Finviz Weekly Market Map – Besides the usual suspects holding this market up (AAPL, GOOG, MSFT, AMZN, TSLA), we continue to see Energy, Insurance (BRK-B), Aerospace, Defense, and Materials climb. Financials are getting support from rising interest rates. Housing related stocks are dropping, possibly due to higher mortgage rates, increasing inflation, and decreasing home affordability. … Read more
Let’s take stock of the current moment: inflation is running too hot as we exit the Covid 19 pandemic disruptions AND we are on the verge of WW3. Why do I mention this? Because in my opinion Bitcoin should have broken $100k based on this information. The main use case is two fold: Governments will … Read more
At Money Vikings we have talked a lot over the years about macro investing themes and the power they can bring to a portfolio and wealth building. These are those huge trends over the globe that really cannot be stopped. Aging populations, adoption of technologies, healthcare, pharma, climate disruptions all offer certain investment opportunities. We … Read more
O (Realty Income). The secret is out, Realty Income is just one of the best REIT’s around! They own a growing and diversified portfolio of locations. Think Dollar Tree’s, Walmart’s, Home Depot’s, 7-11’s, Kroger’s, Walgreen’s, etc. It is also moving into European markets. We see a nice long term future of growth ahead.
3/17 Update – Close for Profit (32% ROI) We were able to close this SPY Iron Condor for a 79$ profit, which was our target of 50% of premium received. To execute this trade we did the following: Bought to Close 1 SPY 04/14/22 Call 466.00 @ 0.73 Sold to Close 1 SPY 04/14/22 Call 470.00 @ … Read more
With the market volatility and stock market, bond market, and global markets in flux, you might think that Greg and I are worried. We are not! Why? Are we selling all our stock to catch all the gains we can before they are lost? No. We diversify our investments. We go into these markets fully … Read more