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Active fund managers trail the S&P 500 for the ninth year in a row in triumph for indexing

Investing in low-cost, passive funds remains the soundest long-term investment.

The market’s two-month hot start to 2019 could mean more gains ahead, history shows

Data compiled by LPL Financial show the S&P 500 has posted gains in the final 10 months of the year in 25 of the 27 times

Charlie Munger says California, Connecticut have been ‘stupid’ for driving rich people away

Charlie Munger, Warren Buffett's right-hand man at Berkshire Hathaway, said Thursday that places like California and Connecti

Morgan Stanley: Buy Apple now before earnings next week because the bad news is already in the stock

As the bar is low for Apple's earnings next Tuesday, Morgan Stanley says it's a good time to buy the stock now.

CEO of world’s largest money manager: There would be a bullish surge on a US-China trade deal

The deal would need to be substantial enough to reduce tension, Larry Fink says, and include both sides calling off tariffs o

Bear market in value stocks is ending, Wells Fargo predicts a 2019 comeback

Wells Fargo's Christopher Harvey expects value names to be the big winners in the second half of 2019.

Trump is winning the game of economic chicken right now with China, but that could soon change

The trade war may be hurting China more than the U.S., but by spring China could be looking up as the U.S. slows, particularl

Goldman slashes Apple price forecast, sees stock going nowhere for a year

Weaker demand for Apple products as well as a lackluster reception for the iPhone XR outside of the United States will preven

Trump to meet with White House trade team to discuss tariffs on European automakers

President Donald Trump is planning on meeting with his trade team on Tuesday to discuss a draft report on tariffs, according

Tesla shares plunge as Wall Street throws in towel, saying Musk departure could cost stock $130

Tesla's stock is falling as analysts voice concern about the negative effects from SEC's lawsuit against CEO Elon Musk.  (mo

Expert says sell Twitter’s stock because of rising costs for regulatory oversight

Twitter's ability to keep costs low despite fierce competition and heightened regulatory scrutiny will not last, according to

Trump hits back at Jamie Dimon, says JP Morgan CEO doesn’t have the ‘smarts’ to run for president

A day after Dimon said he was "smarter" than Trump, the president calls the J.P. Morgan CEO  a "poor public speaker and a ne

US foreign trade balances are absolutely national security problems

The German trade surplus is stifling the economic growth in the rest of Europe, Michael Ivanovitch writes.

Now-cautious bull names 4 risks keeping him up at night

Federated Investors' Phil Orlando sees a high probability stocks will stumble 5 to 8 percent in the coming weeks.

President Trump is the unsung hero of the world economy

The German trade surplus is stifling the economic growth in the rest of Europe, Michael Ivanovitch writes.

Warren Buffett just made more than $2 billion in Apple

Warren Buffett is up big in his Apple position Wednesday after the company reported a better-than-expected earnings report.

Jim Paulsen sees a warning sign that should have investors shifting their game plan

While the four variables that are traditionally recession indicators aren’t lining up right now, Jim Paulsen sees another e

IBM is experimenting with a cryptocurrency that’s pegged to the US dollar

IBM has put its weight behind a so-called “stablecoin,” a digital token tied to the U.S. dollar.

Citigroup: Red states will lose the most in trade war with China

States won by President Donald Trump in the 2016 election stand to lose the most as a trade war between the U.S. and China ki

Battered bitcoin will reach $50,000 by end of year, says founder of crypto exchange

Bitcoin falls below $6,000. But the co-founder of a bitcoin exchange says the digital currency will pass the $50,000 mark by

Trump threatens Harley-Davidson: If it moves operations overseas, ‘they will be taxed like never before!’

President Donald Trump said that Harley-Davidson will be "taxed like never before" and that the U.S. motorcycle company was

Major changes are coming to insurance coverage, CEO says

Benoit Claveranne, AXA's chief executive for international and new markets, on trends shaping the insurance industry.

Goldman Sachs: Chances of a Democrat ‘blue wave’ in November are diminishing

Goldman Sachs analysis of the current prediction market concluded that November will be a closer election than earlier foreca

An unlikely winner from the AT&T-Time Warner decision; CVS Health

Shares of drugstore CVS Health jump after a federal judge approved AT&T's bid for Time Warner.

Portland, Oregon is the best place for retirees; here’s the rest of the list

Think Miami is a good place to retire? The city is actually ranked one of the worst places to spend your golden years.