This week, I recommended a stock that trades above $200 a share to my subscribers. I heard back from some of them almost immediately. “What is the point of buying a stock this expensive?” one fumed. “The easy money …
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Buying Canada right now, particularly income trusts and high-dividend-paying corporations, means accessing a relatively stable, low-beta play on a global economic recovery. Beta is a measure of a stock’s relative price …
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stock ownership among U.S. adults is at its lowest level in Gallup trends since 1998, essentially unchanged from a year ago. Just over half of Americans, 52%, now say they personally, or jointly with a spouse, own stock
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As of Sunday night, all 2010 model MacBook Airs have become unavailable for shipping on Best Buy's site, sometimes an indication of an imminent Apple model update, according to Mac enthusiast site 9to5Mac. …
This may sound like 20/20 hindsight, but 2015 has been a year to own defensive stocks. According to Morningstar, low-volatility exchange-traded funds in Canada have returned an average of 4% since January, …
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Many stocks have been beaten down to very low prices due to tax selling, creating bargain basement opportunities, suggests Fred Fuld, editor of stockerblog. In fact, looking at stocks that are selling below cash …
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As the Government of India's divestment programme for the current fiscal was kicked off today with the divestment of 9.33 per cent stake in MMTC at a steep discount to the market price, six public sector enterprises (PSEs) …
Every Investment today comes with risk & return. Higher the risk higher is return that is known fact. Selection of asset class mainly depends upon individuals but given a chance every individual will select low risk and high …
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Although the Dow Jones Industrial Average closed for the first time above 15000 Tuesday, a new poll finds that the percentage of Americans who own stocks stands at a 15-year low point. Barely half of Americans, 52 percent, …
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Human beings like simple relationships: Complexity distracts from the message. But sometimes oversimplifying a message can be risky. Take the field of health and diet, which I would argue is guilty of taking complex topics …
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