Investing

Mutual Funds & ETFs

New Mutual Funds

It may be enticing to jump into a new mutual fund. A new fund’s small size and its ability to…

Investing

How to Invest in Scotch Whisky

Wine is no longer the only investment-grade intoxicant. The Rare Whisky Apex 1,000 Index, which tracks the value of 1,000…

Mutual Funds & ETFs

9 Best Mutual Funds for 2015…and One Great ETF, Too

The party’s not over yet. But fears of a nasty hangover are growing among investors as they prepare to enter…

Stocks

New Spin-Offs

By the end of this year, about 60 publicly traded US companies will have split off big pieces of themselves…

Mutual Funds & ETFs

A Rising Dollar

For investors, betting on the strength of the US dollar versus foreign currencies can be very risky at times, but…

Stocks

Why Stocks Will Rise 13%

Bottom Line Economic Forecast 2015 from Allen Sinai, PhD Can the US stock market continue to shine when much of…

Stocks

What’s Ahead for Stocks?

The legendary Burton Malkiel answers your questions The stock market’s dizzying heights and occasional swoons have many investors wondering whether…

Mutual Funds & ETFs

“Un-Gross” Bond Funds

The recent resignation of “bond king” Bill Gross as manager of the Pimco Total Return Fund, by far the biggest…

Mutual Funds & ETFs

Closed-End Clones

When is a clone better than the original? When it’s a bargain-priced copy of a bond mutual fund. Mutual funds…

Portfolio Strategy

4 Biggest Mistakes Investors Are Making Now

Many of the investors who visit Peter Mallouk’s offices in a Kansas City suburb have one big request—don’t let me…

Stocks

Small Emerging-Market Stocks

Many investors feel pretty brave when they venture into ­emerging-market stocks, which can be relatively volatile. But for the most…

Stocks

Stock Tip: Amedisys

Bottom Line/Personal: I’m Steven Kaye, editorial director of Bottom Line Publications, and this is Bottom Line On Your Money, where…

Stocks

The Best Stocks in Europe

9 Countries to Invest In Despite the Region's Turmoil This is an extended version of an article that originally appeared…

Stocks

The Robot Revolution

Which Companies to Invest in Now Robots have come a long way from when they mainly performed repetitive tasks on…

Portfolio Strategy

How Much of My Money Should Be Invested in Stocks?

Bottom Line/Personal: As an investor, you labor over which stocks to buy, studying and tracking companies. My guest today says…