Especially if you’re behind the curve on your retirement savings, your 40s is an incredibly critical decade for your investment plan. You’re still young enough to invest aggressively and let compounding do much of the heavy lifting to get you to a comfortable retirement. At the same time, though, you’re not so young that your portfolio can easily recover from a major stumble.
As a result, you want companies with a good combination of potential growth ahead of them andreasonable valuations when you buy them today. The potential growth is what enables the....More>>>
Oil prices are on fire, recently hitting a three-and-a-half-year high. More upside could be on the way. However, despite this rebound, many oil stocks have been ice-cold, with several surprisingly having sold off to such an extent that they’re currently trading at levels not seen in years. That makes them compelling options for your portfolio this month.
Top 10 Value Stocks To Own Right Now: Uniti Group Inc.(UNIT)
This real estate investment trust currently has a 12.6% dividend yield, which is often a red flag. Extremely high yields tend to come with very....More>>>
Since going public in mid-2015, e-commerce platform developer Shopify (NYSE:SHOP) has nearly quintupled in value, for around a 60% annual compounded growth rate. Of course, predicting those kinds of returns is impossible, but Shopify’s business model represents a unique opportunity that hit the market at just the right time.
Yet Shopify isn’t the only business with compelling arguments in its favor. We asked three of our Motley Fool investors for growth stocks that they like that have the potential to post returns that would put Shopify’s own to shame.
Emerging markets look attractive buoyed by improving economic growth in a number of developing countries, a pickup in manufacturing activity, rise in commodity prices, better current accounts balances, building foreign reserves, better-than-expected earnings, and several structural reforms taken by governments.
Governments of China, South Korea and Philippines have taken large infrastructural projects. Massive government spending are also supporting private investment growth in the region, particularly in the export-oriented industries.
Meanwhile, tax reforms and business-friendly....More>>>
As earnings season kicked into gear, Netflix stole the show this week, posting surging revenue and smashing its own guidance for subscriber growth. The optimistic report from management on Netflix’s business sent shares 10% higher.
Next week will feature a range of earnings reports. But the most interesting will be the following stocks. Ahead of their earnings releases, here’s a preview of what to watch.
Top 10 Bank Stocks To Own Right Now: American Tower Corporation (REIT)(AMT)
American Tower may not be a household name, but its business....More>>>