These 10 stocks have fallen at least 20% this year, but are expected to soar up to 66% from here

These 10 stocks have fallen at least 20% this year, but are expected to soar up to 66% from here

It sure has been a wild ride for investors over the past few weeks, with the S&P 500 benchmark rising 10% from March 8 through March 30. But the broader stock market is still down for 2022. Below is a list of 10 stocks that have fallen at least 20% this year, but are expected … Read more

Consortium to Buy Nielsen for $10 Billion

Consortium to Buy Nielsen for $10 Billion

Nielsen Holdings NLSN 20.31% PLC agreed to sell itself to a group of private-equity firms in a deal that values ​​the media-measurement company at around $10 billion, resurrecting a deal after talks fell apart last week. A consortium led by Elliott Management Corp.’s private-equity arm and Brookfield Asset Management Inc. agreed to pay $28 a … Read more

Billionaires like Jeff Bezos are big on owning farmland. Here are some ways average investors can play this sought-after commodity.

Billionaires like Jeff Bezos are big on owning farmland.  Here are some ways average investors can play this sought-after commodity.

Stock futures are rising, as optimism is in the air over a potential breakthrough for negotiations between Ukraine and Russia on Tuesday. Obviously not just markets would welcome a halt in the humanitarian disaster. Apart from that obvious point, other worries have focused on disruptions to farming in the global breadbasket of Ukraine. “The #1 … Read more

Get ready for $900 billion of stock purchases this year, says Goldman Sachs. Here’s who’s buying.

Get ready for $900 billion of stock purchases this year, says Goldman Sachs.  Here's who's buying.

Wall Street is looking a little less surefooted as a new week begins, with oil sliding as fresh COVID lockdowns in China adding to a hefty worry pile. Bonds continues to slump as well. But maybe don’t bet against stocks, which have been regrouping since an early March pullback. “’Less bad than feared’ is a … Read more

This fund bailed on techs at the end of the year. Here’s the sector it’s fading now.

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What better time to invest in financials than at a time with rampant inflation and a Federal Reserve promising 11 rate hikes over the next two years? That’s not the view at Deuterium Capital, which is expecting a sharp slowdown in the economy. The Deuterium Global Dynamic Allocation Fund is mostly driven by a macroeconomic … Read more

Fed official doesn’t think housing market is headed for a crash: ‘I am trying to buy a house here in Washington and the market is crazy’

Fed official doesn't think housing market is headed for a crash: 'I am trying to buy a house here in Washington and the market is crazy'

Federal Reserve Governor Christopher Waller has no doubt about how competitive today’s housing market is. “Trust me, I know it is red hot because I am trying to buy a house here in Washington and the market is crazy,” Waller said in a speech at a housing conference. But even as home and rental prices … Read more

Judge Approves $126 Million Sale of The One Megamansion, Despite Lender Objections

Judge Approves $126 Million Sale of The One Megamansion, Despite Lender Objections

A US Bankruptcy Court judge approved the $126 million sale of The One, the over-the-top Bel-Air megamansion once slated to list for $500 million, dropping the curtain on a saga that has long captivated the Los Angeles real-estate world. In a Monday hearing, US Bankruptcy Court Judge Deborah J. Saltzman said that, while the sale … Read more

‘The housing market is in the early stages of a substantial downshift’: Home sales may drop 25% by the end of summer, according to this analyst. Here’s why.

'The housing market is in the early stages of a substantial downshift': Home sales may drop 25% by the end of summer, according to this analyst.  Here's why.

The popular spring home-buying season is just ramping up. But one analyst is warning that it could be a bust. Ian Shepherdson, chief economist and founder of research consulting firm Pantheon Macroeconomics, is predicting a dramatic fall in the pace of home sales this year. In a research note, he projected that existing-home sales will … Read more

‘The housing market is in the early stages of a substantial downshift’: Home sales may drop 25% by the end of summer, according to this analyst. Here’s why.

'The housing market is in the early stages of a substantial downshift': Home sales may drop 25% by the end of summer, according to this analyst.  Here's why.

The popular spring home-buying season is just ramping up. But one analyst is warning that it could be a bust. Ian Shepherdson, chief economist and founder of research consulting firm Pantheon Macroeconomics, is predicting a dramatic fall in the pace of home sales this year. In a research note, he projected that existing-home sales will … Read more

Foreclosures are on the rise. Here’s what that says about the housing market

Foreclosures are on the rise.  Here's what that says about the housing market

The foreclosure uptick indicates that the economic — and especially employment recovery — is not complete, an expert says. Getty Images In January there was a seven-fold increase in foreclosure starts as compared to December, with roughly 33,000 loans referred to foreclosure, according to a report from mortgage data and analytics company Black Knight. What’s … Read more