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Eurozone Manufacturing Accelerates As Economic Recovery Gains Steam
Seeking Alpha
Eurozone Manufacturing Accelerates As Economic Recovery Gains Steam

Eurozone Manufacturing Accelerates As Economic Recovery Gains Steam...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 15:45
Producer Prices Blow Out
Seeking Alpha
Producer Prices Blow Out

Producer Prices Blow Out...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 15:39
Incoming Economic Data Look Robust...It's A Mirage
Forbes
Incoming Economic Data Look Robust...It's A Mirage

Slow vaccine rollouts outside the U. S. and U. K....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 14:37
Stock Market Weekly Update: Bulls Cheer Dollar Weakness
See It Market
Stock Market Weekly Update: Bulls Cheer Dollar Weakness

The broader U.S. financial market continues to benefit from a weak US Dollar. Equity bulls hope this trend continues… The S&P 500 Index closed well over 4000 and the major U.S. stock indices are at (or nearing) all-time highs....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 14:34
Fed Chair Powell says economy is about to grow much quicker due to vaccinations and fiscal support
CNBC
Fed Chair Powell says economy is about to grow much quicker due to vaccinations and fiscal support

The U.S. economy is at a turning point thanks to government support and a speedy campaign to inoculate Americans against Covid-19, Jerome Powell said....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 14:23
Strong Job Growth Sends Wall Street to New Highs, but What's Next?
GuruFocus
Strong Job Growth Sends Wall Street to New Highs, but What's Next?

News of an improving labor market sent major U.S. equity indexes to new highs last week. The S&P 500 closed at 4,128.80 on Friday, up 2.7% for the week, while the Dow Jones closed at 33,800.60, up 2%....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 13:42
The Stock Market: Another Week Of New Historic Highs
Seeking Alpha
The Stock Market: Another Week Of New Historic Highs

The stock market keeps hitting new historic highs, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Stock index hitting its twentieth new historic high for the year. The movement of the stock market this year has been a general movement with almost everything moving up, a trend that encourages investment in passive investment vehicles....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 12:07
A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains
Seeking Alpha
A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains

A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 12:02
Fed's Powell: U.S. economy at an 'inflection point' - CBS '60 Minutes'
Reuters
Fed's Powell: U.S. economy at an 'inflection point' - CBS '60 Minutes'

The U.S. economy is at an "inflection point" with expectations that growth and hiring will pick up speed in the months ahead, but some risks remain, particularly any resurgence in the coronavirus pandemic, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 10:53
Alibaba: Antitrust Conclusion Proved Naysayers Wrong
Seeking Alpha
Alibaba: Antitrust Conclusion Proved Naysayers Wrong

Alibaba: Antitrust Conclusion Proved Naysayers Wrong...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 09:00
Investing In REITs? Avoid These 3 Red Flags
Seeking Alpha
Investing In REITs? Avoid These 3 Red Flags

REITs are some of the only stocks trading at attractive valuations right now. But not all REITs are equally attractive. Investors have to learn to select the best ones....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 09:00
US Indexes End with Gains Friday
GuruFocus
US Indexes End with Gains Friday

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 33,800.60 on Friday with a gain of 297.03 points or 0.89%. The S&P 500 closed at 4,128.80 for a gain of 31.63 points or 0.77%....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 08:51
Week Ahead: Fed's Inflation Calm Is About To Get Tested
Seeking Alpha
Week Ahead: Fed's Inflation Calm Is About To Get Tested

The Fed has clearly signaled they are not worried about inflation and that should worry financial markets. The US economy is about to run hot and investors should continue to expect stronger inflationary pressures with the next few months of US data....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 08:36
Sentiment Speaks: Time For A Market Melt-Up
Seeking Alpha
Sentiment Speaks: Time For A Market Melt-Up

The market is set up for a melt-up in the coming weeks. I will outline the parameters for the melt-up to 4400SPX....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 08:00
The Motley Fool
"No Reason to Be Bearish" -- Is Wall Street Too Confident?

