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The Money Morning Q&A hub has one goal: to give you the answers you need to make investing profitable. Just ask us a question, and we'll get you an actionable answer from our experts, including...
- The stocks that are good "buys" today, according to our Chief Investment Strategist, Shah Gilani...
- The best way to start trading options, from America's No. 1 Pattern Trader, Tom Gentile...
- Where Bitcoin is headed next and how to profit from it, from our crypto industry insider, David Zeiler...
- And more...
All you have to do is click here to send us your questions, and we'll make sure to get them answered for you by our team of experts, who have more than 250 years of combined investing experience making money from the markets.
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Beginner Investing & How-To Guides
"I want to invest, but I'm scared because I've never done it before. Can you tell me the best way to invest for the first time?" - Sarah M., March 8, 2021
Like Sarah, a number of our readers have similar questions. If you feel the same, don't worry - we have just what you need. For starters, check out our free beginner investor course, here, that puts all the top investing secrets and training at your fingertips.
You'll have everything you need to go from never having bought a stock to trading as much (or as little) as you want! And once your account is set up (for a simple step-by-step guide on how to open your first brokerage account, click here) and you're ready to buy your first stock, check out our latest list of the best stocks to buy now, here. Then keep reading Money Morning to get everything you need to make investing profitable.
"As a first-time investor, I am just getting my toes wet and recently set up an investing account. Where do I go from here? How do I put together a portfolio that will make me money?" - Pamela H., April 8, 2021
Learning to make sense of the stock market and buying your first stock may be two of the most important steps in becoming an investor... but they can only get you so far. They're just half of the investing journey. Indeed, if you want to become a successful investor, then you need to build a portfolio that will continually grow your wealth. That's exactly what we're walking you through in the third installment of our Profit Academy- a series of lessons we've put together just for you because we believe anyone can reach their financial goals.
And in order to achieve your financial goals, you need an investing strategy to help you manage your own portfolio. The simple strategy you'll learn in today's investment class not only shows you how to build a strong, diversified portfolio, but it can also save you hundreds of thousands of dollars down the road... Click here now for lesson one.
"I'm new to the world of investing and wanted to know if you could guide me toward the easiest way to open an investing account?" - Gary M., June 29, 2021
The first step to learning how to invest is knowing how to open a brokerage account that meets your individual investing needs.
That's why today, we're showing you how to choose the right company and account for you and how to open one today. But that's not all. Not only will you learn how to buy and sell stocks, but we'll show you how to use your brokerage's tools to minimize risk and maximize gains. You'll be able to set up your account and begin buying stocks in as little as 30 minutes.
Buying & Selling Stocks
"What are three of the best dividend stocks to buy right now?" - Joy B., Feb. 9, 2021
The good news is that dividend investing has changed for the better in recent years, making right now an ideal time to get into some of today's top dividend stocks. It used to be you had to choose between income or growth. But now, you can get the best of both worlds - fast-growing companies that also pay a dividend. The three dividend payers we're bringing you are just that - stocks from the finance, real estate, and renewable energy sectors with both high share-price growth potential and solid yield... Click right here to get their names.
"I'm looking for the best dividend stocks that pay more than 4% yield." - John S., Feb. 24, 2021
Buying high-yield stocks has been a tried-and-true strategy to thriving through market uncertainty. Their prices are typically less volatile, and they pay you to own them. With a widening gap in short- and long-term interest rates, that bodes incredibly well for one sector in particular, regardless of investors' nerves. In fact, there's an incredible buying opportunity for these three high-yielding bank stocks. Indeed, one of these top dividend plays we're showing you today has a generous payout of 5.3%... Get the tickers here.
"Would you recommend getting out of tech stocks? Are there better opportunities elsewhere?" - Simon R.,March 8, 2021
Of course, this all depends on your personal investment strategy and risk tolerance, but as always, we're here to offer you guidance on what sectors could hand you opportunities to make the most potential profit, as well as the best ways to navigate beaten-down sectors to still make money. Indeed, back in March - when the Nasdaq was really taking a hit - our Chief Investment Strategist, Shah Gilani, told you exactly what to do with your tech stocks. Not just that, but he also showed you the easiest ways to profit from the changing tech sector moving forward. So in case you missed it, here's Shah... Click here now for all the details.
What to Do with Your IBM Stock Right Now
"What's the current potential in IBM stock?" - Brian W., March 11, 2021
We went straight to our expert Andrew Keene for insight, since he was bullish on "Big Blue" a few months ago. Andrew told us, "I was bullish on IBM, but times have changed, and so has my opinion. As interest rates go higher, I think the Nasdaq and IBM's stock will keep getting sold. The current leaders have been the banks and airlines, and this trend could continue for the rest of 2021."
"What's your favorite high-growth stock?" - Joseph P., April 15, 2021
While this mostly depends on your individual investing style and risk tolerance, we've done our research to provide you with the best answer. Indeed, the company we're bringing you today has grown its top line by 82% a year since 2017, turning every dollar it makes into $1.25. Plus, it's leading a sector that itself is headed for a $200 billion year in 2021... Get the ticker right here.
"What does "Sell in May and go away" actually mean? What's the best way to play this month?" - Tom S., April 17, 2021
You see, historically, the markets' highest returns usually pile up from October through April, so the saying, "Sell in May and go away" serves as a warning to investors to sell their stocks and wait to reinvest when there's strong buying again. But our Andrew Keene's not worried, because he's going to show you the one specific number he looks at that tells him whether the bull market will likely take a breather next month. Plus, he'll show you how you can still profit in May no matter what happens... Keep Reading
"What's going on with Airbnb stock lately?" - Hillary M., April 20, 2021
Indeed, travel stocks are surging across the board as a year of pent-up demand meets easing COVID-19 restrictions in response to the vaccine rollout... all except Airbnb, that is. Is the go-to vacation rentals and tourism app just late to the industry-wide rally, or should you steer clear of ABNB altogether? Here's our answer.
