Tag: market

Finance Tech, Trading

U.S. stock futures dip, putting S&P 500 on pace for 3rd down session in a row

July 30, 2018

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stock futures pointed to a small decline at the open Monday, setting the S&P 500 on course for a third losing session in a row, a sign the market is still absorbing the recent bruising from some disappointing earnings. […]

News, Uncategorized

Facebook shares dive 19%, shedding $120 billion in market capitalization

July 26, 2018


SAN FRANCISCO — Facebook shares dove 19 percent Thursday, with the social networking giant shedding about $120 billion in market value after the company warned of slowing sales growth. The decline marked Facebook’s largest stock market decline ever, eclipsing a […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Investors still love equities but ‘market fragility’ could be ahead in the second half of 2018

June 18, 2018


As the second half of the year approaches, investors are looking at what might impact their investments. From trade issues to political uncertainty and central bank policy, there are a number of factors to assess. Nonetheless, the consensus view suggests […]

Finance Tech, Trading

U.S. stock futures steady as attention swings to Trump-Kim summit

June 11, 2018

Via: Market Watch

U.S. stock futures were mostly steady on Monday, as investors took to the sidelines after a tense Group of Seven meeting and ahead of a highly anticipated summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un in […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Global growth rate could drop by more than a quarter thanks to tariffs, S&P chief economist forecasts

June 4, 2018


Global gross domestic product (GDP) growth could take a hit to the order of around one percent if tariff threats escalate into a trade war, S&P Global’s chief economist forecast Monday. It may not be a global recession, but “one […]

Finance Tech, Industries, Retail & Wholesale, Trading

Meet the most hated stocks in the market today: Consumer staples

May 22, 2018


Just how contrarian are you? How to know when the onrushing herd has it right? When following Warren Buffett’s credo to be greedy when others are fearful, where’s the line between brave and foolhardy? These are the self-directed questions of […]

Finance Tech, Trading

The one area of the market that may be secretly wishing for inflation: retail

May 15, 2018


Wall Street may be perceiving inflation as a stock market risk, but J.P. Morgan Private Bank’s Jack Caffrey suggests there’s at least one group that may be secretly hoping for it. “I actually think most retailers would actually benefit from […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Stocks in danger zone because ‘inflation has changed its stripes,’ market watcher Jim Paulsen warns

May 10, 2018


The Dow may have seen its first five-day win streak since February, but Leuthold Group’s Jim Paulsen isn’t running with the bulls. The firm’s chief investment strategist says he wouldn’t be surprised if stocks soon retest this year’s correction lows […]

Enterprise, Industries, Manufacturing

Tesla Is Burning $6,500 Every Minute. It’s Probably Going to Need to Raise a Lot More

April 30, 2018

Via: Fortune

At the beginning of April, Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk joked about the company going bankrupt, but it appears that such a seemingly unlikely outcome is no laughing matter. There is now a “genuine risk” that the electric car […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Stocks rally as trade tensions keep investors guessing

April 9, 2018

Via: ABC News

U.S. stocks are climbing Monday as the market recovers, at least for now, from the trade tensions between the U.S. and China that sent stocks lower last week. Technology companies like Apple and Microsoft are bouncing back from their recent […]