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  1. 5 ETFs With Facebook Exposure (FB,FDN,XLK,QQQ)

    If you want exposure to Facebook while being diversified, consider these ETFs.
  2. These ETFs Had the Biggest Outflows in May (SPY)

    These eight ETFs had the biggest outflows in May.
  3. These ETFs Had the Biggest Inflows in May (VTV)

    Following the money would lead you to these ETFs, which had the biggest inflows in May.
  4. 5 Best Muni Bond Funds

    These five funds are some of the best bets for muni bonds for those seeking diversification and tax benefits.
  5. 4 Reasons Why the Hedge Fund Industry Is Getting Attacked (VFIAX)

    Learn about the continued scrutiny of hedge funds and how the industry has come under fire for both regulatory and performance ...
  6. Robert Olstein On Index Investing and Value Investing (SPY)

    Find out why fund manager Robert Olstein trusts fundamental value investing strategies, and how his approach differs from ...
  7. 5 Income Strategies For Your Portfolio

    Discover five moves you can make to start generating regular income from your investment portfolio with income-focused investments.
  8. How to Play the Biotech Rally (IBB,GILD,LABD)

    These ETFs and stocks are some of the best bets to play the biotech rebound.
  9. 5 Stocks Under $5 With Potential (SIRI,GRPN,KTOS)

    These five stocks offer potential but not without high risk.
  10. 3 Stocks Sensitive to a Summer Swoon (CAT,PCLN)

    These three stocks might take a hit this summer if the market falters, but for completely different reasons.
  11. 3 Benefits of Looking at Asset Classes Beyond Your Portfolio

    Discover three of the primary advantages for investors that can be obtained by diversifying their investment portfolio with ...
  12. Top Analyst Warns to Sell Tesla Motors, Inc. (TSLA)

    As Tesla continues to captivate auto-enthusiast, one top Wall Street analyst remains a vocal critic of the company.
  13. 4 Ratios to Evaluate Dividend Stocks

    Discover details about fundamental analysis ratios that could help to evaluate dividend paying stocks, and learn how to calculate ...
  14. 5 Companies With Huge Cash Flow (AAPL,VZ,MSFT,WMT)

    These five companies have major cash flow which makes them good long-term bets.
  15. Top Smart Beta ETFs (IWF,IWD,VIG,VTV,VUG)

    These five smart beta ETFs from BlackRock and Vanguard have been long-term winners.
  16. 10 Largest Holdings in the S&P 500 (AAPL,AMZN,FB)

    What is the investing potential of each of the 10 largest companies in the S&P 500 Index?
  17. Value Investing: Why Investors Care About Free Cash Flow Over EBITDA

    Examine value investing philosophy and methodology to see why free cash flow is more important than EBITDA in pure intrinsic ...
  18. Is Amazon Going to Be Worth $6,000 Per Share? (AMZN)

    Find out why Amazon stock is not going to be worth $6,000 per share in 10 years and what future price for the stock investors ...
  19. Verizon Stock: Capital Structure Analysis (VZ)

    Investigate Verizon's capital structure, and understand how debt and equity capitalization and enterprise value interact ...
  20. Idea-Driven Companies: What Are the Pros and Cons for Investors?

    Discover how idea-intensive companies pose significant risk while presenting ample opportunity and creating competition in ...
  21. High Beta Stocks: Risks to Consider Over a Long Horizon

    Learn the risks of high-beta stocks if you are considering them for your portfolio. These stocks can provide strong returns ...
  22. High Dividend Stocks: 3 Things to Consider Before Buying

    Discover some of the risks involved in investing in high-yield stocks, and learn about some of the factors that you should ...
  23. How to Rebalance Your Portfolio for the Summer (GM,HAL)

    With odds of a rate hike increasing, and an election in November, investors should look to rotate towards the defensive sectors ...
  24. 5 Hot Momentum Stocks to Watch (BAC, TOL, FCX, F)

    These aren't your typical momentum stocks. They're big names that are moving higher for logical reasons.
  25. 5 Dividend Growth Stocks Posed For Higher Dividends (V, NKE)

    Learn about five companies that have a strong history of consistently growing their dividend payments and have the potential ...
  26. The Share Buyback Report: The Telecom Sector (T, VZ)

