Economy & Markets

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8   [644]

The 'Trump Trade' Is Back, Here's What To Know

by

Traders look at the possible winning and losing investments if a Donald Trump re-election comes to pass.

Big Gains For Small Caps

by

The Russell 2000 Index, a key benchmark for small cap stocks, advanced an impressive 6% last week.

Bank Of America Highlights The Murky Outlook For Fed Rate Cuts

by

The bank's strategists disagree on how many times the Fed may cut rates this year.

The Housing Market Will Tell The Fed How Much To Cut Rates

by

A lot of pent-up economic energy will be unleashed once mortgage rates fall to levels that boost transactions and home-linked consumption.

States To Slash Spending At Fastest Pace Since Great Recession

by

Most states grew rainy day funds to record highs in the aftermath of the pandemic.

Larry Fink Urges Biden, Trump To Pursue 'Economic Boom' Agenda

by

The BlackRock CEO said that without economic growth, rising deficits will become a major burden to future generations.

Tax Hikes Seen No Matter Who's President, Making Muni Bonds Attractive

by

The tax-exemptions for municipal bond income are attractive with taxes due to rise next yer.

Gen Z's Alternative Investing Bug Will Cost Them Dearly

by

Younger investors are wrong to think all assets are interchangeable. Watches and sneakers can't compare with a traditional 60/40 portfolio.

El-Erian Says U.S. Politics Threaten Chances Of September Fed Cut

by

The economist said the Fed may fear an inflationary shock after the U.S. elections.

J.P. Morgan's Kelly Sees 2% Economic Growth Through End Of Year

by

“I think that the economy is doing really well,” the chief global strategist said.

Wall Street's Portfolio-Trade Fad Hooks Illiquid Muni Market

by

Portfolio trading holds the promise of injecting more liquidity into the buy-and-hold market.

Treasurys Wipe Out 2024's Loss As Traders Bet On Rate Cuts

by ,

The latest move followed data that showed US inflation slowed further last month.

This Micro-Cap Fund Generates Big Returns

by

The Oberweis Micro-Cap Fund builds its portfolio via behavioral finance.

Racing Galloping Rally, Yardeni Raises 2024 S&P 500 Target To 5,800

by

The economist sees no weakening in the robust equities rally.

Treasurys Rally As Cool Inflation Boosts Bets On Three Fed Cuts

by ,

Traders fully priced in a September cut for the first time in months.

For The Stock Market, It's About Policy, Not Politics

by

For the long-term investor, political opinions are best expressed at the polls, not in portfolios.

Manhattan Renter Bidding Wars Hit Record High In Heated Market

by

A record-high 24% of leases were signed after bidding wars last month.

Columbia Threadneedle Warns Investors To Stand Pat Amid Elections

by

Two firm investment specialists said markets will thrive no matter who wins the presidential election.

U.S. Pensions Poised To Stock Up On Corporate Debt After Big Gains

by

Stock-market gains and higher bond yields have left pensions awash with cash.

Goldman Sees Political Uncertainty Meeting Economic Normalization

by FA Staff

Three Goldman Sachs experts discussed the firm's midyear economic outlook.

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8   [644]