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Steve Goldberg delivers must-read investing insights every Tuesday.

October 17, 2016

How to Buy American Funds Without a Sales Charge

Here are my three favorites from this terrific provider of actively managed funds.

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September 27, 2016

Gamblers Are Surprisingly Accurate at Picking the Next President

Polls show a tight race for the White House, but betting sites have the odds firmly favoring Clinton.

See More On: Politics | Stocks & Bonds

September 21, 2016

Mid-Cap Stocks Are the Market's Sweet Spot

Here are my four favorite funds that focus on medium-size companies.

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September 19, 2016

It's a Bad Time to Invest in S&P 500 Index Funds

Fewer actively managed funds are beating Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index than at any time except the late 1990s. That won’t last.

See More On: Index Funds | Markets | Mutual Funds

August 25, 2016

The Bull Market Isn't Over Yet

My favorite stock-market analyst tells why new highs are likely.

See More On: Markets | Stocks & Bonds

August 16, 2016

Best Funds for Dividends Other Than Vanguard Dividend Growth

Even though Vanguard Dividend Growth has closed to new investors, plenty of good low-cost ETF options remain.

See More On: Dividends | ETFs | Mutual Funds

July 26, 2016

How Donald Trump Invests

The Republican presidential candidate’s campaign filings show he loves junk bonds, shuns overseas investments and sure likes to dabble.

See More On: Politics | Financial Planning

July 8, 2016

Time the Stock Market at Your Peril

Anticipating the market’s gyrations, never easy in the first place, has only gotten harder in recent years.

See More On: Investor Psychology | Markets

Originally Published June 16, 2016

5 Best Bond Funds to Buy While Fed Keeps Rates Down

With yields at ridiculously low levels, risk is elevated. But there are still good reasons to own bonds.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Mutual Funds

May 18, 2016

Jim Cramer's Stock Picks Stink

The host of CNBC’s "Mad Money" has lagged the market dramatically over the past 15 years.

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May 16, 2016

4 Best Cheap Funds to Invest in Now

Expenses really do matter. As a group, mutual funds with low fees outpace those that charge a lot.

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June 8, 2016

Foreign Stocks Are Too Cheap to Ignore

Emerging markets look particularly alluring.

See More On: Foreign Stocks & Emerging Markets

April 21, 2016

Best Smart Beta ETFs for Your Investment Portfolio

If you’re intrigued by the concept of smart beta, consider these exchange-traded funds.

See More On: ETFs | Index Funds

April 29, 2016

What I Learned From Sequoia Fund's Tragic Love Affair With Valeant

A huge bet on a controversial drug company is haunting the storied mutual fund.

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March 24, 2016

Why You Should Invest in Health Care

My favorite mutual fund in this sector for all seasons is the cheapest and also one of the most conservative

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March 14, 2016

What Do With the Stinkers in Your Investment Portfolio

My advice—buy, sell or hold—on some of the world’s most out-of-favor categories.

See More On: Stocks & Bonds | Foreign Stocks & Emerging Markets

March 1, 2016

Investment Newsletters Lose Their Referee

For 36 years, Mark Hulbert separated the liars from the talent among newsletters with his digest.

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