Instead of trying to outdo the Oracle of Omaha's track record, you can simply invest alongside him.
One economist says the outperformance of US equities over Treasurys won't be a lot higher in the next decade.
The banking giant is getting battered from all sides by investigations. But while the stock is down in August, investors are still way ahead this year.
The 10-year Treasury yield approaches 2.9% as investors worry about the Fed slowing its bond buying program. Stocks sag again to their lowest levels since July.
These are best buys in a group of 'catalyst stocks,' whether Standard & Poor's comes knocking or not.
Third Point's Daniel Loeb doesn't think much of Sony's movie business -- and the movie star clearly doesn't think much of Loeb.
The Dow falls more than 150 points, but clear bargain-hunting cuts the loss by about half. J.C. Penney slumps as a board fight gets ugly. Crude oil rises.
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Breaking up big banks is an untested solution to the too big to fail problem that attempts to isolate and dismantle large, troubled institutions while protecting the rest of the economy.
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