U.S. sovereign bond prices have fallen slightly ahead of the second reading of U.S.fourth-quarter gross domestic product (GDP) on Friday.» Read More
Jeffrey Gundlach, DoubleLine Capital CEO, discusses the outlook on bonds and what he hope to hear from the Fed's Bernanke on interest rates.
Robert Rennie, Global Head of FX Strategy, Westpac Bank says that the Euro could head to $1.30 and even the mid $1.20s soon.
Our special report, "ETF Strategist," gives investors a better understanding of the wide variety of exchange traded funds, providing the pros and cons of investing in various asset classes and sectors that offer diversification. Starting with fixed income in February, look for a new edition the second Monday of each month through June.
A look at the best places to put your investment dollars during the current market rally, with Jason Brady, Thornburg Investment Management head of fixed income.
CNBC's Rick Santelli reports on the latest action in the bond market.
Is your IRA running at full throttle? Many people don’t realize that IRAs are not set-it-and-forget-it retirement vehicles. They need regular tune-ups to make certain they are producing enough to fund your retirement goals.
The long-term case for investing in emerging-markets is based on growing worldwide demand for commodities and the expansion of an enormous new middle class in those countries.
Baby boomers could stand to inherit more than $8 trillion in a transfer of wealth from their parents and, according to one estimate, more than a quarter of that money has already been doled out.
Is sitting in cash a destruction of value over the long term? Jim Keenan, BlackRock, discusses the advantages of owning high yield corporate bonds versus cash.
The good news is Americans are living longer. But the worry for many retirees is that they'll outlive their savings.
Edward Perks, Senior Vice President, Franklin Templeton Investments, explains why he is moving away from long-duration fixed income and into equities with a focus on dividend plays.
The markets are hitting highs and the VIX is at a 5-year low, but is a pullback on the horizon? Margaret Patel, Wells Fargo Funds, and Tim Leach, U.S. Bank Wealth Management, weigh in.
The government wants to make it easier for workers to convert part of their 401(k) savings into an annuity that would pay guaranteed income checks for life — no matter the ups and downs in the markets.
For most of us, retirement will be the shortest, most challenging period of our lives and yet few are fully prepared for this life stage.
In the second edition of CNBC's special report, we take a look at the volatile, yet lucrative world of commodities and what's in the sights of both bulls and bears.
Mike Materasso, Co-Chair, Fixed Income Policy Committee at Franklin Templeton Investments, talks about his outlook for the U.S. fixed-income space after Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke gave a cautious outlook on the U.S. economy.
"Delaying retirement leaves a worker with fewer years of retirement to finance, more time to save and earn returns, and higher Social Security benefits," says one financial planner.
These are the best of times for the world’s most ravenous borrower, the United States of America, the New York Times reports.
Robert Michele, J.P. Morgan Asset Mgmt. Global CIO, who oversees $140 billion in assets, offers his view on the markets.
Figuring out how much you'll need to retire — or how much you can expect to earn on your retirement dollars — isn't as simple as plugging numbers into an online calculator.