Dividend yields on preferred stocks have soared. This is how to pick the best ones for your portfolio.

This year nearly every type of security has declined — bad news if you look at…

How to Build a Bond Ladder for Income

While stock prices typically rise and fall from year to year, bond prices have historically been…

Lucid Picks Up New Buy Rating. Stock Can Rise 60%.

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The U.K. Economy Is Having a Meltdown. Why It’s Going to Get Worse.

The recent sharp drop in the British pound and in U.K. government bonds means traders are…

Bank of America clients are buying the dip in U.S. stocks, shifting from cyclicals to defensive

In light of the recent U.S. stock market losses, Bank of America (BofA) saw more buying…

22 dividend stocks screened for quality and safety

Now that the S&P 500 has hit a new closing low for 2022, it is a…

Why TIPS might be a smart place to park some money right now

Inflation is running at 8% or higher, depending on how you count it (and who’s counting).…

The Dow just joined the S&P 500 in a bear market: What investors need to know

The Dow Jones Industrial Average couldn’t outrun the bear. The blue-chip gauge on Monday fell 329.60…

A surging U.S. dollar is creating an ‘untenable situation’ for the stock market, warns Morgan Stanley’s Wilson

The U.S. dollar’s unrelenting surge is raising worries over corporate earnings, warned a closely followed Wall…

The stock market could be on the verge of a ‘tradeable’ rebound, according to a key technical indicator

Heading into the close on Monday, U.S. stocks appear poised for another difficult week as Treasury…

Stock market ‘on cusp’ of important test: Watch this S&P 500 level if 2022 low gives way, says RBC

The S&P 500 is approaching an important level to watch beyond its 2022 low, as investors…

Morgan Stanley says investors should consider this port in the market storm right now

The great British pound selloff, credited with exacerbating a global rout for markets last week, looks…

U.S. stock futures dip, dollar rises as Italian election results add to uncertainty

U.S. stock-index futures fell late Sunday, suggesting losses Monday, as the projected victory of a far-right…

Oracle’s Ellison’s Compensation Topped $130 Million Last Fiscal Year

Sept. 23, 2022 8:24 pm ET Listen to article (2 minutes) Oracle top executives are again…

Crypto Bill That Would Have Transformed Industry Vetoed by California’s Newsom

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Will This Be Another ‘Lost Decade’ for the Stock Market?

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The Stock Market Is Reeling. How It Could Stop Falling Next Week.

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Don’t panic about your 401(k)

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Buying the Stock-Market Dip Is Backfiring This Year

Sept. 25, 2022 5:30 am ET Listen to article (2 minutes) It is the worst year…

Why the ‘sell Rosh Hashanah, buy Yom Kippur’ trade is a tough call as stock-market selloff deepens

It might seem arbitrary to take investing advice from old market adages, but there is one…

Hong Kong Shares Hit 11-Year Low. Alibaba and Tencent Lead Decline.

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Micron forecast expected to shed light on how two years of unprecedented supply problems may resolve

Micron Technology Inc. investors are hoping the memory-chip maker’s forecast will provide more color into the…

Oil Falls Below $80 a Barrel

Listen to article (2 minutes) U.S. oil prices fell below $80 a barrel for the first…

The Dollar Is Crushing Rival Currencies. Here’s Where Things Are Headed.

The dollar’s remarkable rally shows no signs of slowing. In fact, the Federal Reserve’s hawkish message…

How to get a guaranteed return of 1.3% per year above inflation

TIPS in recent months have become an increasingly attractive option for the fixed-income portion of your…

Stocks crashing? No, but here’s why this bear market feels so painful — and what you can do about it.

Hashtags about a stock-market crash may be trending on Twitter, but the selloff that has sent…

Don’t look for a stock market bottom until a soaring dollar cools down. Here’s why.

It will be difficult for the stock market to stop its slide and find a bottom…

These 20 stocks in the S&P skidded as much as 21.5% during another brutal week for the market

Another difficult week for U.S. stocks ended with shares of oil producers sliding and Ford Motor…

Here Are the 12 Best Performing Tech Stocks

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