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John Lekas: Invest in Cheap Russian Energy Bonds

John Lekas recently made appearances on CNBC and TheStreet to discuss an unlikely investment opportunity: Russia. Despite the horrendous conflict with Ukraine and the current government ban on food imports from the United States and other western country, Russian energy bonds are currently cheap and ripe for investment.     Lekas told CNBC that he [...]

Investors Unaware of Gains in the Bull Market

The stock market was up 30% in 2013, but nobody seemed to notice. According to a recent Gallup pole, nine out of ten people didn’t know about the market’s bullish gains. In fact, the bull market is already well into its fifth year, but only 52% of Americans were invested in the stock market last [...]

John Lekas: How Tesla Successfully Scaled Production

John Lekas writes a quick blog post on how Tesla has successfully scaled production of its renowned electric cars. Tesla is preparing to open its Gigafactory lithium ion battery production facility, which will double the world lithium production capacity and catapult Tesla toward its goal of producing 200,000 units per year by 2020. Read the [...]

Interview: Small fund nimble enough to navigate the edges of fixed income

Jeff Benjamin with InvestmentNews recently interviewed John Lekas, president, chief executive and senior portfolio manager at Leader Capital Corp. regarding the Leader Capital Total Return Fund which has a five-star rating from Morningstar Inc. and is leading the intermediate-term bond fund category year-to-date, as well as the one- and three-year periods. Read the full article [...]

Read: 4 Retirement Strategies to Avoid Now

Barbara Friedberg, for US News, writes: “A better alternative to a long-term bond fund today is a short-term bond fund … With these options, you won’t risk losing principal value as interest rates increase during the next few years.” Read the article here.

Read: Red Flag for Stocks – Insiders Are Selling

“The bull market is on the brink of losing one of its most important supports … corporate insiders who historically have exhibited the greatest insight into their companies’ prospects have recently become more bearish … That doesn’t have to doom the market immediately, since insiders often act early, in order to avoid the appearance — or the [...]