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We Asked Our Pros About the Longevity of the Bull Market

We Asked Our Pros About the Longevity of the Bull Market

We hit the street and asked some pros their views of the current market, tariffs, rising interest rates and more. Watch now!

Want to Buy $1 Worth of Stock for 90 Cents or Less?

Want to Buy $1 Worth of Stock for 90 Cents or Less?

You can with certain so-called "closed-end" mutual funds - an often overlooked investment class. TheStreet's retirement expert Robert Powell and an all-star panel tell you all you need to know in this sponsored webinar.

60 Seconds: What Is a Closed-End Fund?

60 Seconds: What Is a Closed-End Fund?

Closed-end funds are like the dark horse of the investment world. They are not mentioned much but they could make you some serious money. Give me 60 seconds and I'll tell you how! Watch!

What Investors Should Know About Closed-End Funds or CEFs

What Investors Should Know About Closed-End Funds or CEFs

Did you know that the majority of closed-end funds or CEF's are fixed-income (tax-exempt bond funds make up 42% of the market and domestic taxable bond funds make up 20%) and the majority of CEFs also have leverage?

Closed-End Funds (CEF) or Exchanged Traded Funds (ETF) and Your Portfolio

Closed-End Funds (CEF) or Exchanged Traded Funds (ETF) and Your Portfolio

This year marks the 150 year anniversary of the closed-end fund structure or CEF's. Although, not as highly publicized or as well known as ETFs, CEF's have long been valued by advisors and investors as a tool for potentially boosting investment income. So what are the advantages and disadvantages? TheStreet's webinar Why Closed-End Funds Could Deliver a Powerful Income Portfolio Boost is sponsored by Nuveen.

Investors Are Playing a Dangerous Game of Ignoring President Trump

Investors Are Playing a Dangerous Game of Ignoring President Trump

Marc Benioff buys Time magazine - you should buy Salesforce shares. Spending on stock buybacks has gotten out of control. The Apple Watch 4 is likely to be underestimated by Wall Street.

Women Are Not a Market Niche in Financial Advisor Industry

Women Are Not a Market Niche in Financial Advisor Industry

Historically, the financial services industry has not served women particularly well, tending to make female clients feel undervalued and thus engendering little trust in their financial advisors.

Gene Simmons: Here's What I Learned From the Lehman Brothers Bankruptcy

Gene Simmons: Here's What I Learned From the Lehman Brothers Bankruptcy

The Lehman Brothers bankruptcy on September 15, 2008 impacted an array of folks from the wealthy tothe average Joe. TheStreet asks Kiss front-man Gene Simmons how he was impacted and the lessons he learned from the meltdown.

Stock Market Crash: Definition, Causes and What To Know in 2018

Stock Market Crash: Definition, Causes and What To Know in 2018

Stock market crashes happen more than you think. The key to surviving them is being prepared.

How to Invest Money - Even If You Don't Have Money Right Now

How to Invest Money - Even If You Don't Have Money Right Now

Investing your money can seem impossible when you just don't have that much money. But if you still want to try, you have affordable options.