The Policy Market – Congress Eyes Vaping


Welcome to The Policy Market – Seeking Alpha’s presentation of today’s top policy-related news stories with potential market impact. Follow this account and turn the e-mail alert on to receive this article in your inbox each morning before the market open. Pallone wants answers on vaping The New Jersey CongressmanRead More →

Will Dovish Fed Policy Fuel U.S. Stocks?


By James T. Tierney, Jr. Equity markets recovered in June as the US Federal Reserve turned decidedly dovish, coming in line with most central banks around the world. But after posting strong gains, to end the quarter close to a record high, how much more steam do US stocks haveRead More →

DNC’s Tom Perez embraces clashes on policy at debate: ‘Nobody was putting silly nicknames on people’


After Wednesday’s Democratic debate featured sharp clashes between presidential hopefuls, Democratic National Committee Chairman Tom Perez said he isn’t worried about the party’s candidates attacking one another. “We had differences on policy,” he told MarketWatch on Thursday. “Nobody was talking about hand size. Nobody was putting silly nicknames on people.Read More →

Policy Misstep Deja Vu? | Seeking Alpha


Last year’s fourth-quarter bear market went into overdrive due to several miscalculations by the Federal Reserve led by Jerome Powell, in which they underestimated the rapid decline in liquidity and the market’s ability to handle further planned tightening for 2019. More fuel was added to the fire by rising escalationsRead More →