5 Things Home Depot Wants You to Know

5 Things Home Depot Wants You to Know
Home Depot (NYSE: HD) executives were thrilled with the third-quarter performance they recently announced, and not just because natural disasters pushed sales growth to its highest rate in years . The retailer’s core business also logged healthy customer traffic trends. Profits are rising, too, and the home improvement giant sees growing opportunities ahead for increasing overall shareholder returns. Below are... Read More

Social Security at Age 65: 3 Claiming Scenarios That Make Sense

Social Security at Age 65: 3 Claiming Scenarios That Make Sense
As of September, more than 61 million people were receiving Social Security benefits each month — 68% of which were retired workers. For a majority of these retirees, Social Security accounts for more than half of their monthly income, making it arguably America’s most vital program. For seniors, there’s perhaps no decision more important than when they decide to claim... Read More

3 Value Stocks for Retirement

3 Value Stocks for Retirement
Investing in stocks during retirement might sound risky at first. However, you can minimize that risk by focusing on the highest-quality stocks selling at a discount to their true long-term value. Of course, finding those stocks is easier said than done. So we asked three top Motley Fool investors to each pick a value stock that they believe retirees can... Read More