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Investing Ideas

Inside Out February 2015

Seismic market shifts and you

What the big changes underlying the markets may mean for investors in the future.

Looking for income

Consider high-dividend-yielding stocks, preferreds, convertibles, and REITs.

REITs may do well

Despite a solid run in 2014, REIT values remain reasonable and fundamentals are strong.

Consumer revolution

Customers begin to expect more choice, service, and better conduct from companies.

Investing Strategies

Modern markets

Funds are buying and selling more stocks off exchanges, with benefits and challenges.

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Three themes for 2015

The dollar is expected to remain strong, oil prices low, and rates to gradually rise.

Stocks

Sector scorecard: Q1 2015

Technology is still tops, according to our latest sector-by-sector analysis.

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Three value ideas

Investors looking for value may want to consider legacy tech, energy, and financials.

Bonds

2015 bond moves

Manager of the year nominees on what worked in 2014 and the outlook for this year.

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Finding yield

CDs and short-duration bonds may offer higher yields than savings accounts.

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The municipal bond story

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Next steps

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