How to Measure Good, Bad Stock Pickers
ETFs that track industry sectors can be an investor's best friend.
Is Warren Buffett a Hypocrite on Taxes?
Hold the pickles, hold the lettuce, special tax deals don’t upset Warren Buffett, who's having it his way with the Burger King tax inversion.
Warren Buffett’s Huge Pile of Cash
When Buffett sits on more than $50 billion, it's time to worry about corporate America's enormous cash pile, Leonid Bershidsky says on Bloomberg View.
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.
Not All Dividends and Dividend ETFs Are Alike
All yield-generating vehicles, individual issues and ETPs have risks or vulnerabilities that must be understood.
Andy Friedman: Why Tax Reform’s Not Happening Anytime Soon
The Washington Update's Andy Friedman explains the principles and high political hurdles to comprehensive tax reform, last achieved in 1986 under President Reagan.
SEC Enforcement: Advisor Should’ve Just Said No; Filmmaker’s Funding Efforts Flop
An end-times video game company and former Qualcomm executive are among others in the SEC's sights this week.
Banks Turn Borrowers, Seek Cash from Customers
European banks have found a new way to bring in cash. They borrow it–but instead of turning to each other to bring in funds, they are borrowing it from companies that were once happy to deposit their excess cash in exchange for interest.
A Flight to Quality
A number of investors believe that the best way to capture the continued upside of the emerging markets growth story is to look entirely in the opposite direction and invest in the developed markets.
Will Stocks Falter with Real Unemployment at 18%?
Unfortunately, job cuts have affected every industry sector, and that's a sure sign that we are poised for a correction.