Article By: Zacks Investment ResearchRead
Sunday, February 26, 2017 4:27 AM EST
The tussle between the U.S. Securities Exchange Commission and Winklevoss over the launch has been going on for about three years. In fact, the issuer has restructured the proposals for the Bitcoin ETF multiple times.
Article By: Global Economic IntersectionRead
Sunday, February 26, 2017 4:03 AM EST
Without an ever-rising market, investors might feel a need to save more for retirement or other goals out of their paychecks instead of relying on the courtesy of corporations to buy their stock from them.
In this article: SPY
Article By: Michele SchneiderRead
Sunday, February 26, 2017 3:38 AM EST
Retail, after a slew of earnings, some better than others, hung in there. Nevertheless, announcements like JC Penney closing 140-150 stores or a just-above junk rating for Macy’s means eat cake, but without lighting any candles. XRT did close green.
Article By: Tyler DurdenRead
Sunday, February 26, 2017 3:14 AM EST
Berkshire Hathaway's Q4 profit rose 15% as net income increased to $6.29 billion, while operating earnings, which exclude some investment results, were $2,665 a share, a slight miss to the $2,717 consensus estimate.
Article By: DailyFXRead
Saturday, February 25, 2017 8:00 PM EST
The rally in gold prices continued this week with the precious metal up 1.7% to trade at 1255 ahead of the New York close on Friday. The advance marks the fourth consecutive week of gains and comes on the back of continued softness in the greenback.
In this article: GLD
Article By: Bill ConerlyRead
Saturday, February 25, 2017 7:49 PM EST
Immigration audits have triggered disruptions to a number of businesses, including cases in which a third of the workforce was found to be using fake documents. Imagine trying to open your doors tomorrow if one third of your workers don’t show up.
Article By: ValueWalkRead
Saturday, February 25, 2017 7:18 PM EST
The shift away from tangible towards intangible assets has almost certainly made value investing more difficult. The cookie cutter approach is no longer value and investors now have to put in more work to dig out the value than Graham and Doddt.
In this article: SPY
Article By: Tim KnightRead
Saturday, February 25, 2017 7:03 PM EST
The markets have been in a slow building parabolic rise since the Brexit lows, continuing their rise off the November election last year, followed by another leg higher to start 2017.Have we arrived at the short term top, or is there more to come?
Article By: The Heisenberg ReportRead
Saturday, February 25, 2017 6:33 PM EST
I have continually decried the fact that the central bank-inspired hunt for yield is driving otherwise sane investors down the quality ladder. That is, when you can’t get any yield in high quality assets, you invariably search for income elsewhere.
Article By: Jordan Roy-ByrneRead
Saturday, February 25, 2017 6:28 PM EST
The early stages of gold bull markets (this one included) are characterized by strong outperformance from the miners. They will lead the metals and turning points and register strong outperformance.
Article By: Douglas GammonsRead
Saturday, February 25, 2017 6:20 PM EST
I worry that the small increases in short-term rates could have much more of an impact on the economy than they did in past cycles. And, with valuations so extended, higher rates could push down stock prices.
Video By: TheoTradeWatch
Saturday, February 25, 2017 6:00 PM EST
The major indexes ended the shortened week slightly off all time highs. Where is the volatility? That is the big question on every trader's mind. We dissect the various sectors and the market in search of volatility and opportunities,