Finding Investing Alpha by Selective Stock Picking
Why I'm beginning to use some selective stock picking (think energy company Halliburton) to deliver alpha for clients, carefully following the wisdom of Benjamin Graham.
Top Portfolio Products: SSGA, Fidelity & Direxion Launch New ETFs
Meanwhile, Vertical Capital rolls out an MLP fund in cooperation with MAI Capital.
Are Actively Managed ETFs Really the Next Big Thing?
There are some benefits, yes, but also some drawbacks that mitigate the cost and tax benefits of traditional ETFs.
ETF Plans for American Funds, GAMCO Move Forward
The two groups will join a crowded field of exchange-traded funds. Both plan to offer nontransparent ETFs.
4 Investing Strategies Bogle Gets Wrong: Ritholtz
Vanguard founder John Bogle is an investing legend, Barry Ritholtz writes, but some of his investment philosophies need updating.
State Street Cuts Fees on 41 ETFs
The move comes just two weeks after Vanguard surpassed SPDR in ETF assets.
A Window-Dressing-Free Zone
Advisors and investors alike are advocates of transparency in ETFs for the obvious reason of efficient trading.
Momentum Stocks Stay in Vogue
The sectors that are hot right now suggest that investors are still happy to take risks.
Time for a BRIC Breakup
The inability of Brazil, Russia, India and China to collectively outperform peer emerging market nations indicates that something is badly amiss with the BRIC concept.
Top Portfolio Products: Janus Reopens Fund
Schwab expands ETF OneSource; ETF Securities rolls out smart-beta products