Investor confidence is extremely high right now, but is your stock portfolio at risk if you ignore some warning signs?...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 07:07
Consumer Credit Jumped In February
Seeking Alpha
Consumer Credit Jumped In February

Total consumer credit outstanding rose $330.9 billion at an annual rate to $4,205.8 billion in February, a 7.9 percent increase from the prior month. Within the total, revolving credit, primarily credit cards, totaled $974.4 billion, an 11.2 percent decline over the past year, while nonrevolving credit was $3,231.4 billion, a 4 percent gain from a year ago....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 06:31
Here's What's Being Bailed Out Next
Seeking Alpha
Here's What's Being Bailed Out Next

Normalizing interest rates to the 5% level will slash corporate profits by 1/3 and lead to an insolvent corporate bond market. Capping rates through yield curve control will ensure that pension systems do not meet their 7.5% return requirement....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 05:48
Counter-Factual: The Markets Are Done For The Year (Technically Speaking For The Week Of 4/5-4/9)
Seeking Alpha
Counter-Factual: The Markets Are Done For The Year (Technically Speaking For The Week Of 4/5-4/9)

The macroeconomic backdrop is positive. The indexes have had a very strong one-year run....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 05:12
Confidence In A Robust Eurozone Recovery Grows Despite Rising COVID Infections And Deaths
Seeking Alpha
Confidence In A Robust Eurozone Recovery Grows Despite Rising COVID Infections And Deaths

Investors in European stocks are looking beyond the present COVID outbreaks, vaccination shortfalls, and some recently imposed shutdowns to the expected strong recovery in the coming months. The European Commission's Economic and Sentiment Indicator (ESI), produced by the Business and Consumer Survey, advanced sharply above its long-term average in March....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 04:00
MacroView: Debt Fueled Spending Won't Create Growth
Seeking Alpha
MacroView: Debt Fueled Spending Won't Create Growth

While the U.S. economy will indeed exit the recession in 2021, it may be a statistical result rather than an economic recovery leading to broader prosperity. The most significant risk of the latest stimulus package is a surge in inflationary pressures, which undermines the stimulus's benefit. That concern will manifest itself as a stagflationary environment where wages remain suppressed while costs of living rise....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 00:09
State And Local Governments Get Shot Of Stimulus
Seeking Alpha
State And Local Governments Get Shot Of Stimulus

State And Local Governments Get Shot Of Stimulus...

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 21:40
Should you be buying up real assets? Precious metals, real estate, art 'appear cheap'
Kitco
Should you be buying up real assets? Precious metals, real estate, art 'appear cheap'

(Kitco News) - The second quarter is already looking better for gold. The precious metal was up almost $50 dollars during the first week of April as it moved past its key resistance level of $1,750. But...

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 19:13
The Week On Wall Street: The 'Mother' Of All Melt-Ups
Seeking Alpha
The Week On Wall Street: The 'Mother' Of All Melt-Ups

Despite the recent breakout in the S&P 500, the stock market is NOT in a "bubble". Global PMI reports continue to impress and support the Bullish price action....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 09:26
There Might Not Be Another Chance Like This For Years
Seeking Alpha
There Might Not Be Another Chance Like This For Years

REITs have strongly recovered over the past months and it's causing investors to pause. I think that we're still in the early stage of a multi-year repricing that will push REIT valuations to new historic highs....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 09:00
The broader stock market is not in a bubble, but these 5 sectors are, according to JPMorgan
Business Insider
The broader stock market is not in a bubble, but these 5 sectors are, according to JPMorgan

A continued rise to record highs in the stock market has some worried that a bubble is forming as valuations appear stretched and rising inflation seems imminent. But according to a Thursday note from JPMorgan, there is no bubble to be found in the broader stock market. High expectations for historic economic growth amid a reopening of the US economy supports the move higher in stocks, according to the bank, which expects US GDP growth of 6.3% for 2021....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 08:39
Market Snapshot: Wall Street comes to grips with a Fed that will do what it says
Market Watch
Market Snapshot: Wall Street comes to grips with a Fed that will do what it says

Could the Fed surprise the market by staying the course?...

