dow-surges-after-blowout-jobs-data-distract-from-sluggish-economy

The Dow rose on Friday thanks to blockbuster jobs growth but will likely close the week in the red.China announced it would wave trade war tariffs on US soybeans and pork.The move presents Trump with a dilemma as a new trade deal deadline approaches without a firm agreement.The Dow accelerated its previously-cautious recovery on Friday,…

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will-the-longest-bull-market-in-us.-history-lead-to-economic-ruin?-history-says-yes

When the U.S. stock market saw extended bull markets throughout history, it was met with intense pullbacks.Data indicates that equities are currently overvalued.A steep downturn can be avoided if strong numbers pertaining to the economy continue to roll out.The U.S. stock market is officially in the longest bull market in history. The last time there…

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dow-futures-tread-cautiously-despite-strong-jobs-growth-expectations

Dow treaded up cautiously ahead of the November government jobs report.November’s non-farm payrolls are expected to beat October’s.But the ADP report released earlier this week has suggested there’s a ‘downside risk’.Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures were up by 0.23% in Friday’s premarket hours ahead of the release of the non-farm payrolls report. The modest…

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consumer-credit-bubble-could-drag-economy-into-recession

Consumer credit card charge-offs shot up year over year in the third quarter to levels unseen since 2013.Meanwhile consumer debt is showing distress in auto loans and housing, as banks shore up loan loss reserves by billions.The vast securitization of consumer credit card debt has all the makings of another Great Recession.Consumer credit card delinquency…

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treasury-yields-drift-higher-as-new-york-fed’s-recession-indicator-flashes-warning-sign

10-year Treasury yield returns above 1.80%.The Dow and broader U.S. stock market see a narrowing of their trading range.The probability of recession hitting the United States is growing, according to New York Fed.U.S. government debt yields edged higher on Thursday, as investors sought refuge from a highly volatile stock market amid conflicting reports over the…

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dow-stuck-ahead-of-friday’s-jobs-report-&-next-week’s-tariff-time-bomb

The Dow Jones tracked sideways ahead of Friday’s jobs report.Adding to the risky outlook for the Dow, fresh tariffs are set to go into effect on December 15th.All of this equates to a potentially turbulent weekend for Wall Street.Caution was the name of the game for the Dow Jones on Thursday, as the stock market…

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5-reasons-why-the-dow-unexpectedly-struggled-today

The Dow appeared headed for a second straight gain following three consecutive losses.But stocks failed to secure those gains, and Wall Street’s primary indices slid into decline.We examine five reasons the Dow struggled on Thursday.The Dow Jones Industrial Average shot higher when the bell rang on Thursday morning, but the index quickly relinquished those gains…

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dow-plods-higher-after-jobless-claims-plunge-to-7-month-low

The Dow rose for a second consecutive day on Thursday.Investors continue to imbibe on trade war optimism following a few days of sobriety.US jobless claims plunged to a seven-month low.The Dow climbed for a second straight session on Thursday. China gave a bittersweet update on the state of trade negotiations with the US, and investors…

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2020-will-be-a-make-or-break-year-for-the-longest-bull-market-in-us.-history

The S&P 500 is up 373% since March 2009, representing the longest and best-performing bull market ever.Some of the most prominent analysts in the industry are estimating a market top.The state of the U.S. economy raises concerns about a recession.The current market boom represents the longest and best-performing bull run in the history of the…

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dow-futures-surge-but-wells-fargo-warns-4-critical-stock-market-risks

Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures jumped 111 points on Thursday, extending yesterday’s stock market rally.But Wells Fargo analyst Chris Harvey struck a negative tone, citing four major risks facing the market.Retirement funds, the Federal Reserve, growth expectations, and political risk are all headwinds going into 2020.Dow Jones Industrial Average (DJIA) futures were up 111…

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