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How to Add Treasury Bonds, Bills and Notes to...

[Question]Can you purchase Treasury securities for an IRA directly from the U.S. Treasury through TreasuryDirect? How can you add them to an IRA?[Answer]TreasuryDirect.gov is intended as a way for individuals to...

10 Small-Cap Growth Stocks Analysts Love the Most

Investors who can stomach more risk stand to reap greater rewards. That's where small-cap growth stocks come in, and they just might deserve a place in your buy-and-hold portfolio. Research shows that growth...

14 Stocks With Special Dividends to Watch

If regular dividends are the bread and butter of income investors, then special dividends are the icing on the cake, making the investment that much sweeter. These "one-time" payouts are used for several reasons ...

Control What You Can When Volatility Shakes...

If you often feel anxious about what's happening with the stock market -- especially in regard to your retirement savings -- you're not alone. SEE ALSO: The Psychology of the Stock Market and Investment...

Goldman Sachs: 5 Stock Picks to Survive the...

U.S.-China trade war tensions are rising again, and investors are scrambling to find the right defensive stock picks to weather this latest flare-up in what has been a year-plus standoff. President Donald Trump...

10 Small-Cap Value Stocks Analysts Love the Most

Small-cap value stocks can be a long-term investor's best friend. Indeed, research shows that historically, value stocks with small market capitalizations - or market values between roughly $500 million and $2...

7 High-Yield Dividend Stocks With More to Give

Income investing can sometimes feel like a give-and-take situation. You can get red-hot dividend growth from stocks, but those stocks often start at paltry yields that take a while to plump up. But high-yield...

Here Come the Zero-Fee ETFs

The race to the bottom for fund fees has finally hit, well, bottom. Two exchange-traded funds that launched at the beginning of April charge 0% in expense ratios--at least for the first 14 months. Another ETF,...

Janus Henderson Contrarian Fund Gets a...

Contrarian investing is all about bucking trends. It's fitting, then, that when Nick Schommer took the helm at Janus Henderson Contrarian (JSVAX) in July 2017, he overhauled the fund's strategy. It doesn't have...

My Preference for Preferred Stocks

Preferred stocks may sound like humdrum investments, but the category's performance has been anything but, with year-to-date total returns of about 7.5%. In March, 15 new offerings totaling nearly $3 billion...

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