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7 High-Yield Dividend ETFs to Gamble On

High-yield dividend ETFs offer a larger stream of income with less risk than an individual stock or bond -- but pitfalls remain. More 

Why Riskier Assets Have Limited Upside Potential

Cash on corporate balance sheets grew to $1.84 billion in 2015, a record level. But debt grew, too. It's an ominous sign with some history More 

Here’s the Point Where Real Risk Taking Returns

In a strong bull market, higher volatility stocks tend to outperform lower volatility stocks, but near term is the risk worth the reward? More 

Why Should Stock Investors Pay 2016 Prices For 2012 Profits?

Since the S&P 500 logged an all-time record 11 months ago we've seen two violent price sell-offs. Have we seen the market peak? Here's what to expect... More 

The S&P 500’s 788,400 Minutes: Measuring the Life Of An Index

There are 525,600 minutes in a calendar year, but it's been 788,400 minutes since the S&P 500 hit 2050 in November 2014. The latest signs aren't much better More 

3 High-Yield Junk Bonds That AREN’T Junk

Junk bonds may have bottomed out, offering a chance to get into ETFs like JNK, HYLD and HYG at a reasonable price. More 

The 10 Best Index Funds to Buy No Matter WHAT the Market Is Doing

Markets got you down? Don't worry -- here are 10 index funds you can buy and hold for any sort of market condition. More