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151 1,773 What Are You Reading? Watching?
by richardsok
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Discuss what's moving the markets.

267 4,023 Broad indexes are good but not small cap growth
by steadyeddy
Jan 17, 2022 0:33:38 GMT
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Create and maintain the right investment portfolio.

63 1,279 Lessons W. Bernstein learned over decades
by Chahta
Jan 17, 2022 0:05:48 GMT
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Do you invest to generate a regular income stream? Explore it here.

19 308 New year portfolio changes
by kathiel
Jan 17, 2022 1:48:06 GMT
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How to invest in retirement, including everything about IRAs and 401k plans.

40 618 YTD of Important UCITS ETFs for Non-USA Investors
by anitya
Jan 16, 2022 6:10:58 GMT
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The U.S. accounts for only 54% of the global stock market and 15% of GDP. Discuss what's happening outside the borders.

29 461 BABA
by anitya
Jan 14, 2022 8:29:40 GMT
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Technical Analysis identifies opportunities based on statistical trends involving trading activity.

15 145 The Buck
by retiredat48
Jan 13, 2022 2:45:48 GMT
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Everything that intersects Finance and Life.

29 262 Is Morningstar Portfolio Manager reliable?
by Chahta
Jan 16, 2022 16:03:09 GMT
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Discuss tools, resources and other information to find, screen, assess and compare investment products.

20 106 M* Price/Portfolio pages
by Chahta
Dec 31, 2021 0:45:14 GMT
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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.

28 188 Login From PB
by yogibearbull
Dec 18, 2021 16:57:04 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 1,285 Buys, Sells and Why
by acksurf
Jan 16, 2022 20:22:37 GMT

Investment Products

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Everything under the sun about Open-End Mutual Funds.

128 609 Dodge and Cox changes their approach to the Balanced Fund
by Admin〵chang
Jan 12, 2022 4:26:42 GMT
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"Buy low, sell high." ~ Louis Rukeyser

33 324 Koninklijke Philips N.V. (PHG)
by richardsok
Jan 13, 2022 4:35:06 GMT
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Bonds, bonds, bonds, bonds!

47 845 leveraged loans?
by waffle
Jan 17, 2022 4:48:23 GMT
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If you want the experts to rebalance for you, or just want a smoother ride, discuss multi-asset funds here.

11 109 Target Date future plans
by shipwreckedandalone
Jan 6, 2022 19:31:21 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.

21 146 RSP vs VOO
by FD1000
Jan 10, 2022 5:01:54 GMT
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Open discussion about Closed-End Funds.

77 784 Six reasons not to own (bond) CEFs
by Admin〵chang
Jan 17, 2022 1:46:47 GMT
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Everything outside the box: gold, long-short funds, cryptocurrencies, FOREX, real estate, commodities, collectibles ...

30 288 Everything Crypto
by uncleharley
Jan 11, 2022 17:48:51 GMT

Mutual Fund Families

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

24 162 $100 bonus for opening new Fidelity account
by Capital
Dec 10, 2021 16:56:38 GMT
No New Posts Vanguard Virtues

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

23 120 Windsor VWNDX / VWNEX
by anitya
Jan 8, 2022 23:59:29 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.

11 44 LG choice for a Roth
by Admin〵chang
Jan 11, 2022 2:17:46 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.

7 26 PFIIX PIMCO Low Duration Income
by Chahta
Oct 7, 2021 12:40:12 GMT


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