Sunshine affects mood and mood can shape behavior. It is then plausible to test if weather is related to economic outcomes, such as market return. The 'weather effect' is documented by some, Saunders (1993) and Hirshleifer and Shumway (2003), and …
Value Walk · 8/16/2014
Investing your retirement savings in the stock market is always a bit of a gamble. But over the long term the market has a positive bias. According to the "Stock Trader's Almanac" it goes up 53.5 percent of the time. And so your IRA or 401(k) will likely ...
Yahoo News · 9/9/2014
There are two persistent statements that you will hear relating to the National Western Stock Show, which is held in Denver, Colo., each year in January. One relates to Stock Show Weather and the other to the Stock Show Crud, a respiratory infection.
Fence Post · 1/20/2015
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While some in Hong Kong have fretted over how pro-democracy protests are hurting business, the city’s stock market is weathering them just fine. On Thursday, the Hang Seng closed up 1.3% at 23819.87, above its closing level of 23678.41 on Sept.
The Wall Street Journal · 10/29/2014
BRIDGTON, Maine (NEWS CENTER) -- January and February brought some cold temperatures. The colder it is, the more hay animals eat, depleting the hay stock of many southern Maine farms. The Animal Rescue Unit at Homeland Farm in Bridgton takes …
WCSH6 · ByAmanda Hill · 3/24/2015
There seem to be two simple explanations for this: The first is that Walmart stock was unfairly hit by the winter weather at the start of 2014 that depressed consumer spending across the board. And the second is that Walmart has been dead money for a …
THE SLANT · 5/16/2014
He ordered that weather situation and water flow in the rivers be monitored round the clock. He asked the committee to make sure that there were adequate stocks of medicines and equipment available in all flood-prone …
The Express Tribune · 10 hours ago
Disaster preparedness
Marshall Hargrave: The market appears strong, but we’re not taking a chance. Cold weather stocks appear to be a low-risk play this winter. Gas prices are at multi-year lows and we’re steadily adding more and more jobs to the economy each month.
ETF Daily News · 12/15/2014
The stock market has once again shown that the days of nerve-wracking volatility are not over. Economic growth in the developed world remains sub-par to say the least, and many still believe that most of the stock market here is propped up with easy …
Seeking Alpha · ByDoug Carey · 10/24/2014
We're (almost) snowed in at Kapitall, which got us wondering what a Snow Index would look like. Make no doubt about it. It's winter. Public school students throughout the East and Midwest enjoyed an early weekend courtesy of Jack Frost – and mayors …
Kaptiall WIre · 3/1/2014