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WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 14, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Bank Stocks, Municipal Advisers, Thanksgiving Table
Bank stocks make gains because investors believe that banks can manage through the Federal Reserve's easing; small independent firms are getting a hold in the $4 trillion municipal bond market, and how to fit guests around the Thanksgiving table.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 13, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: November Rally, Investment Giants, Senior Housing
November stock rally weighs on low-volatility funds; Vanguard and Blackrock raise their voices in debate over their impact on competition, and senior housing faces a glut because aging baby boomers want to stay in their own homes.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 12, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Unloved Assets, CLO Selloff, Florida Billionaires
Investors are piling into beaten-up assets; a selloff in collateralized loan obligations is flashing warning signs to the junk bond market, and Florida's sunshine and tax benefits beckon billionaires.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 11, 2019

Depressed Oil Prices Create Tough Environment for Aramco IPO—Energy Journal
Low oil prices are taking a toll around the world. In the midst of all the fanfare around Saudi Aramco's imminent stock market debut, it's easy to overlook just how tough the environment is in the energy business right now. The world's most profitable company took another major step this weekend toward what could be […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 11, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Defense Stocks, WeWork Banking, Holiday Travel
The ability of defense stocks to continue to return outsize returns is being threatened; Banks arranged giant fees and strict protections around WeWork's IPO, and it might pay to delay holiday travel.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 08, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Foreign Money, Pension Risks, Gorilla Trek
Foreign money is supporting the U.S. stock rally; pension funds are venturing into risky corners of the stock market for returns, and a gorilla-watching vacation helps to sustain the rare apes.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 07, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Aramco IPO, $50K Hotel Suite, Bahamas Holiday
The math on the trillion dollar Aramco IPO probably doesn't add up; the Park Hyatt offers a $50,000 a night suites for big spenders, and the Bahamas could be a good holiday destination.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 06, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Pension Plans, Elliott Buyout, Honey-Do List
Pension plans continue to shift into U.S. stocks; Elliott rises $2 billion for buyouts as it prepares a $4 billion hedge-fund push, and couples turn to technology to equally share household chores.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 05, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Emerging Markets, Plastic Recycling, Greatest Investor
A U.S.-China trade deal is is unlikely to rescue emerging-market stocks; companies seeking to cut plastic use are tapping a vast source of raw materials -- ocean garbage, and how Jim Simons became the world's greatest investor.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 04, 2019

Aramco Finally Launches IPO. Now Comes the Hard Part.—Energy Journal
It's official! After getting a go-ahead from Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman, what's expected to be the world's largest-ever IPO is finally under way. Saudi Aramco announced on Sunday that it will finally make its stock market debut early next month. For the company, there's little time for celebration. The oil behemoth and its […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 04, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Diamond Miners, Auto Mergers, Hotel Scents
Investors are increasingly skeptical of diamond miners; large mergers may be a possible lifeline for a troubled auto industry, and the trend of hotels creating their own scents might not agree with guests.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Nov 01, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Shell's Investor Pledge, Auto Merger Risks, Bermuda Fly Fishing
Shell cast doubt on the share-buyback pledge it made to investors amid weaker oil prices; Fiat Chrysler and Peugeot attempt to make a merger work where others in the auto industry have failed, and the fly-fishing joys that await in Bermuda.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 31, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: PG&E Trade, Coal Firm Pensions, Cannabis Open House
PG&E stocks and bonds have lost about $4.1 billion in the four trading days since the California blaze; weakness in the industry is putting pensions and health benefits for coal miners under stress, and real-estate agents find cannabis can move high-end real estate in legalized areas.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 30, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Shy Investors, Bank Takeover, Department Store Restaurants
Risk-shy investors aren't hoarding as much cash as thought; shareholders led by a former Goldman Sachs analyst are hoping to cash in on South African takeover of central bank, and department stores are turning to restaurants to entice shoppers.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 29, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Hedge Fund Drain, ETF Industry, HSBC Remodels
Clients are withdrawing money at record rates from hedge funds; exchange-traded funds are seen entering a new phase of competition and oversaturation, and HSBC enters a new round of restructuring.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 28, 2019

