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In One Chart: Why stock-market investors and bond traders are both wrong about trade wars

When it comes to the U.S.-China trade fight, bond traders are too pessimistic, stock traders are too optimistic, and currency traders are too complacent, say analysts at Bank of America Merrill Lynch......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks set to end the week slightly higher, with trade talks, yields in the spotlight

U.S. stock futures moved modestly higher on Friday, with a lack of economic drivers and just a smattering of earnings likely to mean investors will focus on headlines out of trade talks between the U.S. and China and still-high bond yields......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stock market set to move higher with trade talks, yields in the spotlight

U.S. stock futures moved modestly higher on Friday, with a lack of economic drivers and just a smattering of earnings likely to mean investors will focus on headlines out of trade talks between the U.S. and China and still-high bond yields......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2018

NewsWatch: Stock market edges lower with trade talks, yields in the spotlight

U.S. stock-index futures come under pressure ahead of the open on Friday, with investors grappling with concerns about trade talks between the U.S. and China, as well as persistently higher bond yields......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2018

Market Snapshot: Stock market edges lower with trade talks, yields in the spotlight

U.S. stock-index futures come under pressure ahead of the open on Friday, with investors grappling with concerns about trade talks between the U.S. and China, as well as persistently higher bond yields......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 18th, 2018

Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks poised to rebound, as jobs report steals focus from trade wars

U.S. stock futures pointed to a higher open on Friday, with the main benchmarks set to rebound from the prior day’s firm losses as traders put trade war fears on the back burner and instead looked ahead to the closely watched nonfarm payrolls report......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 1st, 2018

Market Extra: Here’s why stock-market investors don’t care about trade wars and North Korea

Investors are shrugging off rising trade tensions in the wake of a disastrous Group of Seven summit, but will financial markets come through a week of high-profile events unscathed?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

Market Extra: Here’s why stock-market investors are so relaxed about trade wars and North Korea

Investors are shrugging off rising trade tensions in the wake of a disastrous Group of Seven summit, but will financial markets come through a week of high-profile events unscathed?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

NewsWatch: Here’s why stock-market investors are so relaxed about trade wars and North Korea

Investors are shrugging off rising trade tensions in the wake of a disastrous Group of Seven summit, but will financial markets come through a week of high-profile events unscathed?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 11th, 2018

Options Traders Expect Huge Moves in E*TRADE (ETFC) Stock

Investors need to pay close attention to E*TRADE (ETFC) stock based on the movements in the options market lately. Investors in E*TRADE.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytJul 19th, 2018

In One Chart: The ‘significant damage’ a U.S.-China trade war could do to the global economy — in one chart

Stock-market investors continue to play down the risks escalating trade tensions pose. But economists are beginning to pencil in an ever steeper hit to growth in China, the U.S. and the world......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 23rd, 2018

The Tell: Why stock-market traders are still in ‘wait-and-see’ mode on trade-war threat

Scary trade headlines keep coming, but investors largely take it in stride. Here’s why......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 2nd, 2018

In One Chart: What trade fears? U.S. stock investors are extremely calm

Volatility in the U.S. stock market is extremely low, despite such potential risks as a trade war, an emerging-market meltdown, and central banks becoming less accommodative......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 18th, 2018

Market Extra: Why Monday may offer a respite for stock-market investors after a bruising bond rout

U.S. stock markets are open for trade on Monday, but bond markets close in observance of Columbus Day......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 5th, 2018

NewsWatch: Why Monday may offer a respite for stock-market investors after a bruising bond rout

U.S. stock markets are open for trade on Monday, but bond markets close in observance of Columbus Day......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 7th, 2018

Stock Market Investors Are Bruised Up but Monday Could Offer a Respite. Here"s Why

U.S. stock markets are open for trade on Monday, but bond markets are closed in observance of Columbus Day......»»

Category: topSource: barronsOct 8th, 2018

In One Chart: Stock-market investors rattled by rising bond yields can blame the Fed, according to this chart

Despite hand-wringing over a global savings glut, secular stagnation and low productivity, it appears it was really the Fed—and other major central banks—who were responsible for holding down U.S. long rates over the past decade, says one economist......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 10th, 2018

Futures drop on U.S-China trade deal doubt, bond market nerves

U.S. stock index futures dipped on Tuesday as investors turned skeptical of the chances of a breakthrough in the U.S.-China trade talks, while a flattening U.S. yield curve raised fears of a slowing domestic economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 4th, 2018

Stock market rally fizzles amid growth worries, skepticism over trade truce

Stocks resumed their fall Tuesday after the bond market signaled an economic slowdown and investors dialed back their optimism on th.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 4th, 2018

Dow falls 700 pts. as stock rally fizzles amid growth worries, skepticism over trade truce

Stocks resumed their fall Tuesday after the bond market signaled an economic slowdown and investors dialed back their optimism on th.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 4th, 2018

Dow falls 800 pts. as stock rally fizzles amid growth worries, skepticism over trade truce

Stocks resumed their fall Tuesday after the bond market signaled an economic slowdown and investors dialed back their optimism on th.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayDec 4th, 2018