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The 5 Best Index Funds to Buy

Some of the best index funds out there -- like the SPY ETF, QQQ and IWM -- aren't just among the cheapest ETFs you can buy. They're among the best. More 

5 Signs That Investors Just Can’t Get Enough Risk

Investors have displayed an insatiable appetite for higher-risk assets in recent weeks. What does this mean for the market as a whole? More 

3 Reasons Small Caps are Leading Markets Higher

Small cap stocks have been surging lately, out-performing the broader market names, and here are 3 reasons why. The big question is if it can continue More 

Watch for a Market Swoon in Late October

Don't be freaked out by any October weakness in the broader markets -- it might just be a great buying opportunity. More 

Summer of Small Caps: What Needs to Happen for the Rally to Continue

Small-cap stocks have logged gains this summer even as the rest of the market has weakened, but two trends need to hold for small caps' streak to continue. More 

The Myth of Small Caps’ Long-Term Outperformance

Small-caps' performance advantage dissipates if large-cap returns are measured by an equal-weighted index. More 

The Massive Repercussions of Rising Treasury Yields

The sharp rise in Treasury yields has led to massive disruptions in the stock market, blurring the lines between rate sensitivity and more sustainable, fundamental trends. More