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Year-End Stock Market Sell-Off a Possibility

Year-End Stock Market Sell-Off a Possibility

The markets exhibit a different tone now. Gone are the days when positives ruled. A day at this time could go anywhere, including north in the first half and a deep south at the end. One such day was November 14. The rally which began at the start o..

Local Startup Investment Not Profitable as Stocks

Local Startup Investment Not Profitable as Stocks

Investments made by New Mexico in small companies located in the state are not showing the desired results. Startup companies funded by New Mexico's State Investment Council are not giving back the same returns as stock index funds managed by Wa..

Asian Shares Go North After Leaders Back Easy Money

Asian Shares Go North After Leaders Back Easy Money

Asian shares went up on October 16 after finance leaders appealed to International Monetary Fund (IMF) during the weekend to continue its policies of minimal interest rates. This move will help various countries to continue their economic recoveries..

Lufthansa Buys Stake in Air Berlin

Lufthansa Buys Stake in Air Berlin

On Thursday, Lufthansa signed a $249 million deal to buy parts of Air Berlin to use their assets and quickly expand their Eurowings budget business. Following this announcement, shares of Lufthansa jumped more than 3% marking their highest level in ..

UBS Reports San Francisco Overvalued

UBS Reports San Francisco Overvalued

As per the Union Bank of Switzerland (UBS)-published Global Real Estate Bubble Index, the city of San Francisco can be counted as one of the more overpriced metropolises in the world. The September 28-released report also states that the city is hur..

Dollar Rises with US Job Openings at Record High

Dollar Rises with US Job Openings at Record High

The dollar rose to a one-week high on Tuesday after the Labor Department reported that U.S. job openings have a reached a record high in June.The Labor Department said on Tuesday that job openings, a measure of labor demand, increased 461,000 to a s..

VIX Hits Record Lows

VIX Hits Record Lows

The stock markets are extremely choppy at present. The VIX or the CBOE Volatility Index dipped to scrape 8.84 on July 26. The number is its lowest point in the stock market's history. The VIX, which is utilized to measure concern in Standard &am..