Asian markets fall as China protests, lockdowns cloud outlook

Asian markets fall as China protests, lockdowns cloud outlook

BANGKOK — Shares skidded in Asia on Monday, with Hong Kong briefly dipping more than 4% following weekend protests in various cities over China’s strict zero-COVID lockdowns. US futures were lower after a mixed, shortened session Friday on Wall Street. Oil prices fell more than $2 a barrel. The unrest in China is the boldest … Read more

US stock futures fall as Chinese protests rattle markets, oil hits 2022 low

US stock futures fall as Chinese protests rattle markets, oil hits 2022 low

US stock-index futures sank Sunday night, as Asian markets fell following widespread public demonstrations in China and as oil prices hit a 2022 low. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YM00, -0.45% fell nearly 200 points, or 0.6%, as of 9 pm Eastern, while S&P 500 futures ES00, -0.61% and Nasdaq-100 futures NQ00, -0.77% dropped even … Read more

US stock futures fall as Chinese protests rattle markets, oil hits 2022 low

US stock futures fall as Chinese protests rattle markets, oil hits 2022 low

US stock-index futures sank Sunday night, as Asian markets fell following widespread public demonstrations in China and as oil prices hit a 2022 low. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YM00, -0.49% fell nearly 200 points, or 0.6%, as of 9 pm Eastern, while S&P 500 futures ES00, -0.64% and Nasdaq-100 futures NQ00, -0.80% dropped even … Read more

Stocks Are on the Rise, but Earnings Could Drag Them Down Again

Markets This summer, analysts thought S&P 500 companies’ fourth-quarter earnings would rise. Now they think earnings will fall.

Stocks Finish Mixed in Shortened Trading Day – The Wall Street Journal

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Year-end rally? Bullish stock-market pattern set to collide with stagflation fears

The period between now and year-end marks a historically bullish final stretch of the year for US stocks, particularly just before and after Christmas. The question for investors is whether favorable seasonal factors will be outweighed by economic fundamentals. The momentum towards a year-end rush to stocks seems to only be getting stronger now that … Read more

Stocks Are Clawing Their Way Back. Consider These Moves for 2023. – Barron’s

Stocks Are Clawing Their Way Back. Consider These Moves for 2023.Barron’s A Bull Market Is Coming: 2 Top Growth Stocks You’ll Regret Not Buying On the DipThe Motley Fool 10 Growth Stocks with Upside PotentialYahoo Finance 5 Growth Stocks with Upside PotentialInsider Monkey 2 Stocks Under $100 You Can Buy and Hold ForeverThe Motley Fool … Read more

Oil Stocks Rally Despite Falling Prices. Why People Are Buying.

A unique phenomenon has been playing out in the oil market: Oil stocks have risen 5% in the past month even as the price of oil has fallen 9%. The divide could mean that oil stocks are set for a downward reversion, because they’ve outpaced the price of the commodity by too much. But some … Read more

Stock Market Looks Poised to Rally as Bond Yield Falls – Barron’s

Stock Market Looks Poised to Rally as Bond Yield FallsBarron’s

Is the Stock Market Open Today? Here Are the Hours for Black Friday.

Instead of gearing up to trade Thursday, investors may be defrosting their Thanksgiving turkeys—and clipping coupons ahead of Black Friday. This year, Thanksgiving and Black Friday come after two days of stock market gains. On Wednesday, the Dow Jones Industrial Average, the S&P 500, and the Nasdaq Composite all finished higher after the release of … Read more