Question: I want to invest in an IRA in addition to my 401(k) so I can buy some individual stocks, but I make too much to qualify for the traditional IRA deduction or to make a Roth IRA contribution. Is it worth making a non-deductible traditional IRA contribution?
Answer: The short answer is “probably not.”
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On Sept. 12, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) introduced three new iPhones: iPhone Xs, iPhone Xs Max, and iPhone XR. The first two represent Apple’s best devices, and the company is charging a pretty penny for them (they start at $999 and $1099 for the baseline configurations, respectively). The last one is the more price-friendly option, starting at $749 — a full $250 cheaper than the entry-level....More>>>
The battle for some of Russia’s richest gold mines has an unusual cast of characters: the scion of one of Europe’s great banking families, a Kazakh tycoon with his own cryptocurrency, hedge fund D.E. Shaw, and mystery shareholders.
They’re all part of a new fight for control over Petropavlovsk Plc, a London-listed miner. For the second time in a year, the company is in....More>>>
There are currently 13,373 publicly-traded securities on U.S. exchanges. Of those, there are 2,100 stocks currently paying a dividend.
Now, any knucklehead with a computer can generate a list of the market’s highest-yielding stocks in five minutes, but that’s no way to find a good investment. Investing is not as simple as buying anything with a double-digit yield.
While a U.S.-China trade war “wouldn’t be good for anyone,” according to Alibaba’s executive vice chairman and co-founder, it wouldn’t be particularly painful for Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (BABA) , either.
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Shares of IMPINJ (NASDAQ:PI) are soaring today, reaching a peak gain of 33.5% near 10:40 a.m., EDT. The maker of tools and equipment for tracking real-world goods in computer systems with RAIN RFID technologies reported first-quarter results roughly in line with analyst targets, alongside a modest view of the upcoming second quarter.
Widows and orphans have had a tough few months. Long-term U.S. Treasury bonds – often cited as the safest investment on the planet and suitable for the most cautious investors – lost more than seven years' worth of income in just the past four months. Lending money to the U.S. government for 30 years in exchange for a 2% yield turned out not to be such a good idea.....More>>>
Daiwa Securities Group Inc. lessened its stake in MSCI (NYSE:MSCI) by 31.7% in the first quarter, according to its most recent 13F filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission. The institutional investor owned 32,631 shares of the technology company’s stock after selling 15,147 shares during the quarter. Daiwa Securities Group Inc.’s holdings in MSCI were worth $4,877,000 at....More>>>
If you’re looking for tips on how to make money withpenny stocks today, we have one tip that can help you find the safest companies to invest in.
Investing in penny stocks is popular for one big reason: The shares are inexpensive, usually below $5, so you can quickly make triple-digit profits. Biotech penny stock Oncobiologics Inc. (Nasdaq: ONS) soared from $0.87 to $1.89 between....More>>>
With the markets trading near historic levels at the start of 2017, investors are looking for the best investments when the market is high.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was just 13 points shy of 20,000 last week and climbed more than 13% overall in 2016. These gains have been largely fueled by the “Trump effect,” a positive economic outlook, and the December rate hike....More>>>
There's a huge controversy surrounding when the best time to claim Social Security benefits is. Some believe that you should get moving as soon as possible, claiming benefits at your first opportunity when you turn 62. Others point to the ability to get larger monthly payments if you're willing