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Buying Low Never Feels Good – Do it Anyway (video, left), CNBC

Trump: More Tax Cuts Possible (video, right), Fox Business

What’s Next For The Stock Market? Headlines A Month From Now, Cody Willard, MarketWatch

Here’s How Financial Advisors Manage Their Money When The Market Crashes, Elaine Scoggins, MarketWatch

Don’t Panic About The Stock Market, Felix Salmon, Axios

Don’t Panic: Market Corrections Are Not Unusual And Average Around 14%

Change In Market Value Major Companies Due To Coronavirus Fear

Building The Global ‘Perfect Storm’ Portfolio, Short Version, updated 2/29/20, Seaborn Hall, Common Sense Money

 

Also see, Lazy Portfolio ETF – Different ETF Portfolio Options, with alternative choices for risk, Lazy Portfolio

20 Stocks To Buy From The Law Of Accelerating Returns, Luke Lango, Investor Place

TD Ameritrade Advisors Fear Falling Service With Schwab Merger, Wealth Management

The Top Things Everyone Needs To Know About Investing In Gold, Neil George, Investor Place

Jack Welch Managerial Genius At GE Made One Disastrous Mistake, Steve Forbes, Forbes

A Close Look At ARKK’s Cathie Wood’s Investment Portfolio (video, left), Ale’s World Of Stocks

CS Commentary: Interesting look at the fundamentals of the top 10 stocks in ARKK’s portfolio, however, we have to believe if Wood has chosen these that her analysts are seeing something beyond these rather mundane and unimpressive basics.

Must See – Investing In Disruptive Innovation (video, right), Cathie Woods, ARK Invest, Singularity University

Elon Musk: Fighter Jet Era Has Passed, Amanda Macias, CNBC

Update – CS Evaluation: Will The Coronavirus Cause A New Financial Crisis And A Horrifying Economic Collapse? Michael J. Snyder, Charisma

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Cryptocurrency


Cryptos Market Cap And Price, 3/06/20

Bitcoin: History Of Halving, Due Around May 2020

This Week:

Coinbase CEO: Crypto Will Go From 50 Million To 5 Billion – Here’s How, Adrain Zmudzinski, Cointelegraph

Bitcoin Establishing Support At $9K, William Suberg, Cointelegraph

This Crypto Just Set All-Time Highs – And May Keep Going Higher, Cole Petersen, News BTC

Here’s How Ripple Will Power Remittances To The Philippines, Christine Vasileva, Bitcoinist

Visa Grants Coinbase Power To Issue Bitcoin Debit Cards, Michael del Castillo, Forbes; Also see, Visa Approves Coinbase Exchange As A Principal Member, George Georgiev, Cryptopotato

Previous Weeks:

Tron’s CEO Reveals Which Cryptocurrencies He Owns, Mandy Williams, Cryptopotato

6 Cryptocurrencies To Buy For 2020 And Beyond, Sylvain Saurel, Medium

Bitcoin Expected To Break Records In 2020 Based On These 4 Elements, Sylvain Saurel, Medium

Binance’s Coley On What’s Behind Current Crypto Craze (video, left), CNBC

McDermitt Vs. Moas On Bitcoin And Cryptocurrency: Buy, Hold Or Trade – Which Is Best? (video, right), Cointelegraph

Crypto Market Cap And Prices, 2/29/20

How Many People Have At Least One Bitcoin? Anatol Antonovici, Bitcoinist

CS Commentary: This might be one of the best arguments for owning at least a little crypto.

Crypto Trader vs Crypto Holder: McDermott vs. Moas, Benjamin Pirus, Cointelegraph

The US Is Very Worried About Bitcoin – And It Is Finally Doing Something About It, Billy Bambrough, Forbes

3 Reasons Why I Am Leaving Crypto Now – And Why You Should Too, Jia Yung Lee, Medium

BTC’s January 2020 Climb

Crypto Price By Market Cap For Top Coins, 2/22/20

The First City In The World That Is Switching To Bitcoin, Melis, Medium

Ripple To Become The Amazon Of Crypto By 2025, Ricardo Martinez, Bitcoinist

Must Read – Cryptocurrency Scams Took In More Than $4 Billion In 2019: Ponzi Schemes Most Popular Means Of Fraud, Vigna/Jeong, WSJ; Also see, Crypto Ponzi Scheme Took Major League Baseball Players And Families For Millions, Justin Rohrlich, Quartz

