The market was on quite a run for the first quarter of 2012. Sabrient's list of top stocks for 2012, the Baker's Dozen, was up over +20% at one point this year. Following the recent market correction, this portfolio of 13 stocks is now up +7.74%. While significantly lower, its still not a bad number, especially when compared to its benchmark, the S&P 500, up nearly 3% this year. However, it really starts looking good when it's stacked up against top stock lists created by leading financial institutions. Read more about The 2012 Baker's Dozen Shows Resilience, Beats Top Financial Firms

ETF Periscope: Wall Street Not Ready to Kick the Volatility Habit Any Time Soon

“When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity.”  --  John F. Kennedy

Is a September swoon in the cards? It all depends on how Wall Street plays its next hand, which just may have one too many jokers in it. Read more about ETF Periscope: Wall Street Not Ready to Kick the Volatility Habit Any Time Soon

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Phil explains how the oil markets are a colossal scam, once again enriching the big bankers at the expense of everyone else.  And of course, our propaganda machine mainstream media is making matters worse rather than engaging in objective reporting. - Ilene Read more about Fake-Out Thursday – Oil Scam Continues Unabated

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21
Jun
2010

Weekend Thoughts

Weekend Thoughts

By Phil Davis of Phil's Stock World

We don’t care IF the game is rigged, as long as we know HOW it is rigged so we can place our bets accordingly. - Phil