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Saltydog: US tech stocks: time to be more discerning?

There is still momentum in American technology stocks but, as Douglas Chadwick points out, the Facebook, Apple, Amazon, Netflix and Alphabet’s Google (FAANG) stocks are probably the wrong place to be.

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Saltydog: Trump's tariffs won't resolve global trade issues

The trade tariff war is a little like putting dirty fuel into your car and then wondering why it won’t run, says Douglas Chadwick

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Saltydog: Here's why clever investors accept ‘reality as it is’

The slide earlier this year may portend a much deeper pullback ahead for the markets. With that in mind, Douglas Chadwick is staying cautious.

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Saltydog: Why I now have nearly half my portfolio in cash

A damaging market correction is looking a distinct possibility; rather than suffer losses, building up your cash pile may be better.

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Saltydog: Why I’m investing in Vietnam – and how I got it wrong

‘How stupid can you get?’ was a question teachers often used to ask me. ‘How stupid do you want?’ was always my reply.

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Saltydog: How I am preparing for a market correction

As I write this article, many stock markets from all over the world are at, or close to, recent all-time highs.

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Saltydog: The future won’t wait just because you're not ready

The finance services industry has three main objections to trend investing. All three are wrong, says Douglas Chadwick.

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Saltydog: Keeping your money in a cash Isa is a wasted opportunity

It’s frightening how much of people’s savings is just lying around doing nothing. Why is this frightening?

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Saltydog Portfolio: having a system and sticking to it

Momentum investing is definitely not an exact science, and being successful will involve rules that you establish yourself or crib from others.

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