The Dow Could Have Its Best Week Ever

The doom and gloom that prefaced this earnings season could be clearing to reveal a rainbow of epic proportions, and some are predicting that markets could have the best week ever this week as the bulk of S&P 500 companies announce their results. Both the S&P 500 and the Dow finished last week only 1% […] The post The Dow Could Have Its Best Week Ever appeared first on CCN.com

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Money Market Funds Foretell Punishing Reversal for Stocks Mirroring 2008 Financial Crisis

The Dow and broader U.S. stock market are surging once again after the United States and China secured a partial trade deal that avoids the escalation of further hostilities between the two superpowers. For all the hype surrounding “phase one” trade agreement, the U.S. and China remain far apart on most of the hotly debated […] The post Money Market Funds Foretell Punishing Reversal for Stocks Mirroring 2008 Financial Crisis appeared first on CCN.com

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Dow Futures Wobble as U.S.-China Trade War Escalates Ahead of Critical Talks

Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) posted narrow gains in aftermarket trading Wednesday, as the threat of an escalating trade war between the United States and China knocked markets off course. Dow Futures Rise; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow Futures contracts on all three major U.S. indexes rose slightly in overnight trading, with the […] The post Dow Futures Wobble as U.S.-China Trade War Escalates Ahead of Critical Talks appeared first on CCN.com

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FTSE 100 Sweats as UK Faces £92 Billion Brexit Recession Bomb

The FTSE 100 was on a knife-edge on Tuesday morning, swinging in and out of the red in the first hour of trading. The UK stock market index took a hit as the full financial impact of a no-deal Brexit begins to take hold. The Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS) warned that government borrowing would […] The post FTSE 100 Sweats as UK Faces £92 Billion Brexit Recession Bomb appeared first on CCN.com

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Dow Futures Search for Reprieve After Chaotic Selloff as Investors Assess Over-Hyped Trump Rally

Futures on the Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) and broader U.S. stock market rose in after-hours trading Thursday, clawing back some of their brutal losses from the prior session. As the outlook on the U.S. economy continues to deteriorate, Bloomberg provided a sobering take on the so-called Trump rally. Dow Futures Rise; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow […] The post Dow Futures Search for Reprieve After Chaotic Selloff as Investors Assess Over-Hyped Trump Rally appeared first on CCN.com

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Shock U.S. Data Triggers Recession Alarm as Global Stocks Plunge

The unexpected fall in the U.S. equities market sent global stocks plunging as major stock indices in China and South Korea fell by 0.9 to 2 percent. The SSE Composite, which represents all stocks listed on the Shanghai Stock Exchange, fell by 0.92 percent on the day while the Kospi dropped 1.95 percent. Holger Zschaepitz, […] The post Shock U.S. Data Triggers Recession Alarm as Global Stocks Plunge appeared first on CCN.com

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Dow Plunges as Trump Lashes Out at Alarming Economic Data

The Dow Jones slipped as much as 300 points after an unexpectedly-miserable ISM manufacturing reading sent the closely-watched economic metric to its lowest point in 10 years. As the US stock market cringed, President Donald Trump blamed the economic woes on the Fed, further pressuring a fragile Dow. Dow Jones Recoils After Another ISM Manufacturing Miss […] The post Dow Plunges as Trump Lashes Out at Alarming Economic Data appeared first on CCN.com

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U.S. Denies China Company De-Listing. But The Writing is On The Wall

U.S. stocks declined sharply on Friday after The Wall Street Journal reported that President Trump was considering de-listing Chinese companies from domestic exchanges. In response to the widely-referenced report, the Treasury Department said that it was not considering de-listing Chinese stocks at this time. This will likely provide more support to U.S. markets when they […] The post U.S. Denies China Company De-Listing. But The Writing is On The Wall appeared first on CCN.com

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