Protests against Covid controls erupt across China

Protests against Covid controls erupt across China

Demonstrators against Covid restrictions hold blank sheets of paper during a protest in Beijing in the early hours of Monday, Nov. 28. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images BEIJING — Rare protests broke out across China over the weekend as groups of people vented their frustration over the zero-Covid policy. The unrest came as infections … Read more

Asia markets fall amid unrest in China over Covid restrictions

Oil prices slip as China’s Covid protests continue Crude oil futures slipped early in Asia as high Covid cases, virus restrictions and unrest in China raise fears about demand from the world’s second-largest oil consumer. West Texas Intermediate futures shed 0.35% to $76.01 per barrel, while Brent crude futures lost 0.26% to $83.41 per barrel. … Read more

Our allies and enemies hold the keys to unlocking this market

If the rest of the world would simply do what is expected of it, we would have a decent stock market and more prosperity with less inflation. That just isn’t the case right now. We are in a seasonably strong period — that’s for certain. We seem to have decent retail sales on tap, at … Read more

Top Wall Street analysts say buy stocks like Disney & Nvidia

Jensen Huang, CEO of Nvidia, shows the NVIDIA Volta GPU computing platform at his keynote address at CES in Las Vegas, January 7, 2018. Rick Wilking | Reuters Even though the holiday week ended on a positive note for stocks, more volatility is likely in the cards. All eyes are on November’s upcoming payrolls report, … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, November 21

Heritage turkeys make rapid gurgling sound at Elmwood Stock Farm ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday in Georgetown, Kentucky, November 16, 2021. Amira Karaoud | Reuters Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Time to talk turkey Happy Thanksgiving Week. We may have a shortened trading schedule, … Read more

Crypto Entrepreneurs Fail to Capture Elon Musk’s Attention With $600,000 Goat Statue

Markets Currencies Cryptocurrencies Co-founders of Elon GOAT token deliver 12,000-pound sculpture to Tesla’s Austin headquarters, but Musk doesn’t respond

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

6 Preferred Stocks That Offer Safety and High Yields

There still is plenty of yield in the depressed preferred-stock market—even after the recent half-point yield decline in the Treasury 10-year note to 3.7%. Many preferred issues yield 6% or more and offer investors good dividend security since they are a senior form of equity. Preferred holders also benefit since dividends, like those on common … 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