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Stock Market Today 1/15/21: New Stimulus Plan Fails to Stimulate Stocks
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/15/21: New Stimulus Plan Fails to Stimulate Stocks

Did Wall Street just "sell the news"? Stocks decline a day after Biden unveils $1.9 trillion "American Rescue Plan."
January 15, 2021
The 13 Best REITs to Own in 2021
REITs

The 13 Best REITs to Own in 2021

Real estate offers diversification and much more income than the market average. These are 13 of the best REITs you can buy as 2021 comes into focus.
January 15, 2021
Wedbush: TSLA Has Double-Digit Upside, But Don't Buy
tech stocks

Wedbush: TSLA Has Double-Digit Upside, But Don't Buy

Analyst Dan Ives just put a Street-high $950 price target on TSLA stock, but he maintained his Neutral stance. Here's why.
January 15, 2021
When Roth Conversions Are the Right Move – and When They Aren’t
Roth IRAs

When Roth Conversions Are the Right Move – and When They Aren’t

Converting a traditional IRA to a Roth IRA can be a smart tax- and estate-planning strategy for some people, but it can be a mistake for others.
January 15, 2021
Is the Stock Market Open on New Year's Eve 2020?
Markets

Is the Stock Market Open on New Year's Eve 2020?

New Year's Day will be a stock market holiday, but investors have a full day of trading to look forward to on New Year's Eve before kissing 2020 goodb…
January 15, 2021

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11 Small-Cap Stocks the Analysts Love for 2021
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

11 Small-Cap Stocks the Analysts Love for 2021

If you desire growth, then your sights should be set on small-cap stocks. These 11 have attracted the gaze of dozens of Wall Street's best minds.
January 14, 2021
Got an Invention? Don’t Fall for These Patent Scams
Scams

Got an Invention? Don’t Fall for These Patent Scams

Getting an idea for a cool new product patented is a dream for many creative thinkers, but unfortunately there are plenty of scammers out there ready …
January 14, 2021
One Trick That’ll Help You Live a Wealthier and Happier Life: Framing
retirement

One Trick That’ll Help You Live a Wealthier and Happier Life: Framing

From elections to stock markets, there’s a lot you don’t have control over, but your frame of mind is not one of them. And it’s more important than yo…
January 14, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/13/21: Stocks Flat Amid Drama in D.C.
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/13/21: Stocks Flat Amid Drama in D.C.

The impeachment debate and light volume made for a choppy session that ended with the major indices little changed.
January 13, 2021
Secrets to Setting and Keeping Financial Goals for the New Year
personal finance

Secrets to Setting and Keeping Financial Goals for the New Year

If you’ve ever broken a New Year’s resolution (and who hasn’t?), don’t worry. You really can reach your goal this time. You just need to set yourself …
January 13, 2021
You Are NOT Ready to Retire Until You Can Answer These 7 Questions
retirement

You Are NOT Ready to Retire Until You Can Answer These 7 Questions

The obvious ones include how you will claim Social Security and whether you have enough money to retire, but there are other issues to think about as …
January 13, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/12/21: Stocks Grind Ahead, Tesla Keeps Sprinting
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/12/21: Stocks Grind Ahead, Tesla Keeps Sprinting

Tesla (TSLA) and energy stocks were high points of an otherwise subdued Tuesday of trading for the major indices.
January 12, 2021
20 Best Stocks to Buy for the New Bull Market
stocks to buy

20 Best Stocks to Buy for the New Bull Market

The U.S. is officially in a bull market, but economic weakness persists. The best stocks to buy now must have acutely positioned businesses and be abl…
January 12, 2021
Can AI Beat the Market? 5 Stocks to Watch
stocks

Can AI Beat the Market? 5 Stocks to Watch

Can artificial intelligence successfully identify high-potential equities? Here are five stocks to watch over the next few months to find out.
January 12, 2021
The Kiplinger Letter’s Must-Read Political and Economic Forecasts for 2021
Politics

The Kiplinger Letter’s Must-Read Political and Economic Forecasts for 2021

Our annual outlook explores what to expect from the U.S. economy, the new Congress and next administration, trade tensions, cryptocurrency, self-drivi…
January 12, 2021
Planning for a Non-Traditional Family (Which Is Probably Yours)
estate planning

Planning for a Non-Traditional Family (Which Is Probably Yours)

Families come in all shapes and sizes. Here’s how to make sure yours is financially protected regardless of who’s part of it.
January 12, 2021
Making the Most of Your 401(k) by Using Your Own Adviser
self directed IRA

Making the Most of Your 401(k) by Using Your Own Adviser

Don’t want to rely on your employer’s investment choices? A self-directed 401(k) account could help you maximize your retirement savings, and working …
January 12, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/11/21: Big Tech Stocks Thumped After Banning Trump
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/11/21: Big Tech Stocks Thumped After Banning Trump

Shares of several major tech firms slumped Monday after 'deplatforming' President Trump and others in response to last week's attack on the Capitol.
January 11, 2021
Need Yield? Try These 5 Best BDCs for 2021
dividend stocks

Need Yield? Try These 5 Best BDCs for 2021

Business development companies (BDCs) are a small but high-yielding industry that effectively acts as private equity for the common man.
January 11, 2021
Kiplinger's Economic Outlooks
Economic Forecasts

Kiplinger's Economic Outlooks

Regularly updated insights on the economy’s next moves.
January 11, 2021
5 Danger Signs That You’re an ‘Immature’ Investor
investing

5 Danger Signs That You’re an ‘Immature’ Investor

To make the most of your investments, you need to think about them in the right way. Investing immaturity can hold you back from reaching the next lev…
January 11, 2021
Kiplinger's Weekly Earnings Calendar
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Kiplinger's Weekly Earnings Calendar

Check out our earnings calendar for the upcoming week, as well as our previews of the more noteworthy reports.
January 10, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/8/21: Stocks Keep Scrambling Over the Wall of Worry
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/8/21: Stocks Keep Scrambling Over the Wall of Worry

The major indices pressed on despite a new low point in the COVID fight and a disappointing jobs report. Digital currency Bitcoin hit new breathtaking…
January 8, 2021
Stock Market Today 1/7/21: Major Indices Reach New Peaks as Washington Simmers
Stock Market Today

Stock Market Today 1/7/21: Major Indices Reach New Peaks as Washington Simmers

Thursday's confirmation of Joe Biden as America's next president, as well as improving economic indicators, helped stocks regain their momentum from y…
January 8, 2021
The 2021 Outlook for Bitcoin Prices, Adoption and Risks
Kiplinger's Investing Outlook

The 2021 Outlook for Bitcoin Prices, Adoption and Risks

We look at the year ahead for Bitcoin and other digital coins, including where experts see prices going, why more people are investing and how to get …
January 8, 2021