3 Investment Ideas for 2017: Searching for Alpha for January 2017
While the animal spirits certainly have more tricks up their sleeves, there will be opportunities to add to the stellar gains of ’16.
Fed Officials Endorse Gradual Rate Hikes
Many Fed officials are starting to worry that they might be forced to raise interest rates faster because of inflation.
Solar Power Poised to Become Lowest Cost Energy Option Almost Everywhere
Solar power now cheaper than coal in many markets, a distinction will spread to most countries within the decade, says Bloomberg New Energy Finance.
Summers Says Markets Underestimating Risks of Trump Presidency
Former Treasury secretary sees “extraordinary uncertainty” and says Navarro-Ross paper is “well beyond voodoo economics.”
2017: Most Volatile Year for Political Risk Since WWII, Says Eurasia Group
Among those risks, the breakdown of central government institutions, which isn't inevitable but possible, according to the global risk research firm.
Deborah Fox: New Credit Crisis Is Brewing
The Fox Financial Planning founder tells ThinkAdvisor why she’s on high alert for another crisis and where the advisors she coaches need the most help.
S&P 500 Ends Year Up 9.3%; Dow Jones Rallies 13% in '16
Meanwhile, oil has best year since 2009, as gold rises most since 2011.
Equity Funds Rule in 2016: Morningstar
Despite some bumps during the year, stock pickers proved their worth, according to one analyst.
Uncertain Outlook for Muni Bonds in 2017
The municipal bond market may have a lot more to worry about than just rising interest rates next year.
Golden Era of Hedge Funds Draws to a Close, Clients in Revolt
Investors are up in arms as traders get rich on management fees. The million-dollar question: Who will keep earning 2 and 20?