Energy Part 2: ETFs and Mutual Funds
In today’s challenging markets, many investors are turning to sector investing. The energy sector may be a good place to begin for two reasons.
Energy MLPs: Taking a Closer Look After the Oil Bust
Like Jon Snow on “Game of Thrones,” energy investors may feel like they know nothing after 2014, but here's what advisors need to know.
Commodities: Avoid or Add?
If there's one asset class to which most portfolios lack exposure, it's probably commodities.
Alternative ETFs: Always Know What You’re Buying
Another tip for alt ETF investors from a recent Schwab call: always ask, “Can I store that commodity in my basement?”
Get Ready for $10 Oil
Global demand remains weak, output is growing and OPEC’s power is eroding, columnist Gary Shilling warns.
Opportunity Amid Change: The Outlook for Energy MLPs
Five experts discuss demand for energy master limited partnerships, trends affecting the group and the role that MLPs play in portfolios.
Why Cheap Oil Is Here to Stay
Technology has transformed the energy picture, Alexei Bayer writes.
A Good Time to Invest in Commodities?
A few trends bode well for commodities investors, Mike McGlone of ETF Securities says.
Investor Alert: Malaysia Faces Tough Going in 2015
Malaysia is going through rough times and investors need to be informed. Its economy has suffered and the trend looks likely to continue in the year to come.
Hedge Funds Cut Oil Bets After Worst Drop Since 2008
“People are willing to buy into the market at these price levels,” said Michael Lynch, president of Strategic Energy & Economic Research.