The growth story of the Indian stock market has undergone a radical change in the last one year, with the market gaining over 25%. The much-anticipated win of the pro-growth government and reform measures since the election drove Asia's third-largest... (full story)
The unusually wide spread at the outer edges for the trailing performances of the major asset classes via our standard set of ETF proxies has been squeezed a bit. The compression is due mostly to recent weakness in U.S. real estate investment... (full story)
By DailyAlts Staff Advisors and their clients are increasingly seeking alpha, especially as the forecasted market rate of return continues to slide into the low single digits. It's impossible to achieve alpha without active share - but to what... (full story)
For Q1 2015, Healthcare mutual funds continued the momentum they experienced in 2014. Healthcare funds soared over 30% to emerge as the best gainers among the sector equity funds in 2014. Mergers and acquisitions (M&As) and licensing agreements... (full story)
ETF Trends editor Tom Lydon appeared on Fox Business Monday to discuss the advantages of small-cap exchange traded funds in the current market environment. Lydon highlighted the PowerShares DWA SmallCap Momentum Portfolio (NYSEArca: DWAS ) as one... (full story)
Compounded annual returns are the crack of the investment world. Wall Street is the pusher and investors are the addicts. Investment companies and investors focus on the annual return metric as the most important in a portfolio to the long-term... (full story)
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Notes from Jim Rickards' recent trip to Istanbul, where he met with “the Donald Trump of Turkey"... central bank officials... and others. It was a... (full story)