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China Stocks: Investment Strategies to Declaw the Dragon

Will China Lower Interest Rates?

The recent meltdown in China’s stock market has caused shockwaves that have been felt throughout the global markets. It’s the first time investors have seen this, so there’s no precedent that helps them understand what’s happening… or to know how to respond.

Until now.

Trailing Stops: What You Need to Know

Trailing Stops

Trailing stops are crucial investment tools. They offer downside protection when stocks drop, and they help secure profits during an upward run.

But in order for trailing stops to work, investors must understand how and when to use them.

Here's how to make trailing stops work for you.

This Ominous Risk to Your Capital Is Growing

If there's one thing that concerns everyone it's a threat to their capital.

So you'll be interested to know that the risk of a new type of strategy to capitalize faltering banks keeps growing every day.

It's a strategy that's been tried before, with just enough "success" to be dangerous, and it puts your hard-earned capital at risk.

I've promised to keep you abreast on the evolution of this insidious way for governments to offload risk. Also I wanted to update you on how to protect yourself against these measures impacting your portfolio.

Today I have news on both fronts that's both unsettling and enlightening.

But let's start right now at the beginning and look at how your capital may be at risk, and what's so alarming...

Investment Strategies: How to Build a "Stockless" Portfolio

I've lectured on investment strategies the world over, but I recently got one of the most intriguing questions I've been asked in a long time at the Global Currency Expo in San Diego, California.

An attendee asked me: "Is it possible to achieve decent performance if I don't want to include stocks?"

In short, the answer is "yes" -- though I wouldn't recommend a "stockless" portfolio because of the tradeoffs involved.

Still, it is possible to achieve a "decent" performance without stocks.

Here's how you'd do it.

To find out how to create a workable stockless portfolio, read on...

Hear the Latest Top 2011 Investing Strategies from Money Morning Financial Experts

As investors you are in one of the most uncertain periods in market history right now - and you want some clarity.

To shine light on how to navigate the rocky path ahead, Money Morning editors recently gathered in St. Petersburg, FL with other global financial experts for the Investment U Symposium. From March 23 to 26 they presented in-depth workshops, joined in panel discussions and mingled with investors like you to analyze the hottest and most pressing topics and investing strategies in the global economic landscape today.

Attendees were able to get detailed advice from our regular Money Morning contributors on a variety of topics.

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