InvestTalk Episodes

  • Friday, Sep. 19

    A Closer Look at the Wisdom of Selling Now

    If you read the advice on the Internet, you know that you should sell all your stocks right now - a billionaire predicts economic crisis beyond the Great Depression.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: Investing for Kids, Alibaba, Energy Stocks, Bonds, Retirement, XOM - Exxon Mobil Corp., MO - Altria Group Inc., CCJ - Cameco Corp., SYNA - Synaptics Inc., MOBI - Sky-mobi Ltd. ADS.

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  • Thursday, Sep. 18

    6 Signs You're Ready to Retire Early

    They're questions nearly every middle-age worker has asked themself: Should I leave my job and retire early? What would I need? How do I know I'm ready?

    Today's Stocks & Topics: Small Caps, JNJ - Johnson & Johnson, Housing, International Monetary Fund: The Stock Prices, Bonds Investors vs. Stocks Investors, Stop Orders, Buy Backs, Real Estate or Stock Market, 401k, MCHX - Marchex Inc. Cl B.

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  • Wednesday, Sep. 17

    5 Investing Tips for Ambitious College Students

    Enriching a college education with a forward thinking plan for building wealth.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: PBR - Petroleo Brasileiro S/A ADS, Roth IRA, Gold, Oil, Bonds, Incomes, Financial Advisor, DIS - Walt Disney Co.

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  • Tuesday, Sep. 16

    What You Will Owe The Tax Man in Retirement

    One of the biggest mistakes retirees make is forgetting how big a bite state and federal taxes can take out of savings.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: Roth IRA, Federal Reserve, Small Caps, Tesla, Margin Interest for Credit Accounts, California Green Bonds, BBL - BHP Billiton PLC ADS, Real Estate, GDX - Market Vectors ETF Trust Market Vectors Gold Miners, WMC - Western Asset Mortgage Capital Corp., TEL - TE Connectivity Ltd.

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  • Monday, Sep. 15

    25 Companies Investing Most In America's Future

    A new report identifies big businesses — dubbed “investment heroes” — that are placing the biggest bets on America.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: Where to Invest?, LNG - Cheniere Energy Inc., Debt, BND - Vanguard Total Bond Market ETF, STJ - St. Jude Medical Inc., Apple Watch, SBUX - Starbucks Corp.

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  • Friday, Sep. 12

    Dig Out of Debt

    Statistics show Americans have about $856 billion in outstanding credit card debt.  That works out to around $7,000 per household.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: Off Shore Oil Drillers, Commodities, European Inflation Data, Retirement, Roth IRA, Stock Adjustments, Retirement Funds, Secondary Market, Life Insurance, How to Invest.

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  • Thursday, Sep. 11

    The Key to 401(k) Success That 1/3 of Americans Never Do

    You're doing it all - feeding your 401(k) at work, at least up to the company match, attending seminars, picking a diversified portfolio.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k, China, 5 Day Work Week, URTAX - JPMorgan Realty Income Fund A, PGH - Pengrowth Energy Corp., HD - Home Depot Inc., GD - General Dynamics Corp.

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  • Wednesday, Sep. 10

    How To Play The World's Biggest Brands

    Tracking changes in brand rankings from year to year offers insight into how well various companies are performing.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: Inherited Roth IRA, 5 Day Work week, Ali Baba, 7 Fatal Flaws of 401k, ASPS - Altisource Portfolio Solutions S.A., GM - General Motors Co., GGN - GAMCO Global Gold Natural Resources & Income Trust, 401k, BABA - Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. ADS.

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  • Tuesday, Sep. 9

    How Investors Beat Themselves

    It's all about counterproductive market timing and fund selection - Investors chasing performance.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: 401k & Credit, GDX - Market Vectors ETF Trust Market Vectors Gold Miners, The Consumer, Trouble at McDonald’s, Workers are Quitting Faster, Long Term Care, GTAT - GT Advanced Technologies Inc., FCX - Freeport-McMoRan Inc., AAPL - Apple Inc., MON - Monsanto Co., DE - Deere & Co., Gold.

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  • Monday, Sep. 8

    Self-Directed IRA? Better Know Your Stuff

    Gaining popularity among do-it-yourself investors, they’re attractive to those looking to expand beyond stocks, bonds and treasuries.

    Today's Stocks & Topics: Exchange Traded Funds, Five Day Work Week, Infrastructure, Federal Reserve Policy Dilemma, GDX - Market Vectors ETF Trust Market Vectors Gold Miners, Mutual Bond Funds, Derivatives, Retirement, WES - Western Gas Partners LP, UAN - CVR Partners LP.

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