With higher interest rates looming, investors are about to get schooled in the difference between investing in individual bonds vs. bond funds.» Read More
Investors' increasing global exposure is making currency volatility a key concern. There are strategies to hedge against swings and protect gains.
Almost half of Americans still believe a savings account is a better way to save for college than a 529 plan, and that's a costly misconception.
Chinese IPOs are lining up to list on U.S. exchanges. Forget the hype, check to be sure the companies are not involved in related-party transactions.
Today BRIC and EMEA funds typically have 15 percent to 25 percent of their portfolios invested in Russia. Are you a global investor at risk?
These illiquid investments have been popular long-term plays for institutions and are now available to the little guy. But they come with risks.
Investors are riding the dividend rally. But experts caution they should steer clear of high-yielding stocks sensitive to rising interest rates.
With the growing number of calls for a significant stock market pullback ahead, one area likely to start seeing investor inflows is commodities.
Investors are jumping back into the real estate market and reaping big payoffs in distressed properties, home rentals and multi-apartment dwellings.
New investment strategies are emerging as rush to stocks continues. What's hot: ETFs, blockbuster and alternative funds, and smart global plays.
The NYSE is buzzing about this metric. Is it nearing a peak? And what's the scariest part? Tom Kee from Stock Traders Daily crunches the numbers.
Emerging market equities are poised to extend gains into year-end, said Bank of America-Merrill Lynch's fund manager survey for October.
Even amid Federal Reserve stimulus short sellers have become gun-shy as the market continues to rally making bets against high-flying stocks.
For those who have forgotten the pain the market felt just two years ago, following is a list of companies who were badly hurt during summer 2011.
U.S. shares are headed for a big drop in the first quarter of 2014, followed by a year-long period of stagnation, Societe Generale predicts.
Political uncertainty in the U.S. could lead to a perfect buying opportunity and an ideal route back into this year's stock market rally, according to one money manager.
Asian shares likely won't return much this quarter, but North Asian markets such as Korea and Taiwan offer opportunity, Goldman Sachs said.
A government shutdown is becoming more likely as Republicans and Democrats spar. Here's how to prepare yourself and your finances.
September has a history of leaving stock portfolios drenched in red ink. But this year it has bucked its reputation as being the worst month for stocks—at least so far.
The price of gold may be due a “last hurrah” after deflating earlier this year as an equity market rally made its safe haven status less attractive.
Mark Sebastian, COO at Option Pit Mentoring and Consulting, expects Friday's U.S. market session to be a "much bigger yawner" than most forecast despite upcoming job report and concerns on Syria.
Jonathan Geller of BGR says Amazon's new phone is a gimmick, and says it won't compete with Samsung or Apple.
Jim Cramer has a bold message for portfolio managers seeking growth in a volatile market: sell everything and buy Alibaba.
Airline stocks, typically terrible investments, have taken off, and analysts say there is still lift in the sector.