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Two Healthcare Trends to Watch: “Boutique” Pharmacies and the Diabetes Epidemic

In the days since the Obama administration rewrote the rules of the insurance industry, healthcare has received a great deal of attention. But even before the Affordable Care Act, the landscape of healthcare was changing – especially the pharmacy industry.

>> Two Healthcare Trends to Watch: “Boutique” Pharmacies and the Diabetes Epidemic

Age-Based Asset Allocation: Following the Best “Flight Path” to Retirement

In the investment world of everyday folks, I don’t think you’ll ever hear anyone hesitant about making money. But if you ask them how much can they deal with losing in the short term to reach long-term goals, then it’s a completely different story.”

>> Age-Based Asset Allocation: Following the Best “Flight Path” to Retirement

LIBOR Rate Manipulation: What it Means for Investors

In case you’re not up on your major British multinational banking and financial services conglomerates, Barclays is headquartered in London…

>> LIBOR Rate Manipulation: What it Means for Investors

VYM: The Best High Dividend Yield ETF?

Some people like mutual funds and others are jumping on the ETF bandwagon. However, besides the pricing, is there any difference in using one or the other for retirement investing…

Is VYM the Best High Dividend Yield ETF?

J-Charts: The Next Evolution of Technical Analysis

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that the analysis itself is becoming more mathematical and/or scientific. But that doesn’t make it more attractive to average investors…

J-Charts: The Next Evolution of Technical Analysis

Stock Bar Charts Demystified

Simply put, bar charts provide a visual representation of the price activity over a given period of time. And it may be the most commonly used…

Stock Bar Charts Demystified

The Pros and Cons of Floating Rate Funds

Floating rate funds are closed-end mutual funds that seek to provide yields that match the prime rate. This attractive yield is often…

The Pros and Cons of Floating Rate Funds

Understanding the P/E Ratio

The P/E is a helpful metric. But don’t make the amateur mistake of letting it be an end-all, be-all valuation metric…