Starbucks will reportedly sell $1 billion of bonds in order to finance share buybacks, capex, dividend payments and acquisitions. Throughout the bull market, shares repurchases in particular have been used to drive stock price gains,...Show More Summary
Brian Belski of Bank of Montreal Capital Markets sees the S&P 500 finishing 2018 at 2,950, the most bullish forecast on Wall Street. He sees many of the same bullish conditions that existed at the start of 2017, and thinks that the market can power higher even without tax reform. Buy stocks. Show More Summary
Thanksgiving is traditionally a positive week for the market within positive seasonality. SPY broke out but has shown 'sloppy' action recently. The bull market thrived on free money; it wants more, salivating at the prospects of corporate tax cuts. Show More Summary
An Argentine man holidaying in India has been gored to death by a bull in the popular tourist city of Jaipur, police said Sunday. The 29-year-old was walking along a street near Jaipur's main market on Saturday afternoon when he was attacked and seriously injured by the animal. The Argentine embassy had been informed of his death, The Press Trust of India reporred.
The ongoing equity bull market is the third-longest in history, and it's showing few signs of slowing down. Morgan Stanley thinks the current cycle could end sometime in 2018, and it lays out the three most likely negative catalysts. As...Show More Summary
Stocks of companies with a strong balance sheet are outperforming those of companies with a weak one as monetary accommodation slows. This signals that the 8-1/2-year bull market may be entering its final innings as investors flock to...Show More Summary
EXCLUSIVE: In the auction for North American rights to Paddington 2, a bull market has emerged for the animated bear from darkest Peru. Deadline has learned that Warner Bros and Sony are the front runners in a deal that we expect will bring in north of $30M for Studiocanal and the embattled Weinstein Co. Show More Summary
There is one raging bull market that started very recently: Canadian cannabis stocks are literally on fire. It is fundamentally important to choose the right companies to invest in because, as in any bull market, all stocks go up but on the very long run only a handful of stocks survive the bubble. Show More Summary
December S&P E-mini Futures : The ES has again dropped below 2572 support. This time I think the market will head lower, first to 2562 and then to 2540. Once a low is in place a swing up to new bull market highs will begin. QQQ: Short term support is at 144. Show More Summary
The booming bull market for bitcoin has hit another speed bump. Bitcoin slumped more than 25% in recent days, falling below $6,000 after touching a record high just shy of $7,900 last week.
A rising tide lifts all boats, but a bull market for stocks does not lift all sectors.
It's hard to find anything that seems cheap in the current bull market but as in any market, some stocks do sell off for various reasons. One of the ones that attracts me is Tripadvisor (TRIP). As the chart below illustrates, the stock...Show More Summary
December S&P E-mini Futures : The ES broke below 2572 support yesterday but quickly recovered, successfully testing that level this morning in Europe. I think a swing above 2600 is underway. The bull market is likely to continue for a few more months and move this average possibly as high as 2860, before it ends. Show More Summary
'Optimism is one gift we've never bothered to unwrap,' says Nicholas Colas, co-founder of DataTrek Research.
Authored by Lance Roberts via RealInvestmentAdvice.com, Here we go again… Since June of 2013, I have been writing about the reasons why rates can’t rise much and why calls for the end of the “bond bull market” remain wrong. Regardless,...Show More Summary
December S&P E-mini Futures : Support is now a bit lower at 2572. It will probably hold and be followed by a swing up to 2600 and higher. I expect the bull market to continue for a few more months and move this average possibly as high as 2860, before it ends. Show More Summary
December S&P E-mini Futures : Support is at 2578. The ES should soon be trading above 2600. In any case I expect the bull market to continue for a few more months and move this average possibly as high as 2860, before it ends. QQQ: Short term support is at 144. Show More Summary
Wall Street bulls weren't bullish enough with their 2017 predictions. Do they think the rally will make for holiday cheer?
A Euphoric, All In Bubble? Once a year, Gallup conducts a poll that provides some insight into the sustainability of the bull market in stocks. The concept of an investment bubble implies irrational investor confidence. If skepticism and fear were near all-time, bubble-like lows, we would expect a very high percentage of U.S. households [...]
Markets are breaking one record after another, but many investors are on the sidelines. The anxiety is a contrast to the euphoria of other bull markets.