|Bid||167.71 x 300|
|Ask||167.72 x 6000|
|Day's Range||167.19 - 169.21|
|52 Week Range||129.40 - 175.21|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||9.42|
|Expense Ratio (net)||0.20%|
Yahoo Finance's Jared Blikre joins Seana Smith from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange to discuss the latest research note by Goldman Sachs, which sees limited upside for the S&P 500 and, instead, recommends six stocks that have grown sales by 10% or more in each of the last three years without having stretched valuations: Alphabet, Amazon, Domino's Pizza, Ulta Beauty, Summit Materials and Fortinet.
Key market index funds tumbled across the board as tech heavyweights including Facebook, Alphabet and Apple weighed.
With all this in mind, disciplined investors who focus on fundamental data and treat noise appropriately are likely to be rewarded in our current market and economic environment.
On March 14, 2018, Richard Bernstein, billionaire investor and CEO and CIO (chief investment officer) of Richard Bernstein Advisors, shared his view on tariffs, inflation, and income in his March 2018 insights report. After President Donald Trump’s announcement about import tariffs on steel and aluminum on March 1, major US indexes such as the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), the SPDR Dow Jones Industrial Average ETF (DIA), and the PowerShares QQQ ETF (QQQ) fell 1.3%, 1.7%, and 1.3%, respectively, on the day.
According to data provided by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the US Consumer Price Index, or the inflation index, rose 0.2% in February compared to a 0.5% rise in January 2018. This inflation figure met the market expectation of a 0.2% rise. Softer improvement in the inflation index in February is mainly due to the improvement in prices for the apparel, motor vehicle insurance, and shelter indexes.
Investing is a difficult business and that's why most people under-perform the market. That said, here are three common mistakes novice investors make all the time and how to avoid them.
Volatility has picked up for the first time in years. From Q1 2016-Q1 2018, stocks steadily rallied with very little to no volatility. Since early February 2018, we have seen volatility return with a vengeance. Here are three things investors should not do in a volatile market.
Initial Jobless Claims, along with other economic metrics were released on this particular Thursday, including Import/Export Prices, Empire State and Philly Fed reports.
Billionaire investor Bill Gates shared his view on the US economy during a Reddit Ask Me Anything production. Gates is optimistic about the US economy despite some obstacles he expects in the path ahead. Legendary value investor Warren Buffett already said a year ago that innovation and productivity will drive economic growth in the United States. Innovation is playing a major economic role in the current scenario.