How Fear, Greed and Ego Create Value
Investors' biases create irregularities in the market, which in turn create value and momentum, says Robert Bridges of Sterling Capital.
High-Quality Stocks Selling at Bargain Prices: Morningstar
There are more high-quality stocks selling below their fair value than there have been for the last three years, according to Morningstar.
Fed’s Fischer Leaves Door Open for September Rate Hike
Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer left open the option of an interest rate increase next month. Other officials are divided on whether to wait.
Top Portfolio Products: New Muni Bond Fund From Vanguard, Market Neutral Stock Fund From Hatteras
Also, Envestnet added a CLS Investments strategy to its network, and Guardian Retirement Solutions expanded its investment option lineup.
Advisors’ 4 Biggest Concerns: Eaton Vance
Nearly three-quarters of advisors report at least some concern about a near-term increase in interest rates, according to an Eaton Vance survey.
MLP Distributions Not Tied to Oil Prices: Experts
In the past 12 months, midstream MLPs have boosted distributions 7.5%, despite the rapidly falling price of crude.
BlackRock Snaps Up FutureAdvisor: Could Wealthfront or Betterment Be Next?
As the fifth-largest robo-advisor is bought, “all eyes are now on Wealthfront and Betterment” as the next acquisition target, advisor techie Bill Winterberg says.
Government Shutdown Fight May Hinge on Planned Parenthood
Looming fiscal deadlines will spark “intense drama and brinkmanship,” says PIMCO's Cantrill.
The One-Man, $1.2 Billion ETF Shop
Andrew Chanin's PureFunds ISE Cyber Security ETF has had one of the fastest ascents in history.
S&P/Case-Shiller Reports Home Prices Rose Again in June
Potential spoilers of the upward trend: a Fed rate rise and volatility in the stock market.