BlackRock’s Koesterich: 3 Strong Headwinds Hampering U.S. Economy
At Morningstar ETF conference, BlackRock and iShares’ chief investment strategist sees demographics, debt and wage stagnation keeping GDP growth in check.
Gundlach: Inflation Worries ‘5 Years Too Early’
DoubleLine CEO Jeffrey Gundlach says “the market is not terribly concerned on the long end” when it comes to interest rates.
PIMCO’s Gross Used $45 Billion in Derivatives to Lift Fund Gain
Bill Gross is relying on derivatives rather than Janet Yellen to raise his returns on government bonds.
7 Ways to Avoid Picking a Bad Advisor
If a veteran Wall Street Journal editor covering wealth management gets duped by his advisor, Eric Nelson says, what chance do ordinary investors have?
4 Tips for Tracking Precious Metals
While the relationships between economic trends and precious metals prices often make sense, sometimes obscure events can move these prices counterintuitively.
FINRA Warns About Investing in Nigeria, Lebanon, Other Frontier Markets
FINRA issued an investor alert, saying these markets have “heightened risks.”
What Would Scottish Secession Mean for Investors?
Moshe Milevsky, Niall Ferguson and Axel Merk comment on the economic damage, as well as potential investor opportunity, implied by Scotland's independence vote.
Gundlach: Don’t ‘Fight This Rally’ in Bonds
In his quarterly outlook, the DoubleLine CEO says forecasts of a rate hike are "almost comical" and holding currencies other than the dollar is "foolish."
12 Best States for Adjusted Advisor Pay
Low cost of living often offsets lower advisor pay in some states, while in other states high pay offsets high cost of living.
Why Low Volatility Produces High Returns
They say there’s no free lunch in economics, but investing in low-volatility stocks appears to make a gourmet banquet available at diner prices.