Thursday, October 30, 2014
Error-Proof Portfolio
Tips for managing capital gains distributions, harvesting tax losses, and taking required minimum distributions.
Video Report
Given the risks, there is little reason to devote more than 10% of a portfolio to emerging markets, says the Vanguard founder.
Wide-Moat Investing
Forget about minimizing risk. Instead, make sure that you are adequately compensated for the risks you're taking on, says Morningstar's Matt Coffina.
Heard on the Boards
As Halloween approaches, we'd like to hear what frightens you most about your holdings
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    Market Barometer
    Lg
    Md
    Sm
    Value—Growth
    Day Return
    +1.25%
    0
    -1.25%
    1Wk Return
    +1.25%
    0
    -1.25%
    1Mo Return
    +4%
    0
    -4%
    3Mo Return
    +8%
    0
    -8%
    1Yr Return
    +20%
    0
    -20%
    3Yr Return
    +20%
    0
    -20%
    1Wk1Mo3Mo1Yr3Yr
    Market Consensus
    284K
    Actual
    287K
    Market Consensus
    2375K
    Actual
    2384K
    Oct 30
    Market Consensus
    3.0%
    Actual
    3.5%
    Market Consensus
    1.5%
    Actual
    1.3%
    Market Consensus
    NA
    Actual
    Market Consensus
    0.3%
    Actual
    Market Indexes
    DJIA
    16,974
    0.0
    0.0%
    S&P 500
    1,982
    -0.4
    0.0%
    NASDAQ
    4,549
    0.0
    0.0%
    Morningstar U.S. Market
    4,989
    0.0
    0.0%
    Morningstar Small Cap
    7,460
    0.0
    0.0%
    Commodity Futures
    Gold
    $1,204.50
    -1.62%
    Nov 14
    Light Crude
    $81.59
    -0.74%
    Dec 14
    Natural Gas
    $3.83
    1.06%
    Dec 14
    Maturity
    %Yield
    6 Month
    0.06
    2 Year
    0.41
    5 Year
    1.51
    10 Year
    2.27
    30 Year
    3.04
    1 Yr Ago
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