Investors need to keep emotions under control in this volatile market

NicolasMcComber | E+ | Getty Images Whether you’re new to investing or have been in the market for years, you may feel a little bit like you are lost at sea looking for a safe harbor. Investors are contending with a confluence of market forces such as inflation, interest rates increasing, and the Russia/Ukraine conflict. … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, May 18

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures fall as inflation claims another retailer Traders on the floor of the NYSE, May 17, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures dropped Wednesday as rising inflation slammed another retailer. Target sank 24% in the premarket, … Read more

US stock futures slip a day after solid market bounce

US stock futures slipped Wednesday, as investors reconsidered hawkish comments from Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell. S&P 500 futures ES00, -0.21% fell 0.4% to 4,065.75 Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YM00, -0.08% fell 104 points, or 0.3%, to 32,478 Nadsaq 100 futures fell 0.8%, to 12,461 On Tuesday, the Dow industrials DJIA, +1.34% jumped 431.17 … Read more

Recession Looms, But Markets Haven’t Got the Message

After 28 trading days away from the markets*, I’ve come back to find that a new narrative of impending recession is quickly taking hold. Yet, look at the markets themselves and the story isn’t much reflected in asset prices, which are still beholden to the Federal Reserve. This creates both risks and opportunities. Start with … Read more

Asian markets mixed after Powell warns of further rate hikes

BEIJING — Asian stock markets were mixed Wednesday after Wall Street rose and the Federal Reserve’s chairman said it will raise interest rates further if needed to cool inflation. The Nikkei 225 NIK, +0.52% in Tokyo gained 0.7% after the government reported economic output shrank 0.2% in the first three months of 2022. That was … Read more

Goldman Sachs Asia stock picks for rising rates, recession risk, strong dollar

Goldman Sachs’ Asia strategists say markets are facing a “troubled triad” of rising rates, recession risk and dollar strength — but they expect some stocks to benefit. Here are some of their buy-rated picks, a number of which are on Goldman’s conviction list. “Asian regional markets are off to one of the worst starts in … Read more

Dr. Oz faces McCormick and Barnette

Polls closed Tuesday in Pennsylvania’s primary elections, including a high-profile and hyper-competitive Republican fight that could play a decisive role in which party controls the US Senate after the midterms. Dr. Mehmet Oz, the celebrity physician and former host of “The Dr. Oz Show,” made waves when he announced he would run as a Republican … Read more

Charts suggest upside for oil is limited despite short-term rallies, Jim Cramer says

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Tuesday that while the price of crude oil might see some gains, it’ll be limited in duration and scale, leaning on analysis from DeCarley Trading commodity strategist Carley Garner. “The charts, as interpreted by Carley Garner, suggest that the good news for oil might be mostly baked in, meaning the upside … Read more

Stock futures rise slightly as Wall Street looks to build on recent rebound

US stock futures moved modestly higher on Tuesday evening as investors looked to build on a solid rally. Futures for the Dow Jones Industrial Average added 43 points, or about 0.1%. S&P 500 futures and Nasdaq 100 futures ticked up about 0.1% each. The move in futures came as the stock market’s recent sell-off appeared … Read more

What market capitulation means and what investors should do

Nosystem Pictures | E+ | Getty Images Amid market turmoil, there’s a term that analysts often start throwing around: investor or market capitulation. It generally means a point at which investors throw in the towel and sell, basically giving up on the asset and the hope of recouping lost gains. Generally, capitulation happens at a … Read more