Real Estate Investment Trusts (Real Estate Cash Flow, REITs, Inflation & Recession Resistant) (STOR, O, Vanguard Real Estate) #2

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Consider these REITS as an alternative to investing in physical real estate.

May 8th, 2022 – Weekly Market Summary

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S&P 500 Weekly Market Report — Let’s fight Inflation — this week was a roller coaster for sure. With Jerome Powell raising rates 50 basis points (as expected) the market rallied — then gave it all back and then some for the following 2 days. The S&P 500 index 200 EMA (red line) and the 50 EMA (green line) provided a … Read more

April 17th, 2022 – Weekly Market Summary

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Weekly Market Report – Once again, the S&P 500 (SPY) ended the week down -2.39%. It is trading below the 200 day EMA (red line) and the 50 day EMA (green line). Technology was the worst hit sector, down over -5%, followed by Communication Services and Healthcare. The winners this week were Energy up 3.17%, … Read more

April 10th, 2022 – Weekly Market Summary

Weekly Market Report – The S&P 500 (SPY) ended the week down -1.52%. Healthcare, Natural Gas, Energy, Uranium, and Gold all outperformed the SPY. Technology, Real Estate, Homebuilders, and Semiconductors underperformed. The Weekly Crypto Report – BTC ended the week down -8.72%, and is struggling to hold above the 50 day EMA. If you enjoyed … Read more

April 3rd, 2022 – Weekly Market Summary

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Huge rise in 30 year mortgage rates over the past few weeks The 10 year – 2 year rates have inverted. This could be an indicator of recession months down the line. The S&P 500 retreated slightly from its recent breakout, but maintains the 200 day Exponential Moving Average. The VIX (fear indicator) retreated from … Read more

March 27, 2022 – Weekly Market Summary

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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

Robinhood vs. CashApp, which one is better?

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CashApp allows stock trading on their platform. We at themoneyvikings.net wanted to take both of them for a test drive to see which is better.

10 Easy and Frugal Health Wealth Tips

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The Keys to Health and Wealth As we proceed through 2022 we are making healthy living a cornerstone of our wealth building journey. That is because if we learned one thing the last couple of years, it’s that if we do not have our health or strong immune systems, we are in serious long term … Read more