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) Sat, 19 Aug 2017 09:27:57 +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/d/1/7/9/d1797a52dc9588f7/investtalk-logo2.png InvestTalk Podcasts http://www.investtalk.com Best Way To Reach Your Financial Goals: Stocks http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/why-many-are-risking-it-all-on-a-bitcoinira Investing requires that potential investors understand that there are risks to doing nothing, essentially leaving your money in the bank. Today's Stocks &Topics: Market Strategy, SPFF - Global X SuperIncome Preferred ETF, The Hindenburg Omen, Mortgage Rates, AG - First Majestic Silver Corp., SHAK - Shake Shack Inc., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., Ex-Dividend, 401k Rollover. 44:02 Investing requires that potential investors understand that there are risks to doing nothing, essentially leaving your money in the bank. Today's Stocks & Topics: Market Strategy, SPFF - Global X SuperIncome Preferred ETF, The Hindenburg Omen,... no Investing requires that potential investors understand that there are risks to doing nothing, essentially leaving your money in the bank.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Market Strategy, SPFF - Global X SuperIncome Preferred ETF, The Hindenburg Omen, Mortgage Rates, AG - First Majestic Silver Corp., SHAK - Shake Shack Inc., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd., Ex-Dividend, 401k Rollover.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:51:49 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/why-many-are-risking-it-all-on-a-bitcoinira
4 Benefits ETFs Bring To Your Portfolio http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-benefits-etfs-bring-to-your-portfolio For the last 24 years, one investment vehicle has come to rule them all, at least in the eyes of many investors. Today's Stocks &Topics: Equity Index Annuities, VHDYX - Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund, AMLP - Alerian MLP ETF, GD - General Dynamics Corp., VCIT - Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., PSRAX - Pioneer Strategic Income Fund, TAHYX - Pioneer High Yield Fund, Technology Changes, CTL - CenturyLink Inc., The Fed &Interest Rates. 44:40 For the last 24 years, one investment vehicle has come to rule them all, at least in the eyes of many investors. Today's Stocks & Topics: Equity Index Annuities, VHDYX - Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund, AMLP - Alerian MLP ETF, GD - General... no For the last 24 years, one investment vehicle has come to rule them all, at least in the eyes of many investors.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Equity Index Annuities, VHDYX - Vanguard High Dividend Yield Index Fund, AMLP - Alerian MLP ETF, GD - General Dynamics Corp., VCIT - Vanguard Intermediate-Term Corporate Bond, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., PSRAX - Pioneer Strategic Income Fund, TAHYX - Pioneer High Yield Fund, Technology Changes, CTL - CenturyLink Inc., The Fed &Interest Rates.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 17 Aug 2017 00:05:50 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-benefits-etfs-bring-to-your-portfolio
4 Tips for Women Who Flunked the Financial Literacy Test http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-tips-for-women-who-flunked-the-financial-literacy-test There are women who sense the risk they're taking by not knowing enough about how to protect their money. Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividends, CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corp., Fireworks, Tesla Burning Cash, Chinese Trade, OHIOmega Healthcare Investors Inc., Alternative Minimum Tax, FBT - First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund, IBB - iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF, XBI - SPDR S&P Biotech ETF, Parity, Mutual Funds, OHI - Omega Healthcare Investors Inc. 44:24 There are women who sense the risk they're taking by not knowing enough about how to protect their money. Today's Stocks & Topics: Dividends, CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corp., Fireworks, Tesla Burning Cash, Chinese Trade, OHIOmega Healthcare... no There are women who sense the risk they're taking by not knowing enough about how to protect their money.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividends, CHK - Chesapeake Energy Corp., Fireworks, Tesla Burning Cash, Chinese Trade, OHIOmega Healthcare Investors Inc., Alternative Minimum Tax, FBT - First Trust NYSE Arca Biotechnology Index Fund, IBB - iShares Nasdaq Biotechnology ETF, XBI - SPDR S&P Biotech ETF, Parity, Mutual Funds, OHI - Omega Healthcare Investors Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 15 Aug 2017 23:50:50 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-tips-for-women-who-flunked-the-financial-literacy-test
Alternative Investments: What to Know Before You Buy http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/alternative-investments-what-to-know-before-you-buy Are alternative investments - currencies, commodities, real estate, private equity and even art or collectibles - right for your portfolio? Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividend Income, AFL - AFLAC Inc., Earnings, Technology Industry, SHOP - Shopify Inc. Cl A, Bond Ladder, Guggenheim BulletShares, LB - L Brands Inc., PESPX - Dreyfus Midcap Index Fund. 44:57 Are alternative investments - currencies, commodities, real estate, private equity and even art or collectibles - right for your portfolio? Today's Stocks & Topics: Dividend Income, AFL - AFLAC Inc., Earnings, Technology Industry, SHOP - Shopify... 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, AFL - AFLAC Inc., Earnings, Technology Industry, SHOP - Shopify Inc. Cl A, Bond Ladder, Guggenheim BulletShares, LB - L Brands Inc., PESPX - Dreyfus Midcap Index Fund.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 14 Aug 2017 23:51:46 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/alternative-investments-what-to-know-before-you-buy
What's Wrong With Mutual Funds? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/whats-wrong-with-mutual-funds They have their place, but should your portfolio size allow for sufficient diversification, consider the benefits of owning direct holdings of stocks and bonds. Today's Stocks &Topics: COKE - Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, 401k, Weakness in the Market, PPI &CPI, Corporate Bonds, Jobs Openings, ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., WK - Workiva Inc., Tech Stocks, CERN - Cerner Corp., Market Cycle, SND - Smart Sand Inc., BTI - British American Tobacco PLC ADR. 45:06 They have their place, but should your portfolio size allow for sufficient diversification, consider the benefits of owning direct holdings of stocks and bonds. Today's Stocks & Topics: COKE - Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, 401k, Weakness in... no They have their place, but should your portfolio size allow for sufficient diversification, consider the benefits of owning direct holdings of stocks and bonds.
Today's Stocks &Topics: COKE - Coca-Cola Bottling Co. Consolidated, 401k, Weakness in the Market, PPI &CPI, Corporate Bonds, Jobs Openings, ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., WK - Workiva Inc., Tech Stocks, CERN - Cerner Corp., Market Cycle, SND - Smart Sand Inc., BTI - British American Tobacco PLC ADR.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 11 Aug 2017 23:51:27 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/whats-wrong-with-mutual-funds
Are Global Investors Sending Us a Signal? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/are-global-investors-sending-us-a-signal With equity indexes at all-time highs, global mutual fund and ETF investors may be choosing now as the time to reverse a long-running move into bonds and out of equities. Today's Stocks &Topics: The Wash Sale Rule, IBM - International Business Machines Corp., NYCB - New York Community Bancorp Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., KTOS - Kratos Defense &Security Solutions Inc., NAFTA Re-negotiations, BCI - ETFS Bloomberg All Commodity Strategy K-1 Free ETF, Tesla, Gold, POGRX - PRIMECAP Odyssey Growth Fund, NVDA - NVIDIA Corp., MMSI - Merit Medical Systems Inc. 44:25 With equity indexes at all-time highs, global mutual fund and ETF investors may be choosing now as the time to reverse a long-running move into bonds and out of equities. Today's Stocks & Topics: The Wash Sale Rule, IBM - International Business... no With equity indexes at all-time highs, global mutual fund and ETF investors may be choosing now as the time to reverse a long-running move into bonds and out of equities.
Today's Stocks &Topics: The Wash Sale Rule, IBM - International Business Machines Corp., NYCB - New York Community Bancorp Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., KTOS - Kratos Defense &Security Solutions Inc., NAFTA Re-negotiations, BCI - ETFS Bloomberg All Commodity Strategy K-1 Free ETF, Tesla, Gold, POGRX - PRIMECAP Odyssey Growth Fund, NVDA - NVIDIA Corp., MMSI - Merit Medical Systems Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 11 Aug 2017 00:01:51 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/are-global-investors-sending-us-a-signal
The Markets Are Doing That Thing Again http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-markets-are-doing-that-thing-again When the trends are picture perfect. When good stocks keep doing good things and bad stocks keep doing bad things. Today's Stocks &Topics: Beta vs. Smart Beta, Return on Investments, CMC - Commercial Metals Co., Retirement Strategies, VIAB - Viacom Inc. Cl B, DIS - Walt Disney Co., The Fed &Interest Rates, SEP I-R-A, Stock Analysis, PDI - PIMCO Dynamic Income Fund, Productivity Numbers, Cash Flow, Charts. 45:03 When the trends are picture perfect. When good stocks keep doing good things and bad stocks keep doing bad things. Today's Stocks & Topics: Beta vs. Smart Beta, Return on Investments, CMC - Commercial Metals Co., Retirement Strategies, VIAB -... no When the trends are picture perfect. When good stocks keep doing good things and bad stocks keep doing bad things.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Beta vs. Smart Beta, Return on Investments, CMC - Commercial Metals Co., Retirement Strategies, VIAB - Viacom Inc. Cl B, DIS - Walt Disney Co., The Fed &Interest Rates, SEP I-R-A, Stock Analysis, PDI - PIMCO Dynamic Income Fund, Productivity Numbers, Cash Flow, Charts.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 09 Aug 2017 23:51:17 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-markets-are-doing-that-thing-again
Getting Your Money Priorities Straight http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/getting-your-money-priorities-straight Pop quiz! What is the smartest move to make with your money: Betting on the stock market, investing in real estate or saving in a bank account? Today's Stocks &Topics: SEP I-R-A, AAWW - Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, PAYX - Paychex Inc., Options vs. Warrants, WYN - Wyndham Worldwide Corp., CAPE Ratio, Next Stock Sector, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, GNT- Gentex Corp., The Vix, VXX - Barclays Bank PLC iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN, Bond Funds, PONDX - PIMCO Income Fund, New Investor, GLAD - Gladstone Capital Corp. 44:43 Pop quiz! What is the smartest move to make with your money: Betting on the stock market, investing in real estate or saving in a bank account? Today's Stocks & Topics: SEP I-R-A, AAWW - Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, PAYX - Paychex Inc., Options... no Pop quiz! What is the smartest move to make with your money: Betting on the stock market, investing in real estate or saving in a bank account?
