Consider these five, right in front of you on this one day, so you get the perils of stock ownership and know how to handle them when they occur.
Moody's Investors Service predicts active stock- and bond-picking firms' share of the money-management industry will be overtaken as soon as 2021 by 'passive' vehicles like index-tracking mutual funds and exchange-traded funds.
The Oracle of Omaha's instructions for his wife's eventual inheritance offer some valuable lessons.
Did the Fed aid Microsoft? No, Microsoft aided Microsoft. J&J aided J&J. Procter aided Procter.
Rob Isbitts, chief investment officer of Sungarden Fund Management, says that despite the past month of moderating emotions in the investment markets, we still are looking at an environment that offers danger and big gain potential at the same time.
Don't try to fight the market trend, work with it -- but keep an eye to the news and be ready to act.
This stock market is doing a nice job of making it tough on everyone.
Want to outperform the market? Ride out temporary ups and downs, and try to stay 100% invested.
The runaway growth of exchange-traded funds over the past decade shows no signs of abating, with a top industry forecaster now projecting the assets will surge at least 18% this year, topping $4 trillion for the first time.