Corporate bond taxed?

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How is a corporate bond taxed? A corporate bond is taxed through the interest earned on the bond, through capital gains or losses earned in the early sale of the bond, and through an original issue discount. The aggregate taxes owed on each of these components adds up to equal the total…

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A buy signal for US stocks

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The third year of each US presidential term has consistently been bullish for US stocks– especially the first seven months. Since 1932, the market has returned an average of 17% between 1 October and 30 April, equal to a gain of 2.5% per month, says Jeremy Grantham of asset manager GMO.…

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