Tag: Fund Markets

Why a debt-ceiling stalemate could push reverse repo demand to $1.4 trillion in next 3 months

Record demand for the Federal Reserve’s overnight reverse repo program could touch a new milestone of $1.4 trillion by year’s end, says Barclays rates strategist...

These money and investing tips are timed for a bull market that looks short on time

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Travel and leisure top list of corporate credit ratings in flux during pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has not only been disrupting lives and businesses around the world for more than a year, but also the credit ratings of...

Carole Streicher is first women to take reins of KPMG’s U.S. deals team. Here’s how she got there

Unlike most children, who want to be a firefighter or doctor, Carole Streicher, at 5 year’s old, knew she wanted to be a certified public...

Vanguard is beefing up its ESG staffing – are more sustainable-investing funds on the way?

Vanguard isn’t known for its broad suite of environmental, social and governance investment funds. It has just five available in the U.S., versus dozens at...

Opinion: 7 ways to cash in on the boom in videogames and esports

Like millions of other folks, I have maintained my sanity during the COVID-19 pandemic through videogames. To an older generation that may sound odd, but...

Energy stocks and bonds shine after brutal slump, even as Biden moves to curb fossil fuels

About nine months ago, oil futures did a crazy thing and briefly crashed into negative territory, marking a low point of a historic bear market...

Biden’s ‘rescue America’ plan is big. How its trillions could help both Wall Street and Main Street

As Americans hunker down and wait to get vaccinated, the toll of the coronavirus pandemic keeps rising. Its costs, both in lives and livelihood, prompted...

Corporate debt boom resumes as 2021 kicks off

The training wheels came off without a hitch. The lapse of the Federal Reserve’s inaugural corporate debt-buying program at year’s end didn’t hold up the...

Stock-market timing expert DeMark ‘confident’ S&P 500 surges 5% in next 2 weeks

Ask Tom DeMark how confident he is about his most recent equity-market timing call and he will imply that it is almost a no-brainer from...

Tesla joining the S&P 500 is ‘mother of all’ stock-market events

Wall Street will soon find out, as investors strap in for what could be a frenetic ride in equities thanks to electric-vehicle maker Tesla. On...

These money and investing tips can help you manage your portfolio — and your expectations — in 2021

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These money and investing tips can help you ride the stock market’s year-end momentum

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These money and investing tips can help you set up for the stock market’s ‘Great Rotation’ to value from growth

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Bargain-basement value stocks have been out of favor for years, with investors driving up the prices and...

These money and investing tips can help you ready your portfolio for the Biden administration

Don’t miss these top money and investing features: Americans have voted and a new president has been elected. Now comes the hard part. These money...

These money and investing tips can help you figure out which portfolio moves — if any — to make now

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She said Tesla could hit $15,000 a share, and then billions of dollars came pouring in to her fund

Elon Musk (Getty Images) Back in February, Catherine Wood, founder and chief executive of ARK Invest ARKK, -0.49%, made the extremely bullish case for Tesla...

Wall Street home loans aren’t looking great in this crisis

Home for sale in San Francisco, California. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Wall Street’s foray back into lending to homeowners with spotty credit isn’t looking great during...

These money and investing tips can keep your stocks and bonds covered in every season

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Corporate bond issuance off to a bang in September

Corporate borrowing is off to the races. Getty Images Companies wasted no time going back to the borrowing trough after the long Labor Day weekend....

The Trump administration wants to discourage your 401(k) from including ESG investment options

Two proposed rulemakings from the Labor Department in the past eight weeks would largely gut sustainable investing options and strategies in retirement plans. These proposals...

These money and investing tips aim to keep you on top of the stock market’s shifting sands

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These money and investing tips can help protect your portfolio from market shocks

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Sustainable-investing flows have smashed records in 2020. What’s going on?

Is 2020 the year ESG came of age? Flows into investment products with an environmental, social, or governance focus — also sometimes called sustainable investments...

5 ways to beat the stock market — from a fund manager who’s done this for years

Wall Street is so full of greed, fraud and ego, a cynic might say it’s no place for any kind of spirituality to find a...