Floating-Rate Closed-End Funds Aren"t Living Up To Expectations - Will They Ever?

Floating-Rate Closed-End Funds Aren"t Living Up To Expectations - Will They Ever?.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 16th, 2018

Inside the murky world of "sugar dating," where arrangement sites ask for how much money you"re looking for and to rate your level of sex drive

The world of sugar dating is a complex one in which arrangements aren't always as straightforward as they seem.  While most relationships consist of a "sugar baby" receiving funds from an ol.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 2nd, 2018

Toys R Us has started its going-out-of-business sales, but there"s a good reason to wait to shop there

Twitter/@jrmyee Toys R Us'  clearance sales have begun.  Customers are complaining on social media that the discounts aren't living up to expectations.  The discounts are expected to increase i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderMar 23rd, 2018

Beware the Risks of Floating-Rate Funds

High yields can blind income seekers to the dangers of these below-investment-grade investments......»»

Category: topSource: barronsSep 30th, 2017

The Upside of Rate Hikes: Higher Yields Are Coming

With more Federal Reserve action on the way, investors should consider floating-rate and senior-loan funds......»»

Category: topSource: barronsSep 23rd, 2017

Stock Market News For Sep 15, 2017

Markets closed mostly lower on Thursday after Core CPI data came in above expectations, increasing the overall rate of inflation to just below the Fed???s target rate. Markets closed mos.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytSep 15th, 2017

SL Green, Vornado secure $1.2 billion loan for 280 Park Avenue

SL Green and Vornado have closed a $1.2 billion loan for 280 Park Avenue. The floating-rate, interest-only mortgage matures in September 2024. The new loan replaces a $900 million mortgage from Deutsche Bank, which was scheduled to to mature in Ma.....»»

Category: realestateSource: realestateweeklyAug 24th, 2017

Term CEF Ladder #2: Mortgage Closed-End Funds Explored

Term CEF Ladder #2: Mortgage Closed-End Funds Explored.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 17th, 2018

Dividend Growth ETFs Stumble As Payout Growth Continues

Due in part to expectations of higher interest rates in the first quarter, some dividend stocks and exchange traded funds struggled against the broader market. On the bright side, S&P 500 dividends continue growing. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaApr 17th, 2018

Deposit rates at big banks aren"t keeping up with Fed rate hikes

Rick Wilking/ Reuters The Federal Reserve is on a steady path of raising interes.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 16th, 2018

Stock Market News For Apr 16, 2018

U.S. stock markets closed lower on Friday, as earnings results of large banking companies failed to live up to investors high expectations U.S. stock markets closed lower on Friday, as earnings results of large banking companies failed to l.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 16th, 2018

Dealer Trading and Positioning in Floating Rate Notes

by Michael Fleming and Amanda Wahlers In January 2014, the U.S. Treasury Department made its first sale of floating rate notes (FRNs), securities whose coupon rates vary over time depending on.....»»

Category: blogSource: TheBigPictureApr 16th, 2018

Bond Report: Treasury yield curve flattest in more than decade as rate hike expectations heat up

Treasury yields are little changed, as traders focus on upbeat corporate earnings, momentarily shaking off some of the geopolitical worries that had underpinned appetite for assets perceived as havens......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2018

Why For The First Time In Six Years, Hedge Funds Are At The Mercy Of Retail Investors

There was something odd about the last earnings season: while many companies beat Q4 expectations, few were rewarded by material stock upside, yet companies which missed, o.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 12th, 2018

Futures rise as first-quarter earnings season begins, Syria tensions ebb

(Reuters) - U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Thursday on expectations of strong corporate earnings, looking past geopolitical risks and concerns about faster interest rate hikes......»»

Category: topSource: reutersApr 12th, 2018

Stable Yield With Closed-End Funds: Term CEF Ladder

Stable Yield With Closed-End Funds: Term CEF Ladder.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaApr 9th, 2018

These 5 Stocks Could Be in Big Trouble If Interest Rates Go Higher

If interest rates continue higher, these five health care companies with floating rate debt could face some major issues......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstApr 7th, 2018

U.S. economy adds 103,000 jobs in March, missing expectations

The unemployment rate stayed at 4.1 percent and wage growth remained flat, the government jobs report said. There is now a job open for every unemployed person in the country......»»

Category: topSource: washpostApr 6th, 2018

March jobs numbers miss expectations, unemployment at 4.1 percent

Economists surveyed by Reuters expected nonfarm payrolls to increase by 193,000 in March and the unemployment rate to decline 0.1 percentage points to 4 percent......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 6th, 2018

Bank of Baroda hikes benchmark lending rate by 0.1% to 8.4% for 1-yr tenure

The revised marginal cost of funds based lending rate benchmarks are effective from April 7.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 6th, 2018

US jobs increased 103K in March, missing expectations

Employers created 103,000 jobs in March, missing expectations while the jobless rate remained at 4.1%......»»

Category: topSource: foxnewsApr 6th, 2018