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15 stocks that have failed at least 33% but by these measures are still standouts in their sectors

During a year in which more than half of the stocks in the S&P 500 Index have declined 10% or more, you have probably seen the term “oversold” being bandied about. But what does oversold really mean? it means you think a stock has dropped too much, based on some quality you expect to fuel …

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‘No where to hide?’ Why stagflation fears put stocks on verge of a bear market

It will take more than Friday’s big bounce to put to rest the fear of a bear market in stocks as uncertainty about the Federal Reserve’s ability to get a grip on inflation without sinking the economy stokes fears of stagflation — a pernicious combination of slow economic growth and persistent inflation. Stagflation is “an …

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‘No where to hide?’ Why stagflation fears put stocks on verge of a bear market

It will take more than Friday’s big bounce to put to rest the fear of a bear market in stocks as uncertainty about the Federal Reserve’s ability to get a grip on inflation without sinking the economy stokes fears of stagflation — a pernicious combination of slow economic growth and persistent inflation. Stagflation is “an …

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How a bitcoin market ‘in extreme fear’ compares with the past, and what to expect next

Stablecoin USDTerra, or UST USTUSD, +17.71%, once among the top 10 largest cryptocurrency by market cap, lost its 1 to 1 peg against the US dollar, falling to as low as 6 cents on Friday, according to CoinDesk data. MOON MOONUSD, 18.75, another cryptocurrency backing UST, fell nearly to zero from over $80 in early …

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Musk’s ‘bizarre tweet’ is the latest reminder that retail investors eyeing Twitter should proceed with caution

If you recently gobbled up Twitter TWTR, -9.67% stock on the news that Elon Musk would be paying $54.20 a share to acquire the social media company and take it private, Friday the 13th is living up to his reputation. Just know that investing experts have been urging caution all along for anyone eyeing potential …

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Stocks Trim Weekly Losses With Friday Gains

US stocks ended higher Friday after a punishing week of losses across major indices. Traders welcomed the reprieve from the brutal spring selloff that has left virtually no corner of the market unscathed. This week brought several shocks to the market. Data showed inflation is still running hot, disappointing investors. Cryptocurrencies swooned after a so-called …

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US Stocks Rise After Brutal Trading Week

US stocks were higher Friday after a punishing week of losses across major indices. Traders welcomed the reprieve from the brutal spring selloff that has left virtually no corner of the market unscathed. This week brought several shocks to the market. Data showed inflation is still running hot, disappointing investors. Cryptocurrencies swooned after a so-called …

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This portfolio manager’s strategy uses just one ETF and his own ‘crash indicator’ to beat the market by 530%

Markets are off to a stronger start on Friday, but it’s been a rough few days, with the S&P 500 facing a six-week losing streak, its longest in a decade. With a war raging in Europe, surging prices all over and uncertainty over what central banks can do about it, investors may not get that …

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