What’s next for markets? With the election over, some old themes will be re-emerging, regardless of who will be president. The rally is due to better earnings visibility On one issue, all traders agree: the market rally is largely due to the unlikelihood of higher corporate and individual taxes next year. “The Senate numbers from the
Economists mostly expect job growth slowed in October, as the pace of rehirings dropped off and layoffs increased. Job growth was expected to total 530,000 in October, and the unemployment rate is expected to fall to 7.7%, according to Dow Jones. That number includes about a 150,000 decline in public sector jobs from the end
Silestone used here as the countertop. Photo courtesy of Silestone. The use of quartz surfacing has grown over the last several years. It is becoming increasingly popular because of its durability, unlimited color options, consistency of the slabs, nonporous nature and ease of maintenance. I had an opportunity to interview Edwardo Cosentino, the son of
Richard ‘Rich’ Barton, co-founder and CEO of Zillow Inc. Andrew Harrer | Bloomberg | Getty Images Zillow shares climbed more than 8% in extended trading on Thursday after the digital real estate company reported third-quarter estimates that blew past analysts estimates and offered a better-than-expected forecast for the fourth quarter. A combination of record low
Donald Trump called for vote counting to be halted in several swing states as the US waited for results from a handful of battlegrounds that will decide the presidential election. As of Thursday morning, Democratic challenger Joe Biden was within six electoral votes of victory while Mr Trump’s thin lead in two swing states, Georgia
The Federal Reserve again stated it will use all tools necessary to support the economy and in his press conference, Board Chairman Jerome Powell said the Federal Open Market Committee has started to discuss whether the emergency facilities created earlier this year need to be extended as the number of coronavirus cases is again rising.
What is a call option? You might have heard about option contracts in the past. There are calls and puts. When you’re buying a call, it means you’re looking for the stock to go to the upside, which is a bullish outlook. You can also sell a call, which means you’re looking for the stock
The 3D Printing ETF: https://www.zacks.com/funds/etf/PRNT/profile?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID 3D Systems Corp: https://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/DDD?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID Stratasys: https://www.zacks.com/stock/quote/SSYS?cid=CS-YOUTUBE-FT-VID In this video, Eric takes a closer look at a relatively new ETF from Ark-Invest, the 3D Printing ETF (PRNT). This new product offers investors first-of-its-kind exposure to the industry, holding about forty companies in total, and charging investors 66 basis points a year
In this video, we give examples of how a downtrend shows lower highs and lower lows and how an uptrend shows higher highs and higher lows. We also introduce trendlines and demonstrate how to draw trendlines to identify both downtrends and uptrends. Test and practice your investment strategies in real market conditions with virtual money.
FT Reporters Millions of mail-in ballots and extraordinarily narrow margins in several battleground states mean the result of the 2020 presidential election remains in the balance. To further complicate the outcome, President Donald Trump’s legal team spent much of Wednesday peppering several states with lawsuits in an attempt to stop the counting of ballots where
Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden is displayed on a television monitor in the James S. Brady Press Briefing Room at the White House while speaking during a news conference Wednesday.Bloomberg News Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden stood only one battleground state away from winning the White House Thursday morning with the outcome in four key
President Donald J. Trump dances at the end of the rally just before he leaves. Ben Hasty | MediaNews Group | Getty Images SINGAPORE — Asia investors should focus on the strong data coming out of the region instead of the outcome of the U.S. election, said Aberdeen Standard Investments’ Head of Asian Sovereign Debt
Attendees walk by the Qualcomm booth during CES 2019 at the Las Vegas Convention Center on January 9, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada. Justin Sullivan | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines after the bell on Wednesday: Qualcomm — Qualcomm shares rallied more than 13% in after-hours trading on the back of better-than-expected
getty New home building is riding a torrid—counter-pandemic, safe-haven-fueled—sales pace. This attests to the way many firms in this trillion-dollar sector have blasted into the millennium’s technological present, and they’d like to believe that present has nothing but running room ahead. Note, though, the millennium dawned two decades ago. Builders would mostly admit they’ve got
People wait to visit a house for sale in Floral Park, Nassau County, New York. Wang Ying | Xinhua News Agency | Getty Images Record low rates for both larger loans and low down-payment loans drove an increase in mortgage demand last week. Total mortgage application volume rose 3.8% compared with the previous week, according
The coronavirus pandemic has resulted in massive turmoil in stock markets across the world, and almost all asset classes have suffered due to the deep selloff over the past few days. The same has been the case with Bitcoin, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency by market cap, and over the past weeks, its price has declined