Starting her debut hedge fund without a staff of analysts to help choose investments and relying too much on one investor's money helped lead the star analyst astray, according to a person with direct knowledge of her firm. Now, her office in New York is on the market, her two top executives left ...
The gap between investor returns and average fund returns persists across most asset classes--but there is a bright spot, says Morningstar's Russ Kinnel.
The United States is set to undergo a "geographic sea change" where economic power is shifting from longtime coastal stronghold states still reeling from the housing bust and moving towards interior states with lower tax burdens, according to banking analyst Meredith Whitney .
Star analyst Meredith Whitney kicked off the IMCA conference Sunday in Seattle by decrying her reputation as a “doom and gloomer.”
This energy- and agriculture-rich region characterized by low tax rates and debt levels is poised to grow at a much faster rate than other parts of the country where tax rates and debt levels are much higher, Meredith Whitney says.
Star analyst, who misfired on muni bust prediction, says sector poised for double-digit returns through 2013.
She discussed the government’s case against the ratings agency, her municipal bond call and her thoughts on new Citigroup CEO Michael Corbat.
Fidelity Municipal Income and T. Rowe Price Tax-Free High Yield hold up well when muni markets head south.
The outlook for bonds is just as cloudy as ever, but Morningstar's Miriam Sjoblom and Marta Norton offer helpful tips for setting the right expectations and creating a game plan in today's challenging bond market.
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