4:20PM Thursday 11 October
Was Wednesday’s wrenching session a blip or the beginning of the end of the bull market? We asked MarketWatch readers that very question after the Dow Jones Industrial Average opened Thursday with more losses. Read More »
57 Days Ago Does it feel like sudden bursts of volatility happen more than they used to? It ends up that they are.
63 Days Ago The global stock market has seen modest gains thus far this year, but that isn’t necessarily good news for the global economy, as the gains are more than entirely attributable to just one market.
62 Days Ago The U.S. stock market has been struggling of late, with the S&P 500 on track for its longest losing streak in about two years, but this weakness could simply be creating an opportunity for bargain-hungry investors, according to one analyst.
57 Days Ago While investors are no doubt wringing their hands over what’s going on in the stock market this week, here’s another thing to fret over: rising mortgage rates and the impact they’ll have on home prices.
62 Days Ago Despite hand-wringing over a global savings glut, secular stagnation and low productivity, it appears it was really the Fed—and other major central banks—who were responsible for holding down U.S.
61 Days Ago Home equity is growing quickly — good news for those who have it — while mortgage debt is barely — a sign of not-so-good news for those who want in.
63 Days Ago Nick Maggiulli, analytics manager at Ritholtz Wealth Management, says it might very well sound far-fetched, but one of the best predictors of future stock-market returns boils down to perhaps the most fundamental concept of economics.
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