Why car loans are getting out of control.
Michael and Ben discuss why movie comedies are dying, how Netflix is changing entertainment, online savings accounts and much more.
Looking at the glass as half full for the next recession.
Michael & Ben talk with Vincent De Martel about the Invesco Global Factor Investing Study.
What index funds, Seth Rogen, and golfing have to do with the benefits of being average.
Yesterday I got an email from Marcus, my online savings account. They lowered the interest rate on my savings (and everyone else’s) from 2.25% to 2.15%. I heard stories from people who use other savings accounts that also saw a drop. These online savings accounts are obviously getting ahead of the possible Fed rate cut…
A historical look at trend-following during bull markets.
This week’s Animal Spirits is sponsored by MarketSmith: Go to www.investors.com/animal to receive your first three weeks of the MarketSmith service for just $19.95. We discuss: Why Michael is getting back into trading Facebook’s new cryptocurrency Is it a good thing more professional investors are buying up starter homes? Should Vanguard get into private equity? Should the…
Simply change the start and end dates to win any market debate.
Just as everyone projected, interest rates have fallen off a cliff since peaking at more than 3.2% last fall: Just kidding. Basically no one saw this coming: The decline has caught nearly everyone by surprise. In January, none of the 69 economists surveyed by The Wall Street Journal predicted yields would fall below 2.5% by…