    Examine telecommunications sector share repurchase data to identify which companies and catalysts drove buyback trends between ...
  27. Best ETFs for a Rate Hike (XLF,UUP)

    These two ETFs have potential to move higher if the Federal Reserve hikes interest rates.
  28. 4 Benefits of Holding Stocks for the Long Term

    Discover some of the benefits that come from buying and holding stocks for longer periods of time, such as tax savings and ...
  29. David Einhorn on the Value of Gold (GLD)

    Find out what famed hedge fund manager of Greenlight Capital, David Einhorn, is saying about investing in gold, and get his ...
  30. 4 Reasons Why Einhorn Does Not Invest in Indexes

    Find out why David Einhorn, founder of the hedge fund Greenlight Capital, does not believe in index investing, and learn ...
  31. Why Include Convertible Securities in Your Portfolio

    What are convertible securities and why you should include them in your portfolio.
  32. The Share Buyback Report: The Energy Sector (XOM, CVX)

    Examine historical share repurchase data for the energy sector. Review buyback activity over time, and find out which companies ...
  33. 3 Trends to Watch in ESG Investing

    Understand why climate change, equal pay for women and executive compensation are three ESG investing trends you should watch ...
  34. What is the Most Fundamentally Sound FANG Stock?

    It can be difficult to choose between the four FANG stocks. All have been long-term winners. Here's how to pick based on ...
  35. The Share Buyback Report: The Utilities Sector

    Explore historical share repurchase data for the utilities sector to learn how cash dividends and valuations drove buyback ...
  36. 5 Stocks to Hold Forever (JNJ,RAI,FB,GIS,COST)

    Based on market share and fundamentals, it would be difficult to lose if you held these five stocks long term.
  37. Clinton vs. Trump: How They Match Up as Investors

    When it comes to investing, Hillary Clinton is more conservative than Donald Trump. Here's how their investing styles compare. ...
  38. How Biotech Companies Expecting M&A Deals Can Offer High Returns (ABT, STJ)

    With a 35% decline, consolidation appears imminent in the biotech sector. Here are the potential M&A candidates and how ...
  39. Inverse ETFs See Big Inflows

    Inverse ETF inflows are about to surpass long leveraged ETF inflows. Does this hint at a bear market or should a contrarian ...
  40. These Commodities ETFs are Rallying (GLD, IAU)

    The commodities rally has driven these ETFs higher. Will it last?
  41. Are Greek Bank Stocks Poised for Rebound? (NBGGY)

    Morgan Stanley predicts returns of up to 90% for Greek banking stocks. Here's why.
  42. 5 Most Traded REIT ETFs (VNQ,IYR,REM SCHH,RWR)

    These are the five most traded REIT ETFs. Four have appreciated over the past year while paying a healthy yield.
  43. Smart Beta Strategies: Comparing a U.S. vs. Global Approach (VT, VGTSX)

    Examine the importance of investing in stocks outside of the United States. Portfolio theory indicates that a modest portion ...
  44. 3 Red Flags for Growth-Stage Companies (NFLX)

    Discover some of the warning signs that appear when a growth company begins exiting the growth phase, and learn how the company's ...
  45. Google Stock: Analyzing 5 Key Suppliers (GOOGL)

    Learn about Google's parent company, Alphabet, the tech giant's vast supplier network, and the company's top five individual ...
  46. 2 Low Volatility ETFs That Keep Winning

    While the market bounces up and down, these two low-volatility ETFs keep delivering for investors.
  47. Money Management: 4 Things to Consider Before Trading Riskier Securities

    Learn about factors that every investor should consider before purchasing any risky security. Find out why suitability, liquidity ...
  48. 3 Red Flags for Value Stocks (KMI, FCX)

    Assess the components of Warren Buffett's value investing technique, and analyze the additional financial metrics to consider ...
  49. Lowe's Stock: Capital Structure Analysis (LOW)

    Examine Lowe's Companies' equity capitalization, debt capitalization and enterprise value to analyze trends in the retailer's ...
  50. 8 1x Inverse ETFs to Hedge the Market (SH,EUM,RWM)

    These 1x inverse ETFs can provide a simpler way to hedge the markets than options or short selling.
  51. Invest Like Buffett With These Two ETFs (VOO,SHY)

