Dow climbs ahead in whipsaw trading. Walmart and Home Depot beat forecasts. – Barrons | Omd Cialis

text size US housing starts fell more-than-expected in July, to their lowest level since early 2021. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images) Stocks ended Tuesday mixed with little macro news after a relatively quiet trading day. income from Walmart and home depot beat Wall Street forecasts. That Dow Jones industry average rose 239 points, or 0.7%, to 34,151.8. … Read more

Walmart stock rebounds after earnings and sales beat expectations and outlook upgraded – MarketWatch | Omd Cialis

Walmart Inc. shares climbed to a three-month high on Tuesday after the discount retail giant reported earnings and sales for the fiscal second quarter that beat recently lowered expectations and raised its full-year earnings outlook. Results come three weeks after Walmart WMT, +5.91% issued a second profit warning for fiscal 2023 in two months, with … Read more

Here’s what investors should do when the housing market faces tough times – MarketWatch | Omd Cialis

With interest rates rising, increasing attention is being turned to the housing market, which has been hit by a slowdown since its post-pandemic surge. New signs of trouble come from Compass COMP, whose shares are falling in the premarket after the real estate agent and technology provider slashed its annual sales forecast and revealed plans … Read more

Are you ready to cash out some winnings from this stock market run? An exit path is on the horizon, says this strategist – MarketWatch | Omd Cialis

Welcome to a moody Monday with falling equity futures and oil prices hit hard after a string of dismal data out of China and a surprise rate cut. Some say the global growth engine’s economic woes are in a different drawer than the rest of the world due to Cihna’s self-imposed slowdown from COVID restrictions. … Read more

The surge in inflation cools off in July. Should stock market investors still play defense? – Market observation | Omd Cialis

The recent rise in stocks helped lift the Nasdaq Composite COMP from Wednesday’s bear market territory and the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA to leave the correction area. But the strong rebound also sparked debate over whether investors should adjust their portfolios and move away from defensive plays. Growth stocks generally outperformed their value peers … Read more

Inflation report brings two pieces of good news for retirees and retirees – MarketWatch | Omd Cialis

Retirees and people looking for a secure income received two pieces of very good news this week, of which you may only have heard one. Inflation in July was below fears (although a debate is now raging as to what the ‘real’ inflation rate is – more on that below). Meanwhile, your ability to earn … Read more

“Strange Week” Full of Conflicting Signals in Financial Markets Begins to Draw – MarketWatch | Omd Cialis

It’s been a week of headaches across asset classes – one that left investors and traders with mixed conclusions about what lies ahead after data release showed US inflation slowed more than forecasters expected. Some describe the stock market as “euphoric” about the possibility that the worst of inflation is behind us. Major indices continued … Read more

It’s a Tom Jones rally, but it could be overbought, analysts at MarketWatch say | Omd Cialis

Recent stock action could worry bulls. The S&P 500’s initial rally on Thursday to new three-month highs fizzled out during the session. The “peak inflation rally” faded. Early Friday futures are firmer again, but inevitably some observers are still wary of the recent rally. “Obviously, a bear market rally and a sustained recovery are similar … Read more

Nasdaq bull market? A Tale Of Head Fakes Says It’s Too Early To Celebrate – MarketWatch | Omd Cialis

Before investors hand out cigars in celebration of the birth of a baby bull market for the Nasdaq Composite, investors might want to take a look back at history. Sure, the tech-heavy gauge closed up 20.8% on Wednesday from its closing low of 10,646.10 for 2022, set on June 16 in the new bull market. … Read more

The financial market’s best inflation traders missed the downside surprises. Now they are lowering the expectations for 2022. – Market observation | Omd Cialis

Inflation has been nothing but full of surprises – it remained persistently hot last year when professional forecasters expected an easing, and then fell even lower than widely expected for July. The CPI report for the last month, released on Wednesday, surprised to the downside — with a compound annual rate of 8.5%, below the … Read more