Target-date funds make investing for retirement relatively easy. Choose a fund with the year in its name closest to the time you plan to retire, then sit back and let the funds managers decide how much of your savings to invest in stocks and bonds (and occasionally other asset classes). But what happens when your target-date fund hits the target year? The answer varies, depending on which sponsors....More>>>
Chesapeake Energy (NYSE:CHK) is enjoying a sharp run-up today as the shares clock more than 7 percent in gains at the time of writing this article. This should be a wake-up call for the short-sellers who must have been holding their positions following the death cross recorded on the daily price chart. I do not know if the rally will extend or not, but I strongly believe that short positions should....More>>>
President Donald Trump’s golf course in California is offering a $10,000 reward for any information about the people who vandalized the property.
Detective Marcello Curko of the Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department confirmed the award, and said the investigation is ongoing to try to identify up to five people who are seen in a video documenting the vandalism. The video,....More>>>
My Top Pick for 2017 for growth investors is an engineering company that was founded in 1889 and is headquartered in The Hague, Netherlands, notes J. Royden Ward, editor of Cabot Benjamin Graham Value Investor.
Chicago Bridge & Iron (CBI) provides specialty engineering, procurement and construction services to customers in the energy infrastructure markets throughout the world.....More>>>
As 2017 shows 2016 the door, professional investors, strategists, and financial journalists participate in a time-honored tradition: the annual stock market forecast. Let me be clear: Trying to divine what 2017 holds for the S&P 500 Index(SNPINDEX: ^GSPC) is a fool’s small “f” errand. Let me explain why and I’ll give you an alternative stock market forecast to ponder....More>>>