Warren Buffett nearly quadrupled his stake in Apple (AAPL, $135.51) during the last three months of 2016, according to the latest 13-F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission by Buffett’s holding company, Berkshire Hathaway BRK.B. The big investment is already looking like a shrewd move. Apple shares are setting record highs this week and are up 17% so far in 2017. With a market....More>>>
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A global market crash is coming, and investors should prepare accordingly.
The stock market, bond market, and real estate market are all in bubbles. None of these asset classes will be protected from the crash that is likely to come. The writing is already on the wall, too. For example, we can see massive levels of volatility in the S&P 500 , Dow Jones Industrial Average , Russell....More>>>
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Sometimes identifying the best stocks to buy can be difficult, but you could do a lot worse than check out the stocks selected by one of the world’s wealthiest hedge fund managers — George Soros.
Self-made Soros fled Hungary and funded his way through an economics degree by working as a railway porter and waiter. Years of successful investing gave him a net worth of $25.2....More>>>
What has been the top performing asset class so far in 2016?
Is it gold (NYSEARCA:GLD), oil (NYSEARCA:USO), or collectable French postage stamps?
If you said “coal,” you win the kewpie doll. In fact, the 19th century energy source is the best performing commodity of the year by a large margin.
Indeed, Van Eck Coal (NYSEARCA:KOL) has picked up an eye popping 130%....More>>>
Just a couple weeks ago, 13F filings started flowing in, and Berkshire Hathaway’s (NYSE:BRK-A) (NYSE:BRK-B) ownership disclosures showed that Warren Buffett nearly quadrupled his Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) position in the fourth quarter. The Oracle of Omaha closed out 2016 with approximately 57.4 million shares, up from the 15.2 million shares that Berkshire Hathaway was holding at the end of the....More>>>
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Death and finances are two of the most difficult topics for people to talk about, and when you put them together, you have a conversation that a lot of people avoid at all costs. Yet the fact of the matter is people are living longer. This means you will have more medical expenses and may be taking care of a loved one with a chronic illness for a long time. Additionally,....More>>>