The market is increasingly nervous as geopolitical risk soars. Here are some places to hide.
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The S&P 500 sets a new record high. But there's plenty to suggest the recent breakout won't last.
Stocks are in near-record territory, but investors should view the latest surge with skepticism.
Here's what to do in case interest rates go up and the prices of bonds decline.
Time to prepare your portfolio as the Fed pulls back on buying and interest rates rise.
Institutional traders seem to be moving away from riskier areas to places like the more stalwart Dow Jones industrials.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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Six weeks later, most Americans have forgotten about the 2014 tax season -- except those who didn't file by the April 15 deadline.
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