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 • 2020/07/31
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At one point, around 90% of the United States was in mandatory lockdown, and local economies slowed as business halted. In May, many U.S. states including...
 • 2020/06/22
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At the end of March the U.S. Federal Reserve announced it would create two facilities to buy up corporate debt in a first-ever move to support markets...
 • 2020/06/08
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The jobs report on Friday secured a market rally in the United States as the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reported a surprise surge in hiring, adding 2.5...
 • 2020/06/04
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Last week, the U.S. passed 40 million unemployment claims and reported 100,000 deaths due to Covid-19. The U.S. government has implemented many measures to...
 • 2020/05/22
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Germany and France have proposed a European Recovery Fund worth 500 billion euros to help economic recovery in the Eurozone. This proposal was put forth by...
 • 2020/04/21
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Oil prices have fallen by more than 63% in 2020, as the oil and energy sector has been subjected to unprecedented pressure caused by the Covid-19 crisis. The...
 • 2020/03/31
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Despite the dramatic swings in the market due to the Covid-19 pandemic, stocks rose again Monday, continuing last week’s bounce. On Sunday, President Trump...
 • 2020/03/17
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Due to the Coronavirus global pandemic the S&P 500 has been in correction since its record high close on February 19. Last week, mandatory circuit...
 • 2020/03/02
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On Friday, the S&P 500 fell a further 2% amid a sell-off, putting the market down over 10% for the week. Stocks in Europe and Africa also fell. Overall,...
 • 2020/02/17
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With multiple indicators that point to market anxiety, including the recent coronavirus outbreak that has stoked fears of a slowing economy in China,...
 • 2020/01/31
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On Monday this week the Dow went down 450 points or 1.6%, the S&P 500 fell 1.6%, and the NASDAQ finished down 1.9%, marking the worst performance in...
 • 2020/01/23
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The historic gains of the market have investors wondering when this record-breaking Bull market is going to end. With debt levels soaring, and interest rates...
 • 2020/01/17
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This year’s long running bull market continues, and investors may have to look harder to find ways to best market returns. If you are willing to take on...
 • 2019/12/20
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The strong bull market in 2019, with a 24% gain in the S&P 500, makes finding undervalued stocks harder than usual. But economists are predicting a...
 • 2019/12/10
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The 10-year-long bull market is set to continue through early 2020, but it will be subject to rising political and economic policy uncertainty from major...
 • 2019/08/02
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All eyes are on China and the U.S. this week as the two countries continue their trade negotiations in an attempt to end the U.S.-China trade dispute. Also...
 • 2019/08/02
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The U.S. Federal Reserve said it would cut interest rates by a quarter point on Wednesday afternoon, the first rate cut since 2008, marking the end of an...
 • 2019/07/04
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The S&P 500 posted its best first half in 22 years last week on Friday, due in large part to reassurances from the U.S. Federal Reserve in June....
 • 2019/06/27
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Last week’s deal saw big pharma giant Pfizer Inc. (PFE) agree to buy Array Biopharma for $10.64 billion in cash, in the latest biotech news. Pfizer aims to...