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Bullish Is the Way to Be Until the S&P 500 Hits 11,000

Everyone has a bullish or bearish disposition. I won’t call it a bias, because lots of traders like to claim they have no bias. Disposition goes beyond bias. I think our disposition is formed by our life experiences and the resulting attitudes toward risk. It is how we frame our character and our decision making….

The 3 Key Principles That 90% of New Traders Ignore

One of the ugly truths about the stock market is this — not everyone makes money. There’s a buyer and seller in each exchange. When someone wins, another person loses either money or an opportunity. Investing is not for the faint of heart. It’s a cutthroat business. Getting an edge is the hard part. Each person…

1 Major Factor Holding Back the Economic Recovery

1 Major Factor Holding Back the Economic Recovery

Holidays are a time to celebrate or commemorate an important event. But for consumers, it’s also a time to break out the wallet. Retailers count on holidays to generate big sales figures. Black Friday following Thanksgiving has become an annual tradition. But for car dealerships, Labor Day may be the most important day of the…

Why Invest in This Revolutionary Industry?

Precision medicine is THE revolutionary mega trend that’s changing the world. This is a HUGE, phenomenal investment opportunity which is why we’ve added exposure to all of our portfolios. When I lived in New York City, I would get sick all the time. Sometimes for months on end! But there’s one thing I wish I…

How Warren Buffett Made Billions in the Options Market

Options traders and investors don’t usually fall into the same category. Most think of options traders, like you and me, as risk-takers looking for big payouts in short time. On the other hand, an investor is patient and willing to wait years to build their profits. Warren Buffett is a legend of the latter camp…

How to Buy Into the New Energy Momentum NOW

How to Buy Into the New Energy Momentum NOW

Momentum is building behind alternative energies: Solar. Electric Vehicles (EVs). Battery storage. All these innovations and more tell the world that we’re moving toward an America 2.0 new energy future. I’ve been using EVs since 2017 and just got a Tesla Powerwall installed to use alternative energy in my home. More and more people are…

Tesla = Our Latest Strong Hands Winner! What’s Next?

Tesla = Our Latest Strong Hands Winner! What’s Next?

Three incredible (mind-blowing — for some, not us) innovations… One common denominator. Take a look: It’s Tesla! Tesla’s Powerwall at work in Paul’s house by keeping his lights on when the power went out. Electric vehicles (EVs) dominating market share and continuing to outgrow gas-guzzlers. The Tesla Bot — a humanoid robot that Elon Musk…

America 2.0 Check Your Portfolio Before the Next Rally

America 2.0 Check Your Portfolio Before the Next Rally

Turns out, you’re one of the few investors out there with a laser-focused view on the future. At least we feel that way! If you look at the IanCast archives, you’ll see: “Bitcoin $50K” … “Signals for Growth Mode” … “America 2.0 Stock Market Comeback.” Sounds pretty #BOP (bullish, optimistic, positive), right? But, it turns…

3D Printing + Precision Medicine = Big Profits For You!

3D Printing + Precision Medicine = Big Profits For You!

Huge news on the 3D printing front this week: For the first time, cancer researchers have been able to use the technology to create a brain tumor in the lab. I know what you’re thinking. Why do we want to create a brain tumor?! Because it will allow us to safely research it. And that…

This Options Strategy Lets You Be The Casino, and Generate Instant Cash

This Options Strategy Lets You Be The Casino, and Generate Instant Cash

Let’s face it… To most everyday traders, the options market is nothing more than a casino. They gamble a little bit of money at a time, buying cheap out-of-the-money options and hoping to hit it big. Most times, though, the market wins. The options expire worthless, and the trade goes to zero. That’s the risk…