Investors Brace for Big Oil's Results—Energy Journal
Big Oil Companies Face Tough Comparisons as Earnings Near American and European oil giants spend a lot of time talking about their differentiated strategies and approaches to hot-button issues such as climate change. But their bottom lines are still primarily driven by the same common factor: commodity prices. That shared reality doesn't bode well for […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 28, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Buy and Hold, UK Uncertainty, Dandy Destinations
Rethinking the lessons of Black Monday put the buy-and-hold investing strategy under scrutiny; Barclays warns about U.K. economic uncertainty, and a wrap up of the 10 best places to travel to in 2020.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 25, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: China Property Bonds, Home Improvement Boom, Private Island Challenges
Issuance of bonds by China real-estate developers has surged while the property market weakens; the U.S. home improvement boom is forecast to fizzle, and owning a private island comes with a host of challenges.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 24, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Tech Giants, Softbank Costs, Auto Sector Struggles
Tech giants are moving into the home wireless business; Softbank may be succumbing to the sunk cost fallacy in its investment in WeWork, and the auto sector's struggles threaten global growth.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 23, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Financial Stress, UBS Fees, Funeral Food
A wave of financial stress is hitting low-rated companies; UBS eliminates fees on some accounts for wealth clients, and church volunteers are fighting to keep up their tradition of preparing funeral meals.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 22, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Shale Bonds, Tax Trap, NY-Sydney Flight
Shale companies offer asset-backed securities as they seek new sources of capital; avoid buying mutual funds before a big capital-gains distribution, and New York to Sydney flight that redefines long distance.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 21, 2019

Why Aramco Pushed Back Its IPO—Energy Journal
Aramco IPO Delay Down to Valuation Gap Netflix plus Bank of America and Exxon Mobil: That's an easy way to visualize the reason behind the latest delay in Aramco's stock-market listing, expected to be the world's biggest initial public offering. When you add the market value of these corporate behemoths you get nearly $700 billion. […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 21, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Rental Tax Breaks, Rate Cut Signals, Botox
Rental landlords should start planning for their 2019 tax breaks now, the Fed weighs annother rate cut, and is Botox too easy to get?

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 18, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Interest Rate Cuts, Mutual Fund Fees, Flu Shots
A consumer slowdown could prompt further interest-rate cuts, hefty fees continue for many mutual fund investors, and doctors urge Americans to get flu shots following a bad flu season in Australia.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 17, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Energy Stocks Fall, KKR Powers Up, Coach Seats Improve
The capital markets and global economy are caught in a feedback loop amplified by U.S. politics and the U.S. dollar. The question is how long investors will suffer. The U.S. is embroiled in a trade war with China, President Trump is under an impeachment inquiry, and the 2020 election already looks as bitter as 2016. […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 16, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Dollar Strength, Goldman Profit, Home Buying
The dollar's strength continues to hurt commodities; Goldman Sachs' profit drops as deal-making slows, and a record number of six-figure-income families are renting instead of buying homes.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 15, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Bond Investors, Cargo Flights, Corn Mazes
Bond yields near record lows while signs of rising recession risk create a dilemma; weakness in international trade is hurting airlines' freight revenue, and farms across the country adopt corn mazes and try to make them devilishly confusing.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 14, 2019

