No fear here: growth managers buy tech, materials stocks in selloff NEW YORK, Feb 12- The sharp contraction in global stock markets over the last six weeks has been welcome news to fund managers who say that high prices kept them on the sidelines over the past year. "Clearly the market is moving away from risk overall, and we'll take the opportunities it gives us," said Robert Marvin, co-portfolio manager of the Hood River Small Cap...
| By: David Randall
How negative rates can crush average investors The "doom loop" is shaking up stock markets as worries of negative interest rates in the US may come. Here's what retail investors need to do now.
| By: Bryan Borzykowski, special to CNBC.com
Double the chaos: Amped-up funds flourish amid turmoil NEW YORK— That second scoop or slice makes everything so much better. So why not double the fun investing, too? "They're not for mom-and-pop investors," says Michael Sapir, chief executive of ProShare Advisors, one of the biggest players in this niche of investing.
Source: The Associated Press
| By: By STAN CHOE, AP Business Writer