Shilling Sounds the Alarm: Investors, Load Up on Cash
The investment advisor and economist is worried about the continuing gap between market prices and economic fundamentals.
DOL Rule, Election Weigh on Financial Advisors: Fidelity Survey
Besides political and regulatory developments, advisors surveyed were also increasingly focused on interest rates.
Fed Sets Up Possible December Hike While Leaving Rates on Hold
Today's FOMC statement said the case for hiking rates has continued to strengthen and inflation is poised to reach the Fed's target.
Top Portfolio Products: Envestnet Introduces Climate Change, ESG and Gender Lens Products
SSGA also expands ESG products with two ETFs that help investors divest from companies owning fossil fuel reserves.
Election Guide to Markets: 5 Areas to Watch After Results Come In
Several analysts predict a stock market nosedive if Trump wins and potential losses in pharma and financial stocks if Clinton prevails.
Banks Amass $2.4T Hoard of Bonds as BofA Leads Rush
Banks are buying and holding more U.S. government bonds while they're simultaneously limiting lending.
Economic Growth Speeds Up on Inventory, Export Boost in Q3
U.S. GDP surged 2.9% in the third quarter, the biggest jump in two years and above expectations.
December Fed Rate-Hike Odds Slide Below 70% on FBI Clinton Probe
One trader explains that if Trump wins the election, stocks could suffer, causing the Fed to delay a rate hike
Munis Are a Big ‘Buying Opportunity,’ Bond Manager Says
New issuance in the municipal market is at record numbers, but will likely slow in November and December.
Bill Priest, Active Investing Guru, Ready to Pounce on Passive’s Mistakes
The Epoch Investment CEO explains why he thinks it’s “fantastic” that investors have poured money into passively managed funds.