Schwab’s Sonders: Moody Market Means Opportunity for Advisors
Investors need support to contain their urge to panic when the equity markets dip, the Schwab expert says.
Optimistic Fed Said Rate Rise Unlikely Before April
The Fed confirmed that being “patient” on interest rates means no increase before late April.
Bob Doll’s 10 Predictions for 2015 on Markets, Economy
The Nuveen equities guru sees a good year for markets, though more volatility, with the highest GDP growth since 2005.
Oil’s Plunge Bad for Markets, Good for Economy: Expert
There's "bleeding" into equities, notes Quincy Krosby of Prudential Financial, but few job losses in the energy field.
Janus Capital’s Gross, Scholes, Maris Open 2015 Playbook
Janus’ top experts don’t agree on every prediction, but they all see a volatile ride ahead.
Falling Oil Prices Leave ‘Pocket of Opportunity’ in Pricey Market: Morningstar
The fourth quarter's plunge in energy stocks has led to a surge in the number of stocks earning all five of Morningstar’s coveted stars.
Ruble Crisis, Currency Woes Weigh on Emerging Markets, but 2015 Still Holds Promise
Russia is in the midst of a full-fledged currency crisis, and there’s no telling how and when it will end.
Proposed South African Bank Amendment Could Challenge Investors
Investors looking for opportunity have flocked to South Africa with the country drawing the most foreign direct investment (FDI) of sub-Saharan African nations, according to Ernst & Young’s “Attractiveness 2014” survey.
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.
Koesterich: Expect More Volatility in 2015
BlackRock's chief investment strategist says the worry for Russia is that "an economic contraction morphs into a financial crisis."