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penny stocks

The 10 Top Penny Stocks of 2017

We've rounded up the 10 top penny stocks of 2017 so far.

While these stocks have seen triple-digit gains, they're not recommended investments.

Luckily for you, Money Morning Chief Research Analyst Sid Riggs just recommended this great stock to buy...

Washington

President Trump's Tax Returns Remain Prime Target for Congressional Dems

Congressional Democrats are still scrambling for President Trump's tax returns.

They've threatened to impose a century-old tax code provision to have them released.

And one Congress member is promising to compel a vote on the House floor to see where "loyalties lie."

Natural Gas

List of the Best Natural Gas Stocks in 2017

With natural gas prices up 40% since a year ago, we've put together a list of some of the best natural gas stocks you can buy.

But our pick is going to do even better in 2017.

Here's the best natural gas stock to buy right now...

Global Markets

World Stock Markets Mostly Up; Heavy Slate Of U.S. Data On Deck Today

(Kitco News) – Asian and European stock markets were mostly higher Wednesday, following the lead of the U.S. stock indexes that set record highs on Tuesday. U.S. stock indexes are pointed toward narrowly mixed openings when the New York day session begins.

World equity markets were supported in part overnight by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Tuesday giving an upbeat assessment of the world's major economies

China

The U.S. Navy Just Ramped Up Aggression in the South China Sea

The U.S. has been warned time and again about the consequences of aggressive measures in the South China Sea…

And new Defense Secretary James Mattis just said a few days ago that "dramatic moves" in the contested region weren't necessary at this time.

But it seems the U.S. Navy and President Donald Trump's administration didn't get that memo...

The Fed

Janet Yellen Speech Today: 3 Biggest Topics to Watch

The Janet Yellen speech today before Congress will give investors key information about what to expect from the Fed in coming months.

Indications about future rate hikes are on investors' minds, but the topic will probably take a back seat in the speech.

Here's what you need to know about Yellen's speech today...

Market Crash

Is the Stock Market Too High?

The Dow, S&P 500, and Nasdaq all closed at record highs on Friday (Feb. 10) after President Trump announced a "phenomenal" tax plan in the coming weeks.

The Dow alone has surged nearly 12% since Election Day.

But this record-breaking run has some investors wondering, "is the stock market too high?"

Global Markets

World Marketplace Awaits Fed Chair Yellen's Remarks To U.S. Senate

(Kitco News) – Asian and European stock markets were mostly weaker Tuesday on some profit taking from recent gains. U.S. stock indexes are also pointed toward slightly lower openings when the New York day session begins. U.S. stock indexes set record highs on Monday.

Gold prices are moderately higher Tuesday. Some safe-haven demand has surfaced again following the resignation of President Trump's national security advisor, Mike Flynn, who made contradictory statements about his contacts with Russia.

Focus Tuesday is on testimony from Fed Chair Janet Yellen before the U.S. Senate, in the semi-annual Humphrey-Hawkins reports.

Stocks

Top Stocks to Watch for Tuesday (Feb. 14, 2017)

The top three stocks to watch for Tuesday are DPS, TMUS, and VG.

Today all three exchanges closed higher spurred on by earnings reports. The trend is likely to continue tomorrow due to a large amount of earnings announcements.

Here's what you need to know for tomorrow morning...

retirement

New Executive Order for Retirees Could Help You Keep $68,870

A new executive order for retirees could help you retain the $68,870 a year earned from 26(f) programs.

The order will keep the Department of Labor from charging you huge fees that eat into your 26(f) program profits.

Here's how the order could shape your financial future...