    If you think Warren Buffett’s simple yet effective approach to investing might be for you, consider these two ETFs.
  52. These Technology ETFs are Taking a Beating (AAPL)

    Thanks to their exposure to Apple these tech ETFs have taken a hit.
  53. 3 Dividend Trends in the S&P 500 Index (TSN, LUV)

    Analyzing recent financial performance of companies demonstrating an inclination to issue consistent dividends to shareholders ...
  54. 5 Tools to Be More Knowledgeable About Your 401K

    Don't let wealth management daunt you. These five tools make managing your 401(k) simple and effective.
  55. 6 Key Questions to Ask Your Financial Advisor in 2017

    While hiring a financial advisor is a good idea for your investments, it can be hard to know who to trust. These 6 questions ...
  56. These Restaurant Stocks Are Still Delivering

    Restaurant stocks have been hit and miss over the past year. Here are the hits.
  57. 5 Retail Stocks to Avoid (TIF,SIG,SCSS,PIR,DSW)

    Theses five retail stocks could present risks for investors over the next few years.
  58. David Einhorn on Short Selling (CSCO, AMZN)

    Discover David Einhorn's insights on short-selling and learn how his hedge fund generated 1,902% cumulative and 16.5% annualized ...
  59. Dividend Payout vs. Dividend Growth: Which Ratio Should You Prefer? (HCP, T)

    Learn why growth investors should focus on dividend payouts, and which large-company stocks are capable of sustaining earnings ...
  60. ADP vs. Paychex: Which Is Better for My Portfolio?

    Discover why investors find that Paychex is the better buy over Automatic Data Processing for growth in a portfolio.
  61. Rainmaker Systems: A Case Study in Volatility

    Find out about the share price volatility for Rainmaker Systems and the mistakes the company made, as well as why it may ...
  62. GM Stock: An Earnings Case Study

    Explore GM's earnings history and outlook. Examine the factors that have influenced recent operating performance and analyst ...
  63. 4 Retail Stocks That Continue to Appreciate (DG)

    Finding winners in retail isn't easy these days, but these four stocks continue to appreciate.
  64. Top 4 Companies Owned by Costco (COST)

    Learn about the subsidiaries that help Costco Wholesale Corporation increase sales and profits. Consider how online sales ...
  65. Chevron Stock: An Earnings Case Study (CVX)

    Examine Chevron's recent, historical and forecast earnings, and find out how falling oil prices have impacted CVX's revenue ...
  66. Ford Stock: An Earnings Case Study (F)

    Analyze Ford Motor's earnings history and outlook. Explore the revenue and expense trends that have heavily influenced profits ...
  67. King Digital vs. Zynga: Who Will Win the Mobile Gaming Market? (ZNGA, ATVI)

    Find out who is going to win the mobile gaming war between Zynga and King Digital. Learn how the acquisition of King by Activision ...
  68. 5 Stocks Below $10 That Have Crushed the Market

    These five small-cap stocks have been on fire. Should they be on your radar?
  69. Exxon Mobil Stock: An Earnings Case Study (XOM)

    Explore the recent earnings history of Exxon Mobil. What factors are influencing profits and what do analysts expect for ...
  70. 5 Unique Pure Beta ETNs to Consider (SBV, BCM)

    Learn about five unique Barclays Bank iPath Pure Beta exchange-traded notes (ETNs) and whether these ETNs are suitable for ...
  71. If Verizon Bought Yahoo... (VZ, YHOO)

    Verizon wants to compete with Google and Facebook in the mobile ad space. Buying Yahoo could help them do it, but it would ...
  72. The Top 5 Countries for Dividend Investing (WBK, BBL)

    Read about the five best foreign countries for American dividend investors, based on a ranking of their average after-tax ...
  73. Wal-Mart Stock: An Earnings Case Study (WMT)

    Examine Wal-Mart's earnings history and outlook. Analyze financial data to determine which factors are driving performance ...
  74. Nike Stock: An Earnings Case Study (NKE)

    Analyze Nike's historical earnings to determine which factors are driving profit. Assess income performance and consensus ...
  75. ConAgra Stock to Trade Ex-Dividend (CAG)

