List/Grid Yearly Archives: 2018

Market Extra: Stock havens take it on the chin as bond yields rise

Market Extra: Stock havens take it on the chin as bond yields rise

The U.S. stock sectors historically seen as safe are starting to look like they’re among Wall Street’s riskiest. Defensive sectors, so called because they’re seen as offering more stable (if… Read more »

The best jobs to have when the economy tanks

The best jobs to have when the economy tanks

Want a raise the next time a recession happens? Get a job with Uncle Sam. People who take a job with the government during a recession tend to see more… Read more »

Market Extra: 4 scenarios for the ECB meeting on Thursday in one handy chart

Market Extra: 4 scenarios for the ECB meeting on Thursday in one handy chart

The European Central Bank gathers for its policy-setting meeting on Thursday and the big question on traders’ mind is when President Mario Draghi & Co. will put an end to… Read more »

Market Snapshot: Dow threatens longest losing streak in a year as 10-year Treasury yield cracks 3%

Market Snapshot: Dow threatens longest losing streak in a year as 10-year Treasury yield cracks 3%

U.S. stocks were little changed on Tuesday, with major indexes retreating from early highs as a rise in bond yields suggested the outlook for equities may be more tepid than… Read more »

The Margin: One year after a man was dragged off a plane, United hasn’t fully regained customer confidence

The Margin: One year after a man was dragged off a plane, United hasn’t fully regained customer confidence

One year later. Have customers forgiven United Airlines? In April 2017, United Airlines faced a crisis that went viral on social media in a matter of hours, and brought an… Read more »

What to do if your child was one of the 1 million whose identities were stolen in 2017

What to do if your child was one of the 1 million whose identities were stolen in 2017

Your children may be less safe online than you think — even before they ever use a computer. More than 1 million children were victims of identity fraud in 2017,… Read more »

The Wall Street Journal: Multibillion-dollar IPO for Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi could happen this year

The Wall Street Journal: Multibillion-dollar IPO for Chinese ride-hailing giant Didi could happen this year

China’s Didi Chuxing Technology Co., one of the world’s largest ride-hailing companies, is holding discussions about a multibillion-dollar initial public offering that could happen as soon as this year, according… Read more »

Currencies: Dollar remains lower as 10-year Treasury yield hits 3%

Currencies: Dollar remains lower as 10-year Treasury yield hits 3%

The U.S. dollar on Tuesday weakened slightly against its major rivals, but remained near three-month highs, as the 10-year Treasury yield hit the psychologically important 3% level for the first… Read more »

Bond Report: U.S. 10-year government bond yield breaches 3% level

Bond Report: U.S. 10-year government bond yield breaches 3% level

The yield on 10-year Treasury note touched the 3% level early Tuesday, a key psychological level for the benchmark government bond, which has endured a sustained selloff amid swirling concerns… Read more »

You may want to retire to one of these surprising cities

You may want to retire to one of these surprising cities

Athens, Ga. Boone, N.C. Iowa City, Iowa. These are just three of the top 25 cities to retire affordably, according to a new Forbes list. Retirement is highly personal —… Read more »

© 6891 Stock Investors News. All rights reserved. XHTML / CSS Valid.