Trump to investors: Vote for me or else!

2019-06-16

Vote Trump — or you can kiss your precious bull market goodbye That’s basically the warning President Donald Trump fired off over the weekend to his 61 million Twitter TWTR, -0.52% followers: “If anyone but me takes over in 2020 … there will be a Market Crash the likes ofRead More →

Asian markets mostly higher as investors await Fed meeting

2019-06-16

Asian shares were mostly higher Monday amid a wait-and-see attitude about the direction of interest rates and the trade dispute between the U.S. and China. Japan’s benchmark Nikkei 225 NIK, +0.09%   gained 0.1% in morning trading. Australia’s S&P/ASX 200 XJO, -0.22%   lost 0.s%, while South Korea’s Kospi 180721,Read More →

One of Wall St.’s premier investors says S&P 500 may tumble 16% by summer’s end because markets never ‘had a trade war like this’

2019-05-31

Enjoy Thursday’s muted stock-market bounce, because Scott Minerd of Guggenheim Partners says it won’t last for very long. The chief investment officer and one of the world’s premier bond-fund managers, in a late-Wednesday interview, told MarketWatch that the equity market is likely to stage a mini-rebound in the coming sessionsRead More →

Asian markets mixed as investors weigh Huawei implications

2019-05-20

Asian stock markets were mixed in early trading Tuesday, amid reports that the Trump administration will extend a temporary reprieve for an export ban to China’s Huawei Technologies Co. The Wall Street Journal reported Monday that the U.S. will soon announce a handful of U.S. companies may receive 90-day exemptionsRead More →

Investors Won’t Like a More Exciting Macquarie By Bloomberg

2019-05-02

© Reuters. Investors Won’t Like a More Exciting Macquarie (Bloomberg Opinion) — Whisper it, but Australia’s millionaires factory had until recently risked looking a bit boring. Macquarie Group Ltd., the country’s largest investment bank, got the nickname in the go-go years before the 2008 financial crisis when returns ran freelyRead More →