What’s on Tap Weekly Calendar: April 12 – 16, 2021
What’s on Tap Weekly Calendar: April 12 – 16, 2021 – Monday April 12th Economic Calendar: 2:00 PM EST Federal Budget for March…
What’s New in Fiduciary Breach Cases?
Retirement Director Ben Rizzuto expects two issues – Multiple Employer Plans (MEPs) and the types of investments offered on plan menus – to be part of the next generation of potential fiduciary failures and lawsuits.
Quick Thoughts: The American Jobs Plan is Not Just an Infrastructure Plan
Chief Market Strategist Stephen Dover believes environmentally aware investing will likely substantially increase and fossil-fuel companies will likely lose. He says the wise investor will look at how infrastructure is changing.
BlackRock thinks this whole “habitable planet” trend could really catch on – so much so that the world’s biggest investment manager announced on Thursday it’s raised $4.8 billion for a new clean energy fund.
Combining Sustainability and Yield In Government Bonds
The Daily Biotech Pulse: April 9, 2021
Here’s a roundup of top developments in the biotech space over the last 24 hours: Negative Regulatory Tidings For Provention Bio, Celcuity Soars On In-licensing Deal, 2 IPOs
Mixed Action in The Futures Market
There is some mixed action in the futures market this morning that — surprise, surprise — is the opposite of what was seen yesterday. Recall that yesterday featured the outperformance of the Nasdaq 100 thanks to leadership from the growth stocks.
Chart Advisor: Black Gold
Messages From the VIX Curve
Why the Best Offense Is A Good Defense in Bond Portfolios
This edition of On the Trading Desk® features a discussion about ways to buffer fixed-income portfolios from rising rates. I’m talking with Michael Schueller, Senior Portfolio Manager, Multi-Sector Fixed Income Plus and High Yield at Wells Fargo Asset Management (WFAM) Global Fixed Income.
Equities for Income
April 2021 Fixed Income Market Update
We continue to observe demand for income-generating assets with additional relative value opportunities across the sector, quality and security levels.
Ags with USDA in Focus
Conab raised their Brazilian production forecast to 108.966 million metric tons, up from 108.069. Market participants are awaiting tomorrow’s USDA report, out at 11:00 AM CT.
Manufacturing Stocks Extend Gains in 1Q21
Fake Steak and Test-Tube Tomatoes
If burgers from the likes of Beyond and Impossible have already given us a taste for what ‘meat 2.0’ might taste like, then innovation currently underway takes things to a new level.
#SocialStocks: AR Glasses Seen as Future of Tech
Twitter teases potential shopping feature, Pinterest holds talks to buy VSCO and other notable stories from this week.
Labor Market Improving but Still Shows Plenty of Slack
Stock Wars: Yum! Brands Vs. Restaurant Brands International
In this article, we present a duel between two North American leaders in the quick-service restaurant business: Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE:YUM) and Toronto-headquartered Restaurant Brands International Inc (NYSE:QSR).