President Trump's team is breaking with White House precedent by taking a victory lap after a stock market surge. After the Dow Jones Industrial Average broke 20,000 points for the first time in its history Wednesday, Trump and his …
September 8th 2008 was one of the worst days ever for the London Stock Exchange (LSE), and high-end Windows server-based applications. That was the day that the LSE came to a crashing stop. What happened? While the LSE has never …
Trading on the New York Stock Exchange resumed at mid-afternoon Wednesday after being halted for more than three-and-a-half hours by a technical issue. Officials provided few details on the problem that they said caused the …
WASHINGTON (AP) — Why has the U.S. stock market done so well in the past year? What might happen in the near future? Robert Baur, chief global economist for Principal Global Investors, analyzes worldwide trends that help answer …
When it comes to planning for retirement, every plan requires making some key assumptions. One of the most important assumptions is the rate of return you expect to earn on your investment portfolio. From 1926-2016, the stock market
Readers have often asked why there is so much disagreement among our models. The essential reason is simple. Each has a different method, and they rarely align. This week provides a rare opportunity to illustrate this, while also showing …
Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen caused quite a stir recently when she said that stock valuations were “generally quite high.” She has reason to say so. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and the Standard & Poor’s 500 have set all-time …
Here are some market dictums that should not be taken at face value. 1) "Don't short a quiet market." Wrong. The dictum is only correct if the market is rising quietly. Short a quietly declining market until you run out of money. 2) "There are …
An investment strategy pegged to the Google search term "debt" yields a 326 percent return (blue), compared with a 16 percent for a buy-and-hold strategy. The dashed lines represent potential profit and loss from a completely random …
Jordan Belfort now have a chance to show off the Sun Tzu-Art of War/Porsche Turbo-or-nothing side of their personalities with a new stock market game on Twitch. The trades made in the game are completely determined by players’ inputs, …