Today's Stocks &Topics: SEP I-R-A, AAWW - Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, PAYX - Paychex Inc., Options vs. Warrants, WYN - Wyndham Worldwide Corp., CAPE Ratio, Next Stock Sector, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, GNT- Gentex Corp., The Vix, VXX - Barclays Bank PLC iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures ETN, Bond Funds, PONDX - PIMCO Income Fund, New Investor, GLAD - Gladstone Capital Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 08 Aug 2017 23:54:36 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/getting-your-money-priorities-straight
As Retirement Nears - Risks Escalate http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/as-retirement-nears-risks-escalate The retirement red zone – when you’re close to the goal line and every move counts, you and your team must work even harder to protect your money. Today's Stocks &Topics: Student Loans, CAH - Cardinal Health Inc., SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., Retail Sector vs. Amazon, Jobs Report, Stop Limits, VGHCX - Vanguard Health Care Fund, Home Sales &Taxes, LUV - Southwest Airlines Co., AAPL - Apple Inc. 45:06 The retirement red zone – when you’re close to the goal line and every move counts, you and your team must work even harder to protect your money. Today's Stocks & Topics: Student Loans, CAH - Cardinal Health Inc., SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet... no The retirement red zone – when you’re close to the goal line and every move counts, you and your team must work even harder to protect your money.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Student Loans, CAH - Cardinal Health Inc., SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., Retail Sector vs. Amazon, Jobs Report, Stop Limits, VGHCX - Vanguard Health Care Fund, Home Sales &Taxes, LUV - Southwest Airlines Co., AAPL - Apple Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 07 Aug 2017 23:51:33 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/as-retirement-nears-risks-escalate
U.S. Stocks Safer than Foreign Investments? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/us-stocks-safer-than-foreign-investments Researchers have long documented what’s known as “home bias,” the tendency for investors to favor their own country’s financial markets. Today's Stocks &Topics: Moving Averages, AMC - AMC Entertainment Holding Inc. Cl A, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., ULTI - Ultimate Software Group Inc., AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., CIM - Chimera Investment Corp., VGHCX - Vanguard Health Care Fund Investor, BA - Boeing Co., VLKAY - Volkswagen AG ADR, BGS - B&G Foods Inc. 44:18 Researchers have long documented what’s known as “home bias,” the tendency for investors to favor their own country’s financial markets. Today's Stocks & Topics: Moving Averages, AMC - AMC Entertainment Holding Inc. Cl A, TEVA - Teva... no Researchers have long documented what’s known as “home bias,” the tendency for investors to favor their own country’s financial markets.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Moving Averages, AMC - AMC Entertainment Holding Inc. Cl A, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., ULTI - Ultimate Software Group Inc., AAOI - Applied Optoelectronics Inc., CIM - Chimera Investment Corp., VGHCX - Vanguard Health Care Fund Investor, BA - Boeing Co., VLKAY - Volkswagen AG ADR, BGS - B&G Foods Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 04 Aug 2017 23:56:50 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/us-stocks-safer-than-foreign-investments
Can You Make a Case for Commodities? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/can-you-make-a-case-for-commodities There may be one alternative to stocks. They just got cheaper, knocked down to bargain prices. And ordinary investors can own them through funds. Today's Stocks &Topics: Buying Stocks Directly from the Companies, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Bitcoin, Saving Money for Retirement, KEYS - Keysight Technologies Inc., BK - Bank of New York Mellon Corp., BOFI - BofI Holding Inc., FE - FirstEnergy Corp., Corporate Bonds vs. Preferred Stocks, M - Macy's Inc., BCX - BlackRock Resources &Commodities Strategy Trust. 44:21 There may be one alternative to stocks. They just got cheaper, knocked down to bargain prices. And ordinary investors can own them through funds. Today's Stocks & Topics: Buying Stocks Directly from the Companies, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical... no There may be one alternative to stocks. They just got cheaper, knocked down to bargain prices. And ordinary investors can own them through funds.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Buying Stocks Directly from the Companies, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Bitcoin, Saving Money for Retirement, KEYS - Keysight Technologies Inc., BK - Bank of New York Mellon Corp., BOFI - BofI Holding Inc., FE - FirstEnergy Corp., Corporate Bonds vs. Preferred Stocks, M - Macy's Inc., BCX - BlackRock Resources &Commodities Strategy Trust.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 03 Aug 2017 23:53:56 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/can-you-make-a-case-for-commodities
How to Avoid 'Young Investor' Mistakes http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-avoid-young-investor-mistakes New research shows that young inexperienced investors tend to be overconfident when they first start buying and selling stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETFs ... Today's Stocks &Topics: Rollover a 401k, CAT - Caterpillar Inc., the DOW, Americans Might Be Spending More Than They Can Afford, MIC - Macquarie Infrastructure Corp., SNAP - Snap Inc., Gold, AUY - Yamana Gold Inc., TECD - Tech Data Corp., F - Ford Motor Co., 403B, AGNC - AGNC Investment Corp., DVA - DaVita Inc., KTOS - Kratos Defense &Security Solutions Inc., M - Macy's Inc. 44:18 New research shows that young inexperienced investors tend to be overconfident when they first start buying and selling stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETFs ... Today's Stocks & Topics: Rollover a 401k, CAT - Caterpillar Inc., the DOW, Americans... no New research shows that young inexperienced investors tend to be overconfident when they first start buying and selling stocks, bonds, mutual funds, ETFs ...
Today's Stocks &Topics: Rollover a 401k, CAT - Caterpillar Inc., the DOW, Americans Might Be Spending More Than They Can Afford, MIC - Macquarie Infrastructure Corp., SNAP - Snap Inc., Gold, AUY - Yamana Gold Inc., TECD - Tech Data Corp., F - Ford Motor Co., 403B, AGNC - AGNC Investment Corp., DVA - DaVita Inc., KTOS - Kratos Defense &Security Solutions Inc., M - Macy's Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 02 Aug 2017 23:55:22 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-avoid-young-investor-mistakes
Reading the Signs: Are Tech Stocks Rising Too Fast? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/reading-the-signs-are-tech-stocks-rising-too-fast The Nasdaq is 12 percent above its 200-day moving average. In the past that usually meant pull back. Today's Stocks &Topics: Money Management, GLW - Corning Inc., OCLR - Oclaro Inc., Boeing, Greenspan, Market's Health, EPD - Enterprise Products Partners L.P., VTI - Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF, MO - Altria Group Inc., PSX - Phillips 66, 401k or Roth IRA, OMI - Owens &Minor Inc. 44:46 The Nasdaq is 12 percent above its 200-day moving average. In the past that usually meant pull back. Today's Stocks & Topics: Money Management, GLW - Corning Inc., OCLR - Oclaro Inc., Boeing, Greenspan, Market's Health, EPD - Enterprise Products... no The Nasdaq is 12 percent above its 200-day moving average. In the past that usually meant pull back.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Money Management, GLW - Corning Inc., OCLR - Oclaro Inc., Boeing, Greenspan, Market's Health, EPD - Enterprise Products Partners L.P., VTI - Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF, MO - Altria Group Inc., PSX - Phillips 66, 401k or Roth IRA, OMI - Owens &Minor Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 01 Aug 2017 23:53:54 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/reading-the-signs-are-tech-stocks-rising-too-fast
Clues That Reveal a Fragile Economy http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/clues-that-reveal-a-fragile-economy Consumers are financially strained. Evidence? Card defaults rose from 2.81% back in November to 3.53% in May. Today's Stocks &Topics: Platinum, PPLT - ETFS Physical Platinum Shares, SQM - Sociedad Quimica y Minera De Chile S.A. ADR, Oil Prices, Retirement, Millennials and the Market, Student Loans, Venezuela, DPZ - Domino's Pizza Inc., SBUX - Starbucks Corp., RH – Restoration Hardware Outlet, LB - L Brands Inc., TGT - Target Corp., Capital Gains, VIA - Viacom Inc. Cl A. 45:10 Consumers are financially strained. Evidence? Card defaults rose from 2.81% back in November to 3.53% in May. Today's Stocks & Topics: Platinum, PPLT - ETFS Physical Platinum Shares, SQM - Sociedad Quimica y Minera De Chile S.A. ADR, Oil Prices,... no Consumers are financially strained. Evidence? Card defaults rose from 2.81% back in November to 3.53% in May.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Platinum, PPLT - ETFS Physical Platinum Shares, SQM - Sociedad Quimica y Minera De Chile S.A. ADR, Oil Prices, Retirement, Millennials and the Market, Student Loans, Venezuela, DPZ - Domino's Pizza Inc., SBUX - Starbucks Corp., RH – Restoration Hardware Outlet, LB - L Brands Inc., TGT - Target Corp., Capital Gains, VIA - Viacom Inc. Cl A.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 31 Jul 2017 23:50:44 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/clues-that-reveal-a-fragile-economy
Should You Be Caught Holding Cash? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-you-be-caught-holding-cash As markets reach record highs, investors have questioned whether it makes sense to continue holding cash. Today's Stocks &Topics: Dodd Frank Act, DUK - Duke Energy Corp., BAC - Bank of America Corp., MO - Altria Group Inc., If Trump is Impeached, USB - U.S. Bancorp, The Fed &Interest Rates, RDFN - Redfin Corp., VCSH - Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF, VMW - VMware Inc., ETFs, QLD - ProShares Ultra QQQ. 44:42 As markets reach record highs, investors have questioned whether it makes sense to continue holding cash. Today's Stocks & Topics: Dodd Frank Act, DUK - Duke Energy Corp., BAC - Bank of America Corp., MO - Altria Group Inc., If Trump is Impeached,... no As markets reach record highs, investors have questioned whether it makes sense to continue holding cash.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Dodd Frank Act, DUK - Duke Energy Corp., BAC - Bank of America Corp., MO - Altria Group Inc., If Trump is Impeached, USB - U.S. Bancorp, The Fed &Interest Rates, RDFN - Redfin Corp., VCSH - Vanguard Short-Term Corporate Bond ETF, VMW - VMware Inc., ETFs, QLD - ProShares Ultra QQQ.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 28 Jul 2017 23:54:13 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-you-be-caught-holding-cash
Important Trends to Track http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/important-trends-to-track While the pace of change is confounding what's gotten less attention is that the earth as been shifting beneath investors' feet. Today's Stocks &Topics: SEP IRAs, EW - Edwards Lifesciences Corp., Durable Goods Report, S&P 500, ABBV - AbbVie Inc., AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., PYPL - PayPal Holdings Inc., ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., TLRD - Tailored Brands Inc., Biggest Risk to Our Economy. 44:32 While the pace of change is confounding what's gotten less attention is that the earth as been shifting beneath investors' feet. Today's Stocks & Topics: SEP IRAs, EW - Edwards Lifesciences Corp., Durable Goods Report, S&P 500, ABBV - AbbVie... no While the pace of change is confounding what's gotten less attention is that the earth as been shifting beneath investors' feet.
Today's Stocks &Topics: SEP IRAs, EW - Edwards Lifesciences Corp., Durable Goods Report, S&P 500, ABBV - AbbVie Inc., AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., PYPL - PayPal Holdings Inc., ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., TLRD - Tailored Brands Inc., Biggest Risk to Our Economy.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 27 Jul 2017 23:54:23 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/important-trends-to-track
Fed Tightening: What it Means for Stocks, Bonds amp; Gold http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/fed-tightening-what-it-means-for-stocks-bonds-gold Unless markets fall apart in the coming weeks, it's expected that the Fed’s balance sheet reduction will be made this September. Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k &IRA, TGT - Target Corp., AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Corp., Junk Bonds, Alternative Investments, The Fed, STOR - STORE Capital Corp., TWO - Two Harbors Investment Corp., EWEAX - Wells Fargo Intrinsic World Equity Fund;A, STX - Seagate Technology PLC. 45:05 Unless markets fall apart in the coming weeks, it's expected that the Fed’s balance sheet reduction will be made this September. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k & IRA, TGT - Target Corp., AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Corp., Junk Bonds,... no Unless markets fall apart in the coming weeks, it's expected that the Fed’s balance sheet reduction will be made this September.
Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k &IRA, TGT - Target Corp., AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Corp., Junk Bonds, Alternative Investments, The Fed, STOR - STORE Capital Corp., TWO - Two Harbors Investment Corp., EWEAX - Wells Fargo Intrinsic World Equity Fund;A, STX - Seagate Technology PLC.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 26 Jul 2017 23:54:35 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/fed-tightening-what-it-means-for-stocks-bonds-gold
A Midyear Tax Audit for Your Portfolio http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-midyear-tax-audit-for-your-portfolio Future market returns may be muted. That makes tax-efficient investing even more important. Today's Stocks &Topics: EBITDA - Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization, MCI - Barings Corporate Investors, NGG - National Grid PLC ADR, BAC - Bank of America Corp., The VIX, INTC - Intel Corp., GLW - Corning Inc., COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., AAWW - Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings. 44:51 Future market returns may be muted. That makes tax-efficient investing even more important. Today's Stocks & Topics: EBITDA - Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization, MCI - Barings Corporate Investors, NGG - National Grid... no Future market returns may be muted. That makes tax-efficient investing even more important.
Today's Stocks &Topics: EBITDA - Earnings Before Interest, Taxes, Depreciation and Amortization, MCI - Barings Corporate Investors, NGG - National Grid PLC ADR, BAC - Bank of America Corp., The VIX, INTC - Intel Corp., GLW - Corning Inc., COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., AAWW - Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 25 Jul 2017 23:56:43 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-midyear-tax-audit-for-your-portfolio
The 'Animal Spirits' That Move The Market http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-animal-spirits-that-move-the-market What animates the market, even more than earnings and dividends? Today's Stocks &Topics: Mortgage or 401k, The Fed &Interest Rates, ORLY - O'Reilly Automotive Inc., Stock Screening Tools, BX - Blackstone Group L.P., Dividends &Taxes, T - AT&T Inc., YYY - YieldShares High Income ETF, SDIV - Global X SuperDividend ETF, Bonds &Interest Rates. 45:01 What animates the market, even more than earnings and dividends? Today's Stocks & Topics: Mortgage or 401k, The Fed & Interest Rates, ORLY - O'Reilly Automotive Inc., Stock Screening Tools, BX - Blackstone Group L.P., Dividends & Taxes, T... no What animates the market, even more than earnings and dividends?
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ORLY - O'Reilly Automotive Inc., Stock Screening Tools, BX - Blackstone Group L.P., Dividends &Taxes, T - AT&T Inc., YYY - YieldShares High Income ETF, SDIV - Global X SuperDividend ETF, Bonds &Interest Rates.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 24 Jul 2017 23:54:55 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/the-animal-spirits-that-move-the-market
A Closer Look: 5 High-Yield Income Investments http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-closer-look-5-high-yield-income-investments-0 Opportunities to enhance your income through stocks, funds, and other investment vehicles. Today's Stocks &Topics: Minimum Distribution, Market Reaction, Commodities for 2017, Interest Rates, High-Tech Investing, Buying Stocks for Children, Oil, ETFs, The Dollar, Mutual Funds, Diversification, Technical Analysis, 200 Day Moving Average, Stock Market vs. Real Estate, Mutual Funds vs. ETFs, Comany Stocks. 46:34 Opportunities to enhance your income through stocks, funds, and other investment vehicles. Today's Stocks & Topics: Minimum Distribution, Market Reaction, Commodities for 2017, Interest Rates, High-Tech Investing, Buying Stocks for Children, Oil,... no Opportunities to enhance your income through stocks, funds, and other investment vehicles.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Minimum Distribution, Market Reaction, Commodities for 2017, Interest Rates, High-Tech Investing, Buying Stocks for Children, Oil, ETFs, The Dollar, Mutual Funds, Diversification, Technical Analysis, 200 Day Moving Average, Stock Market vs. Real Estate, Mutual Funds vs. ETFs, Comany Stocks.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 21 Jul 2017 07:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-closer-look-5-high-yield-income-investments-0
What's a Good Gold Strategy for Today? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/whats-a-good-gold-strategy-for-today Gold has its own DNA of volatility. It's a non-event for gold to go up or down 20% in a rolling 12-month period. Today's Stocks &Topics: QQQ - PowerShares QQQ Trust Series, SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, Short vs. Long Term Capital Gains, Leading Economic Indicators, Mario Draghi, the Dollar, BWLD - Buffalo Wild Wings Inc., VZ - Verizon Communications Inc., UTX - United Technologies Corp., Active ETFs vs. Mutual Funds, RAD - Rite Aid Corp., IRA to Roth IRA, Capital Gains, ETFs. 44:32 Gold has its own DNA of volatility. It's a non-event for gold to go up or down 20% in a rolling 12-month period. Today's Stocks & Topics: QQQ - PowerShares QQQ Trust Series, SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust, Short vs. Long Term Capital Gains,... no Gold has its own DNA of volatility. It's a non-event for gold to go up or down 20% in a rolling 12-month period.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 20 Jul 2017 23:56:31 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/whats-a-good-gold-strategy-for-today
5 Rules For Picking High-Yield Closed End Funds http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-rules-for-picking-high-yield-closed-end-funds While not as popular or trendy, closed-end funds (CEFs) were built specifically to maximize income. Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k to IRA, Dollar Cost Average, Real Estate, Volatility, ALGN - Align Technology Inc., T - AT&T Inc., Real Estate Gains, GIS - General Mills Inc., 403B, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., SYY - Sysco Corp., Dividends. 44:28 While not as popular or trendy, closed-end funds (CEFs) were built specifically to maximize income. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k to IRA, Dollar Cost Average, Real Estate, Volatility, ALGN - Align Technology Inc., T - AT&T Inc., Real Estate... no While not as popular or trendy, closed-end funds (CEFs) were built specifically to maximize income.
Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k to IRA, Dollar Cost Average, Real Estate, Volatility, ALGN - Align Technology Inc., T - AT&T Inc., Real Estate Gains, GIS - General Mills Inc., 403B, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., SYY - Sysco Corp., Dividends.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 19 Jul 2017 23:54:18 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-rules-for-picking-high-yield-closed-end-funds
There's No Investing Glass Ceiling for Women http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/theres-no-investing-glass-ceiling-for-women It’s probably even more important for women than men that they harness their money to the power of these markets. Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k to Roth IRA, Income Replacement, 20 Money Mistakes, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., FNG – AdvisorShares New Tech &Media ETF, Indexing, Retail Companies, Shorting, AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., Mutual Funds. 44:09 It’s probably even more important for women than men that they harness their money to the power of these markets. Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k to Roth IRA, Income Replacement, 20 Money Mistakes, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., FNG – AdvisorShares... no It’s probably even more important for women than men that they harness their money to the power of these markets.
Today's Stocks &Topics: 401k to Roth IRA, Income Replacement, 20 Money Mistakes, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., FNG – AdvisorShares New Tech &Media ETF, Indexing, Retail Companies, Shorting, AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., Mutual Funds.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 18 Jul 2017 23:50:48 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/theres-no-investing-glass-ceiling-for-women
Should You Be Dialing Down The Risk Now? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-you-be-dialing-down-the-risk-now Few predict that a recession is imminent, but on the flip side there are signs that a downturn could be near. Today's Stocks &Topics: MSM - MSC Industrial Direct Co., Bitcoin, Stops, Price Target, CCI - Crown Castle International Corp., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., TGT - Target Corp., NVGS - Navigator Holdings Ltd., AZO - AutoZone Inc., SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust. 43:53 Few predict that a recession is imminent, but on the flip side there are signs that a downturn could be near. Today's Stocks & Topics: MSM - MSC Industrial Direct Co., Bitcoin, Stops, Price Target, CCI - Crown Castle International Corp., GILD -... no Few predict that a recession is imminent, but on the flip side there are signs that a downturn could be near.
Today's Stocks &Topics: MSM - MSC Industrial Direct Co., Bitcoin, Stops, Price Target, CCI - Crown Castle International Corp., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., TGT - Target Corp., NVGS - Navigator Holdings Ltd., AZO - AutoZone Inc., SPY - SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 18 Jul 2017 00:09:15 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-you-be-dialing-down-the-risk-now
5 Points to Ponder Before Buying Those Hot Stocks http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-points-to-ponder-before-buying-those-hot-stocks-0 You don’t have to follow the herd. You don’t have to lose your head. You need not chase the lemmings. Today's Stocks &Topics: Margin Account, Digital Currency, Bio Tech, Pharmaceuticals, Invest in the Stock Market or Pay the Mortgage, Fixed Income, Asset Allocation, Roth I-R-A, Stocks: Level 2, 529-Plan, Retirement, In &Out of Stocks, Investing on Stocks. 46:41 You don’t have to follow the herd. You don’t have to lose your head. You need not chase the lemmings. Today's Stocks & Topics: Margin Account, Digital Currency, Bio Tech, Pharmaceuticals, Invest in the Stock Market or Pay the Mortgage, Fixed... no You don’t have to follow the herd. You don’t have to lose your head. You need not chase the lemmings.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 14 Jul 2017 07:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-points-to-ponder-before-buying-those-hot-stocks-0
3 Ways To Mess Up Index Investing http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/3-ways-to-mess-up-index-investing Index funds and ETFs alone won't guarantee investing success. You'll also need to steer clear of these three all-too-common indexing mistakes. Today's Stocks &Topics: Life Insurance, When to Sell, NLY - Annaly Capital Management Inc., ABX - Barrick Gold Corp., GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, OXY - Occidental Petroleum Corp., 5 Things Rich People Confess To Sacrificing To Get Rich, NVDA - NVIDIA Corp., UVXY - ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF. 44:25 Index funds and ETFs alone won't guarantee investing success. You'll also need to steer clear of these three all-too-common indexing mistakes. Today's Stocks & Topics: Life Insurance, When to Sell, NLY - Annaly Capital Management Inc., ABX -... no Index funds and ETFs alone won't guarantee investing success. You'll also need to steer clear of these three all-too-common indexing mistakes.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Life Insurance, When to Sell, NLY - Annaly Capital Management Inc., ABX - Barrick Gold Corp., GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, OXY - Occidental Petroleum Corp., 5 Things Rich People Confess To Sacrificing To Get Rich, NVDA - NVIDIA Corp., UVXY - ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 13 Jul 2017 23:51:31 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/3-ways-to-mess-up-index-investing
Knowing Your Net Worth Helps Achieve Your Goals http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/knowing-your-net-worth-helps-achieve-your-goals Many people have a difficult time understanding a basic financial concept called net worth. It's important for your long-term planning. Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing on CDs, Labor Report, Tax Reform, ZN - Zion Oil &Gas Inc., KMI - Kinder Morgan Inc., NFLX - Netflix Inc., TSM - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., FL - Foot Locker Inc., HRTG - Heritage Insurance Holdings Inc. 45:02 Many people have a difficult time understanding a basic financial concept called net worth. It's important for your long-term planning. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing on CDs, Labor Report, Tax Reform, ZN - Zion Oil & Gas Inc., KMI - Kinder... no Many people have a difficult time understanding a basic financial concept called net worth. It's important for your long-term planning.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing on CDs, Labor Report, Tax Reform, ZN - Zion Oil &Gas Inc., KMI - Kinder Morgan Inc., NFLX - Netflix Inc., TSM - Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., FL - Foot Locker Inc., HRTG - Heritage Insurance Holdings Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 12 Jul 2017 23:51:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/knowing-your-net-worth-helps-achieve-your-goals
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-1 The traditional heavy bond mix may not be right for you. Retirement, Buy &Rebalance, Retirement Contributions, 401k, I-R-As, Retirement Needs, Day Trading, Roth I-R-A. 46:29 The traditional heavy bond mix may not be right for you. Retirement, Buy & Rebalance, Retirement Contributions, 401k, I-R-As, Retirement Needs, Day Trading, Roth I-R-A. no The traditional heavy bond mix may not be right for you.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 11 Jul 2017 23:01:49 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/could-you-need-to-own-more-stocks-after-you-retire-1
Therapy for Market Peaking Anxiety http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/therapy-for-market-peaking-anxiety A high-flying market in record territory can make many first time investors worry. Here's a strategy that could reduce their anxiety. Today's Stocks &Topics: New Investor, Investing Books, Labor Market, Tax Reform, ROIC - Retail Opportunity Investment Corp., BGS - B&G Foods Inc., CKH - SEACOR Holdings Inc., LB - L Brands Inc., DLTR - Dollar Tree Inc., Pay Student Loans or 401k, M - Macy's Inc. 44:29 A high-flying market in record territory can make many first time investors worry. Here's a strategy that could reduce their anxiety. Today's Stocks & Topics: New Investor, Investing Books, Labor Market, Tax Reform, ROIC - Retail Opportunity... no A high-flying market in record territory can make many first time investors worry. Here's a strategy that could reduce their anxiety.
