We’ve traded VanEck Vectors Fallen Angels High Yield for iShares Ultra Short-Term Bond to tamp down risk among our favorite exchange-traded funds.
Month: January 2019
Last year, Nick Crisci felt more than ready to retire. After working nonstop for 46 years, the 69-year-old feared the stress of his information technology job was affecting his health. Crisci, who lives in Pflugerville, Tex., prepared for retirement by…
Our Practical Investing columnist, Kathy Kristof, invests in a “smart” index fund that hasn’t proven all that bright through the recent dark days of the market.
This technical indicator can help predict where stocks are headed.
Investors wonder if it’s sink or swim for stocks. Our take: time to bottom-fish.
U.S. markets fared better than overseas counterparts.
There’s more to bond investing than picking funds that adhere closely to an index or cling to the apparent safety of Treasuries.
Funds are lowering expense ratios — and more than ever are free. Here’s how to take advantage of this changing landscape.
For hundreds of thousands of federal workers, this is a true test of financial preparedness.
Prices will continue rising, but more slowly, as the housing market regains some balance between buyers and sellers.