Top Fund Manager On The Danger Of Index Funds

Passive investing in index funds has gained a lot of steam in recent years. But top-performing fund manager David Winters says index-fund investing can actually be dangerous.
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Cooperman Talks Stocks, Bonds, And Oil

Hedge fund guru Leon Cooperman says stocks are fully and fairly valued. Bonds are another story, though, he says.

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Why Risk And Age Aren’t As Tied As You Think

In the investing world, the standard thinking seems to be that the older you get, the less risk you should take on. But Charles Schwab’s Liz Ann Sonders says that’s not always the case.

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Don’t Get Tempted By Europe, Bond Guru Says

Top bond fund manager Bonnie Baha of DoubleLine Capital says that, with central banks around the globe distorting asset values, investors shouldn’t be tempted into taking on riskier bets in European bonds.

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Fisher On False Fears, And False Hopes

Top strategist Kenneth Fisher says that he is keen on European stocks because of “false fears” in the region, while he is down on Japanese stocks because of “false hopes” there.
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R-Squared Indicator Says Market Could Get Scary

Wells Capital’s James Paulsen has been bullish — correctly — throughout much of the bull market that began in March 2009. But now, Paulsen says that a key sentiment indicator that has predicted many former declines is flashing a warning signal.

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Gross Talks “New Neutral”

In the aftermath of the 2008 financial crisis, bond guru Bill Gross spoke of a “New Normal” for US economic growth. Now he’s talking about the “New Neutral” for interest rates, and the impact it will have on investors.
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