If you think it’s been an up-and-down stock market recently, you’re right. The S&P 500 has gone 28 trading days — or nearly six weeks — without posting back-to-back daily gains. 314 more words
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On Wall Street, everyone fears the Big One. But it’s mini-corrections that have become the norm in times of stock market turbulence.
The Standard & Poor’s 500-stock index hasn’t suffered an official 10% correction in more than three years. 431 more words
Back in college, when I was figuring out the major question everyone asks you, “What do you want to be?” I wasn’t really interested in business, mainly, because my cousin and uncles were in a job called, “Sales,” which was what business was to me and I knew I never wanted to do that with my life. 726 more words
A stronger dollar means weaker earnings for big U.S. companies that do a lot of business abroad. But there’s a chance analysts slashed profit estimates too much — which could be bullish. 270 more words