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Investing Strategies

Insights and information on investing and more from Charles Schwab & Co. Inc.

Investing Strategies

Schwab Market Update: Closing

Disappointing auction results sent yields higher, while semiconductor strength lifted the Nasdaq Composite to a record close.

May 28, 2024 Joe Mazzola

Today's Options Market Update

Stocks are mixed, led by relative strength in technology, as investors await several retail earnings reports due later this week.

May 28, 2024

Schwab Market Update: Opening

Memorial Day marked the start of summer on Wall Street and several major retailers report this week. Stocks are mixed early with yields lower, but inflation, GDP data loom large.

May 28, 2024

What To Do if Your ETF Closes

All is not lost if your ETF closes. Here's why it may happen and what to do if one of your funds shutters.

May 28, 2024

Weekly Trader's Outlook

Nvidia did its part to support the bullish AI secular growth story, but near-term technicals may be suggesting some digestion near highs is needed.

May 24, 2024

Investing Strategies

Looking to the Futures

West Texas Intermediate continued on its downtrend as a strong dollar and a bearish crude inventory report weighed on crude prices.

May 24, 2024

Perspective: Pace of Rate Cuts

Inflation data has continued to fuel uncertainty about when the Federal Reserve will begin to cut interest rates. It's a question with global implications.

May 17, 2024

Beyond the 4% Rule

How much can you spend without running out of money? The 4% rule is a popular rule of thumb, but you can do better. Here are guidelines for finding your personalized spending rate.

May 14, 2024

Investing Strategies

Beware Tax Drag

Excessive turnover in taxable accounts can lead to tax consequences.

April 12, 2024

Trading on Vacation

Not sure what to do with your trades while on vacation? Here are four questions to consider when deciding whether—and how—to trade during your trip.

April 08, 2024

EM Bonds: What to Know Now

Emerging-market local-currency bonds have rallied sharply since last October, along with other risky segments of the global bond market. However, navigating the market can be challenging.

April 03, 2024

Investing Strategies

Trading on Vacation

Not sure what to do with your trades while on vacation? Here are four questions to consider when deciding whether—and how—to trade during your trip.

April 08, 2024

EM Bonds: What to Know Now

Emerging-market local-currency bonds have rallied sharply since last October, along with other risky segments of the global bond market. However, navigating the market can be challenging.

April 03, 2024

Passive, Active, Direct Index?

Find out some of the pros and cons of each strategy.

March 19, 2024

Investing Strategies

Large Withdrawal Mistakes

How to manage a large portfolio withdrawal without throwing the rest of your finances out of whack.

March 13, 2024

Should You Invest in Crypto?

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have been growing in popularity for years, and now bitcoin exchange-traded funds are available. If you're considering investing, here are some key things you should know first.

March 13, 2024

Learning From Your Losers

Doing a post-mortem on your trades can help you better understand where things went wrong.

March 11, 2024

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The information provided here is for general informational purposes only and should not be considered an individualized recommendation or personalized investment advice. The type of securities and investment strategies mentioned may not be suitable for everyone.  Each investor needs to review an investment strategy for his or her own particular situation before making any investment decision. All expressions of opinion are subject to change without notice in reaction to shifting market or economic conditions.