1. Is The Arctic Oil’s Last Frontier?
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    Is The Arctic Oil’s Last Frontier?

    The Arctic circle is gaining much attention from E&P firms. For investors, this frozen gamble could pay off.
  2. The Push For Natural Gas Cars Is On
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    The Push For Natural Gas Cars Is On

    Natural gas as a transportation fuel hasn’t been so great, but could change with new by state and national governments.
  3. Canada Is Key For A Strong Portfolio
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    Canada Is Key For A Strong Portfolio

    With the majority of the developed world still facing problems, Canada is beacon of growth.
  4. Coal Gets Red Hot Again
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    Coal Gets Red Hot Again

    Despite the estimations of a softening economy, coal demand shows otherwise.
  5. A Backdoor Into Asia's Emerging Markets
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    A Backdoor Into Asia's Emerging Markets

    Japan’s recent expansion as a major exporter to Asian markets could be its saving grace.
  6. Telecom's Holding Pattern Is A Buying Opportunity
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    Telecom's Holding Pattern Is A Buying Opportunity

    Recent market volatility has opened up some portfolio opportunities. Now could be a great time to buy into the telecom sector.
  7. Alternatives For Gold Exposure
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    Alternatives For Gold Exposure

    Most financial advisors recommend some allocation to gold. Here are some alternatives to the biggest ETFs.
  8. Seasick? Try A Low Volatility Fund
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    Seasick? Try A Low Volatility Fund

    The market’s recent ups and downs have been stomach churning. Low volatility funds can help smooth out the ride.
  9. A Rock Solid Play In Construction Aggregates
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    A Rock Solid Play In Construction Aggregates

    Construction aggregate firms are poised to profit as infrastructure booms.
  10. The Smart Plays In Smart TV
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    The Smart Plays In Smart TV

    Smart TV's web integration is helping televisions move beyond their old "idiot box" moniker. Learn how to play this growing tech market.
  11. A Heavy Bet On Heavy Construction
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    A Heavy Bet On Heavy Construction

    The President's recent proposals for increased infrastructure spending underscore the global trend of increasing construction.
  12. The Contrarian Play In Europe
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    The Contrarian Play In Europe

    Nothing could be bolder than adding European stocks to a portfolio. Europe offers a fertile ground for contrarian investors.
  13. Is It Time To Think Small?
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    Is It Time To Think Small?

    The small-cap sector seems ripe for the picking. Learn which opportunities could have big returns.
  14. Argentina Is A Resource Investors Dream
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    Argentina Is A Resource Investors Dream

    Brazil is getting all the attention but Argentina is quickly becoming an investors dream. We look at the reasons why.
  15. Big Dividends In The Semiconductors
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    Big Dividends In The Semiconductors

    Many of the semiconductor firms offer strong dividend payments and can provide a great income opportunity at current levels.
  16. A Leveraged Energy Bet With Russia
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    A Leveraged Energy Bet With Russia

    A weak economy has energy prices way down. Take advantage of a great opportunity to invest in Russia.
  17. Diesel Fuel Offers An Interesting Play
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    Diesel Fuel Offers An Interesting Play

    Use the increased demand for diesel to your advantage. Check out these picks for some good side bets in the energy sector.
  18. Buying Natural Resources At A Discount
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    Buying Natural Resources At A Discount

    Recent investor enthusiasm has pushed prices for many assets into bubble territory. By using closed ended funds, investors can buy these assets at a discount.
  19. A Portfolio Cup Of Joe
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    A Portfolio Cup Of Joe

    With global demand for coffee continuing to rise and poor weather threatening supplies, coffee prices have nowhere to go but up. This imbalance could spell out opportunities in the sector.
  20. Prime Picks In Pipelines
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    Prime Picks In Pipelines

    Pipeline firms' slow and steady nature makes them ideal picks in this volatile market.
  21. Plays For A Stronger Dollar
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    Plays For A Stronger Dollar

    Despite the long term downward trend of the U.S. dollar, the currency has seen strength over the last few months. As economic uncertainty continues to persist, analysts expect the dollar to continue rising ...
  22. Replace Your Income With Dividend-Paying Investments
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    Replace Your Income With Dividend-Paying Investments

    As more and more baby boomers focus on replacing lost income during retirement, the options for dividend-focused investing will continue to grow.
  23. Time To Buy The Land Drillers
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    Time To Buy The Land Drillers

    Land drillers are benefiting as both natural gas and oil drilling activity continues to increase. The market’s recent rout offers an opportunity to purchase shares in these firms.
  24. Industrial-Sized REITs
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    Industrial-Sized REITs

    With industrial production and the economy grinding forward, many analysts believe the industrial real estate sector is ripe for the picking.
  25. Brazil Builds-Up For The World Cup
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    Brazil Builds-Up For The World Cup

    With both the World Cup and the Olympics in Brazil’s future, the nation is undergoing a major infrastructure revival.
  26. The Big Play In Pollution Control
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    The Big Play In Pollution Control

    As the world grapples with growing pollution and environmental concerns, the mitigation industry stands to profit. For investors, this often ignored subsector of cleantech could be the way to grow a portfolio. ...
  27. Fertilizer Wars Heat Up
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    Fertilizer Wars Heat Up

    As our population continues to grow, increasing food production will be paramount. Hence, the historically boring fertilizer sector is attracting a lot of attention.
  28. Spice Up A Bond Portfolio By Going Global
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    Spice Up A Bond Portfolio By Going Global

    In order to get extra income, investors may want to open their portfolios up to international bonds.
  29. Accessing Africa's Untold Growth Story
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    Accessing Africa's Untold Growth Story

    Emerging markets represent the world's future economic growth engines. Africa represents a great way to play an ignored growth story.
  30. Could Platinum Be Better Than Gold?
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    Could Platinum Be Better Than Gold?

