What is a Recession?

A recession is a period of decline in economic activity and often defined by a continuous decline in gross domestic product for two consecutive quarters.

Cyclical Stocks: An Offensive Play for Any Market

Cyclical stocks can help investors better time an investment to maximizes their profits. You just need to know what to look for.

Investing During a Recession: How to Do It Wisely

How can you manage wealth during a recession?

Thank Goodness for Animal Spirits

Lately I’ve been thinking about animal spirits.

A Momentous Occurrence

Something momentous occurred in financial markets on May 7.

Recession Proof Stocks: Is There Such a Thing?

Recession proof stocks are something of a myth in the investing community. That said, here are stocks that are naturally insulated against market downturn.

What Is a Stock Market Crash?

Stock market crashes are very real and devastating when they occur.

How Bad Will the 2020 Recession Be?

One of the key tenets at Investment U in difficult economic environments is perspective, not panic.