Why the IRS might soon be ringing your doorbell and this diet will help reduce your risk of heart disease, scientists say


Happy Thursday MarketWatchers. Don’t miss these top stories: Barron’s wants to recognize people and organizations whose products, services, or education programs are making an impact to improve the financial health of individuals across the U.S. Be sure to head to barrons.com/celebrates for more information and to submit a nomination byRead More →

The Hidden Risk FIRE Investors Miss


The financial independence, retire early (FIRE) movement has gained a lot of traction. “We retired at 30” headlines get clicks and have made people question the typical retirement timetable: A main goal for those pursuing FIRE is to reach a portfolio balance that can reasonably fund their retirement. This isRead More →

This Is Nuts And Why We Reduced Risk On Friday


Market Review & Update When you sit down with your portfolio management team, and the first comment made is “this is nuts,” it’s probably time to think about your overall portfolio risk. On Friday, that was how the investment committee both started and ended – “this is nuts.” We haveRead More →

big deals, bigger risk By Reuters


© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: A picture illustration shows a $100 banknote laying $1 banknotes By Joshua Franklin and Kate Duguid NEW YORK (Reuters) – Whatever nickname ultimately gets attached to the now-ending Twenty-tens, on Wall Street and across Corporate America it arguably should be tagged as the “Decade of Debt.”Read More →

Risk Analysis Of Cyber Security Stocks


Source: Keydifferences When picking securities from a fast-growing sector like the cybersecurity (HACK) sector, after performing fundamental analysis to examine stocks that should be added to your portfolio, it is equally imperative that you perform a risk analysis. When performing a risk analysis, a peer-based risk analysis is recommended. ThisRead More →

China Yongda: Uncertainty Over Additional Dealer Rebates Is Key Risk For BMW-Focused Automobile Dealer – China Yongda Automobiles Services Holdings Limited (OTCMKTS:CYYHF)


Elevator Pitch I like Hong Kong-listed automobile dealer China Yongda Automobiles Services Holdings Limited (OTC:CYYHF) [3669:HK] as a proxy for BMW (OTCPK:BMWYY) sales in China and its growing ancillary businesses. The company’s recent acquisition also helps it increase exposure to key luxury brands and lower-tier cities. China Yongda trades atRead More →

Retirement: Earn High Income With Less Risk


For retirees or near retirees (people aged over 55 but not retired yet), one of the major challenges is finding a sustainable income stream. Only 15 years ago, you could earn 5%-6% safe and guaranteed income from instruments like bank CDs with literally no risk. But that era is overRead More →