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INVESTING NEWS AND TRENDS Why it will take more than easy money from the Fed to keep sparking this bull market in equities Much depends on investors’ appetite for risk taking. High momentum stocks have been losing steam and this could be signaling a market peak The change in leadership appears weeks before the market turns around High momentum stocks have been losing steam and this could be signaling a top of the market Stock market valuations have been high for more than 20 years, and may never fall again Stock market valuations tripled in the 1990s, when there was a shift to a a “winner takes all” economy that benefited large publicly traded companies. Stock market valuations have been high for more than 20 years, and may never fall again The Psychology of a Stock Market Bubble Believe it or not, concern about a bubble is rampant at the top of the page. a bubble The psychology of a stock market bubble Warren Buffett could teach traders on dogecoin, GameStop, and other hot trends, a few things about ‘Mr. Market ‘Be skeptical of fads, fashions and trends and operate within your circle of competition. Warren Buffett could teach traders of dogecoin, GameStop and other hot trends a few things about ‘Mr. Market: A capital gains tax hike could sink stocks. This is how financial advisers and their clients can stay one step ahead. Higher taxes for the ultra-rich when they sell stocks would have a ripple effect on all investors. A capital gains tax hike could sink stocks. Here’s how financial advisers and their clients can stay one step ahead The Bernie Madoff scam was hard to spot, but this red flag was, and still is, a clue Look for inconsistencies between reported returns and what the strategy of a fund should realistically produce. to detect, but this red flag was, and still is, a clue How the pandemic changed investment habits for different generations The economic cost of the COVID-19 pandemic has changed consumers’ spending, saving and investment strategies. This is what you should know. How the pandemic changed investment habits for different generations Watch out for market bubbles Barry Bannister, Stifel’s chief equity strategist, offers a macro warning for investors. Additionally, Invesco’s Alessio de Longis defends value stocks.