The Fed and How It Got That Way Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does. Share | Related Content Events on Wall Street Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals. The Utility of Sector Investing Successful sector investing is dependent upon an accurate analysis about when to rotate in and out. 5 Smart Investing Principles Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.