ETFs and Mutual Funds

Are High-Yield ETFs Worth a Look for Nervous Investors?

Even after a nine-year bull market and with stock markets not too far off all-time highs, there is plenty for investors to worry about: increased volatility, rising interests rates, the ...
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Video Gamers Rejoice: A New eSports ETF Has Hit the Market

The “future of sports” is here, and now investors have the option to put their money in it. eSports has been a growing phenomenon in the United States, and it ...
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How Wall Street Is Looking at Q3 Earnings Season, Sector by Sector

The week of October 15 to October 19 is when third-quarter earnings will fly into hyper-drive. Endless numbers of America's biggest and smallest companies communicating the most recent quarter and ...
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How High Will The S&P 500 Rise Before the Next Big Bear Market?

It is no secret that there has been a major bull market like no investor has seen in the modern era. The problem is that the end of the bear ...
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Are All of Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Picks Still Grossly Undervalued?

It may have become routine to say that the stock market keeps hitting all-time highs. Still, many investors find it hard (or even impossible) to win by investing in individual stocks. After all, the ...
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Avoiding the Next Crash: 10 Alternative Investments Outside of Stocks, Bonds, ETFs and Mutual Funds

It may seem hard to imagine that it has been 10 years since the United States was in the grips of the financial crisis. The crisis is over and the ...
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Turkey Finally Gets It With Larger Than Expected Rate Hike

Turkey finally decided to put on its "A" game. After having been way too slow to raise interest rates to stem inflation and a major currency depreciation, Turkey finally raised ...
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Joe Public Is Running Out of Excuses Not to Invest and Save for the Future

In order to have a safe and comfortable future, whether it's for retirement or just building up a nest egg, it is important to understand that very few people can ...
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Major Changes Seen in Berkshire Hathaway and Warren Buffett Stock Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its major list of public equity holdings as of June 30, 2018. This is the largest conglomerate in America, and founder Warren Buffett ...
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Will Zero-Fee ETFs and Mutual Funds Destroy the Profitability of Investment Managers?

When investors place money with mutual fund managers or invest in exchange traded funds and equities, they automatically assume that they will have to pay fees. These may be one-time ...
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Capital Flows Headed in Wrong Direction for Gold ETFs

Holdings in global gold-backed exchange traded funds (ETFs) and similar products dropped by 39 metric tons (tonnes) in assets under management (AUM) in July, according to the latest data from ...
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Gold and Precious Metals Moving Toward Lows of the Year

Gold has had a rough 2018. Despite some of the international trade worries and international suspense, the reality is that most investors are just not looking for the "ultimate safety ...
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Large-Cap Core Fund Managers Aggressively Buying Sector Leaders

To say that hedge fund and mutual fund managers tend to follow the herd is an incredible understatement and always has been. While publicly they sometimes seem reluctant to discuss ...
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5 Large Cap Growth Stocks Top Fund Managers Own and Love

To say that hedge fund and mutual fund managers tend to follow the herd is an incredible understatement, and always has been. While publicly they sometimes seem reluctant to discuss ...
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More Proof That Gold Will Absorb Equity Dollars During Stock Market Uncertainty

It is no secret that investors were looking for some sort of safety in March. After all, there were growing fears of a trade war, ongoing issues in Korea, increased ...
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