S&P Forecast

S&P Forecast

S&P 500 Forecast If you’d invested money in S&P 500 listed stocks in the spring of 2020, you would have almost doubled your ROI.  S&P is regarded as the “real stock market” by many investors and they keep a close eye on them. Of late however, investors are a little fearful. The S&P fell hard…

Tesla Stock Forecast TSLA Stock Price

Tesla Stock Forecast TSLA Stock Price

Tesla Stock Price Predictions At today’s price of $1133 per share, TSLA stock is trading at almost 20 times its price during March of 2020. Some analysts believe the price of Tesla stock will hit $1300 to $1400. The good news is Tesla’s production is growing, sales are booming and revenue is through the roof. …

Buy Stocks on the Dip

Buy Stocks on the Dip

Investing: Buying the Dip Buying the dip is a tactic that’s deeply ingrained in the investor community mindset. From institutional fund managers to self-directed investors, the dip in prices is a great opportunity to buy stocks at bargain prices. Investors often overreact to negative news and trends, thus dumping their stock unwisely.  Stock volatility is…

Google Finance vs Yahoo Finance

Google Finance vs Yahoo Finance More investors have turned to the stock market to grow their wealth. For one hundred years, it has always been large portfolio managers, hedge fund managers, and other professional investors who invested in stocks. There are large number of investment sites online to help guide experienced and novice investors.  2…

Florida Housing Forecast 2022

Florida Housing Forecast 2022

Florida Real Estate Market Housing sales across the sunny south declined in October.  It’s a needed rest given that sales across Florida and other southern states for the last year and a half.  It’s typical of what’s happening in most housing markets in the US. However, Lawrence Yun of NAR said he expects this winter…

Oil Price Forecast – 3 Month 6 Month 5 Year Outlook

Oil Price Forecast – 3 Month 6 Month 5 Year Outlook

Oil Price and Gasoline Price Forecasts The short term oil price forecast has clouded somewhat as the current US administration plays the media to threaten energy companies by flooding the market the US oil reserve releases. And the new Omicron Covid variant has spawned a lot of fear in the investment community and they bailed…

California Housing Market Update Predictions

California Housing Market Update Predictions

California Real Estate Market Update October showed continuing declines in housing sales and home prices in California. That might be good news for buyers who are wondering why California homes prices are so high. Buyers ears are perking up and it could be more homeowners may be ready to sell in the next 6 months….

Are Oil Stocks the Best Investment?

Are Oil Stocks the Best Investment?

Where Do You Invest When the Bull Market Hits its Peak? Stock market experts like Charlie Wien says “I don’t think there’s a lot of upside from…not a lot more value than current level.” As you can see from the graphic, he acknowledges that a recovery could extend profitability because earnings continue strong. However, he…

Stock Prediction Software

Stock Prediction Software

AI Stock Prediction What could be more exciting than having an AI-powered stock price forecasting tool that could seriously increase your ability to pick top gainer stocks? Yes, if an AI-based forecasting service could identify the best stocks reliably. If you’re a self-directed investor, AI prediction software might even up the advantage of hedge fund…

Toronto Housing Market Predictions

Toronto Housing Market Predictions

Toronto Housing Market Home sales in October across the GTA market hit the second highest level ever for this month.  That happened while listings actually have shrunk by one third from October 2020. The housing crisis continues with our 3 levels of government sliding by their responsibilities to ensure adequate supply of housing. This is…

Vancouver Housing Market Forecast 2022

Vancouver Housing Market Forecast 2022

Vancouver Housing Market Update and Forecast Vancouver has built its reputation as one of the most beautiful cities and locations in the world.  And now that California is not what it used to be, Vancouver and BC (Kelowna too) are more attractive to many foreign home buyers from Asia. Like California, there is no end…

Toronto Condo Market Report – Update and Forecast

Toronto Condo Market Report – Update and Forecast

Toronto Condo Market The Toronto housing market continues to accelerate as the pandemic eases. Although the 416 area code sees growth last quarter and in September, it’s the 905 area code that is seeing big increases in condo prices. Toronto’s condominium market fared poorly during the pandemic as few wanted to risk high density living…

Stock Market Forecast for Next 3 Months

Stock Market Forecast for Next 3 Months

3 Months Stock Market Outlook The passing of an infrastructure, a strong jobs report, and very positive corporate earnings are brightening the 3 month to 6 month outlook. That’s launching more optimistic projections. Workers and materials shortages along with inflation will weigh the economy down, yet that could actually stop it from overheating. This level…

FAANG Stocks – Predictions

FAANG Stocks – Predictions

Facebook, Amazon, Google, Netflix, Apple Google Alphabet, Facebook, Amazon, Apple and Netflix are stocks named as part of Jim Cramer’s FAANGS (or Fang stocks). They’re considered some of the most desirable stocks, even though tech stocks haven’t done as well as other sectors in the past year. Still, these stocks are well up year to…