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 08:30
Bill Gates Finds Farmland To Be One Hot Commodity
Seeking Alpha
Bill Gates Finds Farmland To Be One Hot Commodity

"The Microsoft cofounder", Bill Gates, now has total holdings of almost 250,000 acres. In part, the world's growing population factors into that focus....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 07:00
A Stock Market Crash May Be Imminent: 3 Things to Do Right Now
The Motley Fool
A Stock Market Crash May Be Imminent: 3 Things to Do Right Now

Trouble is brewing on Wall Street, but that's not necessarily a bad thing....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 06:36
Growth Vs. Value
Seeking Alpha
Growth Vs. Value

The financial markets are fighting a tug of war between an accelerating economy, a steepening yield curve, and investing in growth vs. value stocks. Growth stocks are considered longer-term duration assets while value stocks, in this instance, are companies tied to the economic recovery with significant operating leverage in the expansion....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 06:00
EU proposes six-month tariff freeze with United States - Der Spiegel
Reuters
EU proposes six-month tariff freeze with United States - Der Spiegel

The European Union has suggested that it and the United States suspend tariffs imposed on billions of dollars of imports for six months, EU trade chief Valdis Dombrovskis was quoted as telling Germany's Der Spiegel on Saturday....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 05:18
The Fed Isn't Worried About Inflation, But Should Investors Be?
The Motley Fool
The Fed Isn't Worried About Inflation, But Should Investors Be?

Inflation is going to become a bigger risk as the economy recovers from the pandemic, but you can manage your investment portfolio to handle it....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 05:10
Inside the Fight for the Future of The Wall Street Journal
NYTimes
Inside the Fight for the Future of The Wall Street Journal

A special team led by a high-level manager says Rupert Murdoch's paper must evolve to survive. But a rivalry between editor and publisher stands in the way....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 05:00
Weekly High Frequency Indicators: Further Downturn In Housing Sector
Seeking Alpha
Weekly High Frequency Indicators: Further Downturn In Housing Sector

Weekly High Frequency Indicators: Further Downturn In Housing Sector...

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 01:14
Value Stocks Are Ready to Win Again, if the Fed Behaves
Barrons
Value Stocks Are Ready to Win Again, if the Fed Behaves

Growth stocks revived when bond yields stopped rising. So long as the Federal Reserve doesn't renege on its promise to keep rates low, value should perk up, too....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 20:20
Why High Yield Will Keep Pummeling Tech
Seeking Alpha
Why High Yield Will Keep Pummeling Tech

Tech stocks were the market darling of 2020. However, 2021 has seen the tables turn so far....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 19:49
Stocks Vs Gold: How About Both?
Seeking Alpha
Stocks Vs Gold: How About Both?

Investors often think that stocks and gold are negatively correlated. However, history shows that both can rally together....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 19:11
“Stunning” Economic Data
InvestorPlace
“Stunning” Economic Data

An avalanche of strong economic data … Louis Navellier is incredibly bullish … what he sees coming for the broad market … a practical roadmap for buying Hang on, enjoy the ride, folks. It will never get better than this....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 19:10
Market Euphoria – How Long Can It Last?
ETF Trends
Market Euphoria – How Long Can It Last?

By Stephen Cucciaro, President & Chief Investment Officer “When life looks like Easy Street, there is danger at your door.” ― Grateful Dead Signs of market euphoria are everywhere....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 18:52
3 Things I Think I Think - Housing Bubble 2.0, Passive Investing And Hyperinflation
Seeking Alpha
3 Things I Think I Think - Housing Bubble 2.0, Passive Investing And Hyperinflation

The buyers are mostly high creditworthy wealthy people. There hasn't been a big building boom. In fact, supply is tight. Passive investors would rather let corporations be corporations and take whatever return they generate along the way....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 18:12
What Did the Stock Market Do Today? 3 Big Stories to Catch Up On.
InvestorPlace
What Did the Stock Market Do Today? 3 Big Stories to Catch Up On.

So what did the stock market do today? Investors are diving into the Coinbase IPO, the creator economy and luxury retail success....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 17:36
The Secret Buying Opportunities In The Stock Market No One Else Is Taking About
InvestorPlace
The Secret Buying Opportunities In The Stock Market No One Else Is Taking About

Matt shares the secret buying opportunities in the stock market that no one else is talking about – in SPACs. When a sector of the stock market goes out of style, as SPACS have at the moment, it becomes ripe with opportunities for those willing to look....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 17:26
The Dow Rose 297 Points. Inflation Signs Are Lifting Bank and Industrials Stocks.
Barrons
The Dow Rose 297 Points. Inflation Signs Are Lifting Bank and Industrials Stocks.

