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Is Portfolio Diversification Still A Free Lunch?

Portfolio diversification has its merits, but today the real value is under scrutiny. Here's how we'll play our asset model in today's economy More 

Why The U.S. Stock Market Has Never Completely Recovered

The S&P 500 rallied 13% off its closing lows in late August. Lost in the shuffle? It hasn't really recovered. Here's why... More 

Markets Back In Familiar Territory

Despite continued problems in China and slow economic news, markets continue to roll along, headed back towards a record high More 

Tepid Risk Measures Imply Investors Haunted By Potential Loss

Is the market's worst behind us? Maybe. Yet the appetite for risk is decidedly less vibrant than before the August-September meltdown. More 

Why Preferred Stocks Are In The Sweet Spot Now (PFF, PGX)

For retired investors seeking a low volatility income stream, here's why it hasn't gotten much better than owning preferred stocks this year. More 

This Indicator Says Don’t Bail Out of the Market Too Soon

Tuesday's market pullback isn't a sign for investors to take out their money. In fact, one indicator suggests investors stay invested More 

Top ETF Income Ideas for the Remainder of 2015

The search for income is always an interesting investment dynamic. Here are our best income picks for the remainder of the year. More