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What Market History Portends for Biden’s First Year

Here’s what tends to happen when there is a change in political party in the White House and when Congress is controlled by one party or two.

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The Real Growth Stocks

Although about 270 stocks in the S&P 500 are classified as "growth," having increased revenue an average of 15% or more over the past five years, only 66 are truly worthy of th...

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Best Stock Funds and ETFs for 2021

The challenges and opportunities of 2020 will continue to shape fund success in 2021.

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Better Way to Invest in Electric Vehicles

Electric vehicle makers have soared on the stock market, but electric system suppliers may be the better long-term investment.

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The Best Midcap Stocks and Funds Now

Medium-size companies have features that make them attractive to investors in the current environment.

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With “SPACs,” Now You Can Invest In Companies Before They Go Public

This alternative to an IPO called a SPAC enables small investors to invest early in an electric-truck maker, a space tourism business and more…and a lot more opportunities are on...

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Stocks Benefit From Cancer-Test Breakthroughs

Genetic blood testing is a $6 billion market destined to grow to $50 billion.

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Toxic Stocks: These Beaten-Down Companies May Never Recover

Some major companies will never fully recover from the pandemic plunge, making them “toxic stocks” that should be shunned.

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You Can Buy Fractions of a Stock as a Gift

More than half-a-dozen brokerages let you buy slices of a stock for as little as a few dollars per share.

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Don’t Miss These Hidden Opportunities in Foreign Stocks

Attractive foreign stocks include companies that are helping parts of the world deal with the pandemic, defense spending, low interest rates and more.

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Coronavirus Puts Focus on Health-Testing Stocks

These companies test for current or past coronavirus or for other diseases that can be detected from home tests.

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2020 Trends That Will Drive Stocks for Years

The stocks this fund manager hunts for are tapping into consumer trends that have gotten a boost from the upheaval in consumer behavior and spending.

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These Attractive Stocks Boldly Raise Dividends Even Now

Choosing companies that boost payouts despite today’s challenges is a great strategy for the rocky environment that investors face.

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Out-of-this-world Stocks

Spending on space ventures is expected to triple to $1.1 trillion by 2040, providing big opportunities for long-term stock investors.

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As Stock Buybacks Dry Up, Here Are Winners, Losers

This year’s financial meltdown has put a spotlight on how damaging the wrong kind of buyback can be.