• 4 minutes 2nd Annual Great Oil Price Prediction Challenge of 2019
  • 7 minutes Nucelar Deal Is Dead? Iran Distances Itself Further From ND, Alarming Russia And France
  • 10 minutes Don Jr. Tweets name Ukraine Whistleblower, Eric Ciaramella. Worked for CIA during Obama Administration, Hold over to Trump National Security Counsel under Gen McCallister, more . . . .
  • 13 minutes Shale pioneer Chesepeak will file bankruptcy soon. FINALLY ! The consolidation begins
  • 32 mins The 5 Scary New Rules Of Upside-Down Capitalism
  • 3 hours Hydrogen Hurdles in Japan
  • 6 hours Winter Storms Hitting Continental US
  • 8 hours U.S. Shale To Break Records Despite Bearish Rhetoric
  • 1 day More dumbed down? re Hong Kong Act of Congress
  • 19 hours PennEast Appealing Wacky 3rd Circuit Decision to Supreme Court
  • 21 hours Impeachment S**te
  • 2 hours Pope Proposes New Sin: Thou Shalt Not Destroy The Harmony Of The Environment
  • 1 day Petroleum Industry Domain Names
  • 19 hours Contaminated Oil
  • 19 hours NATGAS, LNG, Technology, benefits etc , cleaner global energy fuel
  • 1 day U.S. Shale Output may Start Dropping Next Year
  • 16 hours Aramco IPO magic trick
  • 1 day Crazy Stories From Round The World
  • 19 hours Wonders of US Shale: US Shale Benefits: The U.S. leads global petroleum and natural gas production with record growth in 2018
The Financial Lexicon

Contributor since: 28 Oct 2012

The Financial Lexicon

I am an investor/trader with nearly a decade of experience in the financial world. I have experience investing in and trading equities, options, and a variety of fixed income and alternative investment products.

Author of The 5 Fundamentals of Building a Retirement Portfolio:

Whether you are an everyday investor interested in the financial markets or an experienced financial professional looking for new insights into portfolio construction and various assets, this book has something for you. The 5 Fundamentals of Building a Retirement Portfolio focuses on the essential elements of building a well-rounded retirement portfolio: predictable income, inflation protection, deflation protection, liquidity, and principal preservation. In the context of the five fundamentals, this book discusses a variety of popular investing topics including dividend growth investing, high-yield bonds, call and put options, and commodities. It also provides unique insight into buy-and-hold investing, taxable-equivalent bond yields, the debt ceiling, and more! The 5 Fundamentals of Building a Retirement Portfolio aims to help each reader become a better-informed investor with a good grasp of the decision-making process necessary to select the various assets best suited for his or her retirement portfolio.

Latest articles from The Financial Lexicon

  • As Brent Crude's Popularity Grows, Should You Dump USO?

    Published 07 December 2012 | viewed 5,187 times

    In the recent Bloomberg article, “Brent Favored Over WTI Oil by U.S. for First Time,” the authors discuss the EIA’s decision to drop WTI crude…

  • When Trading Natural Gas, Don't Forget This Fund

    Published 27 November 2012 | viewed 4,176 times

    If you are an investor who wants exposure to commodity futures but does not want to trade the futures yourself, there are now plenty of…

  • Here's How to Hide in Commodities

    Published 09 November 2012 | viewed 4,462 times

    I am a big believer in the notion that there is no “one size fits all” portfolio allocation to which investors should turn when building…

  • Two Big Commodity Themes You Should Think About

    Published 27 October 2012 | viewed 7,079 times

    When entering the world of commodities investing, there are many things to consider. Not only are there many different commodities to choose from, but other…

Oilprice - The No. 1 Source for Oil & Energy News
Download on the App Store Get it on Google Play