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China, Brazil, and Hungary are Strong Performers

Emerging markets continued to gather momentum and flows following the June Brexit vote and, in the third quarter, outperformed most global indices including the S&P 500 Index. Large caps outpaced small caps, again extending the performance gap for the year. Growth stocks staged a modest comeback over value stocks.

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Top 10 Bank Stocks To Buy For 2018

On Dec. 14, 2016, the federal funds rate was hiked by 25 basis points to 0.75%. More hikes are expected in 2017, but early this month, Fed FOMC members decided to maintain the interest rate at 75% for the time being without ruling out further increments. The next meeting of the Fed is slated for Wednesday, March 15, and analysts believe that the current rate of 0.75% will hold.

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The picks below are part of Kiplingers Personal Finances annual Best List, a roundup of the best values in all the areas we cover from funds, stocks and ETFs to credit cards and bank accounts to cars, college, kid stuff, phone plans, travel and health. Discover all our Best List picks here.

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Millions of seniors rely on Social Security, but there’s a lot of misinformation out there about the program and how it works. Whether you’ll be claiming benefits in the near or distant future, here are a few things to be aware of.

1. Age matters when filing for Social Security

Your Social Security benefits are based on how much you make during your 35 highest years of....More>>>

Top 10 Blue Chip Stocks To Watch Right Now

The word “growth” is the central word in the phrase Dividend Growth Investing, yet DGI often gets a bad rap as a stodgy method of saving for retirement. I think this misperception arises from the fact that some proponents of the strategy (who may be more focused on income than returns) require a certain minimum yield threshold for their investments. This, in turn, screens many of the....More>>>