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  • Buy Corporate Bond

    The Strategy As the name implies, corporate bonds are issued by companies - usually large, publicly traded ones. The company borrows money from investors to fund business initiatives...

  • Buy Municipal Bond

    Municipal bonds (also known as “munis”) are issued by states, cities, counties and other governmental entities below the federal level in order to raise money for public improvements...

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Bond Tools

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    Speak your mind about the securities you’re trading – and connect with other traders in our Network.

     

  • Market Snapshot

    See what's happening in the market right now, including major index charts, most-actives, sector performance and the latest buzz.

     

  • Maxit Tax Manager

    Successful trading is tough enough – untangling the tax consequences of your trades shouldn’t be.

     

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    Speak your mind about the securities you’re trading – and connect with other traders in our Network.

     

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All-Star Analysis

12 Stocks Approaching $100 on 11/11/2013
Alan Brochstein Screens for Stocks Approaching $100 for the First TimeMany investors like to focus on low-priced stocks, perhaps thinking...

A Longer Term Perspective Using Monthly Charts on 11/26/2013
Rob Smith does not currently hold any positions in the securities mentioned in this post.At the time of publication and in the preceding...

Alternatives to High Flyers on 11/05/2013
With the S&P 500 up over 23% in price in 2013 and up about 165% since March 2009, the end of the year is likely to be dominated by tax-...

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Trader Network Perspectives

Bought SDIV at 23.38 SDIV is a solid idea for longer-term investing. It is a well-diversified ETF consisting of large, international companies that pay high dividends. I view SDIV as an alternative to investing in a...

If you are still alive I'm not sure how long they'll continue QE. Especially after what is happening in Japan with their accelerated QE. Eventually interest rates will rise on their own irregardless of whether QE is still...

If you are still alive Inky, I’m reminded of the story of “The Emperor’s new clothes”. Once everyone heard the little boy say “He’s naked”, no one could ever fool themselves about it again. We lived with ‘leverage’ for...

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Part 3: Strategy Chains

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