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First Trump Hiccups, Now Brexit Flare-Ups Coming For Stocks
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 9:23 pm

This will be an interesting week.  We had almost three months of optimism priced into global markets following the November 8th elections.  And then the tide turned when Trump gave his speech to the join sessions of Congress.   This is the buy-the-rumor sell-the-fact phenomenon we’ve discussed.  People bought on […]

Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 5,840.37 up 11.63 points
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 8:49 pm

Monday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 5 840 37 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 72 billion Monday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 5 840 37 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 72 billion Advancers stocks led declining by 1 […]

Health Care Sector Update for 03/27/2017: PRTK,AGN,APOP,FOMX
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 8:18 pm

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 25 JNJ 0 25 PFE 0 68 PFE 0 68 MRK 0 01 MRK 0 01 ABT 0 24 ABT 0 24 AMGN 0 65 AMGN 0 65 Health care stocks were finishing ahead of most other industry sectors today with the NYSE Health Care Index rising over 0 5 while shares […]

Here's How L'Oreal Is Further Wowing Customers By Connecting Hair Care To Music!
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 6:29 pm

How does L Oreal always remain on top of its beauty game leaving its competitors far behind One way is through constant technological breakthroughs Let us take the area of hair care for example Not even a couple of months post the launch of its smart hairbrush called the 160 […]

Bristol-Myers Squibb's Motivation Behind CytomX Deal
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 6:29 pm

Bristol Myers Squibb 160 BMY recently extended its collaboration with U S biotech firm CytomX The two companies entered the original contract in 2014 when Bristol Myers Squibb endorsed CytomX s probody platform and made a bet on four oncology candidates Under the new […]

Mortgage Servicing At U.S. Banks Declining, Top 5 Banks Service Almost 40% Of All Mortgages
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 6:29 pm

The five largest U S banks serviced 160 just under 3 5 trillion in outstanding mortgages in the U S at the end 2016 The five largest U S banks serviced just under 3 5 trillion in outstanding mortgages in the U S at the end 2016 The table above captures the break up of tota […]

Health Care Sector Update for 03/27/2017: IPXL,APOP,FOMX
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 6:18 pm

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 28 JNJ 0 28 PFE 0 59 PFE 0 59 MRK 0 06 MRK 0 06 ABT 0 05 ABT 0 05 AMGN 0 25 AMGN 0 25 Health care stocks were moderately higher Monday with the NYSE Health Care Index rising about 0 5 while shares of health care companies in […]

Sailing Past Healthcare Reform: Clear or Cloudy?
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Monday March 27 2017 Getting too far into the weeds of national politics isn t a good idea when discussing market activity generally and though this column has at times drifted toward them we don t want to do this today either The temptation of course is to discuss t […]

Stock Market News for March 27, 2017
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 3:59 pm

Benchmarks closed mostly in the red on Friday after Trump administration failed to get enough support among Republicans to pass the healthcare bill Republicans pulled their bill due to shortage of votes The failure to pass the healthcare bill raised doubts over Trump s ability to push throug […]

This Week Ahead In The Stock Market: A Focus On The Numbers
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 3:17 pm

On the evidence of stock market futures early this morning, it looks as if traders and investors could be in for a frustrating week. It will be frustrating, not because futures are indicating a much lower opening and suggesting that stocks could tumble this week. No, what will make it frustrating is that it is […]

Health Care Sector Update for 03/27/2017: APOP
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 1:59 pm

Top Health care stocks Top Health care stocks JNJ 0 5 JNJ 0 5 PFE 0 7 PFE 0 7 ABT flatABT flat MRK 0 5 MRK 0 5 AMGN 0 5 AMGN 0 5 Health care shares were mainly lower in pre market trade on Monday Health care shares were mainly lower in pre market trade on Monday […]

Dollar Tumbles As Trump HealthcareFailure Hits Hard
Posted on March 27, 2017 at 11:12 am

Market Drivers March 27, 2017 USDJPY nears 110.00 support IFO Beats Nikkei -1.44% Dax -0.69% Oil $47/bbl Gold $1257/oz. Europe and Asia: EUR IFO 112.3 vs. 111 North America: No Data The dollar tumbled across the board at the start of week's trade, as markets reacted to President's Trump failure to pass t […]