Today's Stocks &Topics: New Investor, Investing Books, Labor Market, Tax Reform, ROIC - Retail Opportunity Investment Corp., BGS - B&G Foods Inc., CKH - SEACOR Holdings Inc., LB - L Brands Inc., DLTR - Dollar Tree Inc., Pay Student Loans or 401k, M - Macy's Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 10 Jul 2017 23:53:24 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/therapy-for-market-peaking-anxiety
4 Types of Investments to Avoid http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-types-of-investments-to-avoid-1 What the pundits typically ignore is where not to put your money. Which investments should you shun? Today's Stocks &Topics: GM Jobs, Retail Sales, Retirement Beneficiaries, Portfolio Analysis, Bonds, Treasury Bonds, IRAs, Statistics, Preferred Stocks, Retirement, Book Value, New Investor, Financial Advisors vs. Planners, Mutual Funds. 46:20 What the pundits typically ignore is where not to put your money. Which investments should you shun? Today's Stocks & Topics: GM Jobs, Retail Sales, Retirement Beneficiaries, Portfolio Analysis, Bonds, Treasury Bonds, IRAs, Statistics, Preferred... no What the pundits typically ignore is where not to put your money. Which investments should you shun?

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 07 Jul 2017 22:30:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-types-of-investments-to-avoid-1
How You Could Be Crippling Your 401(k) http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-you-could-be-crippling-your-401k A recent analysis showed that about half of the 1.5 million participants who use target-date funds spread their dollars across other investments in their plans. That's a problem. Today's Stocks &Topics: 52-Week High/Low, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., VEEV - Veeva Systems Inc., Finances &Children, MELI - MercadoLibre Inc., GOOG - Alphabet Inc., ETFs, CM - Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce. 44:49 A recent analysis showed that about half of the 1.5 million participants who use target-date funds spread their dollars across other investments in their plans. That's a problem. Today's Stocks & Topics: 52-Week High/Low, TEVA - Teva... no A recent analysis showed that about half of the 1.5 million participants who use target-date funds spread their dollars across other investments in their plans. That's a problem.
Today's Stocks &Topics: 52-Week High/Low, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., VEEV - Veeva Systems Inc., Finances &Children, MELI - MercadoLibre Inc., GOOG - Alphabet Inc., ETFs, CM - Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 06 Jul 2017 23:55:17 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-you-could-be-crippling-your-401k
Teaching Your Kids About Money: If Not YOU, Who? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/teaching-your-kids-about-money-if-not-you-who Your kids will go to school and gain a wealth of knowledge in science, English, math, and other classes. But they won’t learn about money. Today's Stocks &Topics: Roth 403B, Exchange Traded Funds, The Fed, Putin &the Russian Economy, Oil, Portfolio Management, KB - HKB Home, TWO - Two Harbors Investment Corp. , GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, EQM - EQT Midstream Partners LP, HDGTX - Hartford Dividend &Growth Fund, ACLAX - American Century Mid Cap Value Fund, EQIX - Equinix Inc., Real Estate, AGX - Argan Inc. 44:44 Your kids will go to school and gain a wealth of knowledge in science, English, math, and other classes. But they won’t learn about money. Today's Stocks & Topics: Roth 403B, Exchange Traded Funds, The Fed, Putin & the Russian Economy, Oil,... no Your kids will go to school and gain a wealth of knowledge in science, English, math, and other classes. But they won’t learn about money.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 05 Jul 2017 23:57:17 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/teaching-your-kids-about-money-if-not-you-who
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-0 The traditional heavy bond mix may not be right for you. Retirement, Buy &Rebalance, Retirement Contributions, 401k, I-R-As, Retirement Needs, Day Trading, Roth I-R-A. 46:41 The traditional heavy bond mix may not be right for you. Retirement, Buy & Rebalance, Retirement Contributions, 401k, I-R-As, Retirement Needs, Day Trading, Roth I-R-A. no The traditional heavy bond mix may not be right for you.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 04 Jul 2017 07:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/could-you-need-to-own-more-stocks-after-you-retire-0
4 Real Estate Investment Strategies http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-real-estate-investment-strategies-0 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. 46:40 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) Mon, 03 Jul 2017 07:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-real-estate-investment-strategies-0
6 Ways to Use Mutual Funds http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/6-ways-to-use-mutual-funds Before you start comparing mutual funds, it's important to choose the fund strategy that will best meet your investing goals. Today's Stocks &Topics: Support &Resistance, Life Insurance, ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., FDIC vs. SPIC, Tech Bargains, The Federal Reserve Hike, Vesting, CTL - CenturyLink Inc., SNAP - Snap Inc., KR - Kroger Co., SBUX - Starbucks Corp., Stocks vs. Bonds. 44:14 Before you start comparing mutual funds, it's important to choose the fund strategy that will best meet your investing goals. Today's Stocks & Topics: Support & Resistance, Life Insurance, ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., FDIC vs. SPIC, Tech Bargains,... no Before you start comparing mutual funds, it's important to choose the fund strategy that will best meet your investing goals.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Support &Resistance, Life Insurance, ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc., FDIC vs. SPIC, Tech Bargains, The Federal Reserve Hike, Vesting, CTL - CenturyLink Inc., SNAP - Snap Inc., KR - Kroger Co., SBUX - Starbucks Corp., Stocks vs. Bonds.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 30 Jun 2017 23:54:43 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/6-ways-to-use-mutual-funds
A Closer Look: 5 High-Yield Income Investments http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-closer-look-5-high-yield-income-investments Opportunities to enhance your income through stocks, funds, and other investment vehicles. Today's Stocks &Topics: Minimum Distribution, FDS - FactSet Research Systems Inc., Market Reaction, Commodities for 2017, Interest Rates, High-Tech Investing, Buying Stocks for Children, Oil, ETFs, CCJ - Cameco Corp., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, The Dollar. 44:42 Opportunities to enhance your income through stocks, funds, and other investment vehicles. Today's Stocks & Topics: Minimum Distribution, FDS - FactSet Research Systems Inc., Market Reaction, Commodities for 2017, Interest Rates, High-Tech... no Opportunities to enhance your income through stocks, funds, and other investment vehicles.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Minimum Distribution, FDS - FactSet Research Systems Inc., Market Reaction, Commodities for 2017, Interest Rates, High-Tech Investing, Buying Stocks for Children, Oil, ETFs, CCJ - Cameco Corp., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, The Dollar.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 29 Jun 2017 23:54:02 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-closer-look-5-high-yield-income-investments
Tools to Help Figure Out When to Take Social Security http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/tools-to-help-figure-out-when-to-take-social-security If you’re like many people, you want Uncle Sam to tell you the best age to claim Social Security. Well, that’s just not going to happen. Today's Stocks &Topics: I-R-A, Financial Headlines, Goldman Sachs, TWOU - 2U Inc., CRNT - Ceragon Networks Ltd., HD - Home Depot Inc., CMP - Compass Minerals International Inc., WFC - Wells Fargo &Co., Investing in Natural Gas, Late Retirement, CSCO - Cisco Systems Inc. 44:02 If you’re like many people, you want Uncle Sam to tell you the best age to claim Social Security. Well, that’s just not going to happen. Today's Stocks & Topics: I-R-A, Financial Headlines, Goldman Sachs, TWOU - 2U Inc., CRNT - Ceragon... no If you’re like many people, you want Uncle Sam to tell you the best age to claim Social Security. Well, that’s just not going to happen.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 28 Jun 2017 23:54:01 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/tools-to-help-figure-out-when-to-take-social-security
When is a Fiduciary a Fiduciary http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-is-a-fiduciary-a-fiduciary The word has been associated with financial matters of all kinds. How does it impact your investments? Today's Stocks &Topics: Double &Triple Bottoms &Tops, Oil, Avoiding the Bear Market, Puerto Rico, GOOG - Alphabet Inc., AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., ITW - Illinois Tool Works Inc., IGT - International Game Technology PLC, CBI - Chicago Bridge &Iron Co. N.V., RAD - Rite Aid Corp., RM - Regional Management Corp., Roth IRA. 44:25 The word has been associated with financial matters of all kinds. How does it impact your investments? Today's Stocks & Topics: Double & Triple Bottoms & Tops, Oil, Avoiding the Bear Market, Puerto Rico, GOOG - Alphabet Inc., AMZN -... no The word has been associated with financial matters of all kinds. How does it impact your investments?
