CDC Warns U.S. to Prepare for Potential Pandemic & Investors Panic
The S&P 500 tumbled more than 6% in just two days and the Dow dropped 1900 points. It’s the worst two-day losing streak in years as investors are panicking about the deadly Coronavirus. On top of the spike in cases globally, the CDC just warned Americans to start preparing for a potential pandemic and the FDA said it's looking for potential drug shortages.
Is the U.S. Facing a Recession?
We discuss the odds of a recession with Jodie Gunzberg, Managing Director and Chief Investment Strategist at Graystone Consulting, A Business of Morgan Stanley. She shares her in-depth analysis of markets, breaks down the latest economic data, and explains why she thinks jobs will be the key recession factor.
Goldman Sachs Calls For Volatile October
The S&P 500 and the tech-heavy Nasdaq dropped the most in a month amid Trump impeachment uncertainties, and there could be more market moves ahead. Goldman Sachs expects a seasonal pickup in volatility in October. Equity derivatives strategist John Marshall calls it “a critical period for many investors and companies that manage performance to calendar year-end.”
Markets Update: Bond Yields, Stocks & Oil Futures
Bond yields continued to rise and U.S. stocks saw another mixed close Tuesday, with the S&P 500 closing relatively flat for the second day in a row. Oil futures fell as the news broke that national security advisor John Bolton was on his way out of the White House.
Central Banks Eyes Stimulus for Global Economies
Global central banks are expected to introduce monetary easing and stimulus measures to prompt economies being pressured by trade tensions and a slowdown in growth.
Stocks Start September in the Red
U.S. Equities fell at the start of September as trade tensions intensified, new tariffs on $112 billion of Chinese imports took effect, and U.S. manufacturing data disappointed. Still, investors are finding relief in real estate and utilities. Those two sectors hit record highs.
New "Inversion" Could Be Good for Stocks
Coming in at 1.966%, 30 year treasury yields dipped below S&P 500 Dividends. Bespoke Investment Group shares research on this kind of inversion and why it could be good for stocks.
The ETF Show - Managing Innovation Risk
Innovation is a key component of driving change but there are risks associated with the rewards. Luke Oliver, Managing Director, Head of Index Investing, Americas at DWS Group discussed innovating amid shifts in the investing landscape. Rory Riggs, Founder & CEO at Syntax Advisors offers his perspective on diversifying and managing business risk.
Scarmucci's S&P 500 Target for 2019
Anthony Scaramucci of SkyBridge Capital shares his S&P 500 target for 2019 and weighs in on earnings. To watch the full interview with Anthony Scaramucci click here
The ETF Show - Innovations Driving Growth
ETFs boast over $4 trillion across an expanding number of products with assets expected to reflect accelerated growth. Ed Lopez, Head of ETF Product at VanEck focuses on the key drivers behind the growing interest in gaming, gold, and eSports. Richard P. Silva, Partner and Senior Managing Director of Metaurus Advisors, discusses the patented technology behind two NYSE-Arca listed funds that represent a separation of the S&P 500 into its two return 'components.'
Five American Funds that beat the first index fund's lifetime results
See how five U.S. equity-focused American Funds outpaced the lifetime results of the first index fund, the Vanguard 500 Index.