U.S. investors should evaluate and review their holdings to see if adding international stock exposure makes sense for them.» Read more
Would you rather get a useless trinket or a small stake in your favorite brand? Two services let consumers easily give stock as a gift with just a few clicks.» Read more
The U.S. Treasury holds weekly T-bill auctions. That’s not news, but in the 4 weekly auctions held before the Oct. 19 auctions, the 1-month T-bill was priced to yield 0.00%.» Read more
See why this might be a good time to consider trading in your traditional IRA for a Roth IRA.» Read more
The availability of ETFs in retirement accounts gives investors access to a wider array of investments, but not all choices are appropriate in these accounts.» Read more
Companies release reports on earnings every quarter. As a result, critics say, businesses manage for the quarter rather than for the long-term.» Read more
What if you could participate in the market’s upside performance while protecting yourself against downside risk?
These products exist. They are equity-indexed annuities and equity-linked CDs.
All investors wants a fund that yields high returns, yet protects them when the market tanks.» Read more
The end of the quarter end is interesting when portfolio managers dress up their portfolios.» Read more
The Financial Industry Regulatory Authority tries to pull the weeds out of the broker garden, but more sprout up than it can handle.» Read more