20 Best Stocks to Buy for the New Bull Market
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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…
August 21, 2020
20 Best Stocks to Invest In During This Recession
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20 Best Stocks to Invest In During This Recession

Recessions necessarily change the spending habits of tens of millions of Americans. These are the best stocks to invest in as long as the U.S. economy…
June 9, 2020
20 Best Stocks to Buy for the Next Bull Market
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20 Best Stocks to Buy for the Next Bull Market

The stock market isn't out of the woods yet, but it's getting late in the game for defense. These are 20 of the best stocks to buy now as you prepare …
May 22, 2020
Mark Zandi: The U.S. Economy Won't Recover Until We Have a Vaccine or Treatment
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Mark Zandi: The U.S. Economy Won't Recover Until We Have a Vaccine or Treatment

The chief economist of Moody's Analytics predicts the pace and shape of the recovery from the coronavirus-driven downturn.
May 6, 2020
20 Best Stocks to Invest In During a Recession
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20 Best Stocks to Invest In During a Recession

Recessions necessarily change the spending habits of tens of millions of Americans. These are the best stocks to invest in as long as the U.S. economy…
April 30, 2020

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5 Stocks You Shouldn’t Hold Through the Next Recession
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5 Stocks You Shouldn’t Hold Through the Next Recession

It’s easy to predict that a recession will come eventually.
April 16, 2020
10 States Most Unprepared for This Deep Recession
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10 States Most Unprepared for This Deep Recession

Most state budgets are in better shape now than they were before the last recession, thanks to steady growth in employment and the resulting rise in t…
April 15, 2020
The 7 Best Bond Funds for Retirement Savers in 2020
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The 7 Best Bond Funds for Retirement Savers in 2020

Negative yields and an inverted yield curve have flashed danger signals for bonds. The best bond funds for 2020 will avoid trouble while earning decen…
December 10, 2019
19 Best Retirement Stocks to Buy in 2019
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19 Best Retirement Stocks to Buy in 2019

Generating safe, regular income and preserving capital are two primary objectives in retirement.
December 5, 2019
4 Key Indicators to Monitor for Signs of a Looming Recession
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4 Key Indicators to Monitor for Signs of a Looming Recession

While investors don't need to panic, they should keep their fingers on the pulse of the economy just to be prepared. Here are four symptoms to keep an…
November 18, 2019
The Best Fidelity Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers
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The Best Fidelity Funds for 401(k) Retirement Savers

The days when successful mutual fund managers received the rock-star treatment are long gone.
November 1, 2019
The 15 Best Recession-Resistant Stocks to Buy
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The 15 Best Recession-Resistant Stocks to Buy

There’s little question as to what makes the most recession-resistant stocks to buy so resilient.
October 8, 2019
7 Low-Volatility Dividend Stocks for Peace of Mind
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7 Low-Volatility Dividend Stocks for Peace of Mind

Dividend stocks are a well-worn prescription for what ails an investor’s upset stomach.
September 17, 2019
11 Utility Stocks and Funds to Buy for Safety and Income
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11 Utility Stocks and Funds to Buy for Safety and Income

Utility stocks and funds are in a fortuitous position right now.
August 30, 2019
The 11 Best ETFs to Buy for Portfolio Protection
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The 11 Best ETFs to Buy for Portfolio Protection

The stock market took a gut punch recently as a number of on-again, off-again headwinds started to blow at the same time.
August 29, 2019
Is a Recession Imminent?
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Is a Recession Imminent?

Shoppers will have to carry the load for now because weak business investment shows no sign of perking up anytime soon. Odds are, they’ll be able to.
August 26, 2019
Is a Recession on the Way?
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Is a Recession on the Way?

The recent dip in long-term bond yields below short-term yields isn't cause for panic.
May 10, 2019
The 5 Best Vanguard Funds for Retirees
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The 5 Best Vanguard Funds for Retirees

April 18, 2019
How to Prepare for Volatility and a Possible Recession in 2019
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How to Prepare for Volatility and a Possible Recession in 2019

Investors should be ready for a bumpy ride. One step concerned investors can take to ramp down risk could be to buy into a stock market index that off…
February 20, 2019
The 6 Best Vanguard Funds to Own in a Bear Market
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The 6 Best Vanguard Funds to Own in a Bear Market

January 10, 2019
With the Market at Its Peak, Should You Wait to Invest?
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With the Market at Its Peak, Should You Wait to Invest?

No one wants to buy high, right? But how long do you wait for the "low" to land? Here's a hint: You don't. Sitting on the sidelines isn't the way to g…
September 19, 2018
3 Factors That Could Drive the Next Recession
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3 Factors That Could Drive the Next Recession

The economy is humming along nicely, but how long can the good times continue?
June 12, 2018
The Perils of Investing in Index Funds
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The Perils of Investing in Index Funds

Index funds have been the stars of the bull market. But investors may get a nasty surprise in the next bear market.
February 1, 2018
Consider Alternative Funds to Hedge Against a Market Downturn
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Consider Alternative Funds to Hedge Against a Market Downturn

These funds can smooth out the ride in a bumpy market.
January 8, 2018
The 4 Best Stock Funds for the Next Bear Market
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The 4 Best Stock Funds for the Next Bear Market

These mutual funds can help you weather a downturn.
April 5, 2017