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ETFs & Stocks

The differences between Exchange-Traded Funds (ETFs) and individual stocks. ETFs are investment funds traded on stock exchanges that comprise a diverse basket of assets such as stocks, bonds, or commodities. On the other hand, stocks represent ownership shares in individual companies and grant shareholders certain rights and responsibilities.

Quarter 3 Updates

Forefront Research’s top pick portfolio Q3 performance values are now available. Our fundamental analysis indicates continued outperformance of the market.

Costco Wholesale Corporation (COST)

Costco Wholesale Corporation operates an international chain of membership warehouses, mainly under the “Costco Wholesale” name, that carry quality, brand-name merchandise at substantially lower prices than are typically found at conventional wholesale or retail sources.

Jerome Powell Needs to Hit Inflation Hard.

“It is the Fed’s job to bring inflation down to our 2 percent goal, and we will do so. We have tightened policy significantly over the past year. Although inflation has moved down from its peak—a welcome development—it remains too high.

Polestar Automotive: (PSNY)

The EV Market Underdog Polestar has strategically positioned themselves to be a key player in the EV market. Of the major competitors within the electric car market, Polestar have two major advantages the most fail to see. First, the company is backed by the Swedish giant Volvo. Second, the company has the last the last […]

Visa, Inc. (V)

Visa Inc (Visa) is a global digital payment technology company that serves individual and commercial clients, financial institutions, government entities, and merchants. It facilitates global e-commerce through digital payments and information.

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Credit Scores and Credit Cards

We live in a world of credit American Express made the first plastic credit card in 1959 and ushered in the era of credit. At first it was invented as a simple connivence and very few could even qualify. However, as credit cards have changed so has our mentality towards them. Without first learning how […]

Figs, Inc. (FIGS)

Figs is an American clothing company based in Santa Monica, California. The company sells scrubs and other products for healthcare professionals. It was founded in 2013 by Heather Hasson and Trina Spear, who are co-CEOs.

Quarter 2 Update

The second quarter report for 2023 is here. A performance analysis for companies and indexes previously selected, and an update on company trajectories.

Principal Financial Group, Inc. (PFG)

Summary Principal Financial Group went public in 2001 and is headquartered in Des Moines, Iowa. Principal offers retirement services, insurance solutions, and asset management services. Markets right now suggest that PFG is selling at $74.10. However, our calculations suggest that the projected fair value for Principal Financial Group, Inc. should be selling at $88.17 which […]

What Exactly Is a 401k?

Have you ever thought about retirement ? The term 401k gets thrown around pretty often and most people know little about it and less actually have a 401k. Interestingly enough through the Revenue ACT of 1978, the United States Congress created the first 401k plan because they noticed people needed more incentives for a retirement […]