PIMCO, Fidelity Stung by Collapse of Petrobras’ 100-Year Bond
The two fund groups are among the three biggest holders of the securities, which have fallen 15%.
Nigeria Ripe for Change With Buhari’s Victory, Oil in Spotlight
Nigeria's new president has opportunities for growth along with many challenges to contend with.
With Oil Stocks Beaten Down, Is Now the Time to Buy?
As oil prices continue their decline, Guinness Atkinson’s Waghorn considers the investing options, keeping an eye on likely increased volatility.
Schwab’s Sonders: Bull Market Still in Optimism Phase
Schwab strategist says “we’re nowhere near the euphoria we see at market tops,” but “volatility is here to stay.”
Saudis Sitting Pretty in Global Oil Price Plunge
There’s still only one country in a position to choose winners and losers in the global market: Saudi Arabia.
World Cup and World Prices ‘Heating Up’: LPL’s Kleintop
The global soccer tournament is seeing more goals, and the world's central bankers are facing some signs of inflation.
The Contrarian Play: Emerging Markets Energy Sector
Emerging markets natural resource companies can be dirty companies, but they’re dirt cheap.
Brightman, Ferri Slug It Out Over Smart Beta
Is smart beta really better beta? Research Affiliates' Chris Brightman says yes, but Rick Ferri was having none of it at a Morningstar conference debate.
Nigeria’s Revamped Economy Poses Big Growth, Big Concerns for Investors
Opportunities and pitfalls still await investors in a growing economy.
Riding the U.S. Energy Boom
The U.S. energy outlook continues to improve; the International Energy Agency recently forecast that the U.S. would surpass Saudi Arabia as the world's top oil producer by 2016.