How Rare Coins Bring Tax Benefits
Investors may be eligible for sales tax exemptions, like-kind exchanges and other advantages, one expert says.
Powerful Performance From Dividends
While it's easy to overlook the value of dividends during bull markets like this one, they remain a key component of equity returns from a longer-term perspective.
The Benefits of Total Return
The case for including dividend stocks in client portfolios remains strong. Many of the advantages were shared in a Fidelity Investments research report, “Equity Total Return: Lower Volatility in the Longer Term.”
The Real Appeal of Multi-Alternative Funds
Advisors are looking beyond yield; asset management experts explain why.
What's Driving Global Demand for Rare Stamps?
Experts highlight the short- and long-term factors behind the rising prices for these collectibles.
Do Alternatives Really Boost Portfolio Performance?
Morningstar research shows ETF-managed portfolios emphasizing alternative investments are not strong performers.
How Advisors Can Trade, Store Metals
Clients who prefer direct ownership of precious metals are a challenge for advisors, but a new service aims to change that.
Kraft Foods Group Inc.'s (KRFT) Q1 2014 [results] marked a balanced start to the year, with soft organic sales (-2.4%) offset by gross-margin upside and increased marketing reinvestment. Our full-year outlook is largely unchanged, and we reiterate our Overweight rating and confidence in low double-digit earnings per share growth for...
Taming Risk in Alts to Fit Into Client Portfolios
One veteran advisor explains how he mixes in venture capital and private equity, along with extra vigilance.
How to Add Real Estate to IRAs
Though it's not the easiest investing process, advisors can help clients avoid the common pitfalls, experts say.