CS : Analysis & Opinions

  1. How Zombie ETNs Are Hurting Investors

    December 14, 2016
    A number of exchange-traded notes are trading despite factors preventing them from creating new shares.
  2. Credit Suisse Lowers 2017 Gold Forecast

    December 8, 2016
    Credit Suisse analysts recently cut their 2017 full-year gold forecast to $1,338 per ounce.
  3. Nikkei to 20,000 by Mid-2017, Credit Suisse Says

    November 23, 2016
    Credit Suisse targeting 20,000 for the Nikkei by mid-2017
  4. European Banks May Get Reprieve (DB, BCS)

    October 25, 2016
    Banks facing big fines from the Department of Justice may have more time to settle with regulators.
  5. Jamie Dimon, Qatari Lead Bank's Rescue (JPM, DB)

    October 14, 2016
    The rescue efforts for Siena, Italy's Monte dei Paschi, led by JPMorgan Chase Chairman Jamie Dimon, now include Qatari funds. ...
  6. The Contrarian Trade: Five Undervalued Stocks

    October 10, 2016
    Credit Suisse has identified five stocks it sees as undervalued compared to market consensus.
  7. Gundlach: Negative Rates Will Ruin Europe's Banks

    October 5, 2016
    DoubleLine Capital's chief investment officer told a New York conference, "You cannot save your faltering economy by killing ...
  8. Why Low-volatility Stocks Are Failing (CS, SPLV)

    October 3, 2016
    Low-volatility stocks and ETFs are being buffeted by the market, prompting billions of dollars in investor outflows from ...
  9. What’s Behind the Credit Suisse Upgrade of EPD (EPD, CS)

    September 19, 2016
    Despite recent drops in share price of Enterprise Products Partners L.P. (EPD), Credit Suisse (ADR) sees strong fundamentals ...
  10. These 3 Investment Banks Will Pay for Your MBA (GS, CS)

    September 18, 2016
    Many investment banks will pay for an MBA, but bankers should keep in mind this advanced degree is not always their ticket ...
  11. VelocityShares 3X Long Natural Gas ETN: 6-Month Snap Shot (UGAZ, ...

    September 11, 2016
    As the six-month snapshot of the VelocityShares 3X Long Natural Gas ETN shows, natural gas prices ran in a wide range while ...
  12. Why Wall Street Won't Give Money to Trump's Campaign

    September 8, 2016
    Due to SEC rules, asset managers can't give to a presidential ticket that includes Mike Pence without losing the Indiana ...
  13. Who Is Driving Wells Fargo's Management Team?

    August 17, 2016
    A look at the key management credited with advancing the stock price of one of the largest multinational banking firms worldwide.
  14. IMF: These Top 3 Banks Pose Global Financial Risk

    August 16, 2016
    The IMF believes these three banks pose the greatest systemic risk to the global financial economy.
  15. Credit Suisse Doesn't Rule Out Negative Interest Rate for the ...

    August 11, 2016
    Credit Suisse issued a note arguing that the Bank of England might be forced to introduce negative interest rates.
  16. Here's What Will Happen if the Euro Fails

    August 8, 2016
    What might happen if the European Union stopped using the euro or if the entire eurozone dissolved back into pre-EU nationalism.
  17. How Brexit Can Affect the European Economy

    July 8, 2016
    Pay attention to the economic consequences for the European Union as a result of the Brexit, and compare the outcomes with ...
  18. The EU Banking Crisis Is Here (CS, DB)

    July 6, 2016
    A banking crisis is beginning in Europe and is well underway in Italy
  19. Deutsche Bank Is the Most Systemically Important (DBK, HSBC)

    June 30, 2016
    The bank is linked together with global markets and other firms in such a way that its failure could trigger a widespread ...
  20. 3 Reasons China's Slowdown Is Cause for Concern

    June 20, 2016
    Examine why some investors are predicting the collapse of China's economy and discover the bubbles brewing within its credit, ...
  21. Why is Jersey considered a tax haven? (C, CS)

    June 17, 2016
    Learn about the tax haven status of Jersey, an autonomous nation located in the Channel Islands that is subject to the British ...
  22. Will the Next Financial Crisis Come From Europe? (DB, CS)

    June 11, 2016
    Discover why the European financial system might be in trouble, why the European Central Bank may turn to bailouts, and why ...
  23. DGAZ vs. KOLD: Comparing Short Leveraged Gas ETFs

    May 9, 2016
    Explore the similarities and the differences between the VelocityShares 3X Inverse Natural Gas ETN and the ProShares UltraShort ...
  24. (TVIX) VelocityShares Daily 2x VIX Short-Term ETN: Who is Invested?

    May 8, 2016
    Discover how the TVIX loses up to 90% of its value annually and who are the largest institutional players. Learn if this ...
  25. (TZA) Direxion Daily Small Cap Bear 3X ETF: Who Is Invested?

