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INVESTING NEWS & TRENDS A long-held investing belief — that stocks always beat bonds over the long term — turns out to be untrue
Recent history has shown that equities tend to outperform, but a review of returns back to 1793 reveals a different story.
The Dow and the Nasdaq are diverging. Why that’s honey for stock market bears
Disconnected trading pattern hasn’t looked so ominous since the internet bubble years.
Why Generation ‘I’ — YOLO investors who’ve never seen a bear market — should worry us all
First-time stock investors are making money now but market veterans know how this story ends.
5 things this index pioneer wants you to know about today’s investing challenges
Straight advice on money and market behavior from David Booth of Dimensional Fund Advisors.
Why switching investment strategies to get a market edge only leaves you behind the pack
Pick an investment plan with a good long-term record and follow it.
Space infrastructure is the next investment frontier and SPACs are a launch pad
The global space industry is expected to generate revenue of at least $1.4 trillion by 2030
5 things to watch out for before you invest in SPACs
Similarities to the dot.com and subprime bubbles are unmistakable.
Long-tenured CEOs can take a business from good to great — and these companies have them
A vision for success and shareholders willing to see it through can give a business a competitive edge.
Franklin Templeton’s view on interest rates
Sonal Desai, CIO for Franklin Templeton’s Fixed Income Group, discusses her expectations for U.S. and global interest rates.
Educating today’s investors about maneuvering through markets
Joe Moglia, former chairman & CEO of TD Ameritrade, discusses how investors can better maneuver volatile markets with assistance from trading platforms.
These 3 alternative income streams may boost portfolio returns
As traditional income strategies, like bonds and dividend stocks, got challenged by the pandemic, some investors turned to pass-through securities in search of income. Here’s what you need to know.
What Coinbase’s public debut means for bitcoin and crypto
The listing of Coinbase, the largest bitcoin exchange in the U.S., introduces a new way to invest in cryptocurrencies.
Why Mike Novogratz sees bitcoin reaching $500,000 by 2024
Galaxy Digital’s Mike Novogratz explains the outlook for crypto as Coinbase goes public.
How to devise long-term strategies for investing in digital assets
Katie Stockton and Bryan Routledge discuss strategies and the rationale for holding crypto with Barron’s Ben Levisohn.