Interest rates have rocketed since the election. In the past month, the yield on the 10-year U.S. Treasury note – a bellwether debt security for long-term interest rates – is up 60 basis points to post the largest monthly spike in three …
Gunmakers’ stock prices have surged over the last five years amid an increase in mass shootings and heated national debate over how to curb gun violence. There are two major publicly-traded gun manufacturers — Sturm, Ruger & Co. …
Friday marked the 20th record of the year for the S&P 500, surpassing the number of records set by the index in 2016. Double-digit gains in large technology names have been among Wall Street’s biggest catalysts this year. The Nasdaq, …
For instance, back in 2008, before the economy had cratered, there was a wave of worries that high oil prices, at that time around $150 a barrel, would be bad for the stock market. So why is the opposite happening now? The answer, it turns …
NEW YORK (CNNMoney) -- Expect the upward march of oil and gas prices to overshadow bellwether corporate earnings, economic reports and a read on the health of the European banking sector -- all of which are due next week. Investors …
Billionaire investor George Soros, who has demonized fossil fuels for years through his think tanks and political contributions, seems to have warmed up to Big Coal now that stocks are dirt cheap. The left-wing hedge fund legend …
For that, we turn to the so-called professionals in the field. One of the self-proclaimed leaders in guessing future stock prices is a firm by the name of Longboard Asset Management. Here’s what we know of Longboard, swiped straight …
For consumers, a saturated used car market is more than welcome. Carmel, Indiana-based auction firm KAR Auction Services told Reuters used vehicle prices at dealer auctions fell about 3 percent last year and will fall another 3 percent …
The other day I was reading an article on how AI has progressed so far and where it is going. I was awestruck and had a hard time digesting the picture the author drew on possibilities in the future. Here is how I reacted. (No, I am not as …
The collapse of crude oil quotations may put an end to bullish expectations on the profits of energy companies and deprive the support factor of stock indices in general. The stock market has a new ghost threatening the long-term …