    May 4, 2016
    Learn about the Direxion Small-Cap Bear 3X ETF and why it is only suitable for sophisticated investors, speculators and day ...
  26. Global Transportation: 3 Key Industry Players (BRK-A, AAL)

    May 2, 2016
    Get information on some of the leading publicly-traded companies worldwide that are major players in the transportation industry.
  27. 5 Of 8 Big Banks 'Failed' By U.S. Regulators (MS, WFC)

    April 14, 2016
    Banks must submit a living will, describing the company's strategy for orderly resolution under bankruptcy in the event ...
  28. What Are the Panama Papers and Why Do They Matter?

    April 8, 2016
    The Panama leak contains 11.5 million documents, taking up 2.6 terabytes of storage. In other words, it's a lot to take in. ...
  29. Panama Papers: Top 10 Banks For Offshore Companies (CS, HSBC)

    April 6, 2016
    HSBC is responsible for more than 2,300 offshore companies. UBS and Credit Suisse each account for 1,100, and Royal Bank ...
  30. UBS Asset Management: Investment Manager Highlight

    March 19, 2016
    Read about the investment management operations of UBS Asset Management, a global operation with $649 billion in assets under ...
  31. The 8 Biggest International Asset Managers in 2016 (ALV, LGEN)

    March 16, 2016
    Learn more about eight of the largest investment management companies headquartered in Europe, as ranked by assets under ...
  32. UWTI Reverse Splits Again on Oil Volatility (UWTI, CS)

    March 14, 2016
    Credit Suisse implemented a reverse split of two of its energy traded notes at the start of trading this morning. Why?
  33. Credit Suisse: Investment Manager Highlight (CS)

    March 14, 2016
    Take a closer look at the asset management and investment products offered by Credit Suisse Group, the Switzerland-based ...
  34. European Banks: The Eurozone's Next Powder Keg? (DB, CS)

    March 5, 2016
    Find out why Europe's biggest banks are in serious trouble in 2016, and why an era of ultra-low interest rates and oil prices ...
  35. The Top 5 Positions in Credit Suisse's Portfolio (CS)

    February 28, 2016
    Take a look inside the in-house investment portfolio of Credit Suisse Bank and learn about the bank's top five stock holdings ...
  36. Credit Suisse Losses: Indicating Bigger Trouble? (CS)

    February 8, 2016
    The banking sector's dependence on the energy sector is just one of many factors that have experts worried about the banking ...
  37. Credit Suisse Shares Plunge on Mounting Losses

    February 4, 2016
    Shares of Credit Suisse tanked 11.1% to their lowest level since 1992 after it posted weak fourth quarter results.
  38. Standard Chartered to Layoff Senior Bankers

    October 12, 2015
    On Friday, Standard Chartered Bank PLC Chief Executive Officer, Bill Winters, revealed its plan to layoff many senior bankers, ...
  39. Top Investment Banks In The Energy Industry (JPM, C)

    October 7, 2015
    Many global Investment banks are highly involved in the energy industry, but there are also some smaller banks and boutiques ...
  40. Europe's Oil Refineries Get A Second Chance (CS, TOT)

    May 6, 2015
    The European refining sector is benefiting from the drop in oil prices, but it may not last the year. Can high margins beat ...
  41. The Story Behind Shake Shack's Success

    April 16, 2015
    A humble Madison Square Park hot dog stand grew to become a gourmet casual food powerhouse in a classic American success ...
  42. How To Invest In The Saudi Arabia Stock Exchange

    March 2, 2015
    We look at the recent and upcoming developments in the Saudi Stock Exchange and how to invest in that market.
  43. Use This ETF To Trade The Swiss Franc

    January 23, 2015
    Traders were stunned last week when the Swiss National Bank removed the currency peg that tied the value of the Swiss franc ...
  44. How Wells Fargo Became The Biggest Bank In America

    September 30, 2014
    How does WFC make money? They lend it out at a higher rate than they borrow it at. Simple, right? But the real story is how ...
  45. How Effective Is The Chinese Wall?

    October 22, 2013
    Because underwriters work on one side of the Chinese wall and analysts work on the other side, information gathered by the ...
  46. HSBC's Money Laundering Scandal

    January 29, 2013
  47. Trade Volatility With The VIX

    June 12, 2012
    Trading volatility is an interesting idea, but current ETFs and ETNs do a fairly poor job of it.
  48. 4 Ways To Trade The VIX

    May 4, 2012
    Trading volatility is an interesting idea, but current ETFs and ETNs do a fairly poor job of it.
  49. It's Time To Invest In Switzerland

    October 19, 2011
    Swiss stocks may offer a more conservative hiding place.
  50. 6 Bank Stocks With Big Dividends

    March 17, 2011
    Several international banks are delivering a nice yield, but Australia's oldest bank is a dividend super star.
  51. Bye Bye NBTY

    July 19, 2010
    This volatile supplements company goes away, and private equity is back.
  52. Trust In Jim Rogers

    May 11, 2009
    Commodities are becoming a more important part of an individual investor’s portfolio. However, given the troubles a prominent ...