Articles by Teeka Tiwari
Cyprus Punishes Its Savers in Shocking Move
3/18/2013, 12:59 pm from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, Investing Ideas, Forex and Currencies, International
A bailout deal was struck this weekend in Cyprus that involves the asset forfeiture of up to 10% of all deposits held in its nation's banks. These were the terms set down by the European... Read >>
Will Sequestration Kill The Bull?
3/1/2013, 10:59 am from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks, US Markets
I must tell you that we are in such a tricky place with the market right now. Are we going to break out to new highs, the market shrugging off the effect of sequestration, or will we roll over... Read >>
These Two Indexes Will Be a Buy Soon: SPY, IWM
2/27/2013, 3:01 pm from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, Investing Ideas, Stocks, US Markets
Who knew that a three-way tie in an Italian election could cause so much trouble? After expecting a sure-fire single party win, all of a sudden the political picture in Italy is murky, and... Read >>
Is This the Market Pullback We've Been Waiting for or Something More Sinister?
2/27/2013, 10:45 am from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, Investing Ideas, Economy, US Markets
After seven straight up weeks the S&P 500 finally took a breather and backed off 0.3% for the week. Is this the pull back we’ve been waiting for or something far more sinister? The two big... Read >>
2 ETFs to Buy Now
2/15/2013, 11:32 am from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, ETFs, Investing Ideas, Stocks
What do you do when the market is so overbought that you can’t bring yourself to buy anything, but not so overbought that you feel comfortable running out and shorting everything? What I do... Read >>
3 ETFs to Watch This Week: FXE, GLD, and ITB
2/5/2013, 11:11 am from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, ETFs, Commodities, Investing Ideas
We’ve had a wave of good economic news in the States that has everyone feeling increasingly optimistic. However, we're also starting to hear some bearish rumblings in Europe that have yields... Read >>
Should the Market Be Bought or Ignored?
2/1/2013, 12:40 pm from Teeka Tiwari in News Headlines, US Markets, Economy, Investing Ideas
Negative GDP of -.1% dropped on Wall Street like a necklace of pearls rather than the atomic bomb it should have been. You know you’re in a bull market when the market treats good news and bad... Read >>
ETFs: Two Defensive Plays Worth Considering
1/28/2013, 1:58 pm from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, ETFs, Investing Ideas, Stocks
With the stock market all a-twitter and looking like it's 1999 again, I thought it would make sense to take a look at some boring and overlooked market sectors that have been underperforming, but... Read >>
Is Indecision Hurting Your Trading?
1/16/2013, 10:31 am from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, Investing Ideas, Basics, Stocks
They say that a coward dies a thousand deaths, the brave but one. In the markets cowardice isn’t a bad thing, but its first cousin, indecision is. If cowards die a thousand deaths, then so... Read >>
Is it Time to Buy China?
12/17/2012, 6:16 pm from Teeka Tiwari in Investing, International, ETFs, Stocks
Since hitting 6,000 in the waning months of 2007, the Shanghai Composite Index has been in free fall, dropping more than 60% over the last four years. Virtually every other foreign stock market... Read >>