BlackRock’s Rieder Fund Snags PIMCO Assets
Rieder, who runs the $4.1 billion fund, has delivered 7% over the past year, making it the top bond fund.
Bill Gross’ Wild Ride: PIMCO Total Return Fund Bottom of Bloomberg Ranking
The PIMCO Total Return Fund notched the worst risk-adjusted returns among 16 similar funds ranked by Bloomberg.
NFC or AFC: Can the Super Bowl Predict the Stock Market?
“It works more often than it doesn’t,” says Robert H. Stovall. Other market experts, including his son Sam Stovall, of S&P, are skeptical.
Buckingham, Saut, Stovall Share 2014 Stock Picks
The year ahead should be a healthy one for stocks, five top equity strategists told ThinkAdvisor.
Marc Faber, S&P’s Stovall See Stocks Taking Dive After Fed Surprise
"Total collapse, but from a higher diving board," or "springboard" to a stock rebound? It depends on who you ask.
Top Portfolio Products: WisdomTree Launches Small-Cap Dividend Growth Fund
BondDesk, S&P Capital IQ team on odd-lot fixed income pricing service; Direxion announces splits on nine ETFs.
Taper Tantrum: Markets Recoil, Advisors Scramble on Fed News
Whether it’s stocks, bonds, emerging markets or ETFs, investors want financial advisors to tell them how to protect their portfolios.
Top Portfolio Products: ProShares Offers Hedged High-Yield Bond ETF
Smarsh and NASDAQ OMX announce partnership; S&P Capital IQ adds to its ETF research lineup.
Concidence? Big ETF News Accompanies Big ETF Conference
The week has brought launches of ETPs on the Singapore dollar, BDCs and infrastructure, along with Schwab’s commission-free platform.
ETF Assets Reach Record $191 Billion
ETF flows reached $191 billion in 2012, Morningstar’s Michael Rawson reported.