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3 Clever Bond Investments to Protect Your Stock Portfolio

3 Clever Bond Investments to Protect Your Stock Portfolio

It's time to get creative in seeking relatively safe investments. Here are several top suggestions.

60 Seconds: What is the Yield Curve and Why is Everyone Talking About It?

60 Seconds: What is the Yield Curve and Why is Everyone Talking About It?

More people are talking about the yield curve than ever before! So what the heck is it and why should you be looking at it these days? Give me 60 seconds and I'll tell you. Watch!

Bonds vs. Stocks: What's the Difference?

Bonds vs. Stocks: What's the Difference?

While a bond is an issuing of debt with the contingency to pay interest for the money, stocks are stakes of ownership in a company that are given in exchange for cash.

How to Prevent Debt From Destroying Your Retirement

How to Prevent Debt From Destroying Your Retirement

Retiring with debt is not necessarily a bad thing. You just have to know what to do with it.

The Threat of a Recession Shouldn't Deter You From Investing, Expert Says

The Threat of a Recession Shouldn't Deter You From Investing, Expert Says

Investors shouldn't get too ahead of themselves before the rout actually comes to fruition, says Jeff Kleintop of Charles Schwab.

Why Retirees Should Stick With Stocks

Why Retirees Should Stick With Stocks

Stocks are often volatile, but retirees should stay the course as a means to grow their wealth.

Benchmark 10-Year Yield Pulls Back After Touching 3% on Fed Rate Hike

Benchmark 10-Year Yield Pulls Back After Touching 3% on Fed Rate Hike

A hawkish Fed statement pushes bond yields higher. Here's what else is flinching following the central bank's rate hike.

Video: Here's How the 10-Year Treasury Yield Affects the Stock Market

Video: Here's How the 10-Year Treasury Yield Affects the Stock Market

Worries over the 10-year Treasury yield have gripped the stock market so far this year.

Video: Here Is How Tariffs Affect the Stock and Bond Markets

Video: Here Is How Tariffs Affect the Stock and Bond Markets

Both bond and stock investors should be watching the current U.S. trade negotiations with China, the EU, Mexico and Canada closely.

Investors Are Watching Economic Data Through the Lens of the 10-Year Yield

Investors Are Watching Economic Data Through the Lens of the 10-Year Yield

Economic data, such as the monthly jobs report and inflation numbers, are being observed by investors through the lens of the benchmark 10-year Treasury yield.