Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs)

Getting High (Profits) off of MJ?

Marijuana. It’s known by many nicknames: “pot,” “weed,” “grass” and, of course, “Mary Jane,” or “MJ” for short....

NextEra Energy

‘It’s Electric!’ The Utility of Nuclear Power

Uranium and nuclear power are still on the menu for investors this week. Clean and green, nuclear power...

‘U’ Can’t Beat Uranium

Climate change, limitations placed on solar and wind energy and storage technology and ever-increasing costs of hydrogen energy...

[Nuclear test in the Dominican Republic]

’Cause I’m Radioactive!

Well, I’m not uptight Not unattractive Turn me on tonight ’Cause I’m radioactive… --The Firm, “Radioactive” Given the...

Four Big Oil Stocks to Buy After Price Dip

Four big oil stocks to buy after a recent dip in prices retain appeal as U.S. “crude tanks”...

Focusin’ On a Yield-Centered Russell 1000 Fund

If you’ve been a reader of The Deep Woods for any length of time, you know about my...

Let’s Give Our Profits Some Momentum!

Last week, I introduced the SPDR Russell 1000 Low Volatility Focus ETF (NYSE: ONEV), a multi-factor smart beta...

Smart Beta, Smart Bet?

Smart beta funds have been increasing in popularity over the past 10 years. Using mostly passive investment methods,...

option trading

Exposing Ourselves with This Emerging-Market ETF

Once in a while, we find ourselves exposed. And, regardless of whether we’ve done it on purpose or...

An Investment Trip to India

Over the past few years, there has been a lot of talk about emerging markets in the Asia-Pacific...