podcast | InvestTalk Podcast & Blog http://www.investtalk.com en ©2016 FastFfwdMedia.com http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/rss A Service of KPP Financial Steve Peasley & Justin Klein | Wealth Manager and Investment Advisor | Host of Invest Talk jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 11 Dec 2017 14:54:37 +0000 10 In today's ever changing global economy, understanding investment options can be a daunting, time-consuming task. With all the opinions and hearsay that can bombard investors, education is a key component to success. That's why more and more savvy investors are tuning into InvestTalk. InvestTalk is a weekday program that looks at new and relevant investment topics each weekday, and answers questions about financial and retirement planning, money management as well as general concerns about the stock market with financial adviser, Steve Peasley. clean Steve Peasley & Justin Klein | Wealth Manager and Investment Advisor | Host of Invest Talk jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) http://static.libsyn.com/p/assets/6/2/a/9/62a90d5009fe20ad/Investtalk_Background.png InvestTalk Podcasts http://www.investtalk.com Don’t Let Home-Bias Investing Trip You Up http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/dont-let-home-bias-investing-trip-you-up The market has gained over 20% during the past year. But for those that are under-weighted to foreign stocks, it’s not so great. Today's Stocks &Topics: Bitcoin, Overseas Companies, ALK - Alaska Air Group Inc., Options Trading, BGS - B&G Foods Inc., KR - Kroger Co., DIS - Walt Disney Co., TCEHY - Tencent Holdings Ltd. ADR, Coin Futures, Dividends Payoffs, JNPR - Juniper Networks Inc. 44:10 The market has gained over 20% during the past year. But for those that are under-weighted to foreign stocks, it’s not so great. Today's Stocks & Topics: Bitcoin, Overseas Companies, ALK - Alaska Air Group Inc., Options Trading, BGS - B&G... no The market has gained over 20% during the past year. But for those that are under-weighted to foreign stocks, it’s not so great.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Bitcoin, Overseas Companies, ALK - Alaska Air Group Inc., Options Trading, BGS - B&G Foods Inc., KR - Kroger Co., DIS - Walt Disney Co., TCEHY - Tencent Holdings Ltd. ADR, Coin Futures, Dividends Payoffs, JNPR - Juniper Networks Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Sat, 09 Dec 2017 00:56:34 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/dont-let-home-bias-investing-trip-you-up
ETFs That Imitate Hedge Funds http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/etfs-that-imitate-hedge-funds New exchange-traded funds that offer similar ritzy strategies, but at cheapskate prices. Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividends, AGX - Argan Inc., Bitcoin, Hedging, GELYY - Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd. ADR, ALB - Albemarle Corp., New Investor, Support &Resistance, TCEHY - Tencent Holdings Ltd. ADR, AMD - Advanced Micro Devices Inc., RIOT - Riot Blockchain Inc. 44:11 New exchange-traded funds that offer similar ritzy strategies, but at cheapskate prices. Today's Stocks & Topics: Dividends, AGX - Argan Inc., Bitcoin, Hedging, GELYY - Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd. ADR, ALB - Albemarle Corp., New Investor,... no New exchange-traded funds that offer similar ritzy strategies, but at cheapskate prices.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividends, AGX - Argan Inc., Bitcoin, Hedging, GELYY - Geely Automobile Holdings Ltd. ADR, ALB - Albemarle Corp., New Investor, Support &Resistance, TCEHY - Tencent Holdings Ltd. ADR, AMD - Advanced Micro Devices Inc., RIOT - Riot Blockchain Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 08 Dec 2017 00:50:49 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/etfs-that-imitate-hedge-funds
Before Investing in REITs http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/before-investing-in-reits Investors are looking for financial instruments that promise high returns. REITs are on top of the list. Today's Stocks &Topics: Financial Adviser, RHT - Red Hat Inc., Tax Bracket, X - United States Steel Corp., KKR - KKR &Co. L.P., ALK - Alaska Air Group Inc., Metals. 45:00 Investors are looking for financial instruments that promise high returns. REITs are on top of the list. Today's Stocks & Topics: Financial Adviser, RHT - Red Hat Inc., Tax Bracket, X - United States Steel Corp., KKR - KKR & Co. L.P., ALK -... no Investors are looking for financial instruments that promise high returns. REITs are on top of the list.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Financial Adviser, RHT - Red Hat Inc., Tax Bracket, X - United States Steel Corp., KKR - KKR &Co. L.P., ALK - Alaska Air Group Inc., Metals.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 07 Dec 2017 01:00:36 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/before-investing-in-reits
Women Investors Get A Bad Rap http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/women-investors-get-a-bad-rap It’s not only men who indulge in smack talk about women’s financial skills, many women have characterized themselves as lacking. Today's Stocks &Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., Amazon, CTL - CenturyLink Inc., ALV - Autoliv Inc., Asset Allocation, BAC - Bank of America Corp., Tax Law, PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, Sector Rotation, GE - General Electric Co., VHI - Valhi Inc., FCX - Freeport-McMoRan Inc., VOD - Vodafone Group PLC ADR. 44:19 It’s not only men who indulge in smack talk about women’s financial skills, many women have characterized themselves as lacking. Today's Stocks & Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., Amazon, CTL - CenturyLink Inc., ALV - Autoliv Inc., Asset Allocation,... no It’s not only men who indulge in smack talk about women’s financial skills, many women have characterized themselves as lacking.
Today's Stocks &Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., Amazon, CTL - CenturyLink Inc., ALV - Autoliv Inc., Asset Allocation, BAC - Bank of America Corp., Tax Law, PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, Sector Rotation, GE - General Electric Co., VHI - Valhi Inc., FCX - Freeport-McMoRan Inc., VOD - Vodafone Group PLC ADR.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 06 Dec 2017 00:51:43 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/women-investors-get-a-bad-rap
3 Ways to Catch Up Over 50 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/3-ways-to-catch-up-over-50 Don't panic -- there's still hope. Saving at an older age takes some strategy, though. Today's Stocks &Topics: Averaging Up vs. Averaging Down, Retirement Plans, Tax Reform, Yield Curve, CVS - CVS Health Corp., CQP - Cheniere Energy Partners L.P., DRH - Diamondrock Hospitality Co., Options, BillGuard, APHQF - Aphria Inc., OMI - Owens &Minor Inc. 45:45 Don't panic -- there's still hope. Saving at an older age takes some strategy, though. Today's Stocks & Topics: Averaging Up vs. Averaging Down, Retirement Plans, Tax Reform, Yield Curve, CVS - CVS Health Corp., CQP - Cheniere Energy Partners... no Don't panic -- there's still hope. Saving at an older age takes some strategy, though.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Averaging Up vs. Averaging Down, Retirement Plans, Tax Reform, Yield Curve, CVS - CVS Health Corp., CQP - Cheniere Energy Partners L.P., DRH - Diamondrock Hospitality Co., Options, BillGuard, APHQF - Aphria Inc., OMI - Owens &Minor Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 05 Dec 2017 00:54:34 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/3-ways-to-catch-up-over-50
Being a Boring Investor Can Yield Exciting Returns http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/being-a-boring-investor-can-yield-exciting-returns Investing in a globally diversified portfolio of low-fee index funds and ETFs that track broad market indexes will do you a world of good. Today's Stocks &Topics: Bonds, The Fed &Interest Rates, October Construction Spending Data, Household Wealth, BOTZ - Global X Robotics &Artificial Intelligence ETF, MU - Micron Technology Inc., COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., SQ - Square Inc. Cl A, AGN - Allergan PLC. 44:08 Investing in a globally diversified portfolio of low-fee index funds and ETFs that track broad market indexes will do you a world of good. Today's Stocks & Topics: Bonds, The Fed & Interest Rates, October Construction Spending Data, Household... no Investing in a globally diversified portfolio of low-fee index funds and ETFs that track broad market indexes will do you a world of good.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Bonds, The Fed &Interest Rates, October Construction Spending Data, Household Wealth, BOTZ - Global X Robotics &Artificial Intelligence ETF, MU - Micron Technology Inc., COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., SQ - Square Inc. Cl A, AGN - Allergan PLC.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Sat, 02 Dec 2017 00:57:39 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/being-a-boring-investor-can-yield-exciting-returns
Should Millennials Employ a Different Play? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-millennials-employ-a-different-play With increasing inflation, taxes and aspirations, it is difficult for millennials to achieve life goals with traditional investment options. Today's Stocks &Topics: New Investor, SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, Protect Your Properties, Economic Stats, Automation vs. Jobs, ETP - Energy Transfer Partners L.P., 401k vs. Gold, PG - Procter &Gamble Co., Callable Bond, DIS - Walt Disney Co., CMCSA - Comcast Corp. Cl A., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR. 44:56 With increasing inflation, taxes and aspirations, it is difficult for millennials to achieve life goals with traditional investment options. Today's Stocks & Topics: New Investor, SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, Protect Your Properties, Economic... no With increasing inflation, taxes and aspirations, it is difficult for millennials to achieve life goals with traditional investment options.
