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The Weekly ETF Report Has a New Name

An uncommon take on money, ideas and society. That’s the subhead of the new name of this publication, “The Deep Woods.” Interestingly, that subhead came about serendipitously via a close friend and long-time reader. This gentleman recently [...]
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Gathering Quality Dividend Payers with Low Volatility in One Fund

This week’s featured fund, O’Shares FTSE U.S. Quality Dividend ETF (OUSA), is designed to track the performance of an index that seeks to track publicly listed large-capitalization, dividend-paying issuers in the United States. Interestingly, [...]
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Market Looking Past Tariff Tussle

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U.S. stocks got off to a positive start Friday amid signs that President Trump may ease back on plans for tariffs on European cars. It’s possible the United States could abandon its threatened tariffs altogether in exchange for certain concessions. [...]
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Sharing a Tale of Two Stocks — and Two Investment Conferences

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“Bears make headlines, bulls make money.” — “Maxims of Wall Street” Last week, Zacks highlighted its Bull of the Day and Bear of the Day. The Bull of the Day is a technology stock with a bright future: Graphics chipmaker NVIDIA Corporation [...]
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Happy Fourth of July, You Wonderful Country!

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It has become fashionable to equate the French and American Revolutions, but they share absolutely nothing beyond the word “revolution.” The American Revolution was a movement based on ideas, painstakingly argued by serious men in the process [...]
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America IS Enlightenment Now

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Today is America’s birthday. It was 242 years ago that the world witnessed the official creation of a country based on Enlightenment values. I say that, because America is the byproduct of the supreme value of the Enlightenment — reason. The [...]
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Northrop Grumman Offers Post-Pullback Opportunity

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Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE: NOC) is an intriguing potential buying opportunity for investors who are seeking to acquire shares of an international aerospace and defense company that has risen 37.8 percent since President Trump’s election [...]
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Looming Trade War Poses Real Challenges if Tariffs Kick in

3 weeks ago | 0 comment
Markets continue to hunker down amid little news of any breakthrough in the tit-for-tat tariff battle that threatens to become an all-out trade war amid President Trump’s threats to impose tariffs on up to $ 450 billion in Chinese imports. China’s [...]
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Do You Own These Great ‘Stocks for the Long Run’?

3 weeks ago | 0 comment
Let’s suppose that a generation ago, in the 1970s and 1980s, you asked a Swiss banker the following question: “What single stock certificate should I place in a safety deposit box in a Swiss bank so that when my heirs open the box, they [...]
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Whiskey, Tailpipes and Tribalism: Singing the ‘Trade War Blues’

3 weeks ago | 0 comment
Since early March, equity markets have been singing a faint, yet increasingly loud, song that is giving the bulls reason to pause. That song should probably be titled “Trade War Blues,” and the latest verse includes whiskey, tailpipes and [...]