Although stock picking generates the most attention in this business, if you want a better chance of winning in the market, you should consider adding exchange-traded funds (ETFs) to your portfolio. Unlike betting on a single company to get the job done, ETFs represent a basket of investments, thereby giving you more chances to win.…

In July 2020, I suggested that investors dump United Airlines (NASDAQ:UAL) stock and buy Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) instead. Source: travelview / Shutterstock.com As an alternative to UAL stock, I advocated buying shares in the U.S. Global Jets ETF (NYSEARCA:JETS) to play the airlines better.  Thirteen months later, the airline industry appears to be coming out of…

If you’ve been feeling a little whipsawed by the market in July, you are not alone! After all of the broader indices sold off more than 1% yesterday, the S&P 500, Dow and NASDAQ rebounded more than 1% higher today. Source: Shutterstock So, what triggered yesterday’s selling? Before I answer that, let me start by…