Zacks Funds - at Seeking Alpha - Mon May 25, 12:38PM CDT
Long-term bond investment had an impressive 2014 to the supremacy of risk-off trade sentiments in the wake of global growth concerns. On the other hand, short-term bonds had a rather tepid show last year on speculations that the Fed would hike... (full story)
Bill Bonner - Daily Reckoning - Mon May 25, 9:00AM CDT
This post Memorial Day appeared first on Daily Reckoning .
Manic phases in political history and stock history are compared and contrasted in this Memorial Day edition where we praise the people who fought in our wars.
The post Memorial Day ... (full story)
ETFtrends.com - ETF Trends - Mon May 25, 7:20AM CDT
Eurozone exchange traded fund investors may soon enjoy enhanced returns and value as European companies begin adopting increased dividends and share buybacks.
European stocks already offer more attractive yields than the U.S. For instance, the... (full story)
CFA Institute Contributors - Seeking Alpha - Mon May 25, 6:38AM CDT
By Vincent McCarthy, CFA So far, in 2015, the financial markets can aptly be characterised by increased volatility, in terms of both the average level of volatility and the greater frequency of higher volatility. In the first week of trading... (full story)
S&P Dow Jones Indices - Seeking Alpha - Mon May 25, 6:04AM CDT
By Craig Lazzara Second marriages, Dr. Johnson reminds us, sometimes represent the triumph of hope over experience . The same applies to many arguments for active investment management. Last week, e.g., The Wall Street Journal announced , with a... (full story)
Marotta on Money - Seeking Alpha - Mon May 25, 5:47AM CDT
The greatest rebalancing bonus comes from investment categories with a correlation below 0.85, but correlation varies significantly based on the time period measured. While most categories do not have correlations below 0.85, there are several that... (full story)