Results for "investments"

Displaying 8,064 results

Sort: Date | Relevance

Author:

Advice to drive your dividend income strategy

September 1, 2017

Build your portfolio of dividend-paying stocks to seek consistent income, not necessarily the highest income. Download transcript The views expressed are as of April 2017, may change as market or other conditions change and may differ from views...

Should you go short when the media says go long?

December 21, 2016

Just as most people think they're above-average drivers, many investors like to think of themselves as contrarians — level-headed skeptics fearlessly stand against extraordinary popular delusions and the madness of crowds. One favorite contrarian...

Vanguard targeting overseas market with active funds

July 28, 2017

Walking through Vanguard Group's headquarters in Malvern, Pennsylvania is a lesson in naval history. Paintings of the 18th-century ship that inspired the company's name jostle with seascapes and a framed letter from legendary British Admiral...

The idea of a President-elect Trump has sent the global bond market into a tizzy

November 16, 2016

The global bond market has yet to find its footing in the wake of the historic and surprising election of Donald Trump. Adjusting to higher inflation and more government debt. Exchange-traded funds were the vehicle of choice for most investors...

Best- and worst-performing emerging-market funds

August 19, 2017

U.S. open-end diversified emerging-market funds TOP 10 Name Current fund-level net assets YTD return 1-year return 3-year return 5-year return Net expense ratio Ashmore Emerging Markets Value Instl (EMFIX) $10,064,105 31.19% 41.24% 3.52% 6.70%...

The case for more U.S. infrastructure investment by the private sector

October 25, 2016

Both U.S. presidential candidates — who agree on little else — have expressed strong support for increasing federal infrastructure spending. The infrastructure investment sector is generally doing well, offering growth, income and diversification...

Franklin Templeton's Michael Hasenstab: How to navigate emerging markets

September 26, 2016

One question my colleagues and I are often asked is how we select which countries to invest in, as some of our best known investments — such as Ireland, Ukraine, Hungary and, most recently, Brazil — have not necessarily been obvious choices....

Calling out the Federal Reserve's political leanings

September 22, 2016

Has the Federal Reserve become a political arm of the executive branch of government? The new normal of monetary policy. The stock market has become an “Obama paper bull.” The SEC's case against Leon Cooperman, alleging insider trading,...

TD Ameritrade founder Joe Ricketts discovers a new love for Donald Trump

September 21, 2016

TD Ameritrade's founder has discovered a new love for Donald Trump after fighting to block the Republican's nomination for president. Billionaire Joe Ricketts is now backing Trump. Goldman puts a stake in the ground on the side of wage growth...

Alternative strategies boomed after crisis, but haven't been tested

August 15, 2017

Closing in on the 10-year anniversary of the start of the financial crisis, and the stock market peak that preceded it in the fall of 2007, alternative-strategy mutual funds linger like an umbrella waiting for a storm. Alternative funds, which...

Fidelity presents five scenarios for stocks

September 7, 2016

Fidelity lays out five scenarios for stocks. The most likely? More of the same. We lost a mutual fund pioneer last month. (He was also a star athlete, a soldier and a philanthropist.) John Rekenthaler salutes Ab Nicholas. Europe's banks are...

Pimco dismisses Bill Gross' claim a September rate hike is coming

September 6, 2016

Bill Gross claims a September rate hike is a go. But his former firm Pimco says, “Not so fast.” It's quiet. Very quiet. Stock volatility is so low you might be thinking about investing in a volatility ETF. But the play isn't as simple as...

A new risk playbook for solving the allocator's dilemma post-Brexit

August 12, 2016

June's Brexit vote was another reminder of the difficult road ahead for investors. The news jolted markets and sent advisers and their clients into yet another huddle session to adjust or reinforce long-term plans. While a significant event,...

EU tells Ireland to collect $14.5 billion in taxes from Apple. Good luck with that

August 31, 2016

The European Union says Ireland must collect $14.5 billion in taxes from Apple, which currently sits on about $215 billion in cash — more than the market capitalization of 490 companies in the Standard & Poor's 500. The EU's demand is likely...

How to start every portfolio with a performance advantage

August 2, 2016

Sometimes we are too smart for our own good. In our effort to build better and better portfolios we end up building bigger and bigger portfolios. We add more asset classes as “diversifiers.” We add more actively managed funds with esoteric...

Robos, digital platforms and human financial advice: What investors really want

August 8, 2017

The following is an excerpt from a new research paper, “An adviser's guide to understanding investors' digital DNA,” that was co-developed by InvestmentNews Research and Oranj: The emergence of robo-advice and robo-investing platforms in...

UBS to offer NextShares exchange-traded managed funds

July 13, 2016

UBS Financial Services Inc. will offer Eaton Vance Corp.'s NextShares exchanged-traded managed funds through its financial adviser network next year, becoming the first full-service wealth manager to do so. Additionally, UBS Asset Management...

How financial advisers can rethink alternatives

July 6, 2016

After an arduous 2015, plagued by disappointing returns and roller-coaster markets, many financial advisers hoped the new year would bring renewed promise of investor-friendly markets. Now, some sevens months into the new year, 2016 is starting...

DoubleLine's Gundlach signals caution, sets cap on firm's growth

August 8, 2017

Jeffrey Gundlach sees too much of a good thing — in financial markets and in his industry — and he wants no part of it. The co-founder and chief executive officer of DoubleLine Capital LP says risky assets such as junk bonds and emerging-market...

How should investors approach infrastructure?

August 3, 2017

Infrastructure provides the foundation of our daily lives. For equity investors, it also offers plenty of enticing opportunities. Improving and expanding the country's infrastructure involves more than building roads and bridges. While efficient...

« Previous PageNext Page »

1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 ... 404