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.
Hussman: U.S. Now a ‘Ponzi Economy’
Portfolio manager John Hussman warns the U.S. has become a "Ponzi economy," buckling at its productive core even while maintaining a deceptive appearance of prosperity.
Rob Arnott, Milton Ezrati: Where’s the Investment Risk in 2014?
Envestnet gathered a panel of big-name investing experts to explore what’s ahead for bonds, equities and demographics at home and abroad.
The Economy’s Ominous Parallel: The Year 1913
Century-old developments have disturbing counterparts today.
PIMCO’s Gross Calls for Tax Hike on Rich, Laments 1% ‘Scrooges’
Reading almost like an Occupy Wall Street manifesto, bond billionaire Bill Gross’ latest outlook says it’s time to end lower taxes on capital than labor.
Sidebar: We Have Met the Enemy
Individual investors have many enemies: high frequency trading algorithms, dark pools, rogue hedge fund managers, fat-finger traders and Fed interventions, just to name a few.
Jeff Gundlach Investing Advice: Hold Cash, Fold Stocks
DoubleLine CEO warns of ‘Pavlovian response’ when turning to risky assets.
Metals in Motion
Peter Schiff: Avoiding Looming ‘Fiscal Cliff’ a Mistake
Economic gadfly and president and CEO of Euro Pacific Capital comes out strong in response to the IMF’s latest report on the global economy.
Fed Merely ‘Throwing a Bone’ to Wall Street: TrimTabs Analyst
A TrimTabs analyst says that while the Fed talks about macroeconomic concerns, it is really just trying to manipulate markets.