As stocks tumble, the U.S. wonders: Is this economy as good as it gets?

Numerous forecasters have downgraded their expectations for growth next year......»»

Category: topSource: washpostOct 11th, 2018

The Bear Market Is Indeed Here: Time to Switch to Safer Assets

24/7 Wall St. screened the Merrill Lynch research database looking for good ideas for worried investors, with a focus on stocks that should perform even if the economy slides into recession and that........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstDec 18th, 2018

CEO Pay, Stocks Tumble, Trump vs Fed: CEO Daily for October 11, 2018

Must-read business news, delivered every morning. Good morning. The Conference Board's CEO pay study--the most comprehensive .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneOct 11th, 2018

In One Chart: Here’s how much U.S. stocks are lifting the global market, in one chart

The global stock market has seen modest gains thus far this year, but that isn’t necessarily good news for the global economy, as the gains are more than entirely attributable to just one market......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2018

Economy will likely slow, but don"t move out of stocks, says Bill Stone

The chief investment officer of Stone Investment Partners tells Reuters' Fred Katayama earnings may slow but will still grow at a good clip to support stocks......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersAug 23rd, 2018

Economic Report: Mortgage rates tumble as housing starts to drag down the economy

Rates for home loans declined, good news for borrowers, but housing headwinds are threatening to become headwinds for the entire economy......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 18th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Dow, S&P 500 bounce back as investors shake off Turkish tantrum

U.S. stocks are on track to halt a multiday tumble Tuesday, as Turkey’s currency slide abated and investors focus instead on a healthy domestic economy and strong corporate results......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 14th, 2018

World stocks hit one-month high on U.S. earnings, China support

Stocks on major world markets hit their highest in more than a month on Tuesday, on good earnings reports from U.S. companies and after China promised fiscal action to support the world's second-largest economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 24th, 2018

Oppenheimer Positive on Banks Into Earnings: 4 to Buy Now

With the economy improving and the prospects for interest rates to rise, the financial sector may be offering investors some of the best opportunities. These four stocks make good sense for investors........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJul 13th, 2018

Big Money Poll: More Good News for Stocks

Our latest survey finds professional money managers upbeat about the global economy, corporate earnings, and equities......»»

Category: topSource: barronsApr 14th, 2018

Stocks Tumble As China Urges Americans To Rise Up Against "Unscrupulous" President

The war of words between President Trump and 'everyone else' continues to heat up, with market conniptions managed for now by Kudlow's "good cop" headlines .....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 6th, 2018

Oil prices climb after tumble on hint markets stabilizing

Oil prices rebounded on Wednesday after falling for the past three sesssions with worries about oversupply and a slowing global economy keeping markets under pressure though sentiment may be shifting as falling equity markets seemed to stabilize......»»

Category: topSource: reuters11 hr. 34 min. ago

U.S. oil prices climb after tumble, but oversupply worries drag

U.S. oil prices rose on Wednesday to claw back part of their more than 5 percent losses from the previous session, with worries about oversupply and a slowing global economy keeping markets under pressure......»»

Category: topSource: reuters14 hr. 34 min. ago

Treasury Yields Tumble Below Key Support As Stocks, Dollar Slide

With US equity futures sliding notably after hours on the heels of FedEx and Micron earnings disappointments, US treasury yields have extended the day's drop with 10Y dropping below the 2.80.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedge15 hr. 49 min. ago

Home Depot And Lowe"s Remain Sturdy Stocks, Raymond James Says

America’s best-known home improvement companies may look like fixer-upper stocks, but they’re fundamentally like good old houses with solid underlying structure and have strong prospects, according to Raymond James. La.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzinga18 hr. 34 min. ago

Energy sector stocks take a broad beating as crude oil prices tumble

Energy stocks were hit hard Tuesday, to pace the S&P 500's sector decliners, after crude oil futures tumbled more than 7% to settle at the lowest level in nearly 16 months. The SPDR Energy Select Sector ETF dropp.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch18 hr. 34 min. ago

Stocks dip ahead of Fed news; oil prices drop

Global equity markets dipped on Tuesday as nervous investors awaited indications whether the Federal Reserve will be able to raise interest rates much further amid turbulent markets and a weakening outlook for the global economy......»»

Category: topSource: reuters18 hr. 34 min. ago

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Xi’s speech disappoints; focus now on policy meeting

Shanghai: SSE Composite Index (.SSEC) Xi’s speech disappoints; focus now on policy meeting Chinese stocks ended lower on Tuesday after President Xi Jinping offered no specific support measures for the economy in a closely watched speech marking 40 yea.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnews19 hr. 4 min. ago

The Tell: The ‘smart money’ is the most bearish on stocks since 2008, with ‘recession coming,’ BofA survey finds

Institutional investors are increasingly pessimistic about the global economy.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch21 hr. 4 min. ago

Is Instructure, Inc. (INST) A Good Stock To Buy?

Amid an overall market correction, many stocks that smart money investors were collectively bullish on tanked during the fourth quar.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkey22 hr. 19 min. ago

Growth fears, Xi speech, grip world stocks ahead of Fed meeting

World stock markets inched higher on Tuesday as investors looked ahead to whether the Fed will be able to raise interest rates much further amid turbulent markets and a weakening outlook for the global economy. Ivor Bennett reports.....»»

Category: videoSource: reuters22 hr. 19 min. ago