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Stock market has changed, says Balyasny Asset Management …

Spencer Platt/Getty Images The stock market has changed, and investors are going to have to sharpen their wits. That’s according to Dmitry Balyasny, the managing partner at the billion-dollar hedge fund Balyasny Asset Management. The firm managed $12.6 billion in hedge-fund assets at the start of the year, according to the Hedge Fund Intelligence Billion Dollar Club ranking. Balyasny wrote ...

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The stock market may not be able to defy gravity for much longer

iStockphoto The stock market may be poised for a big fall. History is not on the market’s side. U.S. stocks have gone over a year without a major drawdown, prompting some strategists to predict a swoon that could shave as much as 5% off of the SP 500. Ryan Detrick, senior market strategist at LPL Financial, is among those who ...

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Stock market pivots firmly lower in early afternoon trade following Trump Jr. tweets

The U.S. stock market took a decided turn lower on Tuesday around noon, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average falling by more than 100 points. The cause for the sudden jolt lower wasn’t entirely clear, as stocks had been wavering between small gains and losses earlier in the session, but the move came as Donald Trump Jr. released an email ...

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How to spot the next stock market crash

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Despite Weak Economic Narrative Stock Market Bull is Strong & not Ready to Crash

The fact that the stock market has run to such heights illustrates the power the Fed has over the economy and the markets. The saying “Don’t fight the Feds” comes to mind. Thus in the interim even though there is plenty of data that illustrates this economic recovery is illusory in nature, the stock market will probably continue trending higher ...

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Stock market tracking tech rebound, oil slump ahead of big bank earnings

Two big events on the horizon are Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen speaking before Congress and the launch of earnings season with reports coming out from big banks. But until those get under way, investors are paying attention to whether the tech sector can follow through with a recent gain and whether oil prices can pull out of a slump. ...

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Should you sell the U.S. stock market and buy the rest of the world …

While the beginning of July always brings plenty of patriotic talk, as investors it’s important to understand that the stock market is much bigger than just America. Yes, the U.S. economy is still the biggest in the world. But according to the World Bank, the U.S. economy is less than 25% of global GDP. And while the New York Stock ...

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President Trump Claimed the Stock Market Has Added $4 Trillion in Value Since His Election. It Hasn’t

stock market gains in the United States, but his math for those gains is quite a bit off. In a speech he gave to the Three Seas Initiative in Warsaw, Poland—a group of countries committed to improving economic ties between the United States and ex-Communist countries—Trump pointed to the stock market when explaining that the U.S. is doing “very well—very ...

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Stock-market euphoria is at a 6-year high—and that is bad news

If bull markets are born on pessimism, grow on skepticism, mature on optimism and die on euphoria, as famed investor John Templeton once said, then recent research from Bank of America Merrill Lynch offers cause for concern. Optimism reached its highest level on Wall Street since 2011 in June, according to strategists at B. of A., including equity and quantitative ...

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Further Damage Tipped For Hong Kong Stock Market | 07/05/17 …

(RTTNews) – The Hong Kong stock market has tracked lower in three straight sessions, giving away almost 580 points or 2.1 percent along the way. The Hang Seng Index now rests just beneath the 25,390-point plateau, and the market is looking at another soft start again on Wednesday. The global forecast for the Asian markets is flat to lower amid ...

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