Financial Engines helps individuals who need sound advice for investing and retirement, and LKQ provides much-in-demand car parts, says George Young, portfolio manager of the Villere Balanced Fund.
07/29/15 - 03:59 PM EDT
The battle over active versus passive management is overdone. The real fight for investors is to achieve their goals, said Tom Hoops, executive vice president at Legg Mason.
07/29/15 - 11:25 AM EDT
Most financial communication is designed not to shed light but to cast shade. And it is intentional; unseemly details can be hidden in complexity.
07/29/15 - 08:36 AM EDT
Target date funds are becoming increasingly popular among busy millennials who would prefer to turn management of their retirement investments over to a professional.
07/28/15 - 02:21 PM EDT
Lyle Fitterer says that he likes the longer-term prospects for municipal bonds. His Wells Fargo Advantage Municipal Bond fund is up six basis points in 2015.
07/27/15 - 05:14 PM EDT
Although shares of Exact Sciences have fallen 18% over the past month, its cancer screening product Cologuard is already in use at the Mayo Clinic.
07/23/15 - 04:09 PM EDT
The threat of higher rates ahead has kept REIT shares in check in 2015, but these REITs have strong outlooks and are poised to do well, one fund manager says.
07/23/15 - 03:13 PM EDT
Adam Patti, CEO of IndexIQ, says that his company's approach with these new products will provide more consistent returns.
07/22/15 - 08:57 PM EDT
They should benefit from a modestly growing economy, Andy Toburen said.
07/20/15 - 05:15 PM EDT
Here are some companies -- and a fund -- that should benefit from China going green.
07/20/15 - 10:39 AM EDT
A food-service company, a broadcaster, a casino REIT and an amusement-park operator head Ari Sass' list.
07/13/15 - 03:37 PM EDT
Scott Rickards of Waterfunds says that the cost of water is exceeding the price. His company analyzes the cost of clean water.
07/14/15 - 08:06 PM EDT
The Federal Reserve’s massive infusion of cash in the wake of the financial crisis has created a new problem for the market in the return of volatility.
07/10/15 - 10:00 AM EDT
More curbs on margin trading will eventually calm China’s bear market while other relief measures pump money into it, pointing to long-term stability after a month-long fall.
07/10/15 - 11:49 AM EDT
Alternative or hedged mutual funds are gaining in popularity as investment strategists predict increasing market volatility with the onset of higher interest rates.
07/10/15 - 06:15 AM EDT