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.

Top 3 Ways to Track the Effect of Female Leadership on the Markets

A woman in the White House could greatly benefit the U.S. stock market. Here’s how you can position your portfolio to profit.

Are Young Adults Saving Enough for Retirement?

Here’s how young adults are shaping up compared with other generations when it comes to retirement.

How to Gift Stock and Win the Holidays

If you really want to give your family members something to cherish when they’re older, jump-start their wealth building with the gift of the free market.

5 Socially Responsible Funds to Be Grateful For

These five funds strive to follow ethical business practices while also producing healthy returns.

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.”