Dow Plunges 103 Points, Analysts Spar over Trade War’s Market Impact

Thursday’s closing bell couldn’t come soon enough for the US stock market, which plunged across the board and prevented the Dow from crossing the 26,000 point threshold. Dow Recovers 80 Points But Still Sees Triple-Digit Loss The Dow (blue), S&P 500 (red), and Nasdaq (orange) pared losses before the closing bell but ended the day …

Nvidia’s Collapsing Stock Could Kill Nasdaq’s Winning Streak

The Nasdaq Composite Index is on the verge of breaking out of its bear market. With a rebound of 12.9% since the infamous Christmas Eve massacre, tech stocks are on fire. But the winning streak could be halted by Nvidia’s earnings report tonight. Chipmaker Nvidia sent an unprecedented early warning to investors last month, bracing …

Dow Sneaks Higher, Bitcoin Price Holds the Line as US Stock Market Clears Major Hurdle

The Dow added to Tuesday’s blockbuster rally, and the S&P 500 cleared a key technical hurdle in what is shaping up to be another strong day for the US stock market. The bitcoin price, meanwhile, entered the day with a minor decline but held firmly above its interim support level. Dow Adds to Tuesday’s 372 …

Free Money for Everyone Sounds Great, But Finland Proves Basic Income is a Bust

Universal basic income experiments and other plans that seek to distribute free money seem wonderful considering so many people struggle to make ends meet because of their limited incomes. In the U.S., many legislators have called for federal and or/state governments to trial these economic policies. One recent proposal actually calls for people to receive …

Is Kudlow Shorting the Dow? Stock Market Plunges as Top Trump Adviser Says US & China ‘Miles’ Apart on Trade

The Dow’s mid-week sell-off took an even steeper turn on Thursday after White House economic adviser Larry Kudlow broke from the Trump administration talking point that the United States and China are close to reaching an agreement to end the trade war before new tariffs kick in at the beginning of March. Kudlow: US & …