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5 Index Funds Worth A Look In October

| October 15, 2020 | 0 Comments
5 Index Funds Worth A Look In October

These index funds for October to watch offer both diversification and exposure to several asset classes in different financial markets In the decades since index funds first came on the scene, they’ve taken up an important niche in investing. They are a great way to get broad exposure, and take some of the guesswork out […]

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Why You Should Focus On Growth Stocks Today

| October 13, 2020 | 0 Comments
Why You Should Focus On Growth Stocks Today

My friend who’s a novice investor asked for advice recently. He was “bargain hunting” for cheap stocks, and trying to decide between buying Kohl’s (KSS) or ExxonMobil (XOM). I cringed. “Listen,” I told him. “You’re thinking about this all wrong.” I get where my friend is coming from. From childhood we’re taught to be financially prudent. To seek bargains and […]

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Double Digit Dividend Yields And The Potential For 100% Stock Price Gains

| September 10, 2020 | 0 Comments
Double Digit Dividend Yields And The Potential For 100% Stock Price Gains

For the broader U.S. stock market, the pandemic-triggered crash has come and gone. In February and March, the S&P 500 stock index experienced a short-term bear market, dropping by over 35% from its early-February peak to the late-March bottom. The S&P 500 steadily recovered the losses and then some, with the index now up 11% […]

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Stock Researching Advice For 2020

| August 18, 2020 | 0 Comments
Stock Researching Advice For 2020

Researching stock trends can have you looking into a variety of factors to decide if you want to add it to your portfolio. This is called fundamental analysis and it includes the company’s financial situation and management- plus, many other aspects. As a beginner, you will want to go into buying stocks knowing that it […]

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Billionaire Tips For Intermediate Investors

| August 6, 2020 | 0 Comments
Billionaire Tips For Intermediate Investors

Whether you’re a casual investor with a budding 401(k) or an experienced stock market player, you likely know that investing is a skill that you can never truly master. Even Alan Greenspan, the former chair of the Federal Reserve, has been quoted as saying financial education “is a process that should begin at an early age and […]

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These Four High-Yield Stocks Make Value Investing Attractive To Investors

| July 21, 2020 | 0 Comments
These Four High-Yield Stocks Make Value Investing Attractive To Investors

The financial news focuses on the major stock market indexes. These are the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA), the S&P 500, and the NASDAQ Composite Index (NASDAQ). However, the effects of the coronavirus pandemic on different sectors of the economy has these indexes painting an incomplete picture of what’s happening in the U.S. stock market. […]

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Retirement For Beginners: The Roth IRA Explained

| July 16, 2020 | 0 Comments
Retirement For Beginners: The Roth IRA Explained

Roth IRAs offer tax-free growth on your retirement investments and significant tax benefits. If you are thinking about contributing to a Roth IRA, here is what you need to know. Before We Look at the Roth IRA, Understand a Traditional IRA. A Traditional IRA is a tax-deferred retirement savings account because any income tax or […]

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The 7 Best Stocks To Invest In Right Now

The 7 Best Stocks To Invest In Right Now

From big movers to deep discounts, these stocks offer traders a little something extra With the novel coronavirus bearing down heavily on the market over the past few months, identifying the best stocks to invest in right now can be a difficult task. But to make this process more simple, I’m going to identify the best stocks […]

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Finding A Balance In Your Income Basket

Finding A Balance In Your Income Basket

Once again, yields are low… really low. This creates an obvious challenge for investors that still need their portfolios to generate income.  While junk bonds offer high levels of income, you probably shouldn’t have risky junk bonds as your only income generator.  But how can we build a portfolio with the primary goal of income […]

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4 Reliable Dividend-Paying Companies That Sell To The Companies That Sell To You

| June 25, 2020 | 0 Comments
4 Reliable Dividend-Paying Companies That Sell To The Companies That Sell To You

When most people think about publicly traded companies, a small number of companies come to mind. There are the hot tech stocks like Amazon, Facebook, and Tesla. You may also think of old-school companies like Johnson & Johnson, Walmart, and Bank of America. Yet, once people begin investing, many are surprised to learn there are […]

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