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Why Crude Oil Bottom Signals Stock Market Bull is Intact?

Sol Palha | Posted 08.24.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

The consolidation in oil appears to be over and given their relationship, the Dow together with Crude oil could be gearing up to trade to new highs.

Thanks To Poor Marketing The Brexit Vote Wrecksit

Ira Kalb | Posted 06.25.2016 | Business
Ira Kalb

By now, you have probably heard that UK voters chose 51.9% to 48.1% to leave the European Union (EU). Just about all the articles are talking about the political and economic issues. I prefer to talk about the one that is often overlooked in political situations -- marketing.

Trump's McCain Moment: #Brexit

Mark Silva | Posted 06.24.2016 | Politics
Mark Silva

While Trump is away pitching his golfing enterprises at his renovated Turnberry course and visiting another at Aberdeen, Clinton is seizing a unique opportunity to underscore the contrast in her rival's world view of the economy with her own.

Negative Interest Rates set to Propel the Dow Jones to the Stratosphere?

Sol Palha | Posted 06.03.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

Every man must patiently bide his time. He must wait -- not in listless idleness but in constant, steady, cheerful endeavours, always willing and fulf...

Magical Monday Markets - Who Needs GDP Growth or Profits?

Phil Davis | Posted 04.11.2016 | Business
Phil Davis

There's an emergency meeting of the Fed today. This afternoon, the Fed will attempt to get their act together prior to a special meeting with bot...

How Do Real Investors Take a Punch? | Posted 03.03.2016 | Fifty

Ancient Chinese Curse....May you live in interesting times With little question we live in interesting times and the prospects seem to indicate that...

Rational Investors Overcome Fear in Turbulent Stock Market | Posted 02.18.2017 | Fifty

The stock market (Dow Jones Industrial Average) produced positive returns for six straight years (2009 - 2014). 2015 was only slightly negative at -2....

Thousand Point Thursday - Dow Erases 2 Weeks of Losses in 3 Days!

Phil Davis | Posted 02.18.2017 | Business
Phil Davis

And we're back! Another day, another 250-point rally on the Dow is now business as usual, if by usual we mean since Friday. Generally, it's con...

Fearful Thursday -- Are the Markets DOOMED? Breaking Down the Dow

Phil Davis | Posted 01.14.2017 | Business
Phil Davis

The good news is we can call a bottom here (16,000) but the bad news is we're not likely to go anywhere from here and what goes for the Dow likely goes for the other indexes as well.

Waterfalling Wednesday - Down 5% in First 3 Days of 2016?

Phil Davis | Posted 01.06.2017 | Business
Phil Davis

Down 5% already? This has been one ugly week already and we're only at the beginning of day 3! Our Futures are, at the moment (8am), down al...

Will We Hold It Wednesday: Dow 17,500 Edition

Phil Davis | Posted 12.09.2016 | Business
Phil Davis

We're stuck in the middle of the range now: As you can see from Dave Fry's Dow chart, we've been gyrating between 17,200 and 18,250 on the Dow...

Thrilling Thursday: The Wild Market Ride Continues

Phil Davis | Posted 09.10.2016 | Business
Phil Davis

We're in cash, so we don't care. That's right, remember how we cashed out last week and how we had those disaster hedges in Friday morning's post?...

The Amazing Harbinger of the Dow's 531-Point Slide, August 21, 2015

Timothy J. Barnett | Posted 08.26.2016 | Business
Timothy J. Barnett

How could a stunning one-day decline in a 2,000 point index be projected within 2 points of the 1971.89 close? How could the Dow's ninth largest point decline ever, and largest point decline since August 8, 2011, be projected within one percent?

China's Market Collapse and Currency Devaluation

Natalie Pace | Posted 08.20.2016 | Politics
Natalie Pace

In 2014, the Chinese economy became the No. 1 economy in the world, followed by the European Union and the U.S. The U.S. is now considered to be the third largest economy in the world.

Huge Milestone For Apple

Reuters | Posted 03.06.2015 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Apple Inc, the nation's largest company by market value, will join the Dow Jones Industrial Average on March 18, replacing AT&T I...

Dow Tops 18,000 For First Time In History

Reuters | Posted 02.22.2015 | Business

Consumer sentiment hit its highest level in nearly eight years.

Dow Tops 17,000 For First Time

Reuters | Posted 09.02.2014 | Business

* Dow tops 17,000 for first time; S&P 500 near 2,000 * Nasdaq closes at highest since 2000 * U.S. June jobs report well ...

And The Winner Of 2013 Is...

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

This has been the best year for the U.S. stock market in at least 16 years. But that great news is meaningless for many Americans. The Dow Jones In...

The Worst Performing Stocks Of 2013

24/7 Wall St. | Alexander E.M. Hess and Jon C. Ogg | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

24/7 Wall St.: The Dow Jones Industrial Average is up nearly 26% so far this year. While the index, which consists of stocks of 30 major U.S. compa...

Stocks Close At Record Highs

Reuters | Posted 01.27.2014 | Business

* HP, Apple lead tech sector's rally * U.S. jobless claims fall; Chicago PMI data tops forecasts * U.S. stock market clo...


Reuters | Posted 01.25.2014 | Business

NEW YORK, Nov 21 (Reuters) - The Dow industrials closed above 16,000 on Thursday for the first time and other major indexes also ended higher after ...

This 1 Chart Proves Dow 16000 Isn't Worth Celebrating

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 11.18.2013 | Business

The U.S. stock market reached several very important round numbers on Monday, and experts suggested that reaching these round numbers could mean that ...

Stock Market Thinks Debt Deal Is Near

Reuters | Posted 10.14.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks ended a volatile session with slight gains on Monday as investors bet that there would soon be a deal in Washington t...

Another Great Day For The Stock Market

Reuters | Posted 10.11.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks extended gains to finish up on Friday, a day after the biggest rally in more than nine months as investors were hopef...

Dow Tumbles 137 Points

Reuters | Posted 10.07.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, Oct 7 (Reuters) - U.S. stocks fell on Monday as the partial U.S. government shutdown dragged on with no signs of a softening in the position...