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Source(s):Forbes. 6/15/1998, Vol. 161 Issue 12, p156-164. 5p. 6 Black and White Photographs.
- Barrett, William P.
Abstract:Compares recommendations made by several top financial planner who developed a financial plan for a fictional family. The wide range of recommendations given; The five-step plan to financial planning; Details of the made-up case; Retirement age; Life ...
- PERSONAL finance
Source(s):Forbes. 2/9/1998, Vol. 161 Issue 3, p114-117. 4p. 6 Color Photographs, 1 Chart, 1 Graph.
Abstract:Examines the small-cap funds and give useful advice. The number of funds that specialize in small companies; Those that look for growth; Those that are value investors; The real money in growth funds; A chart giving the best buys in the small-cap valu...
Source(s):Forbes. 7/28/1997, Vol. 160 Issue 2, p234-237. 4p. 1 Color Photograph, 1 Chart.
- Christy, John H.
Abstract:Points out that investors in foreign stocks have generally received higher returns than those who limited their investment to United States markets. Chart of 100 international stocks seen as good values, detailed as to recent price in US price, P/E ra...
Source(s):Forbes. 7/28/1997, Vol. 160 Issue 2, p134-138. 4p. 27 Color Photographs.
Abstract:Reports on the top billionaires in the United States as of 1997 and comments on how commonplace it has become to make a billion dollars. William H. Gates III, Walton family, Warren E. Buffett, Hass family, Forrest Edward Mars Sr. and family, Samuel I....
Source(s):Forbes. 7/28/1997, Vol. 160 Issue 2, p182-212. 16p. 17 Color Photographs, 18 Charts, 45 Graphs.
Abstract:Displays charts and graphs of economic statistics for 15 countries. Includes venture capital, economic policies, personal and corporate taxes; Price-to-earnings ratios, market valuations, year-to-date price changes; Country statistics of population, g...
Source(s):Forbes. 7/28/1997, Vol. 160 Issue 2, p178-181. 4p. 2 Color Photographs, 6 Charts, 2 Graphs.
- Hardy, Eric S.
Abstract:Presents information on foreign countries and companies economic performance. Chart of the 25 largest public foreign companies and the top 50 companies in the world as of July 1997; Discussion on the methods used to create the charts; Western Europe, ...
Source(s):Forbes. 1/27/1997, Vol. 159 Issue 2, p42-45. 4p. 1 Color Photograph, 2 Charts.
- Morgenson, Gretchen
Abstract:Looks at high-technology stocks. Figures on the 1995 performance of these stocks; The 1996 sales growth of these stocks being half the rate of 1995; 1996 earnings below 1995's; Why a crack in technology stocks will have greater impact than in 1983; Ot...
Source(s):Forbes. 8/13/2007, Vol. 180 Issue 3, p72-78. 4p.
- Ebeling, Ashlea
Abstract:The article examines how U.S. state tax laws can affect the financial plans of retired persons. Almost all states now offer at least some favorable treatment for retirees. Depending on an individual's personal financial situation and sources of income,...
Source(s):Forbes. 6/5/2006, Vol. 177 Issue 12, p175-178. 4p. 4 Charts, 1 Graph.
Abstract:This article offers advice for investing in new and developing issues. By investing in one developing issue, one would be more likely than not to do worse than the market. Buy a lot and you are likely to beat the market. Such is the somewhat paradoxica...
Source(s):Forbes. 3/13/2006, Vol. 177 Issue 5, p75-78. 4p. 3 Color Photographs, 4 Charts, 1 Graph.
Abstract:The article reports on the market's returning faith in initial public offerings. Many companies in the new-issues market are seeing IPO prices of nearly 30% above the stock range first listed in their offering prospectuses. Companies like Priceline.com...