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INVESTING NEWS & TRENDS Why gold and platinum prices are taking the shine off of stocks
The gold-platinum ratio has suffered one its steepest declines ever.
These are the value stocks that top-performing newsletters like the most now
Value has beaten growth in the past three months, a trend that may continue.
The place for junk bonds in a retirement portfolio
A historical review of high-yield bonds’ costs and benefits
Bond yields are rising but that won’t sink the stock market
There is no historical connection between U.S. interest rates and stock returns.
Video: Cramer: A day with less froth is a day where the rally feels more sustainable (CNBC)
Why Wall Street’s ‘coolest’ stocks can leave investors cold
Popular companies aren’t always the best investment.
The key lesson for Amazon investors as Andy Jassy takes over from Jeff Bezos
Academic research says promoting a company insider to CEO rather than recruiting a superstar CEO is the smarter move.
Why Buffett’s shareholder letter is required reading for investors — and other CEOs
Buffett’s clear, candid views about Berkshire Hathaway and business has drawn many fans and quite a few emulators.
Gold’s decline is an opportunity for contrarian investors
History shows that sinking sentiment leads to higher prices in the short term.
Here’s a better way than GameStop attacks for the ‘little guy’ to stick it to Wall Street
A financial transaction tax would curb the high-frequency trading that hurts mutual funds.
Today’s ESG opportunities
Yie-Hsin Hung, CEO of New York Life Investment Management, discusses her firm’s approach to sustainable investing.
A critical stage in the genomics revolution
James Anderson says investors should take note as Big Data and genetic sequencing begin altering business models across the health-care sector
Is bitcoin for real?
Mario Gabelli and Abby Joseph Cohen talk cost-benefit analysis, the broader cryptocurrency field, and China’s reserve-currency ambitions.
How to approach tech investing in 2021
Henry Ellenbogen encourages investors to look beyond traditional tech industries and focus on companies that use technology to innovate.
3 money mistakes couples make and how to avoid them
Talking to your partner about your finances may not be romantic, but it is crucial to a healthy relationship. Here’s how to spot and navigate common pitfalls.