Hawaii may be an attractive state, but Hawaiian Electric Industries (HE-$26) has been a terribly unattractive investment for young folks like you.
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DEAR MR. BERKO: About two years ago, our good friends of 19 years, who are also our next-door neighbors, hired a new money manager. Seeing as these folks tend to be very critical and often find fault with many professionals ...Read More »
DEAR MR. BERKO: Instead of renewing a $7,000 certificate of deposit at JPMorgan Chase for 1 percent about a year ago, we bought 200 shares of JPMorgan Chase’s stock from Fidelity at $31 because it paid a 4 percent dividend. ...Read More »
DEAR MR. BERKO: We are in our early 80s and in good health. Four years ago, we had $106,000 in CDs and money market accounts. Today we have $88,000, earning less than 1 percent. Our balance is lower today because ...Read More »
DEAR MR. BERKO: Last May, when visiting with some family in Wisconsin, I shopped at a SuperAmerica convenience store and I was surprised when the owner (he said he was a franchisee) told me that his store was part of ...Read More »