The former editor-in-chief of Time Inc. explains why the stock market continues to thrive in spite of all the apocalyptic events unfolding in the U.S. on an hourly basis.
The stock market is a never-ending marvel. It has captured my interest since I was ten years of age when my late Uncle Sydney showed me how to read the Wall Street Journal. The U.S. stock market has been in a secular uptrend since the end of 2008/beginning of 2009.
The top five best-performing stocks in the S&P; 500 this past week included Twitter, Darden Restaurants, and eBay.