Bernhard Pfann

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Junk Bonds Are The Investment Opportunity Of A Lifetime, Just Not Yet

An outstanding investment opportunity in high-yield bonds is growing closer. Let’s take a look at what you can do to identify the opportunity and act on it.<p>High-yield junk bonds can be an attractive asset class but, as the name implies, investing in them does not come without risk. As an investment …

Perform a quarterly checkup on your portfolio with these 4 steps

Investors remained in risk-on mode, pushing up the returns of small-cap and biotech stocks, a broad swath of foreign-equity names, as well as junk and long-duration bonds. The net effect of that appreciation is that even investors who haven't been actively adding to those categories may find …

Opinion: 7 muni-bond ETFs that stay on track

Whether yields are 2% or 7%, investors will keep buying municipal bonds.<p>Except one major hurdle for ETF providers has been that muni-bond indexes are …

'Furious 7' on track for $150 million opening weekend

The seventh installment of the "Fast and the Furious" series, "Furious 7," is beating even the most optimistic projections for its opening weekend at the box office.<p>Analysts are now saying it could make $150 million throughout North America by Sunday night.<p>A week ago, they were predicting $115 to …

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What To Buy If Greece Exits The Euro Zone

Earlier last month, we discussed why the chance of a long-term solution to keep Greece in the Euro Zone was slim, due to three reasons:<p>1) Currency unions such as the European Monetary Union can only work in the long-run if wealthier states directly subsidize poorer states with no strings attached. …