I have sold my shares in my business as part of my plan to retire at 55. I now have to rely on investments alone for income. Selling a business generates money upfront, but then what? I had taken over my own investments from mutual funds in 2009, and I guess that made me lucky rather than good. Since the crash of oil, investing has been a lot less fun and a lot less profitable.
Subprime auto loans are supposed to be the harbinger of the next financial apocalypse, or so we’ve been told over the past year. While Ford Credit (NYSE:F) is showing signs of deterioration, I do not believe that it of any major concern.
Ford Credit’s pre-tax profit declined 6% year over year in the first quarter, dropping from $514 million to $481 million. This occurred despite....More>>>
The pendulum is swinging back to Europe and Asia, whose stock markets are more enticingly valued than ours right now, suggests Jim Pearce, editor of Investing Daily’s flagship newsletter, Personal Finance.
I’ve been watching Tata Motors Ltd. (TTM) over the past few years with increasing interest. As India’s largest carmaker, it stands to benefit from the tenfold projected....More>>>
A few weeks ago we discussed how you can make 12% annually, forever, from stocks. Now let’s apply those lessons to 2017, and highlight five that should do even better (17%+ returns) this year (and likely beyond).
Remember, projecting our returns from any given stock is simple. We simply add together the three ways it can pay us:
The last thing people want to think about amid the bustle of November and December is taxes. But Elizabeth A. Vuozzo, a director with the Fuoco Group in Hauppauge, N.Y., a partner of Hewins Financial Advisors, spells out smart things you can do now to make your load lighter come next April:
The holidays and a presidential transition — needless to say, there are a lot of big....More>>>
U.S. stocks have trounced their foreign counterparts over the course of the current bull market, but the era of American stock market dominance began to wane this year. For the first time in years, were seeing a broad-based global ecnomic recovery, says Jim Paulsen, chief investment
Small cap Florida insurance stock Heritage Insurance Holdings Inc (NYSE: HRTG) has taken a hit with shares down around 18% over the past week on predictions that Hurricane Irma would hit Florida albeit sharesonly fell another 1.06%on Friday when it became clear that it would not be as catastrophi