August has been a very tough--and often revised--month for employment over the last few years.
This week's GDP report now makes my original full-year 2.0%-2.5% GDP forecast a real possibility, writes Morningstar's Bob Johnson.
The new General Motors is much leaner than its predecessor, and any near-term litigation risk will have little impact on the automaker's 1.85 billion diluted shares.
This company's growth prospects and investments in future production make it an attractive idea with a 3% earnings distribution, to boot.
Fed easing and tightening expectations have been nearly perfect predictors of the stock and bond markets in the short run.
Our managers are still finding attractive opportunities in a more richly valued market.
Lack of competitive advantages may mean these companies aren't the bargains they seem to be.
Economic data this week was slow enough to keep central bank stimulus flowing yet good enough to avert recession fears, writes Morningstar’s Bob Johnson.
After a few false starts, the auto industry is finally hitting a setback-free recovery in 2012, according to Morningstar's Dave Whiston.
Detroit is leaner and greener and ready to meet the pent-up demand of consumers driving aging gas guzzlers.