Posts Tagged ‘topstories’

Bubble trouble spoils China’s "art shares" party (Reuters)

Reuters – China’s maiden “art stock exchange” has halted trade in its top two paintings after their share prices soared 1,700 percent and ignited concerns that a new bubble was bursting.

Japan stocks fall, focus on yen strength (Reuters)

Reuters – Japan’s Nikkei stock index fell 1.5 percent on Thursday with many funds braced for more selling in the face of rising yen volatility and a deepening nuclear power plant crisis. Despite the risks, some foreigners were picking up shares.

5 Tips for Evaluating Mutual Funds (U.S. News & World Report)

U.S. News & World Report – There are more than 7,000 funds from which to choose spanning a variety of asset classes and investment styles. How do you decide which funds are right for you? Here are five tips for evaluating a mutual fund: