Investment company Independent Advisor Alliance buys Vanguard Total Stock Market, iShares Core U.S. Aggregate Bond, PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1, PowerShares Preferred Portfolio, Vanguard Total Bond Market, SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average, SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Intl Treasury Bd, SPDR MidCap Trust Series I, iShares S&P 500 Growth, iShares Core S&P 500, sells Alphabet Inc, Spectra Energy....More>>>
Last week, I discussed the pros and cons of a rising equity glide path approach to asset allocation in retirement. This week, I want to finish that discussion by looking at two other options.
A second approach to dynamic asset allocation is to use valuation-based asset allocation. The idea for this approach is to reduce the stock allocation when the portfolio is....More>>>
Its no surprise that more Americans are working past retirement age. What may be surprising is one of the possible reasons why.
New research conducted by Boston Colleges Center for Retirement Research suggests that a late-career job switch may play a big part in keeping Americans toiling away into their golden years.
The research paper found that if someone switches jobs voluntarily....More>>>
Blackstone co-founder Stephen Schwarzman (Photograph by Jamel Toppin)
As President Donald Trump visits Saudi Arabia on the biggest foreign trip of his presidency, private equity giant Blackstone Group is unveiling a $40 billion infrastructure fund with the gulf nation, which will primarily invest in the United States. Saudi Arabia will commit $20 billion to the Blackstone....More>>>
When an industry enjoys significant growth, individual stock valuations often rise with the tide. This firm’s inability to grow profits amidst record industry revenues raises a red flag. Add in significant competition, lagging margins, and an overvalued stock price, and it’s hard to justify any bull case. Nevertheless, this stock is up 48% over the past year. For these reasons and more,....More>>>
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