The San Francisco 49ers, a team name that pays tribute to the pioneers who struck it rich in the 1800s gold market, may have appeal that crosses over into equities as well, Bespoke Investment Group says.
Global investors say the state of the U.S. government’s finances is the greatest risk to the world economy and almost half are curbing their investments in response to continuing budget battles, a Bloomberg poll shows.
Aug. 9 (Bloomberg) -- On today's "Street Fighters," Silver Bridge Advisors' Tom Manning, Cetera Financial Markets' Brian Gendreau and Bespoke Investment's Paul Hickey discuss the markets and their investment strategies. They speak on Bloomberg Television's "Street Smart." (Source: Bloomberg)
The assertion that a short seller offered to sell market-moving research to other traders before making it public is failing to sway investors after the biggest plunge in the history of Sino-Forest Corp.
Individual investors may be moving back into stocks, as gains in the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index this month occur at the start of the trading day, the time when they enter most transactions, Bespoke Investment Group LLC said.
The biggest first-quarter rally by the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index since 1998 has driven bearishness down to levels that warrant caution on U.S. stocks, according to analysts who uses charts to predict markets.
The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index topped its February peak yesterday with fewer stocks driving the rally, meaning investors should buy individual equities rather than trust that bets on the entire market will be profitable, Bespoke Investment Group said.