TITLE

Stocks

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Money;Mar2010, Vol. 39 Issue 2, p113
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents statistics on the 2010 percentage of total return on the stock indexes such as the Standard & Poor 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average.
ACCESSION #
48156546

 

Related Articles

  • If You Like to Bet Big, Here Come Hot-Rod Index Funds. Creswell, Julie // Fortune;9/7/1998, Vol. 138 Issue 5, p182 

    Focuses on three United States index-fund families known as hot-rod funds. The funds' use of futures and options to track or to move inversely to indexes like the Standard & Poor's 500 stock index; Their advantages and drawbacks; Details of Rydex Series Trust Funds; Potomac Funds and ProFunds.

  • Asia Stocks Well Supported.  // Emerging Markets Monitor;1/31/2005, Vol. 10 Issue 40, p5 

    Presents information on the stock exchange markets of several countries in Asia as of January 31, 2005. Hang Seng of Hong Kong; Sensex of India; Taiex of Taiwan.

  • Index funds: Still good. Quinn, Jane Bryant; Ehrenfeld, Temma // Newsweek;4/13/1998, Vol. 131 Issue 15, p53 

    Argues that stock index funds are a better investment than mutual funds that do not outperform the market. Standard and Poor's index as the one followed by many funds; Other indexes; Reasons for poor performance of money managers.

  • Here's cold comfort. Pethokoukis, James M. // U.S. News & World Report;10/18/99, Vol. 127 Issue 15, p90 

    Discusses third-quarter 1999 performance of United States mutual funds. Decline of the average Standard & Poor's (S&P) 500 index fund; Fund sectors that outperformed the S&P; Contributions to the decline of stock funds, including interest rates; Bond returns.

  • Navigating markets in the age of index funds. van Essen, Emily // Futures: News, Analysis & Strategies for Futures, Options & Deri;Nov2008, Vol. 37 Issue 12, p54 

    The article focuses on the impact of the massive influx of capital into commodity futures from index funds on some basic market relationships in the U.S. Long only commodity funds (LOCF) have come to dominate the futures industry through both their sheer position sizes and the constant swirl of...

  • Bang on Track. Alvares, Clifford // Business Today;2/10/2008, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p142 

    The article offers information on the significance of index funds as an investment avenue. It reports that index funds allow to buy the market at its current levels by being low priced and through tracking the broad diversity of the stocks and sectors in the index. It cites that most of the...

  • Does Indexing Still Work? Quinn, Jane Bryant; Ehrenfeld, Temma // Newsweek;9/1/2003, Vol. 142 Issue 9, p39 

    Index mutual funds behave no better, but no worse, than any other mutual fund when the market falls. "Managed funds" are run by stock pickers who make bets on which stocks will do the best. But "index funds" run on autopilot, tracking the rise and fall of a particular market index. If index...

  • Don't count on your broker to save you money.  // Medical Economics;1/5/2007, Vol. 84 Issue 1, p21 

    The article discusses the advantage of purchasing load index fund without a broker in the U.S. A new research by the Zero Alpha Group indicated that personally choosing an equity index funds could save the buyer three times in fees. This is due to the higher operating charges that brokers...

  • Performance.  // Venezuela Country Profile;2009, p62 

    The article provides an overview on the effectiveness of the legal system in Venezuela. It notes the country's index score of 39.9 indicates a restrictive environment for business. Also, the country fairly ranked only in government size, fiscal and business freedom. Moreover, according to Doing...

Share

Read the Article

Other Topics