Choosing the Right Dividend ETF

Well, it happened — again. The 10-year Treasury fell all the way to 2.3% last week on a string of bad geopolitical news and mixed economic data. The last time yields were this low was June of last year, […] Continue Reading…

The 10 Investing Books You Should Be Reading This Summer

In honor of National Book Lovers Day this coming Saturday, Covestor put together a “top ten” list of books on investing, business and finance — as shared by portfolio managers on Covestor and members of the Covestor senior management […] Continue Reading…

Investing Like a Billionaire With the iBillionaire ETF

Investing like a billionaire is about to get a whole lot easier.  On August 1, the  Direxion iBillionaire Index ETF (IBLN) will begin trading.

The ETF — based on iBillionaire’s proprietary index — will run a portfolio of 30 of […] Continue Reading…

Blast from the Past: Walmart Dividend Letter from 1985

I was digging through an old file cabinet that had belonged to my grandfather, and I found this little blast from the past: a Walmart (WMT) letter to shareholders from 1985, signed by Chairman and company founder Sam Walton.

As […] Continue Reading…

VIDEO: Facebook Earnings Impress But Remain Too Dependent on North America

I joined CNBC this evening to discuss Facebook’s earnings release.  You can view the video here.

Facebook (FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg started his company’s second quarter earnings announcement with what might have been the understatement of the year: “We had […] Continue Reading…