Do Indexes Matter?
One of the driving forces behind the exploding number of new exchange-traded products (ETPs) is the exploding number of new indexes. And since the bulk of the $1.1 trillion ETP marketplace is still linked to products with underlying indexes, advisors better know their indexes. Do you go with a traditional...
Research Senior Editor Ken Silber discusses the history of technical analysis
Research Senior Editor Ken Silber on the Gabe Wisdom Show of 10/11/10, Business Talk Radio, discusses Charles Dow and other pioneers of technical analysis.
The late Nobel Prize-winning economist Paul Samuelson, key figure in his profession and author of its biggest-selling textbook, wrote scornfully about "gypsy tea-leaf readers, Wall...
The Dow Jones: A Truly Unique Barometer
The Dow Jones Industrial Average was first published by Charles Dow in 1896 and followed the Dow Jones Transportation Average. A walk down memory lane reveals...