Could the type of risk that triggered the sub-prime mortgage crash and the global financial crisis be missed again? A new report suggests it could, not because of unpredictable 'black swan' scenarios but because of short, even blinkered, time horizons among those asking limited questions.
The Great American Jobs Apocalypse continues to tear our social fabric, and no one really knows what to do about it. If you’re not unemployed or underemployed now, then you know someone who is… and you could always be next.
Many people throughout the industry are still unclear as to how the fiduciary rule should be implemented. This uncertainty, at least In part, is behind many industry groups working hard to delay—or even scrap entirely—its implementation.
Eric Irvin, CEO of Reality Shares, offers guidance on how investors can potentially optimize and protect their portfolios now that the Dow has surpassed 20000. After an eight-year bull market, investors must avoid complacency, and stick to an accurate time-tested approach like dividend growth.
Netflix’s stock has performed well in the markets in recent months, particularly following its earnings announcement in January. One of the primary reasons for this was growth in international markets.
Trip Miller: We are value investors at Gullane Capital Partners. I follow Warren Buffett's approach to investing, and started my partnership in 2002. We very much focus on what Mr. Buffett did with his original Buffett Partnership. With that said, as a value investor, we're looking for what we [...]
Activist investor Carl Icahn just announced his latest target: Bristol-Myers Squibb Co ($BMY). Bristol-Myers Squibb has been the focus of several activist investors in recent months and on Tuesday the company shook up its board to satisfy other activist investors.