US Fiscal Policy, UK Brexit Pose Big Risks For FX
Posted on March 24, 2017 at 9:23 pm

It was a tough week for the U.S. dollar.  A number of Federal Reserve officials were scheduled to speak but none of then said anything to help the greenback, which had been falling since the central bank raised interest rates last week. The calendar was light leaving the U.S. healthcare vote as the main focus.&nbs […]

Market Close Report: NASDAQ Composite index closes at 5,828.74 up 11.05 points
Posted on March 24, 2017 at 8:48 pm

Friday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 5 828 74 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 89 billion Friday s session closes with the NASDAQ Composite Index at 5 828 74 The total shares traded for the NASDAQ was over 1 89 billion Advancers stocks led declining by 1 […]

Health Care Sector Update for 03/24/2017: RGLS,HTGM,XENE
Posted on March 24, 2017 at 8:18 pm

Top Health Care StocksTop Health Care Stocks JNJ 0 17 JNJ 0 17 PFE 0 55 PFE 0 55 MRK 0 17 MRK 0 17 ABT 0 08 ABT 0 08 AMGN 0 09 AMGN 0 09 Health care stocks were narrowly mixed just before Friday s closing bell with the NYSE Health Care Index falling about 0 2 while shares of […]



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7 Growth Stocks With Downside Protection
Posted on March 21, 2017 at 9:51 am

The five-star JPMorgan Hedged Equity fund seeks to minimize volatility. Here’s what it’s buying now. […]

Finding Value in European Conglomerates
Posted on March 18, 2017 at 7:05 am

Evermore Global’s David Marcus likes a forward-looking, family-run firm in the midst of change. […]

After a Strong 2016, Our Namesake ETF Reshuffles
Posted on March 18, 2017 at 6:56 am

The Barron’s 400 ETF returned 17.4% last year, blowing 97% of its peer funds out of the water. […]

How to Invest in the Bond Market Now
Posted on March 18, 2017 at 6:06 am

Mary Ellen Stanek focuses on adding basis points of yield and return through old-fashioned credit analysis. […]

AllianceBernstein Fires the Latest Shot in Fee Wars
Posted on March 18, 2017 at 5:21 am

The company has quietly launched a new series of funds that charge fees based on performance. […]

8 Large-Cap Stocks to Ride Out This Rally
Posted on March 14, 2017 at 12:30 pm

The top-performing Glenmede Large Cap Growth fund likes Boeing, Ingersoll-Rand, and D.R. Horton. […]

Unloved and Mispriced
Posted on March 11, 2017 at 6:15 am

Warren Buffett advised young Arvind Navaratnam to be himself and learn how to say no. His top fund is a product of that and other lessons. […]

Health-Care Funds Roar Back
Posted on March 11, 2017 at 6:11 am

Health care is benefiting from a growing global middle class and an aging population bent on cheating time. […]

What Fund Flows Really Say About the Market
Posted on March 11, 2017 at 5:36 am

The stocks whose daily trading volumes were most affected by ETF flows also performed the best. […]

The Future of ETFs
Posted on March 11, 2017 at 5:36 am

Barron’s gathered the ETF industry’s leaders to discuss what will drive growth, some needed changes, and how you should invest. […]

7 Small-Cap Stocks Primed To Take Off
Posted on March 7, 2017 at 6:53 pm

The highly rated American Century Small Cap Value fund sees buys in banks, energy, and tech. […]

Tortoise Wins the Race
Posted on March 6, 2017 at 6:27 pm

Brian Kessens and his team at Tortoise MLP & Pipeline fund invest opportunistically in assets that span the energy-production cycle. […]

Bullish on Madison Square Garden and QVC Group
Posted on March 4, 2017 at 8:29 am

Mark and Jonathan Boyar think the bull market still has room to run. […]

Who Wins as Fee Wars Escalate?
Posted on March 4, 2017 at 8:10 am

Fidelity, Schwab, and Vanguard have garnered attention as fee slashers. Investors would be better served to look at fund performance. […]

A Veteran Dividend-Stock Investor Passes the Torch
Posted on March 4, 2017 at 6:04 am

ClearBridge’s Hersh Cohen and Scott Glasser see plenty of room for dividend-paying stocks to run in this red-hot market. […]