U.S. Investing

Learn the latest to help you profit from investing in U.S.-based assets, such as stocks, funds and options.

Making Money Alert: Europe is Far from Fixed

Last year, the world was worried about Europe and whether the European Union (EU) would come to an...

Making Money Alert: The Fed, Cyprus and China

As was widely expected, the Federal Reserve left interest rates untouched at near zero, and the FOMC announced...

Romney’s Revenge: Private Equity Stocks Soar

"Free enterprise has done more to increase the standard of living of Americans than all the government programs...

Making Money Alert: New Highs and the Absence of Fear

The party on Wall Street keeps going, and going and going, kind of like that cute little pink...

PowerTrend Brief: Knowing What and When to Sell Amid New Stock Market Highs

With the Dow Jones Industrial Average at record highs and the S&P 500 not far away from setting...

Making Money Alert: They Made $944 Million While You Slept

I rarely get eight hours of sleep these days, but that’s the recommended daily dosage according to the...

Making Money Alert: A Correction in the Works

Last Wednesday, the market suffered a big sell-off, thanks in large part to rumblings from the Federal Reserve...

PowerTrend Brief: Fasten Your Seat Belts, Market Turbulence Ahead

For the first seven weeks or so of this year, the stock market cruised higher each and every...

Making Money Alert: The Great Wall Street Fear Kill

Apparently, there is nothing to worry about on Wall Street; stocks will no longer go down, and the...

ETF Talk: Homebuilder Fund Offers Growth Opportunity

Recent ETF Talks have focused on different segments of the housing market during what is expected to be...