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4:01 p.m. Today - Barrons.com
Looking for Yield? Preferred Stock Still Offers Opportunities. New preferred stock issues from the likes of JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, and Vornado Realty Trust offer better income than Treasury bonds. But they come with risks.
3:15 p.m. Today - By Joy Wiltermuth
Climate risks are bearing down on American utilities, especially in California. Rain may help, says BarclaysThis year alone the economic toll of extreme weather already directly hit 15%-20% of U.S. investment-grade utilities and half of utilities in the 'junk' or high-yield category, according to Barclays.
12:45 p.m. Today - Barrons.com
The Fed Reins In Officials' Trading. The Powell Odds. The Federal Reserve's restrictions ban policymakers' holdings of individual securities, among other moves. But they might not lift the cloud over Fed Chair Jerome Powell's renomination.
12:08 p.m. Today - Barrons.com
This SPAC Is Merging With Trump Media. The Stock Ends the Session 380% Higher The former president plans a nationwide rollout of a social-media network to rival Facebook and Twitter in the first quarter of 2022.
11:57 a.m. Today - By Greg Robb
Fed announces new rules to restrict trading by top officialsThe Federal Reserve on Thursday announced new rules to restrict the trading and investment activity of top officials and senior staff.
10:04 a.m. Today - By CD Moriarty
With interest rates incredibly low and the stock market doing so well, how much should I keep in liquid assets?Here's a rule of thumb, but the amount that's right for you depends on your spending and responsibilities.
9:55 a.m. Today - By Mark Hulbert
You can beat your fear of losing money with bonds as interest rates rise -- if you understand this one thingThe math shows your long-term total return will be unaffected if you buy a bond fund and hold it long enough.
2:20 a.m. Today - By Harry Margolis
You have been named a trustee. Here's the good news --- and bad news.Accounting, communication and transparency are crucial
1:37 p.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By Joy Wiltermuth
Underwater: Values on dozens of U.S. malls slashed by more than 70% during pandemicBorrowers who owe $3 billion worth of debt on 45 U.S. malls are mostly underwater as a deluge of troubled shopping centers see their valuations deeply slashed by at least 70% during the pandemic, according to CRED iQ data.
1:00 p.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By MarketWatch
Tesla says supply-chain snags keeps its factories from running ‘full speed’Tesla Inc. reported mixed quarterly earnings late Wednesday, saying that chip shortages and other supply-chain challenges are keeping its factories from running at full speed and also tweaking its outlook.
11:16 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By William Watts
Paul Tudor Jones calls inflation 'biggest threat' to markets and 'society in general' Inflation won't be “transitory,” the Federal Reserve is on the wrong page, and trouble lies ahead for traditional portfolios split 60%/40% between stocks and bonds, warns legendary trader Paul Tudor Jones.
10:11 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By Christine Idzelis
Easy money in junk debt markets helps borrowers, but are investors risking too much in a reach for yield?Lending conditions are loose in high-yield, high-risk corporate credit markets.
5:16 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
German central bank chief, Jens Weidmann, to step down after 10 yearsThe head of Germany's central bank announced Wednesday that he will step down after a decade at the helm, removing a key hawkish voice from the European Central Bank's governing council.
5:11 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By Andrew Keshner
How America's 1% build their wealthDemocratic lawmakers keep wrangling over the contents and price tag of a social safety-net package that would be funded by tax hikes on wealthy taxpayers.
4:55 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By Frances Yue
Prelude to the future of finance? SocGen is raising a loan from a DeFi protocol to refinance tokenized bondsIf materialized, SocGen's financing from MakerDAO will be the first time a major bank borrows from decentralized finance, or DeFi protocols.
2:59 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By Steve Goldstein
Here's what legendary investor Bill Miller said in his final investment letterThere's only one Bill Miller, the fund manager who famously beat the S&P 500 for 15 years in a row, through to 2005. Here is what he said in his final investment letter
2:18 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - By Steve Goldstein
One of the most bullish firms on Wall Street just hiked its S&P 500 price target — here's whyFundstrat Global Advisors is one of the more bullish outfits around, and the investment firm is now even more optimistic about the stock market.
12:15 a.m. Oct. 20, 2021 - Barrons.com
Then and Now: Will Today’s Roaring ’20s Meet a Similar Fate? The Great Crash that began Oct. 24, 1929, demolished every investing strategy that didn’t include stuffing cash into mattresses. Are we on a similar trajectory now?
1:36 p.m. Oct. 19, 2021 - By Satyajit Das
China’s slowing growth and massive debt threaten stock and bond investors worldwideWhat happens in China is unlikely to stay in China.
12:00 p.m. Oct. 19, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
BlackRock backs new hub for company climate dataWall Street giant BlackRock announced Tuesday that it is backing a new London-based research hub which will provide asset managers with information on how the companies they invest in are addressing risks from climate change.
5:39 a.m. Oct. 19, 2021 - By Barbara Kollmeyer
Fund managers have turned negative on global growth and profits. Here's what they're buying.Bank of America's monthly fund manager survey finds global investors in a sour mood, shedding bonds and piling up cash. They are also buying these assets.
