Stock Futures Rise After S&P 500 Narrowly Avoids Closing in Bear Market

Text size Commuters exit from the Wall Street subway station in New York. Amir Hamja/Bloomberg Stock futures were signaling a higher start for Wall Street on Monday after the S&P 500 rallied on Friday to avoid closing in a bear market. Contracts linked to the Dow Jones Industrial Average gained 144 points, or 0.4%, S&P … Read more

The Gold Rush Is On. It’s Not Too Late to Get In.

Text size Investors can buy a gold exchange-traded fund like SPDR Gold Shares or iShares Gold Trust, which own the precious metal. Chris Ratcliffe/Bloomberg The chase is on. The chase for gold, that is—and it’s not too late to buy some now.  Gold had been relatively boring for quite a while. After surging in 2020, … Read more