Russia and Saudi Arabia Talk Oil as Demand Worries Mount—Energy Journal
Two of the world's oil superpowers are solidifying their bonds today, as Russian President Vladimir Putin visits Saudi Arabia. Among a number of foreign policy matters, Mr. Putin is set to discuss the future of the so-called OPEC crude-output pact. The current agreement has seen 14 OPEC countries led by Saudi Arabia coordinate with 10 […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 14, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Money Manager Squeeze, Biblical Investing, Norway Cruise
Money managers feel pressured as cautious investors pull $60 billion out of stock funds; biblically responsible investing is booming, and on one Norway cruise a visitor can hop on and off as she likes.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 11, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Airline Stocks, Fidelity Commissions, Apple Picking
Investors tend to turn optimistic on airline stocks before the winter; Fidelity is the latest firm to cut online trading commission to zero, and orchards pull out the stops to lure patrons.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 10, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Muni Market, Social Media, Secret Condo Buys
More than half of the total amount of municipal bonds held by households—a third of the $4 trillion market—now sits in separately managed accounts or mutual funds; cocoa prices are surging as traders grapple with a new method for pricing exports; and a new law kills secret Manhattan condo purchases.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 09, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Jumbo Bond Trades, U.S. Firms Squeezed, Sleepover Worries
Innovations help bond traders make billion-dollar trades with the click of a mouse; the squeeze on U.S. companies may be worse than it seems, and parents are worried about midnight gadget use by their kids.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 08, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Quality Stocks, GE Fixer, Farewell Tours
Economic uncertainty has pushed investors into stocks that may be better able to withstand a downturn; GE CEO Larry Culp reassures executives of the struggling behemoth that he'll leave intact its traditional structure, and Elton John and many other musicians are filling venues with farewell tours.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 07, 2019

U.S. Economy in ‘Good Place' as Oil Edges Upward—Energy Journal
The U.S. economy—with low inflation, low unemployment, and an outlook for continued moderate growth—remains in a "good place," Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said last week. Even so, it faces some risk of a sharper-than-expected slowdown amid weaker global growth and rising trade and geopolitical uncertainty. Those risks mean global demand for oil is in […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 07, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Gold ETF Risks, Fed Bank Breaks, Dual-Career Bliss
What to consider before investing in gold exchange traded funds; the Fed could give big banks a break on postcrisis rules, and the key to bliss in a dual-career relationship.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 04, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Industrial Stocks, Tax Season, Next Tesla
Industrial stocks are poised for their worst week since December; the end of tax season finds some accountants almost ready, and the next Tesla might be found in an all-electric hypercar.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 03, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Haunted Stock Market, BlackRock in China, Home Redo Perils
Past October performances haunt investors in U.S. stocks; BlackRock has talks with Tencent in bid to strengthen its foothold in China, and a list of the pluses and perils of living through a home renovation.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 02, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Japan Stock Market, Charles Schwab, Wisconsin Risky Bonds
Some investors seem to think and Japan's stocks merit watching if the global economy turns up; Charles Schwab ends online trading commissions on U.S.-listed products, and Wisconsin becomes know for its risky debt.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Oct 01, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Convertible Securities, Goldman Struggles, Young Savers
Convertible bonds, the hybrid between stocks and bonds, attracts a following in uncertain markets; Goldman Sachs has lost $1.3 billion on its consumer bank, and saving for retirement depends on a mix of age, income and expectations.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 30, 2019

Trump Seeks Partners Not "Permanent Enemies" Ahead of U.S.-China Talks—Energy Journal
It may be hard to see, but there's new optimism regarding the U.S.-China trade war. Talks between the world's two biggest economies are set to begin in a few weeks, just days before tariffs on $250 billion in Chinese goods are scheduled to rise to 30% on Oct. 15. The tariffs were supposed to kick […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 30, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Tax Gap, Impeachment Matters, Goth Fashions
Americans pay about 86% of their federal taxes, investors should focus on the possible policy impacts of an impeachment process, and goth is in fashion for adults this season.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 27, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Election Volatility, Mortgage Rates, Seaside Haven
Options markets have been forecasting increased stock volatility around the 2020 presidential election; lower mortgage rates are being offered to select borrowers, and Turkey offers a seaside haven that's better in the off season.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 26, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Impeachment Strategy, Value Stocks, Yacht Cruise
Investors stuck with hot stock during the last impeachment proceedings; value stocks are popular again as the bull market ages, and yachts and pricey ships are drifting into the cruise market to lure upscale travelers.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 25, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Expensive Stocks, Drugmaker Pricing, Stranded Travelers
U.S. stocks are super-expensive but for the right reasons; drugmakers worried about losing pricing power are lobbying hard, and the Thomas Cook liquidation calls for rescuing many stranded passengers.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 24, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Music Royalty Funds, ESG Bond Funds, Mobile Bank Safety
Investors in search of yield turn to music-royalty funds; bonds aim to provide a return for investors while addressing important social causes, and how to keep your mobile banking safe.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 23, 2019

