Markets may deliver modest but steady returns over the next 3 years; check asset allocation, investment strategy

Markets may deliver modest but steady returns over the next 3 years;  check asset allocation, investment strategy

Indian share markets are expected to deliver modest but steady returns from current levels over a 2-3-year horizon, said Siddharth Vora, Head – Investment Strategy & Fund Manager – PMS, Prabhudas Lilladher in an interview with Harshita Tyagi of FinancialExpress.com. His positive outlook is based on decent forecast earnings growth in India on the back … Read more

End of a winning week on dovish Fed bets

End of a winning week on dovish Fed bets

European markets were flat on Friday to close out an otherwise upbeat week, as the US Federal Reserve’s latest meeting minutes added to expectations that monetary policy tightening may slow down. The pan-European Stoxx 600 slipped 0.1% below the flatline in early trade, with retail stocks shedding 0.8% while banks added 0.3%. The European blue … Read more

Investors track data, Fed minutes

Investors track data, Fed minutes

LONDON — European markets were flat on Wednesday as investors assessed euro zone economic data and awaited the US Federal Reserve’s latest meeting minutes. The pan-European Stoxx 600 index was little changed in early trade, with mining stocks adding 1.2% while autos fell 0.7%. The European blue chip index closed Tuesday’s session up 0.8% at … Read more

S&P 500 futures fall ahead of more retail earnings before the Thanksgiving holiday

S&P 500 futures fall ahead of more retail earnings before the Thanksgiving holiday

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Oct. 21, 2022. Source: NYSE S&P 500 futures fell early on Monday ahead of another batch of retail earnings to kick off a shortened week for the Thanksgiving holiday. Futures tied to the broad market index were lower by 0.35%. Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were lower by … Read more

Top Street analysts say buys stocks like VMware and GlobalFoundries

Top Street analysts say buys stocks like VMware and GlobalFoundries

VMware at the NYSE, Dec. 14, 2021. Source: NYSE The market is set to begin what should be a quiet holiday week, but key catalysts are on the horizon. The stock market is closed on Thursday for Thanksgiving Day, and it is set to close at 1 pm on Friday. Investors are on guard for … Read more

Investors assess interest rate path

Investors assess interest rate path

Stocks on the move: Verbund up 9%, Fuchs Petrolub down 4% Austrian hydropower producer Association saw its shares climb more than 9% by mid-afternoon to lead the Stoxx 600 after the Austrian government announced plans for a temporary windfall tax of up to 40% for oil and gas firms and power companies. The tax can … Read more

Jim Cramer says ‘exhausted’ sellers are behind the market’s strength

Jim Cramer says ‘exhausted’ sellers are behind the market’s strength

CNBC’s Jim Cramer said on Thursday that stocks have largely remained resilient lately because the investors remaining in the market are there to stay. “The sellers are exhausted. The remaining shareholders, they may just be in it for the long haul. That’s why so much money’s in index funds. People don’t want to trade. They … Read more

Greenlight’s David Einhorn is crushing the market this year. Here are his top holdings

Greenlight’s David Einhorn is crushing the market this year.  Here are his top holdings

Greenlight Capital’s David Einhorn is in the middle of a stellar year as his inflation bets and other trades pay off. Here’s a breakdown of his latest holdings that propelled the big outperformance. The star manager kept most of his inflation plays relatively unchanged during the third quarter. Green Brick Partners, a bet on rising … Read more

Morningstar names stocks to buy with markets undervalued by 15%

Morningstar names stocks to buy with markets undervalued by 15%

With many stocks in a bear market, equities could be undervalued by 15%, according to Morningstar’s chief US strategist. Dave Sekera told CNBC last week that markets are overestimating the impact of inflation on the US economy, leaving many stocks below their fair value. “We actually think the US market is pretty undervalued here, trading … Read more

Here’s how bitcoin futures ETFs performed in a dramatic week for crypto

Here’s how bitcoin futures ETFs performed in a dramatic week for crypto

ETFs closely tied to the price of bitcoin served investors reasonably well as crypto proxies during a volatile week, even as losses for long-term holders continue to build. The ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITO) and Short Bitcoin Strategy ETF (BITI) both saw their largest daily trading volumes on record last week. Smaller funds from Valkyrie … Read more