Dow Risks Snapping Three-Day Win Streak as Bond Yields Dive

The Dow Jones risked snapping its three-day winning streak after bond yields resumed their punishing slide. | Source: Shutterstock By CCN Markets: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market all turned lower on Tuesday, as heightened geopolitical tumult drove investors out of equities and into the perceived safety of government bonds. Dow Slides; S&P 500, …

Bullish S&P 500 Index Signals Likely Trump 2020 Victory

Up almost 50 percent since his election and recently hitting fresh all-time highs, the S&P 500 index could be signaling expectations Trump may be reelected. Stock Market Suggests Investor Confidence The economy under Trump has shown few signs of slowing down. The economy gained 224,000 jobs in June, according to a monthly employment report released …

Privacy Scandals Led to Facebook’s S&P 500 ESG Ouster

S&P Dow Jones revealed the embarrassing reason it booted Facebook stock from the S&P 500 ESG Index. Facebook’s cornucopia of privacy scandals caused its ESG score to plunge to alarming levels. The same day that Dow Jones kicked FB out of the index, Mark Zuckerberg pledged to make Facebook a champion of privacy rights. By …

Dow’s Absurd Rally Intensifies as Markets Flip Script on Toxic Data

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market extended their relief rally to a fourth day on Thursday after dismal jobs data bolstered expectations that the Federal Reserve will slash interest rates this summer. Dow Extends Rally; S&P 500, Nasdaq Follow All of Wall Street’s major indexes continued higher on Friday, mirroring a strong …

Dow Pumps After Fed Capitulation Takes Stock Market Off Life Support

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market extended their relief rally on Wednesday, as traders continued to raise bets that the Federal Reserve will cut interest rates following its July policy meeting. Markets are now being driven almost entirely by hope even as the Department of Justice and Federal Trade Commission continue to …

S&P 500 Stock Market Bear Mark Yusko Forecasts Double-Digit Downturn

By CCN: Morgan Creek Capital CEO Mark Yusko doesn’t think we’re headed for a bear market. He says we’ve been in a bear market since last September. Furthermore, Yusko forecasts the stock market will be down double digits for 2019 by year’s end. Really enjoyed this session w/ #TheJudge @ScottWapnerCNBC and the Investment Committee on …

A Stock Market Crash is Inevitable

By CCN: The US stock market teeters at its third-most expensive valuation in history, just a hair shy of ballooning past Black Tuesday and the 1929 stock market. That’s based on the Shiller P/E ratio, which is derived from average inflation-adjusted earnings from the previous ten years. The stock market is approaching historically-expensive territory. | Source: …