Signs of a strong economy lifted the Dow and the S&P 500 to records. The Fed would be likely to raise rates if inflation numbers continue rising....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:57
Value Stocks Appear Poised to Capitalize on Closing Economic Slack
ETF Trends
Value Stocks Appear Poised to Capitalize on Closing Economic Slack

By Jeff Weniger, CFA, Head of Equity Strategy If low inflation after the 2009 global financial crisis meant growth stock dominance all these years, does an inflation surprise lead to new leadership by value stocks? Price pressure in everyday goods and services has been trending lower since I breathed my first breath four decades ago....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:49
Momentum and Meme Stocks: How to Find the Next Top Reddit Stock of 2021
InvestorPlace
Momentum and Meme Stocks: How to Find the Next Top Reddit Stock of 2021

The next top Reddit stock is a predictable mix of momentum, size and leverage. Investors can use these patterns to their advantage....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:48
S&P, Dow Score All-Time Record Highs As Equity Markets Shrug Off Inflation Worries, With Info Tech Stocks Leading Week's Rally
Forbes
S&P, Dow Score All-Time Record Highs As Equity Markets Shrug Off Inflation Worries, With Info Tech Stocks Leading Week's Rally

Inflation concerns and Fed chief Powell's fretting over “uneven” recovery were overcome by optimism over economy reopening....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:43
Stock Market Today: Stocks Gain Ground as Dow, S&P 500 Hit New Highs
Kiplinger
Stock Market Today: Stocks Gain Ground as Dow, S&P 500 Hit New Highs

Traders shrugged off a higher-than-expected reading on inflation to power two of the three major indices to record closes....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:40
The White House, Fed, Inflation And Flow Of Funds For April 2021
Seeking Alpha
The White House, Fed, Inflation And Flow Of Funds For April 2021

The private domestic sector balance increased by over $695+ billion in March 2021, thanks to federal government fiscal support and commercial bank credit creation....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:26
Markets Close At New All-Time Highs Yet Again
Benzinga
Markets Close At New All-Time Highs Yet Again

The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NASDAQ: SPY) reached another intraday all-time high of $411.66 before closing 0.73% higher at $411.49. The major indices are trading higher amid a rebound in tech stocks....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:21

The Motley Fool

The Motley Fool
"No Reason to Be Bearish" -- Is Wall Street Too Confident?

Investor confidence is extremely high right now, but is your stock portfolio at risk if you ignore some warning signs?...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 07:07
A Stock Market Crash May Be Imminent: 3 Things to Do Right Now
The Motley Fool
A Stock Market Crash May Be Imminent: 3 Things to Do Right Now

Trouble is brewing on Wall Street, but that's not necessarily a bad thing....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 06:36
The Fed Isn't Worried About Inflation, But Should Investors Be?
The Motley Fool
The Fed Isn't Worried About Inflation, But Should Investors Be?

Inflation is going to become a bigger risk as the economy recovers from the pandemic, but you can manage your investment portfolio to handle it....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 05:10

Seeking Alpha

Eurozone Manufacturing Accelerates As Economic Recovery Gains Steam
Seeking Alpha
Eurozone Manufacturing Accelerates As Economic Recovery Gains Steam

Eurozone Manufacturing Accelerates As Economic Recovery Gains Steam...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 15:45
Producer Prices Blow Out
Seeking Alpha
Producer Prices Blow Out

Producer Prices Blow Out...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 15:39
The Stock Market: Another Week Of New Historic Highs
Seeking Alpha
The Stock Market: Another Week Of New Historic Highs

The stock market keeps hitting new historic highs, with the Standard & Poor's 500 Stock index hitting its twentieth new historic high for the year. The movement of the stock market this year has been a general movement with almost everything moving up, a trend that encourages investment in passive investment vehicles....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 12:07
A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains
Seeking Alpha
A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains

A Volatile First Quarter Delivers Gains...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 12:02
Alibaba: Antitrust Conclusion Proved Naysayers Wrong
Seeking Alpha
Alibaba: Antitrust Conclusion Proved Naysayers Wrong

Alibaba: Antitrust Conclusion Proved Naysayers Wrong...

