Best Finance Tweets: Party Conventions, July 2016
Fear and balloons take the national stage. Meanwhile, Motley Fool columnist Morgan Housel puts it all in perspective.
Answering the Hardest Question in Economics
Do low interest rates cause inflation, deflation or neither?
Are ‘Safe Haven’ Assets Safe Anymore?
"There is no safety in safety," says Tiger 21 founder Michael Sonnenfeldt.
Wealthy Investors to Reduce UK Exposure Following Brexit Vote
According to a deVere Group poll of clients, 69% intend to decrease their investment exposure to the U.K. for the remainder of 2016.
Clinton vs. Trump: 2 Wildly Different Tax, Economic Plans
Moody’s economist Mark Zandi analyzes how the candidates’ plans on taxes, trade and immigration would affect the economy.
College Endowments Seen Posting Worst Returns Since 2009
Funds with more than $500 million lost 0.73%, Wilshire says; universities set to report fiscal 2016 returns in the fall.
Trump Urges 401(k) Holders to Exit Stocks Amid ‘Artificially Low’ Rates
Candidate tells individual investors to get out of stocks like he did; says his tax, inversions plan will boost GDP growth to more than 4%.
Kleintop: Why Brexit, Terror and a Coup Attempt Aren't Stopping Global Stocks
Amid myriad geopolitical risks, earnings expectations are rising, Schwab's Jeffrey Kleintop writes.
The Real Reason Stocks Are Rising: Searching for Alpha for August 2016
Is it fundamentals? No. Is it politics? No. What about momentum? Bingo.
E-Trade's OptionsHouse Buy Might Be Right Timing
Schwab and TD Ameritrade have already made big options acquisitions that now account for a significant share of their business.