When markets are surging and sliding like this, it’s easy to feel the need to just ‘do something’. And maybe you should, says John Stepek.
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It’s easy to become confused about bonds – the term covers a wide range of financial products, many of which are very different from each other. In this video, Ed Bowsher offers a simple explanation of the main types of bond.
What does the recent plunge in stocks mean for investors, and is it really worth trying to time the market, asks Dan Denning.
China’s stockmarket has taken a battering, and the panic is starting to spread across the globe. But it’s only a matter of time before central banks step in, says John Stepek.
China’s decision to devalue the yen is a clear signal for investors to take cover, says Tim Price. That means holding gold.
Commodities giant Glencore sent investors a clear sell signal in 2011. John Stepek explains why investors looking to buy back into the sector should look to the Federal Reserve.
The PEG ratio is one tool used by investors to see whether a stock is good value. But does it actually work? Cris Sholto Heaton investigates.