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- These superrich investors just raised cash to record levels to hedge against ‘the greatest period of unknown’
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- What the Fed’s shift in monetary policy means for interest rates
These money and investing stories, popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week, offer insight about how to manage your investment portfolio as September — typically the cruelest month for stocks — approaches. Except the market in September could be different this year — like so much of 2020. You’ll find good advice here about what to watch for — and what to watch out for — as you make decisions about your money.
The ultrawealthy, understandably, would like to stay that way. And so, in an effort to do just that, they’re sitting on a record cash pile.
However, something curious happens in presidential-election years.
Companies’ largest shareholders are selling stock at an aggressive clip, skewing the data.
Stocks deleted from an index often proceed to beat the additions
Shares of these companies do well when market liquidity is abundant — but not when liquidity dries up, writes Mark Hulbert.
The utility sector has struggled for at least a decade—and especially in the second quarter
Market forecasters are only guessing investors’ response to the November election — and not necessarily in an educated way.
These young Americans are smart, savvy and socially responsible.
Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell announced a major shift in how the central bank sets interest rates.
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