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The Stock Market Says Biden Is in Trouble

Recent data indicates that President Joe Biden’s approval numbers are declining. The stock market says this shouldn’t be the case. According to The Hill, Biden’s approval rating is “fairly solid early in his administration, but there are some warning signs. Just as his positive polling and election win were based mostly on dislike of former President Trump, his current polling advantages may be just as shallow.
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How Important Is Re-Investing Dividends? A Five-Year Analysis For American Tower

In a world obsessed with price movements of stocks, it's easy to lose sight of what those prices represent -- the value of holding a company's future profit potential. One of the key ways that profit potential turns into profit actualization in an investor's pocket is the dividend -- cash (usually) payments made to stockholders representing a portion of a company's retained earnings. Retained earnings is found under the shareholder's equity portion of the balance sheet and represents the amount of earnings a company has left over after paying dividends to its shareholders. Retained earnings is calculated as:
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To Better Measure Economic Uncertainty, Look Beyond the Stock Market

High levels of economic uncertainty usually set off alarm bells among economists. After all, uncertainty about future conditions can immobilize complex economic systems, dampening consumer spending, prompting businesses to freeze investments or pause hiring of workers, and driving up the cost of credit. So when COVID-19 arrived along with massive...
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Dow Retreats From Record High as "Fear Gauge" Rises

After spending most of the day higher, stocks retreated in the final hour to finish in the red on the first trading session of August. The Dow earlier nabbed a new intraday record high, but ultimately finished the session 97 points lower and has now ceded its year-to-date gain. Meanwhile, the S&P 500 and tech-heavy Nasdaq both finished with modest losses, as more strong earnings were overshadowed by an increase in Covid-19 cases. Elsewhere, the Cboe Volatility Index (VIX), Wall Street's "fear gauge," added nearly 7% today to nab its highest close since July 19.
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Stock Market Today: Dow Stumbles After Sprinting Out of the Blocks

Stocks were on pace for a broadly positive session Monday, but they ended up turning in a mixed performance by the close as investors chewed on a number of headlines. Over the weekend, the Senate unveiled the full text of a roughly $1 trillion bipartisan infrastructure bill, helping provide a lift in today's early trade, including for a number of infrastructure-related picks.
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A Peek Into The Markets: US Stock Futures Gain Ahead Of Manufacturing Data

U.S. stock futures traded higher in early pre-market trade after the Dow Jones dropped around 150 points in the previous session. Investors are awaiting earnings results from Global Payments Inc (NYSE:GPN) ON Semiconductor Corp (NASDAQ:ON), Mosaic Co (NYSE:MOS) and Eastman Chemical Company (NYSE:EMN). US manufacturing PMI for July is scheduled...
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Post-Election Stock Market Rallies Have Historically Peaked In August

August and September have historically been relatively weak months for the S&P 500, but LPL Financial Chief Market Strategist Ryan Detrick says August has been a particularly disappointing month following U.S. election years. What To Know: Detrick pointed out that since 1950, post-election rallies when a new political party wins...

TSLA Stock Price Increased 3.27%: Why It Happened

The stock price of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) increased 3.27% today. This is why it happened. The stock price of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ: TSLA) increased 3.27% today, going from a previous close of $687.20 to $709.67. There is no company-specific news that drove up the stock price. There could be...

Stock Futures Rise to Start the Month

U.S. stock futures rose, signaling gains for major indexes at the start of August as investors cheer strong earnings growth. Futures tied to the S&P 500 added 0.5% Monday. The gauge of large-cap U.S. stocks on Friday closed out a sixth consecutive monthly advance, though share prices have wobbled on occasion in recent weeks.

Square Stock – Square Earnings Came Earlier Than Expected — Here Are My Thoughts

Square Stock – Square Earnings Came Earlier Than Expected — Here Are My Thoughts. Square (NYSE:SQ) reported strong year-over-year (YOY) gross profit growth. Unfortunately, investors are more concerned about the recent proposed acquisition of Afterpay (OTC:AFTP.F). In today’s video I look at fundamentals and recent earnings for Square, and below I share a few highlights from the video.

Are DIY investors still interested in meme stocks like AMC and Gamestop?

Boosted by market volatility, mass cheap trading apps and social media frenzy, a new generation of DIY investors has emerged from the pandemic. It came to mind in January when the Reddit thread r / wallstreetbets skipped and sent so-called meme stocks. Whether it’s a battle between small investors and...

Chart of the Week: ESG Reports and Stock Price

ESG reports are a great way for companies to disclose data on how they impact the environment, social culture, and corporate governance. This practice helps to reinforce a company’s social license to operate and signals to markets that the firm is implementing best practices. We pulled data for Chesapeake Energy...

Gold Price Forecast: XAU/USD at risk of falling below the key $1809 support

Gold is challenging the $1809 key support once again as risk-off trading returns but the yellow metal awaits US jobs data for fresh cues. Technically, gold’s daily chart shows a lack of clear directional bias, as FXStreet’s Dhwani Mehta notes. XAU/USD set to extend the range play above $1800. “China’s...

15 Most Volatile Stocks To Buy Now

In this article, we discuss the 15 most volatile stocks to buy now. If you want to skip our detailed analysis of these stocks, go directly to the 5 Most Volatile Stocks To Buy Now. While volatility is deemed negative in the investing world, if played wisely, it can help...