Fisher Investments founder Ken Fisher gives his insights on how markets are reacting to the impeachment inquiry into President Trump.
Tips for handling investing uncertainty
Tuning out the noise, portfolio diversification, and a long-term plan can help you achieve investment success during these uncertain times.
Why climate uncertainty justifies action
Environmental challenge is a problem of insuring against the chance of catastrophe
How to Potentially Enhance Equity Performance in a Climate of Uncertainty
As challenging as the investment landscape has been, we expect it to be even more so going forward. Global growth is slow, and the returns we have seen in recent years have been pulled forward by q…
Rising Rate Concerns
According to the Mortgage Bankers Association mortgage applications to purchase a home fell 5 percent for the week to the lowest level in two years. Purchase applications were 0.2 percent lower than a year ago. Mortgage applications to refinance fell 3 percent last week and are 33 percent lower than a year ago. Trump critic …
Why Do Stocks Keep Rising?
The slow and steady rise of the S&P 500 (an annualized average of 24%) in the past five years is a sign of a legitimate market recovery.
What Rising Volatility Means for Momentum
While momentum exposure may add to returns over the long term, Russ explains what a regime of rising volatility suggests for the shorter term.
What rising LIBOR is and is not telling you
The London Interbank Offered Rate (LIBOR) is on the rise, but not for the usual reasons. Jeff Rosenberg explains.
'The Uncertainty Index': Why small businesses in America are losing optimism
The Small Business Optimism Index has periodically maintained a solid reading, but it took a tumble in September, falling 1.3 points to 101.8.
Societal Trends: Housing Cost Uncertainty
Housing has made a remarkable recovery. Wages are a different story. The lack of affordable housing has a social and economic costs. Columbia Threadneedle In...
How to Play Rising Interest Rates
"Fast Money" traders Jon Najarian and Simon Baker debate the bull versus bear case on GameStop. And Kim Forrest of Fort Pitt Capital provides her rising rate picks, including Joy Global, Boeing and Intel.
Interest Rates Are Rising. Now What?
Interest Rates Are Rising. Now What Submitted by MIRUS Financial Partners on July 17th, 2017 America has become accustomed to low interest rates. Rates have been low for the better part of a decade, but experts predict the low-interest rate era is coming to a close. Even conservative financial leaders like Federal Reserve Chairman Janet Yellen are linking an improved economic outlook with the potential for…
How to trade rising rates: Pro
Richard Saperstein, HighTower Treasury Partners, discusses his outlook on the Fed and says metrics suggest a hike likely in store for September. Saperstein shares 4 ETF plays.
What the rise in policy uncertainty might mean for institutional portfolios
A year that was marked by the United Kingdom’s vote to leave the European Union and the United States’ surprise election of Donald J. Trump as president is ending with widespread uncertainty over systemic and geopolitical risk, inflation and economic growth. How can institutional investors address unconventional monetary and fiscal policies worldwide?
Presenting Goldman's "Worst-Case Survival Guide To Uncertainty, Taxes And Trade"
The juxtaposition of rising policy uncertainty vis a vis declining fear in risk assets raises
How to plan for rising health care costs
Americans are devoting more of their income to health care as costs rise faster than inflation. Investors should prepare for this trend to continue as part of their financial planning.
Productivity Myths Shattered: Is Productivity Rising Or Falling? Why?
Those who are baffled by productivity never bothered to put their theories to rudimentary tests. Greenspan is correct that social benefits crowd out genuine investment; thus, those proposing some sort of guaranteed minimum living wage are totally off base. Entitlements are already a massive problem, let’s not make them worse. Massive handouts have never solved any economic problems, and never will.
Rising Success client segment
Answer some of your questions surrounding topics from mortgages rates and estate plans to education funding and your ultimate retirement.
This Is Why Home Prices Are Rising Faster In Cities
How Rising Rates Affect Your Income Strategy
Income portfolios use a strategic mix of investments to generate cash. So how are they impacted by interest rate increases?
EU Dilemma: How To Deal With China's Rising Influence
Beijing is, little by little, extending its influence not only inside the EU but inside the NATO space...