Making the Case for High-Yield Bonds Before the Fed Rate Hike
The U.S. high-yield muni composite is trading at higher yield than Iraqi and Lebanese government bonds, which makes no sense and presents an opportunity for investors, says Richard Bernstein.
A Rational Wager on Greece: Searching for Alpha for July 2015
What’s left to move stocks if the Greek drama ends? All signs indicate a strong Q2, with impressive wage growth and an improving housing market.
Fearing Rate Hike, Wealthy Opting Out of Market
The Spectrem Millionaire Investor Confidence Index in June plunged to its lowest point in 16 months, Spectrem Group reported Tuesday.
Goldman Sachs Pays Fine for Roiling Options Market in 2013
Goldman agreed to pay a $7 million fine to settle regulatory claims that it sent thousands of mistaken orders.
Puerto Rico Bonds May Be Hiding in Your Clients’ Portfolios
Investors in muni-bond funds or ETFs may have exposure to those bonds, now trading around 64 cents on the dollar, without even knowing it.
Merkel Shuts Down Greek Bid for New Aid Talks Before Referendum
German Chancellor Angela Merkel dismissed a bid for aid by Greece hours before its bailout expires and a payment deadline to the IMF passes.
Greece Grabs U.S. Investors’ Attention at Midyear
Expect a big market correction as global tumult shakes out, says Lance Roberts of STA Wealth Management.
4 Experts Advise Investors on Greek Debt Crisis
Vanguard’s Davis, BlackRock’s Koesterich and others commented on Greece’s debt crisis and what it could mean for investors.
Bill Gross: 6 Scenarios That Would Threaten ‘Shadow Banking System’
That system includes asset management firms, says the Janus portfolio manager, who takes time in his monthly investment outlook to criticize former PIMCO colleagues.
More Millennials Buying a Home This Year
The housing market is on track to enjoy one of its best years since 2006, the National Association of Realtors predicts.