Tag: Wal-Mart

Dodge & Cox Stock Fund 4Q15 Commentary

Dodge & Cox Stock Fund 4Q15 Commentary

Dodge & Cox Stock Fund commentary for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2015. H/T Dataroma Objectives The Fund seeks long-term growth of principal and income. A secondary objective is to achieve a reasonable current income. Strategy The Fund invests […]

Wal-Mart shares were down more than 2% this morning

Wal-Mart shares were down more than 2% this morning

Wal-Mart shares were down more than 2% this morning after it announced plans to close 269 stores worldwide. Among the stores being shut down are all 102 “Express” type stores, Wal-Mart’s smallest stores. The move represents a shift of focus […]

Are You Being Paid For Emerging-Market Risk?

Are You Being Paid For Emerging-Market Risk?

Are You Being Paid For Emerging-Market Risk? by Shamaila Khan, AllianceBernstein When it comes to emerging-market (EM) bonds, clients often ask us if they’re being adequately compensated for their risk. It’s a fair question, but answering it isn’t as easy […]