Mon, 5 May 2014
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Five stats from the market and the stories behind them. This week: three wide - moat names worth a look, an 89-day deal in Washington, and more.
An economic moat provides a gauge of a company's competitive advantages and overall strength, and it is a highly valuable tool for investors of all levels.
A strong network effect, with scale and bargaining power, provides this wide - moat firm a long runway of opportunity to gain market share in the coming years.
Morningstar's Christine Benz demonstrates how to make a bucket portfolio best work for you, touching on allocation, RMDs, other income sources, and more.
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