Is This Really the Right Time to Invest in the Stock Market?

Is This Really the Right Time to Invest in the Stock Market?

2022-10-26 03:16:00 The trend line for the S&P 500 index this year has been a rocky downhill path. The index, which includes most of the biggest and strongest public companies in the U.S., is down more than 20% year to date. That fact, combined with pundits’ and experts’ widely reported predictions that a recession is […]

According to Goldman Strategists, the U.S. economy is a safer bet than “dark” Europe.

According to Goldman Strategists, the U.S. economy is a safer bet than “dark” Europe.

According to Goldman Strategists, the U.S. economy is a safer bet than “dark” Europe. According to Goldman Sachs Group Inc. strategists, U.S. companies that do the majority of their business domestically will perform better than those exposed to Europe, where a recession is virtually assured. The Goldman Sachs team lead by David Kostin asserts that […]

The Bank of Canada Increases Rates by 75 Basis Points, Signaling Future Increases

The Bank of Canada Increases Rates by 75 Basis Points, Signaling Future Increases

In an effort to slow the Canadian economy and bring inflation down from four-decade highs, the Bank of Canada increased interest rates for the fourth time in a row. Wednesday, policymakers led by Governor Tiff Macklem increased the overnight rate by 75 basis points to 3.25 percent, making Canada’s central bank the advanced economy with […]

Near Oversold Levels, Stocks Experience “Churning Waters”

Near Oversold Levels, Stocks Experience “Churning Waters”

Following three consecutive weeks of losses on Wall Street that brought the market close to oversold levels, stocks fluctuated. The S&P 500 remained relatively unchanged from a drop of up to 1% earlier in the day, but the tech-heavy Nasdaq 100 lagged behind. The yield on 10-year Treasuries has surpassed 3.3% due to a decline […]

U.S. renewables investors see Senate bill sparking gold rush

U.S. renewables investors see Senate bill sparking gold rush

For the first time, investors looking to pour money into US clean energy projects can count on generous government subsidies for at least a decade, giving them long-sought confidence in the staying power of the world’s third-largest renewable energy company. tax credits for wind and solar projects have supported explosive growth in the US.installations in […]

At Netflix, the new growth story is all about cash

At Netflix, the new growth story is all about cash

2022-07-20 A sign is posted in front of Netflix headquarters on April 20, 2022 in Los Gatos, California. A day after Netflix reported that its second-quarter slide in subscribers was much smaller than investors had feared, a different takeaway may sink in from the earnings report at the world’s largest streaming service: A years-long debate […]

How to buy stocks in current volatile stock market? 5 things you should know

How to buy stocks in current volatile stock market? 5 things you should know

2022-07-08 Global equity markets including Indian stocks are reeling under the sell-off heat after the outbreak of Russia-Ukraine war. In YTD time, the BSE Sensex and NSE Nifty has fallen to the tune of 8 per cent while S&P Mid-cap index has corrected around 10.25 per cent in this period. In year-to-date time, S&P small-cap […]

Do You Know Your Canadian Stock Market History?

Do You Know Your Canadian Stock Market History?

2022-07-02 On Friday, Canada celebrated its national day, in honor of Confederation, which took place on July 1, 1867. The date is a statutory holiday and the Canadian stock market was closed. Originally called Dominion Day, the official name of Canada Day was adopted in 1982 after the Canadian Act was patriated earlier that year. […]

Fight against inflation raises spectre of global recession | Stock markets

Fight against inflation raises spectre of global recession | Stock markets

2022-06-17 The fight against inflation intensified this week as central banks stepped up their efforts to cool rising prices, and a global recession could be the price we pay. Investors reeled from the biggest rise in US interest rates in almost three decades, before Switzerland piled in with a shock increase in its borrowing costs, […]