April 2015

Good News May Come For Those Saving For Retirement

Today’s article discusses what new retirement rules may do for people saving for retirement. Here’s what they had to say, “Millions of Americans trying to save for retirement have ended up with investments where high fees cripple their returns over time. U.S. Labor Secretary Tom Perez says much of that is due to bad advice. “I hear story after story… 

Planning For Your Retirement

Think you’ll work in your retirement? Today’s article discusses why you may not want to count on working into your retirement. Here’s what they had to say, “Often people want to continue working until later in life, but the survey found that 50% of retirees left the workforce earlier than planned, and of those, 60% left because of health or… 

Investing Like A Billionaire

Want to invest like a billionaire? Today’s article highlights five stocks that billionaires believe may double their price. Here’s one of the stocks and what they think, “Hertz (HTZ) – Billionaire Barry Rosenstein, head of the activist hedge fund Jana Partners, recently said at an investing conference that he believes Hertz shares could triple in price. Rosenstein said Hertz could… 

Bad News Or Good News To Come

Today’s article discusses how stocks could be facing a drop but may not be doomed. Here’s what they had to say, “A flood of big-name brands from Starbucks (SBUX) to Facebook (FB, Tech30) will announce earnings, which could send stocks in a tizzy. Investors always want good news, but they are especially on edge after the Dow’s 279 point drop… 

Cutting Down Your Taxes

It’s much too late to lower your taxes for last year but there’s still plenty of time for this year. Today’s article explains how to do it, here’s one option, “Invest in municipal bonds. Top-rated 10-year muni bonds yield 1.85%, according to FMS Bonds, a muni bond dealer. A 10-year Treasury note yields 1.89%, meaning that no matter what tax… 

Why ETFs May Be The Way To Go

Today’s article explains why if you’re wanting to invest in your retirement, ETFs may be your best option. Here’s what they had to say, “ETFs in particular can be great picks for retirement accounts because they often offer lower fees than mutual funds while still providing investors with great diversification benefits. But some might be confused as to which are… 

Check Out These Shorties

Today’s article highlights 19 stocks that are great for short sell. Here’s the first step in looking for stocks that fit the critera, “Look for individual stocks with high valuations. These names have a tendency of underperforming, says Goldman. Since 1980, firms with the greatest enterprise value to sales multiples have usually lagged their sector peers over the next 12… 

Should You Buy Now?

Today’s article discusses why even though other people are starting to turn away from stocks, you may want to look into them. To read more, “The drumbeat of fears about the economy and shrinking earnings have suddenly made stocks look a lot less sexy. The ugly March jobs report — the worst since late 2013 — hasn’t helped. It’s no… 

Don’t Make These Expensive Mistakes

Making mistakes can be bad enough but what if they cost you some serious cash?? Today’s article discusses expensive mistakes you may want to avoid. Here’s one of them, “Stinting on saving. Asked by researchers for TIAA-Cref’s Ready-to-Retire survey what they could have done differently to better prepare for retirement, nearly half of the near-retirees polled said they wished they’d…