Benjamin Shepherd is a recognized exchange-traded fund (ETF), mutual fund and stock expert with an extensive background analyzing time-tested funds, including their managers and strategies. Ben looks for investments that have proven themselves in both bull and bear markets. Ben also specializes in covering emerging markets, pinpointing the most dynamic investments in developing nations for market-beating growth.
Ben is an analyst for Global Income Edge and regularly contributes to Personal Finance, Investing Daily’s flagship product.
The Chinese stock market is a relatively small part of the economy.
Interest rates are bound to rise, and some companies will actually benefit.
It doesn’t have take a lot of cash to start investing.
The products and services we take for granted are driving great growth there.
But acceptance of its currency is just recognizing its existing influence.
This little water company is one of the fastest growers around.
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President Obama scored a major victory this week taking the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) another step to becoming a reality.On Tuesday, the Senate voted 60-38 to pass fast track authority for the President, giving him the power to submit trade agreements to Congress for an up-or-down vote without amendments. That came against long odds and the […]
Regardless of whether you’re buying shares of companies based in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia or Kalamazoo, Michigan, they’re generally driven by the same fundamentals. Is the business growing? Are earnings consistently rising? Does the company carry a lot of debt? If the answers are yes, yes and no, odds are the shares should be rising. International […]
Mergers and acquisitions are running at a frantic pace, boosting growth and payouts.