A buddy of mine has been making a killing in college housing for years. Unlike what has happened to the residential real estate market, the college housing market has been largely insulated from
As China continues to witness exponential economic growth, its real estate sector is following and the Chinese government is taking measures to curb the real estate boom potentially influencing the
Forget gold for a moment and let’s focus on copper instead. It’ll be well worth the time… Earlier this year, copper prices fell 25% from its 2009 rally on fears of a double-dip recession.
You can always count on one thing in the technology sector: Change! The cutting-edge inventions that fascinated us so much back in the 1990s are de rigueur now. Where will we be in ten years?
In recent years, few corners of the investing world have been the subject of as much controversy, misinformation, and confusion as the leveraged ETF space. Last summer these securities received
Gold set another new record yesterday (Wednesday), closing above $1,300 an ounce for the second-straight day. The London Bullion Market Association – at its annual conference this week
“Because the natural gas market is highly sensitive to a broad variety of political, social and economic events, even mild changes in weather, political sentiment, or consumption patterns can
In trading on Wednesday, the iShares MSCI Far East Financials Index (NASDAQ:FEFN) is outperforming other ETFs, up about 5.75% on the day. Also up on the day are the
“With the reporting of financial markets, there is only one truth: First price, then news. When oil exploded through $100.00 and raced up towards $150.00 in 2008, then and only then, did stories
Most of the time when I write about the gold price it has to do with near term and intermediate term timing. Recently I indicated that gold needed to break out north out of its rising wedge
It took two months, but Barclays finally came around to my way of thinking, rebranding its inverse volatility ETN with the iPath name. What was once Barclays ETN+ Inverse S&P 500 VIX Short
BlackRock, Inc. (NYSE: BLK) today announced that the iShares Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) business, the world’s largest provider of ETFs, launched three new iShares emerging markets ETFs
UBS Investment Bank announced today the addition of a new exchange traded note (ETN) to its E-TRACS platform, the UBS E-TRACS 1X Monthly Short Alerian MLP Infrastructure Total Return
State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), the investment management business of State Street Corporation (NYSE: STT), today announced the appointment of Scott Ebner, as managing director
ETF Securities USA LLC (ETFS) announced today that the total assets under management of its four products, ETFS Physical Swiss Gold Shares (NYSE:SGOL), ETFS Physical Silver Shares (NYSE:SIVR)