The outlook for the U.S. stock market in the New Year figures to be an exasperating mixture of promise and peril. Positive momentum is building going into 2011, but so are dangerous bubbles. The high-tech, energy, materials and …
Aly Song—Reuters By Hannah Beech / Shanghai Updated: July 8, 2015 9:59 AM ET In China, red is a lucky color. So instead of the normal crimson, the nation’s stock market uses green to denote shares that are down. As the Shanghai …
Wall Street is playing the Facebook blame game. As shares of the social network tumbled in their second day of trading, bankers, investors and analysts wondered what had gone wrong with the initial public offering of Facebook, the most …
China's tumbling stock markets plunged even further today, intensifying fears the country was tail-spinning towards the …
Twitter plunged below its market debut price of $37 on Tuesday. Photo by Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/Getty Images Tuesday was a bloodbath for Twitter. Early investors and employees rushed to sell shares of the microblogging platform after a …
In many ways, global financial markets remain lashed to the risk on/risk off seesaw that has driven trading for the last few years. But peel back the layers of the onion on the U.S. stock market and things are looking dramatically different. …
Hardly a day has gone by this week without new horror stories about Twitter’s stock. It reached a historic low on Monday, only to be lower on Tuesday, and then again Wednesday. On Thursday, it was briefly in free-fall, only to recover by the …
Just after we posted an article on China’s amazing stock market success in recent months, the bubble burst and the frenzied buying went into reverse. Last week was the worst since 2008. The CSI 300 Index, which tracks the 300 …
This is the story of a company and its fortunate chief executive. Questcor Pharmaceuticals is a biotechnology company with a $4 billion market capitalization. Good things keep happening to Questcor in the middle of the month. Here’s …
FOR much of 1989, it seemed as though the only thing rising more rapidly than art prices was the price of auction house stocks. But in the last two weeks, a downdraft hit the price of Sotheby's shares. From $33 a share on Nov. 10, just …