INVESTING NEWS & TRENDS
August used to be the best month for the stock market. Then it became the worst.
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Fitch’s U.S. credit downgrade just confirms what the markets already knew
The Timing may be Perfect for this Dividend-Stock Fund if the Market is Getting Close to a Top
The TrueShares Low Volatility Equity Income ETF has successfully navigated through the challenges of the 2022 bear market. This actively managed fund prioritizes quality, value, and attractive yields to deliver strong results.
The S&P 500's Rebound towards Bull-Market High
The S&P 500 is on the brink of reaching its early-2022 bull-market high. This signifies a potential turning point in the market, making it an opportune time to consider investment options.
This Aggressive Stock Fund has Emerged Victorious
Despite experiencing a turbulent journey, this aggressive stock fund has outperformed its rivals and even surpassed the S&P 500. Its success can be attributed to its strategic focus on companies expected to outshine their competitors.
'Anti-Woke' Fallout: Asset Managers Rethinking Climate-Change Efforts
In a surprising development, major asset managers such as BlackRock and Fidelity are reportedly toning down their climate-change initiatives. This shift coincides with a rise in the 'anti-ESG' trend influenced by various state legislatures, as highlighted by global tracker FinanceMap.
The Stock Market's Soaring Valuation Calls for Caution
The current valuation of the stock market is reaching dizzying heights, akin to those observed during the 2022 bull-market peak. This notable surge in valuations raises concerns and necessitates careful evaluation before making investment decisions.
Evolving Investment Strategies: Rewarded for Quick Actions
The traditional mantra of 'stocks for the long run' may no longer hold true in the current investment landscape. The focus now lies on income generation, risk management, and liquidity, while minimizing leverage. Satyajit Das emphasizes the importance of adapting to this paradigm shift.
Unraveling the Social Security Dilemma: Early or Late Claim?
The decision of when to claim Social Security benefits is often influenced by psychological factors. Understanding your own psychology can be instrumental in determining if you'll be an early or late claimer of Social Security.
Beanie Babies Return with a Vengeance
The nostalgia-fueled Beanie Babies craze is making a comeback, with collectors willing to pay thousands for rare editions. The release of the Apple TV+ movie 'The Beanie Bubble,' starring Zach Galifianakis, further fuels this renewed interest in Beanie Babies from the '90s.