"Which stocks should I avoid or drop from my portfolio right now?" - Fred T., May 5, 2021
Historically, stocks have the tendency to enjoy their strongest gains during the winter months and underperform in the summer, hence the old market adage, "Sell in May and go away." And that couldn't be more true for this year, with stocks just off record highs and inflation sirens blaring. While we're not saying it's time to cash out your portfolio, our Quantitative Specialist, Chris Johnson, has pinpointed five stocks that are actually in bearish cycles. If you have them, you might want to consider cashing out now before gravity takes over, dragging them lower... Click here to get the list.
"As a first-time investor, what stocks can I invest in with a smaller amount of money?" - Amanda C., May 10, 2021
Since the pandemic started, we've been hearing this question repeatedly, in one form or another. That's exactly why our Bill Patalon decided to show his Private Briefing subscribers two simple strategies for investing two grand, and those following along had the chance to pocket gains of 199%, 97%, 74%, and more. Indeed, Bill's piece received such a strong response that he's sharing his easy-to-execute approach here with everyone else, so take the first step toward lifelong wealth now.
"What is the best and safest crypto brokerage account to get?" - Sean P., Dec. 15, 2021
With Bitcoin continuing to take center stage in the investing and trading world, we're getting a lot of questions from our readers about the best ways to buy and trade the "King of Crypto" as well as how to safely store your cryptocurrency. If you have similar questions, then you've come to the right place. With a wide array of options, it can be a little overwhelming for beginners.
That's exactly why we've put together this simple Money Morning guide on how to buy Bitcoin and the best platforms, brokerages, and apps to use that best meet your needs. Plus, we'll also show you the safest way to store your crypto to keep them protected against hackers. This guide will walk you through the steps and lay out all the pros and cons, so you'll have everything you need to know before diving in... Click here now to get the guide.
"What's causing these violent price movements, and where could Bitcoin go from here?" - Sam K., Jan. 13, 2021
While Bitcoin is no stranger to volatility, the past couple of days have seen turbulence on a whole new level. In less than seven days, the digital currency has moved from the low $30,000s to come within striking distance of $42,000... and back down to the low $30,000 before stabilizing in the $34,000 range. Knowing where Bitcoin can go from here is the key to cashing in right now, and Tom will show you how to do just that by taking a close look at these critical charts.
"I'm really interested in investing in Bitcoin, but I'm having trouble figuring out what all the different crypto terms mean. Can you help?" - David B., April 5, 2021
As cryptocurrency continues to dominate the investing world, it's the perfect time to brush up on your terminology and overall crypto knowledge. Everything you've wanted to know - from "altcoin" to "XRP" - is right here in this ultimate dictionary that our crypto expert, David Zeiler, has put together for you to bookmark and keep handy. Not only are digital currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum becoming more and more mainstream, but now Coinbase has become the first big crypto company to trade on a major U.S. exchange, so this is a must-have resource for everyone... Get it right here.
"All this crypto slang is like a foreign language to me. Do you have any suggestions on how I can learn it?" - Sandra L., April 7, 2021
You're in the middle of a conversation about Bitcoin when someone says, "I've been HODLing Bitcoin since Pizza Day!"... and all of a sudden, you're completely lost. Well, we've got you covered. With crypto such a hot topic right now, it's turning up more and more in mainstream media and financial news outlets. But like many new technologies, crypto has a language all its own, and the meanings are not always obvious. That's exactly why we've assembled our list of commonly used crypto slang.
You'll see these terms used by crypto enthusiasts all over the Internet, especially on social media sites like Twitter. Think of this as the crypto Rosetta Stone, and you'll start talking like the crypto experts in no time... Click here for the complete dictionary.
Trading & Options Strategies
"With the market so unpredictable nowadays, how can investors like myself continue to make money?" - Kenneth P., June 15, 2020
While no one knows for certain where the market will go next, it doesn't have to matter all that much - especially when you're trading. Trading gives you supreme flexibility in your moneymaking endeavors. Whether shares are going up or down, you can nab profits. So today, some of our top experts are recommending the best moneymaking options strategies you can use to make money. You can even join them, too.
"I'm new to the trading game and not sure which trading platform I should go with. Any suggestions?" - Brad F., July 20, 2020
Commission-free options trading platforms have been all the rage in the trading world this year. That's why today we're breaking down the two most popular ones - Robinhood and Webull - to help you decide which platform best meets your needs as a trader. You don't need to put up a lot of money to get started, either. In fact, you can start buying options with just a few dollars.
Both Robinhood and Webull get the job done with trade executions and account management. The differences mostly come down to user preference. Whether you're new to trading (our Tom Gentile's been teaching people how to trade for decades, and his FREE guide has everything you need to get started, from the basics to essential do's and don'ts for profitable trading, so click here now) or just looking to try out a new platform, this guide will show you the benefits and tools of each platform so you can choose which is the best fit for your trading style.
"Lately, I've heard a lot about trading through 'puts.' What are they and how do they work?" - Nancy N., April 3, 2021
If you're wondering the same thing, or want to learn how to trade options the simple way, you've come to the right place. You see, our Tom Gentile has been teaching people how to trade for decades. And despite what you've heard, trading options is not only the fastest-growing moneymaker in the world, but it can also help mitigate your risk at the same time.
Plus, today's volatile market is the perfect place to make money with options. Tom's FREE guide has everything you need to get started, from the basics, where he'll break down the types of options - calls and puts - to essential do's and don'ts for profitable trading. Click here now to get it.