What Is Swing Trading and Is It Right For You?

What Is Swing Trading and Is It Right For You?

Swing trading aims to take advantage of short-term financial market movements, but it does come with the risk of losing money - and fast.

Is Robinhood Safe? What to Know About the Investment App in 2019

Is Robinhood Safe? What to Know About the Investment App in 2019

Robinhood has taken off as one of the most popular, commission-free investment apps on the market. But, is it safe?

BlackRock Profit Stalls Despite Continuing Runaway Growth in ETFs

BlackRock Profit Stalls Despite Continuing Runaway Growth in ETFs

BlackRock continues to devour mutual-fund competitors with its suite of popular exchange-traded funds, but profit fell 3% in the first quarter due to the market swoon in late 2018, reducing average asset levels and thus lowering the base for calculating fees.

April's Market Outlook: Is This the Eye of the Hurricane?

April's Market Outlook: Is This the Eye of the Hurricane?

Rob Isbitts says the powerful uptrend in global stocks is alive and well, but investors should be prepared for the possibility we are in the eye of the storm, and the lows of 2018 could yet be taken out.

8 Great Ways to Play the Energy Sector: From High-Yield MLPs to Royalty Trusts

8 Great Ways to Play the Energy Sector: From High-Yield MLPs to Royalty Trusts

An unusual play on liquid natural gas, a one-of-a-kind royalty trust, a low-risk, diversified mutual fund, two high-yielding midstream MLPs, and a trio of oil ETFs.

How to Start Investing and Build Personal Wealth

How to Start Investing and Build Personal Wealth

Investing is the best way to create wealth - here's how to get started.

7 Best Free Stock Trading Platforms in 2019

7 Best Free Stock Trading Platforms in 2019

It's 2019, and there are now dozens of options to trade stocks online or on your mobile phone. What are the best free stock trading platforms in 2019? And which should you choose?

How to Buy Gold: Six Tips and Reasons to Buy in 2019

How to Buy Gold: Six Tips and Reasons to Buy in 2019

Buying gold is easier than you may think - but you have to do your homework first.

Mutual Funds, Eviscerated by ETFs, Face New Humiliation, Moody's Says

Mutual Funds, Eviscerated by ETFs, Face New Humiliation, Moody's Says

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.

What Is a Broker and What Does It Mean for Me?

What Is a Broker and What Does It Mean for Me?

A broker acts as a middleman who can execute an investment trade for you - on your terms.