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Weekly Wrap: Long-Term Care, Rebalancing, and Hanesbrands

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

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Funds That Went From Worst to First These six funds have rebounded nicely in 2019.

Must-Know Statistics About Long-Term Care: 2019 Edition Our annual compendium of long-term care statistics on usage, cost, insurance, and caregivers.

Top Funds for Year-End Rebalancing Given the market's performance, investors may need to reconsider their asset allocations. These excellent mutual funds and ETFs can help fill in the gaps.

Tailoring Your Portfolio When One Size Doesn't Fit All Consider adjusting your portfolio's mix to get a more customized fit.

Hanesbrands Is an Attractive Dividend-Paying Stock We view narrow-moat Hanesbrands as undervalued in the apparel space.

Portfolio Planning and Personal Finance With Christine Benz Investors' Unwelcome Surprise Christine Benz discusses some lessons we can take away from this year's capital gains distributions.

Retirement Risk Factors to Watch For Vanguard's Colleen Jaconetti talks about how preparing for risks now protects your retirement future.

Mutual Funds and Exchange-Traded Funds This ETF Sets a High Bar for Dividend Durability The price of admission to this fund's portfolio is at least two decades of consistent dividend growth.

Stay the Course on These Funds That Are in Redemptions Russ Kinnel highlights some good-quality funds that are getting dumped. A Well-Built Balanced Fund for Retirees T. Rowe Price Retirement Balanced features an inspiring mix of funds.

Micro-caps Under the Microscope An up-close look at common characteristics of the market's smallest names.

Stocks Wide-Moat Accenture Bridges Problems, Solutions This IT services company has a moaty combination of intangible assets and versatile expertise.

Raising Tiffany's Fair Value Estimate After Bid by LVMH The transaction is expected to close in the middle of 2020 after approvals of Tiffany's shareholders and regulatory bodies.

Winds Are Shifting in U.S. Power Generation Market We expect natural gas and renewable energy, particularly solar and wind, to battle for the top spot. What Shoppers Want During a Short Gift-Giving Season A late Thanksgiving creates the need for speed for shoppers.

Black Friday Bargains in Retail These stocks have sale tags on them.

The Rekenthaler Report Dear Active Manager: Can I Reinvest? When scale becomes a problem, even the greatest fund isn't all that great.

What Makes a Fund Company Excellent? The critical item is the hardest to measure.

Advisor Insights Practice Wise: How Advisors Can Compete Against Robos on Tax Efficiency Sheryl Rowling discusses the industry and robo-advisors. Commentary The IRS Takes a Big Step Toward a Small Reduction in RMDs But these changes will only help so much.

The Long View Jeffrey Brown: Saving for Retirement 'Only Half the Puzzle' The noted retirement researcher explores 401(k)s, "the annuity puzzle," long-term care, and Social Security.

Most Requested Stock Quotes Apple AT&T Microsoft Walt Disney

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

Most Requested ETF Quotes Vanguard Dividend Appreciation ETF SPDR S&P 500 ETF Vanguard Total Stock Market ETF Vanguard High Dividend Yield ETF Vanguard S&P 500 ETF

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