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Stock Market Bubble

Zero Percent Mortgages Debut Setting Up The Next Stage For This Stock Market Bull

Sol Palha | Posted 08.09.2016 | Business
Sol Palha

Economists stated that primary trigger for the financial crisis of 2008 was the issuance of mortgages that did not require down payments. The ease at which one could get mortgages in the past is what drove housing prices to unsustainable levels. Post-crisis all banks vowed to end the practice forever, or that is what they wanted everyone to believe.

Hillary Clinton Wants To Bring Back The '90s Economy. Here's What She's Missing.

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 03.14.2016 | Politics

Hillary Clinton is pointing to the economic growth during her husband's presidency in the late 1990s as a model for her own economic plans. The period...

You Can Ignore This Billionaire Trump Supporter's Warnings Of Doom

The Huffington Post | Daniel Marans | Posted 09.30.2015 | Business

Wall Street billionaire Carl Icahn fancies himself a man of the people. He wants to prevent politicians and CEOs from wrecking the economy, Icahn expl...

Well That Wasn't Pretty

AP/HuffPost | Posted 07.06.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing lower following weaker earnings from U.S. companies. Home builders fell after data provider CoreLo...

Nobel Winning Economist: Beware Of The Stock Market Bubble

Reuters | Posted 01.31.2014 | Business

BERLIN, Dec 1 (Reuters) - An American who won this year's Nobel Prize for economics believes sharp rises in equity and property prices could lead to...

There Is Not a Bubble in Facebook's Shares, There Is a Bubble in Calling Bubbles

Alex Frey | Posted 07.15.2012 | Business
Alex Frey

Is it really preposterous that investors would assign a company that is defining a whole new category of communication as being worth one-half of Google and one-seventh of Apple? Of course not. There is not a bubble in Facebook shares, there is a bubble in calling bubbles.

U.S. Stock Market In Bubble Territory

businessinsider.com | Henry Blodget | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

As the latest update of Professor Robert Shiller's cyclically adjusted PE ratio shows, US stocks are now more than 30% overvalued, at 21X earnings. T...

It Just Gets Curiouser and Curiouser

Larry Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Larry Gellman

Call me stupid, but I think we are at one of those moments in time where excitement ( aka fear) is causing investors to overlook great opportunities.

Let's Worry About The Economy Like It's 1992

New York Times | David Leonhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

In April 1992, having just dispatched his rivals for the Democratic nomination, Bill Clinton went to the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylva...