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Working longer may make more sense than saving more earlier in life. A new NBER paper says delaying retirement by 3 to 6 months leads to the same standard of living in retirement as saving an additional one-percentage point over 30 years. Yahoo Finance's Seana Smith, Rick Newman and Dion Rabouin discuss.
Chip stocks rallied on Qualcomm's sweetened bid for NXP Semiconductors, which helped the Nasdaq composite while other indexes were lower.
A steep fall in Walmart shares put the skids on the blue-chip Dow's six-day winning streak, but gains in Amazon and technology stocks propped up the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq. The world's biggest brick-and-mortar retailer reported a lower-than-expected profit and posted a sharp drop in online sales growth during the holiday period.
A steep fall in Walmart's shares put the skids on the S&P 500 and the Dow's six-day winning streak, but gains in Amazon and technology stocks kept the Nasdaq in positive territory. The world's biggest brick-and-mortar retailer reported a lower-than-expected profit and posted a sharp drop in online sales growth during the holiday period.
The market correction experienced earlier this month is just a prelude of what's to come later in 2018, a Morgan Stanley strategist says.
In the previous part of this series, we discussed that Ray Dalio is concerned about an economic slowdown and believes the risks of recession are increasing. In the present environment, many market participants are wondering whether they will see the same strong market returns in 2018 that they saw in 2017. Major indexes of the US such as the S&P 500 Index (SPX-INDEX), the Dow Jones Industrial Average Index (DJIA-INDEX) (DIA), and the NASDAQ Composite Index (COMP-INDEX) rose strongly after the 2016 US presidential election.
U.S. stock benchmarks drifted lower at the open on Tuesday, with investors finding few reasons to keep pushing shares higher following a six-session rally that gave indexes their biggest one-week percentage ...
Dow futures tumbled close to 200 points on Tuesday, with traders set to return from the long U.S. holiday weekend to face rising bond yields and a stronger dollar.