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Stock Market Today: Correction? What Correction? Stocks Post Weekly Gain

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George Soros loads up on bearish market bet

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Soros Fund Management, the large family office that manages assets for billionaire George Soros, raised its protection against a U.S. stock market drop dramatically, sparking concerns that the powerful investment firm is expecting a big fall in equities. During the course of the second quarter, which ended June 30, Soros Fund Management’s position in puts—the ...

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Can Any Local Market Predict National Home-Price Trends?

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Pay extra attention to Minneapolis-St. Paul home prices – they are the best local indicator of what will happen to national home prices one year later. Home price trends in Texas, however, are a terrible guide to what’s in store for the rest of the country. Wouldn’t it be nice if there were a local ...

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Stock Market Today: Futures Higher as Market Builds Up for Further Climb

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Where do stock market ‘experts’ learn their trade?

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Can’t tell the future without a degree in market prognostication. We investors share a disturbing trait — the more uncertainty we face, the more anxious we become. The randomness of world events frightens us; we yearn for someone to make sense of it all. Deep down inside we know that no one can predict the ...

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Windows Phone, The PC Market, And Global Smartphone Shipments

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Windows Phone sales aren’t doing well. According to the latest IDC data, 7.4 million Windows Phone units shipped in the second quarter of 2014. That’s down from 8.2 million in the year-ago quarter. Microsoft’s smartphone platform saw its market share fall from 3.4 percent to 2.5 percent in the year period. In comparison, the lager smartphone ...

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Common Stock Market Terms and Concepts

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); What are primary and secondary markets? There are two types of stock markets in India: primary and secondary market.  Primary market is where a company issues its shares for the first time, when it wishes to raise capital or expand its business operations. This is done through initial public offering (IPO). In secondary market, people buy ...

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Where do stock market ‘experts’ learn their trade?

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Can’t tell the future without a degree in market prognostication. We investors share a disturbing trait — the more uncertainty we face, the more anxious we become. The randomness of world events frightens us; we yearn for someone to make sense of it all. Deep down inside we know that no one can predict the ...

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In Stock Market, Anxiety Can Be Good Thing

...  funds have reduced stock ownership since the spring of 2013, according to government data. Investors have shifted toward Treasury bonds. The 10-year U.S. Treasury note Wednesday yielded just 2.41%, its lowest level in more than a year. (Yields fall when bond prices rise.)Money managers are sending clients reports discussing whether stocks are in a bubble. To protect themselves from ...

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In Stock Market, Anxiety Can Be Good Thing

...  funds have reduced stock ownership since the spring of 2013, according to government data. Investors have shifted toward Treasury bonds. The 10-year U.S. Treasury note Wednesday yielded just 2.41%, its lowest level in more than a year. (Yields fall when bond prices rise.)Money managers are sending clients reports discussing whether stocks are in a bubble. To protect themselves from ...

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DealBook: Boston Fed Chief Warns of Dangers to Repo Market

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Photo Eric Rosengren of the Boston Fed urged a more ambitious overhaul of the repo market.Credit Keith Bedford/Reuters Updated, 9:43 p.m. | Wall Street banks continue to rely for billions of dollars in borrowing on a market that dried up suddenly in 2008, sending shock waves through the financial system and the wider economy. Since ...

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Stock Market Today: Economic Outlook Overrides Fed Pullback Fears

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); NEW YORK (TheStreet) — Markets on Wednesday ignored geopolitics for a day and turned instead to global growth prospects that stoked confidence that the bull market is here to stay even without the support of the Fed. Back in the green for the year, the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.55% to 16,651.80. The S&P ...

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Why Qualcomm’s chipset products are helping it gain market share

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Overview: Qualcomm’s chipset products help it gain market share (Part 1 of 5) Qualcomm’s chipset products help it gain market share Qualcomm (QCOM) announced its fiscal 3Q14 earnings a few days ago, in which the revenue growth of 17% for its chipsets (or QCT) business was better than its own expectations. During the conference call to announce ...

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Stock Market Story: Stocks Finish Flat as Markets Consolidate

...  confidence index from Germany’s prestigious ZEW economic research center dropped to well below the consensus. The possibility of early U.S. interest rate hikes remained a concern amid the steady flow of better-than-expected economic data. The Department of Labor Job Openings and Labor Turnover Survey for June rose to 3.3% in June from 3.2% in May, the government reported on ...

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This will ‘pull the rug out’ from market: LaVorgna

...  numbers change and the Fed rhetoric all of a sudden changes, they’re not going to care whether investors feel like the rug got pulled out from underneath them,” said Joseph LaVorgna, chief U.S. economist at Deutsche Bank, on Tuesday’s “Futures Now.” The Fed is currently using an ultralow target on the federal funds rate to keep short-term interest rates ...

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The Stock Market Was Up How Much Last Year?

