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Sandip Bhagat, Whittier Trust CIO, says the shutdown creates uncertainty and therefore a resolution is positive news. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks to Scott Gamm, Brian Sozzi and Bhagat.
Even though stocks are rallying and the Fed has gotten dovish, Quint Tatro, Joule Financial CIO, says investors “are getting ahead of themselves” with their confidence in the markets. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks to him.
MARKET EXTRA U.S. financial markets will pause Monday in observance of Presidents Day — which, technically, is not the name of the holiday. The New York Stock Exchange and Nasdaq will shutter on Feb.
Rates for home loans fell again, offering a respite for home buyers, even as skittish investors search for safer assets.
Speculators' net bearish bets on U.S. 10-year Treasury note futures fell to their lowest level in nearly a year on Jan. 22 as they reduced these positions due to economic and trade concerns, according ...
Treasury yields edged higher Friday in New York as investors looked past bonds to riskier assets while digesting apparent progress in Sino-U.S. tariff negotiations and the unlikelihood of another partial government shutdown in the U.S.
Wall Street notched its third straight week of gains on Friday, with the Nasdaq clawing out of a bear market, as US-China trade talks continued to buoy investor sentiment. The S&P swung 1.1 higher to 2,775.60, led by the financial sector, which rose 2 per cent. Energy, up 1.6 per cent, and healthcare, up 1.5 per cent, also saw strong gains. The Nasdaq Composite was up 0.6 per cent at 7,472.41, taking the index more than 20 per cent above its December 24 low, which some investors regard as marking an end of the tech-heavy index’s bear market late last year.
U.S. government debt prices were higher on Friday morning, as market participants continued to monitor trade talks between China and the U.S. and awaited fresh data.
U.S. stock indexes clawed most of the way back from an early slide Thursday to finish mostly lower, ending a four-day winning streak for the benchmark S&P 500 index.
Treasurys rallied, pulling down yields, after a weak round of data, including a subdued reading on the producer-price index and a delayed but disappointing reading on retail sales for December.
Treasury yields rise Wednesday after traders digest a key inflation report that offered a glimpse into how price pressures are developing in the economy.
Market participants say another partial government closure could complicate efforts to plan for one of the most frenetic periods in the Treasury futures market
Stocks around the world are swimming in a sea of green Wednesday morning as optimism continues to grow about possible resolutions to some of the major geopolitical issues haunting the markets. The S&P 500 Index (SPX) starts the day above its 200-day moving average for the first time in more than two months. A double-dose of good news got the U.S. market back on a positive track Tuesday after several days of malaise, and the U.S. gains spread overseas to Europe and Asia early Wednesday.