TSP News

TSP Modernization Act is Now Law
The TSP Modernization Act, a bill allowing federal employees to make multiple age-based or post-separation withdrawals from the TSP, has now become law.
Hatch Drops Catch-Up Contributions Amendment from Senate Tax Bill
An amendment to the Senate's tax reform bill that had the potential to impact federal employees who invest in the TSP has been taken off the table.
Proposed Amendment Would Eliminate Current TSP Catch Up Contributions
A proposed amendment to the Senate's tax reform bill would eliminate current retirement savings catch-up contributions.
Bill Would Allow Veterans to Contribute Disability Compensation to the TSP
Recently introduced legislation would give disabled veterans a new option for saving for retirement utilizing the TSP.
TSP Relaxes Hardship Withdrawal Rules to Aid California Wildfire Victims
The TSP is temporarily relaxing its hardship withdrawal rules to help federal employees impacted by the wildfires in California.

Dow Jones Industrial Average

The Dow Jones Industrial Average Is a Joke of an Index, and Here's the Data to ...
Motley Fool - 8 hours ago
For 121 years, the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJINDICES:^DJI) has arguably been the world's most followed stock index.
The 30 Dow Jones Stocks - nwitimes.com
US stocks higher at close of trade; Dow Jones Industrial Average up 0.69% - Investing.com
Membership revoked? Veteran GE's spot in exclusive Dow may be shaky
CNBC - Nov 13, 2017
Some index-watchers are weighing the possibility General Electric might lose its membership in the Dow Jones industrial average. The U.S. industrial conglomerate's stock is the lone original component of the venerable blue-chip index that debuted in 1896.
Dow Snaps Two-Day Losing Streak Even as GE Logs Worst Day Since 2009 - TheStreet.com
UPDATE: US stocks close lower as tax reform uncertainties weigh; GE extends losses - Morningstar.com
Momentum Continues To Wane For The Dow Jones Industrial Average
ETF Daily News (blog) - 8 hours ago
The Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and S&P 500 (SPX) traded just above the flat line during the session in a narrow range.
Dow soars 168 points to record close on earnings beats by Caterpillar, 3M
CNBC - Oct 24, 2017
The 30-stock index closed 167.80 points higher at 23,441.76, hitting intraday and closing record highs. JPMorgan Chase shares rose 1.6 percent to break above $100 for the first time.
Following The Dow? There's Something You Should Know - Forbes
Here's How Far a Vulnerable Dow Jones Industrial Average Could Tumble - Investorplace.com
S&P 500 closes at record high, hits 2600 for the first time as tech rallies
CNBC - 10 hours ago
The Dow Jones industrial average jumped 160.50 points to close at 23,590.83, a record. Apple rose 1.9 percent and was the best-performing stock on the Dow.
Stocks Flex Their Muscles as Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq All Reach Fresh Highs - TheStreet.com
Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq end at records as tech shares rally - Channel NewsAsia

iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (I Fund)

A Big Move Into A New Ex-US ETF
Benzinga - Nov 3, 2017
Investors' well-documented affinity for ex-U.S. developed markets exchange traded funds (ETFs) this year is not limited to established funds. The iShares Core MSCI International Developed Markets ETF (NYSEARCA:IDEV) debuted in March and is off to a ...
A Deeper Look At The Cheapest ETF Options In The EAFE Space
ETF Daily News (blog) - Nov 9, 2017
The iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund ETF (EFA) was trading at $69.28 per share on Thursday afternoon, down $0.59 (-0.84%). Year-to-date, EFA has gained 21.95%, versus a 16.22% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period.
Cranbrook Wealth Management, LLC Buys iShares MSCI EAFE Growth, iShares MSCI ... - Nasdaq
Accuvest Global Advisors Buys iShares MSCI Japan Index Fund, iShares MSCI ... - GuruFocus.com
Investors Sell Shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (EFA) on Strength (EFA)
Dispatch Tribunal - 12 hours ago
iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund logo Traders sold shares of iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (NYSEARCA:EFA) on strength during trading on Monday.
Wealthsource Partners, Llc Buys iShares 7-10 Year Treasury Bond ETF, iShares ... - GuruFocus.com
iShares MSCI EAFE (EFA) Declines 0.36% for Nov 18
Weekly Register - Nov 18, 2017
More notable recent iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund (ETF) (NYSEARCA:EFA) news were published by: Benzinga.com which released: “A Big Move Into A New Ex-US ETF” on November 03, 2017, also Investorplace.
iShares MSCI EAFE Growth (EFG) Declines 0.4% for Nov 18 - WeeklyHub
BlackRock: Foreign Equities Make A Lot Of Sense Right Now (EFA)
ETF Daily News (blog) - Nov 15, 2017
The iShares MSCI EAFE Index Fund ETF (EFA) was unchanged in premarket trading Wednesday. Year-to-date, EFA has gained 21.35%, versus a 16.37% rise in the benchmark S&P 500 index during the same period.

