Dividend Champions For September 2020

About the Dividend Champions List The Dividend Champions list is a monthly publication tracking companies with a history of consistently increasing their dividends. Wider in scope than the well-known S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats and Nasdaq Dividend Achievers, the Dividend Champions covers all companies listed on exchanges in the United States. In order to be included […]

The Case Against Small Caps

Small vs. Large Stocks In the David vs. Goliath scenario, a smaller, weaker character faces down and defeats a larger and stronger opponent. Such triumphant underdog storylines abound in the realm of business: Think Netflix vs. Blockbuster, Alibaba vs. eBay in China, or Amazon vs. Barnes & Noble. For small companies, survival is much more […]

GDPR For Entrepreneurs: What You Need to Know with Bobby Klinck

If you have an online business or an email list that you communicate with, you’ve probably heard the rumblings around the internet about the EU’s new General Data Protection Regulation (let’s just call it GDPR, shall we?). This new regulation goes into effect May 25, 2018 and in an effort to understand what it is, […]

Housing Recovery Is Sustainable And We Can See A Meaningful Upside Ahead (BATS:ITB)

The U.S. housing sector has seen a dramatic recovery from its COVID-19 lows made in March-April time frame. The primary ETF which I (and most of the other investors) use to track this sector is iShares U.S. Home Construction (ITB). Homebuilders like D.R. Horton (DHI), Lennar (LEN), NVR (NVR), Pulte Homes (PHM) and Toll Brothers […]

Coronavirus stimulus checks sent to deceased: 70% recovery

The IRS started sending out the first stimulus checks in April. It was a massive task, and the agency lived up to the expectations. However, it did make a few mistakes, including sending checks to deceased persons. After the IRS realized the mistake, it worked to recover those checks. Now, the agency says it has […]

TikTok Sell-Off Delayed Due to Newly Imposed Restrictions on the Sell-Off of Chinese Tech Advancements

So what’s the latest on the TikTok takeover stakes? With the US Government’s September 15th deadline drawing ever-near, reports earlier in the week suggested that TikTok owner ByteDance had decided on a winning bid, and that an announcement was imminent. But complications arising from the Chinese Government’s newly imposed rules on the export of technological advancements, including […]

Weekly resistance line guard recovery moves toward 78.00

AUD/JPY fades recovery moves from 100-hour EMA below 78.00. A falling trend line from Monday’s high question the buyers amid bullish MACD. Sellers will stay away from beyond 50% Fibonacci retracement. AUD/JPY eases to 77.88 during the initial Asian session on Thursday. In doing so, the aussie cross can’t keep the bounce off 100-hour EMA. […]