Iran Frees Oil Tanker Ahead of U.N. Summit—Energy Journal
As one Mideast energy standoff heats up, another appears to be easing. Saudi Arabian officials and Aramco executives are scrambling to fix their hobbled oil industry, which they say was hit by an Iranian attack last weekend. Iran denies its involvement, but global pressure is ratcheting up on Tehran. The U.S. has doubled down on […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 23, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Private Market Myth, Manufacturing Investment, Solo Travel
WeWork's postponed IPO challenges the supposed superiority of private markets; China's sovereign-wealth fund teams with Goldman Sacks to cautiously invest in U.S. manufacturing, and the indulgent pleasures of traveling solo.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 20, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Transport Stocks, Bond Dealers, Group Trip Hatred
The transport sector keeps flashing warnings signs even as stocks flirt with records; bond dealers show little interest in a sale of Treasury ultra bonds, and a group trip for people who hate group trips.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 19, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Index Funds, Exchange Challenge, Playing Nice
Index funds are the new kings of Wall Street; exchanges are challenging ultrafast traders for mom-and-pop stock orders, and playing nice is one of today's most prized leadership qualities.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 18, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Real Estate Disruption, Wealthy Women, Teacher Trouble
Colony Capital is responding to the impact new technologies are having on commercial real-estate cash flow; wealthy women are urged to use their money to do good, and what to do if your child's teacher isn't a good fit.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 17, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Junk Debt, Mortgage Bonds, Utah Tourism
Junk debt is sending early warning signs; U.S. banks are warming to the mortgage bonds that blew up during the financial crisis of 2008, and Utah's campaign to attract visitors to its state parks got an overwhelming response.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 16, 2019

Saudi Arabia Races to Restore Output—Energy Journal
Aramco faces its biggest test in years. The state-owned oil giant is mobilizing Monday to restore its hobbled energy infrastructure, ahead of a key public update it has promised later in the day. Officials over the weekend told the Journal they hope to restore as much as a third of the nearly six million barrels […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 16, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Fickle Markets, Opioid Reckoning, Parental Advice
How to factor fickle markets into your portfolio; the opioid reckoning hits money managers, and the financial advice handed down by parents is kind of wrong.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 13, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Oil Industry, Aramco IPO, Teaching Hotels
Shale drillers may be suffering, but investors have punished the stocks that service them too much; big U.S. investment banks crowd into the Aramco initial public offering, and guests are part of the lesson plan at teaching hotels.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 12, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Global Currencies, Cheap Stocks, Married Money
The drop in value of global currencies is bruising investors; hunting for cheap stocks is back in favor, and combining finances after marriage can be a drawn out process.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 11, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Corporate Bond Rush, Ford's Junk Status, Little Italy Festival
The investor rush to corporate bonds reflects cautious optimism; Moody's cuts Ford Motor's bond rating to junk status, and New York's Little Italy is shrinking but still big on local flavor.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 10, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Hunt for Yield, Fracking Buzzwords, Winery Amusements
Falling interest rates have pushed money into corporate bonds and more gains may be had; shale drillers change their language as the industry tries to reassure investors, and wineries seek to satisfy younger vacationers who want increasingly unique experiences.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 09, 2019

