Robert Shiller: Solid earnings season won’t be enough to avert another correction

Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller believes a strong earnings season may not be adequate to keep stocks out of the red. Despite two corrections since February, the Yale University Professor — who predicted both the dotcom bubble of the late 1990s and the housing meltdown that triggered the 2008 financial crisis — contended market valuations […]

Citi warns of bigger market corrections ahead — but says ‘buy on the dips’

Stock markets have had a bumpy first quarter, and global equity analysts at Citigroup believe that this is only set to continue. Fears of a sudden uptick in inflation, a potential trade war and possible new regulations on the tech sector have sent stock prices lower since the start of 2018. Analysts at Citi said […]

Fluctuation in the price of the S & P 500

The S&P 500 — after reaching a record high last week — is hovering just below its highest price-to-book ratio since 2007. “This is a new era, sort of a turning point, and a lot of investors are still on the sidelines,” said Markus Huber, a trader at City of London Markets. Stockholders trying to […]

Recession, market crash next year, expect rate cuts: Rickards

The Federal Reserve hiked interest rates just two weeks ago for the second time in a decade, but it will soon be cutting them again, said Jim Rickards on Tuesday. Speaking to CNBC’s Squawk Box, the director of The James Rickards Project said a stock market correction is coming as President-elect Donald Trump’s economic stimulus […]

10 Stocks Warren Buffett Loves for 2016 — Including Apple

Warren Buffett doesn’t swing at every pitch, but when he does he usually gets a hit. The billionaire Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A) (BRK.B) manager has built his fortune by buying when the time is right. And when he is shopping for opportunities, his value investing mantra drives him to seek out what he considers wonderful, quality […]

Longtime bull turned bear says S&P 500 could tumble 34.1%

Jim Stack, president of Stack Financial Management and InvesTech Research, has been bullish since early 2009. Last Friday, in his long-running InvesTech newsletter, he wrote: “Judging by the depth, duration, and broadening sector contribution to the ‘distribution’ in leadership, we must conclude that Wall Street is currently in a bear market.” “Distribution” is Wall Street-speak […]