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Stocks closed lower Wednesday as another rise in bond yields fueled concerns on Wall Street that higher inflation is on the way as the economy picks up. The Standard & Poor’s 500 index dropped 1.3%, shedding an early gain. The pullback is the benchmark index’s second straight loss after it clocked its best day in …

A man wearing a protective mask walks past an electronic stock board showing Japan’s Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm Wednesday, March 3, 2021, in Tokyo. Stocks advanced in Asia on Wednesday after a wobbly day on Wall Street, when the S&P 500 gave back …

TipRanks 2 Stocks Trading at Rock-Bottom Prices; Analysts Say ‘Buy’ We’re in a volatile period right now, as stocks slipping after starting the year on a strong note. Big Tech, which boomed during the pandemic lockdowns and the move to remote work, is leading the declines. Investors have taken the measure of the vaccination programs, …

BANGKOK (AP) — Shares were mostly lower in Asia on Thursday after a mixed session on Wall Street as losses by technology and industrial companies offset other gains. Shanghai saw a modest gain after reopening following the Lunar New Year holiday. Shares fell in Tokyo, Hong Kong and Sydney. The yield on the 10-year Treasury …

The parents of a 20-year-old man who committed suicide after mistakenly believing he owed $730,000 to Robinhood plan to file a wrongful death suit against the stock-trading app, according to a report. University of Nebraska student Alexander Kearns, who had begun dabbling in trading, ran into problems on June 11 when the app put a …

By Robert Ross Dear Reader, One of my favorite reads to start off a new year is Byron Wien’s list of 10 surprises, which he’s published for 36 years. While I could spend an entire article debating each point in his 2021 list, today I want to tackle the last part of No. 8: “The equity …

TipRanks Raymond James: 2 Big 7% Dividend Stocks to Buy Now Watching the markets with an eye to the main chance, Raymond James strategist Tavis McCourt sees both risk and opportunity in current market conditions. The opportunity, in his opinion, stems from the obvious factors: the Democrats won both Georgia Senate seats in the recent …

Stocks declined Friday as President-elect Joe Biden unveiled a $1.9 trillion Covid-19 relief package, banks fell after kicking off earnings season and U.S. retail sales were worse than expected. The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 359 points, or 1.16%, to 30,632, the S&P 500 declined 1.1% and the Nasdaq was down 1.06%. Stocks tumbled in …

Stock markets in Europe are higher this morning as it seems that traders are less fearful of the lockdowns even though economic activity is likely to be curtailed because of the restrictions. Eurozone markets have recovered some of the losses they incurred yesterday and it is possible that a lot of the bad news relating …

Earlier this year, Berkshire Hathaway threw its heavyweight name behind Barrick Gold GOLD, +0.31% with an investment that flew in the face of Warren Buffett’s longtime aversion to gold. The news was “earth-shaking in the gold market,” one strategist said at the time. Now, Kevin Smith, Crescat Capital’s chief investment officer, says others following suit …