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 09:00
Investing In REITs? Avoid These 3 Red Flags
Seeking Alpha
Investing In REITs? Avoid These 3 Red Flags

REITs are some of the only stocks trading at attractive valuations right now. But not all REITs are equally attractive. Investors have to learn to select the best ones....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 09:00
Week Ahead: Fed's Inflation Calm Is About To Get Tested
Seeking Alpha
Week Ahead: Fed's Inflation Calm Is About To Get Tested

The Fed has clearly signaled they are not worried about inflation and that should worry financial markets. The US economy is about to run hot and investors should continue to expect stronger inflationary pressures with the next few months of US data....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 08:36
Sentiment Speaks: Time For A Market Melt-Up
Seeking Alpha
Sentiment Speaks: Time For A Market Melt-Up

The market is set up for a melt-up in the coming weeks. I will outline the parameters for the melt-up to 4400SPX....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 08:00
Consumer Credit Jumped In February
Seeking Alpha
Consumer Credit Jumped In February

Total consumer credit outstanding rose $330.9 billion at an annual rate to $4,205.8 billion in February, a 7.9 percent increase from the prior month. Within the total, revolving credit, primarily credit cards, totaled $974.4 billion, an 11.2 percent decline over the past year, while nonrevolving credit was $3,231.4 billion, a 4 percent gain from a year ago....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 06:31
Here's What's Being Bailed Out Next
Seeking Alpha
Here's What's Being Bailed Out Next

Normalizing interest rates to the 5% level will slash corporate profits by 1/3 and lead to an insolvent corporate bond market. Capping rates through yield curve control will ensure that pension systems do not meet their 7.5% return requirement....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 05:48
Counter-Factual: The Markets Are Done For The Year (Technically Speaking For The Week Of 4/5-4/9)
Seeking Alpha
Counter-Factual: The Markets Are Done For The Year (Technically Speaking For The Week Of 4/5-4/9)

The macroeconomic backdrop is positive. The indexes have had a very strong one-year run....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 05:12
Confidence In A Robust Eurozone Recovery Grows Despite Rising COVID Infections And Deaths
Seeking Alpha
Confidence In A Robust Eurozone Recovery Grows Despite Rising COVID Infections And Deaths

Investors in European stocks are looking beyond the present COVID outbreaks, vaccination shortfalls, and some recently imposed shutdowns to the expected strong recovery in the coming months. The European Commission's Economic and Sentiment Indicator (ESI), produced by the Business and Consumer Survey, advanced sharply above its long-term average in March....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 04:00
MacroView: Debt Fueled Spending Won't Create Growth
Seeking Alpha
MacroView: Debt Fueled Spending Won't Create Growth

While the U.S. economy will indeed exit the recession in 2021, it may be a statistical result rather than an economic recovery leading to broader prosperity. The most significant risk of the latest stimulus package is a surge in inflationary pressures, which undermines the stimulus's benefit. That concern will manifest itself as a stagflationary environment where wages remain suppressed while costs of living rise....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 00:09
State And Local Governments Get Shot Of Stimulus
Seeking Alpha
State And Local Governments Get Shot Of Stimulus

State And Local Governments Get Shot Of Stimulus...

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 21:40
The Week On Wall Street: The 'Mother' Of All Melt-Ups
Seeking Alpha
The Week On Wall Street: The 'Mother' Of All Melt-Ups

Despite the recent breakout in the S&P 500, the stock market is NOT in a "bubble". Global PMI reports continue to impress and support the Bullish price action....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 09:26
There Might Not Be Another Chance Like This For Years
Seeking Alpha
There Might Not Be Another Chance Like This For Years

REITs have strongly recovered over the past months and it's causing investors to pause. I think that we're still in the early stage of a multi-year repricing that will push REIT valuations to new historic highs....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 09:00
Bill Gates Finds Farmland To Be One Hot Commodity
Seeking Alpha
Bill Gates Finds Farmland To Be One Hot Commodity

"The Microsoft cofounder", Bill Gates, now has total holdings of almost 250,000 acres. In part, the world's growing population factors into that focus....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 07:00
Growth Vs. Value
Seeking Alpha
Growth Vs. Value

The financial markets are fighting a tug of war between an accelerating economy, a steepening yield curve, and investing in growth vs. value stocks. Growth stocks are considered longer-term duration assets while value stocks, in this instance, are companies tied to the economic recovery with significant operating leverage in the expansion....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 06:00
Weekly High Frequency Indicators: Further Downturn In Housing Sector
Seeking Alpha
Weekly High Frequency Indicators: Further Downturn In Housing Sector

Weekly High Frequency Indicators: Further Downturn In Housing Sector...

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 01:14
Why High Yield Will Keep Pummeling Tech
Seeking Alpha
Why High Yield Will Keep Pummeling Tech

Tech stocks were the market darling of 2020. However, 2021 has seen the tables turn so far....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 19:49
Stocks Vs Gold: How About Both?
Seeking Alpha
Stocks Vs Gold: How About Both?

