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Two-fifths of older workers ‘delaying retirement’ because of inflation, markets

There’s a new survey out, and pretty much everything in it depresses me. Retirement confidence is way down. Retirement anxiety is way up. Women in particular are sacrificing their own retirement plans to give financial aid to “family members” (adult children, presumably) or friends. Key retirement knowledge is minuscule. Read: Boost your bank account by …

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Bitcoin’s 14th birthday has been overshadowed by widespread weakness in the crypto market

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What does the stock market’s rocky 2023 start mean for the rest of the year?

The first trading days of January loom large on Wall Street as being able to foretell the US stock market’s direction for the full year. What does that mean for 2023? Not much. January’s reputation is largely undeserved. Even when the market declines over the first sessions of January, it still is more likely than …

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2022: The Year When Oil And Gas Stocks Became Market’s Darlings

For several years, oil and gas companies have found themselves the target of attacks from investors, the non-governmental sector, and governments for their alleged lead role in climate change. From shareholder resolutions pushing for greater commitments to reducing greenhouse gas emissions to lawsuits to force oil and gas operators to effectively curb their core business, …

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2 ETFs to Watch for Outsized Volume on Emerging Market & Broad Market – December 29, 2022

In the last trading session, Wall Street was downbeat. Among the top ETFs, (SPY Quick QuoteSPY – Free Report) resolves 1.24%, (DIA Quick QuoteSLIDE – Free Report) retreated about 1.14% and (QQQ Quick QuoteQQQ – Free Report) moved 1.32% lower on the day. Two more specialized ETFs are worth noting as both saw trading volume …

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5 Sector ETFs That Beat the Market in December – December 27, 2022

December has been a brutal month for the US stock market. Recession fears triggered by the return of the Fed’s hawkish tone led to risk-off trading. Weak results from Micron Technology (MU Quick QuoteMU – Free Report) and Tesla (TSLA Quick QuoteTSLA – Free Report) added to the chaos. The S&P 500 Index and the …

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Shrug Off Market Gyrations With Top 5 Value Stocks – December 19, 2022

Wall Street is just nine trading days away from closing a highly disappointing 2022. Even for these last few days, market participants are not sure in which direction the US stock markets will move. Investors are skeptical of a year-end rally — popularly known as Santa Claus Rally — for this year. These negative sentiments …

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