Tag: market

Finance Tech, Trading

Stocks are climbing after Trump says there’s ‘a very good chance’ of progress on trade talks with China

June 28, 2019

Via: Business Insider

Traders sent stocks higher on Friday on renewed hopes of de-escalation in the US-China trade war. President Donald Trump and Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping are set to meet on Saturday in a high-stakes encounter that could determine whether the US […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Trump’s trade wars are putting the US economy at risk. But the Federal Reserve doesn’t appear ready to step in just yet.

June 18, 2019

Via: Business Insider

The Federal Reserve is expected to leave borrowing costs unchanged Wednesday at the end of a two-day policy meeting, even as President Donald Trump continues to call on officials to lower them. The president has renewed pressure on the Fed […]

Energy, Uncategorized

Oil prices sink more than 2% as U.S.-China trade spat sparks demand concerns

May 7, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Crude-oil prices dropped on Tuesday amid lingering worries about a protracted trade conflict between the U.S. and China, which could hurt demand for the commodity. “Oil prices remain volatile, with concerns a trade war could have reduced demand battling for […]

Finance Tech, Trading

These seven stocks have done the worst in the 10-year bull market

March 6, 2019


When stocks hit bottom just before the start of the bull market 10 years ago, Wall Street was littered with financial crisis losers, many trading in the single digits. CNBC looked at the price performance of S&P 500 members that […]

Finance Tech, Trading

JP Morgan’s Wall Street chief says more market meltdowns like December’s rout are coming

January 28, 2019


The market meltdown that wiped out stocks’ gains late last year will be a recurring feature of the trading environment, according to Daniel Pinto, co-president of J.P. Morgan Chase and head of its massive corporate and investment bank. “Over time, […]

Finance Tech

How Advanced Automation Generates Higher Profits for Financial Services

December 7, 2018

Via: Aberdeen

Up until now, the technology and capabilities for leading financial institutions and service providers have been focused primarily on improving the speed and efficiency of transaction processes to minimize cost and improve the visibility of information. They rely on this […]

Finance Tech, Trading

The big market rebound may not come before another scary test of the October lows

November 15, 2018


Wall Street has been waiting for a year end rally, but some strategists say it’s more likely the market will see more selling before staging a real comeback. Investors have been counting on the fact that midterm election years are […]

Finance Tech, Trading

Here are the post-election stock-market winners in the Dow, S&P 500 and Nasdaq

November 8, 2018

Via: Market Watch

Midterm elections historically lead to stock market rallies, regardless of the results. Wednesday was no exception when there was a late-day rally in marijuana stocks adding icing to the cake. The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +2.13% rose 545 points, […]

Industries, Retail & Wholesale

Target shares rise after Cowen upgrades the stock, raises price forecast to $100

November 7, 2018


Target rose in premarket trading Wednesday after Cowen analysts said the retailer had strong momentum and the opportunity to gain market share selling toys and other children’s merchandise. The analysts upgraded the shares to outperform from market perform and raised […]

Enterprise, Finance Tech, Industries, Trading

Apple shares have gotten slammed, but one technician calls this a ‘terrific opportunity’ to buy

November 6, 2018


Apple has long been a market darling, but it’s gotten sliced and diced recently. Shares of Apple were trading higher on Tuesday, but the stock has sunk 13 percent from its all-time high hit last month, shedding $145 billion in […]