News from 7 days ago 'till now.

Older >

The State Of The ETF Industry

Shundrawn A. Thomas serves as executive vice president, head of funds and managed accounts group. He principally oversees the development, management and distribution of Northern Funds, Northern Institutional Funds and FlexShares Exchange Traded Funds as...

13 hours on valuewalk.com

Vanguard Cuts ETF Fees as Race-to-Zero With BlackRock Heats Up

Fees lowered on emerging market and European stock ETFs; move follows expense reductions by BlackRock, State...

17.1 hours on thinkadvisor.com

Pegasus Partners Ltd. Buys iShares Core S&P Small-Cap, iShares Core S&P Mid-Cap, ...

Related Stocks: IJR, FAST, XOM, ACN, CSJ, IJH, HP, ORI, SLF, WMT, BAC, GSK,...

17.2 hours on gurufocus.com

ETF Trends: Fixed Income, Currencies, and Commodities – 2/27/17

Utilities have been the strongest part of the US equity market over the last five days with Mexican peso’s significant rally over the same period also boosting EWW. Homebuilders, REITs, and precious metals have also rallied. Natural gas has...

17.3 hours on https:

Bespoke Brunch Reads: 2/26/17

Welcome to Bespoke Brunch Reads — a linkfest of the favorite things we read over the past week.  The links are mostly market related, but there are some other interesting subjects covered as well.  We hope you...

44.4 hours on https:

The Bespoke Report – 2/24/17

When it comes to rankings, a “ten” is typically considered as good as it gets.  In many sports, a “ten” is considered the best possible score.  In 1976, Nadia Comaneci was the first gymnast to ever score a perfect ten...

3 days on https:

Bespoke’s Quick-View Chart Book — 2/24/17

This content is for members...

4 days on https:

Vanguard cuts expense ratios and#x2014; again

The firm cut fees on 68 mutual fund and ETF shares, marking the third time in three months that it has cut...

4 days on investmentnews.com

Goldman Sachs Group Inc Buys NVIDIA, Microsoft, JPMorgan Chase, Sells iShares iBoxx $ ...

Related Stocks: NVDA, MSFT, JPM, RAI, QQQ, JNK, FTI, SMH, EHIC, AGNC, VXX,...

4 days on gurufocus.com

Bespoke’s New Beat Rate Tracker

If you’re not already aware, Bespoke maintains an interactive database that contains earnings report data for more than 4,000 US stocks.  The database has more than 130,000 individual quarterly earnings reports on file going back to...

4 days on https:

ETF Deathwatch for February 2017: List Shrinks

The ETF Deathwatch list for February shrinks by seven: the 11 new members are offset by the 15 removed for improved health and three that died and are no longer with us. The new count is 461, composed of 367 exchange-traded funds (“ETFs”)...

4 days on investwithanedge.com

ETF Stats for January 2017: First Active-to-Passive Switch

The ETF industry recorded another first in January with the first ETFs to convert from active management to passive tracking of an index. Without any fanfare, Alpha Architect converted MomentumShares International Quantitative Momentum (IMOM),...

4 days on investwithanedge.com

ETF Trends: International – 2/24/17

Utilities are the best performing ETF we track over the last five trading days. Solar stocks, EM, and long-term Treasury have outperformed along with “yield” stocks like REITs and staples. On the losing side of the equation,...

4 days on https:

ETF Scorecard: February 24 Edition

To help investors keep up with the markets, we present our ETF Scorecard. The Scorecard takes a step back and looks at how various asset classes across the globe are performing. The weekly performance is from last Friday’s open to this week’s...

4 days on etfdb.com

Bitcoin hits record high above $1,200 on talk of ETF approval

It soared to as high as $1,200 per bitcoin in early Asian trading on Europe's Bitstamp exchange, before easing to about...

4 days on economictimes.indiatimes.com

Beat the Market With a Water ETF

First Trust Water has beaten the S&P 5…… for the past decadeRelated Stocks: ROP, IDXX, SBS,...

4 days on gurufocus.com

ETF Trends: US Sectors & Groups – 2/23/17

Utilities are the best performers over the last week along with a remarkable lineup of four consecutive emerging markets ETFs. India, Turkey, and Poland have all rallied while the Mexican peso’s 3.6% rally over the last three days (keyed by a...

5 days on https:

Bespoke’s Sector Snapshot — 2/23/17

We’ve just released our weekly Sector Snapshot report (see a sample here) for Bespoke Premium and Bespoke Institutional members.  Please log-in here to view the report if you’re already a member.  If you’re not yet...

5 days on https:

Northwestern Mutual Wealth Management Co Buys iShares Core S&P 5……, SPDR S&P ...

Related Stocks: IVV, SPY, BND, VEA, IJH, VWO, SCHF, BSV, RSP, PFF, VIG, SHM,...

5 days on gurufocus.com

the Bespoke 50 — 2/23/17

Every Thursday, Bespoke publishes its “Bespoke 50” list of top growth stocks in the Russell 3,000.  Our “Bespoke 50” portfolio is made up of the 50 stocks that fit a proprietary growth screen that we created a...

5 days on https:

Advisor M&A Growth Is ‘Subplot of a Bigger Story,’ Says Schwab’s Beatty

Record number of 2016 transactions reflects growth of RIA industry and confluence of buyers’ and sellers’ shared search for "durable"...

5 days on thinkadvisor.com

Leavell Investment Management, Inc. Buys Schwab Short-Term U.S. ...

Related Stocks: SCHO, BSV, SCHX, VO, VV, MAA, SHM, LUV, BIIB, SCHW, DTRX,...

