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.
Columbia files to launch active ETFs, Eagle secures new team, the SEC backs off money fund reforms, and more.
Some users find value in dividend-paying blue chips, while others are compiling watchlists and waiting for a pullback.
Recent proposed changes by the SEC could have a strong negative impact on money market funds, likely resulting in industrywide resistance.
Federated's aversion to risk has allowed some--but not all--of its funds to shine.
GoodHaven loads up on Microsoft and other tech stocks.
Companies with wide moats and A Stewardship Grades have held up relatively well so far; use this screen to find some.