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The Dow surging as more tax reform optimism hits Wall Street. Plus, why are investors so wary of this market, but eager to buy bitcoin? We discuss. And media stocks are in focus this week with Fox and Disney close to a huge deal, and our parent Verizon getting on the gridiron. And, getting started with options? We have some tips to get those first trades in.
Passive investing won 2016. Not only did the vanilla style of investing broadly outperform its active counterparts last year, but it extended its domination as the strategy of choice. This year the two ...
Banks are leading U.S. stocks higher in midday trading Tuesday as the Federal Reserve meets to discuss interest rates and the economy. The central bank is expected to raise interest rates for the third time this year on Wednesday. Banks benefit from higher interest rates because they can charge more to lend money. The gains were broad, and utilities were the only laggard among the 11 sectors in the S&P 500 index. Crude oil prices headed lower. Bitcoin futures slipped on their second day of trading.
Banks led U.S. stocks mostly higher Tuesday, bringing more records for the major indexes. The Standard & Poor's 500 index and the Dow Jones industrial average closed at all-time highs for the second time ...
Small-cap stocks are often overlooked for being the runts of the market litter, but like Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer, they could be used as a way to illuminate the path forward. An improving macro-economic environment and the potential for tax reform should've been a boon for small-cap stocks at the top of the year. The Russell 1000 returned 21% year-to-date compared to the Russell 2000's 14%, according to Bloomberg.
TOKYO (AP) — World stocks turned higher in European trading hours on Tuesday as investors looked ahead to a slew of central bank decisions, including the Federal Reserve, which was expected to raise interest rates.
TOKYO (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Tuesday as investors stepped back after several days of advances, erasing early gains. Markets are awaiting the Federal Reserve meeting on Wednesday and the outcome of a major Chinese planning conference.
Stocks ended modestly higher Monday, nudging the Standard & Poor's 500 index and Dow Jones industrial average to record highs. Technology stocks accounted for most of the gains. Health care stocks also ...
Small caps are lagging the broader market, but one technician says the charts are pointing to a potential Santa Claus rally for the group.