26, Mar, 2019
Market linked debentures in favour again; should you invest?


Olivia Michael | CNBC Leon Cooperman Leon Cooperman, the hedge fund billionaire and former Goldman Sachs partner, came to the defense of Amazon founder Jeff Bezos, whom he called a “fabulous CEO and person,” in a conversation with CNBC’s Scott Wapner on Friday. Meanwhile, Cooperman also acknowledged he holds a […]

Crumpled tax form with calculator and money on office table.GETTY In recent Danger Zone reports, I’ve highlighted how P/E ratios and return on equity (ROE) mislead investors. This week, I’m looking at another metric that leads would-be value investors astray. Price to book (P/B) is one of the oldest metrics in the […]

Earlier this year I wrote a Forbes.com article on commercial mortgage REITs and I explained that “the risk with balance sheet lenders is relatively straightforward – the risk that loans don’t perform as expected”. Unlike the more volatile residential mortgage REITs, ‘pure play’ balance sheet lenders aren’t exposed to the volatility and […]