The yield on the benchmark 10-year Treasury note started the week on a tear, jumping to 2.99 percent and toying with the key 3 percent level that could trigger a reaction across global financial markets.
The major indexes rose to new highs this week as investorsignored the chaos in Washington and refused to let the market fall.
The S&P 500 rose 1.5% this week after advancing 0.2% to 2,351.16 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 1.7% this week after ticking up 4.28 points to 20,624.05. The Nasdaq Composite climbed 1.8% this week after today.
Small SUVs are the hottest segment in the new car market right now. So maybe it shouldn’t be surprising that a big chunk of the new vehicle unveilings at the Los Angeles Auto Show were little crossover SUVs.
It seemed like there was an SUV popping out every time you turned around. For starters, Ford unveiled its new EcoSport just before the show with DJ Khaled doing the honors.
The first picture in my first article on Sanderson Farms (NASDAQ:SAFM) showed the long-term returns on various poultry farming and meat processing companies. While I didn’t mention it, it showed an awkward fact: SAFM was not the best of the group – that title belonged to Cal-Maine Foods (NASDAQ:CALM).
Since 1997, CALM share price has appreciated at 16.5% CAGR, while the SAFM share....More>>>
U.S. Treasuries suffered their worst month since 2009 as investors fret President-elect Donald Trump’s policies will spell bad news for debt investors and also brace for hikes in short-term interest rates by the Federal Reserve.
The SPDR Bloomberg Barclays Aggregate Bond fund, which tracks the broad bond market, has dropped 2.7% this month in its worst monthly performance since the....More>>>
To blockchain developers and cryptocurrency watchers, the entire system has a mind of its own and is one step ahead of the market, at least two steps ahead of regulators. It's lack of physical roots make it nearly impossible to control. China tried. (Shutterstock)
New Uber CEO Dara Khosrowshahi's first day at the company will be Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2017, and he's not wasting any time preparing for the Uber IPO. In fact, he wants Uber to go public between 2019 and 2021.
This is much clearer than former Uber CEO Travis Kalanick's time