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Online brokers have beefed up investor tools and research.
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Buy-and-hold is a great investing approach, but sometimes you just gotta let go.
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Hundreds of ETFs debut every year. Use this guide to spot the good ones.
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What started as a plain-vanilla fund concept now comes in many flavors.
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Giving your broker the right order can help you get the best price.
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Find out what the herd thinks, then head in the other direction.
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The best returns come from time in the market, not timing the market.
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Why would you kick a stock to the curb? You first need to remember why you bought it in the first place.
Our Practical Investing columnist, Kathy Kristof, says goodbye to her readers.
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Our Practical Investing columnist, Kathy Kristof, invests in a “smart” index fund that hasn’t proven all that bright through the recent dark days of the market.
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The tech giant’s share prices have gotten pummeled lately, but its business still has staying power.
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When share prices stumble, you can take advantage of buying opportunities.
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Currency risk hurt one of columnist Kathy Kristof’s holdings — giving her one good opportunity to offset capital gains.
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I have several contingency
plans for a down market, none of which require
tons of sacrifice. So I’ve
opted to hold less cash.
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I can exchange my AV Homes stock for Taylor Morrison Home shares, receive 60% in cash and 40% in stock, or take the payment in cash.
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My stocks are doing so well it’s hard to find a laggard to sell to raise cash for new purchases.
Our Practical Investing columnist, Kathy Kristof, explains her formula for buying stocks -- the same strategy as Peter Lynch and other touted value investors.