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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.
Markets don't like uncertainty, and there's nothing more uncertain than a world at war, but trying to time the market at such times could leave your portfolio a conflict casualty.
No one expects investors to make big changes to allocations in the final quarter. But with considerable gains in U.S. stocks, rebalancing into the European recovery may be a wise bet.
While most investors realize interest rates are going to keep rising, far fewer know what to do about it, according to a survey.
Markets have delivered volatility lately, but have funds designed to protect investors from volatility delivered? It depends on the fund, with short-term ones outperforming long-term ones.
Fairholme Capital founder Bruce Berkowitz holds a number of contrarian positions, including Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac. He expects big returns over the long term.
CNBC's Dominic Chu reports that U.S. hedge funds are closing in on record assets under management, with 287 funds that manage at least $1 billion in assets holding 7.5 percent more than at the start of the year. Warren Meyers of DME Securities weighs in.
Facebook's stock is rallying this morning, hitting a record high of $45. Robert Peck, SunTrust, provides analysis on the social media giant's upward move.