OPEC Meets, With New Saudi Oil Minister In Charge—Energy Journal
It's Deja Vu All Over Again as OPEC Aims to Sustain Oil Prices OPEC members will face a familiar question when they meet in Abu Dhabi Thursday: Can they shore up wobbly global oil prices? They'll do so with a new face at the head of the table: Over the weekend, Riyadh replaced the country's […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 09, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Negative Yield Bonds, Reinsurer Risks, Trump Rally Fans
Who is buying the negative-yielding bonds that are swelling in number outside of the U.S.?; reinsurers face depressed returns, and on the road with Trump's rally diehards.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 06, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Goldman Sachs, Precious Metals, College Benefit
At least a dozen Goldman Sachs partners are negotiating their exits from the firm; precious metals are enjoying a resurgence amid a negative-yield environment, and students seek colleges that give more bang for the buck.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 05, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Market Doom, U.S. Bank Dominance, Free MBA
Trying to understand how the sense of dread that has driven bond yields lower hasn't infected stocks more broadly; how U.S. banks took over the world, and a free M.B.A. sometimes isn't enough to lure students.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 04, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Thin Liquidity, Pot Plays, Cellphones in School
As summer wanes, assets from stocks and bonds to currencies and derivatives are hard to trade; fertilizer and real estate stocks might be the best play in the pot industry, and parents are causing cell phone trouble for schools.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Sep 03, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: ETFs Grab Trading, Retirement Account Risks, Business Trip Troubles
ETFs have excelled in grabbing trading; the little differences between 401 (K)s and IRAs can cost money, and all the ways things can go wrong on business trips.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 30, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Hunt for Yield, Veeva Valuation, Travel Apps
Foreign investors pile into America's stocks and bonds at fastest pace in about a year; strong growth and rare profits make Veeva's stock worth the sky-high valuation, and apps for business travelers.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 29, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Market Gyrations, Target Shares Rally, Airbnb in the Hamptons
Investors fear greater turbulence—and fewer havens— ahead when all markets moves in tandem; Target's stock in on track to be the best performer for the month, and Airbnb is making gains in the Hamptons summer business.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 28, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Pound Fears, Tech Buyback, Shanghai Disneyland
Investors betting against the British pound fear a reversal; buyback season isn't over for all big tech firms, and visitors to the theme park in China are balking at not being allowed to bring their own food inside.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 27, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Big Tech, Banking Alliance, Female Advisers
Big tech shares lose their luster; Deutsche Bank and UBS explore European banking alliance, and clients want to work with female advisers.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 26, 2019

Oil Gains on Tentative U.S.-China Trade Talks—Energy Journal
The smoke is clearing. After a series of salvos escalated tensions in the U.S.-China trade war last week, President Trump said China called U.S. officials on Sunday and asked to return to the negotiating table, reports Rebecca Ballhaus. U.S. futures tied to the S&P, which were briefly negative, turned positive following Mr. Trump's comments. Oil […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 26, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Adviser Side Jobs, National Debt Worries, Luxury Ranch Sales
Financial advisers across the U.S. have a new side hustle: college counseling; UBS faces client backlash over options strategy that resulted in $60 million in losses, and baby boomers are leaving behind a trail of luxury ranches.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 23, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Facebook Bank, Home Management, Ethiopian Highlands
Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency aims to bring financial services to millions who don't use banks; the demand for household and estate managers is growing, and Ethiopia's highlands offer a view f ancient stone churches.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 22, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Bank Bonds, Share Buybacks, Homework Battles
Strong demand for banks bonds is an encouraging sign as financial stocks suffer; U.S. firms are repurchasing shares at the slowest pace in 18 months, and ways to get kids to do their homework.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 21, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Junk Bonds, Bank Compliance, Adult Recess
Debt investors are shying away from junk bonds; regulators ease proprietary-trading compliance for big banks, and adults are reliving their playground memories.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 20, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Safe-Haven Buying, Shareholder Best Practice, Sharks Are Everywhere
Investors rush into safe-haven assets as growth fears persist; leaders of some of America's biggest firms says decision making doesn't have to revolve around what's best for shareholders, and Cape Cod is overrun by sharks.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 19, 2019

