Vanguard to Switch Indexes on 22 Funds
The new benchmarks, to take effect in 2013, will impact more than $530 billion in client assets.
Top Portfolio Products: Motley Fool Fund Gets Five Stars
New products introduced over the last week include a new fund from Motley Fool, a new Market Vectors ETF that excludes financials, and a new ETF from Global X.
Best 5 Investment Picks for Midyear 2012
Investors worried about where to put their money these days have a number of opportunities to consider. Here's what the experts are saying about good investments in midyear 2012.
What Obama Health Law Means Now That It’s Called a Tax
Considering the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act’s broad reach, one simple thing is true of the PPACA’s potential tax and investment consequences: it’s complicated.
Sell in May and Go to Health Care: S&P Capital IQ
The investment chestnut “Sell in May and go away” was the basis for a webinar conducted by Sam Stovall of S&P Capital IQ.
Buffett Cancer Diagnosis Has Analysts, Investors Scrambling
The topic most raised was that of Buffett’s successor.
All Eyes on PIMCO ETF Launch
PIMCO launched its exchange-traded fund version of PIMCO Total Return in early March, and investors are closely watching to see how Bill Gross’ active management of the ETF fares.
Bill Gross Brings Active Management to PIMCO Total Return ETF Launch
With the launch of the PIMCO Total Return ETF, managed by Bill Gross, investors are closely watching to see how his active management of an ETF fares.
Mutual Fund Winners & Losers for 2011: Surprises From S&P, Morningstar
Take a guess on which mutual fund was the bigger winner in 2011: a pure emerging-markets fund or a fund that has purchased no new stocks in 75 years.
Top Funds for Tough Markets
The fund research team at S&P Capital IQ says that thanks to a nice market uptick in October, the S&P 500 Index was back in the black on a year-to-date basis through Oct. 28, rising 2.2 percent. The team’s latest report, authored by Todd Rosenbluth, notes that these market gains...