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Six Small-Cap Stars Backed by Both Analysts and Wall Street

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

Given the improbable but spectacular year that 2013 was for stocks, the lackluster opening to 2014 has begun to create serious jitters on Wall Street. While the most bearish scenario is by no


Funny Ticker Symbols Revisited: New Symbols and Performance

Joe Goldman | Equities.com |

The FUNY Index is a fabricated, diversified index comprised of 20 stocks and ETFs from the NYSE and NASDAQ, all of which trade under funny or clever ticker symbols. Over the previous year,


The Triumph of the Joke: Our Funny Ticker Symbols Prevail

Jacob Harper | Equities.com |

In June we here at Equities created a portfolio called the FUNY Index, comprised of all the stocks and ETFs we could find with intentionally humorous ticker symbols. We backdated to the beginning


Small-Cap Stars: Who Are the Basic Materials All-Stars?

Michael Teague | Equities.com |

In an on-going effort to provide investors of all stripes with a fresh take on the most unique and compelling entry points into equities markets, Equities.com has been ramping up its Small-Cap


Investing in Funny Ticker Symbols: September Update

Young Rae Kim | Equities.com |

It's that time of the month to check up on Equities.com's porfolio of funny ticker symbols. Once again, the "FUNY index" outperformed the S&P 500 with a return of 8.14


Investing in Funny Ticker Symbols: August Update

Young Rae Kim | Equities.com |

Equities.com continues to track its portfolio of funny ticker stocks against the performance of the S&P 500 and there have been major updates since last month’s review. Since its


Funny Ticker Symbols Revisited: Performance Over the Last Month

Joe Goldman | Equities.com |

Last month, Equities.com explored the performance of funny ticker stocks versus the S&P 500 during the November-June bull market. The FUNY Index, thanks to strong diversification and stellar


Investing in Funny Ticker Symbols: Does It Actually Work?

Joe Goldman | Equities.com |

Since the recent bull market began on November 15, 2012, investors could have randomly selected a diverse portfolio of stocks and would likely be up on their money. Since that date, the S&P


Equities Sector Coverage: Wall Street Soars As Fed Eases Pressure from Europe

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Stocks advanced as central banks around the world lowered rates on dollar swaps by 50 basis points. The Federal Reserve said that these actions were done to ease strain in the financial markets.


Equities Sector Coverage: Stocks Retake Key Ground With Rally

Sector Recap | Equities.com |

Personal Income came in slightly weaker than expected in July rising by 0.3%, while spending rose a slightly more than expected 0.8% at the expense of a reduced savings rate. Pending Home Sales


Blockchain in Fintech - Discussion at the EU Parliament

From the recent Blockchain For Europe Summit in Brussels: Panel on Financial Market Infrastructure


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