Investing should be easy – just buy low and sell high – but most of us have trouble following that simple advice. There are principles and strategies that may enable you to put together an investment portfolio that reflect your risk tolerance, time horizon, and goals. Understanding these principles and strategies can help you avoid some of the pitfalls that snarl some investors.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
What Can a Million Dollars Buy You?
$1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement.
Best Performing Asset Classes
Bonds may outperform stocks one year only to have stocks rebound the next.
The U.S. Credit Downgrade
This video may help put the Standard & Poor's downgrade of the U.S. government's credit rating in perspective.