High-beta stocks remain in a bear market, says Virtus’ Joe Terranova – CNBC Television

High-beta stocks remain in a bear market, says Virtus’ Joe TerranovaCNBC Television Bullish Optimism Cools as the Market Awaits the Fed Interest Rate DecisionRealMoney Investors shouldn’t pivot towards ‘high beta’ stocks ahead of the Fed decision, says Joe TerranovaCNBC Television Investors should be nervous going into the Fed decision, says iCapital’s Anastasia AmorosoCNBC Television View … Read more

US stock market is on track to hit the ‘January Indicator Trifecta,’ but can the rally last for the rest of 2023?

The US stock market is doing exactly what investors hoped it would to start the new year. As the month draws to a close, the stock market is finishing the first month of 2023 with healthy gains despite widespread concern that the economy might be on the brink of a recession. The stock market is … Read more

Hong Kong stocks fall for second day as Nikkei 225 declines

Stocks in the Asia-Pacific region dropped Tuesday, Jan. 31, with the Hong Kong market declining for the second day. Hong Kong stocks weakened, with the Hang Seng Index HK:HSI down 1.0% at 21,842.33, while the Nikkei 225 Index JP:NIK of Japanese companies dropped 0.4% to 27,327.11. The Shanghai Composite Index CN:SHCOMP of Chinese companies weakened … Read more

US Stocks Fall Ahead of Fed Meeting

Markets US Markets Investors brace for big week for tech stocks, with earnings due from Alphabet, Apple and Amazon

Tech stocks are having their best January in decades — here’s why that may not be a good sign

Technology stocks are on quite a tear to start 2023, but that could actually be an ominous signal. The Nasdaq Composite Index COMP, +0.95% is up 11% so far this month, on track for its best January performance since it notched a 12.2% gain in 2001, according to Dow Jones Market Data. But that 2001 … Read more

Fed needs to do 25-basis-point hikes, 50 would be a ‘disaster,’ says Wharton’s Jeremy Siegel – CNBC Television

Fed needs to do 25-basis-point hikes, 50 would be a ‘disaster,’ says Wharton’s Jeremy SiegelCNBC Television The Fed should raise rates by 50 basis points next week, says Komal Sri-KumarCNBC Television View Full Coverage on Google News

Bernstein’s Stacy Rasgon reacts to Intel’s weak quarterly results – CNBC Television

Bernstein’s Stacy Rasgon reacts to Intel’s weak quarterly resultsCNBC Television Intel’s horrible quarter revealed an inventory glut and underused factoriesCNBC Intel earnings: Chip giant misses Wall Street expectations, Q1 guidance disappointsYahoo Finance As Intel’s Revenue Plunge Continues, CEO Says Comeback Plan On TrackCRN Intel shares drop on weak quarterly results and expectations for another quarter … Read more

Inflation is slowing but high prices of consumer goods remain sticky – CNBC Television

Inflation is slowing but high prices of consumer goods remain stickyCNBC Television How Inflation Is Impacting Healthy EatingCityNews View Full Coverage on Google News

This recession indicator is close to the point of no return. But stocks historically rally if the Fed cuts and the economy still grows.

It’s way too early to proclaim a Goldilocks environment, even if major asset classes are at least pointing to a better chance of it. The S&P 500 SPX, -0.02% has gained 5% this year, and the tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite COMP, -0.18% is up 8%, even with a seemingly daily stream of job-cut announcements. Stay tuned … Read more