Tag: market

Software & Tools

Robinhood users ramped up deposits during Monday’s market bloodbath

February 6, 2018

Via: Business Insider

Users of popular stock trading app Robinhood saw a buying opportunity in Monday’s market sell-off. On Monday, the US stock market witnessed its largest point decline ever. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped as much as 1,600 points during Monday […]

financial technology, fintech

The Fintech Effect: An Ecommerce Merchant’s Guide for 2018

January 26, 2018

Via: Aberdeen Essentials

Like most things that arrive suddenly and unexpectedly, the wave of financial technology startups that appeared at the start of the decade was met with skepticism, apprehension — even contempt. This so-called Fintech Revolution threatened to take down the financial […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Wall Street regains title as king of IPOs

January 3, 2018

Via: CNN

Move over Hong Kong. The New York Stock Exchange raised more money for companies going public than any other market in 2017. Initial public offerings on Wall Street raised $33.4 billion last year, allowing the NYSE to regain the top […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Markets Right Now: Stocks open 2018 on a strong note

January 2, 2018

Via: ABC News

Stock prices are moving higher in early trading as traders return from the New Year’s holiday. Retailers were up more than the rest of the market in early trading Tuesday. Nordstrom rose 3.7 percent and Kohl’s gained 3.3 percent. Natural […]

Energy, Finance Tech, Industries, Trading

As oil passes major milestone, here’s what 2018 could hold

December 27, 2017


As 2017 draws to a close, oil is rallying hard as OPEC supply cuts — combined with improving global demand — support the market. Next year, however, is a different story. We see two conflicting views for crude in the […]

Finance Tech, Industries, Others, Trading

Here’s why investors may have to worry about Apple shares in 2018

December 26, 2017

Via: Market Watch

Welcome back from the Christmas weekend. A shortened week of trading could be a quiet one for investors, but that doesn’t mean it’s completely dead out there. Even if stocks may be ready to coast into the new year, bitcoin […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Big money investors haven’t been this fired up about stocks since before the financial crisis

December 22, 2017

Via: Business Insider

Equity investors are closing out 2017 on an optimistic note. A recent survey from the National Association of Active Investment Managers (NAAIM) shows that active mutual fund managers are the most bullish on US stocks since it began collecting data […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Bitcoin sell-off could spark a market contagion, analyst warns

December 22, 2017


If the price of bitcoin continues to drop, other markets could begin to feel the heat, according to Ron William, founder and principle market strategist at RW Market Advisory. Bitcoin was seen trading below a psychologically key mark of $13,000 […]

Finance Tech, Industries, Retail & Wholesale, Trading

Buy Amazon because Alexa will drive $10 billion in sales by 2020, RBC’s Mahaney predicts

December 21, 2017


Amazon’s innovative voice-recognition Alexa device will boost the company’s financial results, according to one Wall Street firm. RBC Capital Markets reaffirmed its outperform rating for the e-commerce giant, citing the firm’s positive consumer survey results for the company’s Alexa product. […]

Finance Tech, Industries, Retail & Wholesale, Trading

Buy Costco shares because it’s in the ‘early stages’ of an online sales surge, BMO says

December 18, 2017


Costco shares tumbled over the summer on worries the Amazon and Whole Foods Market merger will hurt the retailer’s business. But one Wall Street firm says the retailer’s e-commerce growth will be a catalyst to lift the stock to new […]