Investing Basics

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Smart Investors Use This Overlooked Data to Predict Tomorrow's Hottest Sectors

If a company ever hopes to make money, it has to get the word out. Taking a look at this indicator can show what companies are positioned to be leaders in the market cycle.

by Amy Calistri | September 15, 2009
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The Worst Recession in Years Hasn't Stopped This Portfolio

How do you come out of this bear market with every holding showing positive gains? Learn the techniques to achieve this performance and put together a winning portfolio.

by Carla Pasternak | September 15, 2009
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The Three Best-Covered High-Yields in the S&P

These three high-yielding companies don't just pay a big dividend, they pay an extremely safe big dividend.

by Anthony Haddad | September 14, 2009
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Three Obvious Things No One Realizes About the Market 

Sometimes even the smartest, most successful investors have all the signs right under their noses and still manage to get it dead wrong. Here are three patently obvious things the market is telling us right now that investors can use to their benefit.

by Andy Obermueller | September 14, 2009
Carla Pasternak's picture
Beat Stock Returns 3-to-1 -- If You Act Now

It’s time for investors to take advantage of a rare set of circumstances that only occurs after a downturn but before a recovery.

by Carla Pasternak | September 09, 2009
Amy Calistri's picture
Avoid These Three Costly, But Common, Diversification Mistakes

Diversifying your portfolio can boost gains and minimize risk, but sometimes even the pros get it wrong. Understand the true nature of your portfolio and avoid these three deadly mistakes.

by Amy Calistri | September 05, 2009
Andy Obermueller's picture
Uncle Sam Lines Up Massive Deals for This Investment Bank

The government is forcing banks to raise between $12 billion and $14 billion to fix their balance sheets. This action will mean huge profits for number one deal maker in the world...

by Andy Obermueller | August 20, 2009
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The Best Investment of the Decade

These securities have beaten the S&P during the past 5, 10 and 15 years and hardly anyone is talking about them. Do you have them in your portfolio?

by Kyle Hartman | August 19, 2009
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Don't Invest a Dime Until You Read This

We all know smart investing is one of the keys to building wealth. But you're not ready for that until you do these four things first.

by Francisco Bermea | August 19, 2009
Andy Obermueller's picture
Seven Companies that Beat Buffett at His Own Game

The beloved Berkshire Hathaway chairman has been playing by his own rules, using an investing metric few people understand. But I've found seven stocks that have bested the Oracle of Omaha this decade.

by Andy Obermueller | August 18, 2009