- September 10, 2001 | The Bottom Line
- Mutual Fund Hara-Kiri
Our possibly certifiable columnist invested $125,000 in 50 top mutual funds to see how they'd perform for a year. Now he's -- much -- poorer. And wiser.
- December 9, 2002 | The Bottom Line
- Bearly There
Does the mini bull run mean the market's finally turned the corner? Or have investors, weary of being weary, just decided to be irrationally optimistic? A reality check for bear hunters.
- February 19, 2001 | The Bottom Line
- Double Vision
We're in the midst of a full-on recession! No, the economy is bouncing back! Have Wall Street analysts ever been this divided about what the future holds?
- April 9, 2001 | The Bottom Line
- I Love You, Man!
Investors and stock analysts are trying to blame all their current problems on Fed chairman Alan Greenspan -- but the ingrates should be on their knees thanking him!
- January 14, 2002 | The Bottom Line
- Stop, Thieves!
Democrats want to hang the Enron scandal on Republicans, but if they really cared about the ordinary investors who got screwed, they'd go after the real criminals.
- January 3, 2005 | The Bottom Line
- Future Stock
Wal-Mart will stumble, the stock exchange will move to Chicago, major airlines will cease to exist, and other humble predictions for 2005.
- November 26, 2001 | The Bottom Line
- A Bull Is Born
Sure, everyone hates the market. But with interest rates low and investment alternatives scarce, September 22 may have marked a new beginning.
- November 17, 2003 | The Bottom Line
- Bubble Trouble?
Why the market may be ready for a sudden boom. And why investors should pray it doesn’t happen.
- February 5, 2001 | The Bottom Line
- Cycle Analysis
They lack the sizzle of sexier stocks, and they tend to hibernate for years at a time, but cyclicals are about to become your new best friends.
- May 21, 2001 | The Bottom Line
- Scavenger Hunt
Now that Wall Street has relegated every last dot-com to the dustbin of history, maybe it's time for the smart money to do a little Dumpster diving.