Housing Market Mixed: Time to Buy or Hold Off?
Does the decline in new home sales for June and downward revisions for April and May signal that the housing rally is slowing?
Are We Headed for a ‘Profits Recession?’
"Earnings forecasts have been coming down quite precipitously," S&P Capital IQ's Sam Stovall says, but we're not quite there yet.
Time to Buy Oil Stocks?
“There comes a point in which a group becomes so unloved that it begs to be bought," S&P's Sam Stovall says.
India, China Luring ETF Investors
Several emerging market ETF experts describe the opportunities for investing in emerging and international markets, like India and China.
S&P to Pay $1.5 Billion Fine to US, States Over Mortgage Bond Ratings
S&P will pay more than a year’s profit to settle suits that it inflated ratings on subprime-mortgage bonds.
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.