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3 Simple Steps to Make a Fortune When Market Corrections Come

Winston Churchill once stated, “Never let a good crisis go to waste.” I’m not sure that “good crisis” is the best way to describe the current stock market environment, but Churchill’s idea is definitely applicable. Forward-thinking investors know that the best time to lay the groundwork to earn a lot of money over the long …

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China opens up bond market in bid to woo foreign investors

China opens up bond market in bid to woo foreign investors

China will open up the final corner of its onshore bond market to foreign financial institutions as Beijing attempts to reignite global interest in renminbi in the face of a severe debt economic slowdown. The People’s Bank of China announced on Friday evening in Beijing that overseas investors will be granted access to onshore exchange-based …

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Experts Warns of Poor Returns for Stocks Over the Next Decade

Experts Warns of Poor Returns for Stocks Over the Next Decade

Stocks are set up for a decade of dismal returns, warns Lance Roberts. Roberts said high valuations and tighter Fed policy make for a poor outlook going forward. The Fed is paying interest rates aggressively to cool inflation, hurting forward earnings estimates. In the near-term, Lance Roberts thinks stocks are setting up for a rally, …

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Managed-Futures Funds Look Like a Smart Bet in a Tough Market

Managed-Futures Funds Look Like a Smart Bet in a Tough Market

Text size Managed-futures funds provide exposure to more than 100 futures markets, including relatively obscure ones, such as European natural gas. Norway’s Equinor, whose drilling platform is pictured, is one of Europe’s largest natural-gas producers. Carina Johansen/Bloomberg In a rocky year for stocks and bonds, mutual funds pursuing an investment approach that has capitalized on …

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SPY: 4 Reasons Why This Bear Market Could Be Worse Than 2008 And 2020 (SPY)

undefined undefined/iStock via Getty Images After reaching fresh all-time highs in early January, the S&P 500 (NYSEARCA: SPY) has plummeted to the point where it is now flirting with bear market territory. In fact, earlier this month it is officially breached the 20% off of highs metric that is used to officially label a bear …

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The stock market took away their 401(k) millionaire status

The stock market took away their 401(k) millionaire status

Placeholder while article actions load For an increasing number of employees, it has been like achieving titanium status in a loyalty program. They had joined an elite group of workers who had more than a million dollars in their workplace retirement plans. The number of 401(k) millionaires in the fourth quarter of 2021 jumped 32 …

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stock market: I know exactly where Wall Street is heading (Just kidding)

stock market: I know exactly where Wall Street is heading (Just kidding)

The stock market’s decline this year has already been painful. The key questions for many people are how excruciating it will ultimately become and how they can endure it. The numbers aren’t pretty. The S&P 500 is down 13.3% from its Jan. 3 peak, and last Friday it briefly fell below the 20% threshold that …

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