TD Ameritrade interviewed two working professionals, who are both Millennials, to understand their spending and savings habits as well as their feelings about money.
There really is nothing better than celebrating the holidays with friends and family. However, with the holiday season can also come a few less warm and fuzzy things…like snow…and blistering cold…and spending. Read more
With the joyful frenzy of the holiday season now in full swing, the hunt for the perfect gift is on. But, not everyone is clamoring for a pile of presents under the tree. Read more
A new TD Ameritrade survey of more than 1,000 Americans born between 1981 and 1997 reveals that the Millennial generation may have more in common with their depression-era counterparts than their Boomer parents or grandparents.
Parents of young aspiring athletes are not only their biggest fans and cheerleaders, but also their biggest financial boosters.
A recent TD Ameritrade Survey revealed that sports parents are so invested in helping their kids achieve athletic aspirations that they’re often calling a time out on their own financial goals.
TD Ameritrade clients were net buyers of equities in September and the Investor Movement Index rose 4.37 percent to 5.49.
TD Ameritrade clients were net sellers of equities in August and the Investor Movement Index rose 12.15 percent to 5.26, its largest ever single month increase.
As summer transitions to fall, children and parents are gearing up for the start of a new school year. Students will fret over their first-day-of-school outfit and who their new teacher will be, while parents will experience anxiety over the cost of back-to-school.
TD Ameritrade clients were net sellers of equities in July as the IMX decreased to 4.69.
The IMX increased to 5.00 in June, a month in which TD Ameritrade clients were net buyers of equities, with exposure to the equity markets increasing for the first three weeks of the month and declining during the fourth week. Read more
The IMX recorded its largest ever single-month increase in May, growing 0.46 to 4.87. TD Ameritrade clients were net buyers of equities in May which helped to increase the Investor Movement Index. Because the IMX measures portfolio volatility relative to overall market volatility, rising volatility of some of the more widely held positions paired with relatively stable market conditions further increased the IMX. Read more