Investments

May 19, 2022

Discover a variety of investment options that best fit your financial goals, including stocks, bonds, and ETFs. 

Friday's Schwab Market Update Podcast: Markets Post Gains, but a Six-Straight Weekly Loss

U.S. equites finished the last session of a volatile week higher, but posted losses on a weekly basis for the sixth-straight time.

Schwab Market Perspective: Downshifting

The economy has slowed amid rising inflation, aggressive monetary policy tightening and persistent global supply chain crises. In turn, the U.S. stock market has weakened.

Weekly Trader's Outlook

Bargain hunters still being thwarted.

SPACs: What Investors Should Know Now

The speculative exuberance around special purpose acquisition companies (SPACs) seems to be over, but investors still have questions about them. They are incredibly complex vehicles and differ widely in size, structure, and quality.

We can help you build a diverse portfolio.

Conviction Remains Restrained, Stocks Finish Lower

U.S. equities finished in the red, but off the lows of the day, amid a choppy session after yesterday's sharp drop amid concerns about inflation pressures weighing on corporate profit margins.

How Traders Can Take Advantage of Volatile Markets

With a disciplined approach, you can learn to manage volatility for your benefit—while helping you minimize risks. Here are four steps to consider.

Tax-Efficient Investing: Why Is It Important?

Making tax-efficiency part of your investing strategy can help lower your tax bill.

Growth vs. Value: What Does It Mean?

Performance underneath the surface is sometimes markedly different from the action at the Growth and Value index level.

Market Snapshot

Liz Ann Sonders shares her perspective on the U.S. stock market and economy in this monthly Market Snapshot video.

Bulls Just Can't Get a Break

After looking as if U.S. equities may get a reprieve from the recent selloff, the markets turned lower midday to finish in the red in volatile trading in the wake of another hotter-than-expected consumer price inflation report.