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1 hr ago | NewsOK.com
The term "investor class" is sometimes used to describe people who invest in stocks to make money.
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5 hrs ago | Wall Street Journal
U.S. food prices are on the rise, raising a sensitive question: When the cost of a hamburger patty soars, does it count as inflation? It does to everyone who eats, especially poorer Americans, for whom food costs are a large portion of income.
8 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha
July has been a less than rewarding month to Master Limited Partnerships investors, who have experienced significant volatility as the benchmark index has dipped -2.9% only to recover to -1.9% for the month and -0.61% for the week.
12 hrs ago | USA Today
So baby boomers, heading into retirement and leery of risk, will unload their stocks - and deflate the equities market for a long time, right? Don't bet on that.
17 hrs ago | Daily Mail
Deposit schemes at a leading alternative lender that offer savers far higher interest than orthodox savings accounts have been rated 'not much riskier than saving at a bank'.
The legendary investor Leon Levy always told me the best business in America was investing other people's money.
Harish Naik , 59, works in a public sector undertaking. He recently invested a major part of his savings in debt mutual funds, given that capital gains arising from transfer of units held for more than a year on such funds is low compared to other investment avenues such as banks.
Do you own a poorly performing mutual fund? Next year, it might be at the top of the category.
Mutual funds that try to emulate hedge funds. Exchange-traded funds that use borrowed money to jack up their bets.
Your investment portfolio is really a reflection of who you are. Put another way, it's a personal statement about how you approach financial risk , investment cost and taxes.
Hedge funds and investors in distressed municipal debt are buying into Puerto Rico after prices on the territory's securities set record lows on concern that its electric utility will restructure its bonds.
An influential consulting firm has warned money managers that wirehouses, long the chief target of their marketing outreach, will deliver a negligible share of new money into products like mutual funds.
Most stock mutual-fund managers don't beat a benchmark index over time. But among those who do are highly active stock pickers See why this type of involved manager tends to outperform, and check out 10 stock funds that fit the bill.
The stock market reached a record high last week, closing over 17,000 for the first time.
In the next five years, there will be plenty of buyers for financial advisor practices.
At the beginning of the third quarter of 2014, only the Consumer Staples sector earns an Attractive-or-better rating.
Here's the latest: S&P Dow Jones Indices reports that fewer than 4% of mutual funds in the top performance quartile for three straight years as of March 2012 had kept their top-25% status two years later, by March 2014.
Updated: Sat Jul 12, 2014 10:13 pm
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