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Investing For The Long Run Amid Volatility
With stocks surging one moment and plunging the next, it's good to remember that, from 1926 through 2016, a portfolio diversified across stocks, bonds and cash averaged a 9.6% annual return, with a better risk-reward ratio than any one of the four investments with large liquid markets.... more >

Stock Market Is Unfazed By Russia Indictment, Displaying What Makes America Great
After a 37-page indictment alleging a criminal conspiracy directed by the Russian government to meddle in the 2016 U.S. presidential election was posted at about 1 p.m. E.S.T. on Friday by the U.S. Justice Department, faith in the nation, as measured by the stock market, remained unshaken. Stock prices barely budged on the news.... more >

Stock Prices Corrected 11.8% Before Rallying Sharply Friday
From its all-time closing high two weeks earlier, investors on Friday had corrected their valuation of stocks in the Standard & Poor's 500 index by 11.8% before rallying about 3% and closing at 2619.55.... more >