What Does a Professional Gambler’s Investment Portfolio Look Like?

When building your investment portfolio, a solid core of index ETFs will stack the deck in your favor. Read More

Gold Outlook for Q3 – Don’t Trust the Rise in Gold Prices, GLD

Gold and silver prices, as well as GLD and SLV, heated up again in late June, but they're still not worth the risk. Read More

Why These 5 Mutual Funds Are Beating the S&P 500

We look at five mutual funds significantly beating the S&P 500 Index in 2014 -- and more importantly, what this strong outperformance means. Read More

Pimco’s Biggest Problem (Other Than Bill Gross)

Massive outflows at Pimco may lead to bigger problems that prove to be too much for Bond King, Bill Gross, to manage. Read More

5 Reasons to Buy Japanese Stocks – EWJ

Japanese stocks look like losers, but it sure is hard to find bargains anywhere else in developed markets these days. Read More

Why Warren Buffett Suggests Vanguard Funds

Warren Buffett not only said that he'd prefer his trust invest in low-cost index funds to provide for his wife's financial well-being -- he also gave a nod to Vanguard funds. Read More

Value Stock Guide – How to Invest Like a Pawn Star

Value stock investing depends on the same market inefficiencies exploited in TV's 'Pawn Stars.' Read More

The 4 Most Important Income ETFs to Own

Even funds stuffed with blue chips tend to throw off lousy dividend yields, but these four income ETFs offer yields that range from 3% to more than 6%. Read More

Will Abe’s ‘Third Arrow’ Revive Japan?

Japanese prime minister Abe has let his "third arrow" fly. Don't count on it shaking Japan out of its funk. Read More

iShares’ Core ETFs Get an Expansion

For retail investors, The new iShares core lineup of ETFs could be one of the best starting places for portfolio construction. Read More

Biotech ETFs – Keep Those Buyouts Coming!

Merck's buyout of Idenix didn't just pump up IDIX shares -- it also had a great double effect on biotech ETFs such as XBI that usually are buoyed by M&A. Read More

The 7 Best Index Funds for Your Money

Looking to make your portfolio more well-rounded on the cheap? This list of some of the market's best index funds is a perfect jumping-off point. Read More

3 Actively Managed ETFs Worth Your Money

Actively managed ETFs are a relatively niche product and go against the growing trend of passive, index-based fund investing. Still, a few managers are worth their salt. Read More

5 Oppenheimer Mutual Funds to Power Your Portfolio

After combing through the product offerings of Oppenheimer Funds, we've come up with a solid list of 5 mutual funds to own. Read More

3 Better Bond Funds Than Pimco Total Return

Some bond funds are beating the pants off Bill Gross's Pimco Total Return, which just swallowed its 13th straight month of outflows. Read More

3 Warning Signs of a Looming Market Correction

There are warnings signs of a stock correction everywhere, if you just know where to look. Read More

The Bond Rally Is Done – Why You Must Sell NOW

Technicals and sentiment are lined up against further upside for bonds -- the smart money is selling bonds now. Read More

State Street Pokes Pimco in the Chest, Plans New Bond ETF

Jeffrey Gundlach and DoubleLine are sticking it to reeling Bill Gross and Pimco with plans for a new bond ETF to go up against Total Return. Read More

Growth? Value? Smart ETF Investors Get Both

An eroding middle class makes retail investing tricky -- but here's how you can splash around in this space. Read More

Precious Metals ETFs Are Ready to Shine

Unloved precious metals could see a lift in the second half of the year. Read More