11:47 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021
Inflation Is the Talk of the Town at a High-Profile Conference. What a Fed Official Had to Say.
Inflation remains “very elevated,” Federal Reserve Gov. Randal Quarles said Wednesday, while other well-known investors argued that price pressures could be short-lived.
3:54 a.m. Sept. 8, 2021
- By Steve Gelsi
Providence Energy and Oaktree team up to launch Sierra EnergyProvidence Energy Ltd. and Oaktree Capital Management L.P said Wednesday they committed $500 million to form Sierra Energy Holdings LLC, a new mineral and royalty acquisitions company. Kaj Vazales, co-head of North America for Oaktree's global opportunities strategy, said the Providence management team offers "extensive experience in acquiring and managing mineral and royalty assets." Oaktree is a unit of Canada Pension Plan Investment Board.
10:48 a.m. July 26, 2021
- By Christine Idzelis
Stagflation is ‘a legitimate risk’ that would be painful for U.S. marketsStagflation has moved onto the radar screen of some market analysts.
4:32 p.m. June 25, 2021
Janux Therapeutics, Strattec Security See Activist Action
OrbiMed Advisors disclosed a large position in cancer-focused biotech Janux Therapeutics. Gamco Investors raised its stake in Strattec Security, a maker of automotive-access components.
1:13 p.m. June 14, 2021
Go On, Climb the Yield Ladder. Here’s How to Do So Safely.
Sick of fixed-income investments that pay almost no interest? There’s an alphabet soup of solid yields to be had for investors willing to ratchet up the risk.
2:29 a.m. May 24, 2021
Buzz-Worthy IPOs Are Still Out There. It's All About Growth.
Investors General Atlantic and IVP haven't been scared off by a recent broad market selloff. They have plans to take dozens of companies public.
11:58 a.m. April 15, 2021
How Growing Up With No Hot Water Shaped First Eagle’s Matt McLennan
First Eagle’s Matthew McLennan took over for the legendary Jean-Marie Eveillard one week before the Lehman Brothers collapse. Today he’s one of the world’s most influential investors. See why in this exclusive excerpt from William Green’s “Richer, Wiser, Happier: How the World’s Greatest Investors Win in Markets and Life.”
12:28 p.m. April 11, 2021
Bitcoin Is Making a Splash. Is It Safe to Test the Waters?
The cryptocurrency is reaching a tipping point that investors can no longer ignore. But plenty of vexing questions remain—including whether its price run-up reflects a bubble.
11:15 a.m. March 16, 2021
- By William Watts
'I've learned how much I don't know' about bitcoin, says investor Howard MarksBillionaire investor Howard Marks says his initial dismissal of bitcoin as a fad in 2017 was a “knee-jerk response” based on a lack of information and that he's since learned how much he doesn't know.
7:30 a.m. Feb. 19, 2021
BDCs Yield Around 9%, but Their Quality Varies. Here’s How to Judge Them.
Business development companies are reporting earnings, and income investors should consider paying attention to the status of their loan portfolios for some attractive yield
11:52 a.m. Jan. 27, 2021
Insurance Broker’s Stock Is Halted as IPO Surges 1,150%
A larger offering by the solar-power company Shoals Technologies Group—2021’s second-biggest so far—was up nearly 40% at one point.
10:15 a.m. Jan. 12, 2021
- By Barbara Kollmeyer
Trump's about to leave D.C. That's bad news for these stocks, strategist saysWe're going to be watching less news and digital media and getting out more in the coming years, says our call of the day. It's time to ditch those stocks.