Tom Lydon Talks ETF Opportunities on Yahoo! Finance’s ‘The Ticker’

Uncertainty. It’s the buzzword defining today’s market. More investors are taking money out of equities and putting it into fixed income; meanwhile the market is moving higher. ETF Trends CEO Tom Lydon appeared on Yahoo! Finance’s ‘The Ticker’ on Monday to chat with anchor Seana Smith to make sense of it all. According to a survey mentioned during the segment (full video below), fixed income exposure hit a 6-year high in the month of May. Lydon takes the finding in light of the big picture, noting that the fixed income allocation has been low…

Another misstep as B.C. fails to prove this tycoon’s idyllic estate was bought with embezzled money

It appeared to be the coup de grâce of a Canadian dirty money probe into real estate: a sprawling island manor off the coast of Vancouver that the government said was linked directly to an alleged criminal conspiracy at a state-run Indian bank. A six-month investigation commissioned by the province of British Columbia had scoured more than a million land titles for signs of illicit funds swirling through Canada’s most expensive housing market. While thousands of properties were flagged as suspect, almost all fell short of clear criminal links. Save…

GDX: Find The Weakness – VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)

GDX: Find The Weakness - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA:GDX)

Since the first half of August in 2016, the VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF (NYSEARCA: GDX) has witnessed declines of -28.06%. However, the year 2019 has already experienced several instances of emerging volatility in stocks and this activity has centered more of the market’s attention on the protective nature of precious metals assets. With gold prices finally beginning to generate impressive rallies, it makes sense for investors to take a deeper look into the mining companies that are most likely to benefit from the market’s rising valuations in metals. GDX…

Japan M2 Money Stock Jumps 2.7% On Year In May

The M2 money stock in Japan was up 2.7 percent on year in May, the Bank of Japan said on Tuesday – coming in at 1,029.8 trillion yen. That follows the downwardly revised 2.5 percent increase in April (originally 2.6 percent). The M3 money stock advanced an annual 2.3 percent to 1,361.7 trillion yen following the 2.2 percent gain in the previous month. The L money stock rose 1.9 percent on year to 1,803.2 trillion yen, slowing from 2.0 percent a month earlier. For comments and feedback contact: editorial@rttnews.com Economic…