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Many investors think of China as rich. But outside of a handful of east coast exporting cities and Beijing, it is still poor and getting old. How will the government take care of all these people? (Photo by Kevin Frayer/Getty Images)

China’s getting old. In fact, they are getting older faster than anywhere else in the world. And the Chinese government has a very weak safety net....More>>>

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US Bancorp (NYSE:USB) has long enjoyed a premium valuation over the rest of the large banks our country has to offer. The bank’s ability to generate other worldly returns when the rest of the industry seems to struggle has no doubt contributed to investors’ love affair with the stock. That has resulted in a stock that seems very expensive....More>>>

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The stock market finished mixed on Tuesday, and although the Dow Jones Industrials still finished with a loss of more than 100 points, other major market benchmarks finished very close to the unchanged level on the day. Geopolitical pressure continued to hurt investor sentiment, and some bad news on the earnings front also cast a pall on trading during the regular session. Yet some stocks managed....More>>>

Top 10 Heal Care Stocks To Invest In 2017

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Tech titans Oracle Corporation (NYSE:ORCL) and Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) are cheap on a price-to-earnings basis and they generate buckets of free cash flow (FCF). Their FCF generation combined is about as much asthe GDP of Uganda’s38 million people. Even if all they did was grow earnings and FCF in line with inflation, they would be raging buys.....More>>>

Top 5 Gold Stocks To Buy Right Now

U.S. equities drifted lower on Thursday as many of the trade dynamics we’ve seen since the election reversed. Stocks were weaker. Bonds were stronger. The dollar weakened. Gold rose. Interest rates declined.

There was no particular catalyst for the move. Just a nagging sense that many of these trades had become overextended and were vulnerable to profit-taking and short covering. In....More>>>

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“I felt like a human being who had been dropped into a shark tank.”

Fox News host Megyn Kelly says that’s what it felt like when Donald Trump was attacking her in interviews and in tweetstorms.

Kelly attracted Trump’s ire during the first GOP primary debate in August 2015, when she asked him about his track record of misogynistic comments. Trump criticized....More>>>

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The picks below are part of Kiplingers Personal Finances annual Best List, a roundup of the best values in all the areas we cover from funds, stocks and ETFs to credit cards and bank accounts to cars, college, kid stuff, phone plans, travel and health. Discover all our Best List picks here.

Kiplinger’s Best List, 2016 Best Mutual Funds You Can Invest in for $125 or Less....More>>>

Top 5 Clean Energy Stocks To Own Right Now

During the recession, it was much easier to find mega-conglomerates that fit our purchase criteria, but the upward march of stocks has significantly pared back the list of such candidates, notes Benj Gallander, editor of Contra the Heard.

General Electric (GE) — our Top Pick for conservative investors in 2017 — continues to play musical chairs, buying and selling subsidiaries....More>>>

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6 Tax-Law Time Bombs Affecting IRAs

Securities and Exchange Commission Chairwoman Mary Jo White, who announced this week she will resign at the end of President Barack Obama’s term, warned in a speech Friday the agency must not retreat from....More>>>

Top 10 Performing Stocks To Own For 2017

Stocks ticked lower today, sending the Dow Jones Industrial Average to its largest two-day loss since early November.

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The S&P 500 finished off 0.03% at 2,249.26 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average dipped 13.90 points, or 0.1%, to 19,819.78, its second consecutive day of losses. The Nasdaq Composite declined 0.1% to 5,432.09.

The Dow has dropped....More>>>