    As gold has risen and reached parity with platinum, the white metal could be one of the best values in the precious metals sector.
  31. Diamonds Are A Portfolio's Best Friend
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    Diamonds Are A Portfolio's Best Friend

    For investors looking for additional safe havens to place their money, diamonds could be an interesting bet.
  32. The Big Play In Critical Metals
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    The Big Play In Critical Metals

    While most investors focus on the precious and base metals, the real long-term action could be in the critical elements.
  33. An Opportunity To Play The Growth In Wind Energy
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    An Opportunity To Play The Growth In Wind Energy

    One shining example in the renewable energy space is the wind energy sector. Capacity continues to grow and offers a value among the renewable energy sectors.
  34. Despite Inflation Woes India Outshines In Asia
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    Despite Inflation Woes India Outshines In Asia

    Despite its inflationary pressures, India's strength and investment potential continues to grow.
  35. Get More Than An Education In Student Housing REITs
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    Get More Than An Education In Student Housing REITs

    With college enrollment continuing to rise and inadequate on-campus student housing affecting many universities, long-term growth in student housing REITS is assured.
  36. R&D The Future For Life Sciences Equipment Firms
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    R&D The Future For Life Sciences Equipment Firms

    Finding new healthcare solutions will be a paramount concern going forward. For investors, the best way to profit from this increased spending is through the life science equipment makers.
  37. Enticing Yields From REITs
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    Enticing Yields From REITs

    The commercial real estate sector is offering some big dividends. The recent market sell-off is an opportunity for investors to add REITs to a portfolio.
  38. Be Your Own Venture Capitalist With These Stocks
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    Be Your Own Venture Capitalist With These Stocks

    By doing some digging, there are ways for the average joe to become his/her own venture capital fund.
  39. Find Your Way Back With Dividends
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    Find Your Way Back With Dividends

    Strong dividend payers could form the best defense in an unsure market.
  40. Playing Pennsylvania's Natural Gas Boom
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    Playing Pennsylvania's Natural Gas Boom

    Tapping natural gas in the Marcellus Shale rock formation has just recently begun, and for investors it represents one of the more exciting portfolio opportunities.
  41. Coattailer's Guidebook For Emerging Market Nations
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    Coattailer's Guidebook For Emerging Market Nations

    For investors, adding exposure to emerging market nations has never been more important. Here are guru Mark Mobius' latest picks in the sector.
  42. Forestry Looks For Other Ways To Grow
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    Forestry Looks For Other Ways To Grow

    Advances in bioproducts could be the forestry sector's salvation and growth engine for years to come.
  43. Playing Athabasca's Multiple Suitors
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    Playing Athabasca's Multiple Suitors

    With oil prices once again on the rise, unconventional fuel plays begin to make economic sense. The vast Athabasca oil shale region of Alberta is one such play.
  44. The Time For China Is Now
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    The Time For China Is Now

    With concerns about inflation and slowing growth, Chinese equities have fallen hard over the last few weeks. However, the long-term picture for the emerging giant is still good.
  45. Big Buys In Renewable Energy
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    Big Buys In Renewable Energy

    As oil prices have fallen, so has the alternative energy sector. For investors with a long-term focus, the time could be right to add the sector to an energy portfolio.
  46. The Overlooked Dental Health Sector
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    The Overlooked Dental Health Sector

    While health care remains a great long-term portfolio position, many investors ignore the dental sub-sector. However, benefiting from many of the same demographic trends, the sub-sector is poised for tremendous ...
  47. Big Coastal Cities Are Key For REITs
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    Big Coastal Cities Are Key For REITs

    As the economy begins to slow down, many analysts in the commercial real estate sector are pointing to a shift towards quality properties on the coasts.
  48. 6 Ways To Add More International Dividends
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    6 Ways To Add More International Dividends

    As the dollar continues to sink, many financial advisors and investors seek safety in international dividend stocks. The ETF boom makes adding the asset class easy.
  49. The Smart Grid Goes Global
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    The Smart Grid Goes Global

    With energy use skyrocketing, a variety of policy makers have turned towards the smart grid as a way to control this demand. For investors, this global build-out could be one the largest opportunities ...
  50. Betting On Healthcare's Growth Engine
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    Betting On Healthcare's Growth Engine

    In the wake of big pharma's patent cliff and slowing R&D spending, the biotech sector is looking good for investors.