The Week on Wall Street Friday, the yield of the 3-month Treasury bill exceeded the yield of the 10-year Treasury note for the first time in 12 years. For some analysts, this "inverted yield curve" may imply a short-term lessening of confidence. (Treasury yields move inversely to Treasury prices.) As a result, the S&P 500 ended the week 0.94% lower. The Nasdaq Composite fell 0.80%, and…
Treasury Bond Yields: How High is High?
Ten-year Treasury bond yields have been rising. How high could they go? Historical measures may provide some guidance.
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How Can Social Media Help Your Trading?
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Why are the New Micro E-mini Stock Index Futures a Good Idea?
Futures trading provides a uniquely different value proposition then trading other more widespread or what would be considered traditional markets. But like so many other things in life what is different can be scary, and it's our natural inclination to avoid scary.
Twitter stock rises after revenue, user numbers top expectations
Twitter shares rose in premarket trading Friday after the social-media company beat expectations for its revenue and user growth, while falling short on profit.
Why Cannabis Stock Green Thumb Deserves More Respect
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How The Greek Risk Trade Could Really Pay Off
Investors who put their money on the European Central Bank back at the worst of the eurozone crisis in 2012 made a killing. Does Greece offer scope for a replay?
Low Cost Stock & Options Trading
By: Wayne Duggan The stock market has been on quite a tear in the past eight years, and a large number of traders are betting that what goes up must come down. Inexperienced traders often stick to the objective of buying low and selling high, but short sellers recognize that selling high and buying low.. Read more
Mario Gabelli's Top 4 Stock Picks
The veteran value investor makes the case that Sony and MSG are undervalued, plus two stocks that win under either Trump or Clinton.
Why sloppy year-end trading has Santa sidelined
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