Month-End Portfolio Data Now Available for Federated Investors' Closed-End Funds
MARKET SNAPSHOT: S&P 500 Hits All-time Intraday Record
UPDATE: S&P 500 hits all-time intraday record
Government Bonds Fall as Global Worries Recede
Signs of eurozone strength push Treasury yields higher
Federated Investors FII reported a surge in money market assets during the first quarter of 2007. We had been expecting a good quarter for money fund flows, so our outlook for the firm is unchanged, but we are making a modest increase to our fair value estimate to account for cash flow received and ...
In today's market, we think careful stock-picking will be rewarded. Plus, we look at the impact of rising interest rates on banks and of ETFs on the traditional asset management industry.
Following is a roundup of stocks that recently jumped to 5 stars in the last week. By way of background, we award a stock 5 stars when it trades at a suitably large discount--i.e., a margin of safety--to our fair value estimate. Thus, when a stock hits 5-star territory, we consider it an especially ...
Among the thousands of small-company stocks, these are the most popular among analyst-recommended small-cap funds.
Some users find value in dividend-paying blue chips, while others are compiling watchlists and waiting for a pullback.