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Which stocks are worth investing in?

On the topic of investment grade investments, the latest installment of MTV Investing’s investment grade series offers some ideas.

According to the latest data, the market is pricing in the possibility of a 20% or more drop in the S&P 500’s index.

In other words, investors should expect to see a correction in their portfolio, but they also shouldn’t expect to be sitting on their cash for years.MTV Investing: How to find the best investmentsMTV’s Investment Grade Series offers investors the ability to pick out stocks from among the top-rated companies in the industry that have a chance to rise in value, while also looking at the industry’s performance.

Here’s what you need to know.MVIP: MTV Investment Grade, Part II: How You Can Be a Better InvestorThis second installment of the series explores what makes a good investment.

It covers the key elements to understanding the investment grade segment, including the investment thesis, the portfolio, the valuation, the risk, and more.

Read the full article here.

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John Hancock shares tumble, earnings cut

Reuters  (Reuters)  John Hancock Holdings Inc (JHG.

N) and its parent company, Hancock Technology Group, are cutting their 2015 adjusted earnings per share forecast for the year by almost $3 billion to $1.28, according to a statement on Monday.

The company also reported lower quarterly net income for the quarter compared to the year-ago period, to $5.25 billion. 

Hancock said it expects net income to be $3.8 billion for the full year, excluding items. 

The shares fell 1.4 percent to $36.30 in New York.