Bull Kiesel, Bear Shilling Clash Over Housing
"If housing goes down 20%, I will back up the truck and likely PIMCO will, too," Kiesel says. Shilling predicts "recessionary kinds of things" in the next three to four years.
Top 10 Wealth Zones With the Most Advisors
In the second slideshow on these Wealth Zones, devised by AdvisorOne research, residents also have high incomes but with a lot of advisors among them.
Top 10 Wealth Zones With Fewest Advisors
These Wealth Zones, devised by AdvisorOne research, have residents with high incomes but few advisors among them.
If Demographics Is Destiny, Economy Is Already Declining: Data Guru Short
If a picture could tell a thousand words, Advisor Perspectives’ Doug Short, speaking at the RIIA’s spring conference, probably hit the trillion mark.
CBO Report: Wealthiest Americans’ Income Growth Outpaces Middle Class
The CBO reports that the richest 1% of Americans have been getting far richer over the last three decades while the middle class and poor have seen their after-tax household income crawl up in comparison.
Hispanics Suffer Most in Wealth Decline, Pew Says
Household wealth fell far more sharply among minorities than in white households, according to data analyzed by the Pew Research Center, with Hispanics taking the brunt of losses.
A Long-Term Care Primer: The Need and the LTCI Option
The need is great now and will only grow greater. Insurers are beginning to step up.
Is Inflation on the Way? Advisor Briefing for the Week of May 9, 2011
Top market-moving news this week: measures of inflation, along with multiple congressional hearings.
Congress and Spending and Jobs—Advisor Briefing for the Week of May 2, 2011
Moving markets this week: budget and deficit talks and the jobs report. Attracting advisors this week: RJ annual conference and FPA retreat.
Bernanke Meets the Press: What’s Next for the Fed?—Advisor Briefing for the Week of April 25, 2011
Market-moving news of the week: big oil earnings, but FOMC meets followed by Chairman Bernanke's inaugural press conference.