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 27 Jun 2017 23:56:39 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-is-a-fiduciary-a-fiduciary
Millennials: Do This To Curb Fears and Grow Rich http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/millennials-do-this-to-curb-fears-and-grow-rich Saying no to stocks could do greater harm to their financial well-being than short-term volatility that accompanies equities. Today's Stocks &Topics: COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., TGT - Target Corp., Cash Free Flow, Earnings, AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Corp., Emergency Funds, PM - Philip Morris International Inc., GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF. 44:48 Saying no to stocks could do greater harm to their financial well-being than short-term volatility that accompanies equities. Today's Stocks & Topics: COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., TGT - Target Corp., Cash Free Flow, Earnings, AOBC - American... no Saying no to stocks could do greater harm to their financial well-being than short-term volatility that accompanies equities.
Today's Stocks &Topics: COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., TGT - Target Corp., Cash Free Flow, Earnings, AOBC - American Outdoor Brands Corp., Emergency Funds, PM - Philip Morris International Inc., GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 26 Jun 2017 23:54:46 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/millennials-do-this-to-curb-fears-and-grow-rich
Hello ETFs. Goodbye mutual funds. http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/hello-etfs-goodbye-mutual-funds 88% of advisers say they currently use or recommend ETFs, one in two plan to increase their use of ETFs over the next 12 months. Today's Stocks &Topics: 403b Plan, KR - Kroger Co, Indexes, Bitcoin, AAPL - Apple Inc., the Stock Market, UVXY - ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF, BUD - Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A. ADR, COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., Broker's Account, Company's Statements, MRO - Marathon Oil Corp., FND - Floor &Decor Holdings Inc. Cl A. 46:01 88% of advisers say they currently use or recommend ETFs, one in two plan to increase their use of ETFs over the next 12 months. Today's Stocks & Topics: 403b Plan, KR - Kroger Co, Indexes, Bitcoin, AAPL - Apple Inc., the Stock Market, UVXY -... no 88% of advisers say they currently use or recommend ETFs, one in two plan to increase their use of ETFs over the next 12 months.
Today's Stocks &Topics: 403b Plan, KR - Kroger Co, Indexes, Bitcoin, AAPL - Apple Inc., the Stock Market, UVXY - ProShares Ultra VIX Short-Term Futures ETF, BUD - Anheuser-Busch InBev S.A. ADR, COST - Costco Wholesale Corp., Broker's Account, Company's Statements, MRO - Marathon Oil Corp., FND - Floor &Decor Holdings Inc. Cl A.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Sat, 24 Jun 2017 00:01:15 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/hello-etfs-goodbye-mutual-funds
Should Social Security Invest in Stocks? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-social-security-invest-in-stocks Pension funds do it. Insurance companies. So, why doesn't our Social Security system -- and should it? Today's Stocks &Topics: ETFs, Biotech, Americans &Retirement, Leading Economic Indicator - LEI, PPL - PPL Corp., OC - Owens Corning, COP – Conoco Phillips, Stops, SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., EPD - Enterprise Products Partners L.P. 44:40 Pension funds do it. Insurance companies. So, why doesn't our Social Security system -- and should it? Today's Stocks & Topics: ETFs, Biotech, Americans & Retirement, Leading Economic Indicator - LEI, PPL - PPL Corp., OC - Owens Corning, COP... no Pension funds do it. Insurance companies. So, why doesn't our Social Security system -- and should it?
Today's Stocks &Topics: ETFs, Biotech, Americans &Retirement, Leading Economic Indicator - LEI, PPL - PPL Corp., OC - Owens Corning, COP – Conoco Phillips, Stops, SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., EPD - Enterprise Products Partners L.P.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 22 Jun 2017 23:54:02 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/should-social-security-invest-in-stocks
5 Points to Ponder Before Buying Those Hot Stocks http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-points-to-ponder-before-buying-those-hot-stocks You don’t have to follow the herd. You don’t have to lose your head. You need not chase the lemmings. Today's Stocks &Topics: Margin Account, Digital Currency, XLE - Energy Select Sector, FL - Foot Locker Inc., Bio Tech, JD - JD.com Inc. ADR, Pharmaceuticals, BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, Invest in the Stock Market or Pay the Mortgage, Fixed Income, Asset Allocation. 45:00 You don’t have to follow the herd. You don’t have to lose your head. You need not chase the lemmings. Today's Stocks & Topics: Margin Account, Digital Currency, XLE - Energy Select Sector, FL - Foot Locker Inc., Bio Tech, JD - JD.com Inc. ADR,... no You don’t have to follow the herd. You don’t have to lose your head. You need not chase the lemmings.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Margin Account, Digital Currency, XLE - Energy Select Sector, FL - Foot Locker Inc., Bio Tech, JD - JD.com Inc. ADR, Pharmaceuticals, BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, Invest in the Stock Market or Pay the Mortgage, Fixed Income, Asset Allocation.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 21 Jun 2017 23:59:35 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/5-points-to-ponder-before-buying-those-hot-stocks
What Does an Ideal Retirement Portfolio Look Like? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/what-does-an-ideal-retirement-portfolio-look-like Many would define it in terms of what it is able to do. An “ideal” plan is one that would meet the retiree’s financial needs until death. Today's Stocks &Topics: ETFs, Mergers, Whole Foods, Payoff the Mortgage, 529 Plan, CTL – Century Link Inc., DLTH - Duluth Holdings Inc., Portfolio, SLB - Schlumberger Ltd. 44:44 Many would define it in terms of what it is able to do. An “ideal” plan is one that would meet the retiree’s financial needs until death. Today's Stocks & Topics: ETFs, Mergers, Whole Foods, Payoff the Mortgage, 529 Plan, CTL – Century... no Many would define it in terms of what it is able to do. An “ideal” plan is one that would meet the retiree’s financial needs until death.
Today's Stocks &Topics: ETFs, Mergers, Whole Foods, Payoff the Mortgage, 529 Plan, CTL – Century Link Inc., DLTH - Duluth Holdings Inc., Portfolio, SLB - Schlumberger Ltd.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 20 Jun 2017 23:54:54 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/what-does-an-ideal-retirement-portfolio-look-like
When Housing Can Be A Bad Investment? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-housing-can-be-a-bad-investment For a variety of people, and for a variety of reasons, buying a house may not be a sound investment decision. Today's Stocks &Topics: BABY - Natus Medical Inc., Real Estate Market, Pensions &Lack of Money, Interest Payments, Capital Gains, APO - Apollo Global Management LLC Cl A, AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., WFM - Whole Foods Market Inc., Simple Moving Average – SMA, Stock Values, COST - Costco Wholesale Corp. 44:35 For a variety of people, and for a variety of reasons, buying a house may not be a sound investment decision. Today's Stocks & Topics: BABY - Natus Medical Inc., Real Estate Market, Pensions & Lack of Money, Interest Payments, Capital Gains,... no For a variety of people, and for a variety of reasons, buying a house may not be a sound investment decision.
Today's Stocks &Topics: BABY - Natus Medical Inc., Real Estate Market, Pensions &Lack of Money, Interest Payments, Capital Gains, APO - Apollo Global Management LLC Cl A, AMZN - Amazon.com Inc., WFM - Whole Foods Market Inc., Simple Moving Average – SMA, Stock Values, COST - Costco Wholesale Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 19 Jun 2017 23:54:27 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-housing-can-be-a-bad-investment
4 Types of Investments to Avoid http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-types-of-investments-to-avoid-0 What the pundits typically ignore is where not to put your money. Which investments should you shun? Today's Stocks &Topics: WFM - Whole Foods Market Inc., GM Jobs, Retail Sales, Retirement Beneficiaries, Portfolio Analysis, C - Citigroup Inc., NKE - Nike Inc., TGT - Target Corp., AUY - Yamana Gold Inc., Bonds, BGS - B&G Foods Inc. 45:10 What the pundits typically ignore is where not to put your money. Which investments should you shun? Today's Stocks & Topics: WFM - Whole Foods Market Inc., GM Jobs, Retail Sales, Retirement Beneficiaries, Portfolio Analysis, C - Citigroup Inc.,... no What the pundits typically ignore is where not to put your money. Which investments should you shun?

Today's Stocks &Topics: WFM - Whole Foods Market Inc., GM Jobs, Retail Sales, Retirement Beneficiaries, Portfolio Analysis, C - Citigroup Inc., NKE - Nike Inc., TGT - Target Corp., AUY - Yamana Gold Inc., Bonds, BGS - B&G Foods Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 16 Jun 2017 23:54:45 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/4-types-of-investments-to-avoid-0
Mutual Funds: How Many is Too Many? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/mutual-funds-how-many-is-too-many There's evidence that risk can be reduced only to a certain extent beyond which there is no material benefit from diversification. Today's Stocks &Topics: Bonds &the Stock Market, Smart Money, Medical Marijuana, Costco &Amazon Online Service, After Hours Trading, Operating Cost, NXPI - NXP Semiconductors N.V., TSLA - Tesla Inc., IBM - International Business Machines Corp., Global Economy. 44:06 There's evidence that risk can be reduced only to a certain extent beyond which there is no material benefit from diversification. Today's Stocks & Topics: Bonds & the Stock Market, Smart Money, Medical Marijuana, Costco & Amazon Online... no There's evidence that risk can be reduced only to a certain extent beyond which there is no material benefit from diversification.

Today's Stocks &Topics: Bonds &the Stock Market, Smart Money, Medical Marijuana, Costco &Amazon Online Service, After Hours Trading, Operating Cost, NXPI - NXP Semiconductors N.V., TSLA - Tesla Inc., IBM - International Business Machines Corp., Global Economy.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 15 Jun 2017 23:54:04 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/mutual-funds-how-many-is-too-many
Navigating The Investing Complexities Of China http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/navigating-the-investing-complexities-of-china Investing success will require an understanding of long-range plans and politics, currency, and key trends and concerns. Today's Stocks &Topics: Index Funds, Life Insurance, Oil Prices, SNAP - Snap Inc., SH - ProShares Short S&P 500, SDS - ProShares UltraShort S&P500, SPXU - ProShares UltraPro Short S&P 500, Dividend Paying Stocks, TSLA - Tesla Inc., WTW - Weight Watchers International Inc., Financial Terms. 45:16 Investing success will require an understanding of long-range plans and politics, currency, and key trends and concerns. Today's Stocks & Topics: Index Funds, Life Insurance, Oil Prices, SNAP - Snap Inc., SH - ProShares Short S&P 500, SDS -... no Investing success will require an understanding of long-range plans and politics, currency, and key trends and concerns.

