- If you believe the stock market is heading to the moon! You should invest in broad=based index funds, such as Vanguard Total Stock Market Index Fund (VTSMX) or SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY).
- If you believe the stock market is in big trouble! You should invest in Gold, Cash, or government bonds.
- If you believe renewable energy is gaining momentum! You should consider Windmill makers such as GE (a leading supplier of wind turbines) or VWS (the largest windmill manufacturer in the world).
- If you believe demand will grow for portable power. You should consider Lithium mines by investing in Global X Lithium & Battery Tech ETF (LIT).
- If you believe the future of manufacturing is robots. You should consider robot makers such as iShares Robotics and Artificial Intelligence ETF (IRBO) or Robo Global Robotics & Automation Index ETF (ROBO).
- If you believe in the future we will be the robots. You should consider implant makers such as United Therapeutics (UTHR), 3D Systems (DDD), Stryker Corporation (SYK), Wright Medical Group (WMGI), Edwards Lifesciences (EW), or Abbott Lab (ABT).
- If you believe cash will disappear. You should consider Visa (V), Mastercard (MA), and American Express (AXP).
- If you believe border security is important. You should consider Eagle Materials (EXP) or Cemex (CX).
- If you believe half of America will have diabetes someday. You should consider the Obesity ETF (SLIM).
- If you believe someday people will routinely live to age 120. You should consider retirement housing such as the Janus Henderson Long-Term Care ETF (OLD) or Global X's Longevity Thematic ETF (LNGR).
- If you believe super viruses pose a threat. You should consider biotech firms such as Merck (MRK) or iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF (IBB).
- If you believe the world war III is inevitable. You should consider medical treatment such as Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), Zimmer Biomet (ZBH), or Smith & Nephew (SNN).
- If you believe the world war III will be online. You should consider cybersecurity ETFs such as HACK or CIBR.
- If you believe we will travel the world more often. You should consider cruise lines, hotels, such as Royal Caribbean (CRL), Carnival (CCL), and Norwegian (NCLH), or airlines such as UAL, AAL, and LUV, or hotels such as MAR, HLT, and H.
- If you believe outer space travel will be next. You should consider Boeing (BA) or DuPont (DWDP).
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