Monday’s session ended in the red zone. Financial stocks Morgan Stanley, Citigroup, and Bank of America and commodities brands such as Alcoa and Chevron took a breather. Stocks dipped on the last trading session of a strong month.
This week on “Money Talks” we discuss a tax surprise for gold investors. We also feature an interview with Pat Huddleston, founder and CEO of Investor’s Watchdog and author of the book “The Vigilant Investor.”
Good news from Europe and solid earnings drove the markets higher for the week.
For those interested in investing in gold, you should be aware of the potential tax on your gains.
The “Money Talks” hosts tackle listener questions on the use of derivatives and 401(k) blackout periods.
“Money Talks” interviewed founder and CEO of Investor’s Watchdog, a due diligence company, and author of the new book “The Vigilant Investor.”
Indices ended mixed on Friday. The Dow and S&P 500 added slight gains. The Nasdaq closed fractionally lower. Hewlett-Packard, Alcoa, and Merck led the Dow’s advance.
Kennesaw honors Hensslers by dedicating the Student Managed Investment Fund’s stock trading room to them.
Indices closed well into green territory on Thursday. Bank of America, Alcoa and JPMorgan Chase led the Dow’s ascent. Stocks climbed amid news that European leaders have agreed on key details of a plan to stem the eurozone debt crisis.
The tricky part to health FSAs is that the money set aside for medical expenses is that they are use-it-or-lose-it. Read more about FSAs in this week’s Insurance Tip.