Investors often think that stocks and gold are negatively correlated. However, history shows that both can rally together....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 19:11
3 Things I Think I Think - Housing Bubble 2.0, Passive Investing And Hyperinflation
Seeking Alpha
3 Things I Think I Think - Housing Bubble 2.0, Passive Investing And Hyperinflation

The buyers are mostly high creditworthy wealthy people. There hasn't been a big building boom. In fact, supply is tight. Passive investors would rather let corporations be corporations and take whatever return they generate along the way....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 18:12
The White House, Fed, Inflation And Flow Of Funds For April 2021
Seeking Alpha
The White House, Fed, Inflation And Flow Of Funds For April 2021

The private domestic sector balance increased by over $695+ billion in March 2021, thanks to federal government fiscal support and commercial bank credit creation....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:26

See It Market

Stock Market Weekly Update: Bulls Cheer Dollar Weakness
See It Market
Stock Market Weekly Update: Bulls Cheer Dollar Weakness

The broader U.S. financial market continues to benefit from a weak US Dollar. Equity bulls hope this trend continues… The S&P 500 Index closed well over 4000 and the major U.S. stock indices are at (or nearing) all-time highs....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 14:34

Reuters

Fed's Powell: U.S. economy at an 'inflection point' - CBS '60 Minutes'
Reuters
Fed's Powell: U.S. economy at an 'inflection point' - CBS '60 Minutes'

The U.S. economy is at an "inflection point" with expectations that growth and hiring will pick up speed in the months ahead, but some risks remain, particularly any resurgence in the coronavirus pandemic, Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell said....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 10:53
EU proposes six-month tariff freeze with United States - Der Spiegel
Reuters
EU proposes six-month tariff freeze with United States - Der Spiegel

The European Union has suggested that it and the United States suspend tariffs imposed on billions of dollars of imports for six months, EU trade chief Valdis Dombrovskis was quoted as telling Germany's Der Spiegel on Saturday....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 05:18

NYTimes

Inside the Fight for the Future of The Wall Street Journal
NYTimes
Inside the Fight for the Future of The Wall Street Journal

A special team led by a high-level manager says Rupert Murdoch's paper must evolve to survive. But a rivalry between editor and publisher stands in the way....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 05:00

Market Watch

Market Snapshot: Wall Street comes to grips with a Fed that will do what it says
Market Watch
Market Snapshot: Wall Street comes to grips with a Fed that will do what it says

Could the Fed surprise the market by staying the course?...

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 08:30
Dow, S&P 500 close at records to book solid weekly gains
Market Watch
Dow, S&P 500 close at records to book solid weekly gains

U.S. stocks finished higher on Friday, capping a week of gains for major equity benchmarks as investors took comfort in dovish comments from senior Federal Reserve officials throughout this week. The S&P 500 gained 0.8% to finish near 4,129....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:03

Kitco

Should you be buying up real assets? Precious metals, real estate, art 'appear cheap'
Kitco
Should you be buying up real assets? Precious metals, real estate, art 'appear cheap'

(Kitco News) - The second quarter is already looking better for gold. The precious metal was up almost $50 dollars during the first week of April as it moved past its key resistance level of $1,750. But...

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 19:13

Kiplinger

Stock Market Today: Stocks Gain Ground as Dow, S&P 500 Hit New Highs
Kiplinger
Stock Market Today: Stocks Gain Ground as Dow, S&P 500 Hit New Highs

Traders shrugged off a higher-than-expected reading on inflation to power two of the three major indices to record closes....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:40

InvestorPlace

“Stunning” Economic Data
InvestorPlace
“Stunning” Economic Data

An avalanche of strong economic data … Louis Navellier is incredibly bullish … what he sees coming for the broad market … a practical roadmap for buying Hang on, enjoy the ride, folks. It will never get better than this....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 19:10
What Did the Stock Market Do Today? 3 Big Stories to Catch Up On.
InvestorPlace
What Did the Stock Market Do Today? 3 Big Stories to Catch Up On.

