Stock market: Here’s one veteran strategist’s guess at a bear market bottom

Investors would be wise to buckle up for more downside to an already battered stock market, veteran CFRA Chief Investment Strategist warns. “I think this will be a bear market with a recession,” (video above). “Bear markets with recessions have ended up being deeper and lasting longer than those without a recession, with the average … Read more

Stock market news live updates: Stocks sink Fed fears, currency turmoil persist

U.S. stocks extended losses in another back-and-forth session Monday, with equities poised for more turbulence this week as and a rattle investors. The S&P 500 barreled down nearly 1% in afternoon trading, while the Dow Jones Industrial Average logged roughly the same percentage drop, or a 300-points loss. The technology-heavy Nasdaq Composite dipped 0.4% after … Read more

Billionaire Carl Icahn warns ‘you can’t cure’ hot inflation — but when an audience member asked him for stock picks, he

Easy monetary policy might seem fun at the beginning, but it has consequences. While asset prices shot up in 2020 and 2021, they pulled back substantially in 2022. Meanwhile, inflation remains near 40-year highs and the Fed has to raise interest rates aggressively to . “We printed up too much money, and just thought the … Read more

Throw-in-Towel Moment Is Yet to Come Even After Stock Selloff

(Bloomberg) — After hefty losses, stock market volatility is still on the rise and traders are rushing to bet on further equity downside, yet investors’ throw-in-the-towel moment may not have arrived. Most Read from Bloomberg US stocks were largely unchanged on Monday after slumping more than 9% in the last two weeks. After such periods … Read more

Stock Market Bear Recommends Going ‘a Little Bit Long’ on Stocks

(Bloomberg) — The broad selloff in risk assets is offering a buy signal to contrarian investors. Most Read from Bloomberg Count Dennis Gartman among them. The retired publisher of the long-running investor note, The Gartman Letter, has been bearish on equities since early January. But after the wave of selling triggered last week by the … Read more

Stock Traders Brace for a Steeper Dive as Fed Ups Recession Fear

(Bloomberg) — A hawkish Federal Reserve crushed whatever hope investors had, plunging the stock market into a doom spiral last week and sparking traders’ fears that even more losses are on the way. Most Read from Bloomberg Any hopes that stocks had priced in the bulk of the bad news heading into the Fed’s latest … Read more

Sempra’s (NYSE:SRE) stock has dropped to US$162, but insiders may have sold too soon at a price of only US$144 a share

Sempra’s (NYSE:SRE) stock price has dropped 4.0% in the previous week, but insiders who sold US$370k in stock over the past year have had less luck. Insiders might have been better off holding onto their shares, given that the average selling price of US$144 is still below the current share price. While we would never … Read more

Insiders sitting comfortably on a US$14k profit after buying Dominion Energy, Inc. (NYSE:D) stock worth US$686k last yea

Insiders who bought Dominion Energy, Inc. () in the last 12 months may probably not pay attention to the stock’s recent 3.8% drop. Reason being, despite the recent loss, insiders original purchase value of US$686k is now worth US$700k. While insider transactions are not the most important thing when it comes to long-term investing, we … Read more

Vital Farms (NASDAQ:VITL) shareholders have endured a 36% loss from investing in the stock a year ago

It is a pleasure to report that the Vital Farms, Inc. () is up 31% in the last quarter. But that is minimal compensation for the share price under-performance over the last year. After all, the share price is down 36% in the last year, significantly under-performing the market. Now let’s have a look at … Read more

Morningstar Tells Investors This Metric Is More Important Than Stock Value or Growth

If you want to invest your money in a smart way, financial experts have recommended avoiding big, high-growth stocks in favor of value names that aren’t as popular. The basic strategy: identify opportunities while minimizing some risk. But the Chicago-based financial firm Morningstar says there’s a smarter way to make money-beta can help investors identify … Read more