years, Gold Will Rebound
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As investing is the act of buying the future income stream of an asset, buyers should look upon gold being down for two years in a row as an opportunity. For 2013, SPDR Gold Shares (NYSE: GLD), the main exchange traded fund for The Yellow Metal, is down more than 25% for 2013 (chart at […]