ETFs and Mutual Funds

Gold Shines Brighter With Inverted Yield Curve and Weakening Global Growth

Gold has recaptured its shine. With the overhang and larger media frenzy around bitcoin and cryptocurrencies having witnessed a death of a thousand cuts, the interest in gold has been ...
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Meet the BlackRock Multifactor Rotation ETF: Actively Managed Hedge Fund(esque)

  The king of the exchange-traded fund (ETF) world is BlackRock Inc. (NYSE: BLK) with its ownership of the $1.5 trillion or so iShares ETF family. BlackRock has been ...
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Why Energy ETFs and Energy Leaders Are Finally Shining Again in 2019

It is important to understand that the stock market really is a market full of stocks. Index weightings change over time, and many sectors and their underlying stocks outperform or ...
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Goldman Sachs Targets 5 Thematic ETFs for Next Wave of Innovation With Motif

A saying has become common among the investment community: There's an ETF for that. And chances are high that it's true. Still, many companies want their own piece of the ...
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Future Shock: Warren Buffett and Berkshire May Fall Into the Kraft Heinz Trap Again and Again

Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) have taken a serious beating on the huge stake in Kraft Heinz Co. (NASDAQ: KHC). With many investors having considered Buffett to ...
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$25 Billion Quarterly Loss for Berkshire Hathaway as Buffett Abandons Book Value Focus

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its annual report, and the results from the fourth quarter are putting dark clouds over Warren Buffett's annual letter to shareholders. Berkshire Hathaway's ...
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Warren Buffett's Top Stocks for 2019

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of December 31, 2018. Most investors should look at these public equity holdings as the top holdings at ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stocks for 2019

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of December 31, 2018. Most investors should look at these public equity holdings as the top holdings at ...
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World Gold Council Weighs Economic Uncertainties in 2019 Outlook for Gold

After a turbulent 2018, many investors and so-called gold bugs have to wonder what is in store for gold in 2019. The World Gold Council (WGC) released its latest report ...
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7 Investments That Will Make or Break Warren Buffett in 2019

Investors have had to endure a lot of stock market volatility as 2018 turned into 2019. The selling pressure of December, for the worst year-end performance since the Great Depression ...
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10 ETFs to Avoid a Stock Market Crash in 2019, or Even Profit From It!

December of 2018 has been an exhausting month for stock market investors. Most investors had been used to seeing the famed "Santa Claus rally" at the end of each year, ...
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10 ETFs to Help Avoid a Stock Market Crash and Maybe Even Profit From It!

December historically has been a good month for the stock market, but in 2018 that Santa Clause rally remains elusive. Blame the trade war, tariffs, an arrest of a key ...
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10 ETFs to Avoid a Stock Market Crash (and Maybe Even Profit From It)

  What was supposed to be a shortened week with lower trading volume ahead of Thanksgiving has turned into a serious disappointment. With major selling in the three broad ...
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Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Make Major Changes to Equity Holdings

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2018, and many key changes have been seen. Warren Buffett still runs Berkshire Hathaway and, ...
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10 ETFs to Avoid a Stock Market Crash — or Even Profit From It

Many investors just cannot wait for 2018 to turn into 2019. That seemingly endless nine-year bull market has run into serious issues twice in 2018, and the October sell-off was ...
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