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‘Little guy’ may feel sharp pain from Robinhood’s IPO arrow

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Charles Gasparino Robinhood’s shaky IPO debut and intention to “democratize” Wall Street with its ever-growing user base isn’t attracting institutional investors — for a good reason, Charles Gasparino writes. Source – For more click here To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page – click here Break’n Pics – Click......

Delta variant is a tougher investment risk to peg than inflation, market forecaster Jim Bianco warns

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Wall Street forecaster who warned investors to brace for once in a generation inflation has a new concern: Delta variant cases sparking new economic restrictions. According to Jim Bianco, the emerging risk will hinder the ability to pick market......

Here are your best moves while the Fed keeps rates near zero

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Although the federal funds rate — which is what banks charge one another for short-term borrowing — is not the rate that consumers pay, the Fed’s moves still affect the borrowing and saving rates they see every day. The Fed’s historically low borrowing rates make it easier to access cheaper loans, but......

Fed holds rates near zero, says economy has gotten better even with pandemic worries

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The Federal Reserve on Wednesday held its benchmark interest rate near zero and said the economy continues to progress despite concerns over the pandemic spread. Source – Click here for more To Return to the Main Aggregate News Page –......

Shipping prices may be heading higher but are ‘not super yet,’ analysts say

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A ship unloader unloads iron ore at a dock in Suzhou, Jiangsu province, China, April 6, 2021. Costfoto | Barcroft Media | Getty Images Shipping rates may be rising, but they are “not super yet,” according to one analyst. Dry......

The Fed could sound more worried about the virus and less ready to tighten policy

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell testifies during a U.S. House Oversight and Reform Select Subcommittee hearing on coronavirus crisis, on Capitol Hill in Washington, June 22, 2021. Graeme Jennings | Pool | Reuters When the Fed emerges from its July......

‘Disturbing’ actions by China signals early stages of a cold war, economist Stephen Roach warns

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Economist Stephen Roach warns Beijing’s crackdown against U.S.-listed China stocks will have widespread market implications. Roach, who is considered one of the world’s leading experts on Asia, believes the actions are signaling the early stages of a cold war. “I......

Here’s how to tap your house for cash as home prices soar

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Soaring home prices are making many homeowners wealthier and wealthier. Those with mortgages — about 62% of all properties — saw their equity jump by 20% in the first quarter from a year earlier, according to CoreLogic. That represents an average gain of $33,400 in just that one year period.......

‘Left for dead’ stocks tied to the economic rebound will see a revival, top investor Jeff Mills predicts

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Investors may want to consider putting new money to work in stocks. This recent upheaval is creating significant investment opportunities in cyclical and value stocks, according to Bryn Mawr Trust’s Jeff Mills. “[These areas] of the market that have really......

The bond market is torn over the potential for higher inflation and lower growth

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A man wearing a protective face mask walks by 14 Wall Street in the financial district of New York, November 19, 2020. Shannon Stapleton | Reuters A volatile environment for government bonds is reflecting a highly uncertain future for the......

Market’s violent moves will set stage for a massive comeback, Wall Street bull predicts

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Market bull Art Hogan is looking beyond the trading week’s rough start. The National Securities chief market strategist expects the violent moves will set the stage for a massive comeback that will prompt him to hike his S&P 500 year-end......

This investment option can provide protection against inflation

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Whether transitory or not, inflation has investors rattled. “Many clients have brought up inflation as a concern,” said Jimmy Lee, the CEO of Wealth Consulting Group in Las Vegas. “They’re hearing it all over the place.” Inflation last month accelerated......

It’s ‘very dangerous’ to invest in stocks and bitcoin right now, long-time bear David Tice warns

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here The investor who sold his bear fund as the 2008 financial crisis was unfolding is delivering a grim long-term prognosis to Wall Street. From the S&P 500 to Big Tech to bitcoin, David Tice warns it’s a “very dangerous period”......

Watch Fed Chair Powell speak live on policy and the economy before a House panel

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here [The stream is slated to start at noon ET. Please refresh the page if you do not see a player above at that time.] Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell is speaking Wednesday to members of the House Financial Services Committee.......

Don’t give up on value trades because ‘the economy is on fire,’ Credit Suisse’s Jonathan Golub says

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here One of Wall Street’s biggest bulls isn’t jumping on the growth stock bandwagon. Despite the tech-heavy Nasdaq‘s run to record highs, Credit Suisse’s Jonathan Golub prefers value trades right now. “The second quarter of this year will be the fastest......

Fed officials kept a patient tone in terms of tightening monetary policy, minutes show

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Federal Reserve officials talked tapering at their most recent meeting, but few seemed in a rush to get the process going, according to minutes released Wednesday. The Federal Open Market Committee’s June 15-16 meeting summary provided only a few new......

‘Day of reckoning’ is coming for high-flying tech stocks, Wells Fargo warns

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Wells Fargo Securities’ Chris Harvey is doubling down on his Big Tech warning, saying a “day of reckoning” is ahead. He’s urging investors to take profits in light of risks associated with rising interest rates. “The premium that you’re paying......

This market trend suggests a weak summer, but Ally Invest has a message for investors: Don’t get discouraged

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Despite an upbeat market forecast for the year’s second half, Ally Invest’s Lindsey Bell has a warning for the next few months. Bell finds the third quarter is usually the weakest time of the year, up 0.7% on average since......

A key indicator shows we are past peak inflation fear, supporting the stock market rally

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here Traders at the New York Stock Exchange. Source: NYSE One of the biggest fears investors have faced this year is the threat that inflation could run amok and thwart the post-pandemic economic recovery. But over the past month, those fears......

This under-the-radar trend may provide investors with relief from runaway inflation fears

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CNBC – For more and to sign up click here A longtime market bull sees an under-the-radar trend that should calm runaway inflation fears, and it has nothing to do with Federal Reserve policy. According to The Leuthold Group’s Jim Paulsen, private money coming from individuals and companies has been......

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