In recent months, President-elect Trump has posted a variety of Tweets, usually critical, about a number of major U.S. stock exchange listed companies, including Boeing, Lockheed Martin, United
The oil glut is not the only commodity that concerns investors in the U.S. because of an over-production problem. America also has a cheese glut and it is
Wall Street investors are faced with a dilemma. Which of the leading presidential candidates would be better for the stock market … Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump? Both
Since 1996, when California became the first state to legalize medical cannabis, farmers have only been able to grow a limited number of plants and businesses were restricted
First Quarter 2016: How Did the Stock Market Do? The stock market had its ups and downs during the first quarter of 2016, beginning with the worst January
Status of the Stock Market on March 24, 2016 Dow Jones Industrial Averages: End of 2015: 17,425.03 March 24, 2016: 17,515.73 (+90.7 or 0.52 percent improvement this year)
Status of the Stock Market on March 18, 2016 Dow Jones Industrial Averages: End of 2015: 17,425.03 March 18, 2016: 17,602.30 (+177.27 or +1.02 percent change this year)
For the past four weeks in a row, the stock market has risen steadily. The Dow is now back above 17,000 and the S&P 500 is above 2,000.
This week, the 2016 stock market correction was officially over. All three of the major indices had rebounded to the point that none of them were in correction
A market is officially in a correction when stocks fall more than 10 percent below a recent high. The major indices have been in a correction for several
During the first seven weeks of 2016, many investors have experienced whiplash over concerns about both the U.S. and global economy. First they had to deal with the
During the first weeks of 2016, investors have had to deal with a powerful bear market, including the worst January since 2009. A market is officially in a
During the first week of February, 2016, the stock market continued to be volatile, following the worst January since 2009. All three of the major indices are in
The Alphabet Company’s subsidiary Google is the most valuable company in the U.S. stock market. It officially passed Apple and soared to the top spot on the afternoon
One month into the new year, most analysts believe that the January 2016 stock market has been in an official correction, which means that most valuations ended the
The price of oil rose on Jan. 29, 2016 to close at $33.62 a barrel as a result of speculation that OPEC and Russia have tentatively reached an
After two weeks of falling equity prices and one week of rising prices, January, 2016 continues to be the worst start to a new year for the stock
By the end of the first week of trading, thousands of brokers and analysts around the world were in shock as a result of the unexpected 2016 stock
The Federal Bureau of Investigation in the United States has confirmed that they are investigating whether or not a group of Russians hacked the Dow Jones & Co.
For anyone who keeps pace with the often controversial and heated world of American politics, it is no secret that a great deal of disagreement surrounds the proposed
Beginning in early July, 2015, ordinary American investors who have accounts in mutual funds have been pulling money out from both the major types of funds … those
NOTE: Markets ended higher for the week after a volatile few days. Details on this week’s stock market results have been added at the end of this article.