Bitcoin Stocks

Bitcoin Stocks

List of Bitcoin Stocks Bitcoin is the investing world’s most speculative and volatile asset, a cryptocurrency not based on real, intrinsic value but rather solely by the hope of what it could be worth. Some investors are hoping to either buy Bitcoin outright and other investors perhaps wiser, to invest in companies that have exposure…

Stock Market Best Picks for 2022

Stock Market Best Picks for 2022

The Best Stocks to Buy We’re racing toward 2022 and we’re wondering which new stocks will get the recommendations and whether they’re suitable for our investment portfolio. Should we just buy FAANG stocks, or maybe some energy stocks or travel stocks? How about investigating Bitcoin Stocks?  Some interesting possibilities to watch today or this week….

Calgary Real Estate Market Forecast

Calgary Real Estate Market Forecast

Calgary Housing Market and Update The residential real estate market across Calgary is similar to most housing markets including Toronto, Mississauga, Vancouver, Kelowna and Montreal.  Housing sales in the last 13 months, and in particular the first half of this year were up sharply. The question is whether sales and prices will continue rising or…

Real Estate vs Stocks as an Investment

Real Estate vs Stocks as an Investment

Real Estate Vs Stock Investing With the stock market so hot of late reaching yet new highs in valuations, are you considering divesting and buying something else with your recent fortune? Or will you stick with the stock market forecast and buy Tesla, Bitcoin, or some Faang stocks and do something risky? If the thought…

Los Angeles Housing Market Forecast

Los Angeles Housing Market Forecast

Los Angeles Housing Market It’s good times for home sellers in Los Angeles County where prices just keep rising. And homes are selling fast. The average home price in LA County hit $680,000, which was up $125,000 vs 12 months ago. That’s the second-highest year-over-year gain. Unfortunately, LA is now considered the least affordable place…

Be a Leader – Support Your Housing Market

Be a Leader – Support Your Housing Market

Fighting for Lower Prices and More Housing? Those looking for homes for sale are shocked and perplexed at the list prices.  Some actually ask why home prices are so high. They’re smart, because few are explaining it transparently. Instead, the answer is confused with symptoms of high home prices. Home prices are set for yet…

Cities with the Lowest House Prices

Cities with the Lowest House Prices

US Cities with the Lowest House Prices You might say there is still an affordable housing migration going on. People are moving to find cheaper housing in their city or in other cities across the US. As international travel opens up, we may even find more people selling their home and moving internationally. With respect…

Jobs Forecast 2021 to 2026 | Employment Outlook US Cities BLS Statistics

Jobs Forecast 2021 to 2026 | Employment Outlook US Cities BLS Statistics

US Jobs Outlook The bungling of the recent jobs report is a sign of trouble with the current government and a sign the job market is troubled.  The current report showed only 266,000 jobs created when almost 1 million were expected. This is a disaster. There are some job market and economic hurdles to deal…

NASDAQ Forecast & Predictions

NASDAQ Forecast & Predictions

NASDAQ Forecast Are the NASDAQ stocks the best investment going forward into the post-pandemic recovery?  Is the NASDAQ forecast that bright, that you’ll ignore the strong performance of the best Dow, S&P 500 and Russell stocks? The rise of the 2700 stock NASDAQ compendium is one of the top indicators of economic optimism.  And tech is…

Digital Marketing Audit

Digital Marketing Audit

Digital Marketing Audit for Small Business In all the years managing my own freelance business and while working with digital marketing agencies, I discovered that small business people are great at what they do. Unfortunately, they’re not experts in digital marketing which is a discipline exploding in complexity. That’s why a digital marketing assessment  is a…

Best US Cities to Buy Rental Income Properties

Best US Cities to Buy Rental Income Properties

Best Cities to Buy Real Estate The US real estate market forecast in 2020, during the pandemic sees a very different landscape for home buyers and rental property owners. The pandemic is changing the way people feel about where they live and work. It’s changing how they will do their jobs and how they feel…

Top Real Estate Lead Generation Sources

Top Real Estate Lead Generation Sources

Great Real Estate Leads? With the 2020 spring housing market boom not far off, Realtors from San Diego to Denver to Boston to Florida will be trying to ramp up their lead generation. This season will see the lowest supply of resale homes available in a long time. Agents will be turning to the lead generation aggregators…

Housing Market Update – US Real Estate Report

Housing Market 2019 Outlook The Housing Market Predictions for 2019? The US economy is predicted to grow 3 to 5% (now 4.2%), and with house construction intact, and employment strong, and US wages rising, we’ll see more Americans buying a home. For many happy people, it will be their first home. As you’ll read below and in…