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Discuss anything here (except politics).

101 1,153 Place your Bets
by Capital
Sept 25, 2021 13:46:32 GMT
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Discuss what's moving the markets.

184 2,670 From Barron’s, September 27, 2021 (Part 1)
by Capital
Sept 25, 2021 13:37:29 GMT
No New Posts Portfolio Design and Management

Create and maintain the right investment portfolio.

47 811 Meb Faber
by yogibearbull
Sept 9, 2021 15:32:54 GMT
No New Posts Income and Dividend Investing

Do you invest to generate a regular income stream? Explore it here.

13 150 All three indexes are down today
by steelpony10
Jul 29, 2021 1:16:29 GMT
No New Posts Retirees Retreat: Investing in Retirement - 1 Viewing

How to invest in retirement, including everything about IRAs and 401k plans.

27 443 Old_Skeet's All Weather Asset Allocation
by waffle
Sept 22, 2021 4:35:52 GMT
No New Posts International Investing

The U.S. accounts for only 54% of the global stock market and 15% of GDP. Discuss what's happening outside the borders.

18 304 A viewpoint on investing in China
by richardsok
Sept 25, 2021 12:48:25 GMT
No New Posts T/A

Technical Analysis identifies opportunities based on statistical trends involving trading activity.

13 134 Easy T/A for Those Challenged
by uncleharley
Aug 16, 2021 22:53:35 GMT
No New Posts Personal Finance

Everything that intersects Finance and Life.

11 145 Dropping local brick/mortar bank? Ally versus Fido banking?
by roi2020
Aug 21, 2021 23:54:10 GMT
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Discuss tools, resources and other information to find, screen, assess and compare investment products.

16 72 2021 Year End Estimated Mutual Fund Distributions.
by oldskeet
Sept 22, 2021 11:18:53 GMT
No New Posts Brokerages and platforms

Talk about where you keep your assets and do your trading: fund supermarkets, web sites, customer service, promotions, etc.

6 120 Fidelity Customer Service via Live Chat
by Capital
Sept 10, 2021 10:05:40 GMT
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Tips, tricks, bugs, and other issues relating to the Big Bang! Investors forum and ProBoards.

27 182 ProBoards User Guide
by yogibearbull
Aug 25, 2021 22:49:18 GMT

Buys, Sells and Why

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Report your trades here, and don't forget the "why". Keep follow-up questions and answers brief. Longer discussions should take place in a separate thread.

1 867 Buys, Sells and Why
by richardsok
Sept 25, 2021 11:15:33 GMT

Investment Products

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No New Posts Mutual Funds

Everything under the sun about Open-End Mutual Funds.

95 454 Is there a way to buy no-load PIMCO funds now?
by roi2020
Sept 20, 2021 22:18:19 GMT
No New Posts Stock Squad

"Buy low, sell high." ~ Louis Rukeyser

18 211 MKC - McCormick
by uncleharley
Sept 18, 2021 21:58:53 GMT
No New Posts Bond Brigade - 1 Viewing

Bonds, bonds, bonds, bonds!

40 600 Where to invest safely
by flipperxxx
Sept 25, 2021 13:36:03 GMT
No New Posts Balanced & Allocation Funds

If you want the experts to rebalance for you, or just want a smoother ride, discuss multi-asset funds here.

8 98 PRWCX: a brief history
by yogibearbull
Sept 13, 2021 14:44:30 GMT
No New Posts Exchange-Traded Funds

The first ETF was launched in 1993. Today there are 6,970 ETFs with assets topping $4 trillion.

16 114 FFND - Future Fund Active ETF Thoughts
by waffle
Sept 12, 2021 3:40:35 GMT
No New Posts Closed-End Funds

Open discussion about Closed-End Funds.

49 414 Penny Stocks [<$10.00]
by cactusjack
Sept 24, 2021 18:53:42 GMT
No New Posts Alternative Investments

Everything outside the box: gold, long-short funds, cryptocurrencies, FOREX, real estate, commodities, collectibles ...

27 218 Gold
by yogibearbull
Sept 24, 2021 19:23:38 GMT

Mutual Fund Families

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No New Posts Fidelity Family

Everything about the company founded in Boston in 1946 and its family of funds.

19 147 Top Secret? We Know Fidelity's New Key Stock Buys
by steelpony10
Sept 8, 2021 1:35:13 GMT
No New Posts Vanguard Virtues - 1 Viewing

Founded by John C. Bogle in 1975 - "Changing the way the world invests."

19 88 New Vanguard Active Funds for Advisory Clients
by dirk
Sept 18, 2021 14:56:27 GMT
No New Posts DoubleLine Funds

Founded by Jeffrey Gundlach in 2009, had amassed $137 billion in assets as of June 2021.

1 62 Jeffrey Gundlach: King or Crank?
by FD1000
Aug 12, 2021 19:41:22 GMT
No New Posts T. Rowe Price Funds

Started by Thomas Rowe Price, Jr. in 1937, TRP is one of the oldest mutual fund companies.

8 26 10 Best T. Rowe Price Mutual Funds
by oldskeet
Aug 17, 2021 12:16:13 GMT
No New Posts PIMCO Pros

With a name like "Pacific Investment Management Company", an acronym was a necessity. Discuss the necessity of PIMCO funds here.

6 21 Pimco Getting Into Office Property Market
by yogibearbull
Sept 8, 2021 15:07:04 GMT


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