The tech world is dominated by some of the most powerful brands in the world. Companies like Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN), Google (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), Intel (NASDAQ:INTC), Samsung (OTC:SSNLF) and others are featured in the mainstream and business media as much, if not more, than the industrial giants of old. In fact, they’ve....More>>>
Much has been made of the stock markets record-setting performance since President Donald Trump won the race for the White House back in November.
Read: Yellen may have the clearest explanation for the stock markets record run
But Dow Joness data team offers more insight into how Trump stacks up compared with other presidents in their first 30 days in office, a milepost Trump hits....More>>>
It wasn’t a sweet day for Hershey workers.
The candy maker said Tuesday that it’ll cut its global workforce by about 15%, which likely amounts to about 2,700 people. The company employs about 18,000 people worldwide, according to public filings last December.
The cuts will be “driven primarily by its hourly headcount outside of the United States,” the company....More>>>
Stocks followed yesterday’s record highs with sizable drops today.
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The S&P 500 fell 0.6% to 2,381.92 today, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average declined 112.58 points, or 0.5% to 21,002.97. The Nasdaq Composite dropped 0.7% to 5,861.22.
After Merrill Lynch raised its S&P 500 target to 2,450 yesterday, Stifel’s Barry....More>>>
In the podcast below (~12 mins), the Valuentum analyst team digs into recent developments in the oil and gas space and highlights one of the most leveraged ways to play rising crude oil prices.
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Hello, this is Christopher Araos at Valuentum Securities, and today....More>>>
U.S. stock futures eased Monday as investors shied away from global equities in favor of perceived safe-haven assets such as gold and the Japanese yen and fresh concerns over Brexit hit the pound.
In holiday-thinned trading, there was also increasing nervousness ahead of Fridays inauguration speech from President-elect Donald Trump.
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The stock market dropped significantly on Sep 9, only to bounce back yesterday. Such volatility is the result of the Fed’s ambiguous stance regarding monetary tightening measures. To top it, profit expectations are down for this year, while stocks remain overvalued.
We are also heading toward the presidential elections, which may lead to a correction. Hence, in order to safeguard one’s....More>>>