Holding a ton of cash might not be the best idea for long-term investors

AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki Americans have over half of investable assets in cash or cash equivalents. But holding cash for the long-term means losing value to inflation. Instead, it makes sense for longer-term investors to put money in stocks or bonds. Ameri.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 14th, 2017

TD Ameritrade Acquires Scottrade, Moody"s Upgrades Ratings

On closing of the Scottrade acquisition, long-term issuer and senior unsecured debt rating of TD Ameritrade Holding Corporation (AMTD) upgraded by Moody's Investors Service. On Monday, TD Ameritr.....»»

Category: dealsSource: nytSep 19th, 2017

Responding To Harvey Will Be Long-Term Issue; Plan Cash Donations To Match

When a disaster strikes, people everywhere often are inspired to spring into action. But donating good or services rarely is a good idea, experts say, and even cash donations could be better targeted......»»

Category: topSource: nprAug 29th, 2017

Leveraged And Inverse ETFs

Leveraged funds may seem like a good idea – if we expect the S&P 500 to be positive, for instance, then getting four times its return seems even better – but long-term investors (and there shouldn’.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJul 10th, 2017

Michael Sincere"s Long-Term Trader: Defense is the best offense as the stock market bubble inflates

Investors are overly bullish, so hold more cash and wait for your pitch, Michael Sincere writes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 31st, 2017

Start-up bodies appeal for relaxation in tax policies

Want 15% short-term capital gains tax for start-up investors, long-term holding period at one year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 18th, 2017

PepsiCo, Inc. (PEP): A Top Dividend Growth Stock For Long-term Investors

PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE:PEP) is one of the best dividend growth stocks in the market and a core holding in our Top 20 Dividend Stocks portfolio (1). The company has paid dividends for more than 50 years while rewarding shareholders with 44 consecutive dividen.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyDec 8th, 2016

How to Value a Stock Using Yacktman"s Forward Rate of Return

Long-term investors should value a stock using an approach that relies on the free cash flow yield and growth rateCheck out Donald Yacktman Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Donald Yacktman (Updated on ––/—9/—…–6)Relat.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocusNov 30th, 2016

Is Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (DLB) A Good Long-Term Holding?

Is Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) a good bet right now? We like to analyze hedge fund sentiment before doing days of in-depth research. We do so because hedge funds and other elite investors have numerous Ivy league graduates, expert network advisers.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyNov 27th, 2016

Mainframe Key To Digital Transformation For CA Technologies

The big question for CA’s customers, investors, and the technology community at large: will CA actually achieve the transformation it so desperately craves? Or will the Innovator’s Dilemma-centric challenge of milking long-term cash cows drag the comp.....»»

Category: topSource: forbesNov 19th, 2016

4 Long-Term Treasury ETFs to Consider (ZROZ, EDV, VGLT, TLT)

InvestorPlaceInvestorPlace - Stock Market News, Stock Advice & Trading Tips With the Fed holding off a rate hike in the September meeting, investors need to consider the Long-Term Treasury ETFs to buy The post 4 Long-Term Treasury ETFs to Consider (ZROZ,.....»»

Category: topSource: investorplaceOct 1st, 2016

Analyst Loves Acadia Realty"s Strategy, But Not Its Valuation

Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE: AKR) may be a long-term winner for investors who want exposure to the next era of retail property, but one analyst says now's the time to be buying the REIT.  .....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga10 min. ago

4 critical questions you should ask in a job interview to make sure it"s not a dead-end job

Strelka Institute/Flickr During a job interview, you should establish if you see a long-term future at the company. While you will be told the position's responsibilities, it is always a good idea to ask how to meas.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsider4 hr. 9 min. ago

3 Top Soda Stocks to Consider Buying Now

Coca-Cola, National Beverage, and SodaStream each have the potential to reward investors with sparkling long-term returns......»»

Category: topSource: foxnews19 hr. 24 min. ago

A key recession indicator is getting closer to the danger zone — and the Fed can"t ignore it

Thomson Reuters A shift in the bond market is giving investors and Fed officials pause about the economic outlook. The concern stems from earlier periods when long-term interest rates slip toward or .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 19th, 2017

A key recession signal could have huge implications for Federal Reserve policy

Thomson Reuters A shit in the bond market is giving investors and Fed officials pause about the economic outlook. The concern stems from earlier periods when long-term interest rates slip towa.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 19th, 2017

Gundlach’s Top ETF Recommendation

The money to be made is in non-U.S. markets, according to Jeffrey Gundlach. For long-term investors, he recommends a specific ETF. That ETF is INDA, the iShares fund that tracks the Indian equity market. He singled out India be.....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkNov 17th, 2017

GE credit downgraded at Moody"s; shares pare earlier gains

General Electric Co. stock was up 0.1% in morning trade, but pared earlier gains of as much as 1.2%. The industrial conglomerate's long-term credit rating was cut one notch to A2 from A1 at Moody's Investors Service, which cited the "sev.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 16th, 2017

Oil Down 5% in a Week: Buy These 4 Mega Cap Stocks on the Dip

It makes sense for investors to add to or initiate positions in the major integrated oil companies that offer long-term stability and consistent dividends. These four are rated Buy at Merrill Lynch........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 16th, 2017

Is It Time to Buy General Electric Company Stock?

General Electric stock has shed more than 40% of its value in 2017. Here's why it's starting to look attractive for long-term investors......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsNov 15th, 2017

Market Extra: Robo advisers are as big a threat as passive funds are to active managers

Active managers have had a rough decade as investors dump their products in favor of passive funds, which aren’t only significantly cheaper, but which also offer high odds of delivering better long-term performance......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2017