Unpopular Stocks Beat Popular Ones: Study
The hottest stocks are riskier and produce lower returns than their less popular counterparts, say Roger Ibbotson of Yale and Tom Idzorek of Morningstar.
Top Portfolio Products: PowerShares Adds Commodity Strategy to ETF Lineup
First Trust, Northern Trust, Cambria ETF Trust and ARK also launched ETFs.
Smart Beta Is First Among Equals in Schwab’s Book
Anthony Davidow may be unique among financial executives in managing to express a viewpoint in his job title: alternative beta and asset allocation strategist.
Bernanke Recalls ‘Panic’ During Fed Tenure, Defends QE
At Schwab Impact, the former Fed chairman defended QE, offered reassurance on inflation, cracked a few jokes and discussed his legacy.
What Low Oil Prices Mean for MLPs
How likely is it that MLPs will recover (and even outperform) after weakening tied to falling energy prices?
Capitol Book Club, With a Congressional Bonus
WASHINGTON - It's the first Tuesday of the month, and the book club is in session. Between bites of their lunch buffet, two dozen members leaf through classics, best sellers and the latest nonfiction. Unlike a local library’s book club, this event doubles as a Republlican fund-raiser.
Top 15 States With Best 401(k) Participation Rates
Nationwide, only 71.6% of participants have contributed to their workplace 401(k) plan in the most recent plan year, a new Judy Diamond study says.
Janus’ Bill Gross: Government Needs to Spend More
A bond manager embracing inflation or calling for government spending is far from hard-money stereotypes, but Gross argues they're necessary for today’s new normal.
10 Poorest Members of Congress: 2014
As midterm elections near, it's good to know which legislators have the least amount of money, and if it means they are more effective legislators.
10 Richest Members of Congress: 2014
As midterm elections near, it's good to know which legislators have the most amount of money, and if it means they are less effective legislators.