Before the COVID-19 pandemic, many indoor shopping malls—and the retailers who filled the space—were already suffering from the shift to e-commerce. The virus seems to be speeding up the transition away from the legacy indoor mall.
Asset allocation is a basic discipline for diversifying your portfolio, especially if you have a long-term investing strategy. Relative valuations are important.
The coronavirus pandemic forced the closure of many office buildings and shifted workers to an at-home environment. Going forward, offices will still be the norm for many businesses, but the look and feel may never be the same.
Beyond the world of stocks and bonds lies another category of assets: alternative investments. Learn about commodities and other alternative types that may be available to retail investors.
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The fortunes of shipping, rail, and trucking companies could indicate where the global and domestic economies might be headed.
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) offer an opportunity to invest in properties used by farms, retail, communications, health care, and more.
Small businesses set up as pass-through entities might be able to take a 20% tax deduction thanks to the 2018 tax law, but the rules can be complex. Here's a general overview.
ETFs may be used to produce a stream of income, and offer potential benefits of portfolio diversification.
S&P Dow Jones Indices added real estate to its list of sectors in 2016. Perhaps it’s time to explore real estate investment trusts (REITs).
What are the different assets you can use to help build your investment portfolio? Explore the major asset classes: stock, fixed income, cash, and alternatives.
Got a property but don't want to be a landlord? Here's why you might consider selling the place and rolling the cash into a REIT.
S&P Dow Jones Indices recently added real estate to its list of sectors. Perhaps it’s time to explore real estate investment trusts (REITs).
Intermarket analysis and far-reaching ETFs can help you tackle global markets.
Can you invest in baby boomer buying habits? Research the stock sectors that could rise and fall with boomer purchases; 10,000 turn age 65 every day.
Easy monetary policies have left income investors in a lurch. But exchange-traded funds (ETFs), REITs, master limited partnerships (MLPs), and preferred stocks can help fill the gap.
Cash alone won’t cut it as a lingering low-rate environment challenges income investing.
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