Donald Steinbrugge, managing partner at Agecroft Partners, says commodity trading advisors that focused on trends and equity-market-neutral hedge funds did extremely well in August.» Read More
Rare earth prices are reaching rarefied heights. World prices have doubled in the last four months for rare earths — metallic elements needed for many of the most sophisticated civilian and military technologies, whether smartphones or smart bombs.
Just because a country's inflation picks up doesn't mean interest rates are about to rise as well - but currency investors can still make money. Here's how.
Managed health care stocks have been big outperformers this year. Insight with Charles Boorady, Credit Suisse co-head of U.S. healthcare equity research.
A new survey from Citi says the majority of entrepreneurs agree the worst is over, with Raj Seshadri, Citigroup head of small business banking.
Investors should look into high-quality, large-cap companies for profits, said Arne Espe, portfolio manager at USAA Investment Management and Charlie Smith, CIO of Fort Pitt Capital Group.
These mutual funds, also known as life cycle ones, take the hard work out of building a diversified portfolio. And judging by their soaring popularity, investors appreciate the convenience.
The big events of our lives often carry big price tags, and even though they're usually highly anticipated, it's difficult to be fully prepared — emotionally and financially. Here's some tips.Handling life changes takes prudence and planning along with perseverance.
A look at some large cap picks, with Arne Espe, USAA Investment Management and Charlie Smith, Fort Pitt Capital Group.
Stock index futures pared losses to trade flat amid a report on private sector job growth that was a little weaker than expected.
CNBC's David Faber has the story on Conagra increasing its offer for Ralcorp Holdings.
Strange goings on with hot Chinese IPO RenRen, set to begin trading this morning at the NYSE. I understand that the deal closed and priced this morning (it was supposed to price last night)—53.1 million shares were priced at $14 (about $743 million), above the price talk of $12-$14.
The Co-CEO of bond giant PIMCO, Bill Gross, has warned investors that holding US Treasurys is an “abdication of responsibility” in his May note to investors.
With the Teflon market refusing the take fright from the wall of worry facing investors, one analyst told CNBC the world is beginning to look like a bad horror movie from the 1980s.
Investors never learn when to take profits and risk tears before bed-time when the tide goes out, according to Pedro Noronha, the managing partner at Noster Capital in London.
Glencore is set to price its initial public offering at a level that will give the commodities trading house a valuation in the mid-$50bn range, below an average forecast of $62bn, according to people familiar with the deal. The Financial Times reports.
The risk trade is looking a little frayed around the edges. Traders are looking to this week's jobs data for answers, as worries about global growth reemerge. Economists expect the April jobs number Friday to be slightly weaker than last month at a consensus 198,000 new jobs. In March, 216,000 jobs were created.
Silver's shine is fading fast, and the market for the precious metal may have reached a top in a speculative, mad dash by ETF investors.
You say the name of a stock, and Mad Money's Jim Cramer tells you whether to buy or sell.
Caterpillar has had a mammoth run, with Mad Money host Jim Cramer.
Whitney Tilson, T2 Partners Managing Partner, reveals a new long position.