NewsWatch: Why Oct. 9 is a day that lives in infamy among stock investors

Two major stock market trend changes have occurred on this day since 2000, Mark Hulbert writes......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2019

NewsWatch: Time for stock-market investors to shake off the 3rd ‘recession scare’ of the cycle, analyst says

How many lives does a bull market or an economic expansion have? Stocks are bouncing back from the third “recession scare” of the current cycle, clearing the way for a test of new highs in 2019, says Canaccord Genuity’s Tony Dwyer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 5th, 2019

Take stock of your investments in less than 10 minutes with new show from MarketWatch and Barron’s

Every Monday before the opening bell our “MarketBrief” will give investors the information they need to gain an edge in their financial lives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 11th, 2019

NewsWatch: What individual investors can do after China and Wall Street won this round of the trade deal

The most probable scenario is that the stock market will stay range-bound......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 14th, 2019

NewsWatch: Stocks flip between gains and losses as investors prepare for China-U.S. trade meeting

U.S. stock-index futures Monday morning head solidly lower to start the week, ahead of a fresh round of high-level tariff negotiations between Beijing and Washington, scheduled to begin in earnest Oct. 10-11......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 7th, 2019

NewsWatch: Stormy start to October has stock investors worried: Will Q4 be ‘deja vu all over again’?

As the fourth quarter gets off to the worst start for stocks since the financial crisis of 2008, memories of last year’s fourth quarter may haunt investors, but there may be reasons for cheer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 6th, 2019

NewsWatch: Fears of a Warren presidency on rise among stock-market investors, survey shows

A declining share of money managers expect President Donald Trump to win reelection next year, and a rising share see the Democratic nomination going to Sen. Elizabeth Warren......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 25th, 2019

NewsWatch: Why Trump impeachment threat is now rattling stock-market investors

Talk of impeachment is back, and investors appear to be paying some attention......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 24th, 2019

NewsWatch: Are stock-market investors giving up on the ‘Trump put’?

Did the “Trump put” on U.S. stocks expire — or did it ever exist?.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 26th, 2019

NewsWatch: Forget the Fed — stock-market investors brace for Dow’s busiest week of earnings

One-third of the 30 components of the Dow Jones Industrial Average and roughly the same for the S&P 500 index are due to report in the coming week.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 22nd, 2019

NewsWatch: Beyond Meat at risk as competitors like Impossible Burger take root

Investors want another helping of Beyond Meat Inc. stock, with shares up another 12.6% in Wednesday trading, but the competition in the plant-based and meat-alternative categories could take a bite out Beyond Meat’s stratospheric growth......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 12th, 2019

NewsWatch: ‘Fragile’ stock markets are not ready to fall apart yet, says Morgan Stanley CEO

Morgan Stanley’s CEO sees no ‘collapse’ in stock markets, but says the mindset among investors is a little too negative now. Here’s what he thinks retail investors should do......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 30th, 2019

NewsWatch: The stock market punished earnings misses more than it rewarded earnings beats

First-quarter earnings season is virtually in the books. A look back shows stock-market investors were in a mood to punish shares of companies that disappointed on results more than they rewarded companies that exceeded expectations......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 17th, 2019

NewsWatch: Here’s the new China math for U.S. stock market investors

A ‘no trade deal’ with China could help Trump get reelected against Biden — but U.S. stocks would suffer as a result......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 14th, 2019

NewsWatch: Sell the stock market in May and go away? Not so fast, say experts

U.S. equity indexes are on track to post their best start to a year in decades and the sharpest April gain in about 10 years. That doesn’t mean investors should “sell in May.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 30th, 2019

NewsWatch: Why stock-market investors aren’t suffering ‘FOMO’ despite return to all-time highs

The stock market roars back into record territory, but investment inflows remain a trickle. That’s because investors are already heavily weighted to equities and other risky assets, say Société Générale analysts......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 25th, 2019

NewsWatch: The stock market’s progress to a fresh record hinges on a key gauge of economic growth

Wall Street is set to get its first read of 2019 economic growth as investors adopt a rosier economic outlook, following talk of a recession only a few weeks ago......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 20th, 2019

NewsWatch: Wall Street’s ‘fear index’ tumbles to 6-month low as stock market nears records

The Cboe Volatility Index touches its lowest level in six months on Friday as U.S. stock indexes surge, finishing near record territory, and raising some concerns that investors may be getting complacent......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 13th, 2019

NewsWatch: The joy ride for stocks from central banks is over, says strategist

Our call of the day, from Hussein Sayed, chief market strategist at FXTM, says it’s time for investors to start holding Wall Street responsible for further stock market gains and stop looking to central banks for a rescue......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 11th, 2019

NewsWatch: Lyft IPO investors must have their head in the cloud to believe in this stock

Sometimes, IPOs can work at valuations that don’t “work” — but not often......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 29th, 2019

NewsWatch: The yield curve inverted — here are 5 things investors need to know

A closely watched measure of the yield curve inverted Friday, underlining worries about economic growth and rattling the stock market. But investors might be pushing the panic button a bit prematurely......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 24th, 2019