The Value of Using Trailing Stop Orders: A How-To
TSOs can play a key role in protecting a portfolio if you use them correctly.
Emerging-Market Crises Show Way for Russia: El-Erian
Russia must take plenty of action and change course on Ukraine as well, the economist argues.
No Room for Feelings in the Market
I want to discuss the rather annoying tendency of commentators to extrapolate market sentiment to well, infinity and beyond.
In Search of the Best Financial Planning Software: A Road Block
I really like Thomson Reuter’s portfolio management platform, but if an agreement can’t be reached with my custodian, TradePMR, I’ll have some decisions to make.
4 Predictions by Billionaires for 2015: Soros, Icahn, Others
Based on shareholder letters and other writings from George Soros, Carl Icahn, Steve Mandel and other billionaire investors, here are four things to expect.
Bonds: Getting Premium at the Cost of Regular
Why a premium bond may be more valuable than a bond at par, at no greater cost to the investor.
Can Wall Street and Main Street Be Aligned?
Positive employment news could do more than just spur growth in the U.S. economy, Mohamed El-Erian writes.
With New Year, Financial Advisors Will Need New Approach
One critical strategy that I see taking hold in 2015 is “investor/advisor alignment.”
3 Takeaways From Oil’s Price Swoon: Searching for Alpha for December 2014
Are lower prices a boon or a bust for the economy and markets? Plus, how the indexes performed in November.
Ritholtz: The Black Friday Hoax
Industry predictions of holiday sales range from wild guesses to complete fabrications, Barry Ritholtz writes.