The S&P 500 index has more than tripled since March 2009, but double-digit annual percentage gains are unlikely to continue, says MarketWatch columnist Mark Hulbert. And why is that? "The stock market must jump over a very high …
NEW YORK >> Stock markets around the world sagged on Friday after Amazon and other big companies reported quarterly results that underwhelmed investors. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index lost 3.32 points, or 0.1 percent, to …
It comes as no secret to long term investors that the stock market is on the high side of fair value right now. The Schiller PE ratio is currently 25.9 which gives a forward return projection of less than one percent over the next five years. Ned …
Apple on Wednesday reported the kind of quarter most big companies would envy, posting a profit of $13.1 billion and selling 28 percent more iPhones and 48 percent more iPads, its two biggest products, Nick Wingfield reports in …
The benchmark BSE Sensex on Friday fell by 73 points as investors booked profits in pharma, banking and auto stocks after disappointing financial results. The 30-share index closed at 32,309.88, down by 73.42 points, or 0.23 per cent. …
The Chicago Stock Exchange reported a 1996 pretax profit from continuing operations of $641,000, a turnaround from a pretax loss of $5.5 million in 1995. Robert H. Forney, exchange president, said completion of the sale of the trust and …
Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook soared past expectations for profit and revenue in the first quarter — but investors apparently wanted more. Shares of the social network fell as much as 2.4 percent in after-hours trading, to $148.20, despite a …
The company’s stock soared nearly 7% after-hours ... Apple, the world’s most valuable company, reported quarterly profit of $11.6 billion, compared to $6 billion one year ago, on revenue of $39.2 billion, a 59% increase over last year.
Heraclitus, a Greek philosopher, said you can never step in the same river twice. The stock market is always changing. In the past few years, with interest rates exceptionally low and the economy in recovery mode, highly profitable