U.S. equities finished mostly higher on Wednesday, with large caps stronger and small caps weaker, following the Federal Reserve’s latest policy announcement.
In the end, the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 0.5%, the S&P 500 gained a fraction, the Nasdaq Composite gained 0.2% and the Russell 2000 lost 0.6%. Treasury bonds were stronger, the dollar weakened notably, gold lost....More>>>
” Even as I approach the gambling hall, as soon as I hear, two rooms away, the jingle of money poured out on the table, I almost go into convulsions.” /Fyodor Dostoevsky
The newly legislated entry into the global gaming market by Japan has raised prospects of a $30 billion market forming within the first five years of operation. As the implications of this game changing development....More>>>
May 1, 2017: Markets opened higher on Monday following an agreement that keeps the federal government solvent through the end of September. Blue chips have shown very little gain today, with telecom and utilities performing worst and tech and financials performing best. WTI crude oil for June delivery settled at $48.84 a barrel, down 1% on the day. June gold also dropped 1% for the day to settle....More>>>
Closed-end funds (CEFs) are often completely ignored by investors. Mutual funds and exchange-traded funds (ETFs) get all the love. That’s a shame — especially if you’re looking high income. CEFs have some inherent advantages when it comes to getting a high yield.
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CEFs trade throughout the day on exchanges just like ETFs....More>>>
Stocks discussed on the in-depth session of Jim Cramer’s Mad Money TV Program, Wednesday, December 14.
The market’s reaction to the Fed’s rate hike was surprising to Cramer as he thought that the market was due for a selloff after its 2,000 point run-up leading into the announcement. “I think it means that we may be actually getting back to normal. I can’t stress....More>>>
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Greg Gianforte, the GOP House candidate who was cited forallegedly assaulti
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Small cap 3D printer stockVoxeljet AG (NYSE: VJET) reportedQ1 2017 earnings after the Thursday market close with shares falling in premarket trading after a big run up over the past month. Total revenues decreased 7.0% to kEUR4.530 million as systems revenues decreased 39.2% to kEUR 1.693 mi