Some experts say a recession is coming. How to prepare your portfolio

Some experts say a recession is coming.  How to prepare your portfolio

Phonlamaiphoto | Istock | Getty Images Months of stock market volatility, surging inflation and rising interest rates have left many investors wondering if a recession is coming. The stock market tumbled again on Thursday, with the S&P 500 capping its worst six-month start to a year since 1970. In all, it’s down more than 20% … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, June 21

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street set to bounce after S&P 500’s worst seek since 2020 The sign for Wall Street is seen with US flags outside the New York Stock Exchange. Yuki Iwamura | afp | Getty Images Dow futures … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, June 17

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street set to bounce but still tracking for a terrible week Traders on the floor of the NYSE, June 16, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures on Friday pointed to a strong open on Wall Street. … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, June 14

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street set to rise after S&P 500 officially closed in bear market Traders on the floor of the NYSE, June 13, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures bounced after Tuesday’s cooler inflation report and what could … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, June 10

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Wall Street turns decisively lower after another hot inflation report Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange NYSE US stock futures turned sharply lower after Friday’s before-the-bell inflation report showed a bigger-than-expected increase. … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, June 6

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stocks set to bounce after Wall Street’s losing week Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, June 3, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Wall Street was set to … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures are lower after release of May jobs report Traders on the floor of the NYSE, May 27, 2022. Source: NYSE Stock futures were down Friday morning, as Wall Street digested the release of May’s better-than-expected … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Dow futures rise as Wall Street begins June trading A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, US, on Tuesday, May 31, 2022. Michael Nagle | Bloomberg | Getty … Read more

The S&P 500 launches its fifth 5% rally since the Jan. 3 peak. Could this one stick?

This is the daily notebook of Mike Santoli, CNBC’s senior markets commentator, with ideas about trends, stocks and market statistics. The fifth S&P 500 rally of more than 5% since the Jan. 3 market peak is underway. The index is more than 8% higher than the intraday low for this downturn set a week ago. … Read more

Stocks could build on gains in the week ahead as investors await Friday’s jobs report

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, May 6, 2022. Source: NYSE Stocks could carry the momentum of this latest rally into next week as investors look ahead to Friday’s jobs report. All three major index scored big gains in the past week, each rising higher than 6%. Both the S&P 500 and Nasdaq Composite … Read more