As in so many other industries, robots have been marching into Wall Street for years. That’s especially the case in stock trading, where algorithms now do the majority of buying and selling. Instead of a boisterous trading floor, these days …
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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 …
The stock market had a strong 2017, and so far this year it has also been soaring, with the Dow Jones industrial average hitting the 25,000 mark last week. "What we saw is a whole rotation. We saw a big surge in financial firms for a while, …
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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 …
Now for a few words about the stock market. Bear in mind, I have been writing for some time and saying on TV for some time that the market was too high, that the next move in the market was probably down, and sharply, and that we were …
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 …
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 …
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 …
President Trump Donald John Trump What you need to know about Tuesday's elections Danny Tarkanian wins Nevada GOP congressional primary Laxalt, Sisolak to face off in Nevada governor's race MORE on Tuesday touted the rise of …
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 …