5 days on gurufocus.com

Which Is The Best S&P 500 Index Mutual Fund or ETF For Investors Now?

Investors have to be scratching their heads in 2017. After perhaps the most brutal election cycle of modern days, investors keep seeing the U.S. stock market challenge all-time highs almost...

5 days on 247wallst.com

Vanguard Personal Advisor Services Review 2017: Fees, Returns, Investing Services & Competitors

Robo advisors are increasingly growing in popularity, and these automated services are threatening to take huge amounts of business away from traditional financial advisors. Multiple different segments of the investing public...

6 days on businessinsider.com

ETF Trends: Hedge – 2/22/17

Natural gas continues to get absolutely demolished with UNG falling 10.5% over the last 5 sessions.Spot prices fell 37% from their October high to the November 11 post-election low. Prices then surged 85% to the mid-December high before once again...

6 days on https:

Bespoke CNBC Appearance (2/22)

This content is for members...

6 days on https:

Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens review: New elements give a familiar formula replay value

Even after a slew of Lego video game adaptations over the years, Lego Star Wars: The Force Awakens ($40 on the Mac App Store) is able to offer new elements and add humor and replay value. Beginning with the Battle of Endor from Return of the Jedi,...

6 days on macworld.com

This Week's ETF Launches: Undercover Bosses and High-Yield Hedging

While new exchange-traded fund (ETF) launch activity has slowed to a crawl so far in 2017, it hasn’t stopped issuers from debuting some exciting and innovative new funds. Smart-beta or non-traditional indexing continues to dominate the ETF space,...

6 days on etfdb.com

Water Investing: A Look At The Newest ETF

Water Investing – are ETFs a smart way to invest in water Ever since the film the big Short hit cinema screens, investors around the world have been intrigued by Michael Burry’s next bet and as it turns out, since he disbanded Scion...

6 days on valuewalk.com

How Charles Schwab's chief investment strategist manages her own money

In March 2009, Liz Ann Sonders made a remarkable investment call, sitting on a TV set at the NASDAQ. The financial world was still burning all around her, and many thought it would get far worse before it got any better. Not long before, at a weekend...

7 days on businessinsider.com

Bespoke Stock Seasonality: 2/21/17

This content is for members...

7 days on https:

ETF Trends: US Indices & Styles – 2/21/16

The TAN Solar ETF has been the best performer of the past week among ETFs we track, joining Coffee as a surprising name atop the big winners list. Biotech and Pharma have both legged higher while Brazil and Israel are both delivering strong trailing...

7 days on https:

Baron Opportunity Fund Comments on The Charles Schwab Corp

Guru stock highlightCheck out Ron Baron Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Ron Baron (Updated on...

7 days on gurufocus.com

Bespoke Stock Scores: 2/21/17

This content is for members...

7 days on https:

Risi Elected to Vanguard Charitable Board

The national donor-advised fund, with nearly $6.5 billion in grants to charities, is celebrating its 20th...

7 days on thinkadvisor.com

News from 7 days ago 'till now.

Older >

MOST READ STORIES ON WallStreetSheet

BUFFETT: Stocks are cheap and not in bubble territory (AAPL)

Berkshire Hathaway Chairman Warren Buffett said stocks are cheap when measured against the current level of interest rates.  In an interview with CNBC on Monday, he added that stocks are not in bubble territory. If interest rates rise,...   Read More >


FATHER OF DEAD NAVY SEAL REFUSED TO MEET TRUMP AT CEREMONY...

FATHER OF DEAD NAVY SEAL REFUSED TO MEET TRUMP AT CEREMONY... (Third column, 4th story, link) Related stories:Calls for investigation... ...   Read More >


SoftBank is in talks to invest up to $4 billion in WeWork

 SoftBank is being linked with an investment that could value WeWork at more than $20 billion. CNBC reported that the Japanese telco giant is gearing up to make an initial investment of $2 billion into WeWork, with a view to putting nearly...   Read More >


The White Helmets aren't happy about their Oscar win for a very important reason

Netflix finally won an Oscar for the 40-minute documentary The White Helmets, although the director, Syrian cinematographer Khaled Khatib, was reportedly denied entry to the U.S. at the last minute.  SEE ALSO: Netflix and Amazon finally win...   Read More >


Life After Death: A Look at What Happens to Totaled Cars

Subaru accident | Micah Wright/Autos Cheat Sheet While looking over an article in The Wall Street Journal, an interesting thought arose: What happens to all the totaled cars you see in movies? For decades, action flicks have...   Read More >


Why Japan’s monetary experiment has failed and what it means for everyone else

Yesterday’s most interesting headline in the Wall Street Journal was “The World’s Most Radical Experiment in Monetary Policy Isn’t Working”. After reading it, the right questions to ask are “why isn’t the policy...   Read More >


Warren Buffett made an inappropriate remark to describe the logic behind a $140 billion takeover bid

Warren Buffett made an inappropriate remark about women while attempting to describe the logic behind Kraft Heinz' recent takeover bid for Unilever. Kraft Heinz, which is backed by Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway and the private equity firm 3G...   Read More >


BUFFETT: Wells Fargo's accounts scandal was 'a huge mistake'

Warren Buffett expressed his disappointment with the fake accounts scandal at Wells Fargo during an interview on Monday morning. Buffett, who owns roughly 10% of the bank, did not bring up the bank's scandal in his annual letter released on...   Read More >


Sean Spicer is checking staff phones because his office leaks like sieve

Imagine if Noah had built his arc without checking for termites. All that wood, freshly cut and slotted into place for this big beautiful boat, suddenly full of holes and soaked to the core. Now imagine this boat is the White House press office. Just a...   Read More >