Growth for timber companies, land-development businesses, and retailers still has ways to go as the real estate recovery matures, says Third Avenue manager Jason Wolf.
Vanguard's chief economist, Joe Davis, cautions investors who turn to equities to replace bond income and also offers some vehicles for short- and long-term inflation protection.
Although gold equities have lagged the performance of bullion, miners will do a much better job of executing and delivering margin expansion to investors, says Fidelity's Joe Wickwire.
There is effectively zero correlation over long periods of time between a country's GDP growth and stock market returns, according to Vanguard chief economist Joe Davis.
Morningstar's Elizabeth Collins discusses the index's selection process and highlights one of the recent additions.
Families of future and current college students should be mindful of the effects of sequestration, a university's 'Scorecard,' their own savings projections, and their future debt loads.
Estate-planning expert Deborah Jacobs details how spouses can take advantage of the 'portability' tax provision, which allows them to maximize both partners' estate tax exclusion, and how this strategy differs from trusts.
Morningstar readers share how they're approaching this beleaguered offering.
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