Market of the Week with Dan Gramza: Silver Futures

Market of the Week with Dan Gramza: Silver Futures

Sustained strength in the U.S. dollar and global growth risks continue to be pressure points for precious metals, like silver.

Texas Fund's Soured Bet on Exotic-Country Stocks Takes Further Hit

Texas Fund's Soured Bet on Exotic-Country Stocks Takes Further Hit

The Teacher Retirement System of Texas lost 0.6% during the third quarter on its $14 billion holdings of stocks from countries like China, Brazil, Russia and Turkey. Such declines helped to cap the fund's overall return to 2.2% -- well below the average for U.S. institutional investment plans.

Sell Apple's Suppliers in Asia as Holidays Fail to Bring Cheer

Sell Apple's Suppliers in Asia as Holidays Fail to Bring Cheer

Apple suppliers' shares are approaching a 30% slide since the start of 2018.

Top Electric Vehicle Plays to Rev Up Your Portfolio, Including One Buffett Likes

Top Electric Vehicle Plays to Rev Up Your Portfolio, Including One Buffett Likes

Experts suggest ways to put your portfolio into high gear with EV investments.

Economist Perspective: Brexit Endgame in Sight?

Economist Perspective: Brexit Endgame in Sight?

Brexit has now gone well beyond UK's divorce from the EU.

China's Weak Data Could Not Come at a Worse Time

China's Weak Data Could Not Come at a Worse Time

All eyes are on the Fed now, and all Powell needs to do is stick with the 'gradual rate hikes' story.

China's Gear Shift on Auto Tariffs Moves Industry in an Unusual Direction

China's Gear Shift on Auto Tariffs Moves Industry in an Unusual Direction

It is Chinese car manufacturers, not U.S. ones, that are suffering the most with Chinese sales.

Closed-End Funds Stage Modest Comeback

Closed-End Funds Stage Modest Comeback

Emerging market funds lead November gains in specialty fund sector.

Studying Up on Arco Platform for a Potential Trade

Studying Up on Arco Platform for a Potential Trade

ARCE has been trading between $20.50 and $24.50 since its IPO.

December's Climate Forecast: Stormy Winter Markets

December's Climate Forecast: Stormy Winter Markets

Rob Isbitts, chief investment officer of Sungarden Fund Management, says the investing climate is "stormy," and investors still need to moderate their return expectations from stocks.