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5:50 a.m. Nov. 25, 2020 - By William Barritt
Beware of ‘zombie’ companies running rampant in the stock market A total of 19%, or 571 companies, in the Russell 3000 Index are considered unviableA total of 19%, or 571 companies, in the Russell 3000 Index are considered unviable, writes William Barritt.
10:31 a.m. Nov. 5, 2020 - By J. Christopher Giancarlo
The future of money should be cashless — with a digital dollar giving faster, easier and cheaper access to your savings Central bank currency promises Americans economic and social benefits and helps the U.S. compete with ChinaCentral bank currency promises Americans economic and social benefits and helps the U.S. compete with China.
5:28 a.m. Oct. 24, 2020 - By Philip van Doorn
Big U.S. banks’ day of reckoning is delayed Stimulus from the federal government and Federal Reserve help banks put off big lossesStimulus from the federal government and Federal Reserve help banks put off big losses
4:48 p.m. Sept. 23, 2020 - By Alexander Rossides
Making capitalism work better is a perfect job for good old American know-how To strengthen the U.S. economy, give more Americans access to capital and wealth-building opportunities To strengthen the U.S. economy, give more Americans access to capital and wealth-building opportunities.
5:57 a.m. Sept. 18, 2020 - By Cody Willard
You’ve heard of bulls and bears in the stock market. Don’t be a chicken Investors need to avoid being followers during times of market euphoria or panicInvestors need to avoid being followers during times of market euphoria or panic.
8:01 a.m. Sept. 14, 2020 - By Michael Ashbaugh
Charting another bullish reversal: S&P 500, Nasdaq rally from key support Focus: Japan’s stealth breakout attempt, Amazon narrowly holds key support, EWJ, AMZN, VFC, CROX, TMU.S. stocks are firmly higher early Monday, rising amid renewed vaccine optimism as well as merger and acquisition activity. Against this backdrop, the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite are concurrently rising from major support closely matching the 50-day moving average. The tandem successful retests preserve a bullish intermediate-term bias.
4:38 a.m. Sept. 11, 2020 - By Dan Quan
To fix problems with credit reporting, we need a better government watchdog, not Biden’s idea of new public credit bureau The credit reporting industry has problems, but a government-owned credit agency won’t solve themThe credit reporting industry has problems, but a government-owned credit agency won’t solve them.
8:13 a.m. Aug. 28, 2020 - By Michael Ashbaugh
Bullish momentum persists: S&P 500, Nasdaq sustain key technical breakouts Focus: 10-year yield tags two-month high, Airlines clear key trendline, TNX, JETS, COUP, MDT, TNDMU.S. stocks are higher early Friday, rising after a solid batch of economic data and as markets continue to digest recently dovish Federal Reserve policy remarks. Against this backdrop, the big three U.S. benchmarks are vying to build on already-consequential week-to-date technical breakouts.
8:25 a.m. Aug. 27, 2020 - By Michael Ashbaugh
Charting the S&P 500’s persistently wild 2020 ride Focus: Technology sector scores massive single-day spike, Salesforce.com (+26%), Facebook (+8%), Netflix (+12%), Adobe (+9%) — in one dayU.S. stocks are higher early Thursday, rising amid market-friendly Federal Reserve policy language. In the process, the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite have extended decisive breaks to record territory — clearing the 20-day volatility bands — while the Dow industrials have concurrently spiked to six-month highs.
8:04 a.m. Aug. 19, 2020 - By Michael Ashbaugh
Nasdaq breaks to uncharted territory, S&P 500 (narrowly) nudges a record high Focus: Small- and mid-cap benchmarks assert holding pattern as August rotation persistsU.S. stocks are higher early Wednesday, rising after a mixed batch of earnings reports, and ahead of the Federal Reserve’s meeting minutes, due out this afternoon. Against this backdrop, the Nasdaq Composite has extended a respectable break to record territory, while the S&P 500 has scratched out nominal record highs across consecutive sessions.
12:44 p.m. Aug. 8, 2020 - By Philip van Doorn
Gold rising to $4,000 an ounce ‘would not be an unreasonable move,’ fund manager says Michael Cuggino of the Permanent Portfolio makes the case that gold is still relatively cheap, despite its 35% increase this yearMichael Cuggino of the Permanent Portfolio makes the case that gold is still relatively cheap, despite its 35% increase this year.
12:33 p.m. Aug. 8, 2020 - By Philip van Doorn
This $20 billion bond fund produced outsized returns by capitalizing on market turmoil, and is set to do it again Anne Walsh of Guggenheim Investments explains her strategy in a difficult environment for income investorsAnne Walsh of Guggenheim Investments explains her strategy in a difficult environment for income investors.
