Banks, Broker-Dealers Poised for a 'Terrific' 2017
Dick Bove and other analysts are bullish on large financial companies, and their BDs, for a host of reasons.
Case-Shiller Home Price Index Extends Winning Streak
S&P’s David Blitzer warns, however, that “home prices cannot rise faster than incomes and inflation indefinitely.”
Dow Flirtation With 20,000: A Ceiling or the Santa Claus Rally?
Brad McMillan of Commonwealth and Jeff Saut of Raymond James are optimistic over a sustained bull market in 2017, this one driven by actual earnings.
U.S. Consumer Confidence Jumps to Highest Level Since 2001
Measure of Americans’ expectations surges to a 13-year high after Trump election; more households expect better economy, labor market in year ahead.
Department of Labor’s 2016 by the Numbers
A changing administration portends a change in direction, but here’s how the DOL did in 2016.
The Markets in 2016, and What's Ahead in the New Year
Will the “Trump Rally” continue into 2017 or will it turn out to be a “Trump Bubble?"
Napoleon Is Dead! Wait, That's a Stock-Market Scam.
Financial markets have been dealing with hoaxes, frauds and fake news for a long time. The wrong response can be costly.
How to Invest in an Uncertain Bond Market
Is the bond market pricing in too many Fed rate hikes like it did a year ago?
2017 Markets: The Great Unknown
Investment Advisor's Asset Allocation panelists — Gary Shilling, Sam Stovall and more — deliver their outlooks for the markets and economy in 2017.
Dissecting the Donald Trump Effect
So what changes — revolutionary or otherwise — are in store for advisors and their clients under a Trump administration?