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Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett explains a simple investing strategy that would've made you a fortune, that could make you a fortune in the years to come.
U.S. stock futures trim earlier declines, though still point to mostly lower open, as spooked investors keep an eye on the 10-year Treasury yields that climbed above 3%.
Points out Yardeni Research: "The 52-week forward earnings of the S&P 500/400/600 are all at record highs. U.S. equity futures improved in early Wednesday trading after stronger-than-expected first quarter earnings from Boeing Co. helped reverse earlier losses and steady some investor concerns over the fate of corporate profitability in the face of rising bond yields and commodity prices.
Global shares dropped Wednesday and Wall Street was set to edge slightly lower on the open amid worries over a rise in the cost of borrowing and companies' raw materials. KEEPING SCORE: France's CAC 40 ...
The ICE U.S. Dollar Index (IFUS:DX-Y.NYB), which gauges the buck against a basket of six currencies, rose 0.4% to 91.14, on course to close at or above that handle for the first time since mid-January, according to FactSet data. The WSJ Dollar Index (CALCULATED:BUXX), which measures the greenback against a wider basket of currencies, gained 0.3% to 85.11. The euro will be in further focus Thursday when the European Central Bank issues its latest policy decision.
While politicians’ policy decisions have always affected markets, geopolitics haven’t dominated stocks in recent history as much as we’ve seen this year. For some perspective, let’s take a look at how some of Donald Trump’s decisions have affected stocks. Last year, the Trump administration initiated a probe under Section 232 of the Trade Expansion Act of 1962 to investigate whether steel and aluminum imports threaten US national security.
The U.S. stock market has been struggling to break out of a tight trading range for months, and increasingly investors seem concerned about the implications this could hold for the lengthy bull run.
Wall Street's second biggest bull predicts a record stock market comeback is in the works.
Yahoo Finance is the exclusive online host of the Berkshire Hathaway 2018 Annual Shareholders Meeting, coming Saturday, May 5th. For the third year this event is being live-streamed for all of the world to see. Investors and non-investors alike can witness history, live, as Chairman and CEO Warren Buffett and his right-hand man Charlie Munger share their unscripted views on the company, the markets, the economy, corporate governance, and a lot more.