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Stock Market Correction

Risks to U.S. Economic Growth and Implications for the Fed

Ross DeVol | Posted 08.31.2015 | Business
Ross DeVol

China's weight in the world economy has been rising and was made excruciatingly apparent by the turmoil in U.S. equities markets over the past few weeks. Much of current stock market anxiety was at least "assembled" in China.

2015 Stock Market Correction Worst Kept Secret Since Area 51

Eric Wallace | Posted 08.26.2015 | Business
Eric Wallace

In 2013, the CIA announced the official existence of one of the governments worst kept secrets, Area 51. It had to be the easiest press releases to write in the history of declassified government information. I'm paraphrasing the official document, but it said "Yep".

4 Don'ts for Investors During a Correction

David A. Dedman | Posted 08.24.2015 | Business
David A. Dedman

I see so many investors that start to watch the financial news every waking moment when we start to have a correction. The more you check your investments and listen to the media, the more volatile it will appear -- further fueling your internal panic buttons.

Should You Prepare for the Next Bear Market?

David A. Dedman | Posted 08.20.2015 | Business
David A. Dedman

There are probably plenty of reasons to start preparing for trouble. Far be it for me to tell you to not be a doomsday prepper. Between the Federal Reserve, China and bonds, what's a poor investor to do?

Hoarding Cash Like Apple?

David A. Dedman | Posted 05.12.2015 | Money
David A. Dedman

Are you sitting on a pile of cash? Does cash make you feel better or safer? Whatever your reason, I'd like to take you through the discussion of why you shouldn't hoard cash.

What's Your Plan if the Market Falls?

David A. Dedman | Posted 12.23.2014 | Money
David A. Dedman

If you've been investing for any length of time then you've experienced a market correction much like the one we are in now. But I'm not talking about a mere 10 percent correction. I'm talking about a drop like we saw in 2008 and 2009. Do you have a plan?

Is It Time for a Correction?

David A. Dedman | Posted 10.14.2014 | Money
David A. Dedman

I read that it has been over 1,042 days since we corrected 10 percent or more. Holy crap! That's three years!

The Coming Market Correction in 2014

Claude Ohanesian | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business
Claude Ohanesian

There may be up to a 20% correction in the market in 2014. There are two contributing factors to this. First, there is dropping confidence we are seeing in the market. Second is that there is a growing belief that the market is priced for perfection, i.e. over priced and any bad news could trigger a correction.

Obama Never Exceeded U.S. Budget

Michael Farr | Posted 01.24.2013 | Politics
Michael Farr

The U.S. has not had a budget in four years. As the country increased the national debt by about $5 trillion in deficit spending, it never went over budget. Ridiculous, no?

William Alden

Dow Jones Industrial Plunges 513 Points | William Alden | Posted 10.04.2011 | Business

NEW YORK -- Stocks plunged Thursday in the worst one-day drop in more than two years, as investors absorbed fears that the American economy could ente...