Nasdaq Dips As Apple Tests Support; Oil Jumps, Stitch Fix Soars | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

A 0.3% decline for the Nasdaq composite by the close Tuesday didn’t look too bad on the surface, but semiconductor stocks got hit with more selling, particularly Apple (AAPL) ... Continue Reading →

Stock Indexes Slip; Apple And Chips Apply The Brakes | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

U.S. stock indexes started on a weak note and maintained it near midday Tuesday as semiconductor stocks and Apple dragged the market lower. X The Dow Jones industrial average was ... Continue Reading →

A Special Kind of Giving | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Several years ago, we had a problem with a merchant. We declined to pay a disputed bill and got a call from a collection agency. The caller was both aggressive and cagey, declining ... Continue Reading →

S&P 500 Futures Fall; Bitcoin Futures Rally After Big Losses | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Futures for the S&P 500 index edged lower early Tuesday morning while CME (CME) and Cboe (CBOE) Bitcoin futures rebound after big, volatile losses last weekr the cryptocurrency ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Apple Steady After Downgrade; Why This Bitcoin ETF Hasn’t Topped | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

A Wall Street analyst’s downgrade of megacap tech leader Apple (AAPL) didn’t ruffle the feathers of institutional investors, even as major stock indexes cooled mildly ... Continue Reading →

Cultural Winners And Losers Of 2017 | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The first year of President Trump stirred the makers of popular culture into a frenzy of resistance. Any list of the year’s cultural winners and losers revolves around how the ... Continue Reading →

Tax Reform Trips Early Rally; Intel Heads Dow, Clears Buy Point | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Stocks jumped at Wednesday’s open as markets awaited a final, procedural House vote on Congress’ massive tax overhaul package. Gains by Intel (INTC), FedEx (FDX) and Micron ... Continue Reading →

Stock Market Today: Stocks Tread Water, But This Top Memory-Chip Maker Sparks Chip Rally | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The major market averages were quietly mixed following the Senate’s passing of the tax-reform bill. Next, the bill will head back to House for a final vote before going to President ... Continue Reading →

After Tax Reform, GOP Needs To Fix Arcane Budget Rules | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

The Republicans have passed their tax bill, without a single Democratic vote, despite low to dismal poll ratings. It’s reminiscent of the passage by Democrats, without a single ... Continue Reading →

This Stock Leads Oil Plays Up; Apple Fine; How Far Will This Bitcoin ETF Fall? | Stock News & Stock Market Analysis

Major indexes traded mostly flat in afternoon trading Wednesday, leading some observers to believe that the expected major tax reform legislation has already been baked into the stock ... Continue Reading →