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fixed income investments

Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs) were introduced in 1974 under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act. The goal was to enable those without pension coverage in employer-sponsored plans to save in a tax-deferred fashion. IRAs now hold almost half of total private retirement assets, but they do little to increase national saving. Most of the growth […]

Nasdaq Closes Higher for Three-Day Win Streak

Wall Street could hardly be quieter, with large-cap stocks in their narrowest trading range since the 1960s as the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) continues in its longest consecutive streak below 11. The national psyche is obsessed with the cavalcade of political news out of Washington; largely ignoring market-specific events like chatter of an OPEC-Russia supply […]

The Market In 5 Minutes

IN THE NEWS BENZINGA After a four-year hiatus to co-found and lead Jelly Industries, Inc., another member of Twitter Inc (NYSE: TWTR)’s co-founding team — Biz Stone — is coming home: Link Large commercial and investment banks like JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), Bank of America Corp (NYSE: BAC), Morgan Stanley (NYSE: MS) or […]

Nasdaq Goes Vertical as Volume Wanes Ahead of Fed

The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite surged to new records on Monday as the rest of the market held near the unchanged line on Monday. Volume was light and breadth was narrow as investors awaited the start of a two-day Federal Reserve policy meeting on Tuesday and a heavy batch of economic reports throughout the week capped by […]

7 Stocks That Will Get Crushed in the Next Crash

If you look at the Shiller price-to-earnings ratio for the S&P 500, you’ll find that the stock market is presently at its third most expensive in history. The most overvalued stock market was in 1999-2000 during the dot-com bubble. Second in line is the market just prior to the 1929 crash. At present, the market […]