Practical Use Makes Cryptocurrency Valuable: Top 5 Usable Altcoins, Mary Ann Callahan, Data Driven Investor

Bitcoin Price Loves Valentine’s As Historic Data Favors Bulls, Tiago Vidal, Cointelegraph

Jack Dorsey Backed Lightning Labs Raises $10 Million To Build Visa Network For Bitcoin, Michael del Castillo, Forbes

Bitcoin Price Suddenly Drops Close To $10K After 10.5K Rejection, William Suberg, Cointelegraph

How To Buy Bitcoin, Luke Fortney, Investopedia

How Ethereum At $200 Will Be Bigger Than Five Figure Bitcoin, Martin Young, Bitcoinist

A Bitcoin ETF Will Not Be Approved This Year Most 2020 Survey Respondents Say, The Block Crypto

Bitcoin ‘Halving’ Coming Up This Spring

Bitcoin Halving Just 100 Days Away, William Suberg, Cointelegraph

As Bitcoin Fails To Break Out, This Minor Crypto Has Surged By 400%, Billy Bambrough, Forbes

Elliot Wave Analysis Suggest Bitcoin Should Break $14,000 By Mid-2020, NewsBTC

Bitcoin’s Price History, John Edwards, Investopedia

Must Read: The Invisible Global Currency That’s 24 Times Bigger Than Bitcoin, Stephen McBride, Forbes

Bitcoin Re-accumulation Phase Has Begun But It Must Drop To This Level First, Joseph Young, Cryptoslate

Bitcoin Heads Into February In Historically Bullish Territory, Omkar Godbole, CoindeskThe Three Largest Cryptocurrencies, Jill Mislinski, Advisor Perspectives

All Cryptocurrencies Ranked, Coinmarketcap

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How To Improve Your Finances In 2020 (video, left), JPM

Must Read: How China Will Take Over The World, Tatiana Koffman, Forbes

Must See – Mark Cuban On Amazon and The Importance Of AI: FANG Has An AI Advantage (video, right), CNBC

Must Read – Ten Facts Investors Need To Know To Achieve Investment Success, Scott MacKillop, Advisor Perspectives

Worst Thing Investors Could Do Right Now Is Sell, Stephanie Landsman, CNBC

What Is The QQQ ETF? Emily Norris, Investopedia

Must Read: The Difference Between Investing And Speculation (10 Investing Rules), Lance Roberts, Advisor Perspectives

Quote: “Understanding that all things are cyclical suggests that after long price increases, investments become more prone to declines than further advances….However, a very high priced stock CAN be cheap.”

Most Popular Stocks Among 30 Somethings

Must Read: There’s Only One Stock Millennials Prefer Over Amazon And Tesla, Shawn Langlois, MarketWatch

How 2019’s Market Tops Parallels Time Right Before 2008 Financial Crisis, Real Vision Finance

Ray Dalio’s ‘Holy Grail’ Of Investing In 5 Minutes (video, right), Investopedia

This Is Now The Best Bull Stock Market Ever, Yun Li, CNBC

Quote: “The most outstanding feature of this cycle since 2008 is always going to be fear,” says Jim Paulsen, chief investment strategist at The Leuthold Group.”

Fed Chair: US Debt On An Unsustainable Path, USA Today

A Growing Club Of Powerful Countries Abandoning US Dollar, Eustance Huang, CNBC

CS Commentary: If the end of the dollar is a concern see, Evaluating the Arguments For The Demise Of The Dollar. This 2015 article is still relevant today.

I Wrote A Popular Piece On ‘Lessons From The Madoff Fraud’, Then I Got Scammed – Here’s Why, Seaborn Hall, Medium

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Financial Advisor’s 2019 Top 600+ RIA Rankings, FA

Financial Advisor’s 2019 RIA Top 50 Fastest Growing Firms, FA

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Books:

Heart Attachments: How what you love shapes your thinking, behavior, and destiny, Bruce J. Hammond

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Culture:

Center Of East Nashville Slammed By Tornado (video, left), News Channel 5

CS Commentary: Historic downtown East Nashville is now no more than scattered fragments that used to be restaurants, bars, shops, and music studios. 

