Gold’s Awakening May Make Investors Sleep Less Soundly

Text size Gold’s price has climbed in 10 of the past 12 weeks and is now 6.1% below its record high. David Gray/Bloomberg Golden slumbers? Hardly. The precious metal has awakened in the past three months, quietly outperforming stocks since their mid-October lows. That’s something that hasn’t happened in the half-century since the Bretton Woods … Read more

‘2022 has been the scariest year of my adult and professional life’: One mortgage broker reveals how the housing slowdown upended financial security.

When mortgage rates hit 7% in the fall, Austin-based mortgage broker Aaron Kovac was a little spooked.  After a stunning rise in home sales amid ultra-low interest rates, “the market just went absolutely silent,” the 32-year-old, who has been in the mortgage industry for six years, told MarketWatch in an interview. As the housing market … Read more

Stocks got wrecked by rate shock in 2022. Here’s what will drive market in 2023.

2022 is over. Take a breath. Investors were understandably eager to ring the bell on the stock market’s worst year since 2008, with the S&P 500 SPX, -0.25% falling 19.4%, the Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -0.22% dropping 8.8% and the Nasdaq Composite COMP, -0.11% shedding 33.1%. Adding to the pain, the bond market was … Read more

Dow falls over 650 points after strong economic data, bearish comments by David Tepper

U.S. stocks were sharply lower in midday trade Thursday, more than erasing their gains from their biggest rally in three weeks after a round of upbeat economic data and a warning from hedge-fund titan David Tepper that he was “leaning short” against both stocks and bonds on expectations the Federal Reserve and other central banks … Read more

U.S. stock futures see choppy trading after Bank of Japan signals policy shift

U.S. stock futures were volatile as Treasury yields rose after the after Bank of Japan delivered a surprise tweak to monetary policy. How are stock-index futures trading S&P 500 futures ES00, -0.10% dipped 7 points, or 0.2%, to 3838 Dow Jones Industrial Average futures YM00, +0.01% fell 23 points, or 0.1%, to 32950 Nasdaq 100 … Read more

Investors Grow More Confident Fed Will Pull Off a Soft Landing

Investors Grow More Confident Fed Will Pull Off a Soft Landing

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Stocks Fall After Strong Data Raises Rate Fears

Markets U.S. Markets Crude-oil prices extend declines, Treasury yields tick lower

U.S. stocks have worst day in nearly three weeks as hawkish Fed speak, China worries rattle markets

U.S. stocks had their worst day in nearly three weeks on Monday as protests in China raised global-growth risks and Federal Reserve officials said more interest-rate increases will be needed to subdue inflation. How stocks traded The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, -1.45% finished down by 497.57 points, or 1.5%, at 33,849.46, not far from … Read more