Earnings

How to trade the busiest week of the season thus far, including Apple and Amazon

It’s the busiest week of the earnings season thus far, with nearly 150 S & P 500 components set to report. Among the key names slated to post results are tech giants Apple and Microsoft, Amazon and Meta Platforms. Investors will also get a look at Caterpillar’s third-quarter results, which could provide clues on the …

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Dividend yields on preferred stocks have soared. This is how to pick the best ones for your portfolio.

This year nearly every type of security has declined — bad news if you look at your portfolio’s value each day and have difficulty sleeping at night. On the other hand, it’s good news if you’re looking for income. Because the rising interest rates mean falling prices for bonds and preferred stocks. For those income-oriented …

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