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Big week for IPOs falls flat

Big week for IPOs falls flat

A big week for IPOs started hot, then fell flat, as the IPOs price below their expected ranges.



The Tell: Dollar could rally another 16% vs. Turkish lira, says Nomura

The Tell: Dollar could rally another 16% vs. Turkish lira, says Nomura

The Turkish lira has had a bad couple of weeks, with the dollar and the euro rallying to new highs against it on the back of high inflation and political uncertainty.



Mansion Global: Lumber futures are building support for higher stock prices

Mansion Global: Lumber futures are building support for higher stock prices

Strength in economically sensitive industries is bullish for the broader market, writes Mark Hulbert.



The GOP tax proposal doesn’t touch 401(k) plans, but maybe it doesn’t matter

The GOP tax proposal doesn’t touch 401(k) plans, but maybe it doesn’t matter

There are no changes to 401(k) accounts in the proposed tax plan, but did Americans really dodge a bullet considering how few save?



FA Center: Understand the return you need — not the one you want — to stay on course

FA Center: Understand the return you need — not the one you want — to stay on course

How can investors set the right course to achieve their financial goals? And how can they measure progress?



Economic Report: Generation X recovery boosts homeownership rate

Economic Report: Generation X recovery boosts homeownership rate

Homeownership increased, led by Americans aged 35-44, signs that we are moving past the housing crisis of a decade ago.



Need to Know: Apple’s lengthy iPhone X lines are good news for these stocks

Need to Know: Apple’s lengthy iPhone X lines are good news for these stocks

It’s a big day for Apple investors after some fairly upbeat results last night. Our call of the day looks at the other stocks that will likely get a ride on the iPhone maker’s coattails.



The GOP tax proposal doesn’t touch 401(k) plans, but maybe it doesn’t matter

The GOP tax proposal doesn’t touch 401(k) plans, but maybe it doesn’t matter

There are no changes to 401(k) accounts in the proposed tax plan, but did Americans really dodge a bullet considering how few save?



FA Center: Understand the return you need — not the one you want — to stay on course

FA Center: Understand the return you need — not the one you want — to stay on course

How can investors set the right course to achieve their financial goals? And how can they measure progress?



BookWatch: Want to move to a cheaper country? Read this first

BookWatch: Want to move to a cheaper country? Read this first

Emergency savings is crucial, even if you are living in a paradise, writes Karin Esterhammer.