S&P 500 (C Fund)

S&P 500 Surpasses 2600 in Record Year of 100-Point Milestones
Bloomberg - 5 hours ago
... change when prices start at a higher level, the ascent underscores the momentum in a market where nothing seems to have been able to stop, from North Korea to the drama in Washington.
These 17 Stocks Are Boosting The Market, Why Investors Should Beware - Forbes
Three Stock Picks From A Manager Who's Beat The Roaring S&P 500 By Playing Defense
Forbes - 10 hours ago
Not only has Abelson's Equity Fund outperformed balanced funds, it's also beaten the soaring S&P 500 over the long haul.
S&P 500 closes at record high, hits 2600 for the first time as tech rallies
CNBC - 10 hours ago
The S&P 500 gained 0.7 percent to finish at 2,599.03 - an all-time high— with information technology as the best-performing sector.
Stocks Flex Their Muscles as Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq All Reach Fresh Highs - TheStreet.com
Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq end at records as tech shares rally - Channel NewsAsia
Wall Street's Biggest Bull Sees S&P 500 Pushing Toward 3000
Bloomberg - Nov 20, 2017
BMO Chief Investment Strategist Brian Belski says the S&P 500 will end 2018 at 2,950, 14 percent higher than Friday's close.
Wall Street's stock market forecasters agree — 2018 will be great - Yahoo Finance
There's a new biggest bull on Wall Street - Business Insider
S&P 500 crosses 2600 for the first time
Financial Times - 5 hours ago
On Tuesday, the S&P 500 rocketed past the 2,600 mark for the first time, as all three major US equities indices notched new record highs in an otherwise quiet, holiday-shortened week.

iShares Lehman Aggregate Bond (F Fund)

AGG: iShares Barclays Aggregate Bond ETF
Investopedia - Dec 23, 2015
Additionally, bond funds help to reduce overall volatility in an individual's investment portfolio. Bond ETFs typically have very low costs.
iShares Barclays Aggregate Bond Fund Aum Increased by 1.17% Amid $600.46M Net ...
WeeklyHub - Nov 18, 2017
Today were released iShares Barclays Aggregate Bond Fund (NYSEARCA:AGG)'s weekly net flows. The ETF registered $600.46M weekly asset inflows for 1.17% increase, reaching $51730.24M last week.
What is Barclays US Aggregate Bond Index?
Motley Fool - Jun 8, 2017
Having said that, the main reason to use one of these ETFs in your portfolio is to make your bond investing as easy as possible.
iShares Core US Aggregate Bond (AGG) Rises 0.18% for Nov 17
WeeklyHub - Nov 17, 2017
More notable recent iShares Barclays Aggregate Bond Fund (NYSEARCA:AGG) news were published by: Fool.com which released: “What is Barclays US Aggregate Bond Index?
Bond ETFs Proving Extremely Popular This Year (AGG)
ETF Daily News (blog) - Nov 1, 2017
What are some of the drivers of the increasing adoption of ETFs? Simply put, we believe index investing is a good thing, with potential benefits for investors, who can build diversified portfolios at a low cost; for financial markets, by adding a ...

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