Market Reversal Boosts Big Dividends

Cash is king now. The latest evidence: the market’s embrace of dividend-paying stocks compared to other long-time favorites, companies that do buybacks. Investors Rush to companies that promise regular payments To shareholders, a sign of Wall Street’s thirst for cash as the Federal Reserve raises interest rates and major stock indices struggle. The S&P 500 … Read more

Stock futures decline in volatile trading

US stock futures tumbled, putting the S&P 500 index on track to flirt with bear market territory once again. S&P 500 futures fell 0.9% on Tuesday, while Dow Jones Industrial Average futures lost 0.6%. Contracts for the technology-heavy Nasdaq 100 are down 1.5%. On Monday, major US indicators Rebounded, giving investors a breath After a … Read more

Stock market closed higher after flirting with the bear market

US stocks rose, led by the financial sector, as the S&P 500 moved away from bear market territory after flirting with such levels in volatile trading session Friday. The broad market index advanced 72.39 points, or 1.9%, to 3,973.75 on Monday. At one point on Friday, the S&P 500 Slither so far It was on … Read more