Aaron Task

Contributing Editor

Aaron is an expert writer and researcher who formerly served as editor-in-chief at Yahoo Finance, digital editor of Fortune, and executive editor and San Francisco bureau chief of TheStreet. You may have also seen him as a guest on CNBC, CBS This Morning, Fox Business, ABC News and other outlets.

A prolific writer and commentator, Aaron is the former host of Yahoo Finance’s video program The Daily Ticker. He has also hosted podcasts for Fortune (Fortune Unfiltered) and TheStreet (The Real Story). His latest on-air passion project, Seeking Alpha’s highly rated Alpha Trader podcast, features top Wall Street experts dissecting the market’s latest news and previewing significant upcoming events. He also regularly provides analysis for the free e-letter Wealthy Retirement, which we will be republishing here on Investment U.

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Is This What a Top Looks Like?

After 2019’s impressive rally, investors should be prepared for a momentary stock market correction in 2020.

Unmasking the Market

One man in the tech space embodies the stock market as a whole.

Your Second Chance at the Dot-Com Bubble

Investors can profit by taking advantage of similarities between today’s market and that of the dot-com bubble.

Are You Checking on Your Investments Enough?

This may be the most important email you read all year.

Your 529 Questions… Answered!

Grandparents can help their grandchildren prepare for the future by understanding 529 plan rules.

How to Energize Your Portfolio in 2020

There’s a strong fundamental case for an energy sector rebound in 2020 – regardless of politics.

Is the Fed Fighting the Last War?

Central bankers fail to prepare for the future by always “fighting the last war” – but investors can benefit from their misplaced attention.

See the Market in 2020 Vision

Potential bull markets across the globe ensure that 2020 could be another banner year for investors.