It became clear late last year that the Federal Reserve intended to finally raise short-term interest rates, which it had kept near zero for years to allow the economy to recover from the financial
Last week’s fund flows reflect an increasingly cautious investor base as market-watchers mull the likelihood of a Federal Reserve interest-rate increase next month. Another sign of caution in these flows: some $12 billion moved into cash-like money-market funds last week, the heaviest in 15 weeks, according to Jefferies. Here’s a worthwhile chart from Kenneth Chan, […]
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Broad Equity Market Tone: Advance/Decline Line: Higher Sector Performance: Most Sectors Rising Volume: Light Market Leading Stocks: Performing In Line Equity Investor Angst: Volatility(VIX) 1 3.34 -.82 % Euro/Yen Carry Return Index 1 27.84 -.42 % Emerging Markets Currency Volatility(VXY) 1 0. Show More Summary
This is what happens when people have too much money. They distort not only the legal system, they tear the basic fabric of our country apart. We revere the rich, believing they made it upon hard work, but the truth is not only do they...Show More Summary
A tube of Johnson & Johnson Bengay brand pain relieving gel. JNJ is considered to be among the most defensive stocks on the market. Photo: Daniel Acker/Bloomberg Years of ultralow interest rates and lingering uncertainties about global economic growth and the effectiveness of central bank policies in D.C., Frankfurt and Tokyo have driven investors to […]
Shares of security technology vendor Palo Alto Networks (PANW) are down $19.16, or 13%,a t $129.02, after the company yesterday afternoon reported fiscal Q3 revenue that topped analysts’ expectations, and profit in line with consensus,...Show More Summary
Analysts covering Western Digital (WDC) got an update from the company last night, on a conference call with CEO Steve Milligan, for the fiscal Q4 that ends next month, the first quarter since closing its acquisition of flash memoryShow More Summary
“Strong Stocks Tend to get Stronger” and Ulta Salon (ULTA) – a stock you may never have traded – is a perfect example of our investing concept. Stronger than expected earnings yesterday became a catalyst to boost share prices strongly higher on a large upside gap this morning. Here’s our weekly chart with the “Strong Getting Stronger” [...]
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