Streetwise: Tanker shares were a bright spot in a dark stock market in year’s first half – TradeWinds

It has been a tough year to be in the stock market, with the broader US exchanges officially sinking into bear territory, the S&P 500 down 20% and the small-cap Russell 2000 index falling 30%. But in a climate of rising interest rates, inflation and fears of a global recession, shipping stocks have done better […]

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Stock Market: Investors Need To Fight The Negatives – Seeking Alpha

peepo Don’t tell the bears, but the S&P 500 rose for a third day in a row. Oil prices edged lower after the third largest single-day drop on record the day before, while interest rate rose on stronger economic data. Investors were unphased by the release of the Fed’s minutes from last month’s meeting, which […]

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5 Stocks and Industries That Moved the Market in June – The Motley Fool

June was another wild month in the stock market, with some stocks posting big gains while others suffered steep losses. There are a few major themes that are influencing stocks right now, and it’s important for investors to understand them as we prepare for the second half of the year. These industries and individual stocks […]

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Stock market outlook: Bottom near after short-sellers make $300 billion – Markets Insider

A stock market bottom could be right around the corner as short-sellers hesitate to add to their bearish bets against equities, according to a note from S3 Partners. The short-selling research firm said short-sellers are sitting on nearly $300 billion in mark-to-market profits this year as the S&P 500 and Nasdaq 100 fell more than […]

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Stock market news live updates: Stock futures tick higher ahead of weekly jobless claim data – Yahoo Finance

U.S. stock futures pushed higher in pre-market trading Thursday as investors weighed minutes from the Federal Reserve’s last meeting and looked ahead to the release of weekly employment data. Futures tied to the S&P 500 rose slightly while Dow Jones Industrial Average futures added 100 points, or roughly 0.3%. Contracts on the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite […]

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Can You Pull Off Early Retirement, Despite the Recent Stock Market Downturn? – The Motley Fool

Many people dream of retiring early, whether it’s to escape a stressful job or enjoy activities like travel, while they’re still fairly young. If you were planning for an early retirement that’s set to kick off in the next year or two, you may now be wondering if moving forward is possible given the recent […]

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How Nigeria’s stock market evolved since 2008 crash – Haruna Jalo-Waziri, Managing Director, CSCS – Nairametrics

Haruna Jalo-Waziri is the Managing Director/Chief Executive Officer of the Central Securities Clearing System (CSCS). In this interview with Nairametrics, he attributed the new rules and governance witnessed in the Nigerian Capital Market to the aftermath of the 2007/2008 market crash. According to him, the crash has helped bring in new rules and a new […]

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Stock market news: US futures edge up after Fed talks tough – Markets Insider

Global stocks rose Thursday after the Federal Reserve reiterated its commitment to tackling red-hot inflation, while oil prices steadied after falling as investors continued to worry about the risk of recession . Minutes from the Fed’s June meeting indicated the US central bank is willing to hike interest rates by another 75 basis points in […]

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Upgrade of Vietnam’s stock market driving force for future – sggpnews

Korean experts are working with domestic investors to study stock market fluctuations (Photo: SGGP) On June 9, 2022, Morgan Stanley Capital International (MSCI) announced the results of the 2022 Global Market Accessibility Review, including a detailed report covering market accessibility assessments for 84 markets. Vietnam is not included in the consideration list to be upgraded […]

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What Boris Johnson resigning could mean for the stock market – Motley Fool UK

It has been said that a week in politics can feel like a lifetime. Certainly, the amount of action this week has been enough for a long time — and we haven’t even reached Friday yet! With my investing hat on, I want to stay politically neutral and assess what the implications could be of […]

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