Gundlach, Ribbing ‘Second-Tier’ Managers, Says 3% Is Rate to Watch
The DoubleLine CEO took an apparent shot at Bill Gross while discussing his yearly outlook, which also predicted a stock selloff around Trump’s inauguration.
Bill Gross: Forget Dow 20K, Here’s the Number to Watch
In his January outlook, Gross discusses "the key to interest rate levels and perhaps stock price levels in 2017."
5 Key Considerations for Investors in 2017: Janus
Stable energy prices and renewed optimism about the U.S. economy suggest to Janus that new opportunities lie ahead.
Fund Flows in 2016 Break Records, Again: SSGA
Assets rose 16% above the earlier record, but two fund groups stalled as investors withdrew their holdings.
Bob Doll’s 10 Predictions for 2017
Nuveen’s chief equity strategist expects stocks will outperform bonds but peak in the first half of the year.
Harvard Academic Sees Debt Rout Worse Than 1994 ‘Bond Massacre’
Bond market is confronting the "perfect storm," says Paul Schmelzing, and debt investors face a multi-year period of sustained losses.
Summers Says Markets Underestimating Risks of Trump Presidency
Former Treasury secretary sees “extraordinary uncertainty” and says Navarro-Ross paper is “well beyond voodoo economics.”
2017: Most Volatile Year for Political Risk Since WWII, Says Eurasia Group
Among those risks, the breakdown of central government institutions, which isn't inevitable but possible, according to the global risk research firm.
DOL Tries to Clarify QDIA Regs on Annuities in TDFs
Can target-date funds that feature annuities be used as qualified default investment alternatives in 401(k) plans? The DOL tries to explain.
S&P 500 Ends Year Up 9.3%; Dow Jones Rallies 13% in '16
Meanwhile, oil has best year since 2009, as gold rises most since 2011.