Category: Market

U.S. Stock Market Is Starting to Price in Dire State of the Economy
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U.S. Stock Market Is Starting to Price in Dire State of the Economy

Shocking economic data shows the U.S. economy has sunk, and real inflation has shot up. The U.S. stock market may be beginning to price in the terrible state of the real economy. Yelp released a damning report on Wednesday, revealing business closures across the U.S. have soared because of the pandemic. Meanwhile, the ‘Cantillon Effect’…

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Stock Market Meltdown Continues as Big Tech Extend Losses
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Stock Market Meltdown Continues as Big Tech Extend Losses

Major U.S. stock indices fell for a third day as the tech sell-off continued. Jim Cramer says it’s not too late for new investors to take profits. The stock market is vulnerable to a 10-15% sell-off. The U.S. stock market fell for a third straight day on Tuesday as last week’s tech sell-off continued. Stocks…

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Housing Market Defies Economic Malaise as Home Prices Rise Again
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Housing Market Defies Economic Malaise as Home Prices Rise Again

Home prices rose 0.8 percent in the second quarter of 2020. Overall, prices are up 5.4 percent nationwide compared to a year ago. Investors are thinking about housing more than ever as further potential lockdowns loom. The U.S. housing market secured a modest advance in the second quarter of the year, experiencing a 0.8 percent…

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Why the 2020 Stock Market Rally Could Be Far From Over
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Why the 2020 Stock Market Rally Could Be Far From Over

The S&P 500 hit a record high amid a pandemic-fueled recession. History tells us the market will be higher in one year. One of the biggest threats to the stock market is a ‘W-shaped’ recovery. The S&P 500 hit a new all-time high last week. It’s not the first time the stock market traded to…

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The Stock Market Is Holding Its Breath for a Pullback
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The Stock Market Is Holding Its Breath for a Pullback

August volumes are remarkably low. One reason could be economic uncertainty as traders brace for another pullback. The stock market’s disconnect from the real economy has become worrisome to traders concerned about another selloff. It’s not unusual to see trading volume dip in August, but this year, volumes have become disturbingly low. The lack of…

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IPO Duo Confirms the Market’s Insane Valuation Right Now
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IPO Duo Confirms the Market’s Insane Valuation Right Now

Airbnb delayed its IPO amid the market turmoil but has refiled for a launch this year. Palantir is also looking to go public. Both these companies may be looking to cash out thanks to high stock valuations right now. One of the few victims of the stock market–besides Warren Buffett for his failure to capitalize…

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The Stock Market Is at Bubble Levels – And Yes, Inflation Is to Blame
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The Stock Market Is at Bubble Levels – And Yes, Inflation Is to Blame

The government is misleading people about inflation. While consumer prices remain stable, asset prices are soaring. The S&P 500 is trading at levels unseen since the tech bubble in 2000. This represents extreme asset price inflation caused by massive government stimulus, and it will drive income inequality in the country. The United States’ core inflation…

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