Here’s How Kim Jong-un’s “Death” Could Affect The U.S. Stock Market

North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un is reportedly dead according to multiple news outlets. Financial markets may not take the news positively, as tension between the U.S. and China could worsen over turmoil in Pyongyang. The U.S. stock market already looks vulnerable, and more geopolitical chaos is the last thing it needs. Kim Jong-un is believed …

Why Stock Market Bulls Had Better Pray the 49ers Win the Super Bowl

Historical precedent suggests an NFC Super Bowl victory is better for the stock market than an AFC win. That’s even more crucial this year as the San Francisco 49ers (NFC) face off against the Kansas City Chiefs (AFC). After a volatile week on Wall Street, some NFL fun is just what the doctor ordered. Stock …

Trump Urges Fed to ‘Do Something’ as Stock Market Signals Recession

President Trump wants the Fed “to do something” about the spiraling stock market, but monetary policymakers are keeping their distance. | Source: AP Photo/Evan Vucci By CCN Markets: The stock market major indices including the Dow Jones are getting shellacked today as the yield inversion in the bond market spooks investors. The yield curve hasn’t …

Don’t Be Fooled. This Dow Jones Bounce Is Nothing but a Head Fake

Donald Trump’s easing of tariffs sent the Dow Jones higher on Tuesday, but don’t be fooled. A crash is coming. | Source: Drew Angerer / Getty Images / AFP By CCN Markets: News that Donald Trump would delay the imposition of tariffs on some Chinese goods sent the Dow Jones rocketing today. Beware, though, because it’s …

Santa Claus Rally Comes Early. These 3 Dow Jones Stocks Lead the Way

President Trump has decided to delay China tariffs due to the Christmas season. He wants to help consumers, but he’s also helping Dow Jones stocks. | Source: REUTERS / Brendan McDermid By CCN Markets: If you’re wondering what’s behind the rally in the Dow Jones and S&P 500 indexes, you can thank Santa Claus. President …