Why Investors Shouldn’t Worry About a Government Shutdown

On today’s “Insight & Action,” Adam Johnson shows you why you why investors shouldn’t worry about a government shutdown as he looks at past shutdowns and shows how the stock market has gone up during that time on Bloomberg Television’s “Street Smart.” (Source: Bloomberg)

An Important Concept in Options Trading

An Important Concept in Options Trading: Why intrinsic value and time value are important and what you need to know before placing your next options trade.

S&P Path of Least Resistance = Lower

Why Zacks Investment’s Kevin Cook says his probability of testing the June lows at 1560 has increased to 35%.

Time is Running Out: The Charts You Need to See

The charts you need to see on gold, the stock market, and the 10-year yield, and how to use them to your advantage. Also a brief look at two Equedia Selects.

Gold Mining ETF Investing Explained

Gold stocks are up over double digits over the last week. So what are some ways to play this boom? A look at the difference between the many gold mining ETFs and the popular names to play gold mining ETFs.

The Best Correction Indicator

What if you had just one technical signal to warn you before the market tops? Watch the video as Kevin Cook goes over what he believes to be the best correction indicator.

This Could Kill the Stock Market: The 10 Year Treasury

A look at the 10 year treasury yield and why its the most important indicator for stock market performance, and the amount of leverage used by hedge funds.

Who’s Afraid of New Highs? Trade of the Week

Who’s Afraid of New Highs? Kevin Cook certainly isn’t. Watch the video as he gives you his trade of the week and some great charts that stood out this week.

4 Charts of the Bull That Won’t Quit

Kevin Cook goes over four charts in three minutes with a look at percentage of S&P 500 stocks above their 50-day moving average, the Russell 2000 index, and other technical indicators to predict the market’s next move.

Are Hedge Funds the Ultimate Rip-Off?

Jason Trennert, Managing Partner and Chief Investment Strategist at Strategas Research Partners, Neil Barofsky, Adjunct Professor at New York University School of Law, discuss the benefit of hedge funds to investors.

Zacks’ Kevin Cook: Gaps, Dojis, & Low Volume, SPY Rally Looks Fragile

Watch the video as Zacks’ Kevin Cook shows you four charts in four minutes and gives you a look at the broader market from a technical perspective, including the price action of the market. More choppiness ahead, but current strength bodes well for 2nd half new highs.

Dark Pools Explained

NYSE Floor Trader Explains How Stocks Are Traded In Dark Pools: Dark pools explained