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How to Invest Even if You Can't Pick Stocks

Since your appropriate asset allocation involves buying at least some stocks, you'll need to find another way to invest in the market. Today's Stocks & Topics: Where to Invest, DRIPs, Stock Market Intraday Circuit Breakers, HCLP - Hi-Crush Partners LP, NVR - NVR Inc., CRS - Carpenter Technology Corp., Retirement & Taxes, CMC - Commercial Metals Co., BPT - BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust, Treasury Secretary & The Market, AGN - Allergan PLC, Bear Market & Your Portfolio.

Duration: 00:44:00

How to Invest for the Short Term

For goals that are close at hand, how do you balance loss aversion with return potential? Today's Stocks & Topics: REITs, EAFE Index, Retirement Decisions, Black Monday Anniversary, SAN - Banco Santander S.A., Mutual Funds, SSKN - Strata Skin Sciences Inc., FLIR - Flir Systems Inc., ESRX - Express Scripts Holding Co., Return on Equity, TERP - TerraForm Power Inc. Cl A, Deferred Interest, HA - Hawaiian Holdings Inc.

Duration: 00:44:19

Dividend Stocks - Is Yield Better Than Growth?

Dividends can really boost portfolio performance, but which strategy is best? Today's Stocks & Topics: New Tax Plan, JD - Inc., Creative Destruction, Financial Regrets, Vanguard CEO & the Market, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., GE - General Electric Co., REGN - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Price Target.

Duration: 00:44:33

5 Engines Ready to Boost the Global Market Rally

Financial markets are dancing again to the risk-on beat, with the latest upswing in global manufacturing the latest reason to boogie. Today's Stocks & Topics: Student Loan Payoff vs. Invest in the Market, The Death Of The Gas-powered Car, Financial Regrets, Vanguard CEO & the Market, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Stock Split, AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., JD - Inc., Sectors, Value Cost Averaging, NRZ - New Residential Investment Corp., MPW - Medical Properties...

Duration: 00:44:38

10 Sources of Nontaxable Income

Uncle Sam wants a bite of practically everything – so finding income that isn't taxed is difficult. Today's Stocks & Topics: Commercial Mortgage Bridge Loans, Tax Cuts & Bigger Paychecks, Retirement, ISRG - Intuitive Surgical Inc., ETFs, S - Sprint Corp., NFLX - Netflix Inc., ORLY - O'Reilly Automotive Inc.

Duration: 00:44:40

Fees Are Not Your Enemy

Have investors become too obsessed with fees at the expense of thinking about things like portfolio construction. Today's Stocks & Topics: New Investor, TMFEX - Motley Fool Emerging Markets Fund, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Inflation, Earnings, SMG - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., Roth, Consumer Sentiment, How Richly Is the Company's Stock Valued, BP - BP PLC ADR, Enough Money For Retirement, Shares.

Duration: 00:44:48

Target Date Funds - The Right Choice IF...

When it comes to investment products, the ones that get the least attention turn out to have the best investor returns, according to Morningstar. Today's Stocks & Topics: WM - Waste Management Inc., Stock Evaluation, LNXSF - Lanxess AG, Everything is Too Expensive, Enough Money For Retirement, Inverse ETF, FL - Foot Locker Inc., FFTY - Innovator IBD 50 Fund (ETF), DNR - Denbury Resources Inc., Pensions, Chinese Government, Equity Line of Credit.

Duration: 00:44:27

10 Advantages Of Retirement Investing For Income

Dividends and interest are reinvested and simply become part of the retirement portfolio’s total return. Today's Stocks & Topics: Retirement Portfolio, WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., Amazon, Retirement Age, Financial Elder Abuse, 401k & Roth I-R-A, AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., VDE - Vanguard Energy ETF, I-R-A, SNP 500 & The Dow, KKR - KKR & Co. L.P., PFE - Pfizer Inc.

Duration: 00:44:38

Quantitative Tightening? Should Income Investors Be Wary?

Some are suggesting that as quantitative easing gives way to quantitative tightening risk on income ETFs will increase. Today's Stocks & Topics: Covered Call Options,CTL – Century Link Inc., Trump's Tax Plan, Nothing is Normal, Walmart, BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B, 401k, SBUX - Starbucks Corp., SIFY - Sify Technologies Ltd. ADR, CUDA - Barracuda Networks Inc., CMO - Capstead Mortgage Corp., MNKD – Mann Kind Corp.

Duration: 00:44:44

2000 And 2017: Some See Similarities

Within the past few months, the list of billionaire bull market dissenters has continued to grow. Are their worries justified? Today's Stocks & Topics: Stock Analysis, VSEAX – JP Morgan Small Cap Equity Fund;A, FFTY - Innovator IBD 50 Fund, Value Stocks, Retirement Age, Bitcoin, Why The Fed Policy Is Boosting Commodities.

