Six exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that track the major indexes

Six exchange-traded funds (ETFs) that track the major indexes

More and more, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) are finding their way into the portfolios of investors.
That’s because, unlike many other financial innovations, they don’t load you up with heavy management fees, or tie you down with high redemption charges if you decide to get out of them… Read More

Strategic acquisitions fuel your dividend

Using acquisitions to expand adds risk, but Stanley’s strong track record of successfully integrating new businesses cuts that risk. Its expanded operations will also let it keep raising your dividend.
STANLEY BLACK & DECKER INC. $157 is a buy. The company (New York symbol SWK; Conservative Growth Payer… Read More

Boeing investors face two challenges

BOEING CO. $172 remains a hold. The aircraft maker (New York symbol BA; Conservative Growth Portfolio, Manufacturing & Industry sector; Shares o/s: 563.2 million; Market cap: $96.9 billion; P.S. ratio: 1.5; Divd. suspended; TSINetwork Rating: Above Average; www.boeing.com) delivered four commercial jetliners in July 2020 as COVID-19 depressed… Read More