Today's Stocks &Topics: New Investor, SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, Protect Your Properties, Economic Stats, Automation vs. Jobs, ETP - Energy Transfer Partners L.P., 401k vs. Gold, PG - Procter &Gamble Co., Callable Bond, DIS - Walt Disney Co., CMCSA - Comcast Corp. Cl A., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 01 Dec 2017 00:54:06 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-millennials-employ-a-different-play
H5 Surprising Things You Can Buy in a Self-Directed IRA http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/h5-surprising-things-you-can-buy-in-a-self-directed-ira Think IRAs are all about stocks, bonds, and mutual funds? Think again. Today's Stocks &Topics: Hedge Funds, TGT - Target Corp., WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., SCHN - Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc., Automation, PRLB - Proto Labs Inc., ETFs &Indexes, Global Markets Keep Growing Up, SPKE - Spark Energy Inc., The Parable of the Boiled Frog, REGN - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., BAC - Bank of America Corp., NWL - Newell Brands Inc., STWD - Starwood Property Trust Inc. 44:41 Think IRAs are all about stocks, bonds, and mutual funds? Think again. Today's Stocks & Topics: Hedge Funds, TGT - Target Corp., WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., SCHN - Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc., Automation, PRLB - Proto Labs Inc., ETFs... no Think IRAs are all about stocks, bonds, and mutual funds? Think again.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Hedge Funds, TGT - Target Corp., WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., SCHN - Schnitzer Steel Industries Inc., Automation, PRLB - Proto Labs Inc., ETFs &Indexes, Global Markets Keep Growing Up, SPKE - Spark Energy Inc., The Parable of the Boiled Frog, REGN - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., BAC - Bank of America Corp., NWL - Newell Brands Inc., STWD - Starwood Property Trust Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 30 Nov 2017 00:56:06 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/h5-surprising-things-you-can-buy-in-a-self-directed-ira
How to Pick the Best Asset Allocation for You http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-pick-the-best-asset-allocation-for-you There are many issues to consider when deciding how many and what type of baskets you should stash your eggs in. Today's Stocks &Topics: Autonomic Incorporated, Financial Planner, F - Ford Motor Co., The Stock Market, EKTAY - Elekta AB ADR, DBD - Diebold Nixdorf Inc., Convert Traditional IRA to a Roth IRA, Company's Earnings vs. Investments, Vanguard &Active ETFs. MOMO - Momo Inc. ADR, CAVM - Cavium Inc., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, ROKU - Roku Inc. Cl A, Battery Manufacturers. 44:51 There are many issues to consider when deciding how many and what type of baskets you should stash your eggs in. Today's Stocks & Topics: Autonomic Incorporated, Financial Planner, F - Ford Motor Co., The Stock Market, EKTAY - Elekta AB ADR, DBD -... no There are many issues to consider when deciding how many and what type of baskets you should stash your eggs in.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Autonomic Incorporated, Financial Planner, F - Ford Motor Co., The Stock Market, EKTAY - Elekta AB ADR, DBD - Diebold Nixdorf Inc., Convert Traditional IRA to a Roth IRA, Company's Earnings vs. Investments, Vanguard &Active ETFs. MOMO - Momo Inc. ADR, CAVM - Cavium Inc., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, ROKU - Roku Inc. Cl A, Battery Manufacturers.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 29 Nov 2017 00:58:06 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-pick-the-best-asset-allocation-for-you
A Beginner's Guide to Investing in Real Estate http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-beginners-guide-to-investing-in-real-estate Predating modern stock markets, real estate is one of the five basic asset classes that every investor should seriously consider. Today's Stocks &Topics: Pro-Shares, VIGI - Vanguard International Dividend Appreciation ETF, PHYDX - PIMCO High Yield Fund;D, Next Financial Crisis, Venture Capital, OAK - Oaktree Capital Group LLC Un, Indexes. 44:56 Predating modern stock markets, real estate is one of the five basic asset classes that every investor should seriously consider. Today's Stocks & Topics: Pro-Shares, VIGI - Vanguard International Dividend Appreciation ETF, PHYDX - PIMCO High... no Predating modern stock markets, real estate is one of the five basic asset classes that every investor should seriously consider.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Pro-Shares, VIGI - Vanguard International Dividend Appreciation ETF, PHYDX - PIMCO High Yield Fund;D, Next Financial Crisis, Venture Capital, OAK - Oaktree Capital Group LLC Un, Indexes.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 28 Nov 2017 01:06:58 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-beginners-guide-to-investing-in-real-estate
Could You Need to Own More Stocks After You Retire http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/could-you-need-to-own-more-stocks-after-you-retire-2 Retirement, Buy &Rebalance, Retirement Contributions, 401k, I-R-As, Retirement Needs, Day Trading, Roth I-R-A. 45:27 Retirement, Buy & Rebalance, Retirement Contributions, 401k, I-R-As, Retirement Needs, Day Trading, Roth I-R-A. no Retirement, Buy &Rebalance, Retirement Contributions, 401k, I-R-As, Retirement Needs, Day Trading, Roth I-R-A.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 24 Nov 2017 08:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/could-you-need-to-own-more-stocks-after-you-retire-2
4 Real Estate Investment Strategies http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-real-estate-investment-strategies-1 Real estate offers tremendous opportunities, and varying degrees of investment risk, based on your comfort level. That’s one of our talking points. Today's Stocks &Topics: Mortgage, Stock Market vs. Real Estate, Buying Foreclosures, Retirement Home as an Asset, 401k &Mortgage, Investing for Kids, Annuities, Dollar Cost Average, Upgrading, Personal Finance. 45:39 Real estate offers tremendous opportunities, and varying degrees of investment risk, based on your comfort level. That’s one of our talking points. Today's Stocks & Topics: Mortgage, Stock Market vs. Real Estate, Buying Foreclosures, Retirement... no Real estate offers tremendous opportunities, and varying degrees of investment risk, based on your comfort level. That’s one of our talking points.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 23 Nov 2017 08:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-real-estate-investment-strategies-1
Low Returns Are a Feature of Markets, Not a Bug http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/low-returns-are-a-feature-of-markets-not-a-bug Based on current dividend, valuation and yield levels, Bogle predicts annual returns for U.S. stocks of about 4 percent. Today's Stocks &Topics: Trend Lines, Home Sales, What Investors Should Be Thankful For, Bloomberg's Top Business Schools, INTC - Intel Corp., Spot Rate, GVIP - Goldman Sachs Hedge Industry VIP ETF, SQ - Square Inc. Cl A, ETF Dividends, Hostile Takeover, IBM - International Business Machines Corp. 43:33 Based on current dividend, valuation and yield levels, Bogle predicts annual returns for U.S. stocks of about 4 percent. Today's Stocks & Topics: Trend Lines, Home Sales, What Investors Should Be Thankful For, Bloomberg's Top Business Schools,... no Based on current dividend, valuation and yield levels, Bogle predicts annual returns for U.S. stocks of about 4 percent.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Trend Lines, Home Sales, What Investors Should Be Thankful For, Bloomberg's Top Business Schools, INTC - Intel Corp., Spot Rate, GVIP - Goldman Sachs Hedge Industry VIP ETF, SQ - Square Inc. Cl A, ETF Dividends, Hostile Takeover, IBM - International Business Machines Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 23 Nov 2017 00:50:58 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/low-returns-are-a-feature-of-markets-not-a-bug
4 Short-Term Strategies To Invest $500 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-short-term-strategies-to-invest-500 There are many short-term investments available to you if you decide to follow that path, and you can start with very little money. Today's Stocks &Topics: Lump-Sum Distribution, SUP - Superior Industries International Inc., FB - Facebook Inc. Cl A, Index Funds, Mortgage, HPE - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co., BBRG - Bravo Brio Restaurant Group Inc., Goldman Sachs &the Market, Long Term Insurance, The Risk of Investing International, SQ - Square Inc. Cl A. 44:03 There are many short-term investments available to you if you decide to follow that path, and you can start with very little money. Today's Stocks & Topics: Lump-Sum Distribution, SUP - Superior Industries International Inc., FB - Facebook Inc. Cl... no There are many short-term investments available to you if you decide to follow that path, and you can start with very little money.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Lump-Sum Distribution, SUP - Superior Industries International Inc., FB - Facebook Inc. Cl A, Index Funds, Mortgage, HPE - Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co., BBRG - Bravo Brio Restaurant Group Inc., Goldman Sachs &the Market, Long Term Insurance, The Risk of Investing International, SQ - Square Inc. Cl A.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 22 Nov 2017 01:07:36 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-short-term-strategies-to-invest-500
When Gold is not as “Good as Gold.” http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-gold-is-not-as-good-as-gold Today's Stocks &Topics: Where the Money Goes, EKTAY - Elekta AB ADR, PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, DY - Dycom Industries Inc., Track For Retirement, BBRG - Bravo Brio Restaurant Group Inc., Investment Options, Electronic Trading, Health Savings Account (HSA), 401k, Buying Gold Electronically, PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF. 44:20 Today's Stocks & Topics: Where the Money Goes, EKTAY - Elekta AB ADR, PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, DY - Dycom Industries Inc., Track For Retirement, BBRG - Bravo Brio Restaurant Group Inc., Investment Options, Electronic Trading, Health... no Today's Stocks &Topics: Where the Money Goes, EKTAY - Elekta AB ADR, PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF, DY - Dycom Industries Inc., Track For Retirement, BBRG - Bravo Brio Restaurant Group Inc., Investment Options, Electronic Trading, Health Savings Account (HSA), 401k, Buying Gold Electronically, PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:58:40 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-gold-is-not-as-good-as-gold
Mutual Funds vs. ETFs - How to Decide http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/mutual-funds-vs-etfs-how-to-decide Sometimes the “mutual funds vs. ETFs” debate misses the larger point. It often overlaps with other more important decisions. Today's Stocks &Topics: Bank of America A type Warrants, Renting Is Better Than Owning, Passion &Retirement, The Fed &Interest Rates, PCLN - Priceline Group Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, Reverse Stock Split, End of the Year Stocks Sale, ERF - Enerplus Corp., New Investor. 43:43 Sometimes the “mutual funds vs. ETFs” debate misses the larger point. It often overlaps with other more important decisions. Today's Stocks & Topics: Bank of America A type Warrants, Renting Is Better Than Owning, Passion & Retirement, The... no Sometimes the “mutual funds vs. ETFs” debate misses the larger point. It often overlaps with other more important decisions.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Bank of America A type Warrants, Renting Is Better Than Owning, Passion &Retirement, The Fed &Interest Rates, PCLN - Priceline Group Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, Reverse Stock Split, End of the Year Stocks Sale, ERF - Enerplus Corp., New Investor.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Sat, 18 Nov 2017 00:53:30 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/mutual-funds-vs-etfs-how-to-decide
Smart Beta ETFs: The Wow Factor http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/smart-beta-etfs-the-wow-factor The primary drivers of broader ETF industry growth include smart beta funds, or those products that use weighting schemes. Today's Stocks &Topics: 200 Day Moving Average, U.S. Oil Production, Self Driving Trucks, Calling In Sick, GFF - Griffon Corp., JD - JD.com Inc. ADR, AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., Roth IRA. 45:08 The primary drivers of broader ETF industry growth include smart beta funds, or those products that use weighting schemes. Today's Stocks & Topics: 200 Day Moving Average, U.S. Oil Production, Self Driving Trucks, Calling In Sick, GFF - Griffon... no The primary drivers of broader ETF industry growth include smart beta funds, or those products that use weighting schemes.

Today's Stocks &Topics: 200 Day Moving Average, U.S. Oil Production, Self Driving Trucks, Calling In Sick, GFF - Griffon Corp., JD - JD.com Inc. ADR, AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., Roth IRA.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:55:30 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/smart-beta-etfs-the-wow-factor
Momentum Investing: Should You Go with the Flow? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/momentum-investing-should-you-go-with-the-flow Rising prices tend to attract buyers while falling prices tend to attract sellers. Where is this going? Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., MHLD - Maiden Holdings Ltd., REGN - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Cash &Portfolio, Inflation, Producer Price Index (PPI) and Consumer Price Index (CPI), Warren Buffett. 30:43 Rising prices tend to attract buyers while falling prices tend to attract sellers. Where is this going? Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., MHLD - Maiden Holdings Ltd., REGN - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Cash &... no Rising prices tend to attract buyers while falling prices tend to attract sellers. Where is this going?
Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., MHLD - Maiden Holdings Ltd., REGN - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Cash &Portfolio, Inflation, Producer Price Index (PPI) and Consumer Price Index (CPI), Warren Buffett.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 16 Nov 2017 00:56:37 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/momentum-investing-should-you-go-with-the-flow
Revealing the Real Costs in Your Mutual Fund http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/revealing-the-real-costs-in-your-mutual-fund Hidden costs could be holding back the returns on your investment portfolio. There are places to look when evaluating mutual funds. Today's Stocks &Topics: GE - General Electric Co., Secure Passwords, U.S. Producer Price Index - PPI, CHD - Church &Dwight Co., Spin-off Companies, ESRX - Express Scripts Holding Co., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc. 44:34 Hidden costs could be holding back the returns on your investment portfolio. There are places to look when evaluating mutual funds. Today's Stocks & Topics: GE - General Electric Co., Secure Passwords, U.S. Producer Price Index - PPI, CHD - Church... no Hidden costs could be holding back the returns on your investment portfolio. There are places to look when evaluating mutual funds.
