Selecting the right exchange-traded funds will help the investor play defense in this environment.
The severe weather will depress GDP, jobs and other indicators making a volatile 2014 even choppier. Here are some practical steps equity investors should take to beat the winter blues.
When the market corrects by a few percentage points it's time to buy, not sell.
Investors face countless choices. Here's how we narrowed our list for 2014 to nine.
The minimum wage hasn't budged in years, but the underlying and intertwining issues are complex.
Consider the downside and risks in hybrids -- floating rate securities, step-up bonds and Treasury inflation protected securities.
These investments aren't as simple or as attractive as they may be appear to be.
Here are some stocks to consider and others to avoid.
Verizon and Pfizer are among the opportunities in longer-dated options contracts.
Investing in Africa now is like getting into China 15 years ago.