Bonds flash recession warning light as key part of the yield curve inverts again

Bonds flash recession warning light as key part of the yield curve inverts again

The bond market is flashing a warning that the economy may be falling or already has fallen into recession, according to one closely watched measure. Market pros watch the spread on the Treasury yield curve, or the difference between the longer duration Treasury yields and shorter duration yields. Normally, longer duration yields, like the yield … Read more

Weekly outlook: 10 factors to move markets from 4-8 July. Read here

Weekly outlook: 10 factors to move markets from 4-8 July.  Read here

On Friday, Sensex closed at 52,907.93 down by 111.01 points or 0.21%. Nifty 50 ended at 15,752.05 lower by 28.20 points or 0.18%. Last week, both Sensex and Nifty 50 dipped by nearly 1% each. Yesha Shah, Head of Equity Research, Samco Securities said, “Market is expected to remain volatile due to a slew of … Read more

Recession fears flare and jobs report looms as markets head to Q3

Recession fears flare and jobs report looms as markets head to Q3

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. NYSE Investors are greeting the third quarter with greater trepidation about a recession, and that makes next Friday’s June jobs report a potentially bigger catalyst for markets than it might otherwise have been. The jobs report and Wednesday’s release of minutes from the Federal … Read more

Ball to Announce Second Quarter Earnings on August 4, 2022

Ball to Announce Second Quarter Earnings on August 4, 2022

WESTMINSTER, Colo- Ball Corporation (NYSE: BALL) will announce its second quarter 2022 earnings on Thursday, August 4, 2022before trading begins on the New York Stock Exchange. At 9 am Mountain time on that day (11 am Eastern time), Ball will hold its regular quarterly conference call on the company’s results and performance. The North American … Read more

The advantages an ‘S’ corporation | Community

The advantages an ‘S’ corporation |  Community

By Dan Barney Estate Planning & the Law Corporations are a backbone of the American Economy because they offer many advantages not available in other forms of business. Last week, we reviewed the legal characteristics of an LLC, (Limited Liability Corporation) as they relate to small or family owned corporations. The LLC offers “pass thru … Read more

Quarter-end buying may lift stocks higher before the next market storm

Quarter-end buying may lift stocks higher before the next market storm

Trader on the floor of the NYSE, June 7, 2022. Source: NYSE The stock market is about to close out its worst first half in decades in the week ahead, setting the stage for a summer of uncertainty and volatility. But in the very near term, strategists see a window of positive momentum for an … Read more

In Volatile Markets, Income Investors Must Choose: High Yields or Steady Payouts.

In Volatile Markets, Income Investors Must Choose: High Yields or Steady Payouts.

As 2022 approaches its midpoint with deepening concerns about recession and inflation, stocks with higher yields have performed relatively better than those with faster-growing payouts. But Donald Kilbride, the portfolio manager of the $53 billion Vanguard Dividend Growth fund (ticker: VDIGX), which focuses on rising payouts, not yield, is taking that in stride. As of … Read more

Disney is seeing ‘resilient’ theme-park attendance despite turbulent economy, says analyst

Disney is seeing ‘resilient’ theme-park attendance despite turbulent economy, says analyst

In the face of turbulent economic times, Walt Disney Co.’s theme-park business could still see some magic. Bank of America’s Jessica Reif Ehrlich wrote Thursday that attendance at Disney DIS, -0.33% parks “remains resilient despite recent macro volatility as visitors rarely cancel trips once booked.” She added that the company’s move to cancel Disneyland annual … Read more

Stock Market Closed for Juneteenth, June Economic Data, and More to Watch This Week

Stock Market Closed for Juneteenth, June Economic Data, and More to Watch This Week

Text size Uncredited US stock and bond markets will be closed on Monday in observance of Juneteenth. There will be a handful of earnings reports, annual shareholders, and economic-data releases when investors return this week. Companies reporting quarterly results will include Lennar on Tuesday; FedEx , BlackBerry , and Darden Restaurants on Thursday; and CarMax … Read more