Duration: 00:45:08

Meet the Biggest 3 ETFs of ETFs

The “fund of funds” style has been used successfully for many large investment companies - Think about those target-date funds in your 401(k). Today's stocks and topics: (SHOO) Steven Madden Ltd., Investing for a friend, (UA) Under Armour Inc.cic, (OPNT) Opiant Pharmaceuticals Inc., (LUS) Lang & Schwarz AG, (EFX) Equifax Inc., Self managing a 401(k), (QCOM) Qualcomm Inc., (HP)Helmerich & Payne Inc. LISTEN NOW OR DOWNLOAD (Right Click and select "Saved link as ...")

Duration: 00:44:09

When to Switch From a Roth IRA to a 401(k)

Knowing the ins and outs of both types of savings vehicles can help you make the right choices for your retirement. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investment Clubs, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., CTL – Century Link Inc., MNK - Mallinckrodt PLC, 529 Plan, TWO - Two Harbors Investment Corp., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., Maximize Your Credit Score, Walmart & Google Partnership, BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B, AAPL - Apple Inc., Self Driving Vehicles, Dividends, High Interest...

Duration: 00:44:48

Your College Savings Plan May Be Worth Less

Parents who are counting on savings in 529 plans to pay for college this year or next could be in for an unpleasant surprise. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k & Brokers, LADR - Ladder Capital Corp., M - Macy's Inc., Shorting, Municipal ETFs, The Wash Rule, EMR - Emerson Electric Co., MULE - MuleSoft Inc., The Dollar, Value Trap.

Duration: 00:44:29

4 Reasons to Hold Stocks Long Term

In an ultra-low interest rate environment, it's tempting to dabble in stocks to boost short-term returns, but there are many more reasons to hold stocks for the long term. Today's Stocks & Topics: Stock Issue & Buy Back, GFF - Griffon Corp., GCI - Gannett Co. Inc., Tesla Cars, MU - Micron Technology Inc., 401k, Index Funds vs. Managed Funds, Stock Market Crash Of 1987, Electric Cars in China, VAR - Varian Medical Systems Inc.

Duration: 00:44:43

Does Your Portfolio Have World-Wide Reach?

Today's world-wide synchronicity has been relatively rare in the past half-century and suggests that a global economy that is hitting on all cylinders. Today's Stocks & Topics: Index Funds, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., PNGAY - Ping An Insurance, NFLX - Netflix Inc., ANGL - VanEck Vectors Fallen Angel High Yield Bond ETF, SPIC: Securities Investor Protection Corporation, High Yield Bonds, Dividends, HBI - Hanesbrands Inc., Tech Sector, Real Estate & Insurance, U.S. Manufacturers,...

Duration: 00:44:40

7 Simple Successful Strategies for the Lazy Investor

Simple strategies not only reduce stress and confusion, but they also can bring more riches over the years. Today's Stocks & Topics: Companies in Debt, Life Insurance, 401k, Retirement, Industrial Metals, NKE - Nike Inc., DGX - Quest Diagnostics Inc., XLP - Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF, STOR - STORE Capital Corp., P&L: Profit and Loss Statement, JD - Inc.

Duration: 00:44:18

Are Stocks Too Risky for Retirees?

You're retired and have a substantial 401(k), some say you should move your money out of stocks to reduce risk. Today's Stocks & Topics: Gold, BIIB - Biogen Inc., UNIT - Uniti Group Inc., Sector Rotation, Retirees Should Worry About, HMNY - Helios & Matheson Analytics Inc., ANET - Arista Networks Inc., PYPL - PayPal Holdings Inc., Trends, Stock Prices, MULE - MuleSoft Inc. Cl A, ROKU - Roku Inc. Cl A, GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF.

Duration: 00:44:15

When is a 'Fiduciary' Truly Acting as a Fiduciary?

The fiduciary rule aims to protect retirement investors from financial adviser conflicts of interest, but consumers still must watch out for themselves. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing During Natural Disasters, Momentum Trades, College Savings, The Fed Beige Book, Cryptocurrencies, Hedging, Gross Margin, Stocks Comparison Software, Mutual Funds, Moeny Management, Rebuilding after Bankruptcy, Warrants, Redemption Fee, Individual Business Operation, Variable Annuities, Bonds, Pull Back,...

Duration: 00:46:17

8 Signs That You’re Speculating, Not Investing

Here are a few guidelines to determine if you have fallen into the trap of unintentional speculation. Today's Stocks & Topics: Equifax Breach, LB - L Brands Inc., Retailers, Interest Rates, New Federal Reserve President, Hacking, TSLA - Tesla Inc., Quantitative Easing, Buy & Sell, NYCB - New York Community Bancorp Inc., Coverdell Education Savings Account, 401k, CELG - Celgene Corp.

Duration: 00:44:30

How to Build a Socially Responsible Portfolio

Making money is the primary goal for most investors, but it doesn't have to be your only goal. Today's Stocks & Topics: Registered Investment Advisor, Equifax Breach, Bond Funds, Why Should You Stay Bullish, Retire Abroad, KMI - Kinder Morgan Inc., Sectors, GDP: Gross Domestic Product, 401k Portfolio, INTC - Intel Corp.

Duration: 00:43:54

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