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The Best Stocks to Buy Now for a Volatile 2016

Our Money Morning experts added to our list of the best stocks to buy now in this volatile market.

Our top experts have been closely watching these winners for some time, and many of these stocks are long-term buys.

See what stock picks we're excited about...

Market Crash

More Market Mayhem Is Coming This Week – and Beyond

If you own gold, or are thinking of buying some, here's something you need to consider…

It's not all the same.

Just because battered U.S. stocks got an extra day of rest over the three-day weekend doesn't mean they're going to be ready to suddenly get up and fight their way higher.

Sure, they could get to their feet and even dance a little. But they're more likely going to get pounded again and again and, more than just possibly, get knocked out cold.

So I'm going to show you why we could bounce – and how to tell if that's just a head-fake.

And then I'm going to show you why more chaos is coming, and how to protect yourself...

Penny Stocks

Why the Best Penny Stocks This Week Posted Gains of 81%

The best penny stocks of the week all posted double-digit gains last week, even as the broader markets all experienced a major sell-off.

In fact, the top penny stock of the week posted a gain of 81%, while the Dow Jones dropped more than 2.2%.

Here's a look at this week's top penny stocks to watch...

Technology

When Will SpaceX Stock Hit the Market?

A SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket blasted off from California on Sunday to put a climate-monitoring satellite into orbit.

The launch left many investors wondering when SpaceX stock will hit the market.

Here's when and why...

Options

Beware of This Options Trading "Deathtrap" in 2016

Lately the financial media has been campaigning for a dangerous options trading strategy. In fact, it's one of the riskiest strategies in the options world.

What's even more alarming is that, after the chaos that unfolded in the markets last week, traders may actually believe it. You might be strongly considering it yourself.

Take five minutes and read this - before you make the worst decision of your trading career...

IPOs

Why the Etsy Stock Price Won't Recover from All-Time Lows

The Etsy stock price hit an all-time low this week.

Shares of the online marketplace cratered as early investors sell their shares following the end of the company’s lock-up period.

This is just the latest indication that Etsy stock is in for another rough year in 2016...

Trading strategies

How We Made 100% Gains on the Roughest Day of 2016

In December, I predicted that volatility would make 2016 a "trader's year," where buy-and-hold investors would get hammered while nimble, aggressive traders would reap huge gains.

Last week, the markets proved me right in a big way.

Out and out panic is starting to show, spurred by Middle Eastern tensions, plunging markets in China, and worries about global growth.

With these markets, we're likely to see this pattern again soon, so let's look at how we can make money on it...

Technology

The Top 5 Tech Stocks to Watch Following CES 2016

There’s never a better time or place to look for tech stocks with potential than the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES).

The problem for investors is how to sort through the 3,600 exhibitors to find the best tech stocks to buy. Fortunately, Money Morning kept a close eye on what came out of CES 2016.

And we've identified five tech stocks we think have the best chance to deliver outsized returns...

Technology

Microsoft Stock Forecast 2016: The Cloud Starts Paying Off

The Microsoft stock forecast for 2016 is for hefty gains as Wall Street begins to recognize how much potential the company's cloud business has.

Not that 2015 was a bad year for Microsoft Corp. (Nasdaq: MSFT). The Microsoft stock price gained 18.65% last year. But Microsoft's strong showing over the past two years doesn't mean Microsoft stock is played out.

Here's why 2016 will prove that the Microsoft turnaround is just getting started...

Stocks

Best Stocks to Buy Now in 2016

Our Money Morning experts added to our list of the best stocks to buy now.

Our top experts have been closely watching these winners for some time, and many of these stocks you'll want in 2016.

See what stock picks we're excited about...