NewsWatch: 4 things that might surprise investors this earnings season
Investors can expect mention this quarter of some of the unusual and possibly one-off events of the last three months, including the three hurricanes that devastated parts of Texas, Florida and the Caribbean, and caused major damage in Puerto Rico. See full story.
S&P 500 is poised to make uncanny stock-market history—for doing almost nothing
How quiet is this stock market? By at least one measure, the S&P 500 is on pace to register is lengthiest period of quiescence in more than two decades. See full story.
These insurance stocks look like winners as Trump whacks at Obamacare
It’s Friday the 13th, and the bears surely are ready to see our relentless bull market finally run into a bit of bad luck. The edifice of Obamacare certainly looks haunted, but today’s call highlights insurance stocks that might be winners. See full story.
Bitcoin bulls see $6,000 in sight, as digital currency jolts higher
Bitcoin extended its rally on Friday, with the No. 2 most prominent digital currency, Ether, joining in a rise that has taken both to or near all-time highs. See full story.
Who has the guts to buy Equifax stock — and potentially make a killing?
This might be the ultimate test for a contrarian investor. By Mark Hulbert. See full story.
People’s greatest fears have changed significantly since the 2016 election. See full story.
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