Thu, 30 Mar 2017 10:43:43 GMT
Money borrowed to buy stocks hits record
Investors continue to bet big on the Wall Street bull, at a time when stocks are hovering near records but have been unable to break through to fresh peaks. The latest data from the New York Stock Exchange show margin debt, or cash borrowed to buy ...
Thu, 30 Mar 2017 22:19:36 GMT
Why the stock market could deliver a big surprise for skeptical investors this year
U.S. stocks have scored respectable gains so far this year, but strategists see just a muted move higher by the end of the year. That forecast may not be such a bad thing, from a contrarian view. "I think that's a sign that there's a fair degree of ...
Wed, 29 Mar 2017 22:13:00 GMT
Cramer's rules for spotting high-quality stocks as a DIY investor
With the Street buzzing about asset manager BlackRock's decision to let machines play the market, Jim Cramer defended stock-picking for individual investors, arguing that some stocks are simply too good not to buy out of fear of messing up. "My point ...