How To Build An Investment Portfolio: The Essentials

Dodany: 24 marca 2017


You can build a solid portfolio that allows you to succeed and (generally) avoid the stress. Today's Stocks & Topics: REITs, the VIX vs. the Market, ISM Numbers, Reverse Mortgage, Costco, Emotions...

Powerful Ways to Boost 401(k) Returns In 2017

Dodany: 24 marca 2017


There are more important things than chasing returns. There's a real power in having a plan and staying on course. Today's Stocks & Topics: Fake Investing Schools, Technical Levels, Interest Rates,...

Cash Level in Mutual Funds: What Does It Tell You?

Dodany: 23 marca 2017


Some investors view mutual fund cash levels as a contrarian indicator, as cash levels generally reach their peak at market bottoms. Today's Stocks & Topics: ETFs, AXP - American Express Co., AMZN -...

What Do YOU Mean by a "Long Term" Investment?

Dodany: 22 marca 2017


One of the first things to do, planning your investment strategy, is determine your time horizon. That’s trickier than it sounds. Today's Stocks & Topics: ETFs, Remote vs. Office Work, Interest...

Can You Save Too Much in Your 401(k)?

Dodany: 21 marca 2017


Over-investing in your 401(k) can lead to a taxing retirement. It's one of the biggest mistakes investors make. Today's Stocks & Topics: Fees, AMAT - Applied Materials Inc., MU - Micron Technology...

A New President Calls for Classic Strategy

Dodany: 18 marca 2017


The market will go through some turbulence in the next four years, but long-term investors shouldn't stress. Today's Stocks & Topics: When Stocks Go Down, Bonds to Maturity, RAD - Rite Aid Corp.,...

When Warren Buffet Breaks His Own Rule

Dodany: 17 marca 2017


It's OK to ignore it during times when a stock is purchased at a price that may seem high and make a short-term decline more likely. Today's Stocks & Topics: Bonds Yield to Maturity, Annuities,...

Choosing Funds: It's More than Low Fees

Dodany: 16 marca 2017


It's tempting to sort a list by expenses and pick the cheapest one. But that may not provide the best fit. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investment Properties, FEYE - FireEye Inc., Five Money Secrets,...

Asset Location: Using the Right Types of Accounts?

Dodany: 15 marca 2017


The right account types can reduce the drag of taxes and exert more control over taxable events. Today's Stocks & Topics: Life Insurance, Traditional I-R-A Dateline on April 1st, the Stock Market...

How to Invest in the Housing Market

Dodany: 14 marca 2017


Searching for alternatives that can help diversify stock and bond-laden portfolios Today's Stocks & Topics: Treasury Bills, the DOW & Interest Rates, Refinancing, the Federal Reserve, High Yield...

4 Things The Best 401(k)s Share

Dodany: 11 marca 2017


Scanning thousands of companies, research firm rates the best 401(k) plans. Today's Stocks & Topics: Return on Equity, Jobs Report, Ohama Titanic Syndrome, Most Popular Places to Retire, Tax Scams,...

A Better Way to Invest in Index Funds?

Dodany: 10 marca 2017


Almost all index funds simply own stocks in proportion to their size. Is there a better way? Today's Stocks & Topics: GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Covered Account, Market Capitalization,...

How to Get Ready For Retirement If you’re 50

Dodany: 9 marca 2017


Though you can’t expect to match someone who started planning in their 30s, your cause is far from lost. Today's Stocks & Topics: China’s Trade Deficit, Oil Supplies, Retirement, Top 25 best Paying...

Making Sense of Mixed Messages about Economy

Dodany: 8 marca 2017


Bonds and stock markets are sending conflicting signals about the outlook for the U.S. economy. Today's Stocks & Topics: Gold & Interest Rates, GLD - SPDR Gold Trust, Rising Mortgage Rates, Malls,...

Your Statements: Open Them Or Miss Out

Dodany: 7 marca 2017


Mutual funds send out annual statements the end of January, and you should have your 4th quarter report too. Today's Stocks & Topics: Low Volume ETFs, MILN - Global X Millennials Thematic ETF,...

How To Build An Investment Portfolio: The Essentials

Dodany: 4 marca 2017


You can build a solid portfolio that allows you to succeed and (generally) avoid the stress. Today's Stocks & Topics: REITs, the VIX vs. the Market, ISM Numbers, Reverse Mortgage, Costco, PRGO -...

Reduce Stock Exposure in Retirement, or Increase It?

Dodany: 3 marca 2017


One decision making aid is the “bucket strategy” breaking your portfolio into pools of money. Today's Stocks & Topics: Stock Value, Inflation in Europe, Down 30 Thousand, Creative Destruction, VRX...

Investing for Good: Passion vs. Profits

Dodany: 2 marca 2017


They're driven by a cause — like reducing waste — applying that desire to all investment types. Today's Stocks & Topics: New Investor, the Dow, INTC - Intel Corp., LB - L Brands Inc., MELI -...

Rebalancing is All About Risk Management

Dodany: 1 marca 2017


Systematic portfolio rebalancing forces the ultimate investor axiom to hold true: Buy low, sell high. Today's Stocks & Topics: Real Estate, DLTR - Dollar Tree Inc., Trustees, GDP, Hedge Funds, GDX...

Retirement Planning for the Retired

Dodany: 28 lutego 2017


Once you hit retirement, it’s time to plan your income differently. Today's Stocks & Topics: BBW - Build-A-Bear Workshop Inc., Hedging, Tesla, Snapchat IPO, GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF,...