The Markets are tired from so much shoveling while S&P is still lingering on January 1999 levels.
Money and finance
Today’s economic chaos is the inevitable result of trying to manage far too many alternative realities instead of focusing on the hard realities of how things actually are.
Bonds benefited from the “lost decade” in stocks, which experienced two bear markets in the past 11 years. Time to give up on stocks?
Between a rock and a hard plate is when you’re doomed if you do and doomed if you don’t. Lawmakers and lobbyist see to that.
As human beings we have the capacity to solve problems and improve lives; unless bureaucratic roadblocks cheat us out of a future.
Italy is losing the confidence of investors, resulting in a rise in cost of loans to keep their economy going. Expect volatility to continue.
Unless you have a vested interest in the stock market and the banks, just sit back in a comfortable chair and watch the Greek tragedy unfold.
Surprise call for a referendum on bail out agreement in Greece may have derailed the markets on its way to an optimistic Christmas Rally.
As long as employees take steps to learn the basic rules of stock options, they stand to profit handsomely from these benefits.
The absence of bad news in the past few weeks has put a remarkably positive spin on the markets.
We’re in a period of de-leveraging, but Mr. Market doesn’t care what we think. He has plans of his own! That’s why stock market investors are ahead for the year. For now.
Until underlying fundamentals are properly addressed, markets will remain highly volatile, largely based on hope against the odds.
We are learning how to kick our problems into next week, month or year, which brings fear one week and greed the next and that creates a highly volatile market.
History reveals that at some point in the future China will stumble. Which pressures that will unleash on the global economy is as yet not clear.
Volatility and uncertainty rule the field while optimists like Warren Buffett claim we won’t go double dip and others claiming we already have.