Today's Stocks &Topics: Index Funds, Life Insurance, Oil Prices, SNAP - Snap Inc., SH - ProShares Short S&P 500, SDS - ProShares UltraShort S&P500, SPXU - ProShares UltraPro Short S&P 500, Dividend Paying Stocks, TSLA - Tesla Inc., WTW - Weight Watchers International Inc., Financial Terms.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 14 Jun 2017 23:50:31 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/navigating-the-investing-complexities-of-china
Value Investing Isn’t What It Used To Be http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/value-investing-isnt-what-it-used-to-be Metrics are no longer following previous rules. So it’s less clear what’s really cheap or what’s truly expensive. Today's Stocks &Topics: BGS - B&G Foods Inc., Overvalued Market, Economics, Computer Trading, CRZO - Carrizo Oil &Gas Inc., ADBE - Adobe Systems Inc., GDXJ - VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF, Stock Certificates, CLH - Clean Harbors Inc., WIX - Wix.com Ltd., Capitalization Rate. 44:56 Metrics are no longer following previous rules. So it’s less clear what’s really cheap or what’s truly expensive. Today's Stocks & Topics: BGS - B&G Foods Inc., Overvalued Market, Economics, Computer Trading, CRZO - Carrizo Oil & Gas... no Metrics are no longer following previous rules. So it’s less clear what’s really cheap or what’s truly expensive.

Today's Stocks &Topics: BGS - B&G Foods Inc., Overvalued Market, Economics, Computer Trading, CRZO - Carrizo Oil &Gas Inc., ADBE - Adobe Systems Inc., GDXJ - VanEck Vectors Junior Gold Miners ETF, Stock Certificates, CLH - Clean Harbors Inc., WIX - Wix.com Ltd., Capitalization Rate.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 13 Jun 2017 23:51:30 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/value-investing-isnt-what-it-used-to-be
How to Pick the Right ETF for You http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-pick-the-right-etf-for-you They enable investors to buy and hold a whole portfolio of stocks or bonds at low expense. But there are so many. Today's Stocks &Topics: Real Estate, Tech Industry, Bonds &Auto-Lending, WDC - Western Digital Corp., MU - Micron Technology Inc., Companies Buying Other Companies, SAM - Boston Beer Co. Cl A, Selling Short &Taxes. 44:59 They enable investors to buy and hold a whole portfolio of stocks or bonds at low expense. But there are so many. Today's Stocks & Topics: Real Estate, Tech Industry, Bonds & Auto-Lending, WDC - Western Digital Corp., MU - Micron Technology... no They enable investors to buy and hold a whole portfolio of stocks or bonds at low expense. But there are so many.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 12 Jun 2017 23:50:52 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-pick-the-right-etf-for-you
Bonds Are Not Risk Free http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/bonds-are-not-risk-free Investors who decide on bonds based solely on yield are "reaching for yield," one of the most common mistakes. And there are others. Today's Stocks &Topics: AAPL - Apple Inc., KIM - Kimco Realty Corp., WPG - Washington Prime Group Inc., DY - Dycom Industries Inc., Closed-End Funds, KYE - Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund Inc., PEO - Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc., SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., Retail, the Stock Market, Tesla, Real Estate Investments. 44:20 Investors who decide on bonds based solely on yield are "reaching for yield," one of the most common mistakes. And there are others. Today's Stocks & Topics: AAPL - Apple Inc., KIM - Kimco Realty Corp., WPG - Washington Prime Group Inc., DY -... no Investors who decide on bonds based solely on yield are "reaching for yield," one of the most common mistakes. And there are others.
Today's Stocks &Topics: AAPL - Apple Inc., KIM - Kimco Realty Corp., WPG - Washington Prime Group Inc., DY - Dycom Industries Inc., Closed-End Funds, KYE - Kayne Anderson Energy Total Return Fund Inc., PEO - Adams Natural Resources Fund Inc., SNR - New Senior Investment Group Inc., Retail, the Stock Market, Tesla, Real Estate Investments.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 09 Jun 2017 23:53:10 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/bonds-are-not-risk-free
When Should You Retire? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-should-you-retire The answer depends on a lot of factors, but it boils down to four main things that affect your financial, social, and emotional well-being. Today's Stocks &Topics: Muni-Bonds, Inverted Yield Curve, Futures Market, European Central Market, the Mall, MGA - Magna International Inc., FFTWX - Fidelity Freedom 2025 Fund, Target Date Funds, ETFs vs. Mutual Funds, HAL - Halliburton Co., European Investing, PM - Philip Morris International Inc., ETN - Eaton Corp., Cash Out. 44:55 The answer depends on a lot of factors, but it boils down to four main things that affect your financial, social, and emotional well-being. Today's Stocks & Topics: Muni-Bonds, Inverted Yield Curve, Futures Market, European Central Market, the... no The answer depends on a lot of factors, but it boils down to four main things that affect your financial, social, and emotional well-being.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Muni-Bonds, Inverted Yield Curve, Futures Market, European Central Market, the Mall, MGA - Magna International Inc., FFTWX - Fidelity Freedom 2025 Fund, Target Date Funds, ETFs vs. Mutual Funds, HAL - Halliburton Co., European Investing, PM - Philip Morris International Inc., ETN - Eaton Corp., Cash Out.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 08 Jun 2017 23:58:24 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/when-should-you-retire
Robo Investing: Pros and Cons http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/robo-investing-pros-and-cons Robo advisors are taking the emotion out of wealth management — but not everyone thinks that’s a good thing. Today's Stocks &Topics: Real Estate, Inflation, Economic News, Looking for a Job, CETX - Cemtrex Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., BAC - Bank of America Corp., Observing Trends in the Economy, Researching Stocks, ADT - AdEPT Telecom PLC. 44:14 Robo advisors are taking the emotion out of wealth management — but not everyone thinks that’s a good thing. Today's Stocks & Topics: Real Estate, Inflation, Economic News, Looking for a Job, CETX - Cemtrex Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical... no Robo advisors are taking the emotion out of wealth management — but not everyone thinks that’s a good thing.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Real Estate, Inflation, Economic News, Looking for a Job, CETX - Cemtrex Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., BAC - Bank of America Corp., Observing Trends in the Economy, Researching Stocks, ADT - AdEPT Telecom PLC.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 07 Jun 2017 23:54:29 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/robo-investing-pros-and-cons
A Warning for Index Fund Investors http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-warning-for-index-fund-investors Vanguard's John Bogle ignited the trend toward index investing four decades ago, but now sees hazards ahead. Today's Stocks &Topics: Short Squeeze, Macy's, Apple Inc., PLAY - Dave &Buster's Entertainment Inc., IBM - International Business Machines Corp., DEO - Diageo PLC ADR, Hedging, Net Asset Value – NAV, BT - BT Group PLC ADR. 44:41 Vanguard's John Bogle ignited the trend toward index investing four decades ago, but now sees hazards ahead. Today's Stocks & Topics: Short Squeeze, Macy's, Apple Inc., PLAY - Dave & Buster's Entertainment Inc., IBM - International Business... no Vanguard's John Bogle ignited the trend toward index investing four decades ago, but now sees hazards ahead.

Today's Stocks &Topics: Short Squeeze, Macy's, Apple Inc., PLAY - Dave &Buster's Entertainment Inc., IBM - International Business Machines Corp., DEO - Diageo PLC ADR, Hedging, Net Asset Value – NAV, BT - BT Group PLC ADR.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 06 Jun 2017 23:51:44 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/a-warning-for-index-fund-investors
15 Tips to Increase the Value of Your Property http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/15-tips-to-increase-the-value-of-your-property There are low-cost ways to add value and there are more expensive and in-depth renovations that can be done. Today's Stocks &Topics: Stop Order vs. Limit Order, Jobs Report, IRA Beneficiaries, Filling Goods vs. Making Money, Pension, RH – RH, RAD - Rite Aid Corp., HMC - Honda Motor Co., ULTA - Ulta Beauty Inc. 45:12 There are low-cost ways to add value and there are more expensive and in-depth renovations that can be done. Today's Stocks & Topics: Stop Order vs. Limit Order, Jobs Report, IRA Beneficiaries, Filling Goods vs. Making Money, Pension, RH – RH,... no There are low-cost ways to add value and there are more expensive and in-depth renovations that can be done.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 05 Jun 2017 23:55:11 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/15-tips-to-increase-the-value-of-your-property
Get Your Head Out of the Sand Retirement Plan http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/get-your-head-out-of-the-sand-retirement-plan An alarming number of retirees don't know how much they need. Here's how to fix that. Today's Stocks &Topics: Jobs Report, Bonds, PFPT - Proofpoint Inc., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., Real Estate, Ex-Dividend, Real Estate, BX - Blackstone Group L.P., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, AVGO - Broadcom Ltd., CLR - Continental Resources Inc. 44:30 An alarming number of retirees don't know how much they need. Here's how to fix that. Today's Stocks & Topics: Jobs Report, Bonds, PFPT - Proofpoint Inc., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., Real Estate, Ex-Dividend, Real Estate, BX - Blackstone Group... no An alarming number of retirees don't know how much they need. Here's how to fix that.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Jobs Report, Bonds, PFPT - Proofpoint Inc., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., Real Estate, Ex-Dividend, Real Estate, BX - Blackstone Group L.P., BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADR, AVGO - Broadcom Ltd., CLR - Continental Resources Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 02 Jun 2017 23:54:13 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/get-your-head-out-of-the-sand-retirement-plan
How to Open Your First Brokerage Account http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-open-your-first-brokerage-account Just like ice cream, they vary greatly in quality, options and price, from the plain vanilla variety to a super sundae. Today's Stocks &Topics: Oil Income Trust, Emerging Markets, Big Risks, Low Mortgage Rates, GS - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., DOG - ProShares Short Dow30, SH - ProShares Short S&P 500, Equity, Uni-bonds, UA - Under Armour Inc., Hedge Funds, HLT - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., ATVI - Activision Blizzard Inc. 44:19 Just like ice cream, they vary greatly in quality, options and price, from the plain vanilla variety to a super sundae. Today's Stocks & Topics: Oil Income Trust, Emerging Markets, Big Risks, Low Mortgage Rates, GS - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., DOG... no Just like ice cream, they vary greatly in quality, options and price, from the plain vanilla variety to a super sundae.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Oil Income Trust, Emerging Markets, Big Risks, Low Mortgage Rates, GS - Goldman Sachs Group Inc., DOG - ProShares Short Dow30, SH - ProShares Short S&P 500, Equity, Uni-bonds, UA - Under Armour Inc., Hedge Funds, HLT - Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc., ATVI - Activision Blizzard Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 01 Jun 2017 23:55:49 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-open-your-first-brokerage-account
Relying on Growth AND Income in Retirement http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/relying-on-growth-and-income-in-retirement Many retired investors find themselves with an asset base that may experience swings in values going forward. Today's Stocks &Topics: SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., Rich People Don't Make These Mistakes, Conflict of Interest, CMP - Compass Minerals International Inc., FIVE - Five Below Inc., Mortgage, TGT - Target Corp., KR - Kroger Co. 48:10 Many retired investors find themselves with an asset base that may experience swings in values going forward. Today's Stocks & Topics: SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., Rich People Don't Make These Mistakes, Conflict of Interest, CMP -... no Many retired investors find themselves with an asset base that may experience swings in values going forward.
