Sick of U.S. Stock Sell-Off? One Easy Way to Diversify Today

If you’re the type of investor who will only consider U.S. stocks … you’re missing out on HALF of the global markets’ best opportunities. We have home country bias to thank for that. (More on that below.) These investors do not strongly diversify their portfolios with international market securities, which could become a weakness for … Read more

Homebuilding Slowdown Could Cripple the Economy

Over the past few months, investors have faced many disappointments. But disappointing news isn’t making headlines. The latest sign of a stalled economy is the fact that homebuilders missed expectations. In August, Census Bureau data showed that builders started construction on homes “at a seasonally adjusted annual rate of 1,416,000. This is 5.1% below the … Read more