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Put Your Money Into These 4 Asset Managers

Sometimes, the best opportunities in mutual funds are in the stocks of the companies issuing them. These four various-sized asset managers are the cream of the crop. More 

AAPL Is Still Sour; Look for New Opportunities

The markets are in the middle of a strong rally, and a resurgent Apple is helping to lead the way. I still think it's a stock to sell. More 

6 Companies Increasing Dividends

A global banking giant, a large regional financial and a couple REITs were among six companies to make dividend investors a little happier this week. More 

The Revised Coffee-Can Portfolio: What’s in Store for 2013

My twisted version of the simple yet effective 'coffee can' long-term portfolio finished out 2012 a winner. Here's what lies ahead in 2013. More 

5 Capital Markets Stocks to Buy Now

This week, five Capital Markets stocks are improving their overall rating on Portfolio Grader. Each of these rates an "A" ("strong buy") or "B" overall ("buy"). More 

5 Capital Markets Stocks to Buy Now

The grades of five Capital Markets stocks are better this week, according to the Portfolio Grader database. Every one of these stocks has an "A" ("strong buy") or "B" overall ("buy") rating. More 

Are Asset Managers Doomed to the Dustbin of History?

What does the rapid growth of the ETF industry mean for second-tier mutual fund companies? The short answer: nothing good. More