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Financial Advisors Shine Their Spotlight on Apple Inc (AAPL) Following Better-Than-Expected Earnings, But Weak Guidance and...

The US stock market reversed its trajectory last week and saw a sell-off that snowballed Friday, February 2 and Monday, February 5, resulting in a combined 2,100-point drop in two days and historic declines of the Dow Jones Industrial Average. Between January 29 and February 2, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 4.12%, while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite slid by 3.85% and 3.53%, respectively. All indices erased most of the gains captured in the first month of 2018 by Friday and went into red territory...

Financial Advisors Propel Alibaba Group Holding Ltd (BABA) Among Most-Searched Tickers Following Price Target Hikes Ahead of...

Investors shrugged off the three-day government shutdown that ended on Monday, January 22nd, and strong corporate earnings helped the stock market build momentum and appreciate despite a couple of minor declines in intraday trading on Wednesday and Thursday of the same week. On Wednesday, January 24th, the US Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, hinted that US trade authorities might take action against China’s infringement of intellectual property...

Financial Advisors Eye NVIDIA Corporation Amid Positive Analyst Updates

The US stock market continued its ascension and hit new records between January 16 and January 19, despite the government shutdown. As the Senate failed to vote on a spending bill, at midnight on Saturday the shutdown began and continued into Monday with hundreds of thousands of workers staying at home until Senators reached...

Financial Advisors Take a Closer Look at Wal-Mart on the Back of Wage Boost, Sam’s Club Closings News

The US stock market extended its gains on the second trading week of 2018 with three main indexes, S&P 500, Dow Jones Industrial Average and Nasdaq Composite covering more ground ahead of the beginning of the fourth-quarter earnings season and amid high levels of optimism regarding the state of the US economy. In this way, between January 8 and January 12, the Dow Jones Industrial Average advanced by 2.01% followed by the Nasdaq Composite and the S&P 500, which increased by 1.74% and 1.57%, respectively. On Tuesday, the S&P 500 closed at 2,751.29, registering the best start of the year since 1987. However, the following day the Nasdaq Composite and S&P 500 ended the gaining streak as they closed lower...

Financial Advisors Turn Back to Apple as Stock Market Starts 2018 Strong

The US stock market had a great start of the week, with Nasdaq Composite and the S&P 500 hitting new records right on the first trading session of 2018. Between January 2 and January 5, the Nasdaq Composite advanced by 3.38% and the S&P 500 and the Dow Jones Industrial Average weren’t far behind, having registered gains of 2.60% and 2.33%, respectively. Both Dow Jones and Nasdaq Composite had the best start of the year since 2006. Investors are confident that after a successful 2017, the stock market will continue its bull run this year on the back of stronger global growth and solid earnings...

Financial Advisors Focus on Energous Corp as Stock Surges on FCC Certification News

The US stock market declined on the last trading week of the year with the stocks closing on a slightly negative note. Tech stocks put some pressure on the market during the shortened trading week between December 26 and December 29, extending the losses from the previous week on the back of market participants adjusting their expectations regarding the GOP tax bill effect on tech companies. Apple Inc (NASDAQ:AAPL) was among the biggest losers in the tech space following a report of soft iPhone X demand...

Financial Advisors Put Apple at the Top of Most Searched Tickers List Amid iPhone Slowdown Revelation

Between December 18 and December 22, the stock market registered a further increase amid the Senate and House members vote on the tax bill that aims to cut the corporate tax rate to 21% from 35% and the subsequent signing of the bill by President Trump. Stocks gained ground as many companies vowed to use the additional cash gained from lower taxes to boost wages and new construction. Throughout the week investors and analysts digested the bill trying to assess the direction of the stock market in 2018, with the consensus...

Financial Advisors Put General Electric in Cross Hairs After Job Cuts News

US stocks gained more ground last week on the back of the Federal Reserve increasing the key interest rate and investors’ confidence that the new tax bill will pass. In this way, between December 11 and December 15, the S&P 500 gained 0.92%, while Dow Jones and Nasdaq Composite advanced by 1.33% and 1.41%, respectively. The indexes declined on Thursday, with the S&P 500 registering the lowest decline in a month as there was a brief moment of uncertainty regarding the success of the Republicans’ tax plan after Senators Marco Rubio and Mike Lee said that they would not support the bill without changes to child tax credits. However...

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