Today's Stocks &Topics: GE - General Electric Co., Secure Passwords, U.S. Producer Price Index - PPI, CHD - Church &Dwight Co., Spin-off Companies, ESRX - Express Scripts Holding Co., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 15 Nov 2017 00:55:16 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/revealing-the-real-costs-in-your-mutual-fund
Examining The “Most Hated Bull Market Ever” http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/examining-the-most-hated-bull-market-ever The bull market continues to be fueled by hopes that tax cuts and tax reform will lead to higher reported earnings for corporations. Today's Stocks &Topics: Options, GCI - Gannett Co. Inc., VIAB - Viacom Inc. Cl B, EBF - Ennis Inc., Tax Bill, PRU - Prudential Financial Inc. 44:11 The bull market continues to be fueled by hopes that tax cuts and tax reform will lead to higher reported earnings for corporations. Today's Stocks & Topics: Options, GCI - Gannett Co. Inc., VIAB - Viacom Inc. Cl B, EBF - Ennis Inc., Tax Bill, PRU... no The bull market continues to be fueled by hopes that tax cuts and tax reform will lead to higher reported earnings for corporations.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Options, GCI - Gannett Co. Inc., VIAB - Viacom Inc. Cl B, EBF - Ennis Inc., Tax Bill, PRU - Prudential Financial Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 14 Nov 2017 00:56:25 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/examining-the-most-hated-bull-market-ever
Liking International Stocks Does Not Mean Disliking US Stocks http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/liking-international-stocks-does-not-mean-disliking-us-stocks What's the best international vs. domestic mix for today's market and what investment vehicles offer the easiest way to get there? Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k Contributions, Interest Rates, Tesla's Junk Bonds, Trustees, PZZA - Papa John's International Inc., TWTR - Twitter Inc., FTR - Frontier Communications Corp., MMM - 3M Co., PM - Philip Morris International Inc., MO - Altria Group Inc., Ex-Dividend Date, Ballpark Estimate. 44:29 What's the best international vs. domestic mix for today's market and what investment vehicles offer the easiest way to get there? Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k Contributions, Interest Rates, Tesla's Junk Bonds, Trustees, PZZA - Papa John's... no What's the best international vs. domestic mix for today's market and what investment vehicles offer the easiest way to get there?
Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k Contributions, Interest Rates, Tesla's Junk Bonds, Trustees, PZZA - Papa John's International Inc., TWTR - Twitter Inc., FTR - Frontier Communications Corp., MMM - 3M Co., PM - Philip Morris International Inc., MO - Altria Group Inc., Ex-Dividend Date, Ballpark Estimate.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Sat, 11 Nov 2017 00:55:51 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/liking-international-stocks-does-not-mean-disliking-us-stocks
Uncovering the Risks of Investing Too Conservatively http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/uncovering-the-risks-of-investing-too-conservatively A closer look at the misconceptions about being a “conservative” investor when it comes to your money. The risks may be higher than you think. Today's Stocks &Topics: Cash Flow Ratio, Earnings Report, SNP 500, Self Driving Shuttle, GE - General Electric Co., HAS - Hasbro Inc., SQ - Square Inc. Cl A, ATVI - Activision Blizzard Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., Short Squeeze, NTAP - NetApp Inc., DVAX - Dynavax Technologies Corp., PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF. 44:55 A closer look at the misconceptions about being a “conservative” investor when it comes to your money. The risks may be higher than you think. Today's Stocks & Topics: Cash Flow Ratio, Earnings Report, SNP 500, Self Driving Shuttle, GE -... no A closer look at the misconceptions about being a “conservative” investor when it comes to your money. The risks may be higher than you think.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Cash Flow Ratio, Earnings Report, SNP 500, Self Driving Shuttle, GE - General Electric Co., HAS - Hasbro Inc., SQ - Square Inc. Cl A, ATVI - Activision Blizzard Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., Short Squeeze, NTAP - NetApp Inc., DVAX - Dynavax Technologies Corp., PFF - iShares U.S. Preferred Stock ETF.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 10 Nov 2017 00:59:48 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/uncovering-the-risks-of-investing-too-conservatively
Return Expectations for Stocks and Bonds http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/return-expectations-for-stocks-and-bonds The Vanguard fund founder comes up with numbers for US stocks and bonds for the next decade. Today's Stocks &Topics: Short Sellers, Stock Prices, 3 Hard Decisions About Aging, Market Value, EXPE - Expedia Inc., BBX - BBX Capital Corp. Cl A, AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., REITs, MDLY - Medley Management Inc. Cl A, CAT - Caterpillar Inc. 44:11 The Vanguard fund founder comes up with numbers for US stocks and bonds for the next decade. Today's Stocks & Topics: Short Sellers, Stock Prices, 3 Hard Decisions About Aging, Market Value, EXPE - Expedia Inc., BBX - BBX Capital Corp. Cl A, AAOI... no The Vanguard fund founder comes up with numbers for US stocks and bonds for the next decade.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Short Sellers, Stock Prices, 3 Hard Decisions About Aging, Market Value, EXPE - Expedia Inc., BBX - BBX Capital Corp. Cl A, AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., REITs, MDLY - Medley Management Inc. Cl A, CAT - Caterpillar Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 09 Nov 2017 00:53:46 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/return-expectations-for-stocks-and-bonds
Ideas: Brainstorming Income Investing http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/ideas-brainstorming-income-investing With interest rates still low investors need to be creative, focusing on low-cost investments such as ETFs may be part of an income strategy. Today's Stocks &Topics: Asset Allocation, Five Signs of Financial Euphoria, Inflation, FDC - First Data Corp. Cl A, Stock Evaluation, MNK - Mallinckrodt PLC, OLED - Universal Display Corp., Account Management, GT - Goodyear Tire &Rubber Co., SCO - ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg Crude Oil. 43:34 With interest rates still low investors need to be creative, focusing on low-cost investments such as ETFs may be part of an income strategy. Today's Stocks & Topics: Asset Allocation, Five Signs of Financial Euphoria, Inflation, FDC - First Data... no With interest rates still low investors need to be creative, focusing on low-cost investments such as ETFs may be part of an income strategy.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Asset Allocation, Five Signs of Financial Euphoria, Inflation, FDC - First Data Corp. Cl A, Stock Evaluation, MNK - Mallinckrodt PLC, OLED - Universal Display Corp., Account Management, GT - Goodyear Tire &Rubber Co., SCO - ProShares UltraShort Bloomberg Crude Oil.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 08 Nov 2017 00:55:38 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/ideas-brainstorming-income-investing
Investors Beware - Not All Indexes Are the Same http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/investors-beware-not-all-indexes-are-the-same New research underscores how much difference there can be between indexes that on the surface look like the same thing. Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing in the Market, BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B, GE - General Electric Co., UOPIX - Pro-funds Ultra-NASDAQ-100 Pro-fund Investor (FUND), GSK - GlaxoSmithKline PLC ADR, Dividends, Trailing Stop Order, PPL - PPL Corp., Retirement Money &401k, Interest Rates. 44:56 New research underscores how much difference there can be between indexes that on the surface look like the same thing. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing in the Market, BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B, GE - General Electric Co., UOPIX -... no New research underscores how much difference there can be between indexes that on the surface look like the same thing.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 07 Nov 2017 00:57:01 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/investors-beware-not-all-indexes-are-the-same
Is Warren Buffett Leading or Misleading Investors? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/is-warren-buffett-leading-or-misleading-investors Should we believe the one who says to be fearful when others are greedy, or the one who now places interest rates above all else? Today's Stocks &Topics: What high volume indicates, SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., NWL - Newell Brands Inc, Earnings per share conflicts, Lumber Futures, Effects of the Proposed Tax Cut, Jobs Report, KEM - Kemet Corp., GE - General Electric Co., INTC - Intel Corp. 43:51 Should we believe the one who says to be fearful when others are greedy, or the one who now places interest rates above all else? Today's Stocks & Topics: What high volume indicates, SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., NWL - Newell Brands Inc,... no Should we believe the one who says to be fearful when others are greedy, or the one who now places interest rates above all else?

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Sat, 04 Nov 2017 00:29:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/is-warren-buffett-leading-or-misleading-investors
Can Your Retirement Portfolio Survive a Stock Market Crash? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/can-your-retirement-portfolio-survive-a-stock-market-crash There is a way to tell. It's time to give your retirement portfolio a stress test. Today's Stocks &Topics: Determining stock value, CPB - Campbells Soup Co., T - AT&T, UAA - Under Armour Inc., PG - Procter &Gamble Co., Stock Simulator, CL - Colgate-Palmolive Co., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, HCP - HCP Inc., Today's economic numbers, Jobs report, When should you retire? 45:16 There is a way to tell. It's time to give your retirement portfolio a stress test. Today's Stocks & Topics: Determining stock value, CPB - Campbells Soup Co., T - AT&T, UAA - Under Armour Inc., PG - Procter & Gamble Co., Stock Simulator,... no There is a way to tell. It's time to give your retirement portfolio a stress test.

Today's Stocks &Topics: Determining stock value, CPB - Campbells Soup Co., T - AT&T, UAA - Under Armour Inc., PG - Procter &Gamble Co., Stock Simulator, CL - Colgate-Palmolive Co., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, HCP - HCP Inc., Today's economic numbers, Jobs report, When should you retire?

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 03 Nov 2017 00:34:30 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/can-your-retirement-portfolio-survive-a-stock-market-crash
Taking Action in a Passive Investing World http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/taking-action-in-a-passive-investing-world Even passive investing's biggest fans still believe that active management has its place in the right circumstances. Today's Stocks &Topics: New ETF tracks S&P 500, New Bubble building danger?, How to tell when to buy a stock, Earnings per share, SBUX - Starbucks, The term: Call Options, BGS - B&G Foods Inc., SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., FNGN - Financial Engines Inc., TECHY - Tencent Holdings Ltd. ADR, GE - General Electric Co., Anticipating price changes.   44:29 Even passive investing's biggest fans still believe that active management has its place in the right circumstances. Today's Stocks & Topics: New ETF tracks S&P 500, New Bubble building danger?, How to tell when to buy a stock, Earnings per... no Even passive investing's biggest fans still believe that active management has its place in the right circumstances.
Today's Stocks &Topics: New ETF tracks S&P 500, New Bubble building danger?, How to tell when to buy a stock, Earnings per share, SBUX - Starbucks, The term: Call Options, BGS - B&G Foods Inc., SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., FNGN - Financial Engines Inc., TECHY - Tencent Holdings Ltd. ADR, GE - General Electric Co., Anticipating price changes.

 

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 02 Nov 2017 00:29:57 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/taking-action-in-a-passive-investing-world
Nobel-Prize Winning Formula: 4 Ways To Boost Savings http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/nobel-prize-winning-formula-4-ways-to-boost-savings As a behavioral economist, he's studied the way we actually think and act instead of hewing to some wrong-headed theories. Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k &Self Employment, Ten Year Loans, Number One Financial Fear for Most Americans, SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., ELLI - ELLIE MAE Inc., Stock Prices, MRK - Merck &Co. Inc., CCI - Crown Castle International Corp., T - TAT&T Inc., When to Invest. 44:21 As a behavioral economist, he's studied the way we actually think and act instead of hewing to some wrong-headed theories. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k & Self Employment, Ten Year Loans, Number One Financial Fear for Most Americans, SKT -... no As a behavioral economist, he's studied the way we actually think and act instead of hewing to some wrong-headed theories.
Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k &Self Employment, Ten Year Loans, Number One Financial Fear for Most Americans, SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., ELLI - ELLIE MAE Inc., Stock Prices, MRK - Merck &Co. Inc., CCI - Crown Castle International Corp., T - TAT&T Inc., When to Invest.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 31 Oct 2017 23:53:06 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/nobel-prize-winning-formula-4-ways-to-boost-savings
4 Good Investments When Interest Rates Rise http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-good-investments-when-interest-rates-rise As interest rates go up, many common types of investments will suffer -- but others will rally. Today's Stocks &Topics: PDI - PIMCO Dynamic Income Fund, Permanent Portfolio, 3rd Quarter GDP Report, Buying Value, QE Unwind, Stop Limits, LOGI - Logitech International S.A., CELG - Celgene Corp., TWTR - Twitter Inc., LYB - LyondellBasell Industries N.V. Cl A, Investment Advisory. 44:36 As interest rates go up, many common types of investments will suffer -- but others will rally. Today's Stocks & Topics: PDI - PIMCO Dynamic Income Fund, Permanent Portfolio, 3rd Quarter GDP Report, Buying Value, QE Unwind, Stop Limits, LOGI -... no As interest rates go up, many common types of investments will suffer -- but others will rally.
Today's Stocks &Topics: PDI - PIMCO Dynamic Income Fund, Permanent Portfolio, 3rd Quarter GDP Report, Buying Value, QE Unwind, Stop Limits, LOGI - Logitech International S.A., CELG - Celgene Corp., TWTR - Twitter Inc., LYB - LyondellBasell Industries N.V. Cl A, Investment Advisory.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 30 Oct 2017 23:54:39 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-good-investments-when-interest-rates-rise
When to Switch From a Roth IRA to a 401k http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-to-switch-from-a-roth-ira-to-a-401k-0 Knowing the ins and outs of both types of savings vehicles can help you make the right choices for your retirement. Today's Stocks &Topics: Investment Clubs, Maximize Your Credit Score, Walmart &Google Partnership, Self Driving Vehicles, Dividends, High Interest Rates in the Future, 529 Plan, Individual Business Operation, Money Management, How to Invest, Where the Money Go, Redemption Fee, Trust Deeds, Bond Funds. 46:12 Knowing the ins and outs of both types of savings vehicles can help you make the right choices for your retirement. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investment Clubs, Maximize Your Credit Score, Walmart & Google Partnership, Self Driving Vehicles,... no Knowing the ins and outs of both types of savings vehicles can help you make the right choices for your retirement.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Investment Clubs, Maximize Your Credit Score, Walmart &Google Partnership, Self Driving Vehicles, Dividends, High Interest Rates in the Future, 529 Plan, Individual Business Operation, Money Management, How to Invest, Where the Money Go, Redemption Fee, Trust Deeds, Bond Funds.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 27 Oct 2017 07:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-to-switch-from-a-roth-ira-to-a-401k-0
Can an App Be Your Best Entry Into Investing? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/can-an-app-be-your-best-entry-into-investing Two Millennials discuss how they started investing and what apps and platforms are out there to help new investors. Today's Stocks &Topics: Cash Management, MAT - Mattel Inc., Raising Hiring Standards, If You Want to Be Rich, TSLA - Tesla Inc., Pipelines, Buying the Dip, BLK - BlackRock Inc., Investing, CELG - Celgene Corp., VXX - Barclays Bank PLC iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN, KO - Coca-Cola Co. 44:08 Two Millennials discuss how they started investing and what apps and platforms are out there to help new investors. Today's Stocks & Topics: Cash Management, MAT - Mattel Inc., Raising Hiring Standards, If You Want to Be Rich, TSLA - Tesla Inc.,... no Two Millennials discuss how they started investing and what apps and platforms are out there to help new investors.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Cash Management, MAT - Mattel Inc., Raising Hiring Standards, If You Want to Be Rich, TSLA - Tesla Inc., Pipelines, Buying the Dip, BLK - BlackRock Inc., Investing, CELG - Celgene Corp., VXX - Barclays Bank PLC iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN, KO - Coca-Cola Co.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 26 Oct 2017 23:57:39 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/can-an-app-be-your-best-entry-into-investing
5 Questions to Ask Before Opening a Roth IRA http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-questions-to-ask-before-opening-a-roth-ira This retirement tool is rising in popularity, and is still overlooked by the very people who could benefit from it most. It may be just what is missing in your plan. Today's Stocks &Topics: Stocks &Current Events, Bull Market &Bonds, Home Sales, Market Momentum, ROBO - ROBO Global Robotics &Automation Index ETF, Custodian, VMW - VMware Inc., CWH - Camping World Holdings Inc. Cl A, YRD - Yirendai Ltd. ADR, T - AT&T Inc., New Investor, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, NGG - National Grid PLC ADR. 44:42 This retirement tool is rising in popularity, and is still overlooked by the very people who could benefit from it most. It may be just what is missing in your plan. Today's Stocks & Topics: Stocks & Current Events, Bull Market & Bonds,... no This retirement tool is rising in popularity, and is still overlooked by the very people who could benefit from it most. It may be just what is missing in your plan.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Stocks &Current Events, Bull Market &Bonds, Home Sales, Market Momentum, ROBO - ROBO Global Robotics &Automation Index ETF, Custodian, VMW - VMware Inc., CWH - Camping World Holdings Inc. Cl A, YRD - Yirendai Ltd. ADR, T - AT&T Inc., New Investor, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, NGG - National Grid PLC ADR.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 25 Oct 2017 23:55:39 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-questions-to-ask-before-opening-a-roth-ira
Assess Your Asset Allocation for Retirement http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/assess-your-asset-allocation-for-retirement Are the lifetime values of assets large enough to meet the lifetime liabilities? Today's Stocks &Topics: Asset allocation, Things to Worry About, The Dow 30, Self Driving Cars, GE - General Electric Co., AMZA - InfraCap MLP ETF, PCG - PG&E Corp., Hedging, VCSH - Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF, NGG - National Grid PLC ADR, PEGI - Pattern Energy Group Inc., GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF. 43:59 Are the lifetime values of assets large enough to meet the lifetime liabilities? Today's Stocks & Topics: Asset allocation, Things to Worry About, The Dow 30, Self Driving Cars, GE - General Electric Co., AMZA - InfraCap MLP ETF, PCG - PG&E... no Are the lifetime values of assets large enough to meet the lifetime liabilities?
Today's Stocks &Topics: Asset allocation, Things to Worry About, The Dow 30, Self Driving Cars, GE - General Electric Co., AMZA - InfraCap MLP ETF, PCG - PG&E Corp., Hedging, VCSH - Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF, NGG - National Grid PLC ADR, PEGI - Pattern Energy Group Inc., GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 24 Oct 2017 23:56:28 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/assess-your-asset-allocation-for-retirement
How to Avoid Investing 'Distractions' http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-avoid-investing-distractions There are many pitfalls and traps that can destroy an investor’s portfolio instantly or over time if you invest based on emotion. Today's Stocks &Topics: Resistance, Money Milestones in Every Decade, Mutual Funds vs. ETFs, Housing Market, T - AT&T Inc., Asset Allocation, PAA - Plains All American Pipeline L.P., Loans from 401k, Mutual Funds. 45:13 There are many pitfalls and traps that can destroy an investor’s portfolio instantly or over time if you invest based on emotion. Today's Stocks & Topics: Resistance, Money Milestones in Every Decade, Mutual Funds vs. ETFs, Housing Market, T -... no There are many pitfalls and traps that can destroy an investor’s portfolio instantly or over time if you invest based on emotion.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 24 Oct 2017 00:07:58 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-avoid-investing-distractions
How to Invest Even if You Can't Pick Stocks http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-invest-even-if-you-cant-pick-stocks Since your appropriate asset allocation involves buying at least some stocks, you'll need to find another way to invest in the market. Today's Stocks &Topics: Where to Invest, DRIPs, Stock Market Intraday Circuit Breakers, HCLP - Hi-Crush Partners LP, NVR - NVR Inc., CRS - Carpenter Technology Corp., Retirement &Taxes, CMC - Commercial Metals Co., BPT - BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust, Treasury Secretary &The Market, AGN - Allergan PLC, Bear Market &Your Portfolio. 44:01 Since your appropriate asset allocation involves buying at least some stocks, you'll need to find another way to invest in the market. Today's Stocks & Topics: Where to Invest, DRIPs, Stock Market Intraday Circuit Breakers, HCLP - Hi-Crush... no Since your appropriate asset allocation involves buying at least some stocks, you'll need to find another way to invest in the market.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Where to Invest, DRIPs, Stock Market Intraday Circuit Breakers, HCLP - Hi-Crush Partners LP, NVR - NVR Inc., CRS - Carpenter Technology Corp., Retirement &Taxes, CMC - Commercial Metals Co., BPT - BP Prudhoe Bay Royalty Trust, Treasury Secretary &The Market, AGN - Allergan PLC, Bear Market &Your Portfolio.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 20 Oct 2017 23:56:32 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-invest-even-if-you-cant-pick-stocks
How to Invest for the Short Term http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-invest-for-the-short-term For goals that are close at hand, how do you balance loss aversion with return potential? Today's Stocks &Topics: REITs, EAFE Index, Retirement Decisions, Black Monday Anniversary, SAN - Banco Santander S.A., Mutual Funds, SSKN - Strata Skin Sciences Inc., FLIR - Flir Systems Inc., ESRX - Express Scripts Holding Co., Return on Equity, TERP - TerraForm Power Inc. Cl A, Deferred Interest, HA - Hawaiian Holdings Inc. 44:21 For goals that are close at hand, how do you balance loss aversion with return potential? Today's Stocks & Topics: REITs, EAFE Index, Retirement Decisions, Black Monday Anniversary, SAN - Banco Santander S.A., Mutual Funds, SSKN - Strata Skin... no For goals that are close at hand, how do you balance loss aversion with return potential?
Today's Stocks &Topics: REITs, EAFE Index, Retirement Decisions, Black Monday Anniversary, SAN - Banco Santander S.A., Mutual Funds, SSKN - Strata Skin Sciences Inc., FLIR - Flir Systems Inc., ESRX - Express Scripts Holding Co., Return on Equity, TERP - TerraForm Power Inc. Cl A, Deferred Interest, HA - Hawaiian Holdings Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 19 Oct 2017 23:53:41 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-invest-for-the-short-term
Dividend Stocks - Is Yield Better Than Growth? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/dividend-stocks-is-yield-better-than-growth Dividends can really boost portfolio performance, but which strategy is best? Today's Stocks &Topics: New Tax Plan, JD - JD.com Inc., Creative Destruction, Financial Regrets, Vanguard CEO &the Market, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., GE - General Electric Co., REGN - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Price Target. 44:35 Dividends can really boost portfolio performance, but which strategy is best? Today's Stocks & Topics: New Tax Plan, JD - JD.com Inc., Creative Destruction, Financial Regrets, Vanguard CEO & the Market, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., GE -... no Dividends can really boost portfolio performance, but which strategy is best?
