Category Archives: Investing

Cover Preview: Barron’s Magazine – July 4, 2022

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With Yields Above 8%, It’s Time to Get Excited About Income Investing

Our latest guide to income investing explores opportunities in categories ranging from junk bonds to TIPS and REITs.

UP AND DOWN WALL STREET

Central Bankers Talk Tough on Rates. But What if Markets and Economies Tumble?

Randall W. Forsyth

THE TRADER

Las Vegas Sands Stock Could Win Big in a Reopened China

Teresa Rivas

THE TRADER

Stocks Had a Nasty 6 Months. The Second Half Could Be Ugly Too.

Nicholas Jasinski

STREETWISE

The Home-Goods Boom Is Over, Leaving the Bed and Bath Stocks High and Dry

Jack Hough

Cover Preview: Barron’s Magazine – June 27, 2022

The Market’s Cheapest Stocks Offer Substantial Value. 8 Companies to Consider.

The Market’s Cheapest Stocks Offer Substantial Value. 8 Companies to Consider.

Shares of home builders and steel makers sell for two to four times earnings. There are plenty of bargains in both groups.Long read

In a Post-Defund the Police World, This Stock Will Rise

In a Post-Defund the Police World, This Stock Will Rise

Law-enforcement budgets are increasing, along with demand for products they use to do their jobs. Cadre Holdings, a maker of body armor and handcuffs, is ready to capitalize.Long read

Cover Preview: Barron’s Magazine – June 20, 2022

Stocks Rise to Close Out a Volatile Week. Tech Stocks Lead.

Comments from the Fed chair were a reminder that the central bank is adamant about keeping a lid on inflation—and economic demand. 4 min

Cover Preview: Barron’s Magazine – June 13, 2022

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UP AND DOWN WALL STREET

Inflation Is Hot, and Stocks Are Cold. Now the Fed Needs to Rethink Its Rosy Projections.

Randall W. Forsyth

TECHNOLOGY TRADER

Apple Needs ‘One More Thing’—and It Will Have to Be Big

Eric J. Savitz

THE TRADER

Companies Are Still Buying Back Stock. Ones to Favor, and Ones to Avoid.

Ben Levisohn

STREETWISE

There’s No Miracle Cure for Obesity—or Is There?

Jack Hough

THE ECONOMY

A Break in Inflation Is on the Way, but It’s the Wrong Break

Lisa Beilfuss

INCOME INVESTING

Debt and Dividends Can Co-Exist. Here Are 5 Names That Shouldn’t Wilt.

Lawrence C. Strauss

Cover Preview: Barron’s Magazine – May 23, 2022

The S&P 500 indexrefuses to fall into a bear market—but that doesn’t mean it’s found a bottom just yet.

Not that it wasn’t a painful week. The S&P 500 dropped 3% and has now fallen 18.7% from its Jan. 3 all-time high. A slide of 20%, which it touched Friday before bouncing back, signifies a bear market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 2.9%, its eighth consecutive week of losses, matching its longest losing streak since 1932. The Nasdaq Composite, already in a bear market, slid another 3.8%, and is down 28.2% from…

Cover Preview: Barron’s Magazine – May 16, 2022

Barron’s Magazine, May 16, 2022 – How Workers Gained Leverage, and Why They Won’t Lose It Soon

Employees in many industries have seized on the pandemic’s upheaval to score higher pay, better benefits, flexible schedules, and more. While some gains will fade, a number of economic and demographic forces suggest workers have the edge.

Cover Preview: Barron’s Magazine – May 9, 2022

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Cover Preview: Barron’s Magazine – May 2, 2022

Columns

UP AND DOWN WALL STREET

A Tough Month Hits Stocks Hard but Spares the Real Economy

Randall W. Forsyth

THE TRADER

Earnings Season Has Been Just One More Reason to Sell Stocks

Ben Levisohn

TECHNOLOGY TRADER

This Time, Big Tech Can’t Easily Fix the Market’s Woes

Eric J. Savitz

UP AND DOWN WALL STREET

China’s Plunging Yuan Is a Bigger Deal Than Twitter

Randall W. Forsyth

EMERGING MARKETS

Russia’s Gas-for-Rubles Plan Finds Soft Targets. What It Means for Prices.

Craig Mellow

INCOME INVESTING

Why REITs Can Help You Win, or Lose Less, Right Now

Lawrence C. Strauss