Want the lowdown on European markets? In your inbox before the open, every day. Sign up here. Stocks marched higher alongside U.S. futures on Friday as a solid start to the American earnings season, easing trade tensions and promising...
It’s not a question of if, but rather, when. When will stocks come crashing down after a more than decade-long bull run? Six months from now? A year? It’s anyone’s guess, but that doesn’t mean you shouldn’t prepare for the inevitable.
The race to 5G is becoming a global battle, and it looks like China’s Huawei is substantially leading the pack. Now US congressmen/women are lobbying to subsidize our 5G rollout with more than $1 billion in funding to keep pace with China’s...
Last year was historic for the stock market, with the S&P 500 Index soaring 28.9% in one of its best performances ever. The surge higher reinforced the notion that investors need to be in stocks over the long haul. Indeed, the evidence shows...
U.S. stocks closed at record highs as investors assessed the details of the partial trade deal with China. Treasuries gained and the dollar weakened. The benchmark S&P 500 finished short of an earlier all-time intraday high after President Donald Trump...
The idea of holding on to investments for decades can be intimidating. Predicting the future is famously difficult work, and it’s all but certain that some of your forecasts will be incorrect. On the other hand, having an ultra-long-term approach to some of...
With a lackluster jobs report last week and continued uncertainty over trade and politics, few expect the stock market to perform as well in 2020 as it did last year. So, where can you put your money to work this year? Ralph Bassett,...
What happened Marijuana stock Tilray (NASDAQ: TLRY) increased in value by more than a fifth today, closing the day up 22.2% — and for a most surprising reason. Early Tuesday morning, Tilray announced that it has brought on former...
Some investors look for income by buying dividend stocks that will pay them just for being shareholders. Others look for value by gobbling up stocks trading at depressed valuations. Some investors look for both. While it’s not easy to find...
U.S. stocks posted a mixed finish Tuesday as doubts about the extent of import tariff reductions in a trade deal with China saw equities retreat from fresh intraday records for the benchmark indexes. All three major indexes had rallied to...