The population of seniors, or people age 65 or over, in the United States neared 48 million last year and is steadily growing. Consequently, millions of adult children find themselves taking care of their parents medical needs. This can be a daunting task because many older individuals have complex health conditions. According to the National Council on Aging, almost 70% of seniors have two or more....More>>>
Want to learn how to read stock charts?
Well, we called in Bruce Kamich, our resident Chart Professor, to help you learn that and more.
Because when it comes to investing in stocks, it is important that you are able to perform your own technical analysis of some stock charts.
Technical analysis sounds wonky but it’s basically financial analysis that uses....More>>>
As Christmas day draws closer, signs of the holiday spirit are beginning to show. However, even as people plan their holidays, the financial markets remain alive and running, albeit at a slower rate. Understanding seasonality in the market can help you to identify the perfect timing to buy or sell a given financial instrument and make returns way above the market average. This is why, even during....More>>>
Call it global warming. Call it climate change. Maybe it’s a nuance, or maybe your political stance determines how you feel about this debate. 24/7 Wall St. has tracked investment in clean energy and renewable energy for years.
It turns out that 2016 broke the growth cycle for investing in clean energy — and then some.
With a new Trump administration about to take office,....More>>>
When fear and volatility rear their ugly heads, investors will traditionally turn to more conservative investments — such as gold. Presumably, this is what happened during the bitterly fought presidential campaign. In 2016, the price of gold, which ended the year up about 8%, had climbed as much as 28% at one point.
Similarly, many gold stocks enjoyed quite the ride last year —....More>>>