10:40 a.m. Aug. 1, 2020 - By Philip van Doorn
Here are five value-stock picks that set up your portfolio for a pandemic recovery Bill McMahon, the chief investment officer for active strategies at Charles Schwab, warns investors about Tesla and other ‘momentum plays’Bill McMahon, the chief investment officer for active strategies at Charles Schwab, warns investors about Tesla and other ‘momentum plays.’
6:41 a.m. Aug. 1, 2020 - By Michael Brush
‘Gold is going higher’ despite recent surge, says investor who’s managed a precious-metals fund for a quarter-century Caesar Bryan of the Gabelli Gold Fund says investors need the yellow metal as an insurance policy against the coronavirus crisisCaesar Bryan of the Gabelli Gold Fund says investors need the yellow metal as an insurance policy against the coronavirus crisis.
7:17 a.m. July 30, 2020 - By Lawrence G. McMillan
Why the collapse in volatility could soon be a problem for this stock market For now, the bulls remain in charge of the S&P 500For now, the bulls remain in charge of the S&P 500.
8:10 a.m. July 29, 2020 - By Michael Ashbaugh
Bull trend pauses: S&P 500 traverses the range Focus: Mid-year currency cross currents persist, UUP, FXE, FXY, PG, TGT, UALU.S. stocks are higher early Wednesday, rising ahead of the Federal Reserve’s latest policy statement, due out this afternoon. Against this backdrop, the S&P 500 remains range-bound, for now, though its intermediate-term path of least resistance continues to point higher.
5:49 a.m. July 10, 2020 - By Pedro Nicolaci da Costa
A mostly white Federal Reserve can’t fix our diverse economic problems The Fed’s race problem undermines its leadership in a time of crisisThe Federal Reserve has a chronic white male problem that is going to make it harder for the institution to help lead the country at a historic moment of crisis that, by definition, requires a strong diversity of views.
10:41 a.m. July 2, 2020 - By Cody Willard
I see more stocks I’d rather short-sell than buy Cody Willard is concerned about an overly expensive stock marketCody Willard is concerned about an overly expensive stock market.
3:48 a.m. June 29, 2020 - By Philip van Doorn
Are the dividends from your bank stocks safe? Stress test results put pressure on future payouts Among the ‘big six’ U.S. banks, it appears Wells Fargo is the most at risk for a third-quarter dividend cut.Among the ‘big six’ U.S. banks, it appears Wells Fargo is the most at risk for a third-quarter dividend cut.
8:29 a.m. June 27, 2020 - By Michael Brush
Bad news is punishing stock market investors — here’s how to deal with it As market weakness develops, scale into stocks that get hit the mostAs market weakness develops, scale into stocks that get hit the most.
5:03 a.m. June 24, 2020 - By Mohamed A. El-Erian
U.S. political squabbling could doom the world to lower growth, wider inequality and dangerously distorted markets, says Mohamed El-Erian The world still looks to the U.S. to lead on the economy, but America is in no shape to driveThe most likely outcome is lower growth, worsening inequality, distorted markets, and rising financial risks. But this outcome is not preordained, says Mohamed El-Erian.
6:57 a.m. June 22, 2020 - By Peter Morici
U.S. should sanction Chinese banks for repression in China If Hong Kong is no longer free, then Washington should revoke its special privileges in trade and banking The Trump administration could accomplish real results by jointly sanctioning Hong Kong and Chinese banks to punish Beijing for its repression of its people..
3:41 p.m. June 17, 2020 - By Tyler Bond
The coronavirus recession is destroying millennials’ retirement dreams and they need to act now Millennials must use their political power if they hope to retire on a solid financial footingMillennials must use their political power if they hope to retire on a solid financial footing.
10:23 a.m. June 5, 2020 - By Cody Willard
How empathy can make you a better person — and a better investor We have to empathize to understand the rationality of other people when we analyze racism, the inherent unfairness in centrally manipulated markets, or anything else that deals with money and powerWe have to empathize to understand the rationality of other people when we analyze racism, the inherent unfairness in centrally manipulated markets, or anything else that deals with money and power.
12:07 p.m. May 14, 2020 - By Nigam Arora
Trump is right that ‘rich guys’ sometimes bet against the stock market — but here’s a fuller explanation The market’s action doesn’t seem to prove the president’s assertionThe market’s action doesn’t seem to prove the president’s assertion, says Nigam Arora.
11:54 a.m. May 13, 2020 - By Cody Willard
Small-cap stocks will continue to underperform as companies lack a lifeline Larger companies are better able to sell debt — with the Fed’s helpLarger companies are better able to sell debt — with the Fed’s help.
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