Lipper Insight at Thomson Reuters - Seeking Alpha - 47 mins ago
By Detlef Glow Many investors look at the total expense ratio (TER) when they are selecting funds, and they opt more often for the cheaper solution than for a fund with possible higher performance. This means these investors often end up... (full story)
Healthy Wealthy Wise Project - Seeking Alpha - 56 mins ago
Last year I completed a Strategic Asset Allocation model. The model calculates the optimal allocation to stocks, bonds, commodities, TIPS and REITS by evaluating the projected future return of each asset class against that investment's projected... (full story)
Lipper Insight at Thomson Reuters - Seeking Alpha - 1 hr 17 mins ago
By Patrick Keon As the graph below illustrates, during every year since the global financial crisis of 2008 (including 2015 year to date) international equity mutual funds have seen net inflows. Conversely, domestic equity mutual funds have... (full story)
Plenty of equity-based energy exchange traded funds have notched impress performances in recent weeks, but few have been durable all of this year.
The PowerShares Dynamic Energy Exploration & Production Portfolio (NYSEArca: PXE ) and the ... (full story)
Chinese equities and country-specific exchange traded funds may have more room to run as active fund managers shift from their underweight China exposure.
ETFs that track Chinese companies are among the best performers this year. Year-to-date, the ... (full story)
Apple (NasdaqGS: AAPL), the world’s largest company by market value, reports fiscal second-quarter earnings after the close of U.S. markets Monday with analysts expecting per share earnings of $2.16 on revenue of $56.1 billion.
Should the reported... (full story)
Investors perusing a list of exchange traded funds that have been stellar performers over the past month will find plenty of emerging markets funds and some suddenly resurgent energy fare.
Scroll far enough down that list and some well-known gold... (full story)