Pension fund panic led to Bank of England’s emergency intervention

Pension fund panic led to Bank of England’s emergency intervention

The Bank of England on Wednesday launched a historic intervention in the UK bond market in order to shore up financial stability, with markets in disarray following the new government’s fiscal policy announcements. Bloomberg | Bloomberg | Getty Images LONDON – The Bank of England launched a historic intervention to stabilize the UK economy, announcing … Read more

Here’s two ways to play the volatility and two stocks to scoop up

Here’s two ways to play the volatility and two stocks to scoop up

Last week’s more than 4% drop in the S&P 500 wasn’t unusual. In the current quarter alone, the large-cap index has moved by a similar amount on seven occasions. How are professional investors trading amid such volatility, and what are they buying? Hedging bets Speaking to CNBC “Pro Talks,” Investment Director Neil Veitch of SVM … Read more

In this turbulent market, there are opportunities everywhere

In this turbulent market, opportunities abound, according to JPMorgan’s Mary Callahan Erdoes. Stocks have been trading in a bear market this year as investors navigate inflation, Federal Reserve interest rate hikes and talk of a potential recession. On Wednesday, the S&P 500 rebounded after hitting a fresh low for the year in the prior session. … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Wednesday, September 28

Traders on the floor of the NYSE, Sept. 27, 2022. Source: NYSE Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Looking for a bottom For a while it looked hopeful US stock markets had fallen as far as they could this year. Since June, stocks had been … Read more

key stock market drivers and how he’s trading the market

It’s been a tough year for markets, as investors grapple with a strong US dollar, stubbornly high consumer prices and the prospect of higher-for-longer interest rate hikes. “The market backdrop is very much dominated by the actions of central banks and what appears to be increasingly hawkish rhetoric. It will be the path of inflation, … Read more

Stock futures fall after S&P 500 hits new low for the year; 10-year Treasury yield briefly tops 4%

CNBC Pro: Credit Suisse says now’s the time to buy two green hydrogen stocks — and gives one over 200% upside Credit Suisse says it’s time to enter the green hydrogen sector, with a number of catalysts set to drive the clean energy powerhouse. “Green hydrogen is a growth market — we increase our 2030 … Read more

FedEx, McDonald’s, Lucid and more

Here are Tuesday’s biggest calls on Wall Street. Goldman Sachs downgrades Keurig Dr Pepper to neutral from buy Goldman said it sees increased risk to Keurig ‘s margins amid higher coffee prices. “We now see a more balanced risk/reward and therefore downgrade the stock to a Neutral rating from a Buy given our expectation that … Read more

5 things to know before the stock market opens Tuesday, September 27

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York, September 26, 2022. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Here are the most important news items that investors need to start their trading day: 1. Stocks try to shake it off, again US stock futures were headed for a higher open Tuesday … Read more

Fed rate hikes have made some corporate bonds very attractive. How to profit from it

As stocks sink and interest rates rise, investors are getting more excited about corporate bonds than they’ve been in a generation. One side effect of Federal Reserve tightening policy is it has made interest rates go up everywhere — including in the corporate bond market. But as pros point out, investors need to be careful … Read more

Dan Niles reveals how the Santori Fund is beating the market

This year’s bear market has left many investors deep in the red, but Dan Niles says his Satori Fund has bucked the trend. Niles said the US-focused long-short equity fund is up this year, outperforming the S&P 500, which has declined around 20% in the same period. He did not disclose the fund’s exact performance. … Read more