Articles by Rebecca Barshop

Rebecca Barshop is the Senior Managing Editor of the Profit Trends franchise and its offshoot publications, including Strategic Trends Investor

When Rebecca joined The Oxford Club’s team several years ago, she was inspired to start investing and manage her own portfolios. Since then, she has honed her investing skills and developed a specialization in the trends that spell profits for investors.

Rebecca focuses on how investors of all ages can take advantage of the market’s daily twists and turns. Her unique perspective empowers readers to make the most informed decisions in pursuit of their financial freedom.

Living Life Unplugged: Why You Should Leave Your Portfolio Alone

Here’s what happened to my portfolio after I unplugged from the markets for three months.

Internet Overload: Staying Connected During the Pandemic

Though human interaction was limited during the pandemic, the internet helped us stay connected.

2020 Market Predictions: Halfway There and Our Revisit

Let’s check in on the predictions our experts made at the beginning of the year.

Why “FAANG” Is Out and “MAAN” Is In

It’s safe to say that Microsoft has earned its place among the megacap tech acronyms.

Which Companies Are Benefiting From No Summer Vacations?

Summer vacations aren’t dead, per se. They’re just going to look a little different in 2020.

Is Disney a “Buy” Right Now?

Disney has been struggling throughout the pandemic, but here’s why the stock is still a “Buy.”

Profit Trends Talk: Oil, 5G, Summer Trends and More

Matthew and David discuss the oil markets, where to redirect your money, seasonal trends and more.

The Fate of the Housing Market Post-Pandemic: Is This Another 2008?

What does the recent refinancing wave mean for the U.S. housing market? Are we about to witness a 2008 repeat?

How to Use Inverse ETFs to Your Advantage in a Down Market

When the markets tank, inverse ETFs will help keep your wealth safe and secure.

A Surprising Healthcare Opportunity in the Era of “Social Distancing”

Telemedicine, a virtual way to see your doctor, is rising in popularity due to COVID-19 and social distancing.