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More than five years after the financial crisis, the average American is still wary of the stock market, according to a survey released Monday.
Capital Region families have two opportunities this week to get sound information on the world of investing .
And now a new study finds that the typical 401 fees - adding up to a modest-sounding 1 percent a year - would erase $70,000 from an average worker's account over a four-decade career compared with lower-cost options.
Just like families sometimes overlook the middle kid, investors all too often pay attention to just the smallest and largest stocks.
Thailand saw capital outflows of more than 200 billion baht in the first quarter as investors turned to high-yield overseas bonds to bet on higher returns amid the escalating political tension and the low interest rate environment at home.
One method used to provide a degree of safety is to buy options. In fact, many mutual funds contain options as a hedge just in case stocks within the portfolio do not perform as expected.
Investors pumped in nearly Rs 54,000 crore in various mutual fund schemes in 2013-14, 30 per cent lower than the amount infused by them in the preceding fiscal.
For years, the advice industry has been hearing about a coming wave of actively managed exchange-traded funds.
Kinder reports one-third of all natural gas consumed in the US is transported over its network, with estimates of a 50% increase in US demand by 2019.
I gave my Presidential Fellow address last night at Chapman University to an enthusiastic crowd on the vital subject, "Main Street vs. Wall Street: The Stock Market as the Best Example of Democratic Capitalism."
Short-term lodging purveyor Airbnb, the scourge of New York City hotel and motel owners, has closed on a $500 million funding round.
Investors tend to be an impatient bunch. There was a time when most people held stocks for years, or even decades.
Question: What factor influence the decrease or increase in the NAV of a floating rate high yield mutual fund? Does a decrease in the 3 month LIBOR result in a lower NAV? Does a decrease in NAV related generally to lowering dividends? Generally how does a floating rate high yield mutual fund perform in rising short term interest rates? -Jerry ... (more)
According to a Gallup poll released Thursday , a plurality of Americans now think of real estate as the "best" long-term investment, followed by gold, stocks and mutual funds, savings accounts/CDs, and bonds: If one assumes "best" to mean the investment that offers the highest return, then Americans have things backwards.
It might be spring cleaning, or just the urge to destroy something after I finish filing my taxes, but one of my chores each year involves getting rid of the excess paperwork that invades my financial life.