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TD Ameritrade launches all-night trading for ETFs

January 22, 2018

Stock traders who want to pull all-nighters can now do so through TD Ameritrade Holding Corp. The second-biggest discount broker now lets customers buy and sell 12 U.S. exchange-traded funds 24 hours a day on weekdays. Clients in Asia will be...

Are you walking into a TDF trap?

January 22, 2018

Few investment products currently garner more attention than target date funds. Launched 30 years ago, TDFs are the most common qualified default investment alternative used in 401(k)s today, and they claim a sizable portion of the average investor's...

Blockchain ETFs launch after bitcoin rout

January 19, 2018

The mutual fund industry has a long history of rolling out new specialty funds at precisely the wrong time, and the latest round of blockchain funds isn't detracting from that reputation. Bitcoin, the most popular digital currency, saw its value...

Bond investors have more to worry about than a government shutdown

January 19, 2018

Bond yields have marched higher this year, and returns from bond funds have marched lower. Will a government shutdown make things worse? Probably not, provided it's a short-term problem. A bigger worry is a rise in overseas rates, which could...

Vanguard warns of 'idiosyncratic risk' in cryptocurrencies' wild ride

January 18, 2018

Vanguard Group's chairman is keeping a watchful eye on gyrations in Bitcoin and its rivals. "The cryptocurrency trading that's going on right now actually worries me a little bit," F. William McNabb said in an Bloomberg TV interview in Beijing....

Investment committee 'best practices' that help to add discipline to portfolio management

January 17, 2018

In my capacity as the Chief Investment Officer at Dynasty Financial Partners, which serves a network of more than 45 independent RIAs, I actively participate on both the Investment Committee of Dynasty and as an outside member on the Investment...

TD Ameritrade finds momentum in its new model portfolio marketplace

January 17, 2018

TD Ameritrade Institutional is offering a leg-up to do-it-yourself financial advisers who want to be involved in portfolio construction, but not so much that it's the only thing they're doing for clients. After more than three months of beta...

BlackRock's Fink asks top CEOs to reveal plans for spending cash flow from tax overhaul

January 16, 2018

BlackRock Inc.'s Chief Executive Officer Larry Fink is asking leaders of the world's biggest companies to say how they'll spend extra cash from the U.S. tax overhaul. "What will you do with increased after-tax cash flow, and how will you use...

Are your clients ready for higher volatility?

January 12, 2018

If you have watched the market in the past 12 months or so, you may have noted a paucity of panic. A minimum of meltdowns. A deficit of drawdowns. And that brings us to today's topic: Is that worrisome? If so, is there a rational way to reduce...

Tax bill SALT reduction could raise demand for munis

January 12, 2018

Residents in New York, New Jersey and Connecticut who waited in queues to pay their property taxes early and take advantage of an expiring tax deduction may be lining up in 2018 to buy municipal bonds issued in their home states. Strategists...

Energy funds rally sharply

January 12, 2018

As the Standard & Poor's 500 soars higher, there's another bull market bubbling up: Crude oil. Black gold. Texas tea. But before you sell the shack and move to Beverly Hills, keep in mind there's a whole lot of oil still in the ground and offshore,...

Bear market for bonds has arrived, Gross says

January 11, 2018

Oprah Winfrey's Golden Globe Awards pronouncement that "Time is up" for men who oppress women also goes for the bond market that's been buoyed by repressed interest rates, according to Bill Gross. "Bonds, like men, are in a bear market," Mr....

Buffett says tax law makes owning stocks more attractive

January 10, 2018

Warren Buffett said the U.S. tax cut will make companies more valuable by giving owners a bigger share of profits. "People who own the businesses, they now own 20% more of the domestic earnings," Buffett, chief executive of Berkshire Hathaway...

Stock fervor abounds as equities continue to rally

January 10, 2018

The sound of euphoria just got a bit louder. The new year isn't even two weeks old, and already $2.1 trillion has been added to the market capitalization of global equities. The market is verging on such overbought levels that not even reliably...

Best-performing international ETFs in 2017

January 10, 2018

International markets woke from a multi-year slumber in 2017, aided by a declining dollar. Among developed markets, Austria (55%), Denmark (32%) and Singapore (31%) all beat U.S. stocks. And among emerging markets, investors were saying “Thank...

Gundlach says S&P 500 will post negative return in 2018

January 10, 2018

Jeffrey Gundlach, the billionaire bond manager, says the S&P 500 Index will end the year with a negative return and is dubious of the long-term value of bitcoin. "All recession indicators are flashing no recession, which means it's priced in,"...

Don't Pave the Cow Paths… Blaze your own Path

January 9, 2018

“They just keep paving the cow paths!” I first heard this phrase over a decade ago in Boston, where every day I would commute to work through twisting, potholed, impossibly crowded roads. A colleague, a Boston native, explained the legend...

Brokerage stocks still have room to run: analyst

January 8, 2018

The stocks of smaller, mid-cap brokers, most notably LPL Financial Holdings Inc., and electronic trading firms have the greatest potential valuation upside in 2018. Various policy tailwinds and economic drivers appear poised to give a shot to...

Inflation in 2018: How big is the monster under the bed?

January 8, 2018

Every adviser has a closet of anxieties, stuffed to the gills with brutal bear markets, roaring interest rates and blithering bitcoins. But one of the biggest monsters is probably insidious inflation, which gnaws at investment returns and devalues...

Growth of HSAs opens new market for financial advisers

January 8, 2018

The increasing popularity of health savings accounts is creating a new avenue for financial advisers to add value, while also adding assets under management. Health savings accounts hold nearly $45 billion​ nationwide, having grown from less...

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