Best Buy’s New 5-Year Bond Yields 5%


It doesn’t seem like all that long ago that Best Buy’s stock and bonds were tanking and the investment community had the company pegged as doomed. Since the beginning of 2013, however, things have changed. The stock, trading under $12 per share at … [Read more...]

How much risk is in your “conservative” portfolio?

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It says conservative…. Most investment and advisory firms have asset allocation models for their clients with titles ranging from conservative to aggressive. What you should keep in mind, especially in a possible rising interest rate environment … [Read more...]

What Tax Rate Is Applicable to Your Investment Decision?


There is disagreement as to which income tax rate should be applied when deciding whether to purchase, for instance, a municipal bond or a corporate bond. Some people say that you should use the tax rate for your last dollar of taxable income―the … [Read more...]