Dow Futures Bleed Out as Morgan Stanley Rings Recession Alarm

By CCN Markets: Dow Jones futures extended losses in early trading Wednesday after Morgan Stanley cautioned investors over a possible recession. Even with Federal Reserve rate cuts on the horizon in July, Morgan Stanley equities strategist Michael Wilson warned it might be too little, too late to prevent a recession. “Fed could cut as soon …

Dow Shoots North But Hedge Fund Pro Warns of 40% Stock Market Crash

 By CCN: The Dow overcame a worrisome jobs report to shoot higher on Friday, as the US stock market plowed ahead toward its best week since November 2018. However, one hedge fund legend warns that if Donald Trump fails to mount a successful reelection campaign, his successor could trigger a brutal 40% stock market crash. …

This Stock Market Lifeline Could Come from a Surprising Place: Australia

By CCN: The U.S. stock market struggled for much of the past month, sending the S&P 500, Dow Jones, and Nasdaq lower amid a rapidly-intensifying U.S.-China trade conflict. However, a growing number of equity strategists expect the Federal Reserve to slash its benchmark interest rate, and the impetus for that policy shift could come from …

Forecast Darkens as BA Plunges Toward 5-Month Low

By CCN: If you thought things couldn’t get any worse for Boeing stock (BA), you were very, very wrong. After weeks of constant scrutiny, the aerospace giant’s 737 MAX aircraft has suffered another brutal setback, and it sent the Dow’s largest component careening toward a five-month low. Boeing Stock Bears Brunt of 737’s Safety Failures …

How Trump Created a $5 Trillion Stock Market Crisis

 By CCN: The Dow recoiled on Friday after President Trump dragged the United States into a trade conflict with Mexico, wreaking havoc on an already-fragile stock market. As Wall Street buckles up for yet another tariff-induced shellacking, equities analysts warn that Trump’s trade war tab is coming due, and the cost already adds up to …

Dow Recovery Collapses After UBS Downgrade Ravages Key Stock

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market traded mixed-to-lower on Thursday, with Verizon Communications (VZ) emerging as the unlikely laggard after an analyst at UBS painted a dismal outlook on the telecom giant. Dow Slides; S&P 500 Stable Wall Street’s major indexes traded mixed Thursday, which reflects a tepid pre-market for Dow futures. …

Dow Booms After Trump Admin Flip-Flops on Ruthless Huawei Blacklist

By CCN: The Dow raced toward recovery on Tuesday after the Trump administration caved to pressure to moderate its hardline stance on Chinese tech giant Huawei. However, as trade tensions grow increasingly fraught, investors should question the long-term health of the stock market. Dow Plots 150 Point Rebound All of Wall Street’s major indices surged …

Dow Plummets After Trump Shocks Wall Street with Bombshell Iran Threat

By CCN: The Dow slumped toward another painful loss on Monday after President Trump shocked Wall Street by threatening to launch an aggressive military assault on Iran. Dow Endures Painful Nosedive All three major US stock market indices endured steep losses at the opening bell. As of 9:35 am ET, the Dow Jones Industrial Average …

Dow Reverses Brutal Loss as Tame Inflation Keeps Fed Hawks at Bay

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market were under pressure Friday morning after the Trump administration raised tariffs on $200 billion worth of Chinese goods, setting the stage for a prolonged and potentially damaging trade war with Beijing. Equity markets would later reverse their declines as investors parsed through tame inflation data that …

Dow Frantically Searches for Silver Lining After China Shocks White House

By CCN: The Dow and broader U.S. stock market frantically searched for a silver lining Thursday after China threatened harsh retaliation in response to a sizable tariff increase by the White House that could be implemented in the next 24 hours. Dow, S&P 500 Extend Brutal Slide All of Wall Street’s major indexes declined sharply …