Trump Urges 401(k) Holders to Exit Stocks Amid ‘Artificially Low’ Rates
Candidate tells individual investors to get out of stocks like he did; says his tax, inversions plan will boost GDP growth to more than 4%.
The Real Reason Stocks Are Rising: Searching for Alpha for August 2016
Is it fundamentals? No. Is it politics? No. What about momentum? Bingo.
It’s Not Just Fees That Hurt Performance of Active Management
S&P Dow Jones Indices reports that most retail mutual funds underperform their benchmarks even before fees are calculated.
Global Investors’ Cash Hits Record Level: Merrill
Allocation to equities dropped to the first underweight reading in four years, according to the BofA Merrill fund manager survey.
GMO’s Inker Weighs In on Trump, Bonds, Brexit
GMO portfolio manager Ben Inker talks to ThinkAdvisor about the unusual market risk of a Trump presidency, Brexit and a stock bubble on the horizon.
Exploring Volatility With the Inventor of the VIX
Dr. Robert Whaley explains how to use the "fear gauge" he created — and how not to use it.
What the Fed Will and Won't Do This Week
The Fed's policy making body likely won't raise rates this week, but watch for some repricing of shorter-maturity U.S. Treasury securities.
Why a Falling Dollar Doesn't Always Mean Big Gains for Commodities
The impact of a falling or rising dollar varies among commodities because of different supply/demand fundamentals and other factors.
Top Portfolio Products: ARK Launches 3D Printing ETF
The PRNT ETF tracks the Total 3D-Printing Index, which includes 40 stocks in 3D printing and related businesses such as computer-aided design.
This Bull Market Is Powered By Your Indifference: Barry Ritholtz
The bull market really began in 2013... By that measure, this bull market is only three years old and could easily have a long way to go.