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Weekly Wrap: The Thrilling 34 and Lessons From the Past

We recap the week on and note the most popular stocks, funds, and exchange-traded funds.

Editor's Picks The Thrilling 34 Only 34 funds passed all my tests.

5 Lessons From the 'Witch' of Wall Street The best advice is often timeless.

Lessons From the Past 25 Years On becoming a minimalist, focusing on the really important allocations, and talking about hard stuff.

Should Private Investment Funds Be for Everyone? Yes, but with a very large asterisk.

Portfolio Planning and Personal Finance With Christine Benz A Year-End Portfolio Review in 6 Easy Steps Check up on your portfolio's health--and that of your whole plan--as the year winds down.

5 Key Takeaways for Investors From 2019 Christine Benz discusses the ups and downs that captured our attention.

Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds Outstanding Global Diversification at a Low Cost Vanguard Total International Stock Index earns our top rating of Gold.

The Increasingly Competitive Intermediate-Government Morningstar Category Some things stay the same only by changing.

This ETF Offers High-Quality Mid-Cap Stocks at a Bargain Don't ignore the middle.

No Escape From Low Rates Low interest rates depress expected returns for both stock and bond investors.

Stocks 9 Top Dividend Stock Picks We take a look at the yield-rich utilities sector, Big Tobacco, and the major integrated oil group.

The Road Ahead Looks Promising for Intel's Mobileye The leader in advanced driver-assistance systems contributes only a small part of the chipmaker's overall revenue for now, but sales are growing.

3 Stocks for the Next Decade We think these companies are poised to experience meaningful economic benefits in the future.

New Coverage of TV Station Owners Sinclair and Nexstar are the two biggest U.S. operators.

AIG Has Ample Room to Improve We think it should trade closer to book value than its current deep discount.

Rekenthaler Report How Tortoises Compete With Hares The quiet attributes of slow-growth businesses.

Advisor Insights When Retirement Expectations Meet Reality Advisors should assume clients will retire earlier than they expect.

What Retirement Crisis? Americans face challenges, but thanks to Social Security, most will be OK.

Revisiting Roth Conversions Now may be the time to go all in.

The Long View The Best of The Long View Podcast: Conversations With Portfolio Managers We highlight some of the most indelible moments from our newest podcast.

Most Requested Stock Quotes Apple Microsoft Enterprise Products Partners AT&T

Most Requested Fund Quotes Vanguard Dividend Growth Vanguard 500 Index Vanguard Total Stock Market Index T. Rowe Price Blue Chip Growth Fidelity Contrafund

Most Requested ETF Quotes SPDR S&P 500 ETF Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF Vanguard S&P 500 ETF Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF Invesco QQQ Trust

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