Monthly Archives: October 2017

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Top Ten: Weekend roundup: Avoiding the student-loan trap | Looking back at Black Monday | Strategy to limit investment risk

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Here are MarketWatch articles to read this weekend

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Deep Dive: Three money managers who lived through the 1987 stock-market crash warn of danger today

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‘I would take some money off now because … there are clear signs of deranged valuations,’ says Gabelli fund manager Lawrence Haverty.

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FA Center: The odd trick that helps investors avoid damaging habits: nagging

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Investors significantly increased returns upon being reminded of the all-too-human tendency to behave irrationally.

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Outside the Box: Americans are still terrible at investing, annual study once again shows

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It’s not about fees or unscrupulous advisers — it’s that we lack the patience to hold investments for more than a few years. By Lance Roberts.

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AmEx stock beat the market and its peers during Ken Chenault’s reign

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American Express’s stock has beaten the broader market and its peers by a wide margin during Ken Chenault’s reign as CEO.

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Hedge fund sues Barclays for $850m in metal market abuse case – Fin24

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Hedge fund sues Barclays for $850m in metal market abuse case
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London – Red Kite Management, the world’s largest metals hedge fund, is suing Barclays for alleged market abuse in the copper market that it claims cost the firm at least $850m between 2010 and 2013. … Red Kite, whose co-founder is the former

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Jack Bogle and Nobel winner Richard Thaler both know this one thing about smart investing

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A nudge is great, but sometimes, the best advice is to do nothing.

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Here’s how much more money you can put in your 401(k) in 2018

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Individual retirement account limitations remain unchanged.

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Jack Bogle and Nobel winner Richard Thaler both know this one thing about smart investing

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A nudge is great, but sometimes, the best advice is to do nothing.

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Loeb signals he’ll push Nestlé for more changes

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Activist investor Daniel Loeb on Friday praised Nestlé SA’s recent moves to raise shareholder value but indicated he will continue to push the packaged foods giant to make further changes. In a letter to investors, the Third Point LLC hedge fund founder said he was “pleased” with Nestlé Chief Executive Mark Schneider’s “overall shift in tone, particularly indicated by the willingness to give a specific margin target and commit to selling assets.

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