How to Get into Investing: ETFs can be a good starting point

How to Get into Investing: ETFs can be a good starting point

How to Get into Investing: ETFs can be a good starting point, especially for a smaller portfolio that’s just starting up. But watch out—there are both good and bad ETFs
We still feel that investors will profit the most with a well-balanced portfolio of high-quality individual… Read More

Safer Stock Investments to Cut Portfolio Risk During Inflation

Safer Stock Investments to Cut Portfolio Risk During Inflation

If you want to hold safer stock investments for your portfolio, then diversifying and using our three-part approach will help. That could also help to reduce the impact of inflation.
In economic terms, inflation is the steady increase in prices for goods and services that accompanies… Read More

Here are some ins and outs of Natural Gas Investing

Here are some ins and outs of Natural Gas Investing

Natural gas investing is unpredictable, but selecting stocks with strong management, a healthy balance sheet, plus rising gas production and reserves will help you lower that risk
Natural gas demand remains high. Pipeline exports to Mexico from the U.S. remain strong, as do exports of liquefied… Read More

Reasons to put defensive stocks in your portfolio

Reasons to put defensive stocks in your portfolio

Defensive stocks can protect your portfolio against economic or stock market downturns
Most defensive stocks are in the Consumer sector. They benefit from continuous, habitual use and have a steady core of sales, regardless of the economy and business cycles. These companies typically make products like… Read More

The Best ETF Selection Strategies For Long-Term Portfolio Gains

The Best ETF Selection Strategies For Long-Term Portfolio Gains

The best ETF selection strategies will focus on well-diversified funds holding top-quality stocks
In general, we like ETFs better than mutual funds. Their MERs (Management Expense Ratios) are typically much lower than those of mutual funds. That’s because most ETFs take a simpler approach to investing… Read More

Energy stock investments: 5 tips for making the best picks

Energy stock investments: 5 tips for making the best picks

If you want to make the best energy stock investments, you should to read this advice
Most investors who are looking at energy stock investments would likely think of oil and gas first. But energy stocks also cover green energy stocks, including power from renewable resources… Read More