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Trading Strategies

How to Hedge Against Another Big Down Day

Wall Street would have you believe that the most effective way to hedge against unknown market risk is to diversify your portfolio.

The theory is pretty elegant – or at least it's supposed to be.

Spread your money around, they say, and you'll reduce your risk because "everything can't possibly go down at once."

Problem is, that's a load of self-serving hooey.

Today's markets are more correlated than they've ever been, thanks to a witches' brew of computerized trading, exchange-traded funds, and leverage.

You've got to do something different if you want to get ahead...

Bitcoin

Bitcoin's Death Spiral (and What to Buy Instead)

Turkey wasn't the only thing getting roasted over Thanksgiving.

Bitcoin hit a low of just $3,550.04 per coin on Nov. 25. That means the once-vaunted cryptocurrency has now lost a staggering 82.13% of its value since hitting $19,870.62 a coin last December.

Just this month alone, Bitcoin's off 44.55%!

There are all kinds of reasons being bandied about in the press about why it's happening. Everything from low-trading volume to potential regulation are being cited as causal factors.

The real reason is far simpler...

stocks

This Is the Best Tech Stock to Buy in November 2018

It's been a banner year for tech stocks. Tech giant Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is up a staggering 44%. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has risen 18%. With tech stocks like Amazon and Apple near all-time highs, it can feel like investors have missed the boat on tech investment.

However, that couldn't be further from the truth. Getting in on the ground floor of the best tech stock to buy is easy - if you know where to look.