New Complications for U.S. and Iran After Oil Ship's Release—Energy Journal
As the Iranian tanker impounded by Gibraltar leaves the overseas British territory, it exits one tangled mess and sails into a set of new complications. Gibraltar impounded the tanker, formerly known as Grace 1 and renamed the Adrian Darya 1, on allegations that it was bound to deliver oil in Syria, a violation of European […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 19, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Bond Rally, Gold ETFs, Home Buying
Some investors are betting that the flight to bonds is overdone; investors flock to gold exchange-traded funds as a safe-haven asset, and active players in the real-estate market offer their best strategies for buying smart.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 16, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Bond Market Panic, Bleak Earnings Outlook, Quiet Vacation
Bonds are now just as good a place to be if you like to bet on big price moves; the earnings outlook for large firms looks bleak, and European tour holidays without all those tourists.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 15, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Playing Market Swings, Picking CFOs, Visiting Portland, Maine
Money managers describe how they are playing swings in the market; more U.S. firms are picking chief financial offices from outside of the company, and a trip to Portland, Maine offers much more than lobster rolls.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 14, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: LiquidityEdge, War on Plastic, Haunted Baby Monitors
MarketAxess buys LiquidityEdge, shares in European packaging companies should benefit from a consumer backlash against plastic, and haunted baby monitors.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 13, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Negative Interest Rates, Volatility, Apple Card
Investors ponder negative interest rates, volatility spreads beyond stocks, and a review of Apple's credit card.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 12, 2019

Aramco Talks: Not Your Typical Earnings Call—Energy Journal
Aramco Talks Financials; It's Not Your Usual Earnings Call The Saudi national oil firm's first-ever earnings call today isn't just another chat with investors. It's an important step in the corporate transformation of the world's most valuable company. Saudi Aramco will go through its half-year earnings with analysts and journalists today at 9 a.m. Eastern. […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 12, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Market Storm, Stressed Teens, Woody Vacation
Investors might find it tricky to find safety in a market scare; stressed teens fret over how much to relax during the summer, and taking a road trip vacation in a vintage automobile.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 09, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Emerging Markets, Odd Debt Deals, Economics Museum
Investors flee emerging-market stocks and currencies amid trade conflict; private-equity firms turn to a complex type of debt to dress up their companies, and a chic economics museum opens in Paris.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 08, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Muni Bond Rush, Softbank Megafund, Luxury Real Estate
New tax laws are driving more Americans into muni bonds; Softbank's new technology megafund will add more money to burn in that sector, and tax dodging is making June a record month for luxury real estate.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 07, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Luxury Investors, Pension Funds, Millennial Weddings
A weaker yuan threatens the growth hopes of Europe's top luxury brands; Americas pension funds are falling short of projected returns, and millennials are veering away from traditional wedding ceremonies.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 06, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Low-Volatility Funds, Persian Gulf Debt, Grandparent Payments
Low-volatility funds are proving popular with cautious investors; U.S. banks are cashing in on Persian Gulf debt, and the three ways grandparents can help pay for college.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 05, 2019

