Knowledge is Power: Top 10 Global Dividend Payers, German Economy, Singapore Stocks Edition

The S&P 500 is up by about 13% YTD. Greece has become one of the best performing markets this year with Athens Stock Exchange General Index soaring nearly 36%. Over 32 people are dead in mass shootings in 2 days this month. Instead of focusing on important things, we have already moved on to buying Greenland. …

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Knowledge is Power: Safe Havens, Universal Laws, Diversification Benefits Edition

The S&P 500 is up by over 16% YTD. Among the sectors, biotech is lagging the market with a return of about 9% while the Philadelphia semiconductor index has shot up nearly 27%. Markets have turned volatile in recent weeks with wild swings between one day and another. Stocks that reached a 52-week include: McDonald’s …

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Knowledge is Power: Greedy Ghost, American Middle Class, Innovative Companies Edition

The S&P 500 is up by 17% YTD on price only basis. US equities have performed well so far this year however many headwinds are still lingering for the reminder of the year including the ongoing trade fight with China. It remains to be seen if the gains will hold through the end of the …

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Knowledge is Power: Big Tech, Gig Economy, Value Stocks Edition

Investors had a knee-jerk reaction to the new US trade war with Mexico. Trying to tie trade with immigration is not a great strategy. Most likely this will be blocked by the Congress. Questions are already started to appear in the media if this President will also turn into a one-time President. Since the start …

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