Investors got a reprieve from the rout in stocks and the highest volatility spike since 2015, with equities advancing in Europe and Asia. The dollar fell with Treasuries amid concern President Donald Trump’s budget proposal will drop his party’s …
The strategy of index investing continues to gain steam in the equity markets. Instead of picking individual stocks, many analysts and advisors recommend buying entire indices through ETFs like the SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust …
U.S. stock indexes perked up Thursday after a nearly weeklong lull, and the Standard & Poor's 500 index rose for the first time in five days. NIndustrial and technology companies helped lead the way as broad swaths of the market climbed. …
US stocks climbed to a new record as energy stocks led the way higher. The S&P 500 increased 0.7%, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average spiked 0.8% and the more tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 rose 0.81%. 1. A stock trade that crushed …
Procter & Gamble's stock is rising in extended trading as a vote recount shows investor Nelson Peltz narrowly won a board seat, weeks after P&G claimed to have shut out the investor. Preliminary proxy vote results released Wednesday …
Problems with dual-class stock. The S&P Dow Jones Indices is essentially punishing Snap and disincentivizing others from following their wayward example. The fundamental problem with non-voting stock is that it destroys what share …
Care to guess how many S&P 500 stocks pay a dividend? Exactly 418, or 83% of the index. Of those, 66 have a current dividend yield of 3.5% or greater. With the list of possibilities whittled down to just 13% of the S&P 500 stocks, my job …
Yet when you look at the index's components, just four S&P 500 stocks managed to double from where they began the year. Below, we'll discover more about those four companies -- including which one was taken out of the index during …
I am not criticizing experts who’ve called for the death of Pandora Media Inc (NYSE:P), but I m betting against them this morning. Much like the chatter that lingers around Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR), the lingering rumors of a buyout keep a …
Shares of specialty-paper maker P. H. Glatfelter Company (NYSE ... That seems to have served as reason enough for investors to sell off the stock. Glatfelter wasn't entirely clear on what investors should expect from it in Q2, or for the …