Today's Stocks &Topics: New Tax Plan, JD - JD.com Inc., Creative Destruction, Financial Regrets, Vanguard CEO &the Market, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., GE - General Electric Co., REGN - Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., Price Target.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 18 Oct 2017 23:50:27 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/dividend-stocks-is-yield-better-than-growth
5 Engines Ready to Boost the Global Market Rally http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-engines-ready-to-boost-the-global-market-rally Financial markets are dancing again to the risk-on beat, with the latest upswing in global manufacturing the latest reason to boogie. Today's Stocks &Topics: Student Loan Payoff vs. Invest in the Market, The Death Of The Gas-powered Car, Financial Regrets, Vanguard CEO &the Market, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Stock Split, AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., JD - JD.com Inc., Sectors, Value Cost Averaging, NRZ - New Residential Investment Corp., MPW - Medical Properties Trust Inc. APLP - Archrock Partners L.P. 44:40 Financial markets are dancing again to the risk-on beat, with the latest upswing in global manufacturing the latest reason to boogie. Today's Stocks & Topics: Student Loan Payoff vs. Invest in the Market, The Death Of The Gas-powered Car,... no Financial markets are dancing again to the risk-on beat, with the latest upswing in global manufacturing the latest reason to boogie.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Student Loan Payoff vs. Invest in the Market, The Death Of The Gas-powered Car, Financial Regrets, Vanguard CEO &the Market, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Stock Split, AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., JD - JD.com Inc., Sectors, Value Cost Averaging, NRZ - New Residential Investment Corp., MPW - Medical Properties Trust Inc. APLP - Archrock Partners L.P.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 17 Oct 2017 23:50:35 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-engines-ready-to-boost-the-global-market-rally
10 Sources of Nontaxable Income http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/10-sources-of-nontaxable-income Uncle Sam wants a bite of practically everything – so finding income that isn't taxed is difficult. Today's Stocks &Topics: Commercial Mortgage Bridge Loans, Tax Cuts &Bigger Paychecks, Retirement, ISRG - Intuitive Surgical Inc., ETFs, S - Sprint Corp., NFLX - Netflix Inc., ORLY - O'Reilly Automotive Inc. 44:42 Uncle Sam wants a bite of practically everything – so finding income that isn't taxed is difficult. Today's Stocks & Topics: Commercial Mortgage Bridge Loans, Tax Cuts & Bigger Paychecks, Retirement, ISRG - Intuitive Surgical Inc., ETFs, S -... no Uncle Sam wants a bite of practically everything – so finding income that isn't taxed is difficult.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 16 Oct 2017 23:57:37 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/10-sources-of-nontaxable-income
Fees Are Not Your Enemy http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/fees-are-not-your-enemy Have investors become too obsessed with fees at the expense of thinking about things like portfolio construction. Today's Stocks &Topics: New Investor, TMFEX - Motley Fool Emerging Markets Fund, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Inflation, Earnings, SMG - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., Roth, Consumer Sentiment, How Richly Is the Company's Stock Valued, BP - BP PLC ADR, Enough Money For Retirement, Shares. 44:49 Have investors become too obsessed with fees at the expense of thinking about things like portfolio construction. Today's Stocks & Topics: New Investor, TMFEX - Motley Fool Emerging Markets Fund, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd.,... no Have investors become too obsessed with fees at the expense of thinking about things like portfolio construction.
Today's Stocks &Topics: New Investor, TMFEX - Motley Fool Emerging Markets Fund, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Inflation, Earnings, SMG - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., Roth, Consumer Sentiment, How Richly Is the Company's Stock Valued, BP - BP PLC ADR, Enough Money For Retirement, Shares.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 13 Oct 2017 23:55:37 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/fees-are-not-your-enemy
Target Date Funds - The Right Choice IF... http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/target-date-funds-the-right-choice-if When it comes to investment products, the ones that get the least attention turn out to have the best investor returns, according to Morningstar. Today's Stocks &Topics: WM - Waste Management Inc., Stock Evaluation, LNXSF - Lanxess AG, Everything is Too Expensive, Enough Money For Retirement, Inverse ETF, FL - Foot Locker Inc., FFTY - Innovator IBD 50 Fund (ETF), DNR - Denbury Resources Inc., Pensions, Chinese Government, Equity Line of Credit. 44:29 When it comes to investment products, the ones that get the least attention turn out to have the best investor returns, according to Morningstar. Today's Stocks & Topics: WM - Waste Management Inc., Stock Evaluation, LNXSF - Lanxess AG, Everything... no When it comes to investment products, the ones that get the least attention turn out to have the best investor returns, according to Morningstar.
Today's Stocks &Topics: WM - Waste Management Inc., Stock Evaluation, LNXSF - Lanxess AG, Everything is Too Expensive, Enough Money For Retirement, Inverse ETF, FL - Foot Locker Inc., FFTY - Innovator IBD 50 Fund (ETF), DNR - Denbury Resources Inc., Pensions, Chinese Government, Equity Line of Credit.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 12 Oct 2017 23:50:38 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/target-date-funds-the-right-choice-if
10 Advantages Of Retirement Investing For Income http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/10-advantages-of-retirement-investing-for-income Dividends and interest are reinvested and simply become part of the retirement portfolio’s total return. Today's Stocks &Topics: Retirement Portfolio, WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., Amazon, Retirement Age, Financial Elder Abuse, 401k &Roth I-R-A, AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., VDE - Vanguard Energy ETF, I-R-A, SNP 500 &The Dow, KKR - KKR &Co. L.P., PFE - Pfizer Inc. 44:39 Dividends and interest are reinvested and simply become part of the retirement portfolio’s total return. Today's Stocks & Topics: Retirement Portfolio, WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., Amazon, Retirement Age, Financial Elder Abuse, 401k... no Dividends and interest are reinvested and simply become part of the retirement portfolio’s total return.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Retirement Portfolio, WBA - Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc., Amazon, Retirement Age, Financial Elder Abuse, 401k &Roth I-R-A, AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., VDE - Vanguard Energy ETF, I-R-A, SNP 500 &The Dow, KKR - KKR &Co. L.P., PFE - Pfizer Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 11 Oct 2017 23:53:50 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/10-advantages-of-retirement-investing-for-income
Quantitative Tightening? Should Income Investors Be Wary? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/quantitative-tightening-should-income-investors-be-wary Some are suggesting that as quantitative easing gives way to quantitative tightening risk on income ETFs will increase. Today's Stocks &Topics: Covered Call Options,CTL – Century Link Inc., Trump's Tax Plan, Nothing is Normal, Walmart, BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B, 401k, SBUX - Starbucks Corp., SIFY - Sify Technologies Ltd. ADR, CUDA - Barracuda Networks Inc., CMO - Capstead Mortgage Corp., MNKD – Mann Kind Corp. 44:46 Some are suggesting that as quantitative easing gives way to quantitative tightening risk on income ETFs will increase. Today's Stocks & Topics: Covered Call Options,CTL – Century Link Inc., Trump's Tax Plan, Nothing is Normal, Walmart, BRKB -... no Some are suggesting that as quantitative easing gives way to quantitative tightening risk on income ETFs will increase.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Covered Call Options,CTL – Century Link Inc., Trump's Tax Plan, Nothing is Normal, Walmart, BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B, 401k, SBUX - Starbucks Corp., SIFY - Sify Technologies Ltd. ADR, CUDA - Barracuda Networks Inc., CMO - Capstead Mortgage Corp., MNKD – Mann Kind Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 10 Oct 2017 23:54:39 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/quantitative-tightening-should-income-investors-be-wary
2000 And 2017: Some See Similarities http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/2000-and-2017-some-see-similarities Within the past few months, the list of billionaire bull market dissenters has continued to grow. Are their worries justified? Today's Stocks &Topics: Stock Analysis, VSEAX – JP Morgan Small Cap Equity Fund;A, FFTY - Innovator IBD 50 Fund, Value Stocks, Retirement Age, Bitcoin, Why The Fed Policy Is Boosting Commodities. 45:09 Within the past few months, the list of billionaire bull market dissenters has continued to grow. Are their worries justified? Today's Stocks & Topics: Stock Analysis, VSEAX – JP Morgan Small Cap Equity Fund;A, FFTY - Innovator IBD 50 Fund,... no Within the past few months, the list of billionaire bull market dissenters has continued to grow. Are their worries justified?
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 10 Oct 2017 00:00:07 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/2000-and-2017-some-see-similarities
Meet the Biggest 3 ETFs of ETFs http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/meet-the-biggest-3-etfs-of-etfs The “fund of funds” style has been used successfully for many large investment companies - Think about those target-date funds in your 401(k). Today's stocks and topics: (SHOO) Steven Madden Ltd., Investing for a friend, (UA) Under Armour Inc.cic, (OPNT) Opiant Pharmaceuticals Inc., (LUS) Lang &Schwarz AG, (EFX) Equifax Inc., Self managing a 401(k), (QCOM) Qualcomm Inc., (HP)Helmerich &Payne Inc. LISTEN NOW OR DOWNLOAD (Right Click and select "Saved link as ...")   44:10 The “fund of funds” style has been used successfully for many large investment companies - Think about those target-date funds in your 401(k). Today's stocks and topics: (SHOO) Steven Madden Ltd., Investing for a friend, (UA) Under Armour Inc.cic,... no The “fund of funds” style has been used successfully for many large investment companies - Think about those target-date funds in your 401(k).

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(SHOO) Steven Madden Ltd., Investing for a friend, (UA) Under Armour Inc.cic, (OPNT) Opiant Pharmaceuticals Inc., (LUS) Lang &Schwarz AG, (EFX) Equifax Inc., Self managing a 401(k), (QCOM) Qualcomm Inc., (HP)Helmerich &Payne Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Sat, 07 Oct 2017 01:19:30 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/meet-the-biggest-3-etfs-of-etfs
When to Switch From a Roth IRA to a 401(k) http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-to-switch-from-a-roth-ira-to-a-401k Knowing the ins and outs of both types of savings vehicles can help you make the right choices for your retirement. Today's Stocks &Topics: Investment Clubs, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., CTL – Century Link Inc., MNK - Mallinckrodt PLC, 529 Plan, TWO - Two Harbors Investment Corp., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., Maximize Your Credit Score, Walmart &Google Partnership, BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B, AAPL - Apple Inc., Self Driving Vehicles, Dividends, High Interest Rates in the Future. 44:49 Knowing the ins and outs of both types of savings vehicles can help you make the right choices for your retirement. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investment Clubs, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., CTL – Century Link Inc., MNK -... no Knowing the ins and outs of both types of savings vehicles can help you make the right choices for your retirement.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Investment Clubs, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., CTL – Century Link Inc., MNK - Mallinckrodt PLC, 529 Plan, TWO - Two Harbors Investment Corp., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., Maximize Your Credit Score, Walmart &Google Partnership, BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl B, AAPL - Apple Inc., Self Driving Vehicles, Dividends, High Interest Rates in the Future.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 05 Oct 2017 23:50:30 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-to-switch-from-a-roth-ira-to-a-401k
Your College Savings Plan May Be Worth Less http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/your-college-savings-plan-may-be-worth-less Parents who are counting on savings in 529 plans to pay for college this year or next could be in for an unpleasant surprise. Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k &Brokers, LADR - Ladder Capital Corp., M - Macy's Inc., Shorting, Municipal ETFs, The Wash Rule, EMR - Emerson Electric Co., MULE - MuleSoft Inc., The Dollar, Value Trap. 44:30 Parents who are counting on savings in 529 plans to pay for college this year or next could be in for an unpleasant surprise. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k & Brokers, LADR - Ladder Capital Corp., M - Macy's Inc., Shorting, Municipal ETFs, The... no Parents who are counting on savings in 529 plans to pay for college this year or next could be in for an unpleasant surprise.
Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k &Brokers, LADR - Ladder Capital Corp., M - Macy's Inc., Shorting, Municipal ETFs, The Wash Rule, EMR - Emerson Electric Co., MULE - MuleSoft Inc., The Dollar, Value Trap.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 04 Oct 2017 23:58:47 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/your-college-savings-plan-may-be-worth-less
4 Reasons to Hold Stocks Long Term http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-reasons-to-hold-stocks-long-term In an ultra-low interest rate environment, it's tempting to dabble in stocks to boost short-term returns, but there are many more reasons to hold stocks for the long term. Today's Stocks &Topics: Stock Issue &Buy Back, GFF - Griffon Corp., GCI - Gannett Co. Inc., Tesla Cars, MU - Micron Technology Inc., 401k, Index Funds vs. Managed Funds, Stock Market Crash Of 1987, Electric Cars in China, VAR - Varian Medical Systems Inc. 44:45 In an ultra-low interest rate environment, it's tempting to dabble in stocks to boost short-term returns, but there are many more reasons to hold stocks for the long term. Today's Stocks & Topics: Stock Issue & Buy Back, GFF - Griffon Corp.,... no In an ultra-low interest rate environment, it's tempting to dabble in stocks to boost short-term returns, but there are many more reasons to hold stocks for the long term.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Stock Issue &Buy Back, GFF - Griffon Corp., GCI - Gannett Co. Inc., Tesla Cars, MU - Micron Technology Inc., 401k, Index Funds vs. Managed Funds, Stock Market Crash Of 1987, Electric Cars in China, VAR - Varian Medical Systems Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 03 Oct 2017 23:53:23 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-reasons-to-hold-stocks-long-term
Does Your Portfolio Have World-Wide Reach? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/does-your-portfolio-have-world-wide-reach Today's world-wide synchronicity has been relatively rare in the past half-century and suggests that a global economy that is hitting on all cylinders. Today's Stocks &Topics: Index Funds, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., PNGAY - Ping An Insurance, NFLX - Netflix Inc., ANGL - VanEck Vectors Fallen Angel High Yield Bond ETF, SPIC: Securities Investor Protection Corporation, High Yield Bonds, Dividends, HBI - Hanesbrands Inc., Tech Sector, Real Estate &Insurance, U.S. Manufacturers, ABBV - AbbVie Inc., Retirement. 44:41 Today's world-wide synchronicity has been relatively rare in the past half-century and suggests that a global economy that is hitting on all cylinders. Today's Stocks & Topics: Index Funds, CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., PNGAY - Ping An... no Today's world-wide synchronicity has been relatively rare in the past half-century and suggests that a global economy that is hitting on all cylinders.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 02 Oct 2017 23:56:29 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/does-your-portfolio-have-world-wide-reach
7 Simple Successful Strategies for the Lazy Investor http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/7-simple-successful-strategies-for-the-lazy-investor Simple strategies not only reduce stress and confusion, but they also can bring more riches over the years. Today's Stocks &Topics: Companies in Debt, Life Insurance, 401k, Retirement, Industrial Metals, NKE - Nike Inc., DGX - Quest Diagnostics Inc., XLP - Consumer Staples Select Sector SPDR ETF, STOR - STORE Capital Corp., P&L: Profit and Loss Statement, JD - JD.com Inc. 44:19 Simple strategies not only reduce stress and confusion, but they also can bring more riches over the years. Today's Stocks & Topics: Companies in Debt, Life Insurance, 401k, Retirement, Industrial Metals, NKE - Nike Inc., DGX - Quest Diagnostics... no Simple strategies not only reduce stress and confusion, but they also can bring more riches over the years.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 29 Sep 2017 23:53:50 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/7-simple-successful-strategies-for-the-lazy-investor
Are Stocks Too Risky for Retirees? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/are-stocks-too-risky-for-retirees You're retired and have a substantial 401(k), some say you should move your money out of stocks to reduce risk. Today's Stocks &Topics: Gold, BIIB - Biogen Inc., UNIT - Uniti Group Inc., Sector Rotation, Retirees Should Worry About, HMNY - Helios &Matheson Analytics Inc., ANET - Arista Networks Inc., PYPL - PayPal Holdings Inc., Trends, Stock Prices, MULE - MuleSoft Inc. Cl A, ROKU - Roku Inc. Cl A, GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF. 44:16 You're retired and have a substantial 401(k), some say you should move your money out of stocks to reduce risk. Today's Stocks & Topics: Gold, BIIB - Biogen Inc., UNIT - Uniti Group Inc., Sector Rotation, Retirees Should Worry About, HMNY - Helios... no You're retired and have a substantial 401(k), some say you should move your money out of stocks to reduce risk.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Gold, BIIB - Biogen Inc., UNIT - Uniti Group Inc., Sector Rotation, Retirees Should Worry About, HMNY - Helios &Matheson Analytics Inc., ANET - Arista Networks Inc., PYPL - PayPal Holdings Inc., Trends, Stock Prices, MULE - MuleSoft Inc. Cl A, ROKU - Roku Inc. Cl A, GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 28 Sep 2017 23:53:21 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/are-stocks-too-risky-for-retirees
When is a 'Fiduciary' Truly Acting as a Fiduciary? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-is-a-fiduciary-truly-acting-as-a-fiduciary-0 The fiduciary rule aims to protect retirement investors from financial adviser conflicts of interest, but consumers still must watch out for themselves. Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing During Natural Disasters, Momentum Trades, College Savings, The Fed Beige Book, Cryptocurrencies, Hedging, Gross Margin, Stocks Comparison Software, Mutual Funds, Moeny Management, Rebuilding after Bankruptcy, Warrants, Redemption Fee, Individual Business Operation, Variable Annuities, Bonds, Pull Back, When to sell. 46:18 The fiduciary rule aims to protect retirement investors from financial adviser conflicts of interest, but consumers still must watch out for themselves. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing During Natural Disasters, Momentum Trades, College Savings,... no The fiduciary rule aims to protect retirement investors from financial adviser conflicts of interest, but consumers still must watch out for themselves.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 27 Sep 2017 07:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-is-a-fiduciary-truly-acting-as-a-fiduciary-0
8 Signs That You’re Speculating, Not Investing http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/8-signs-that-youre-speculating-not-investing Here are a few guidelines to determine if you have fallen into the trap of unintentional speculation. Today's Stocks &Topics: Equifax Breach, LB - L Brands Inc., Retailers, Interest Rates, New Federal Reserve President, Hacking, TSLA - Tesla Inc., Quantitative Easing, Buy &Sell, NYCB - New York Community Bancorp Inc., Coverdell Education Savings Account, 401k, CELG - Celgene Corp. 44:31 Here are a few guidelines to determine if you have fallen into the trap of unintentional speculation. Today's Stocks & Topics: Equifax Breach, LB - L Brands Inc., Retailers, Interest Rates, New Federal Reserve President, Hacking, TSLA - Tesla... no Here are a few guidelines to determine if you have fallen into the trap of unintentional speculation.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 26 Sep 2017 23:50:46 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/8-signs-that-youre-speculating-not-investing
How to Build a Socially Responsible Portfolio http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-build-a-socially-responsible-portfolio Making money is the primary goal for most investors, but it doesn't have to be your only goal. Today's Stocks &Topics: Registered Investment Advisor, Equifax Breach, Bond Funds, Why Should You Stay Bullish, Retire Abroad, KMI - Kinder Morgan Inc., Sectors, GDP: Gross Domestic Product, 401k Portfolio, INTC - Intel Corp. 43:55 Making money is the primary goal for most investors, but it doesn't have to be your only goal. Today's Stocks & Topics: Registered Investment Advisor, Equifax Breach, Bond Funds, Why Should You Stay Bullish, Retire Abroad, KMI - Kinder Morgan... no Making money is the primary goal for most investors, but it doesn't have to be your only goal.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Registered Investment Advisor, Equifax Breach, Bond Funds, Why Should You Stay Bullish, Retire Abroad, KMI - Kinder Morgan Inc., Sectors, GDP: Gross Domestic Product, 401k Portfolio, INTC - Intel Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 25 Sep 2017 23:53:54 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-build-a-socially-responsible-portfolio
12 Strategies to Generate Income in Retirement http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/12-strategies-to-generate-income-in-retirement When it comes to saving for retirement, maybe you've done everything right. But now comes the hard part: making sure you don't outlive your money. Today's Stocks &Topics: Long Term Leap Options, LTC - LTC Properties Inc., Tesla, Sprint &T-Mobile, AKS - AK Steel Holding Corp., Capital Gain, GME - GameStop Corp., MB - Mindbody Inc., Insider Buying, Large Dividends Stocks, Universal Life Insurance. 45:02 When it comes to saving for retirement, maybe you've done everything right. But now comes the hard part: making sure you don't outlive your money. Today's Stocks & Topics: Long Term Leap Options, LTC - LTC Properties Inc., Tesla, Sprint &... no When it comes to saving for retirement, maybe you've done everything right. But now comes the hard part: making sure you don't outlive your money.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Long Term Leap Options, LTC - LTC Properties Inc., Tesla, Sprint &T-Mobile, AKS - AK Steel Holding Corp., Capital Gain, GME - GameStop Corp., MB - Mindbody Inc., Insider Buying, Large Dividends Stocks, Universal Life Insurance.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 22 Sep 2017 23:53:54 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/12-strategies-to-generate-income-in-retirement
The Frightening Passive Investing Trend http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-frightening-passive-investing-trend Passive funds charge lower fees than actively managed funds. But while this helps investors, it is problem for the wider market. Today's Stocks &Topics: EBITA: Earnings before interest, taxes, and amortization, AGN - Allergan PLC, BBBY - Bed Bath &Beyond Inc., The Dow, PK - Park Hotels &Resorts Inc., Dividends, I-R-A, INTC - Intel Corp., GIS - General Mills Inc., K - Kellogg Co. 44:41 Passive funds charge lower fees than actively managed funds. But while this helps investors, it is problem for the wider market. Today's Stocks & Topics: EBITA: Earnings before interest, taxes, and amortization, AGN - Allergan PLC, BBBY - Bed Bath... no Passive funds charge lower fees than actively managed funds. But while this helps investors, it is problem for the wider market.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 21 Sep 2017 23:56:27 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-frightening-passive-investing-trend
