Defensive and Cyclical Swiss Equities Prove to Be Good Investments
As global uncertainty prevails and investors seek safe havens, Swiss equities and the Swiss franc have benefited and will continue to do so.
Global Dividends Up 12% on US, Developed Market Strength
Dividends increased almost 12% in the second quarter, according to a report released Monday by Henderson Global Investors.
5 Market Investing Tips for Rest of 2014
The strongest performing groups in the equity sector so far in 2014 could be promising in the coming months.
New World, New Opportunities
The world has changed for investors, more than most advisors might realize.
China Cracks Down on Foreign Pharmaceutical Companies for Price Fixing
A storm is brewing in China, as the country has begun a series of crackdowns on various industries for offenses ranging from bribery to price fixing.
Stolid Switzerland’s Different Path
Both the U.S. and Switzerland are pulling out of the post-2008 global economic slump on the wave of speculative bubbles. But while Washington is stoking its bubble, hoping for faster growth, the Swiss are working to prevent theirs from getting out of hand.
Wall St. Ignores Noise, Sees Bullish 2013 for Stocks
Wall Street believes that the world’s central banks will do their best in 2013 to force reluctant investors to move their money out of bonds and into stocks.
Best 5 Investment Picks for 2013
One thing seems clear about the market's direction in 2013: Investors seeking yield–isn’t everybody nowadays–will find more joy in equities than in fixed income.
Where—and Where Not—to Invest in 2013: Morgan, MFS Experts
Political wrangling in Washington will have a powerful effect on the markets in 2013. That begs the question of where–and where not–to invest next year.
Cocoa Shortage Boosts Prices on Record Demand
West African supply is down for first time in three years as grinders increase output.