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Monday showed some signs of not just profit-taking, but some risk-off behavior by professional managers. What gives? Why now?
September, not October, is historically the weakest month of the year for equity markets, though October has had more high profile collapses.
These well-known names are displaying both technical and quantitative deterioration.
Many quality companies that fit into the socially responsible investing camp offer direct-purchase plans, allowing investors an easy way to build an SRI portfolio.
The Travelers Companies should provide an umbrella during a recession and has a strong dividend track record.
Beyond energy markets and the potential for ancillary fall-out, the S&P 500, and this may be more important from a technical viewpoint, failed to hold that 50 day SMA.
The market impact of the virus for U.S. investors has been seen in more pronounced fashion in Treasury markets.
Weakness in this name will help to drag the index lower.
Also, defense industry names can breathe easier with word of debt ceiling and federal spending deal.
On a historic day when we set new records, let's look at the Dow Jones Industrial Average's Top 10 winners to see how lofty -- or nosebleed -- we really are.
These stocks share a number of attributes, from little or no exposure to China to moderate expected volatility.
'It is not a healthy market when the generals are still going up and the troops are in retreat.'
Selecting the creme de la creme of last year's top dividend dogs generated an average total return of 8.8%.
It's centered around a few themed negatives, all forcing their own various uncertainties into free market price discovery.
It's time for the central bank to show the same level of concern for their misplaced aggression.
Analysts view Salesforce's unique co-CEO structure seen as a positive.
Cloud stocks, unlike most of tech, are less exposed to Chinese revenue and tariffs.
There are no pockets of safety beyond the big banks and there is no interest in buying the weakness so far.
Forward looking valuations, except for Nvidia, are very low.
All of the names are boosting dividends and share buybacks.
The third day of a trading period is typically the day we see sellers, after two up days.
Events that would normally give investors pause have merely primed the pump.
Travelers Companies Inc. shares kept the Dow Jones Industrial Average afloat as insurance stocks enjoyed a rebound.
There were big losses in Wall Street's return from the long weekend as North Korea's latest missile tests set off market tremors.