Wall Street's Hidden 6.5 Percent Income Secret http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/wall-streets-hidden-65-income-secret There’s a better way to bankroll your retirement that they won’t tell you about: municipal bonds. Today's Stocks &Topics: Roth I-R-A, BBBY - Bed Bath &Beyond Inc., MU - Micron Technology Inc., The Fed, What is The Stock Market Missing, Retirement &Your Mental Health, NRZ - New Residential Investment Corp., PAC - Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico S.A.B. de C.V. ADR, Municipal Bonds, Puerto Rico Muni Bonds, ALB - Albemarle Corp., GIS - General Mills Inc., CWH - Camping World Holdings Inc. Cl A. 44:41 There’s a better way to bankroll your retirement that they won’t tell you about: municipal bonds. Today's Stocks & Topics: Roth I-R-A, BBBY - Bed Bath & Beyond Inc., MU - Micron Technology Inc., The Fed, What is The Stock Market Missing,... no There’s a better way to bankroll your retirement that they won’t tell you about: municipal bonds.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Roth I-R-A, BBBY - Bed Bath &Beyond Inc., MU - Micron Technology Inc., The Fed, What is The Stock Market Missing, Retirement &Your Mental Health, NRZ - New Residential Investment Corp., PAC - Grupo Aeroportuario del Pacifico S.A.B. de C.V. ADR, Municipal Bonds, Puerto Rico Muni Bonds, ALB - Albemarle Corp., GIS - General Mills Inc., CWH - Camping World Holdings Inc. Cl A.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 20 Sep 2017 23:54:55 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/wall-streets-hidden-65-income-secret
Arbitrage: Riskless Profit? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/arbitrage-riskless-profit It's basically buying a security in one market and simultaneously selling it in another market, profiting from a temporary difference in prices. Today's Stocks &Topics: Long Term Investing, ROIC - Retail Opportunity Investment Corp., ALB - Albemarle Corp., The Fed's Balance Sheet, Puerto Rico, STX - Seagate Technology PLC, MRVL - Marvell Technology Group Ltd., CY - Cypress Semiconductor Corp., Diversification, M - Macy's Inc., NVDA - NVIDIA Corp., CMG - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc., International Mutual Funds. 44:17 It's basically buying a security in one market and simultaneously selling it in another market, profiting from a temporary difference in prices. Today's Stocks & Topics: Long Term Investing, ROIC - Retail Opportunity Investment Corp., ALB -... no It's basically buying a security in one market and simultaneously selling it in another market, profiting from a temporary difference in prices.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 19 Sep 2017 23:54:23 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/arbitrage-riskless-profit
The Best Ways to Invest in Foreign Markets http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-best-ways-to-invest-in-foreign-markets-0 Most advisors recommend holding some foreign stocks in a diversified portfolio. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to invest there. Today's Stocks &Topics: Industries to Invest In, The Euro, Cloud Computing, Roth I-R-A, College Savings, I-R-A, Equity Index Annuity, Roll Overs to I-R-As, Stock Limits, Caps, The Stock Market. 46:37 Most advisors recommend holding some foreign stocks in a diversified portfolio. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to invest there. Today's Stocks & Topics: Industries to Invest In, The Euro, Cloud Computing, Roth I-R-A, College Savings,... no Most advisors recommend holding some foreign stocks in a diversified portfolio. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to invest there.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Industries to Invest In, The Euro, Cloud Computing, Roth I-R-A, College Savings, I-R-A, Equity Index Annuity, Roll Overs to I-R-As, Stock Limits, Caps, The Stock Market.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 18 Sep 2017 22:42:35 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-best-ways-to-invest-in-foreign-markets-0
The Ins and Outs of Starting Up http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-ins-and-outs-of-starting-up Do you need to go through a broker to buy a mutual fund? What's the difference between a mutual fund and a brokerage account? Today's Stocks &Topics: ETFs, SCHW - Charles Schwab Corp., Millenials &The Economy, Inflation, Dividends, STZ - Constellation Brands Inc. Cl A, Treasury Bond – T-Bonds, AMAT - Applied Materials Inc., Risks To Owning Municipal Bonds, Buying Apps, Municipal Bonds, BMY - Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., LYG - Lloyds Banking Group PLC ADR. 44:24 Do you need to go through a broker to buy a mutual fund? What's the difference between a mutual fund and a brokerage account? Today's Stocks & Topics: ETFs, SCHW - Charles Schwab Corp., Millenials & The Economy, Inflation, Dividends, STZ -... no Do you need to go through a broker to buy a mutual fund? What's the difference between a mutual fund and a brokerage account?
Today's Stocks &Topics: ETFs, SCHW - Charles Schwab Corp., Millenials &The Economy, Inflation, Dividends, STZ - Constellation Brands Inc. Cl A, Treasury Bond – T-Bonds, AMAT - Applied Materials Inc., Risks To Owning Municipal Bonds, Buying Apps, Municipal Bonds, BMY - Bristol-Myers Squibb Co., LYG - Lloyds Banking Group PLC ADR.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 15 Sep 2017 23:51:37 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-ins-and-outs-of-starting-up
Does the U.S. Stock Exodus Make Sense? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/does-the-us-stock-exodus-make-sense In recent weeks $30 billion left U.S. stocks, the longest streak of outflows since 2004. Investors have turned to emerging markets, Europe and Japan. Today's Stocks &Topics: I-R-A vs. Roth I-R-A, Millenials &Investments, Economic Recovery, Jamie Dimon: Bitcoin a Fraud, UNG - United States Natural Gas Fund L.P., BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Leveraged Buyout – LBO, New Investor, SJM - J.M. Smucker Co., CWB - SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF, Cold Hard Cash, Gold, LYB - LyondellBasell Industries N.V., Unit Investment Trust. 44:33 In recent weeks $30 billion left U.S. stocks, the longest streak of outflows since 2004. Investors have turned to emerging markets, Europe and Japan. Today's Stocks & Topics: I-R-A vs. Roth I-R-A, Millenials & Investments, Economic Recovery,... no In recent weeks $30 billion left U.S. stocks, the longest streak of outflows since 2004. Investors have turned to emerging markets, Europe and Japan.
Today's Stocks &Topics: I-R-A vs. Roth I-R-A, Millenials &Investments, Economic Recovery, Jamie Dimon: Bitcoin a Fraud, UNG - United States Natural Gas Fund L.P., BRKB - Berkshire Hathaway Inc., Leveraged Buyout – LBO, New Investor, SJM - J.M. Smucker Co., CWB - SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Convertible Securities ETF, Cold Hard Cash, Gold, LYB - LyondellBasell Industries N.V., Unit Investment Trust.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 14 Sep 2017 23:51:35 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/does-the-us-stock-exodus-make-sense
Buy-and-hold Strategy Could Unbalance Portfolio http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/buy-and-hold-strategy-could-unbalance-portfolio This is a lazy person’s investing approach. It also works out pretty well because it’s hard to make many mistakes. But there is a downside. Today's Stocks &Topics: Stock Evaluation, SYF - Synchrony Financial, SHPG - Shire PLC ADR, TIF - Tiffany &Co., GPM - Guggenheim Enhanced Equity Income Fund, COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., EFX - Equifax Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., LC - LendingClub Corp., Social Security, BAC - Bank of America Corp. 44:52 This is a lazy person’s investing approach. It also works out pretty well because it’s hard to make many mistakes. But there is a downside. Today's Stocks & Topics: Stock Evaluation, SYF - Synchrony Financial, SHPG - Shire PLC ADR, TIF -... no This is a lazy person’s investing approach. It also works out pretty well because it’s hard to make many mistakes. But there is a downside.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Stock Evaluation, SYF - Synchrony Financial, SHPG - Shire PLC ADR, TIF - Tiffany &Co., GPM - Guggenheim Enhanced Equity Income Fund, COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., EFX - Equifax Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., LC - LendingClub Corp., Social Security, BAC - Bank of America Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 13 Sep 2017 23:54:16 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/buy-and-hold-strategy-could-unbalance-portfolio
4 Financial Security Resources for Senior Investors http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-financial-security-resources-for-senior-investors More than any other concern that is especially critical for senior investors - protecting their life savings. Today's Stocks &Topics: Buy &Sell, MU - Micron Technology Inc., CSCO - Cisco Systems Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., PYPL - PayPal Holdings Inc., UTX - United Technologies Corp., RDSA - Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A, China vs. Bitcoin, Apple Inc., CAKE - Cheesecake Factory Inc., SYF - Synchrony Financial, SQ - Square Inc. Cl A, Retail Sector. 42:44 More than any other concern that is especially critical for senior investors - protecting their life savings. Today's Stocks & Topics: Buy & Sell, MU - Micron Technology Inc., CSCO - Cisco Systems Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries... no More than any other concern that is especially critical for senior investors - protecting their life savings.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Buy &Sell, MU - Micron Technology Inc., CSCO - Cisco Systems Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., PYPL - PayPal Holdings Inc., UTX - United Technologies Corp., RDSA - Royal Dutch Shell PLC ADR Cl A, China vs. Bitcoin, Apple Inc., CAKE - Cheesecake Factory Inc., SYF - Synchrony Financial, SQ - Square Inc. Cl A, Retail Sector.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 12 Sep 2017 23:55:57 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-financial-security-resources-for-senior-investors
Should Your IRA Go Bitcoin? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-your-ira-go-bitcoin Our world is more digital. More of our lives are online. It's no surprise that a digital currency option would be ready to change the landscape. Today's Stocks &Topics: HBI - Hanesbrands Inc., Where to Invest, IBM - International Business Machines Corp., ABBV - AbbVie Inc., MAT - Mattel Inc., CBI - Chicago Bridge &Iron Co. N.V., GE - General Electric Co., UMC - United Microelectronics Corp. 45:07 Our world is more digital. More of our lives are online. It's no surprise that a digital currency option would be ready to change the landscape. Today's Stocks & Topics: HBI - Hanesbrands Inc., Where to Invest, IBM - International Business... no Our world is more digital. More of our lives are online. It's no surprise that a digital currency option would be ready to change the landscape.