Why Russia Will Win The Next War, CBS/Twitter

Must Read – What Happens If A Pandemic Hits? Jon Evans, Tech Crunch

Health/Fitness/Relationships:

Must See – Dr. Fauci Explains Coronavirus And How To Prepare, Today Show

Expert: We Can Still Delay Coronavirus Epidemic In US (video, right), CNBC

Contrary View: Epidemiologist Predicts Millions Will Die From Coronavirus (video, left), CBS Evening News

CS Commentary: CS has gone on record previously saying that this Coronavirus will not result in millions of deaths globally. We believe total spread, infection and deaths will probably be less than the H1N1 influenza virus in 2009. For more, see the CS Coronavirus Update, link below.

How Viruses Work (A Primer) (video, right), MedCram

CS Coronavirus Update (click this link for complete Daily Update): Bottom Line We do not believe this will be a global pandemic that sweeps the world and kills millions of people, however the World Heath Organization (WHO, a largely corrupt organization) is saying that they are in ‘a phase of preparedness for a potential pandemic’. Note that the common cold is a pandemic; the flu virus is also a pandemic. Covid-19 is a coronavirus, like SARS in 2003 and MERS in 2015. H1N1, an influenza virus, did sweep the globe in 2009 and killed as many as 575,000. By comparison the Spanish Influenza of 1918 killed 50 million globally. Covid-19 has now spread to 82+ nations and territories. The R naut, the rate of spread, is 2-3. The potentially huge problem with Covid-19 is that asymptomatic people may spread the virus, and screening/testing in the US – and throughout the world – has not been standardized or optimized.

As of today, the US Center For Disease Control (CDC) has recently warned Americans to expect that the spread of the virus in the US will increase.  Dr. Anne Schuchat, the CDC’s principal deputy director declared…For the complete Daily Update click this link

Update: CDC Home Pages On Coronavirus; Also see here; Also see, CDC Updated Global Map On Confirmed Cases Of Coronavirus, CDC

Coronavirus, Live Updated Map, John Hopkins University

Movies:

Tom Hank’s New Movie, Greyhound, Official Trailer (video, left), Sony Pictures

Weinstein’s Assistant Breaks NDA And 20 Years Of Silence (video, left), CBC News

How Indiana Jones V Director Can Bring The Edge Back, Ryan Parker, The Hollywood Reporter

Disney’s ‘Mulan’ Gamble: The Stakes Could Not Be Higher, Rebecca Ford, The Hollywood Reporter

The Hunt, Official Trailer, Universal Pictures; Also see, The Real Story Behind Ford vs. Ferrari, Twitter

Oscars 2020: Will Ferrell And Julia Louis-Dreyfus, Best Act Of The Night (video, left), ABC; For full clip see here

Music:

Billboard Top 50 Country This Week (video, left), Country Music Chart

Angelina Jordan Sings ‘Good-bye Yellow Brick Road’, AGT Champions 2020

Sports: 

Nic Wallenda Does Volcano Walk (video, left), ABC News

Nik Wallenda Defies Gravity In Volcano Lava Walk, Billy Cox, Herald Tribune 

Farm System Rankings For All 30 MLB Teams, Keith Law, The Athletic

Prospect Rankings: Atlanta Braves, Keith Law, The Athletic

Tech:

6 High Tech Advances That Prove Bloomberg Knows Nothing About Farming, Joy Pullman, The Federalist

Travel:

A Surprisingly Valuable Use For Delta Skymiles, Your Mileage May Vary

Mistakes To Avoid At Airport Security, Erin De Santiago, Seeqr

Are Airlines Raising Your Ticket Price Based On Your Browsing History? Meghan Hunter, Million Mile Secrets

How To Stay Safe While Traveling (video, left), Tucker Carlson, Fox News; Also see, Your Guide To Travel Warnings In Midst Of Coronavirus, David Oliver, USA Today; Also see, I’ve Been Traveling In Asia For 3 Weeks And Catching Coronavirus Is Not My Biggest Fear, Kate Taylor, Business Insider

The Best Carry-On Bag For Every Type Of Trip, Fiona Mokry, The Discoverer

TV/Streaming:

This Famous Actor Says Supporting Trump Ended His Career, Mariah Haas, Fox News

Love Is Blind, Official Trailer (video, left), Netflix

You Will Love Netflix’s ‘I’m Not Okay With This,’ – They Are Sure Of It, Alison Herman, The Ringer

Why Reality Fans Cannot Look Away – ‘Love Is Blind,’ Amelia Harnish, WSJ

ABC’s David Wright Admits Network Does Not Care About News, Chrissy Clark, The Federalist

Quotes Of The Month:

“Compound interest is the most powerful force on earth.” – Albert Einstein

“He that cannot abide a bad market, deserves not a good one.” – John Ray

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