As Trade War Hits, China Looks Unsteady as $1.1 Trillion Treasury Investor

As Trade War Hits, China Looks Unsteady as $1.1 Trillion Treasury Investor

Some traders have speculated that China might liquidate its $1.1 trillion of U.S. Treasury bonds as a way of striking back against President Donald Trump's tariffs on imports from the country. But such a scenario might hide the real urgency: The Chinese government might need the cash, according to the wealth manager deVere Group.

Checking the Pulse of the U.S. Economy: Too Much Debt?

Checking the Pulse of the U.S. Economy: Too Much Debt?

Mark Hulbert says the antidote to overconfidence is to periodically step back and assess the health of the economy.

How to Get a Top Job at Goldman Sachs - No Application Necessary

How to Get a Top Job at Goldman Sachs - No Application Necessary

Goldman Sachs doesn't make many acquisitions, but when it does buy a company, the founders often end up working at the Wall Street firm, as appears to be the case for Joe Duran, founder of United Capital.

Surf the Silver Tsunami With This High Yield REIT

Surf the Silver Tsunami With This High Yield REIT

The major growth catalyst for this REIT moving forward can be put simply: the aging population.

Brexit Talks Collapse, Pounds Slumps, as Prime Minister May Clings to Power

Brexit Talks Collapse, Pounds Slumps, as Prime Minister May Clings to Power

The U.K. pound slumped to a five-month low against the dollar Friday after talks between the government and its main opposition aimed at finding a way through the country's Brexit deadlock collapsed, setting up the prospect of a no-deal exit from the European Union.

A Top Stock for Income Investors After Huge Earnings Beat

A Top Stock for Income Investors After Huge Earnings Beat

This Canadian energy name has paid dividends for over 64 years to its shareholders.

New Wall Street Tragicomedy 'Schwarzman's Billions' Features Blackstone CEO

New Wall Street Tragicomedy 'Schwarzman's Billions' Features Blackstone CEO

The five biggest U.S. private-equity firms have raised almost $350 billion of 'dry powder' from pension funds, foreign governments and other institutional investors that must now be spent on everything from corporate acquisitions to business loans and real estate. The problem is, the assets have gotten too expensive.

Income Strategies for Volatile Times: Munis, Treasuries and Bond Ladders

Income Strategies for Volatile Times: Munis, Treasuries and Bond Ladders

There are an array of low-risk, fixed-income opportunities to consider for investors seeking shelter from a stormy market.

Royal Dutch Shell: Earnings Beat Shows New Projects Fueling Growth

Royal Dutch Shell: Earnings Beat Shows New Projects Fueling Growth

The stock continues to be attractive for income investors, especially those looking for high yields above 5%.

Stocks Are Having a Crazy Week - Here's What Our Columnists Recommend You Do

Stocks Are Having a Crazy Week - Here's What Our Columnists Recommend You Do

Four of our experts weigh in with their best advice.