Today's Stocks &Topics: HBI - Hanesbrands Inc., Where to Invest, IBM - International Business Machines Corp., ABBV - AbbVie Inc., MAT - Mattel Inc., CBI - Chicago Bridge &Iron Co. N.V., GE - General Electric Co., UMC - United Microelectronics Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 11 Sep 2017 23:53:03 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-your-ira-go-bitcoin
Where to Put Your Portfolio When You Hit 60 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/where-to-put-your-portfolio-when-you-hit-60 Thinking has been you should shift your assets out of stocks. But, there are safer, smarter ways to enjoy the potential benefits of staying in stocks. Today's Stocks &Topics: Compounding, AKAM - Akamai Technologies Inc., AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., TNK - Teekay Tankers Ltd., VCIT - Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond, Equifax, SNP 500, V - VISA Inc., MA - Mastercard Inc., Social Security, MCY - Mercury General Corp., Parallel Investing. 44:22 Thinking has been you should shift your assets out of stocks. But, there are safer, smarter ways to enjoy the potential benefits of staying in stocks. Today's Stocks & Topics: Compounding, AKAM - Akamai Technologies Inc., AMZN - Amazon.com Inc.,... no Thinking has been you should shift your assets out of stocks. But, there are safer, smarter ways to enjoy the potential benefits of staying in stocks.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Compounding, AKAM - Akamai Technologies Inc., AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., TNK - Teekay Tankers Ltd., VCIT - Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond, Equifax, SNP 500, V - VISA Inc., MA - Mastercard Inc., Social Security, MCY - Mercury General Corp., Parallel Investing.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 08 Sep 2017 23:53:28 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/where-to-put-your-portfolio-when-you-hit-60
How to Protect Your Profits http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-protect-your-profits Stocks have rallied sharply, so many people will be sitting on gains and wondering whether to stay put or cash out. It is not an easy choice. Today's Stocks &Topics: Bonds, BBX - BBX Capital Corp., NKE - Nike Inc., Debit Cards, Mario Draghi, The Stock Market, LUV - Southwest Airlines Co., STX - Seagate Technology PLC, QQQ - PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1, DIS - Walt Disney Co., AMPH - Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc., ADRs – American Depository Receipts, NUE - Nucor Corp. 45:06 Stocks have rallied sharply, so many people will be sitting on gains and wondering whether to stay put or cash out. It is not an easy choice. Today's Stocks & Topics: Bonds, BBX - BBX Capital Corp., NKE - Nike Inc., Debit Cards, Mario Draghi, The... no Stocks have rallied sharply, so many people will be sitting on gains and wondering whether to stay put or cash out. It is not an easy choice.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Bonds, BBX - BBX Capital Corp., NKE - Nike Inc., Debit Cards, Mario Draghi, The Stock Market, LUV - Southwest Airlines Co., STX - Seagate Technology PLC, QQQ - PowerShares QQQ Trust Series 1, DIS - Walt Disney Co., AMPH - Amphastar Pharmaceuticals Inc., ADRs – American Depository Receipts, NUE - Nucor Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 07 Sep 2017 23:53:16 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-protect-your-profits
When is a 'Fiduciary' Truly Acting as a Fiduciary? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-is-a-fiduciary-truly-acting-as-a-fiduciary The fiduciary rule aims to protect retirement investors from financial adviser conflicts of interest, but consumers still must watch out for themselves. Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing During Natural Disasters, Momentum Trades, ADBE - Adobe Systems Inc., KEM - Kemet Corp., College Savings, The Fed Beige Book, Cryptocurrencies, Hedging, AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Corp., Stocks Comparison Software, Mutual Funds, MU - Micron Technology Inc., FBALX - Fidelity Balanced Fund, SFM - Sprouts Farmers Market Inc., RWO - SPDR DJ Global Real Estate ETF. 45:18 The fiduciary rule aims to protect retirement investors from financial adviser conflicts of interest, but consumers still must watch out for themselves. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing During Natural Disasters, Momentum Trades, ADBE - Adobe... no The fiduciary rule aims to protect retirement investors from financial adviser conflicts of interest, but consumers still must watch out for themselves.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing During Natural Disasters, Momentum Trades, ADBE - Adobe Systems Inc., KEM - Kemet Corp., College Savings, The Fed Beige Book, Cryptocurrencies, Hedging, AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Corp., Stocks Comparison Software, Mutual Funds, MU - Micron Technology Inc., FBALX - Fidelity Balanced Fund, SFM - Sprouts Farmers Market Inc., RWO - SPDR DJ Global Real Estate ETF.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 07 Sep 2017 00:04:39 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-is-a-fiduciary-truly-acting-as-a-fiduciary
Shopping for the Best Online Broker http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/shopping-for-the-best-online-broker Firms have been trimming commissions, expanding their online tools, offering more transaction-free mutual funds and enhancing their mobile apps. Today's Stocks &Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., UA - Under Armour Inc., Gold, College Savings Options, Industrial Sector &the Economy, M - Macy's Inc., PSA - Public Storage, Cash &Cash Equivalent, Retain Earnings, ABR - Arbor Realty Trust Inc. 44:37 Firms have been trimming commissions, expanding their online tools, offering more transaction-free mutual funds and enhancing their mobile apps. Today's Stocks & Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., UA - Under Armour Inc., Gold, College Savings Options,... no Firms have been trimming commissions, expanding their online tools, offering more transaction-free mutual funds and enhancing their mobile apps.
Today's Stocks &Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., UA - Under Armour Inc., Gold, College Savings Options, Industrial Sector &the Economy, M - Macy's Inc., PSA - Public Storage, Cash &Cash Equivalent, Retain Earnings, ABR - Arbor Realty Trust Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 05 Sep 2017 23:50:53 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/shopping-for-the-best-online-broker
Alternative Investments: What to Know Before You Buy http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/alternative-investments-what-to-know-before-you-buy-0 Are alternative investments - currencies, commodities, real estate, private equity and even art or collectibles - right for your portfolio? Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividend Income, Earnings, Technology Industry, Bond Ladder, Guggenheim BulletShares, Pro-Funds, Bonds, 401k vs. Roth IRA, Insider Trading, ETFs, Stock Evaluation. 46:20 Are alternative investments - currencies, commodities, real estate, private equity and even art or collectibles - right for your portfolio? Today's Stocks & Topics: Dividend Income, Earnings, Technology Industry, Bond Ladder, Guggenheim... no Are alternative investments - currencies, commodities, real estate, private equity and even art or collectibles - right for your portfolio?
Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividend Income, Earnings, Technology Industry, Bond Ladder, Guggenheim BulletShares, Pro-Funds, Bonds, 401k vs. Roth IRA, Insider Trading, ETFs, Stock Evaluation.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 04 Sep 2017 07:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/alternative-investments-what-to-know-before-you-buy-0
How to Invest in Index Funds http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-invest-in-index-funds Index funds are a low-fee, no-fuss way to invest money for retirement. It might be the smartest and easiest investment you ever make. Today's Stocks &Topics: Entry Point, DVA - DaVita Inc., The Stock Market in September, Millennials &Money, Jobs Report, DHY - Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund, HCA - HCA Healthcare Inc., Wedding Fund, ADRs: American Depository Receipts, HIMX - Himax Technologies Inc., AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc. 44:14 Index funds are a low-fee, no-fuss way to invest money for retirement. It might be the smartest and easiest investment you ever make. Today's Stocks & Topics: Entry Point, DVA - DaVita Inc., The Stock Market in September, Millennials & Money,... no Index funds are a low-fee, no-fuss way to invest money for retirement. It might be the smartest and easiest investment you ever make.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Entry Point, DVA - DaVita Inc., The Stock Market in September, Millennials &Money, Jobs Report, DHY - Credit Suisse High Yield Bond Fund, HCA - HCA Healthcare Inc., Wedding Fund, ADRs: American Depository Receipts, HIMX - Himax Technologies Inc., AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 01 Sep 2017 23:51:38 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-invest-in-index-funds
Retiring on Your Dividends http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/retiring-on-your-dividends As daunting of a task as saving for a comfortable retirement is, living off of your investments once you finally do retire is equally as challenging. Today's Stocks &Topics: I-R-A, AAPL - Apple Inc., EXPE - Expedia Inc., PCMI - PCM Inc., REITs, MBT - Mobile TeleSystems PJSC ADR, MSFT - Microsoft Corp., Oil, HTZ - Hertz Global Holdings Inc., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., Charting, CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corp. 44:40 As daunting of a task as saving for a comfortable retirement is, living off of your investments once you finally do retire is equally as challenging. Today's Stocks & Topics: I-R-A, AAPL - Apple Inc., EXPE - Expedia Inc., PCMI - PCM Inc., REITs,... no As daunting of a task as saving for a comfortable retirement is, living off of your investments once you finally do retire is equally as challenging.
Today's Stocks &Topics: I-R-A, AAPL - Apple Inc., EXPE - Expedia Inc., PCMI - PCM Inc., REITs, MBT - Mobile TeleSystems PJSC ADR, MSFT - Microsoft Corp., Oil, HTZ - Hertz Global Holdings Inc., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., Charting, CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 31 Aug 2017 23:54:47 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/retiring-on-your-dividends
Mixing It Up: Stocks vs. Bonds vs. Cash http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/mixing-it-up-stocks-vs-bonds-vs-cash There is no one-size-fits-all answer to the question of proper asset allocation. Deciding factors are age, risk tolerance, and time to retirement. Today's Stocks &Topics: TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., China, Jobs Report, AAPL - Apple Inc., HABT - Habit Restaurants Inc., GE - General Electric Co., CJNK - SPDR BofA Merrill Lynch Crossover Corporate Bond ETF, DOW - Dow Chemical Co., GT - Goodyear Tire &Rubber Co., AGN - Allergan PLC, ICPT - Intercept Pharmaceuticals Inc. 43:50 There is no one-size-fits-all answer to the question of proper asset allocation. Deciding factors are age, risk tolerance, and time to retirement. Today's Stocks & Topics: TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., China, Jobs Report, AAPL -... no There is no one-size-fits-all answer to the question of proper asset allocation. Deciding factors are age, risk tolerance, and time to retirement.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 30 Aug 2017 23:55:31 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/mixing-it-up-stocks-vs-bonds-vs-cash
You're 50 and Haven't Saved a Dime for Retirement http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/youre-50-and-havent-saved-a-dime-for-retirement Time is no longer an ally. If you're behind at this point, it's still possible to reach a reasonable savings target. Today's Stocks &Topics: Retirement, PHK - PIMCO High Income Fund, Financial Enable, QCOM - Qualcomm Inc., Investing, XOMA - XOMA Corp., Life Insurance for Kids, OPNT - Opiant Pharmaceuticals Inc. 44:27 Time is no longer an ally. If you're behind at this point, it's still possible to reach a reasonable savings target. Today's Stocks & Topics: Retirement, PHK - PIMCO High Income Fund, Financial Enable, QCOM - Qualcomm Inc., Investing, XOMA - XOMA... no Time is no longer an ally. If you're behind at this point, it's still possible to reach a reasonable savings target.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 29 Aug 2017 23:51:31 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/youre-50-and-havent-saved-a-dime-for-retirement
The Best Ways to Invest in Foreign Markets http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-best-ways-to-invest-in-foreign-markets Most advisors recommend holding some foreign stocks in a diversified portfolio. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to invest there. Today's Stocks &Topics: Industries to Invest In, BITCF - First Bitcoin Capital Corp., ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., The Euro. Cloud Computing, VEEV - Veeva Systems Inc., NTRI - Nutrisystem Inc. 45:02 Most advisors recommend holding some foreign stocks in a diversified portfolio. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to invest there. Today's Stocks & Topics: Industries to Invest In, BITCF - First Bitcoin Capital Corp., ULTA - Ulta Beauty... no Most advisors recommend holding some foreign stocks in a diversified portfolio. Fortunately, there are several easy ways to invest there.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Industries to Invest In, BITCF - First Bitcoin Capital Corp., ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., The Euro. Cloud Computing, VEEV - Veeva Systems Inc., NTRI - Nutrisystem Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 28 Aug 2017 23:54:52 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-best-ways-to-invest-in-foreign-markets