5:18 a.m. Oct. 19, 2021 - Barrons.com
A Bitcoin ETF Could Be a Game-Changer for Advisors. Not Everyone’s Buying It. “The Holy Grail is a Bitcoin ETF, not a Bitcoin futures ETF,” says Ric Edelman, founder of Edelman Financial Engines.
5:00 a.m. Oct. 19, 2021 - By MarketWatch
Fund managers have turned negative on global growth and profits. Here’s what they’re buying.Bank of America's monthly fund manager survey finds global investors in a sour mood, shedding bonds and piling up cash. They are also buying these assets.
4:31 a.m. Oct. 19, 2021 - By Alisa Wolfson
I teach cryptocurrency at NYU and was a visiting scholar at the Federal Reserve Banks of New York and Philadelphia. These are the 3 things every new crypto investor should knowConsidering investing in crypto? What you need to know now.
2:52 a.m. Oct. 19, 2021 - Barrons.com
Evergrande Pays Key Bond Coupon, According to Report The decision is seen as a choice to prioritize domestic creditors after the company missed payments on several offshore bonds.
6:18 a.m. Oct. 18, 2021 - By Mark DeCambre
Investment advisers 'extremely skeptical' about first U.S. bitcoin ETF: 'It's a hard thing' to recommend 'an inferior' crypto productEvery week we highlight the most timely news in the crypto and blockchain industry, from developments in digital-asset companies, exchanges, funds and ventures, as well as important sector research and data.
5:41 a.m. Oct. 18, 2021 - MarketWatch.com
EPA pushes tougher regulations for toxic 'forever chemicals' including in food, cookware and carpetsThe Biden administration is launching a broad strategy to regulate toxic industrial compounds associated with serious health conditions that are used in products ranging from cookware to carpets and firefighting foams.
4:43 a.m. Oct. 18, 2021 - Barrons.com
What a Bitcoin ETF Offers Investors Fees are likely to fall as more products are introduced. But investors must keep in mind the dynamics of futures-based funds.
12:13 p.m. Oct. 16, 2021 - By Paul A. Merriman
The 9 best Vanguard funds for retireesSimple, low-cost investments that won't lead you astray
10:18 a.m. Oct. 16, 2021 - By Charles Passy
This California teen chats with such financial heavyweights as John Paulson and Howard Marks for his podcastLogan Lin, a 17-year-old senior in high school, speaks with billionaire investors, CEOs and other business experts for his FinanZe program
7:11 a.m. Oct. 16, 2021 - By Mark DeCambre
'Green' ETFs are minting some green as the energy crisis sparks a boomlet in alternativesEvery week we highlight the most timely exchange-traded fund news, from new launches to inflows and performance
6:52 a.m. Oct. 16, 2021 - Barrons.com
This Bull Market Can Weather a Setback, Money Managers Say Our latest Big Money Poll finds investors cautious about the near-term outlook for stocks, but upbeat about the future. Where the pros see value now.
6:29 a.m. Oct. 16, 2021 - By Chris Matthews
Coinbase proposes crypto-focused financial regulator to replace SEC for oversight of digital assetsCryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Global Inc. released a proposal Thursday for comprehensive reform of federal regulation of digital assets, urging Congress to create a new agency to regulate the industry under a different framework than is used to oversee the legacy financial services industry.
4:51 a.m. Oct. 16, 2021 - By Steve Goldstein
Sweden’s inflation experience may show where the U.S. and other developed markets are goingInflation in Sweden is about 3 percentage points less than in the U.S.
12:49 p.m. Oct. 15, 2021 - Barrons.com
5 Stocks That Aren't Banks to Play a Steepening Yield Curve A variety of sectors besides financials can benefit from rising interest rates, including equipment makers, material manufacturers and energy producers.
10:30 a.m. Oct. 15, 2021 - Barrons.com
Here Are 3 Stocks to Beat Inflation. What to Know. High-dividend-paying stocks can serve as bond proxies for yield-hungry investors. Even better that there’s a chance for some stock appreciation, too.
10:26 a.m. Oct. 15, 2021 - By William Watts
China's financial system near 'peak stress,' but spillovers yet to come: analystsChina's nearing “peak stress” levels as worries mount over its highly leveraged property sector as the saga around troubled developer China Evergrande Group plays out and investors shouldn't expect a sustained bounce in the country's equity market until the credit cycle turns for the better, said analysts at Danske Bank.
4:37 a.m. Oct. 15, 2021 - By Steve Goldstein
Jeremy Grantham is right that there's a bubble, this strategist says. Why right now is a good buying opportunity for stocks.Just because assets are inflated doesn't mean it's time to get out.
12:32 p.m. Oct. 14, 2021 - By Thornton McEnery
Dow closes up more than 530 points as investors get pumped for earnings season, new jobs numbers U.S. stocks close significantly higher on Thursday as investors weigh upbeat earnings from big banks, as well as economic data that show a drop in first-time jobless claims to a pandemic low and smaller-than-expected rise in producer prices.
12:20 p.m. Oct. 14, 2021 - Barrons.com
Stocks Had a Euphoric Day Banks beat expectations, the 10-year Treasury yield dipped and jobless claims fell to a new pandemic low.
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