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$3,000 gold and more outrageous market predictions investors shouldn't discount.

$3,000 gold and more outrageous market predictions investors shouldn’t discount.

Monday served as yet another blow to investors betting on a Goldilocks economy and a less aggressive Fed. Some are now not ruling out a Grinch-like turn from the central bank – a 0.75% rise next week instead of the 0.50% the markets had pinned their hopes on – following strong data on services, employment …

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Dow Jones plunges 480 points as investors fear Fed rate hike through 2023

Dow Jones plunges 480 points as investors fear Fed rate hike through 2023

Dow Jones futures were higher ahead of Tuesday’s open after the Dow Jones Industrial Average sold more than 480 points on Monday. Tesla stock plunged after several reports announced that Tesla plans to cut production of electric vehicles in China as demand appears to be weakening. X The electric vehicle giant has refuted the reports, …

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Why Monday's stock market rout should be a wake-up call for investors

Why Monday’s stock market rout should be a wake-up call for investors

Monday’s sharp selloff could be the start of the next decline in equities as a sense of complacency has taken hold in markets after a bumper October and November, several strategists told MarketWatch. In a note to clients on Monday, Jonathan Krinsky, chief technical strategist at BTIG, said US stocks were poised to fall after …

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European markets fall as investors assess China's Covid relaxation and oil moves

European markets fall as investors assess China’s Covid relaxation and oil moves

Stocks in motion: CFF up 8%, Rational down 7% Swedish real estate company SBB saw its shares surge 8% mid-afternoon to top the Stoxx 600 after presenting its pro forma earning capacity for 2023 following the sale of shares in education unit EduCo. At the bottom of the index, German kitchen appliance maker Rational fell …

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Are you finding the market difficult at the moment?  Here's how young investors can be smart with their money

Are you finding the market difficult at the moment? Here’s how young investors can be smart with their money

“Stock markets will periodically experience losing streaks […] and every investor will experience it from time to time,” one personal finance expert told CNBC’s Make It. xavier lorenzo | time | Getty Images Investing was hot earlier in the Covid-19 pandemic – stock markets boomed, as did retail investing apps, meme stocks and cryptocurrency. Trading …

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Why the jobs report still matters to investors: Morning Brief

Why the jobs report still matters to investors: Morning Brief

This article first appeared in the Morning Brief. Get the Morning Brief delivered straight to your inbox Monday through Friday by 6:30 a.m. ET. Subscribe Friday, December 2, 2022 Today’s newsletter is from Myles Abroad, senior markets editor at Yahoo Finance. Follow him on Twitter @MylesUdland and on LinkedIn. Read this and other market news …

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Japanese stocks drag losses in Asia as investors seek clarification on China's Covid rule changes

Japanese stocks drag losses in Asia as investors seek clarification on China’s Covid rule changes

Singapore and New York are ranked among the most expensive cities to live: EIU Singapore and New York have been ranked as the most expensive cities to live in this year, according to the Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU). EIU’s survey showed that the average price of goods in 172 major cities around the world rose …

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Stocks rally on hopes of relief from China's COVID policy.  Here's why economists think investors are too optimistic.

Stocks rally on hopes of relief from China’s COVID policy. Here’s why economists think investors are too optimistic.

Investors rejoiced over China’s latest COVID policy this week after massive lockdown protests erupted across the country, rocking global financial markets, but economists believe markets have placed “too much great likelihood” that the restrictions will soon be eased. China’s National Health Commission said on Tuesday it would step up COVID vaccinations for the elderly and …

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