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

Retirement funds are getting beat up in 2022. How investors can cope

Near-retirees who turned to target-date funds to build their nest eggs may want to rethink their retirement planning as stocks and bonds face sharp declines. The S&P 500, off by about 23% in 2022, is in bear market territory. Bonds are also taking their lumps, with the 10-year Treasury yield rising as high as 3.48% … 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

Global markets are tanking ahead of a huge week for central banks

A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, June 1, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters LONDON — Global stock markets are falling sharply after May’s US inflation print reignited fears that central banks will be forced into aggressive monetary policy tightening. Friday’s highly-anticipated consumer price index … Read more

Fed will raise raise rates next week but Powell may matter most

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks at a news conference following a Federal Open Market Committee meeting on May 04, 2022 in Washington, DC. Powell announced the Federal Reserve is raising interest rates by a half-percentage point to combat record high inflation. Win Mcnamee | Getty Images The week ahead may all come down to … 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 Wednesday, May 25

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Nasdaq futures slide, a day after tech-heavy index sank more than 2% Traders on the floor of the NYSE, May 23, 2022. Source: NYSE US stock futures fell Wednesday, one day after the Nasdaq dropped 2.4% as … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, May 24

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Dow set to gave back some of Monday’s snapback rally A screen displays the Fed rate announcement as a trader works inside a post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Monday, May 23

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. S&P 500 set to open higher after narrowly avoiding a bear market close Traders on the NYSE, May 20, 2022. Source: NYSE Dow futures rose 350 points Monday after the 30-stock average recorded its first eight-week losing … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Friday, May 20

Here are the most important news, trends and analysis that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stock futures rise after S&P 500 closes on brink of a bear market Traders work on the trading floor at the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in Manhattan, New York City, US, May 19, 2022. Andrew Kelly … Read more