Boeing's stock tumbled in December after President-elect Donald J. Trump questioned the cost of Air Force One. Markets plummeted overnight on news of his upset election win, then rallied to record-setting levels by the end of the year as investors took stock of his promises to cut regulation and taxes, and raise spending.
Earlier this year, Britain's vote to leave the European Union similarly sent shock waves through financial markets.
One of the most successful stock pickers in 2016 tuned it all out.
T. Rowe Price Group's $9.4 billion Small-Cap Value Fund, managed by J. David Wagner, had a one-year return of just under 30 percent in 2016, beating the S&P 500 and...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel talks to reporters after leaders of the main political parties agreed on a common agenda.