There is still too much risk in the equity and bond markets. Earn this easy 4.5% return while you wait for stability, says trader who hit 2 big calls in 2022.

There is still too much risk in the equity and bond markets.  Earn this easy 4.5% return while you wait for stability, says trader who hit 2 big calls in 2022.

Ahead of Big Tech Earnings, Meta Results Poised to Lighten Nasdaq Composite COMP for Thursday. The S&P 500 SPX also points to gains as investors have a glass-half-full view of the Fed meeting. LaDucTrading.com founder Samantha LaDuc is concerned that investors are in the throes of another Fed error. “The market is not pricing in … Read more

The stock market had a great January. Now it’s all the Fed.

The stock market had a great January.  Now it’s all the Fed.

Font size A scene from the floor of the New York Stock Exchange last week. Michael M. Santiago/Getty Images The stock market just ended a positive January. After last year’s bear market, and in combination with other recent movements, this is a very positive signal. The S&P 500 closed January with a gain of just … Read more

Investors are dangerously ignoring the impact of the bear market on earnings

Investors are dangerously ignoring the impact of the bear market on earnings

Famed shortseller Jim Chanos sees an alarming trend in the market. “I’ve been on the street [since] 1980 [and] no bear market has ever traded more than nine times to 14 times previous peak earnings,” Chanos & Co.’s founder said. Monday on CNBC’s “Fast Money.” related investment news His latest warning comes in the midst … Read more

S&P 500 nears first ‘gold cross’ in 2.5 years, but no guarantee for more gains ahead

S&P 500 nears first ‘gold cross’ in 2.5 years, but no guarantee for more gains ahead

The S&P 500 is on the verge of earning its first “gold cross” in two and a half years, but that doesn’t mean stocks will deliver more gains in the coming year. The gold cross indicator is used by technical analysts as a sign that a certain uptrend in markets or currencies is gaining momentum. … Read more