The great value rotation in the stock market could be over already as investors embrace tech again

Is the great value rotation over? The S&P 500 is at an historic high, but investors who earlier this year overweighted their portfolios into reopening stocks like Caterpillar and banks, and away from tech and other growth stocks, appear to be rethinking that strategy. Many of the companies associated with the “reopening” trade topped out… Continue reading The great value rotation in the stock market could be over already as investors embrace tech again

Stock market shakeout works off extreme conditions while keeping longer-term uptrend intact

Investors marched right up to the edge in the first months of 2021, got a good look at what lay beyond, and have taken a few steps back to think through the hazards. Across several fronts in multiple asset classes, the markets have backed off from extremes in risk appetite and growth assumptions, with last… Continue reading Stock market shakeout works off extreme conditions while keeping longer-term uptrend intact

I Came Close To Dying: Wall Street’s Most Photographed Man Is Ready For Normalcy

After Peter Tuchman left the New York Stock Exchange in March, he was worried he wouldn’t come back. “I basically came very close to dying,” he says. Known as “the most photographed man on Wall Street,” Tuchman has an amazing expressiveness that tells you instantly if stocks are up or down. He contracted COVID-19 early… Continue reading I Came Close To Dying: Wall Street’s Most Photographed Man Is Ready For Normalcy

Cramer’s week ahead: The stock market can keep climbing ‘now that the Fed remains our friend’

climbing,” the “Mad Money” host said.Companies that are releasing numbers include Disney, Airbnb and Palantir Technologies.In this article COIN+0.45 (+0.17%)After HoursTSN-0.06 (-0.08%)After HoursRBLX+0.55 (+0.81%)After HoursOXY-0.04 (-0.15%)After HoursGRWG+0.76 (+1.76%)After HoursDIS+0.46 (+0.25%)After HoursDASH+0.10 (+0.08%)After HoursABNB+0.79 (+0.52%)After HoursWEN-0.03 (-0.13%)After HoursWATCH NOWVIDEO01:58Cramer’s week ahead: I would buy DisneyThe stock market rallied Friday as investors reacted to the worse-than-expected April… Continue reading Cramer’s week ahead: The stock market can keep climbing ‘now that the Fed remains our friend’

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday

U.S. stock futures were mixed ahead of an onslaught of tech earnings this week, starting with Tesla after Monday’s closing. A third of S&P 500 companies are set to report quarterly results in the final week of April, including Apple, Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook and Google-parent Alphabet. Last week, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500… Continue reading 5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday

Fed Chair Touts ‘Much Improved’ Economy 1 Year After Stocks Hit Pandemic-Era Low

WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 23: Jerome Powell, chairman of the U.S. Federal Reserve, speaks during a House Select Subcommittee on the Coronavirus Crisis hearing on September 23, 2020 in Washington, DC. Powell yesterday said the U.S. economy has a long way to go before fully recovering from the coronavirus pandemic and will need further support. (Photo by Stefani Reynolds-Pool/Getty Images)

The economy is staging a strong but still incomplete recovery, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is set to tell Congress on Tuesday, exactly a year after stock markets hit their lowest level during the pandemic. The economy is now “much improved,” Powell is set to say according to prepared remarks, thanks to “swift and vigorous… Continue reading Fed Chair Touts ‘Much Improved’ Economy 1 Year After Stocks Hit Pandemic-Era Low

Goldman sees higher taxes as the next big market worry with these stocks particularly vulnerable

While the stock market appears to be pricing in a once-in-a-generation infrastructure plan from the Biden administration, it doesn’t yet seem concerned about the possibility of significant increase to tax levies to pay for it, according to Goldman Sachs. In a note titled “The Taxman Cometh,” Goldman U.S. equity strategist David Kostin warned clients that… Continue reading Goldman sees higher taxes as the next big market worry with these stocks particularly vulnerable

A stunning fall and a recovery: How the stock market has evolved one year since Covid hit

A year after the Covid pandemic forced the nation into a shutdown, the stock market has been overhauled in ways Wall Street never imagined. Last March, stocks plunged as the world faced the frightening spread of a virus many had thought would never make its way to the United States. The S&P 500 lost more… Continue reading A stunning fall and a recovery: How the stock market has evolved one year since Covid hit

The stock market is dividing because of rising rates. How to be on the right side of the trade

Rising interest rates are spooking the stock market, but shares linked to the economic comeback and value stocks are shining as investors bet on an economic recovery. The rapid run-up in bond yields caused the broader stock market to pause Monday, as investors backed away from tech and other growth names. The S&P 500 was… Continue reading The stock market is dividing because of rising rates. How to be on the right side of the trade

Fed Chairman Powell will try to soothe markets, but that may not work

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell will try to avoid sounding hawkish in any way when he talks Wednesday afternoon about the Fed’s commitment to its easing policies, particularly its bond-buying program. The Fed is not expected to take any actions at its January meeting, and it will likely reaffirm its commitment to low interest rates… Continue reading Fed Chairman Powell will try to soothe markets, but that may not work