Mon, Aug 26 2013
NEW YORK - Portfolio manager Joe Huber may be little-known outside of Los Angeles, yet his acclaimed low-turnover strategy has been making waves on Wall Street for several years.
Fri, Apr 26 2013
NEW YORK - Since the start of the year, U.S. investors have poured money into foreign real estate funds at the fastest rate since 2007.
Tue, Mar 19 2013
NEW YORK - Veteran value investor Wally Weitz didn't have far to look when it came to picking a co-manager for his firm's mid-cap fund.
- For investors concerned about how much longer the bond rally will run, tax-free U.S. municipal debt is an attractive option.
- The healthcare overhaul and the U.S. federal budget cuts could complicate the long-term growth for the biotech sector, which has been on a roll in recent years. Even so, the outlook for inventive companies is strong, says the manager of a top-performing biotech fund.
Mon, Mar 18 2013
NEW YORK - Europe's three-year macroeconomic crisis opened a window for savvy fund managers to snap up well-established European companies at cut-rate prices, a winning strategy that brought them honors in the Lipper Fund Awards for international equity funds.
NEW YORK - When sizing up a mutual fund, investors might want to ignore size all together.
Fri, Mar 15 2013
NEW YORK - With little attention from Wall Street analysts and more than 2,000 companies to choose from, the vast universe of small caps can overwhelm investors looking for the next big thing.
NEW YORK - The Wasatch World Innovators Fund can go anywhere in the world, and lately that has led managers of the $192 million portfolio to some high-profile companies, including Apple Inc and Herbalife Ltd.
NEW YORK - Time for a pop quiz: If you had to pick one stock to buy and hold for the next 30 years, what would it be?
These days Washington is not known for bipartisanship, but every now and then a breakthrough is made. It is noteworthy that Vice President Joe Biden, a Democrat, and Senator John McCain, a Republican, are appearing together at a forum in Sedona, Arizona on Friday.