12 Best & Worst Broker-Dealers: Q4 Earnings, 2014
Here’s how some of the biggest firms’ earnings compared over the fourth quarter.
Fed’s Yellen: Rate Hike Not Likely Coming Soon
FOMC will consider a rate hike on a "meeting-by-meeting basis," Fed chairwoman Janet Yellen tells the Senate Banking Committee.
Many Fed Officials Were Inclined to Keep Zero Rates Longer
FOMC meeting minutes showed diverging views over when the first increase may be appropriate.
Gundlach: Fed Raising Interest Rates ‘Philosophically’
DoubleLine Capital CEO Jeffrey Gundlach is also bullish on gold and thinks oil will fall further.
The Hot New Statistic Oil Traders Are Looking at Is 71 Years Old
The sudden interest in Houston-based Baker Hughes’ rig counts shows how desperate traders have become to find the bottom of the oil market.
Get Ready for $10 Oil
Global demand remains weak, output is growing and OPEC’s power is eroding, columnist Gary Shilling warns.
Brazil’s Petrobras: A Buying Opportunity?
The disappointing choice of Banco do Brasil chief Bendine to head oil company Petrobras has darkened sentiment on Petrobras, Brazil and the Brazilian markets.
Axel Merk: All Roads Lead to Gold
Negative real rates, the risks of holding cash and coming market instability are among the factors suggesting an increased allocation to the precious metal.
6 Energy Myths Debunked
Michael A. Levi of the Council on Foreign Relations addressed some common misconceptions about the recent turmoil in the energy markets.
Advisor Barred for Claiming Fund Was ‘SEC Approved’
“Registration does not mean approval, and the regulators view any suggestion to the contrary as materially misleading,” Cipperman Compliance points out.