    The company has found ways to beat Wall Street earnings estimates in the previous two quarters by an average of 8 cents per ...
  76. Microsoft Stock: An Earnings Case Study (MSFT)

    Examine Microsoft's historic and forecast earnings. Analyze the factors driving recent EPS performance and shaping consensus ...
  77. The Top 5 Companies Paying Dividends (JNJ, XOM)

    Explore analyses of the top five dividend-paying companies, and learn about their trailing 12-month dividend payouts and ...
  78. Value Investing: 5 Tips to Consider in 2016

    Read five tips for value investors to consider in 2016, including how to look beyond traditional metrics and when to expand ...
  79. P2P Loans: Selling Your Notes with Folio Investing

    A drawback of investing in peer-to-peer (P2P) loans was that you were stuck with them for the entire term. Now you can trade ...
  80. Google Stock: An Earnings Case Study (GOOGL)

    Analyze Alphabet's recent and historical earnings. Learn about the business trends that influence financial results and analyst ...
  81. Altria Group vs. Reynolds American: Which Is Better for My Portfolio?

    Find out whether Altria or Reynolds American is a better high-dividend yielding consumer defensive "sin stock" to add to ...
  82. Where Does John Templeton Keep His Money?

    Learn how John Templeton pioneered the idea of globally diversified funding where the investor hordes his money in companies ...
  83. 5 Most Popular Stocks Among Members in Congress

    Here is a look at a few stocks American congressman and senators have in their personal investment portfolios.
  84. 5 Reliable Dividend Stocks (ORCL, MSFT, JNJ, TXN, ITW)

    We quickly analyze five stocks that have rewarded investors over the long haul. Here's why they may make some sense for your ...
  85. 5 Consumer Stocks 'Big Money' Bets With (KO, PEP)

    Investors favoring reliable returns should consider slow-and-steady stocks. One way to find such lower-risk stocks is to ...
  86. 3 Stocks to Get Exposure into Iran's Deal (BA, GE)

    Explore three companies that may benefit from the Iran nuclear pact, as well as the reasons these companies are taking a ...
  87. 3 Highly Liquid Stocks Under $10 (RF, AUY, SIRI)

    Here are three stocks that would have made you some serious coin over the past three months. They're also highly liquid. ...
  88. Warren Buffett’s Biggest Holdings Make Headlines (KHC, IBM)

    What do Kraft and IBM have in common? They are two of the most profitable surging stocks in Warren Buffett’s iconic hedge ...
  89. 3 Stocks to Invest in If You Can't Stand Risk (WM,JNJ,PYPL)

    Don't have the appetite for risk? Consider these 3 stocks.
  90. Valeant News: Michael Pearson's Return (VRX)

    Explore the circumstances surrounding Michael Pearson’s leave of absence from Valeant, as well as the details of his short-lived ...
  91. ETF Fees and Waivers: The Devil Is in the Details

    ETFs are popular because of their low costs. But just how cheap they really are depends on whether there is a fee waiver ...
  92. EMC's 3 Most Profitable Lines of Business

    Get familiar with the different lines of EMC's cloud computing business, and have a complete look at which lines of its business ...
  93. Who Are the 7 Wealthiest Congressmen?

    A look at how the seven wealthiest members of the House of Representatives made their fortune.
  94. Why BP's Robust Dividend Might Be In Trouble (BP)

    With oil prices showing signs of stabilization, is it possible the dividend could be revisited for other reasons?
  95. Companies Investing in the New Iran (BA,BP)

    Which businesses are eyeing the large and untapped Iranian market? Investopedia takes a look
  96. Growth Investing: 3 Tips to Consider

    Learn the basics of growth investing, and discover three tips for avoiding the risk of losing money while employing a growth ...
  97. A Look at the Trends in the ETF Industry

    We take a look at some of the trends characterizing the current ETF market.
  98. Vanguard's 2016 Economic and Investment Outlook

    Learn about the 2016 Vanguard Economic and Investment Outlook for key commentary on global and domestic markets. Discover ...
  99. Bombay Stock Exchange CEO Ashish Chauhan: A Q&A

    India's largest stock exchange is hitting its stride. We talk with CEO Ashish Chauhan in New York.
  100. Donald Trump's Tax Plan: Who Will Love It

    Here is how a Trump presidency could affect how much you pay in taxes.
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