Market Overview

Matthew McCall

Benzinga Staff Writer

About

Founder and president of Penn Financial Group, an investment advisory firm since 2004. Editor of MarkETForce newsletter. Author of “The Swing Trader’s Bible: Strategies to Profit from Market Volatility” and “The Next Great Bull Market: How to Pick Winning Stocks and Sectors in the New Global Economy”. Regular guest on Fox News Channel and has over 1500 television appearances over the last 6 years. Traveled around the globe speaking at various investment conferences and for trade groups. Working on 2 new books, one that focuses on the basics of ETFs and another on the great recession. Avid traveler that has backpacked all of Europe and onto Latin America and Asia this year.
September 17, 2014 2:53 PM
A number of consumer staple ETFs have been on the move lately as investors shift to a defensive stance and look for lower volatility and higher yiel ...
September 17, 2014 10:53 AM
Neither tree-hugging, anti-oil hippies nor gas-guzzling SUV drivers can deny the upside potential for alternative energy companies. Everything fro ...
September 17, 2014 10:05 AM
Even though the stock market is in the fifth-year of a bull market and the S&P 500 is 200 percent from its low, there has been and will be more ...
September 16, 2014 11:25 AM
Steel prices -- and thus steel companies and ETFs -- are driven in part by the price of iron. Analysts are expecting the price to fall in the near t ...
September 16, 2014 10:55 AM
The gold bugs received some dire news this week as the two largest consumers of the precious metal announced a significant decline in second quarter ...
September 12, 2014 10:40 AM
The Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) event on Tuesday was about as epic as everyone had anticipated, once again shocking consumers and investors. The compa ...
September 12, 2014 9:45 AM
Two new income-oriented ETFs launched in August, offering investors yet another avenue to generate dividends in a low yield environment. The two ETF ...
September 11, 2014 4:10 PM
The anticipated speech by President Barack Obama regarding U.S. action toward ISIL was met with a mixed emotions. The 15-minute speech outlined th ...
September 11, 2014 9:26 AM
The S&P 500 is trading near an all-time high and the Nasdaq recently touched the highest level in 14 years. Stocks in all sectors are breaking o ...
September 10, 2014 5:04 PM
President Barack Obama is set to address the nation Wednesday night to further detail his plan to combat the terrorist activity in the Middle East. ...
September 10, 2014 12:44 PM
A new entrant into the fast-growing world of exchange-traded funds has entered with some steam. WBI Investments, an investment advisor, currently ...
September 09, 2014 3:02 PM
Singapore ETFs are receiving increased inflows after nearly a year of disinterest by money managers and investors. Fueled mostly by increased poli ...
September 08, 2014 2:58 PM
As the vote on September 18 to determine Scottish independence approaches, the latest poll shows that voters are in favor of leaving Great Britain. ...
September 08, 2014 2:28 PM
An article over the weekend by Barron’s highlighted the phenomenon of companies spending money on stock buybacks. This has been a hot topic ...

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