Index Funds vs. Mutual Funds

Here's the difference between index funds and mutual funds and why an index fund will almost certainly be a better investment than an actively managed mutual fund.

Short Sellers Gamble With Gaming ETF's Holdings

The Market Vectors Gaming (ETF) (NYSE:BJK) is up nearly 10 percent year-to-date, but that is not preventing some short sellers from targeting some of the gambling exchange-traded fund's holdings, particularly those of the Macau variety.