ETFs and Mutual Funds

ETF

7 ETFs and Closed-End Funds Yielding Over 10%

Most traditional investors love dividends. After all, over half of all total returns through time have been traced back to dividends. Some investors will go to any length possible to ...
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4 Stocks That Hedge Fund Managers Love and Own the Most Of

Despite struggling mightily over the past couple of years, hedge funds still have a ton of assets under management, an estimated $3 trillion at the end of the first quarter. ...
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IMF Calls for More Greek Debt Restructuring

Greece is back in the news. The good news about Greece is that they are not back in the news on the verge of an impending default, nor is Greece ...
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Stock Buybacks Appear to Be Falling out of Favor in 2016

When it comes to companies returning capital to their shareholders, the two general methods have been via dividends and stock buybacks. Dividends are a signal that income should remain healthy. ...
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11 Crucial Things to Consider About Warren Buffett’s New Apple Stake

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) was back in the news on Monday, but with a bright side for a change. Apple's stock trajectory and news flow have been less than positive ...
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Is Goldman Sachs Now Being Too Bullish on Oil?

If you wonder how and why economists and analysts can make changes so fast on their energy and commodities outlooks, Goldman Sachs might be among the questioning on Monday, May ...
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Warren Buffett

Major Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings — Including Apple

Being the wealthiest man in the world on paper tends to draw some attention. This is why investors and outsiders watch new equity investment positions taken by, or sold by, ...
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Warren Buffett

10 Great Stocks That Warren Buffett Should Have Never Sold

Warren Buffett is considered by many people to be the best investor of the modern era. Getting to be one of the world's richest men on paper may have something ...
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How ETFs and Investors Are Driving Gold Demand Over Central Banks

It is no secret that gold has seen a massive rally in 2016. The World Gold Council showed that the world's gold demand rose a sharp 21% to 1,290 tonnes in ...
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Is an ETF Targeting Millennial Trends Too Late to the Party?

There is a new kid on the block in the world of exchange-traded funds (ETFs). It has been a common saying for years now that there is an ETF for ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Is Now Raising Emerging Markets Over Developed Ones

How long have you heard that the global economic uncertainty and currency levels were bad for emerging markets? And how long have you heard that the United States and developed ...
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Brazil

Brazil Tanks as Rousseff May Avoid Impeachment

If you ever wanted to see how the outside investing world views a nation's leadership, look no further than Brazil on Monday, May 9, 2016. The impeachment efforts against Dilma Rousseff ...
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10 Stocks to Own for the Decade

With the bull market having halted its seven-year rise, investors are wondering which stocks they should be comfortable with and which ones they should be worried about. The reality is that ...
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Warren Buffett

10 Great Stocks That Warren Buffett Should Have Never Sold

Warren Buffett is considered by many people to be the best investor of the modern era. Getting to be one of the world's richest men on paper may have something ...
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Money

4 Jefferies Top Financial Stocks to Buy as Market Rally Continues

It seems odd that after what appears on the surface to be a true market rally, the major indexes are all just back above the break-even level. However, with two ...
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