Investing

Bonds

Double Your Money the Safe Way

Keep this investment long enough and it will pay off big.

Portfolio Strategy

Will the Coronavirus Scare Lead to a Recession?

Depending on how widespread the coronavirus is—and how much it rattles consumers—the economic slowdown could become a recession. What investors can do.

Bonds

Where to Look Now for Higher Yields on Investments

There’s plenty of higher-yielding investments available now, but you need to be savvy about the level of risk.

Stocks

Videogame Stock Growth

Several trends are driving growth in the videogame industry. Here are some of the most attractive stocks that benefit.

Stocks

A Fund That Invests in Companies That Disrupt…Transform…and Innovate

Stocks of companies that will reinvent how their industries operate and transform the lives of their customers are a good investment opportunity.

Mutual Funds & ETFs

The Stock Sectors That Could Shine in 2020

These four exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that are focused on what are likely to be the most attractive sectors of the market in 2020. Investing in them lets you spread your bets amo...

Mutual Funds & ETFs

Socially Responsible Funds May Not Be

Many socially responsible funds include investments that may not fit your definition of companies that are socially responsible.

Stocks

10 Great Stocks for Under $10

: Rich opportunities in low-priced stocks range from a beer giant and a smartphone pioneer to a global meat exporter and a gold miner.

Stocks

Three Biotech Companies Likely to Be Acquired

Possible acquisitions could send stock prices of these three biotech companies soaring.

Bonds

Best and Worst Bond Funds for 2020

How to get the most from your bond investments in 2020, given the challenges facing the market.

Mutual Funds & ETFs

“Fund of Funds” ETFs Create an Easy Investment Portfolio for You

“Fund of Funds” ETFs provide one-stop shopping for investors seeking an easy way to create a portfolio.

Stocks

Reduce Your Financial Stress with These Low-Volatility Investments

If you thought that you could handle a volatile stock market, this year’s market crash put that belief to the test.

Stocks

The Streaming TV Wars: What to Watch, Which Stocks to Buy

Which streaming services are worth investing in? Disney, Viacom, Netflix, Amazon or…?

Stocks

The “Dividend Kings” Shine

There are 27 stocks in the S&P 500 that have raised dividends every year for at least 50 years—so-called Dividend Kings. Here are the three best now.

Mutual Funds & ETFs

Some Foreign Funds Are Not Foreign Enough

Your foreign stock fund may have a heavy dose of US stocks, possibly throwing off your asset allocation plan