Optimistic Fed Said Rate Rise Unlikely Before April
The Fed confirmed that being “patient” on interest rates means no increase before late April.
Will U.S. Win or Lose From the Oil Price Plunge?
If Christmas seems merrier, and Hanukah happier, the gift from Saudi Arabia in not cutting production amid an oil glut may have had something to do with it.
U.S.-China Climate Agreement Offers Investor Opportunities
Savvy investors should be aware of the potential opportunities and pitfalls this presents.
3 Takeaways From Oil’s Price Swoon: Searching for Alpha for December 2014
Are lower prices a boon or a bust for the economy and markets? Plus, how the indexes performed in November.
Frustrated States Push to Fill Small-Business Retirement Gap
Seventeen states are at some stage of legislating state-administered plans that hope to deliver retirement plan access to small employers.
Producer Prices Rose in 2013 by Least in Five Years
Wholesale prices in the U.S. climbed in December for the first time in three months to cap the smallest annual increase in five years, showing companies face little pressure to charge more.
Inflation Hazardous to Retirees’ Financial Health
While U.S. inflation has been low in recent years, many experts still believe double-digit rates are on the horizon.
Exploiting Attractive Resources
Natural gas continues to attract favorable attention as a key energy source for the United States. To better understand what trends are affecting the market for natural gas and stock in the sector, we turned to four industry experts.
Steady Returns for a Wealth of Investment Strategies
I’s been a year of contrasts in the U.S. energy business.
Tim Clift Says FundQuest’s Analysts Will Complement Envestnet|PMC’s Quants
Now chief investment strategist at PMC following acquisition by Envestnet, Clift says advisors can expect higher correlations through election; Europe already in recession.