Companies like to reward shareholders, and repurchasing stock has long been the most popular method.
Three scenarios for a US confrontation with the Chinese export powerhouse.
Those that paid high taxes in the past like telecom will benefit. Industries like pharma, with a low tax history, not so much.
Stimulus from the new law must contend with workforce reducers like M&A, demography, and tech.
Clobbered by the 2015-16 commodities bust, they once again are investor darlings.
Because of the market torpor, the VIX had a spasm once the S&P 500 dropped hard.
A lot of numbers are flying around, but maybe less than you've heard will come home.
In a record capital-raising year for private equity, new funds were a quarter of the vehicles closed, but raised just 6% of the total in 2017.
Fear of inflation-inspired Fed rate hikes has touched off the February stock rout. The Citadel boss thinks worse lies ahead.
Fed up with paying what they view as ‘unfairly high’ Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation (PBGC) insurance premiums, defined benefit retirement plan sponsors are looking to shore up their underfunded...
The last year was one of sharp departures from past trajectories. Donald Trump, a firebrand former reality television host, among other ventures, won the US presidential election, bucking what...
Investors tend to focus on the factors they’re most familiar with when looking at markets. Analyzing items such as corporate earnings and economic indicators take center stage. The past...
Bolstered by hopes of fiscal expansion and above-trend GDP growth, 2017 saw expectations of rate rises climb—only to roll over again.
Prospects align to make 2017 a year for finding or borrowing wealth to fund pension plans.
Treasury STRIPS and custom LDI mandates have increased over the past five years, NEPC’s 2017 Defined Benefit Plan Trends Survey shows. Plan sponsors are taking a closer look at...