Companies spent $821 billion on dividends and buybacks in the past year, and the gravy train is showing no signs of letting up.
The echo will be louder than the original baby boom, so while millennials may be struggling right now, investors should pay close attention to their spending habits.
The Internet of Everything aims to unite people, process, data and things to make networked connections more relevant and valuable for businesses, individuals and countries.
A little nudge from the economy could unlock billions in investment, and these companies would benefit tremendously.
These purchases point the way to value, and you might do even better than those in the know.
More investors are embracing this type of trading, lifting the market leader to a 60% gain in 2013.
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