The collapse of GOP efforts to repeal Obamacare will cut across many sectors. Whether it’s good news or bad news depends on which stocks you own. Some parts of the health care industry would have been hurt by the passage of the American Health Care Act (AHCA), the Republican alternative. But no group of stocks has rallied in relief like hospital operators. Here are two hospital stocks to....More>>>
Billionaires Warren Buffett and George Soros earned their vast fortunes by consistently finding gems lying in plain sight. And after decades of running their own investment businesses, these superinvestors remain as active as ever.
Individual savers interested in learning from or investing alongside these financial legends need to look no further than the 13-F filings that all large investment....More>>>
New York, NY, based Investment company Summit Rock Advisors, LLC buys iShares Core MSCI Emerging Markets, iShares iBoxx $ High Yield Corporate Bond, sells iShares MSCI ACWI Index Fund during the 3-months ended 2017-06-30, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Summit Rock Advisors, LLC. As of 2017-06-30, Summit Rock Advisors, LLC owns 2 stocks with a total value of $34 million.....More>>>
AQR Capital Management’s Cliff Asness has launched a healthy discussion about the trials and tribulations of factor timing with a new essay (“The Siren Song of Factor Timing”). He’s recommends that investors steer clear, which is good advice because the crowd’s record, in the aggregate, to successfully engage in market-timing activities generally is overwhelmingly poor.....More>>>
Almost half of financial firms reported being examined by regulators in the last 12 months, according to Smarsh’s 2017 Electronic Communications Compliance Survey, and examiners are looking more closely at firms’ communications.
However, although firms have increased their efforts to meet compliance requirements regarding electronic communications with clients, significant gaps....More>>>
Stocks erased early losses to finish higher today as stronger economic data in the U.S. trumped Brexit fears.
The S&P 500 rose 0.5% to 2,099.73 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced 78 points, or 0.4%, to 17,918.62. The Nasdaq Composite has gained 0.8% to 4,859.16.
Citigroup’s Robert Buckland and team argue that stocks are still....More>>>
Precious metals have been beaten down over the last two months, and the silver price has seen the worst of it. Silver is down 11.3% since Nov. 4. That’s slightly worse than gold’s 11.2% decline over the same period.
But that’s only a short-term pullback.
We’re still bullish on silver prices in 2017, and our new silver price prediction shows the white metal....More>>>
It's one of the few constants in the financial markets… Popular investment ideas are usually losers. As we often preach, it pays to be a contrarian. Or as billionaire investor Warren Buffett has famously said, "Be fearful when others are greedy, and greedy when others are fearful." Whatever phrase you choose… whenever the "crowd" is....More>>>
Government and Regulatory
According to sources, China is getting close to announcing a revised National Reimbursement Drug List (NRDL), the group of drugs covered by China’s national insurance plan. There will be 300 additions, 130 of which will be chemical drugs. The rest will be traditional Chinese medicines. This is the first update of the NRDL since 2009. Last May, China negotiated....More>>>