Surge in Investment in ETFs Expected to Continue in 2018

Surge in Investment in ETFs Expected to Continue in 2018

Investors are allocating their funds more into ETFs and less into mutual funds.

It's a Spectacular Time to Own Mutual Funds

It's a Spectacular Time to Own Mutual Funds

Although large-cap mutual funds were big winners in 2017, small- and mid-cap names struggled to beat benchmarks.

Trump Tax Cuts Already Boosting Consumer Spending: Fed Officials

Trump Tax Cuts Already Boosting Consumer Spending: Fed Officials

Investors are looking for clues on whether Trump's tax cuts will fuel enough growth to spur faster inflation, which in turn could prompt the Fed to accelerate increases in benchmark interest rates.

Former Regulator John Dugan Finds 'Cozy' New Home on Citigroup's Payroll

Former Regulator John Dugan Finds 'Cozy' New Home on Citigroup's Payroll

Once head of the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency during the 2008 financial crisis, John Dugan helped Citigroup to get a big bailout. He has now been tapped as a board member at the bank, making about $300,000 annually to attend six meetings a year.

Jim Cramer Is Focused on the Long-Term for Nucor - Video Exclusive

Jim Cramer Is Focused on the Long-Term for Nucor - Video Exclusive

Jim Cramer gives an exclusive sneak peak at Action Alerts Plus and his thoughts on Nucor. Watch the video to find out why he is in it for the long-term.

What Stock Traders Are Wondering After Latest Federal Reserve Rate Hike

What Stock Traders Are Wondering After Latest Federal Reserve Rate Hike

The Federal Reserve raised rates three times this year, the most since before the 2008 financial crisis, and is on track for further increases next year with economic growth solid, unemployment at a 17-year low and inflation subdued.

Fed's Quarter-Point Rate Hike Wednesday to Cost Consumers, Raise Recession Risk

Fed's Quarter-Point Rate Hike Wednesday to Cost Consumers, Raise Recession Risk

Economic data look great. Growth is solid, unemployment is at a 17-year low and stubbornly low inflation is rising. So the Fed is justified in raising rates -- including a likely hike at a meeting on Wednesday. But Bank of America is reminding investors that a rate-hiking cycle is rarely painless.

Roth vs. Traditional IRA: Which One?

Roth vs. Traditional IRA: Which One?

Financial planners often fail to make apples-to-apples comparisons when contrasting traditional and Roth IRA wealth building.

A French Asset Manager Just Launched World's First Bitcoin Mutual Fund

A French Asset Manager Just Launched World's First Bitcoin Mutual Fund

French asset management firm TOBAM has launched Europe's very first Bitcoin-focused mutual fund, which is set up in France but available to investors worldwide.

Bruce Berkowitz Dumps More of Dying Sears After Leaving Its Board

Bruce Berkowitz Dumps More of Dying Sears After Leaving Its Board

The mutual fund manager is reducing his stake from 27% to less than 23%