No one panics when stocks move higher, but periods of declining value call for a reminder of the proper perspective regarding naturally cyclical market behavior.
In an environment of declining rates and low absolute returns, preferred shares can offer a compelling option for investors seeking relatively high income and some capital preservation.
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The question arises: exactly how does the Fed exert control over interest rates?
So, is a degree still worth the investment? The answer is generally yes, but it depends on the school, the major, and the adoption of a rational plan.