Jack Lewis

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The super-easy retirement investing plan

Don't much enjoy thinking about investments? If so, you probably don't want to spend your precious free time researching which investments to buy and which ones to let go.<p>Luckily, you can set up a simple retirement investing system that will let you buy investments once and hang on to them …

Investing

3 Stocks I'm Never Selling

I approach all of my stocks as long-term investments, but here are three in particular I plan to hold onto for the long haul.<p>Warren Buffett has said …

Investing

There's a bond equivalent of a low-cost S&P 500 index fund

There is, and has been for a long time, a standard one-size-fits-most long-term investment: an S&P 500 index fund that tracks a broad swath of the US …

Investing

35 Ways to Earn up to 11% on Your Money

We've got a range of opportnuties for your money to deliver yield, from low-risk money market funds to high-risk MLPs.<p>Since the Great Recession, many …

Investing

3 Stocks Growing Faster Than Both Amazon & Netflix

In the stock market, e-commerce and cloud giant <b>Amazon.com, Inc.</b> (NASDAQ:<b>AMZN</b>) is considered the superhero of growth stocks. Meanwhile, <b>Netflix, Inc.</b> …

Stock Markets

All About Bonds for Beginner Investors

Want to learn more about bonds and how to invest in them? This guide will tell you everything you need to know.<p>Most of us are used to borrowing money …

If You're in Your 60s, Consider Buying These 2 High-Yield Stocks

You've worked long and hard to earn what you have. You've built a sizable nest egg -- one that represents the sum of your life's efforts. And now …

We Just Got a Wake-Up Call from Wall St.; Are You Going to Pay Attention?

There needs to be more to your retirement planning than just a stock portfolio. You need a plan in place to protect it.<p>Did you ever have a good dream …

This Fund Turns Apple's 1.5% Dividend Into 7.5%

Today I want to show you one of the most ridiculously oversold funds. Not only is it absurdly cheap right now, but it also pays a 7.5% <i>sustainable</i> dividend.<p>Before I get into those big cash payouts and how they’re possible, let me first explain why this fund is such an incredible bargain …

Investing

21 stocks set to surge as companies spend billions buying their own shares, according to Deutsche Bank

Several companies have said they plan to spend the gains from tax cuts on paying debt, capital investments, dividends, and buying back their stocks.<p>In recent years, share buybacks have been a key source of support for the stock market's gains. In 2018, buybacks are on pace to break their previous …

A 3-Stock, 6.5% Portfolio For The Next 15-Month Rally

The market’s historic bull run just hit a brick wall … and I couldn’t be more excited.<p>I’ve had my eye on three robust dividend growers for months. And thanks to this pullback, they finally trade at attractive prices (and pay a blended 6.5% yield!)<p>February saw the S&P 500 decline for the first time …

Investing

My 30 Stock Portfolio

73% Equity, 5% Fixed Income, 21% Cash/short-term, 1% short.<p>Top 10 holdings include: Apple, Microsoft, Alphabet, Facebook, Novo Nordisk, Nike, Johnson …

Four 6% Yielders That Will Beat The Market For Years

Most of your friends are going to struggle to make <i>any</i> money in U.S. stocks for the next five to seven years. They’re battling not one, not two, but <i>three</i> major headwinds:<p>Low yields,<br>• High valuations, and<br>• Rising interest rates.<p>Historically, half of the stock market’s returns (or more, depending on the …

Investing

In Your 60s? 3 Stocks You Should Consider Buying — The Motley Fool

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5 Stocks I'll Hold Forever — The Motley Fool

Open this storyin Apple News.<p>For the best reading experience, open this story on a device with<p>Apple News. It may also be available on the publisher's …

4 Safe 13.4% Dividends You Won't Hear About On CNBC

There’s one question I’ve been getting from <i>a lot</i> of folks lately. You may have wondered about it yourself.<p>It’s simply this: <i>“Is the stock market even safe anymore?”</i> Or another, less anxious, variation: <i>“How can I bank fast returns while slashing my risk?”</i><p>I have great news. As I wrote back on February …

Investing

10 REITs That the Insiders Love

Real estate investment trusts (REITs), like bonds, are high on the list of income investments the experts think will get hit as the Federal Reserve …

Investing

3 High-Octane Growth Stocks You Won't Want to Overlook in 2018

These oil stocks have a gusher of new production coming on line this year at a time when crude is at a three-year high, which means they could fuel …

5 Best Commission-Free ETFs at Fidelity in 2018

These five commission-free ETFs offered by Fidelity can serve as the building blocks for a diversified investment portfolio.<p>Commission-free …

3 Ways to Adjust Your Retirement Savings for 2018

After a year of 22% stock gains.<p>When it comes to investing their retirement savings, investors have had it easy in recent years. Last year, U.S. …

Dividend Aristocrats With 50+ Years of Payout Growth

If you’re looking for dividend stocks you can trust, you can start with the Dividend Aristocrats. These companies in Standard & Poor’s 500-stock …

3 Dividend Stocks to Buy on Sale

Stocks that pay out the highest dividend yields aren't always the best ones to buy. Sometimes, the yields are artificially high in advance of a big …

3 Top Index Funds for Your IRA

Now could be the perfect time to add these index funds to retirement accounts.<p>Index investing can give you exposure to a lot of stocks all at once, …

Opinion: Six Chinese stocks to buy while they’re on sale

While the financial media seem to be expecting a pullback in U.S. stocks, which is as good a reason as any why it won’t happen soon, we just got one …

Investing

6 Reasons You Should Own at Least One China Internet Stock

If you don't own at least one internet stock in China, you may be cheating yourself out of significant gains.<p>Many investors avoid owning stocks in …

Artificial Intelligence

2 Cheap Dividend Stocks You Can Buy Right Now

These energy infrastructure stocks offer jaw-dropping yields due in part to their cheap prices.<p>This year was another tough one for investors in the …

I'm 29 and Manage $100 Million — Here Are the 7 Best Pieces of Advice I Can Give You About Investing

No. 6: Do not fall in love with your investments.<p>At 29 years old, I manage $100 million in assets.<p>Some may think I’m on the young side to be managing …

If You're in Your 60s, Consider Buying These 2 Stocks

As you enter your retirement years, you'll want a mix of income and inflation protection, and these two high-yielders should fit the bill.<p>If you're …

3 Top Stocks That Are Cash Cows

It's not just the cash. It's what these companies do with it that really matters.<p>You don't have to be a dairy farmer to like a cash cow. Stocks of …

3 Top Index Funds for Your Portfolio

Want to invest without having to pick your own stocks? These three funds have you covered.<p>While we Fools love to hand-pick stocks, we realize that …