Benchmark by Catarina Saravia
The Federal Reserve is expected, sooner or later, to raise its key interest rate for a second time since the financial crisis — a feat not in sight for other major developed-nation central banks. It'll depend on if... view full article >>
CNN by Walter Updegrave
I'm looking to retire soon and a financial adviser wants me to invest half of my $700,000 401(k) balance in an annuity. I'm wary of doing that as the annuity's annual fees total almost 3% and I'm also already eligible for a ... view full article >>
by Bloomberg News
China’s stock investors are making a $305 million bet on the nation’s military complex.
That’s the total that Guotai Asset Management Co., GF Fund Management Co. and Fortune SG Fund Management Co. raised since July from ... view full article >>
Reuters by Devika Krishna Kumar
Oil prices were largely unchanged on Friday in a volatile session, as traders reacted to comments from Fed Chair Janet Yellen and reports of missile activity in Saudi Arabia.
The market was taking its cues from t... view full article >>
Kiplinger by Wayne Duggan
There’s no question that dividends can be a powerful part of any long-term investor’s portfolio. There are very few things that are guaranteed in the investing world, but the best dividend stocks always come thro... view full article >>
Weekly Market Commentary
August 22, 2016
Last week, Wall Street was speculating about monetary policy with the enthusiasm of commentators trying to predict who will bring home Olympic gold.
The Federal Open Market Commi... view full article >>