- In the balance. Nicholson, Colin // BRW;3/4/2004, Vol. 26 Issue 8, p76
Discusses the performance of the world stock markets in February 2004. Decline of stock prices after increases in December 2003 and January 2004; Daily line chart of the U.S. S&P 500 index; Technical reason for the slowdown in the rate of the stock prices; Factors influencing the performance of...
- Most fund investors buy and hold with eye on long-term. Baldwin, Amy // Hudson Valley Business Journal;11/19/2001, Vol. 12 Issue 18, p23
Vito Turso, a public relation executive in New York owns shares in several mutual funds through his employer-sponsored 401(K) plan. But he doesn't think much about them, and he couldn't identify his funds without consulting his quarterly statements. The United States' 93.3 million fund investors...
- Forget Fear. Hobson, Mellody // Black Enterprise;Apr2011, Vol. 41 Issue 9, p26
The article offers a view of the stock market from another perspective. The stock market's volatility has been compared to a roller coaster, with the market's collapse in 2008 followed by a dramatic rise in 2009. The author offers three steps for stock market investors to stay the course. First...
- DC Plan Trading Activity Picked Up in January. // Plan Advisor News;2015, p1
Aon Hewitt's 401(k) Index shows there were five days of above-normal trading activity in the month of January 2015--more days than the previous two months combined.
- Need A Core Mutual Fund For Your 401(k)? ROGERS, DOUG // Investors Business Daily;9/25/2015, p1
Core stock mutual funds, which invest in both growth and value stocks, have fared relatively well in the past 10 years of the stock market's ups and downs. They've risen an average annual 8.42% in the past decade vs. the S&P 500's 7.05%. The average core mutual fund isn't doing so well so far...
- Preaching to the Convertibles: Markets Find New Favorite. Beasley-Murray, Benjamin // Global Finance;Jul/Aug2003, Vol. 17 Issue 7, p44
Reports on the trends in the global equity capital markets. Secondary stock offerings; Issuance of multi-million dollar convertible bonds; Generation of corporate insider profit. INSET: THE STRUGGLE TO RECOVER.
- What ever happened to the 401(k) market? Rich, Elmer // Pensions & Investments;7/21/1997, Vol. 25 Issue 15, p12
Opinion. Discusses the 401(k) market and how it has developed into one of the top stock markets. Comparison of the 401(k) market to other markets; Examination of current trends; How many 401(k) markets still exists.
- Leave them alone. Willamson, Christine // Pensions & Investments;9/7/1998, Vol. 26 Issue 18, p3
Presents information on the turbulence which occurred in the stock market. Details on the Hewitt 401(k) stock index for the week August 24, 1998; Number of participants which the index tracks; Value of the participants assets; Performance of mutual and equity funds in the market.
- Flawed reactions. // Pensions & Investments;11/10/1997, Vol. 25 Issue 23, p12
Editorial. Argues that a danger in worldwide market stocks, is that they could lead to flawed thinking about institutional investing. Information on this theory as it relates to 401(k) investors; Details on the stock market declines of 401(k) plans.