Retail investors lowered their exposure to U.S. stocks in November with banks and airlines leading the way, even though the indexes moved higher, according to a TD Ameritrade survey.
Small-caps are on fire since the election with the Russell 2000 index surging 12%. Investors may want to take gains in those small-cap stars ahead of next week's Fed meeting.
For-profit colleges and universities could soon be a thing of the past as federal regulators have begun zeroing in on the industry's habit of exploiting students.
Investors seeking to better their decision-making might be wise to consult the teachings of Israeli psychologists Amos Tversky and Daniel Kahneman.