Josh Brown is a New York City-based financial adviser at Fusion Analytics. He helps people invest and manage portfolios for them. Josh's clients range from individuals to corporations to retirement plans to charitable foundations. He is also the author of The Reformed Broker, one of the top 10 financial blogs in the United States.


Features by Josh Brown

IPO boom another sign of economic recovery

As more companies rush to go public, signs point to a healthier economy.
Posted In: Wall Street, IPOs, Silicon Valley

German court decision injects hope into Europe

Europe's rescue fund got an important boost today. Germany's top court ruled the bailout fund is legal under German law. But what exactly does that mean for the troubled continent?

U.S. productivity rose 2.2% last quarter

That's more than originally thought, and it means that businesses are doing more with less.
Posted In: productivity

BHP Billiton profits fall, Greece still under pressure

Shares of BHP Billiton are down this morning, after the mining giant saw profits fall for the first time in three years.
Posted In: copper, Europe, Greece

Staples loses sales, Target nabs a profit

Shares in the office supply store Staples are down 15 percent this morning after the company said its sales dropped 5.5 percent last quarter. Meanwhile, the discount retailer Target said it made a $700 million profit last quarter
Posted In: staples, office, Earnings, Target

Home prices up nationwide

Why the reason for the jump in home prices and has the housing market really rebounded?
Posted In: Housing, housing market

Should the Fed do anything to stimulate the economy?

The Federal Reserve will be wrapping up its latest meeting with a statement that may or may not announce new efforts to help the economy.
Posted In: Federal Reserve, Fed

Despite tepid earnings, revenues mostly down

Ford Motor saw profits fall by more than half in the second quarter and Apple profits came in lower than expected mostly due to slowing iPhone sales. What do today's earnings reports tell us about the state of the U.S. economy?
Posted In: apple, Earnings

Housing construction showing signs of recovery

Groundbreaking on new homes jumped up last month at the fastest pace in three years. Housing starts were up 6.9 percent from May and 24 percent from a year ago.
Posted In: housing market

Peregrine Financial shakes futures industry

The allegations against brokerage firm Peregrine Financial shed light on weak regulations of the futures industry. Analysts point to MF Global missing funds similarities.
Posted In: bankruptcy, Peregrine Financial, regulation


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