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.
Stocks wobbled around breakeven on Wednesday before dipping into negative territory in the late afternoon. By the closing bell, the Dow Jones Industrial Average(DJINDICES:^DJI) and the S&P 500 (SNPINDEX:^GSPC) indexes had each lost less than 0.5%.
The Dow industrials and S&P 500 eked out slight gains to close higher and halt a two-session decline on a light-volume Monday, while the Nasdaq finished in the red as investors remained cautious amid geopolitical tensions and ongoing domestic political turmoil.
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After the September disclosure of the largest consumer information data breach in US history and the significant price decline in its stock, Equifax (EFX) offered investors a high risk-high reward proposition. Equifax was an excellent wide moat business available cheaply because of significant legal and regulatory risks.
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Dont fight the trend is an oft-used expression on Wall Street. It may be truer now than ever. Casting a dubious eye on what has amounted to a spectacular rise for equity markets since Donald Trump became president-elect in November is proving a costly enterprise.
Whether the advance for equities can sustain itself over the next month and into 2017 is anyones guess, but for now investors who....More>>>
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Jackson, MI, based Investment company Dillon & Associates Inc buys JPMorgan Chase, Danaher, Analog Devices, Honeywell International, Merck, Wells Fargo, AT&T, Paycom Software, The Kraft Heinz Co, sells Linear Technology, The Hain Celestial Group, Versum Materials, Bioverativ during the 3-months ended 2017-03-31, according to the most recent filings of the investment company, Dillon &....More>>>
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