Examining the Environment for Microcap Stocks
The smallest companies in the market may be overlooked by many investors, but can offer big potential. Here, we posed some questions about micro-capitalization (microcap) stocks to Franklin Mutual Series Portfolio Manager Oliver Wong, who explains how they have fared recently and where he’s finding opportunities.
Three Fixed Income Predictions for the Roaring 2020’s
Today, we find ourselves with particularly high confidence in the likelihood of three scenarios to which we believe all investors should be paying close attention. First, we anticipate the current market euphoria will likely last through the summer.
The Valid and Not-So-Valid Reasons for Rejecting Annuities
A host of impediments stand in the way of allocating funds to annuities. Some issues relate to brokers or advisors, and others involve their clients. Some are valid, but others are questionable and reflect irrational behavioral biases.
Climate Change Sectors Heat Up
From digital factories to plant-based clothing, climate change investing is much more than just investing in renewable energy, according to the Templeton Global Equity Group.
Help Clients Prevent Deceased Identity Theft
Every year, the identities of almost 2.5 million Americans who are deceased are stolen by thieves to open fraudulent credit cards, access financial assets, file fake tax returns, obtain driver’s licenses, steal medical identities and more.