Investing Ideas

The latest on stocks, bonds and funds, plus strategies to help manage your portfolio.

Mutual Funds & ETFs

Stocks

  • Video: John Deere profit beats expectations, shares jump

    Deere reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly profit, as sales rose for the first time in more than three years on improving demand for its farm and construction equipment.
  • Low-volatility stocks: A look at what's next

    Low-volatility stocks have historically outperformed, but today they are trading at higher valuations in the past. Despite that, the low-volatility strategy may still be attractive.
  • Profit growth may come from overseas

    The U.S. accounts for a bit more than half of sales at S&P 500 companies, and the rest comes from overseas where growth is picking up and the profit outlook is stronger. That could bring substantially higher profits for U.S. multinationals.
  • Europe could be worth another look

    Experts say attractive valuations, low interest rates and a pickup in global growth may spur European stocks to outperform. Here are a number of investments to consider.

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