Today's Stocks &Topics: SKT - Tanger Factory Outlet Centers Inc., Rich People Don't Make These Mistakes, Conflict of Interest, CMP - Compass Minerals International Inc., FIVE - Five Below Inc., Mortgage, TGT - Target Corp., KR - Kroger Co.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 31 May 2017 23:56:48 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/relying-on-growth-and-income-in-retirement
Cashing Out a 401k Early? http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/cashing-out-a-401k-early The penalties you incur will hurt, but the growth you'll miss are far worse. What you need to know. Today's Stocks &Topics: Commodities, Goods Time for the Market for a Long Time, Retirement, PANW - Palo Alto Networks Inc., HRL - Hormel Foods Corp., CETX - Cemtrex Inc., KSU - Kansas City Southern, ALXN - Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc., The Stock Market, 401k Rollover, Limited Order. 45:19 The penalties you incur will hurt, but the growth you'll miss are far worse. What you need to know. Today's Stocks & Topics: Commodities, Goods Time for the Market for a Long Time, Retirement, PANW - Palo Alto Networks Inc., HRL - Hormel Foods... no The penalties you incur will hurt, but the growth you'll miss are far worse. What you need to know.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Commodities, Goods Time for the Market for a Long Time, Retirement, PANW - Palo Alto Networks Inc., HRL - Hormel Foods Corp., CETX - Cemtrex Inc., KSU - Kansas City Southern, ALXN - Alexion Pharmaceuticals Inc., The Stock Market, 401k Rollover, Limited Order.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 31 May 2017 00:09:01 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/cashing-out-a-401k-early
How to Choose - ETF vs ETN http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-choose-etf-vs-etn-0 It's easier to understand an ETF's stock-like characteristics, but don't count out the more efficient ETN. Today's Stocks &Topics: Put &Call Options, Ponzi Schemes, Majority Shareholder, Exchange-Traded Notes – ETNs, Emerging Market, Pre-Tax Money, Life Insurance, New Investor, Natural Gas Index, Retirement. 46:52 It's easier to understand an ETF's stock-like characteristics, but don't count out the more efficient ETN. Today's Stocks & Topics: Put & Call Options, Ponzi Schemes, Majority Shareholder, Exchange-Traded Notes – ETNs, Emerging Market,... no It's easier to understand an ETF's stock-like characteristics, but don't count out the more efficient ETN.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 29 May 2017 07:00:00 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-choose-etf-vs-etn-0
What You Should Know About Hybrid Mutual Funds http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/what-you-should-know-about-hybrid-mutual-funds A big plus with mutual funds is diversification - hybrid funds are a model of diversity. Today's Stocks &Topics: GBT - CBitcoin Investment Trust, Bill Gates &Mark Suckerburger, Goods Report, PG - Procter &Gamble Co., JNJ - Johnson &Johnson, AMB - Ambra S.A., PANW - Palo Alto Networks Inc., TIF - Tiffany &Co., YYY - YieldShares High Income ETF, U.S. Has Half of the World Income, Ex-Dividend, NFLX - Netflix Inc., Convertible Note. 44:39 A big plus with mutual funds is diversification - hybrid funds are a model of diversity. Today's Stocks & Topics: GBT - CBitcoin Investment Trust, Bill Gates & Mark Suckerburger, Goods Report, PG - Procter & Gamble Co., JNJ - Johnson &... no A big plus with mutual funds is diversification - hybrid funds are a model of diversity.
Today's Stocks &Topics: GBT - CBitcoin Investment Trust, Bill Gates &Mark Suckerburger, Goods Report, PG - Procter &Gamble Co., JNJ - Johnson &Johnson, AMB - Ambra S.A., PANW - Palo Alto Networks Inc., TIF - Tiffany &Co., YYY - YieldShares High Income ETF, U.S. Has Half of the World Income, Ex-Dividend, NFLX - Netflix Inc., Convertible Note.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 26 May 2017 23:54:12 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/what-you-should-know-about-hybrid-mutual-funds
8 Reasons To Dump A Mutual Fund http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/8-reasons-to-dump-a-mutual-fund There are occasions when selling a mutual fund might be warranted; buy and hold is not forever. Today's Stocks &Topics: Public Participation, Profit Growth, Shell Oil &OPEC, Costco vs. Amazon, HBI - Hanesbrands Inc., SLB - Schlumberger Ltd., EA - Electronic Arts Inc., HSY - Hershey Co., BFB - Brown-Forman Corp., Housing, VMW - VMware Inc., GBTC - Bitcoin Investment Trust, AQMS - Aqua Metals Inc. 44:57 There are occasions when selling a mutual fund might be warranted; buy and hold is not forever. Today's Stocks & Topics: Public Participation, Profit Growth, Shell Oil & OPEC, Costco vs. Amazon, HBI - Hanesbrands Inc., SLB - Schlumberger Ltd.,... no There are occasions when selling a mutual fund might be warranted; buy and hold is not forever.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Public Participation, Profit Growth, Shell Oil &OPEC, Costco vs. Amazon, HBI - Hanesbrands Inc., SLB - Schlumberger Ltd., EA - Electronic Arts Inc., HSY - Hershey Co., BFB - Brown-Forman Corp., Housing, VMW - VMware Inc., GBTC - Bitcoin Investment Trust, AQMS - Aqua Metals Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 25 May 2017 23:56:06 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/8-reasons-to-dump-a-mutual-fund
Protecting Retirement Savings as Interest Rates Rise http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/protecting-retirement-savings-as-interest-rates-rise It's not easy to ride out the volatility. But one strategy that can help is to focus on what you CAN control. Today's Stocks &Topics: Roth IRA, China's Debt, Uber &Lyft Valuations, Ian Mask, MT - ArcelorMittal ADR, AMGN - Amgen Inc., Interest Rates, Labor Department, IRAs, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, GE - General Electric Co., Stock Split, AZO - AutoZone Inc. 45:00 It's not easy to ride out the volatility. But one strategy that can help is to focus on what you CAN control. Today's Stocks & Topics: Roth IRA, China's Debt, Uber & Lyft Valuations, Ian Mask, MT - ArcelorMittal ADR, AMGN - Amgen Inc.,... no It's not easy to ride out the volatility. But one strategy that can help is to focus on what you CAN control.

Today's Stocks &Topics: Roth IRA, China's Debt, Uber &Lyft Valuations, Ian Mask, MT - ArcelorMittal ADR, AMGN - Amgen Inc., Interest Rates, Labor Department, IRAs, TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. ADR, GE - General Electric Co., Stock Split, AZO - AutoZone Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 25 May 2017 00:14:46 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/protecting-retirement-savings-as-interest-rates-rise
6 Dangerous Moves for First-Time Investors http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/6-dangerous-moves-for-first-time-investors-0 Common mistakes first time investors have to be aware of before they try picking stocks like Warren Buffett. Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing, 6 Best Investments Books, Sell on May Go Away, Retirement, F - Ford Motor Co., DSW - DSW Inc. Cl A, IAE - Voya Asia Pacific High Dividend Equity Income Fund, Shorting, BIIB - Biogen Inc., Digital Currency, SMG - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., LULU - Lululemon Athletica Inc., FIVE - Five Below Inc. 44:28 Common mistakes first time investors have to be aware of before they try picking stocks like Warren Buffett. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing, 6 Best Investments Books, Sell on May Go Away, Retirement, F - Ford Motor Co., DSW - DSW Inc. Cl A,... no Common mistakes first time investors have to be aware of before they try picking stocks like Warren Buffett.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing, 6 Best Investments Books, Sell on May Go Away, Retirement, F - Ford Motor Co., DSW - DSW Inc. Cl A, IAE - Voya Asia Pacific High Dividend Equity Income Fund, Shorting, BIIB - Biogen Inc., Digital Currency, SMG - Scotts Miracle-Gro Co., LULU - Lululemon Athletica Inc., FIVE - Five Below Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 23 May 2017 23:55:12 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/6-dangerous-moves-for-first-time-investors-0
Steps to Building a Complete Financial Portfolio http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/steps-to-building-a-complete-financial-portfolio How to fully-fund your retirement owning truly diversified investments, and invest in yourself. Today's Stocks &Topics: Currency, Low &High Stocks Volume, PLCE - Children's Place Inc., Retirement, Valuation. 45:10 How to fully-fund your retirement owning truly diversified investments, and invest in yourself. Today's Stocks & Topics: Currency, Low & High Stocks Volume, PLCE - Children's Place Inc., Retirement, Valuation. no How to fully-fund your retirement owning truly diversified investments, and invest in yourself.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 22 May 2017 23:55:56 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/steps-to-building-a-complete-financial-portfolio
Retail rundown: Winners and Losers in the Age of Amazon http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/need-to-know-terms-for-beginning-investors-0 Amazon accounts for 43% of all U.S. e-commerce, and has changed the rules for brick-and-mortar retailers. Today's Stocks &Topics: AAPL - Apple Inc., Marijuana Stocks, Job Hunting &Benefits, IRA &Roth Tax, Two Sides of a Trade, the Stock Market, Open Stock Price, TIS - Orchids Paper Products Inc., MELI – Mercado Libre Inc., IFN - India Fund Inc., AFSI - AmTrust Financial Services Inc. 44:40 Amazon accounts for 43% of all U.S. e-commerce, and has changed the rules for brick-and-mortar retailers. Today's Stocks & Topics: AAPL - Apple Inc., Marijuana Stocks, Job Hunting & Benefits, IRA & Roth Tax, Two Sides of a Trade, the Stock... no Amazon accounts for 43% of all U.S. e-commerce, and has changed the rules for brick-and-mortar retailers.
Today's Stocks &Topics: AAPL - Apple Inc., Marijuana Stocks, Job Hunting &Benefits, IRA &Roth Tax, Two Sides of a Trade, the Stock Market, Open Stock Price, TIS - Orchids Paper Products Inc., MELI – Mercado Libre Inc., IFN - India Fund Inc., AFSI - AmTrust Financial Services Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 19 May 2017 23:55:22 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/need-to-know-terms-for-beginning-investors-0
Need-to-Know Terms For Beginning Investors http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/need-to-know-terms-for-beginning-investors With little or no understanding of these terms, your chances for success are slim to none. Today's Stocks &Topics: Income &Housing, Big Financial Mistake Millennials Are Doing, 5 Fastest Ways to Lose All your Money in the Stock Market, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., MKL - Markel Co., Where to Invest, Value Stock, GWW - W.W. Grainger Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., HAL - Halliburton Co., S&P 500. 44:06 With little or no understanding of these terms, your chances for success are slim to none. Today's Stocks & Topics: Income & Housing, Big Financial Mistake Millennials Are Doing, 5 Fastest Ways to Lose All your Money in the Stock Market, WMT -... no With little or no understanding of these terms, your chances for success are slim to none.
