Stocks Poised to Fall Monday

U.S. stocks are poised for a slightly lower open on Monday ahead of another busy week of earnings and the Federal Reserve’s latest decision on interest rates on Wednesday. At 6:22 p.m. Eastern time Sunday night, Dow Jones Industrial Average futures were down 39 points, or 0.1%, while the S&P 500 futures were down 0.2%, … Read more

8 Mining Stocks: Why Their Long-Term Outlook Is Bright

The world needs metals like copper, iron, and cobalt, but investors don’t seem to need mining stocks. They should reconsider. Investor reluctance is understandable. Why get exposure to an industry whose profits hinge on the health of industrial activity when the global economy seems headed for a downturn that would probably send metal prices lower?