Top Portfolio Products: New ETFs From Global X, Direxion & Elkhorn
Plus, NAREIT rolls out three quarterly performance measures for equity REITs, and Forethought introduces a variable annuity.
How Long Is Long-Term Investing, Anyway?
Value-oriented FPA Funds offers a textbook definition that few investors use in their decisions, but would do well to consider, Gil Weinreich says.
The End of Mark Mobius’ Reign as King of Emerging-Market Stocks
The pioneering advocate for small, growing economies suffers a dry spell.
Is Portfolio Diversification Overrated?
Most actively managed mutual funds fail to beat the market, but so do so-called concentrated funds with limited positions.
Why Bond Bears Are Wrong
Any Wall Street pro will probably tell you there’s plenty to hate about bonds. Yet doom-and-gloom forecasts for the bond market continue to be wrong.
Will Energy Mergers Speed Up After Shell-BG Deal?
A Brunswick survey of oil and gas specialists found that 68% of analysts and investment managers expect more M&A activity but only 20% of bankers and lawyers do.
Top Portfolio Products: New ETFs Adjust for Rising Rates, Fluctuating Currencies
Invesco PowerShares and Deutsche Asset & Wealth Management launch products that focus on investors' latest market concerns.
Q1 Earnings Outlook: Grim Overall but Not for Financials
First-quarter earnings are expected to suffer the biggest decline in more than five years, but financial company earnings are forecast to rise.
LPL’s Final Four: Which Factor Will Move Markets Most?
LPL CIO Burt White looks at which factor will be the champion driver of stock returns.
Motif Investing, Pacific Life Partner on ‘Cause’ Motifs for Millennials
Motif Investing’s thematic investing platform targets millennials looking to invest in causes and issues they care about.