There’s no question about it: The notion of paying for college is a stressful one for parents and students alike. But compounding the issue is the fact that 45% of parents have no idea how much they should be saving each month for their kids’ higher education. That’s the latest from a Fidelity study, which also found that parents are underestimating the potential sticker price....More>>>
Editor’s Note: Small-cap stocks are expected to outperform under the policies and reforms enacted by the Trump administration, but not all small caps are worthwhile. Taking a minute to review Sid’s simple five-step strategy for unearthing the best bets could pay off big in the year ahead. Take a look…
Today I’m going to show you how to....More>>>
Stocks couldn’t quite break into positive territory in Tuesday’s session, and both theDow Jones Industrial Average(DJINDICES:^DJI) and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC) indexes finished lower on the day.
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Americans aren’t known for being great savers.
In a recent GoBankingRates study, 69% of adults admitted to having less than $1,000 in the bank, while 34% said they actually don’t have any savings at all. But apparently, this collective lack of savings doesn’t get all that much better with age. A study by the National Bureau of Economic Research found not so long ago that....More>>>
In my very first MannKind article I offered for my SA readers, I made the following statement:
Wall Street gurus are always smarter than the retail investor that doesn’t do their homework.
I have mentioned several times that MannKind’s (NASDAQ:MNKD) management understands the reality and has done a remarkable job in keeping the company hooked up to a life support system....More>>>
The Q4 2016 earnings report for small cap obesity drug stock Arena Pharmaceuticals, Inc (NASDAQ: ARNA) is scheduled for after the market closes onTuesday (March 14th). Last June,Arena Pharmaceuticals announced a strategic shifting of priorities to emphasize its proprietary clinical stage pipeline and the implementation of additional cost reductions to streamline the organization to support its development....More>>>
Source: ThinkstockUntil about 2008 or so, discussion about the future price of crude oil was directed by the concept of peak oil. That is, when does the world reach peak production, after which the price of crude will skyrocket. In less than a decade, the discussion is now focused on the concept of “peak demand,” the point at which global demand for crude begins to decline.
The stock market’s relentless march upward has pushed the prices of many companies higher. As investors bid up good and bad businesses alike, it can be hard to discern which companies are the best for long-term investors.
That’s especially true in the world of dividend stocks, where income-starved investors face greater temptation by the day to reach for high dividend stocks that....More>>>
&l;p&g;&l;img class=&q;dam-image bloomberg size-large wp-image-41842044&q; src=&q;https://specials-images.forbesimg.com/dam/imageserve/41842044/960×0.jpg?fit=scale&q; data-height=&q;640&q; data-width=&q;960&q;&g; A collection of bitcoin tokens sit in this arranged photograph in London, U.K., on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018. Billionaire Warren Buffett said on CNBC that most digital coins won&s;t hold....More>>>
“The prudent see danger and take refuge, but the simple keep going and pay the penalty.” – Proverbs 27:12
It’s hard to remember an asset class or investment strategy that, while still being unfamiliar to most investors, has attracted more attention or been the subject of more debate in the financial media over the past year than “low volatility.”