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Sun Nov 25, 2018 | 05:52 PM
Bear markets can be scary, but they can also be buying opportunities. So if you can predict a bear market, you may be in...
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Sun Oct 14, 2018 | 06:08 PM
Bonds are loans from investors to issuers. Issuers come in all shapes and sizes. They can be corporations, municipalitie...
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Sun Oct 14, 2018 | 05:39 PM
When cities, states, and other local municipalities need funds to pay for a new school, road, or other big project, they...
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Sat Oct 13, 2018 | 10:48 AM
The term "spread" is used in bond markets to mean the difference between the yield to maturity on one bond and the yield...
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Sun Aug 26, 2018 | 06:39 PM
Buying stocks on margin means using some borrowed funds to partially pay for the stocks. The portion of the price that y...
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Sat May 12, 2018 | 04:15 PM
As rates on U.S. Treasury notes rise, stock markets will feel downward pressure, according to the professional investors...
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Sat Apr 21, 2018 | 06:13 PM
 Markets may seem to be independent of one another, but they aren't. Stocks, bonds, commodities, and currencies are...
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Sun Apr 08, 2018 | 02:14 PM
In this interview, famous investor Jack Bogle describes his beef with Exchange Traded Funds or ETFs. First, what's the d...
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Sun Mar 25, 2018 | 04:22 PM
Is investing nothing more than gambling? Well, not really. Some investments are riskier than others, but for that risk t...
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Sun Mar 25, 2018 | 03:58 PM
U.S. Treasury bills, notes, and bonds are debt securities issued by the U.S. federal government. Investors in U.S. debt ...
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Sat Mar 17, 2018 | 11:58 AM
The secondary market for bonds in general, and municipal bonds in particular, is not like the secondary market for ...
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Sun Mar 11, 2018 | 05:18 PM
When state and local governments need to raise money to build new schools or roads, they issue "Municipal bonds." T...
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Sun Mar 04, 2018 | 03:00 PM
Well known author Ken Fisher talkes to Steve Forbes about why he believes that dollar cost averaging is generally a bad ...
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Sun Feb 18, 2018 | 01:49 PM
This CNBC video with Carl Icahn talks about the volatility in the current market: In this video, leveraged ETFs are disc...
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Sun Jan 21, 2018 | 01:23 PM
  Though the stock market has done nothing but go up, as evidenced by the recent run-up of the Dow Jones Industria...
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Thu Dec 14, 2017 | 10:55 AM
By Nivine Richie We've been in a low interest rate environment for so long that we aren't really sure what to expect whe...
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Wed Dec 13, 2017 | 01:14 PM
By Nivine Richie Technical analysis is the use of price and volume charts to forecast buy and sell signals in financial ...
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Wed Nov 22, 2017 | 05:50 AM
By Nivine Richie   When investors seek a safe investment, many think of bonds. Fixed coupons and stable prices are ...
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Wed Nov 15, 2017 | 09:33 AM
By Nivine Richie The equity market has been climbing, and this video tells how investors are finally getting used to the...
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Wed Oct 04, 2017 | 05:55 AM
By Nivine Richie   This very old film from 1957 describes how the stock market worked back then. Buying shares of s...
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