BlackRock Funds

VYM – Buy This ETF For a Dividend Core in Your Portfolio

The benefits of investing in dividend stocks are well known and widely accepted, yet not enough investors own them. Buy this ETF for your dividend core More 

10 Things You Need To Know Before Wednesday’s Opening Bell

Here's what you need to know: Markets in Asia were marginally higher, and the Senate is working to reopen the government before reaching Thursday's debt ceiling More 

iShares’ Response to Money Market Fund Reform Is NEAR

To get out in front of possible money market fund reform, BlackRock (BLK) recently launched the iShares Short Maturity Bond ETF. More 

What Twitter Can Learn From Facebook’s IPO

Facebook did a lot of things wrong with its IPO ... and Twitter would be wise to learn those lessons. More 

3 Reasons Why I’m Not Buying Wednesday’s Rally

While the Dow rallied nearly 100 points today, I wouldn't get used to it. The Dog Days Of Summer bring In record outflows for one. More 

3 Super-Cheap ETFs to Buy Now

One of the best ways to supercharge your profits over the long-term is to focus on low-cost ETFs, which help you keep more returns. More 

State Street Unveils a ‘Me Too’ Russell ETF

State Street's new Russell 2000 ETF is cheaper than the alternatives, but that's about it — and that still might not be enough to recommend it. More 

Self-Driving Car Operator Mobileye Raises $400M

Mobileye -- one of the leading names in self-driving auto technology -- is raising about $400 million in the private markets. Could it be nearing an IPO? More 

Manager Churn Belies a Fundamental Truth

BlackRock has slashed 80% of its active fund managers. But underperformance is the norm -- this shouldn't be a surprise. You win by refusing to play the game. More 

How Netflix (And 14 Other Blue Chips) Got Its Groove Back

Here is a list of 15 companies that have turned their businesses around, led by Netflix, which is now humming along with profitability and a soaring stock price More