Today's Stocks &Topics: Income &Housing, Big Financial Mistake Millennials Are Doing, 5 Fastest Ways to Lose All your Money in the Stock Market, WMT - Wal-Mart Stores Inc., MKL - Markel Co., Where to Invest, Value Stock, GWW - W.W. Grainger Inc., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., HAL - Halliburton Co., S&P 500.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 18 May 2017 23:54:53 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/need-to-know-terms-for-beginning-investors
Using Volatility To Your Advantage with ETFs http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/using-volatility-to-your-advantage-with-etfs Exchange traded funds make it easier for investors to not only survive episodes of market volatility but thrive as well. Today's Stocks &Topics: When to Sell, Why the Market Won't Collapse, America Running by Seniors, Rent Your Home While You Travel, GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, STX - Seagate Technology PLC, VRX - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., KO - Coca-Cola Co., XOM - Exxon Mobil Corp. 44:10 Exchange traded funds make it easier for investors to not only survive episodes of market volatility but thrive as well. Today's Stocks & Topics: When to Sell, Why the Market Won't Collapse, America Running by Seniors, Rent Your Home While You... no Exchange traded funds make it easier for investors to not only survive episodes of market volatility but thrive as well.

Today's Stocks &Topics: When to Sell, Why the Market Won't Collapse, America Running by Seniors, Rent Your Home While You Travel, GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, STX - Seagate Technology PLC, VRX - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., KO - Coca-Cola Co., XOM - Exxon Mobil Corp.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 17 May 2017 23:56:27 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/using-volatility-to-your-advantage-with-etfs
Don't Let These 4 Fears Keep You from Success http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/dont-let-these-4-fears-keep-you-from-success How you can overcome the fear factor - and even turn it to your advantage. Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing, Holding Cash, Hedging, TAP - Molson Coors Brewing Co., Problems Facing the Market, College is Not Teaching Everything You Need to Lear, John Vogel on Index, CVA - Covanta Holding Corp., DIA - SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Trust, Systematic Sampling, HACK - PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF, CIBR - First Trust NASDAQ Cybersecurity ETF, VIX - CBOE Volatility Index, EWU - iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF. 44:14 How you can overcome the fear factor - and even turn it to your advantage. Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing, Holding Cash, Hedging, TAP - Molson Coors Brewing Co., Problems Facing the Market, College is Not Teaching Everything You Need to Lear,... no How you can overcome the fear factor - and even turn it to your advantage.

Today's Stocks &Topics: Investing, Holding Cash, Hedging, TAP - Molson Coors Brewing Co., Problems Facing the Market, College is Not Teaching Everything You Need to Lear, John Vogel on Index, CVA - Covanta Holding Corp., DIA - SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF Trust, Systematic Sampling, HACK - PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF, CIBR - First Trust NASDAQ Cybersecurity ETF, VIX - CBOE Volatility Index, EWU - iShares MSCI United Kingdom ETF.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Wed, 17 May 2017 00:00:45 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/dont-let-these-4-fears-keep-you-from-success
Making the Best of Low Risk Investments http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/making-the-best-of-low-risk-investments Selections include safe returns with government securities and insurance investments or low-risk returns on various stocks or bonds. Today's Stocks &Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., How to Avoid Costly Mistakes, Earnings Expectations, Mortgages, SOXX - iShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF, Options Trading, GE - General Electric Co., Trump &the Economy. 44:46 Selections include safe returns with government securities and insurance investments or low-risk returns on various stocks or bonds. Today's Stocks & Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., How to Avoid Costly Mistakes, Earnings Expectations, Mortgages, SOXX... no Selections include safe returns with government securities and insurance investments or low-risk returns on various stocks or bonds.

Today's Stocks &Topics: OCLR - Oclaro Inc., How to Avoid Costly Mistakes, Earnings Expectations, Mortgages, SOXX - iShares PHLX Semiconductor ETF, Options Trading, GE - General Electric Co., Trump &the Economy.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 15 May 2017 23:55:52 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/making-the-best-of-low-risk-investments
An ETF That Invests In ETFs http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/an-etf-that-invests-in-etfs They target cyber security, solar power, even marijuana. Now a new index fund lets investors chase the growth of ETFs themselves. Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividends, Successful Trading Methods, VRX - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., BRK.A - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl A, NVR - NVR Inc., ARA - American Renal Associates Holdings Inc., Stock Evaluation, CLDR - Cloudera Inc., Fed Watch, Online Stock Brokers, Retail Sales, NTNX - Nutanix Inc., New Investor, JWN - Nordstrom Inc., M - Macy's Inc. 44:46 They target cyber security, solar power, even marijuana. Now a new index fund lets investors chase the growth of ETFs themselves. Today's Stocks & Topics: Dividends, Successful Trading Methods, VRX - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc.,... no They target cyber security, solar power, even marijuana. Now a new index fund lets investors chase the growth of ETFs themselves.

Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividends, Successful Trading Methods, VRX - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc., BRK.A - Berkshire Hathaway Inc. Cl A, NVR - NVR Inc., ARA - American Renal Associates Holdings Inc., Stock Evaluation, CLDR - Cloudera Inc., Fed Watch, Online Stock Brokers, Retail Sales, NTNX - Nutanix Inc., New Investor, JWN - Nordstrom Inc., M - Macy's Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 12 May 2017 23:55:48 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/an-etf-that-invests-in-etfs
Liquid Alternatives: Look Under the Hood http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/liquid-alternatives-look-under-the-hood These mutual funds are designed to generate returns exhibiting low correlations to traditional investments, including stocks and bonds. Today's Stocks &Topics: New Investor, 401k, the Stock Market and President Trump’s Promises, Retirement, Morgan Stanley, SHOP - Shopify Inc. Cl A, Portfolio, BWEN - Broadwind Energy Inc., RAD - Rite Aid Corp., FSRBX - Fidelity Select Banking Portfolio, Gross Domestic Product: GDP, DIS - Walt Disney Co., NVDA - NVIDIA Corp., SIG - Signet Jewelers Ltd. 45:08 These mutual funds are designed to generate returns exhibiting low correlations to traditional investments, including stocks and bonds. Today's Stocks & Topics: New Investor, 401k, the Stock Market and President Trump’s Promises, Retirement,... no These mutual funds are designed to generate returns exhibiting low correlations to traditional investments, including stocks and bonds.

Today's Stocks &Topics: New Investor, 401k, the Stock Market and President Trump’s Promises, Retirement, Morgan Stanley, SHOP - Shopify Inc. Cl A, Portfolio, BWEN - Broadwind Energy Inc., RAD - Rite Aid Corp., FSRBX - Fidelity Select Banking Portfolio, Gross Domestic Product: GDP, DIS - Walt Disney Co., NVDA - NVIDIA Corp., SIG - Signet Jewelers Ltd.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 11 May 2017 23:55:01 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/liquid-alternatives-look-under-the-hood
9 Tips Beginning Investors Must Know http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/9-tips-beginning-investors-must-know Today's Stocks &Topics: FMC - FMC Corp., Telecom Sector, QCOM - Qualcomm Inc., INTC - Intel Corp., CBI - Chicago Bridge &Iron Co. N.V., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., SIG - Signet Jewelers Ltd. 36:36 Today's Stocks & Topics: FMC - FMC Corp., Telecom Sector, QCOM - Qualcomm Inc., INTC - Intel Corp., CBI - Chicago Bridge & Iron Co. N.V., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., SIG - Signet Jewelers Ltd. no Today's Stocks &Topics: FMC - FMC Corp., Telecom Sector, QCOM - Qualcomm Inc., INTC - Intel Corp., CBI - Chicago Bridge &Iron Co. N.V., GILD - Gilead Sciences Inc., SIG - Signet Jewelers Ltd.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Thu, 11 May 2017 00:24:03 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/9-tips-beginning-investors-must-know
Strategies for Managing a Portfolio Of Mutual Funds http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/strategies-for-managing-a-portfolio-of-mutual-funds As a financial tool they can help achieve financial goals - long-term wealth creation or parking funds for short term. Today's Stocks &Topics: Morningstar Moat Rating System, BGSB&G Foods Inc., Business Loans, Rates Growth, Retirement, PEP - PepsiCo Inc., KO - Coca-Cola Co., Fibonacci Retracements Numbers, TAP - Molson Coors Brewing Co., Bond ETFs, NSP - Insperity Inc., Defensive Marketing, Statistics. 44:19 As a financial tool they can help achieve financial goals - long-term wealth creation or parking funds for short term. Today's Stocks & Topics: Morningstar Moat Rating System, BGSB&G Foods Inc., Business Loans, Rates Growth, Retirement, PEP -... no As a financial tool they can help achieve financial goals - long-term wealth creation or parking funds for short term.

Today's Stocks &Topics: Morningstar Moat Rating System, BGSB&G Foods Inc., Business Loans, Rates Growth, Retirement, PEP - PepsiCo Inc., KO - Coca-Cola Co., Fibonacci Retracements Numbers, TAP - Molson Coors Brewing Co., Bond ETFs, NSP - Insperity Inc., Defensive Marketing, Statistics.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Tue, 09 May 2017 23:54:03 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/strategies-for-managing-a-portfolio-of-mutual-funds
How to Choose: ETF vs ETN http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-choose-etf-vs-etn Today's Stocks &Topics: Put &Call Options, Jobs Report, Ponzi Schemes, O - Realty Income Corp., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Majority Shareholder, Exchange-Traded Notes – ETNs, Emerging Market, SCHD - Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF, T - AT&T Inc. 45:06 Today's Stocks & Topics: Put & Call Options, Jobs Report, Ponzi Schemes, O - Realty Income Corp., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Majority Shareholder, Exchange-Traded Notes – ETNs, Emerging Market, SCHD - Schwab US Dividend... no Today's Stocks &Topics: Put &Call Options, Jobs Report, Ponzi Schemes, O - Realty Income Corp., TEVA - Teva Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd., Majority Shareholder, Exchange-Traded Notes – ETNs, Emerging Market, SCHD - Schwab US Dividend Equity ETF, T - AT&T Inc.

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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Mon, 08 May 2017 23:55:35 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/how-to-choose-etf-vs-etn
7 Steps Toward Financial Literacy For Your Children http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/7-steps-toward-financial-literacy-for-your-children You can speed up their learning curve. You can steer them away from potentially costly mistakes. Today's Stocks &Topics: Dividends, GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Jobs Report, Consumer Credit Numbers, Bulls vs. Bears, Stop Loss, Universal Life Insurance, NLY - Annaly Capital Management Inc., T - AT&T Inc., Day Trading, TIS - Orchids Paper Products Inc., Stock Reinvestment, PRLB - Proto Labs Inc. 44:51 You can speed up their learning curve. You can steer them away from potentially costly mistakes. Today's Stocks & Topics: Dividends, GDX - VanEck Vectors Gold Miners ETF, Jobs Report, Consumer Credit Numbers, Bulls vs. Bears, Stop Loss, Universal... no You can speed up their learning curve. You can steer them away from potentially costly mistakes.
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jonathan@hitfastforward.com (Jonathan) Fri, 05 May 2017 23:53:18 +0000 http://investtalk.fastforward.libsynpro.com/7-steps-toward-financial-literacy-for-your-children