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The government shutdown is beginning to seriously affect the business of Wall Street, in particular the critical issue of IPOs.
Some big U.S. companies are giving guidance for 2019 that meets or beats expectations
Trade talk rumors are boosting an already healthy rally but the bad news may be that the markets are pricing in a favorable trade deal.
Earnings have reset lower but are still seen growing in the mid-single digits for 2019, and recession fears have eased.
Bogle's central insight was that money managers were almost never worth their high fees.
Fear about the government shutdown, the tariff war and the slowdown in China are all still around, but now investors are also afraid of missing out on the rally.
With the SEC hobbled by the partial government shutdown, now in Day 26, companies that want to go public this year are facing possible roadblocks.
Now three weeks into the partial federal government shutdown, analysts are starting to talk about the potential effects on businesses and consumers.
Early fourth-quarter earnings are coming in above expectations, but investors have only one issue on their minds: 2019 guidance
Samsung is the latest to warn on earnings, and the markets are rallying anyway
Numerous worries scared the markets as the new year began, but sentiment has shifted in a notable way.
There have only been four instances since 1929 when the S&P 500 declined two or more years in a row.
What happens to markets in 2019? It depends on your outlook on earnings.
Corporations are using their cash for more than just buybacks. Whether they should devote even more of it to other endeavors is a worthy discussion.
Every down January on the S&P 500 since 1950, without exception, preceded a new or extended bear market, a flat market, or at least a 10 percent correction.
A Santa Claus rally is a very specific event: the tendency for the market to rise in the last five trading days of the year and first two of the new year, for an average gain of 1.3% in the S&P since 1950, according to the Stock Trader's Almanac.
Morgan Stanley is buying Solium Capital, a Canadian company that prepares stock plans for start-ups, for $900 million.
Bernstein says Nvidia is facing severe challenges to growth.
Zero-fee funds, the influence of Google and Amazon, and smart beta strategies are all hot topics as the ETF industry meets in Florida this week.