Stock Market Legend Warns of Depression, but He’s Been Wrong Before – CCN Markets

The Bridgewater Associates co-chief investment officer warns that the stock market could be gearing up for a repeat of the 1930s. | Source: Shutterstock Forget all the recession talk, Wall Street tycoon Ray Dalio is afraid an economic depression could be in the cards. The Bridgewater Associates co-chief investment officer warns that conditions in the …

Dow Jumps 230 Points – This Chart Warns the Party Won’t Last

The Dow surged on Wednesday, but a sharp decline in corporate stock buybacks threatens to force the market into a corner. | Source: AP Photo / Richard Drew By CCN Markets: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market rallied sharply on Wednesday, as investors reacted to the increasingly-likely prospect of another Federal Reserve interest rate …

Don’t Blame the Fed or Tariffs Alone for this Stock Market Rout

Corporate earnings season is underway, and fundamentals are driving the stock market more than usual because valuations are so lofty already. | Source: Shutterstock Stock market investors who were expecting that the Fed would be more accommodating with its monetary policy or that trade talks between the U.S. and China would go swimmingly were in …

Dow’s Record Rally Speeds to the Brink After Trump Shocks Markets

The Dow and broader U.S. stock market drifted lower Tuesday after President Trump warned that the trade war with China still has “a long way to go” before reaching its desired conclusion. Dow Under Pressure; S&P 500 Halts Five-Day Win Streak All three of Wall Street’s major benchmarks were under pressure during afternoon trade, mirroring …

Bullish S&P 500 Index Signals Likely Trump 2020 Victory

Up almost 50 percent since his election and recently hitting fresh all-time highs, the S&P 500 index could be signaling expectations Trump may be reelected. Stock Market Suggests Investor Confidence The economy under Trump has shown few signs of slowing down. The economy gained 224,000 jobs in June, according to a monthly employment report released …

Dow Futures Wobbles Under Economic Data Scrutiny on Memorial Day

By CCN: The Dow and U.S. stock market could see significant action this week as a fresh wave of economic data make their way through the financial markets. Critically, these data releases will help investors determine the latest impact of the U.S.-China trade war on the domestic economy. Dow Futures Wobble U.S. stock futures drifted between …