Investing isn’t gambling. Yet, investors overweight investments they think will outperform the market over time with the hope of beating a benchmark.
U.S. investors should evaluate and review their holdings to see if adding international stock exposure makes sense for them.
Will the Fed raise its targeted federal funds rate in September? The world will know after it meets in mid-September. Is it time to put away the punch bowl?
The Fed is done with QE, but the European Central Bank’s foray into this economic experiment is just getting started.
The herd instinct is a mentality that rears its ugly head when individual decision-making goes out the window and people invest in the same way as everybody else.
The federal funds rate will remain ultralow, targeting between zero and 0.25 percent.
The dollar has been on a tear in recent months, strengthening against most major currencies.
The Federal Reserve keeps powering-down its economic stimulus. Is the economy ready?
The Fed’s Monetary Policy Report on stretched valuations in certain sectors moves markets.
The Fed giveth and the Fed taketh away. Say bye-bye to another $10 billion per month in stimulus.