The fallout from the escalation of the U.S.-China trade talks has pushed the price of to just a cent over $8 a bushel, the lowest since December 2008. However, China stopped buying U.S. soybeans when the trade war started, and has been turning to Brazil instead. The Chinese...
With U.S.-China trade tensions continuing to consume much of the market's attention, it’s tough to stay focused on earnings results and other economic indicators that, so far, have remained mostly positive for equities. Indeed, those were the primary drivers for the stock rebound on Friday, along with some...
Friday’s rebound was too little too late but that doesn’t mean trade will curtail the U.S. bull market Technicals show increasing red flags, with all major US indices falling below short-term uptrend lines with internal weakness Yields invert for the second time this year Oil fighting to stay above $60 Stocks staged...
The payments industry is undergoing rapid change, with noncash payments disrupting existing systems. The transformation has created a competitive battleground between already established companies in the industry vying for a leadership position in the future of cashless payments. Two of the biggest players in the field, PayPal Holdings (NASDAQ:)...
U.S. futures attempt rebound from steepest U.S. stock tumble since Christmas-eve rout European, Asian shares keep sliding; Chinese assets take a hit from trade balance data Yen and gold continue climbing Oil struggles to stay north of $60 Key Events Futures on the , and pared some of the steep...
Uber Technologies Inc. (NYSE:) produced quite a few winners yesterday after raising of 2019. Some of Uber’s top employees, Silicon Valley investors, and SoftBank—its largest shareholder—are among those who will be busy booking big gains on their investments. But the question that’s most relevant now is whether Uber...
Like the Pied Piper of Hamelin, U.S. President Donald Trump rid the oil market of its excessive supply by imposing sanctions on Iran and Venezuela. WTI 1-Week Chart - Powered by TradingView Then when OPEC didn’t give him the payback he wanted in higher production, he picked a trade fight...
Away from the daily market noise and volatility, there are some old-economy stocks that don’t get as much investor attention as they deserve. The new-born Dow Inc. is one such player, which after its recent spin-off from the parent DowDuPont Inc., is offering a very attractive income-generating opportunity. Dow...