Investing Blog

Tuesday, February 17, 2015 6:00 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Investing in global mutual funds where the investment manager hedges some or all of the portfolio’s foreign exchange exposure is likely to be the easiest approach for the individual investor.

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Wednesday, February 11, 2015 7:00 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

If anyone can beat the market, shouldn’t it be mutual fund managers? A new study finds that the investment portfolios of the pros perform no better than peers without financial expertise.

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Monday, February 9, 2015 6:30 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Investors who wouldn’t dream of buying on margin in their brokerage account, decide that they will borrow against the equity in their home to invest in the market.

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Thursday, February 5, 2015 11:59 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The section of the Dodd-Frank Act requiring companies to disclose the source of minerals has negatively impacted millions in the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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Tuesday, February 3, 2015 9:30 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

If the Super Bowl Indicator holds in 2015, the stock market will have a losing year because the New England Patriots, an AFC team, won the Super Bowl.

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Wednesday, January 28, 2015 11:44 am
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

The world’s biggest company, Apple, released earnings for the first quarter of fiscal year 2015. The results were stunning.

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Monday, January 26, 2015 6:00 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

For those who can afford to do so, stop leaving investment returns behind by making both the 2014 and 2015 IRA contributions by April 15.

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Thursday, January 22, 2015 5:24 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

Inflation expectations have been drooping in Europe. To revive them the ECB announced an expanded asset purchase program. What does it mean for investors?

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Friday, January 16, 2015 1:21 pm
By Sheyna Steiner · Bankrate.com

On Thursday the Swiss National Bank abruptly removed the peg against the euro and everything went haywire. What does it mean for small investors?

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Tuesday, January 13, 2015 6:00 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Investors can use a trailing stop that follows the stock price higher. A trailing stop can be set either as a percent or a dollar price.

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