U.S. Stocks Fluctuate With Treasuries on Fed Comments; Oil Drops
U.S. stocks fell as the Fed said valuations for smaller companies in social media and biotech appear “substantially stretched.”
Agricultural ETPs Rally
One of the worst droughts in 30 years has damaged U.S. corn crops and keeps lifting prices higher.
Are your clients more Green Acres than Park Avenue?
According to Robert Powell's Retirement Blog at MarketWatch, if baby boomers follow migration patterns similar to those of their predecessors, the rural population age 55...
Out of the Lab
In talking about the advisory profession, and even the more rarefied wealth management dodge, industry pundits and other gadflys often make the point that it's...
The Money Factory
Buying manufacturing stocks isn't at the top of many investors' to-do lists these days. With Detroit in seemingly permanent decline, and the manufacturing workforce facing non-stop...
HedgeStreet Adds Corn, Soybean Hedgelets
SAN MATEO, Calif. (HedgeWorld.com)--Folks in Illinois with a drought-induced pessimistic outlook about corn and soybean production can now take positions based on their views via HedgeStreet Inc. HedgeStreet now offers so-called Hedgelets on U.S. Department of Agriculture corn and soybean production forecasts. In this case, the Hedgelets are "yes" or...