Tag: investing

Opinion: Worried about retirement? Welcome to the club

It’s hardly a revelation that Americans are pretty divided these days. But not on everything. For example, citizens on both sides of the political spectrum worry about having enough money to retire comfortably. Some new data from a March survey by Echelon Insights on behalf of the Economic Innovation Group reflects this concern. Some quick bullet points […]

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Musk says Tesla sold about 10% of bitcoin to test market, and will ‘resume allowing crypto transactions’ when 50% of miners are green

Prices of the world’s No. 1 crypto on Sunday were trading sharply higher, as digital-asset bull Elon Musk said Tesla would resume allowing transactions at the vehicle-maker’s stores when key members of bitcoin infrastructure can confirm that 50% of the energy used to mine for bitcoin is derived from clean energy sources. The Sunday afternoon […]

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Here’s what the market wants — and doesn’t want — to hear from Powell at this week’s Fed meeting

You couldn’t fault Wall Street for envisaging a bit of Hamlet in Jerome Powell at the Federal Open Market Committee’s June policy meeting this coming week: Therein lies the question that the interest rate-setting Fed committee needs to answer for financial markets on Wednesday, at the conclusion of the FOMC’s two-day gathering. Whether ’tis nobler […]

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How to Invest: Get rich ‘quick’ with compound interest

A miracle generally involves something that can’t be explained by science, or maybe even the supernatural. Compound interest might not fit that definition of a miracle, but it’s pretty darn close. How else can you explain $1 invested in the Dow Jones Industrial Average at its inception becoming roughly $150,000 by 2021? Yes, that’s over […]

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These money and investing tips can help you with stock and bond strategies to whip inflation

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: These money and investing stories, popular with MarketWatch readers over the past week, can help you prepare your portfolio for a period of higher inflation — transitory or not. Sign up here to get MarketWatch’s best mutual funds and ETF stories emailed to you weekly! Source link

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