So what did the stock market do today? Investors are diving into the Coinbase IPO, the creator economy and luxury retail success....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 17:36
The Secret Buying Opportunities In The Stock Market No One Else Is Taking About
InvestorPlace
The Secret Buying Opportunities In The Stock Market No One Else Is Taking About

Matt shares the secret buying opportunities in the stock market that no one else is talking about – in SPACs. When a sector of the stock market goes out of style, as SPACS have at the moment, it becomes ripe with opportunities for those willing to look....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 17:26
Momentum and Meme Stocks: How to Find the Next Top Reddit Stock of 2021
InvestorPlace
Momentum and Meme Stocks: How to Find the Next Top Reddit Stock of 2021

The next top Reddit stock is a predictable mix of momentum, size and leverage. Investors can use these patterns to their advantage....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:48

GuruFocus

Strong Job Growth Sends Wall Street to New Highs, but What's Next?
GuruFocus
Strong Job Growth Sends Wall Street to New Highs, but What's Next?

News of an improving labor market sent major U.S. equity indexes to new highs last week. The S&P 500 closed at 4,128.80 on Friday, up 2.7% for the week, while the Dow Jones closed at 33,800.60, up 2%....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 13:42
US Indexes End with Gains Friday
GuruFocus
US Indexes End with Gains Friday

The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed at 33,800.60 on Friday with a gain of 297.03 points or 0.89%. The S&P 500 closed at 4,128.80 for a gain of 31.63 points or 0.77%....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 08:51

Forbes

Incoming Economic Data Look Robust...It's A Mirage
Forbes
Incoming Economic Data Look Robust...It's A Mirage

Slow vaccine rollouts outside the U. S. and U. K....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 14:37
S&P, Dow Score All-Time Record Highs As Equity Markets Shrug Off Inflation Worries, With Info Tech Stocks Leading Week's Rally
Forbes
S&P, Dow Score All-Time Record Highs As Equity Markets Shrug Off Inflation Worries, With Info Tech Stocks Leading Week's Rally

Inflation concerns and Fed chief Powell's fretting over “uneven” recovery were overcome by optimism over economy reopening....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:43

CNBC

Fed Chair Powell says economy is about to grow much quicker due to vaccinations and fiscal support
CNBC
Fed Chair Powell says economy is about to grow much quicker due to vaccinations and fiscal support

The U.S. economy is at a turning point thanks to government support and a speedy campaign to inoculate Americans against Covid-19, Jerome Powell said....

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 14:23

Business Insider

The broader stock market is not in a bubble, but these 5 sectors are, according to JPMorgan
Business Insider
The broader stock market is not in a bubble, but these 5 sectors are, according to JPMorgan

A continued rise to record highs in the stock market has some worried that a bubble is forming as valuations appear stretched and rising inflation seems imminent. But according to a Thursday note from JPMorgan, there is no bubble to be found in the broader stock market. High expectations for historic economic growth amid a reopening of the US economy supports the move higher in stocks, according to the bank, which expects US GDP growth of 6.3% for 2021....

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 08:39
US stocks close at record highs as investors shrug off inflation concerns
Business Insider
US stocks close at record highs as investors shrug off inflation concerns

US stocks closed at record highs on Friday as investors shrugged off concerns of a jump in inflation, as the release of producer price index data for the month of March showed a jump of 1%, and a year-over-year increase of 4.2%. The higher-than-expected inflation data briefly sparked a rally in interest rates, with the 10-Year US Treasury yield rising five basis points to a daily high of 1.68%....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:02

Benzinga

Markets Close At New All-Time Highs Yet Again
Benzinga
Markets Close At New All-Time Highs Yet Again

The SPDR S&P 500 ETF Trust (NASDAQ: SPY) reached another intraday all-time high of $411.66 before closing 0.73% higher at $411.49. The major indices are trading higher amid a rebound in tech stocks....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:21

Barrons

Value Stocks Are Ready to Win Again, if the Fed Behaves
Barrons
Value Stocks Are Ready to Win Again, if the Fed Behaves

Growth stocks revived when bond yields stopped rising. So long as the Federal Reserve doesn't renege on its promise to keep rates low, value should perk up, too....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 20:20
The Dow Rose 297 Points. Inflation Signs Are Lifting Bank and Industrials Stocks.
Barrons
The Dow Rose 297 Points. Inflation Signs Are Lifting Bank and Industrials Stocks.

Signs of a strong economy lifted the Dow and the S&P 500 to records. The Fed would be likely to raise rates if inflation numbers continue rising....

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 16:57