President Trump has boasted that the Republican tax cuts would add rocket fuel to the economy. But rockets can accidentally explode. Some analysts believe the extra stimulus of the tax cuts, which will boost wage growth and …
This stock market correction was a long time coming. The Dow Jones industrial average's meteoric rise was completely unsustainable and pretty much every analyst knew it. It was amazing when the Dow took only 23 days in January to …
American presidents cannot help but pay attention to the stock market. The reasons should be obvious: While many observers dismiss the market's performance as being largely divorced from the country's economic fundamentals, it's …
As recently as last week, President Trump was bragging about how stock market gains he purportedly engineered were propelling an economic surge benefiting all Americans. “[It’s] smashed one record after another, gaining $8 trillion in …
The stock market flourished during the administration of President Barack Obama, and he often reminded Americans of that when he was in office. As President Donald Trump has frequently touted the soaring stock market since his …
The week's gut wrenching volatility on stock markets tell us two important things. First, that over a year or more, most stocks are still performing incredibly well. Second, that Canada's stock market looks awful when compared to U.S. …
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The New York Stock Exchange has been leaving mouths agape and investors pinching themselves ever since Donald Trump was elected president. The Dow Jones Industrial Average has surged on a virtually vertical line, from about …
Philosophers have been trying for centuries to qualify and quantify what elevates humans from the rest of the animal kingdom. If you have ever had a pet dog or cat, maybe the philosophical answer is easy. Humans are easily bewildered …
The recent stock market turmoil brought traders to their knees. We, of course, covered the descent for our readers, calling for calm. We urged investors not to panic about the free-fall, as it wasn’t driven by any meaningful change in the …
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For the moment, the stock market rout seems to be over. After several days of weakness and back-to-back gut-punch drops on Friday (666 points) and Monday (1,175 points), the Dow Jones Industrial Average (along with the other big …