- That awkward moment when an ongoing policy of buying back shares of your own stock conflicts with the CEO's mantra of the downside of the practice. Welcome to BlackRock. Larry Fink has been critical of the buyback trend, but that hasn't stopped BlackRock from buying back $275 million worth of its own stock on a quarterly basis. Oops.
- The housing market is being taken over by third-party investors, which could spell trouble. Gaining a bigger share of a shrinking pie.
- Turns out, saving too much for retirement can be harmful to your pre-retirement life.The more you save, the less financial danger you face.
- It's summer and it's hot. Maybe this will help. The moveable air conditioner, or a big fan.
Investment Insights: The Blogblog
Jeff Benjamin breaks down the game for advisers and clients.