Lower Crude and Gas Prices Take Toll on Big Oil Profits—Energy Journal
It's a tough time to be a Big Oil CEO. The world's largest energy companies posted second-quarter earnings last week that largely missed expectations, in part because oil and gas prices are down compared with a year ago. The results suggest one of chief executives' biggest undertakings in recent years—efforts to reshape their companies and […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 05, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Low Rates, Wells Fargo Vendors, Mountain Bike Vacations
Lower interest rates doesn't mean investors should rush to buy stocks; Wells Fargo seeks refunds from technology vendors, and mountain bike vacations are becoming more enticing.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 02, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: RIA Silent Partner, Coffee Prices, French Vacations
Kudu Investment touts itself as a silent, permanent capital partner to registered investment advisers; coffee prices have their worst month in more than two years, and travelers in France returning from holiday collide with those heading out.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Aug 01, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Playing the Fed, Capital One's Reputation, Disaster Opportunities
Investors find ways to platy the Fed's rate cut; Capital One's reputation as a tech-savvy bank take a hit, and taking advantage of natural disasters to find properties on the cheap.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 31, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Goldman and Real Estate, Landlords and Gamers, Wealthy Parents and Teens
Goldman Sachs revives a real-estate fund business that it shut after the steep losses suffered during the financial crisis; retail landlords are looking for esports arcades to attract young people to malls, and wealth parents are transferring guardianship of their college-bound children to others so the teens can get financial aid.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 30, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Chinese Debt, Young Renters, Vacation to Nowhere
Global investors are turning to risky Chinese junk bonds; homeownership rates among young adults is falling, and Americans are paying thousands of dollars to go off the grid on vacation.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 29, 2019

Energy Journal: Crude Wavers as Oil Majors Set to Report Earnings
It's Big Oil week, as majors report their quarterly earnings over the next few days. BP delivers results on Tuesday, Royal Dutch Shell on Thursday, and Chevron and Exxon on Friday. The overriding challenge for large oil companies this period—and into the foreseeable future—will be how well they negotiate the transition to cleaner forms of […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 29, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Adviser Scarcity, Softbank Megafund, Best Pizza
Registered investment advisers are becoming an increasingly scarce resource; SoftBank rolls out a second giant technology firm that attracted Apple as an investor, and sampling the best pizza across the country.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 26, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Bond Fund Riches, Morgan Stanley Vault, Retro Mexico Hotel
Investors are pouring money into bond funds at a record pace; Morgan Stanley creates an encrypted vault for wealth-management customers, and a Mexico City hotel with a retro style.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 25, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Muni Market, Falling Yields, Buffett Deal
A few behemoths are increasingly dominating the municipal bond market; the yield on 10-year Treasury inflation-protected securities tumbles, and Warren Buffett's money is a sticking point for investor Carl Icahn.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 24, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Broad Investments, Betterment Banking, Tornado Boss
Investors are piling into everything from haven currencies and gold to asset-backed securities; robo adviser Betterment is offering traditional banking products, and how to handle disruptive leaders.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 23, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Small Cap Stocks, Railroad Troubles, Ireland's Burren
Small company shares fall behind in a sight of economic worry; the railroad industry's problems might portend broader U.S. corporate weakness, and Ireland''s Burren region offers ancient crypts and beautiful gardens.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 22, 2019

U.S. Shale Benefits As Gulf Tensions Rise—Energy Journal
Tensions in the Middle East are revealing the extent of U.S. shale's global influence. In early May, the price of Brent crude—the global benchmark—was around $70 a barrel. Since then, it has fallen roughly 10%. In that time, Iran has stepped up disruptions of tankers in the Persian Gulf, including the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps […]

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 22, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Direct Lending Opportunity, Cost of Shipping, Wine for Breakfast
Owl Rock's initial public offering for its $6 billion business development firm highlight a niche market's potential; a jump in the index tracking the cost of shipping commodities doesn't spell a growth boom, and deciding when is the appropriate time of day to drink wine.

WSJ MoneyBeat
Jul 19, 2019

WSJ Wealth Adviser Briefing: Muni Bond Drought, Yacht Owners, Demanding Travelers
Investors seek municipal bonds but issuance is rare; yacht owners ditch life on land for the high seas, and designing a family vacation that will appeal to teens.

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