• Investing vs. Speculating: Why Knowing the Difference Is Key

    18 days ago - By ETF Daily News

    As the stock market bull potentially nears the end of its run and we head into the last two months of 2018, many investors are making adjustments to their portfolios. Over the course of my travels and in conversations with other industry experts, I'm constantly reminded the importance of: 1) understanding the difference between investing and speculating, and 2) understanding risk tolerance.
    These are two primary points for any investor seeking to make sound decisions with their money to understand.
    1. Know the Difference in Investing vs. Speculating
    All definitions vary slightly, but most...
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  • Activist hedge fund manager studied this troubled stock for a year before finally buying a big stake

    Activist hedge fund manager studied this troubled stock for a year before finally buying a big stake

    18 days ago - By CNBC

    A former J. P. Morgan Chase executive turned activist hedge fund investor has taken a 3.1 percent stake in Deutsche Bank as the beleaguered German lender works on a turnaround story.
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  • Home prices in US cities are down slightly from record highs

    18 days ago - By Inman

    Home prices in the nation's metropolitan markets rose to a median of $266,900 - up 4.8 percent from the third quarter of 2017 - but are slightly down over last quarter's record high, since the National Association of Realtors started tracking the data in 1979.
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  • Stocks to surge 8 percent to new records in final two months of year, market bull predicts

    18 days ago - By CNBC

    Avalon Advisors' Bill Stone tackles what could rekindle 2018's historic rally.
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