- WHO'S HOT. // Investment Dealers' Digest;2/2/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 5, p27
Presents information on the stock market performance of investment brokerage firms and investment banks as of February 2, 2004. Stock indexes; Stifel Financial; First Albany; Morgan Stanley; Lehman Brothers; Goldman Sachs; Credit Suisse Group; Bank of America; Wells Fargo.
- Taking the reward out of risk. Gearino, G. D. // Business North Carolina;Nov2010, Vol. 30 Issue 11, p16
The author contemplates on what will happen if the equity premium from stock market investments will be taken away. He discusses the results of a study published in the "Quarterly Review" journal of the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis that asserts the declining value of stocks in portfolio...
- Houston, We Have a Problem: High Trading Costs in Flat Markets. Warren, Tom // Money Management Executive;11/28/2011, Vol. 19 Issue 46, p5
In this article the author discusses the implementation of the standard approach that is known as commission recapture in order to address high brokerage costs. He further discusses the objective of this program that provides a mechanism in which the high commission costs on certain trades is...
- WHAT ABOUT INVESTMENTS? Vanderlip, Frank A. // Saturday Evening Post;1/7/1933, Vol. 205 Issue 28, p8
The article offers insights on making an investment. It asserts that casualness in investing is for persons with modest savings and limited experience. It advises the investor to go directly to the Stock Exchange broker to determine which stocks to purchase. The total of newly issued stocks and...
- WHO'S HOT. // Investment Dealers' Digest;4/5/2004, Vol. 70 Issue 14, p57
Ranks brokerage and bank stocks by performance as of April 5, 2004. American Stock Exchange broker dealer; Standard & Poor's 500; Brokerage stocks.
- The proximity paradox for a portfolio. Greenberg, Dean // Inside Tucson Business;5/2/2005, Vol. 14 Issue 47, p8
Explains the proximity paradox for a portfolio and its significance for the performance of equity mutual funds. Accomplishment of reputations for consistently outperforming specific benchmarks in bear markets by losing less than the index; Market aphorisms and what they are designed to promote;...
- Notes and Comment. // New Yorker;6/9/1962, Vol. 38 Issue 16, p21
The article provides some insights into stock trading and investing. A stock investor claims that when one invests in the stock market and when the market drops, the collateral that was used may no longer be sufficient to cover the investor's indebtedness to the broker, in which case the broker...
- A 15% profit in five days. de Klerk, Vic // Finance Week;1/19/2004, p20
Discusses the sector rotations in the banking and retail shares traded in the JSE Securities Exchange in January 2004. Background on the sector rotation process; Implications for investors; Factors affecting sector rotations.
- Foreign banks stumble on Wall St. Birger, Jon // Crain's New York Business;01/25/99, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p1
Highlights the dismal performance of foreign banks in New York City's investment banking market in 1998. Midyear downturn in the stock and bond markets; Profits for the first nine months for all firms; Losses posted by Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, ING Group and other foreign banks that...