Top 5 Core Bond Funds for Long-Term Investors

Regardless of your investment objective, bonds often play a significant role. Some funds, like the Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF, are designed to give access to a wide variety of income-generating vehicles while minimizing costs. Many bond funds are suitable as core...

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Danger Ahead?

Market Moves The S&P 500 index (SPX) closed on a dramatic new high as it gapped above all previous prices for the week. It has also completed five consecutive weeks full of smaller-than-average daily trading ranges. Both of these conditions are bullish...

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Top Real Estate Stocks for November 2019

The real estate sector includes companies that own, develop, and manage residential, commercial, and industrial real estate. Each of these three segments includes publicly traded real estate investment trusts (REITs), which are portfolios of properties that serve as...

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Top Utility Stocks for November 2019

The utilities sector is made up of companies that provide services to homes and businesses, such as electricity, natural gas, water, and sewage. These companies are heavily regulated. Among the largest and best-known companies in the sector are NextEra Energy Inc....

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Top Materials Stocks for November 2019

The materials sector includes companies that manufacture of raw materials which are used across many other sectors and industries. Materials stocks include manufacturers of products as varied as plastic, fertilizer, paper, concrete, metals, and more. Some prominent...

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3 Business Services Stocks Setting All-Time Highs

Although the U.S. economy has slowed this year, it remains strong – and that's good news for business services stocks that sell products and services to enterprise and government organizations that rely on favorable economic conditions. The group – which has combined...

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Small Is Beautiful

Market Moves While the major market indexes continue to make new highs, the Russell 2000 index (RUT) shows signs that investors are once again taking an interest in small companies with growth potential. This is a typical reaction when investors perceive that larger...

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