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); The stock market was up 30% in 2013, but if you’re like most investors, that’s news to you. A new Gallup survey shows that nine out of ten people are unaware that the stock market climbed 30% last year. Most believe that stocks performed well, just not that well — 17% say stocks increased 20% and 37% ...

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The stock market: Is it worse than it was in 2000?

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); By Brett Arends, MarketWatch You know how I reported that this is now the third biggest stock market bubble in U.S. history? I was wrong. By one way of looking at it, it isn’t the third biggest bubble at all. It may be the biggest. Yes, really. Bigger even than 1999-2000 – the daddy bear ...

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Stock Market Today: Markets Finish Well off Intraday Highs

...  August 11 Premarket Briefing: 10 Things You Should Know   –By Andrea Tse in New York Follow @AndreaTTse EXCLUSIVE OFFER: See inside Jim Cramer’s multi-million dollar charitable trust portfolio to see the stocks he thinks could be potentially HUGE winners. Click here to see his holdings for FREE. Warren Buffett’s Top 10 Dividend Stocks 8 Stocks George Soros Is ...

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Job Market Tilts Toward Workers as U.S. Enters Virtuous Cycle

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Aug. 11 (Bloomberg) — Ashok Shah, investment director at London & Capital Group Ltd., talks about the outlook for European stocks and bonds, unemployment levels and Chinese inflation. He speaks with Jonathan Ferro on Bloomberg Television’s “On the Move.” (Source: Bloomberg) The balance of power in the job market is shifting slowly toward employees from ...

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Stock Market Today: Stocks Pop on Positive Market Sentiment

...  seems that overall sentiment is positive,” said Jonathan Corpina, a trader on the New York Stock Exchange with Meridian Equity Partners. “M&A activity are the additional spark to this rally.” Read More: Kinder Morgan May Target Oil, Gas and Coal After $ 71 Billion Deal The S&P 500 was trading up 0.5% to 1,941.26, while the Dow Jones Industrial ...

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The Stock Market Is Starting To Price In The Next Housing Downturn

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Mortgage applications to purchase a home continue to tumble. The bond market sniffs trouble as mortgage bond spreads widen. Since the June new home sales report, homebuilder stocks have significantly underperformed the S&P 500. “Homebuilder stocks are insanely overvalued” – Jeffrey Gundlach, the Innovative Alternative Strategies Conference in Denver I have been maintaining a bearish ...

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The Position Of The Stock Market Right Now

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Summary Is recent stock market action significant or just a blip to Dow 40,000? What is the market telling us from a historical perspective? Does this market pass the “eye” test? The recent stock market action reminds us that it is important to evaluate the broader picture. This comment applies whether you are a trader ...

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Wall Street: Whose bull market is it?

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); boston — David Kalayjian has lost a million dollars in the stock market. Twice. And now he can smile about it. The retired orthopedic surgeon from Middletown, Conn., and his wife saw much of their investments vanish in the early 2000s tech bust, and then again during the 2007 housing market crash and ensuing recession. ...

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The Stock Market Is Starting To Price In The Next Housing Downturn

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Mortgage applications to purchase a home continue to tumble. The bond market sniffs trouble as mortgage bond spreads widen. Since the June new home sales report, homebuilder stocks have significantly underperformed the S&P 500. “Homebuilder stocks are insanely overvalued” – Jeffrey Gundlach, the Innovative Alternative Strategies Conference in Denver I have been maintaining a bearish ...

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Stock market booms again!

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...  Constitutional Amendment for a fresh approval. He said the Commission had sought feedback from the Prime Minister about the privatisation of 64 SOEs. The Minister said the previous government amended a clause in the SPA with the consent of Etisalat which bound the two parties to the agreement to conduct a fresh evaluation of disputed properties, adding that as ...

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Wall Street: Whose bull market is it?

...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); boston — David Kalayjian has lost a million dollars in the stock market. Twice. And now he can smile about it. The retired orthopedic surgeon from Middletown, Conn., and his wife saw much of their investments vanish in the early 2000s tech bust, and then again during the 2007 housing market crash and ensuing recession. ...

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Preparing for Retirement: How to Deal With Stock Market Volatility

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Source: Flickr One of the themes that regularly receives way too little attention when it comes to saving for retirement, is how mom and pop investors should deal with market volatility. Naturally, the performance of markets and businesses will depend on what particular phase of the business cycle we are presently in. But investors have ...

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Preparing for Retirement: How to Deal With Stock Market Volatility

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Source: Flickr One of the themes that regularly receives way too little attention when it comes to saving for retirement, is how mom and pop investors should deal with market volatility. Naturally, the performance of markets and businesses will depend on what particular phase of the business cycle we are presently in. But investors have ...

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Preparing for Retirement: How to Deal With Stock Market Volatility

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...  = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Source: Flickr One of the themes that regularly receives way too little attention when it comes to saving for retirement, is how mom and pop investors should deal with market volatility. Naturally, the performance of markets and businesses will depend on what particular phase of the business cycle we are presently in. But investors have ...

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