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The deadline to file your 2018 taxes is just about a month away, and Americans are making plans on how they'll be spending what they're getting back from the government. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Kristin Myers discuss.
U.S. markets rise after the Commerce Department released better than expected retail sales data for January. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro and Julie Hyman discuss with Bruderman Asset Management chief market strategist, Oliver Pursche, and OppenheimerFunds portfolio manager Alessio de Longis.
Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, and Dan Roberts discuss with Ironsides Macro Research managing partner, Barry Knapp.
Goldman Sachs issuing a memo telling employees that a suit and tie is now optional. Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, and Dan Roberts discuss with Ironsides Macro Research managing partner, Barry Knapp
Ariel Investments Vice Chairman, Charlie Bobrinskoy, says March 9, 2009 should be a national holiday. Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, and Barry Knapp, Ironsides Macroeconomics Managing Director discuss.
Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro, Julie Hyman, and Rick Newman discuss with Lending Tree Chief Economist Tendayi Kapfidze
Stocks slip into the red over weak economic data. Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Brian Sozzi, JJ Kinahan of TD Ameritrade Chief Market Strategist and Jeff Klingelhofer, Thornburg Investment Management Portfolio Manager and Managing Director discuss.
U.S. Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer testifies on Capitol Hill. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro, Julie Hyman, Dan Roberts, and Jessica Smith discuss with National Taxpayers Union Senior Fellow Mattie Duppler.
Jerome Powell appeared before the House Financial Services committee today facing a range of questions on everything from income inequality to rate increases. Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Brian Cheung, Susan Lyne, President BBG Ventures and Jay Hatfield InfraCap Founder and CEO discuss.
Erik Ristuben, Russell Investments Chief Investment Strategist, says U.S. equities are “very expensive.” But Brian Levitt, a Senior Investment Strategist at OppenheimerFunds, says investors shouldn’t pay too much attention to valuation indicators because factors like "stabilization in China should be very supportive to stock markets globally." Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks to Scott Gamm, Ristuben and Levitt.
Alicia Levine, BNY Mellon Investment Management Chief Market Strategist, says that the 60 day extension in trade negotiations between the U.S. and China "extends the uncertainty" in the markets. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous speaks to her.
The New York Federal Reserve's recession indicator now stands at 24%, indicating the average spread between the 13-month Treasury Bill and the 10-Year Treasury Note have compressed to levels seen in advance of certain prior recessions. Separately, Yahoo Finance's Julia La Roche interviewed Jeffrey Gundlach, who said his recession indicators are flashing yellow-green. Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Jared Blikre break it down. Read Julia's article here.
In a unusual move, Senators Sanders, Schumer and Rubio seem to be like-minded on the issue of corporate buybacks. Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Brian Cheung, David Nelson of Belpointe Asset Management and Peter Borish - Chief Strategist of Quad Group discuss.
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.
Is now the time to dial back risk exposure? Yahoo Finance's Julie Hyman, Adam Shapiro, Brian Sozzi and Emily Roland, John Hancock Head of Capital Markets Research discuss.
The great volatility crushing of stock markets that happens when markets levitate relentlessly and everyone gets bullish. What invariably happens is that things get too calm, energy builds up, and we get a big launch in volatility out of the blue.
World equity markets advanced broadly on Wednesday after U.S. data again showed risk-friendly low inflation, which weakened the dollar, while Boeing shares gained even as the United States said it would ground the company's 737 MAX aircraft. Shares in Europe rose on investor optimism that British lawmakers would reject leaving the European Union without a deal. A late night vote in Parliament ruled out a potentially disorderly 'no-deal' Brexit under any circumstances.
A 2019 stock-market rally comes alongside a fall in volatility. One analyst says investors can’t go wrong buying protection against a potential pickup.
Despite the Boeing concerns, the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) has dropped to 13, the low for the year. Despite the Boeing BA concerns, the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) has dropped to 13, the low for the year. Friday is a quadruple witching expiration, the quarterly expiration of index options and futures and individual stock options and futures.
Clayton warned international bankers on Monday that a hard Brexit will bring friction, price volatility, and problems
It's time to get a bit more cautious about stocks now for two reasons: Investor sentiment has ramped up and the markets are overbought. Virtually all of the dozen or so sentiment indicators I track were recently either neutral or bearish. One saving grace for the bulls is that the Investors Intelligence Bull/Bear ratio, a key indicator I track, has recently hovered around 2.57.
Just about every major asset class generated returns that outpaced inflation in the first two months of 2019, according to a note Friday from Morgan Stanley strategist Andrew Sheets.
Investor fear — as measured by the CBOE Volatility Index (VIX) — is slowly drifting lower. In fact, the VIX just dropped below 15 (which has been historically significant support) for the first time since October. Real time (or actual) volatility has dropped even more than implied by the VIX.
U.S. stocks have been resurgent —Thursday’s bearish action notwithstanding — but a gauge of stock-market volatility, known as Wall Street’s “fear gauge,” has held above a key level for the longest period since 2012, according to one market technician.