How to drive Tesla stock — plus other top investing tips

2020-02-09

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Tesla cars are electric, but the stock lately has been all rocket fuel. Read some of the Tesla stories that captured MarketWatch readers’ attention this past week. Plus, check out a warning about excessive stock-market optimism, and read why a buy-the-dip opportunityRead More →

These homeowners are putting a floor under house prices

2019-08-16

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Stories resonating with MarketWatch readers this week include a look at what’s been keeping the U.S. housing market afloat. Unlike the real-estate bubble in the mid-2000s, price gains nowadays are largely due to yield-seeking investors buying homes they can rent. This isRead More →

Why stocks tend to make money when corporate earnings decline

2019-07-07

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: One of the top money and investing stories resonating with MarketWatch readers this past week eased fears that a corporate earnings recession would sink the stock market, while another set aside concern that Americans’ Social Security retirement fund is going broke. Plus,Read More →

Why growth stocks are winning a tug-of-war with value shares

2019-06-09

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Value stocks are dead; long live value stocks. More to the point, value investors nowadays understandably feel they’ll have to live a long time before they’re vindicated. Go-go growth companies have been stock investor favorites for the past decade for several reasons,Read More →

Why a simple annuity can be like money in the bank

2019-05-03

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Stories resonating with MarketWatch readers this week include a look at simple annuities, which is a relatively straightforward way to generate guaranteed income in retirement — with certain considerations and caveats. Plus Berkshire Hathaway’s annual shareholder meeting this weekend is always anRead More →